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89CivicSi
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 13, 2013 8:10 pm    Post subject:  Reply with quote

am now thinkin of some srp high cr pistons for it, any suggestions? I may turbo it, an if so will be professionally dyno tuned, yes big money but done right
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 13, 2013 8:43 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

N/A ftw
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 13, 2013 9:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

4dred6 wrote:
N/A ftw


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 13, 2013 9:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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89CivicSi
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 13, 2013 10:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

lol well need some help with block, like which would be good for rods and pistons, stay 75mm or go 75.5mm
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 14, 2013 12:18 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

stormdrop wrote:
4dred6 wrote:
N/A ftw


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89CivicSi
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 16, 2013 12:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Alright well decided im gonna scrap the b2/y8, and install it on my current a6 block pick up another d16 block and build it. so in mean times im gonna get the head cleaned and prepped for install, will be using stock pm6,a6 dizzy and injectors until I get my chipped pm6 with 2map crossover from a friend.
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89CivicSi
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 18, 2013 6:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Well got the lovely y8 head apart today Smile gonna finish cleaning her up maybe polish the ports, install new seals an clean all and any gunk in rocker assembly an vtec rocker. Pics to come shortly.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 19, 2013 1:22 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

nice
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89CivicSi
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 19, 2013 1:33 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

ya was told y8 head combined with pm6 pistons will be a lil peppy haha, gonna finish up the head tomorrow just gotta clean the valves and install new seals
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 2:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

well started off with this




the rocker assembly


zip tied to not mix up any parts while cleaning and re-assembly


caps all clean, an no the wire brush I was using on vc lol


all cleaned lubed and coated to prevent rust forming
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 2:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

got the head as clean as I think im gonna go(got tired off using lil tools for corners and tight spaces)


combustion chambers nice clean


this pic was before I smooth out an cleaned the sides of cc
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 3:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

looks awesome man
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 3:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

ya well fucked up an gotta get new valve seals Sad I thought I had put all the seats back, an well apparently I wasn't paying attention lol, so wasted em Sad
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 18, 2014 9:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

well heres a lil update that some may know from IG. I went ahead and finished my project y8 block and head, and installed it over the weekend.

Prepped for retiring the A6


pulled the radiator and support


And shes out lol


Prepping new block for install, transferred over everything I needed


Lowered here in with trans attached(soo much easier lol)


The clean head


My son decided to sit on it an do the shocker symbol lol


Head and intake mani installed


Started to button her back up


All finished except battery and intake tube
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 25, 2014 9:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Havent been on here in quite some time, so figured id come back on say hi Smile Had some recent but not major changes so il share.


Ended up having to get a new windshield, becuase of some ass who doesnt know how to cover his trailer of rocks.


New windshield, an its so different being able to see no knicks or anything lol


Idk if i posted about my Vr6 lip and visors, but ya got those and found so mint bumper lights from a 91 awd wagon couple weeks ago, an i think they look good.


Also dunno if i posted but found mud flaps too
an yes i know i need more low but the uca is tapping the top.


Hahaha had some fun at work


Changed Vc color


Head is still really clean
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 08, 2014 2:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I like the blue VC better than the hello kitty.
Is it you on CL with the A6 wanting to trade for wheels?
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 10, 2014 6:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Good stuff dude!
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2015 3:12 pm    Post subject: D15Y8 head bolts... Reply with quote

Where can I find the proper head bolts for the swap?

Thanks!
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 25, 2015 8:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

i used y8 head bolts becuase y8 block
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89CivicSi
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PostPosted: Tue May 12, 2015 2:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

well been a wee bit busy lately but heres an update on my civic










still having an issue with xenocron telling me i cant run a 2step setup in my car, told them iv converted to obd1 and am chipping my p28 but still says wont work.
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PostPosted: Wed May 13, 2015 3:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Man, it looks so good on the bottlecaps!
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PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2015 9:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Agreed!


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