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Old 09-07-2010, 01:21 AM
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The day has come for my h23

Bleh.. So I was driving home from my girls house tonight and right when I was about to pull into my neighborhood my engine just started knocking like a b!tch. It's such a terrible feeling and a awful noise as well. I had to get my dad to pull my lude into the hood. Hopefully i get an upgrade. Bye bye h23... Unless your rebuildable for a reasonable price...

Idk how I'm even gonna get it to the shop cause it's to f$&@in low for a wrecker and or tow truck. Idk what I'm gonna do..
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Old 09-07-2010, 01:29 AM
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Re: The day has come for my h23

damn bro sorry for your luck that sucks...if i wasn't on the non vtec band wagon id say whooo hooo h22a but secretly id like to see a h23 turbo out of all of this =)
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Old 09-07-2010, 08:00 AM
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Re: The day has come for my h23

Damn brojay, sorry to hear that. I'm sure you can figure out SOME way to get your whip onto a tow truck.

In the mean time, keep us updated.
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Old 09-07-2010, 10:36 AM
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Re: The day has come for my h23

I'll defintely update you guys. Hopefully I get a h22. I need a dose of vtec ahaha
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Old 09-07-2010, 12:45 PM
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Re: The day has come for my h23

What better motivation for get an awesome motor than to have your old one take a dump? I see this misfortune as a blessing in disguise. I dunno what kind of budget you're working with, but H22 longblocks can be had for fairly resonable prices.
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Yeah I'm feelin an h22. I'd love to try for a h23vtec but I'm just not sure..
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O the epic debate: H22 or H23. all up to what u want man, and how much $ u got
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its time for building!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! gl bro
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O the epic debate: H22 or H23. all up to what u want man, and how much $ u got
h23 turbo. wish i did it
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Yeah I'm feelin an h22. I'd love to try for a h23vtec but I'm just not sure..
You want my H22? Maybe I'll just sell it and turbo my H23. lol
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Re: The day has come for my h23

take the front bumper off to tow it
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take the front bumper off to tow it
And the rear bumper. And the exhaust. lol
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Re: The day has come for my h23

And then sell me that exhaust
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Re: The day has come for my h23

damn haven't been on here in a while but landon, keep your baby ;) haha
dude, h23 vtec that hoe. or drop the h22 in it
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Re: The day has come for my h23

Go to and lumber yard and get you some 8x2's that are 16 foot long and call a flat bed tow truck. Thats how I roll.
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are you 100% sure its knocking?
but yea ... dat sucks alot if it is man
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Re: The day has come for my h23

adjust your coils all the way up and be monster truck.. and take your front lip off.. if yours is like mine its fiberglass and that sh!t will break EASY! Goodluck with your decision.. h22a ftw though!
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oh man im very sorry to hear that. Any idea of where your going to go next?
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damn haven't been on here in a while but landon, keep your baby ;) haha
dude, h23 vtec that hoe. or drop the h22 in it
i gota H22 head im about to try to get rid of. If interested i got you man!!!
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Woo hoo we got my baby on the tow truck using some pieces of wood we had lying around. The shop is supposed to call tomorrow and let us know what the issue is.
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Check this sh!t out! A guy in Oklahoma doing a j-series swap in his fifth gen.. Lucky man.
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