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Old 10-07-2008, 05:59 PM
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98 prelude help

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what road do you guys think i should go down......keeping my auto and supercharging it and making it a show car (panda theme) or saving up money, 5spd swap, then turbo????
(reminder i am 17 years old) but that doesn't really have much to do with it thanks
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Re: 98 prelude help

bro whats good it depends if u go for the panda look for show stay auto alot of people are goign to say get the swap i mean really it comes down to what u want FTWWWW
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Re: 98 prelude help

steve you should do both. you should keep the panda theme and maybe go show style later down the road.

5spd swap is the way to go. even if you show the car a manual will gain you so much more love at the shows.

my vote is 5spd.
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Re: 98 prelude help

honesty run your tranny till the ground..its going to go sooner or later, its almost a fact.

so until then, save your money for the 5spd swap, after your done with the swap save up for supercharging it then the panda theme
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Re: 98 prelude help

well i just got a new tranny put in cause i drove the other to the ground but didnt have enough for a 5 spd swap so would the option be super or turbo charged because i know a lot of people go with turbo but is supercharging even worth anything good with the ludes???
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Re: 98 prelude help

yeah but if you go with a sc or turbo, wouldn't you have to rebuild your tranny to handle the power?
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Re: 98 prelude help

supercharge and show car
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Re: 98 prelude help

5speed and supercharge. a buddy of mine had a white 5g with a JRSC on quite a few lbs, and it kept up with a gsr boosted to 345whp. I'm not sure what he was putting out to the wheels, but that bittch was bad (until he hit a telephone pole)

Oh and from what I hear, the 5g auto cant handle much more than basic bolt ons. So I dont think you have much of an option for keeping the auto if you wanna go FI
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Re: 98 prelude help

5 speed, supercharger, and fix your wheels because who ever rotated them last did it wrong (look at your sig pic you'll see what im talking about oh and the blades should be going the way ur front one is)
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Re: 98 prelude help

Id just buy a new 5speed, and do a turbo or whatever.
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Re: 98 prelude help

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5speed and supercharge. a buddy of mine had a white 5g with a JRSC on quite a few lbs, and it kept up with a gsr boosted to 345whp. I'm not sure what he was putting out to the wheels, but that bittch was bad (until he hit a telephone pole)

Oh and from what I hear, the 5g auto cant handle much more than basic bolt ons. So I dont think you have much of an option for keeping the auto if you wanna go FI
sounds like some good horsepower..sucks he hit a pole tho
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sounds like some good horsepower..sucks he hit a pole tho
yea ... it stuck me to the seat ...
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yea ... it stuck me to the seat ...
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