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Old 06-03-2011, 10:01 PM
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Bought new car few questions thanks guys in advance

wow just read a few pages of prelude forums, you guys are an awesome family and look after each other.
i just bought a 2000 prelude, and it has a jdm h22 swap, grat car i destroyed a toyota celica gt today, but i got owned by and r8 lol anyways at idle, theres like a howl, and under hard throttle theres like a whistle in the engine, could it be a vaccum line? thanks guys <3 u lol
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Re: Bought new car few questions thanks guys in advance

Whistle could be vac leak.

What is the car idling at? You have standard or auto?
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it idles perfectly normal, and yes boss it is a manual
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Re: Bought new car few questions thanks guys in advance

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it idles perfectly normal, and yes boss it is a manual
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my short ram intake tends to whistle every once in a while, is your car all stock? welcome to the site and post up some pics of your ride!
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wow just read a few pages of prelude forums, you guys are an awesome family and look after each other.
i just bought a 2000 prelude, and it has a jdm h22 swap, grat car i destroyed a toyota celica gt today, but i got owned by and r8 lol anyways at idle, theres like a howl, and under hard throttle theres like a whistle in the engine, could it be a vaccum line? thanks guys <3 u lol



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heres a picture of my ride, its got injen cai , dc headers, exhaust...the usual its just the whine that i hate when i accelerate partially hard
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Re: Bought new car few questions thanks guys in advance

That's just your intake. My old Accord (H22 powered, lol) had an aftermarket intake on it and it whistled and howled like that.
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Try cleaning the filter or removing it for a minute to see if the whistle stops.
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Re: Bought new car few questions thanks guys in advance

Definitely just the intake.. mine does it too. Nice Konig wheels.. I almost bought those for my lude.
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damn i was right about something! lol. im startin to get good at this crap lol, learned almost all of it here though. OP: i like your car, looks really clean
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