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Old 09-17-2007, 08:15 AM
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mysterious mileages

This is my post number 1, so I would like to say hello at first.

I have observed that doesn't matter if its '99 or '92 preludes' mileage oscilates around 150kkm (100k miles?) - it concerns my country. It doesn't make any sense to me, and it's probably fake in most cases. My question is: are there any "prelude exclusive" ways to find out the truth? What are the mileage limits of preludes' engines? Which are the most resistant (I'm especially interested in IV generation)?

Thank you very much for your answers, I tried to search, but 15 pages of threads consisting word "mileage" is too much for me.

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Old 09-18-2007, 09:36 AM
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You mean top speed? Or gas mileage?

The US Preludes didn't have a speed governor, I'm not 100% sure of European models, or export models as i dont know where you are from. I know for sure Japanese Preludes had a speed governor - due to the ECU's.

someone correct me if i'm wrong...which i feel i am
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hmm. i think he's talking about how many miles can a honda motor can hold up for B, but to answer that question, i've seen preludes with 300000 ++ miles on them, when it comes to which is your most reliable motor in a 4th gen that would probally be the F22 found but it's also the slowest, but the H22 and H23 both are excelent motors that if taken care of can seek 300000 without any problems!!
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As long as it is well maintained, it can get 250K easily. H23's and H22's are more powerful and are "opened up" more than the F22 so they'll usualyl have a little more wear but it's not a problem if it's taken care of.
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hmm. i think he's talking about how many miles can a honda motor can hold up for B,

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my h23 wont let me go over 125. it just sits there and wont rev no higher but it wont shut fuel off or anything
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was always wondering about this, was scared when i got my car with 202k on it but read that depending on maintenance it would go to 300K and lemme tell you, some lady had this car and has the original Honda dealer book with EVERY single checkup and service written down. i was so happy.
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i am at 260k. which reminds me, i last did my t-belt at 120k. i'm on borrowed time.
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i am at 260k. which reminds me, i last did my t-belt at 120k. i'm on borrowed time.

on which engine tho?
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on which engine tho?
ya know... the sad part is, it's on the h22a. in a weird way, i'm hoping something goes. gives me an excuse to pop the type s in there, and build that puppy up.
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ive got 32,000 on my h22, h23 lasted me maybe 500 miles(it already had 160k) but i didnt rod it or anything... must have been that slut i bought it from
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