Honda H23 Turbo First Start
First start of forged h23 turbo after almost 2 years of slowly collecting parts and putting it back together. No doubt there will be a few more bugs to iron out, but it's finally running :) Sounds a bit tractor-like i know, and there was a fair bit of smoke from the Exhaust but i guess that's normal at this stage...
how to turbo your honda over the weekend
UPDATE: for all those who think this method means the motor wont last, here is a video from friday april 5th 2013 of the car still running strong, its been over a year and around 10k miles of hard beating. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Kc_ZjkqsoY&feature=youtu.be UPDATE: ALSO CHECK OUT MY SECOND VIDEO ON HOW TO turbo YOUR HONDA you can see it here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLARm9Pk-7Y this video shows the steps to turbo your honda in a couple days with upgraded internals and not removing the engine or doing any machine work. also for those saying you need to do some sort of easy break in period i think you need to read this article , the old fashioned ways are long gone http://www.mototuneusa.com/break_in_secrets.htm
Death & Rebirth Of Turbo Hatch
Crashed one day while racing. and this is the car's road to recovery! i dont own the song: Pursuit of happiness By. Kid Cudi I do own all the pictures by the way! :D