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Old 28th April 2008, 19:00   #1
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Default Honda Civic R18 TURBO Build

Man...Machine…MADNESS.!!!

The car was put together last weekend…...put this thread on behalf of cinclaturbo

The Car:
Honda Civic 1.8v. June 2007.
Odo ~2400km
Existing mods….Tanabe SS Exhaust, Mugen Replica BodyKit , Angel Eyes w/ HID. Lenso wheels and Good Year Tyres.

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Thought he’ll keep the car stock for at least a year!…He really tried…honest.!


The Stuff

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I guess the pictures speak for itself.

The People.

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Uncle(bobby), financier…Tuner and chief test driver.!!

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Sharan: Instigator…and everything else not covered by uncle.

The Photographer(!)
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Gulzar aka ‘shipwreck'. All photos in this thread are my humble contribution.
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Old 28th April 2008, 19:13   #2
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Very nice & impressive! Another in-house effort eh!!

Can we have some more details please??
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Old 28th April 2008, 19:22   #3
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Looks lovely, we're starving for more info.
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Old 28th April 2008, 19:26   #4
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Default The Build

The Cat removed & waiting fro the turbo. Green Peace is not going to be happy…
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The turbo installed…still quite a bit of work left.
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Wiring the AEM
Cincla’s worst nightmare…actually he done a few ECU’s before..
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40yr old Boost gauge...from a plane..!! Belonging to Jayaram Senior


Inside the R18 head.
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Almost there….the last bit of the intercooler piping
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Turbo Install Completed....minus the bumper
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Test drive and mapping session...on the outskirts of B'lore
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Project Turbo Successful

Cincla you owe me one.!!
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Old 28th April 2008, 19:29   #5
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Spec on the turbo and what turbo manifold are you guys using?
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Old 28th April 2008, 20:24   #6
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Wow! this thread should be interesting. The works is done?
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Old 28th April 2008, 20:24   #7
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hello details asap!! not just a teaser ok!!
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Old 28th April 2008, 20:26   #8
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Nice... choice rims, turbo and tuner
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Old 28th April 2008, 20:30   #9
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wow very nice some under hood pics?
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Wow !!! An all in house project? is it a bolt on kit ?
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I think its a bolt on looking at the AEM Controller.

Here is what I found

Honda Civic Turbo Specialties R18 Extreme Turbo Kit at PRO Civic.com
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Great looking car. great work.
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Old 28th April 2008, 22:49   #13
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I think its a bolt on looking at the AEM Controller.

Here is what I found

Honda Civic Turbo Specialties R18 Extreme Turbo Kit at PRO Civic.com
Nice entry level kit.
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Old 28th April 2008, 22:54   #14
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Ooh la la this is turning out to be one of the meanest cars on the forum
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Old 28th April 2008, 23:30   #15
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Ooh la la this is turning out to be one of the meanest cars on the forum

well i have a mean car but its a desi built car

and built for perfection

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