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  1. Turbocharger for TSX in 2020

    1st Gen - Engine, ...
    Hey everyone, you know what year it is. We've gotten through the pandemic. The impossible has happened. I'm hoping the impossible is possible for my car. I've been doing some research on the possibility for a turbo to be installed on a TSX with a stock k24a2 and I've seen a guy on YouTube...
  2. 2006 Sleeper Turbo Build - TX

    TSX Build Threads
    A quick history on my car: So last year I've got my 2006 TSX 6MT from a Dodge Dealership in rural Texas as a cash car. Someone before me did some work on the head but reused the same chain, tensioner, guides, head gasket, and stretched head bolts. So about two months after I bought the car the...
  3. Oil leaking and burning after turbo install

    1st Gen - Engine, ...
    Hey I just turbocharged my 07 Acura Tsx and I am in the process of tuning it... But my car smokes like none other, white smoke that looks like its coming from below the turbo, exhaust side only, if it helps it smells like burnt toast. Also there is still a small drip coming from my oil sandwich...
  4. Fuel injectors for turbo on 1st gen tsx

    1st Gen - Engine, ...
    Acura TSX 04-08 T3 ProStreet Turbo Kit - Full-Race.com I'm seriously considering buying that kit for my car this summer, but it doesn't come with fuel pump or injectors. Any one know where to get some that will work well with the kit, or have another turbo kit they would recommend buying?
  5. Consumer Reports Finds Small Turbo Engines Don't Deliver

    Automotive Discussion
    Consumer Reports Finds Small Turbo Engines Don't Deliver on Fuel Economy Claims Small turbocharged engines are marketed as delivering the power of a large engine, with the fuel economy of a smaller 1. That's a tempting proposition, but our testing shows these small-displacement turbos are not...
  6. My Next Mod Car

    1st Gen - General Car Topics
    So I don't have a TSX yet, I have a 97 Accord. But I've always loved Hondas- more specifically VTEC. So in search of my next car I found the TSX. Its powerful, good on gas and a VTEC engine. Plus I wanted a 4 door sedan that wasn't too big. But now after finding the next car I want, I need...
  7. New to the club, 2006 TSX bone stock...any performance ideas?

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    Hi all! My name is Jason and im brand new to the club! I just brought home a 2006 Acura TSX super nice shape 60K, AT, deep green pearl, beige leather, BONE STOCK! I really want to work on the motor first, and I have the cash to do it right too. Please anyone with some ideas that can point me...
  8. Next Mitsubishi Lancer Evo to be Hybrid; Not Turbo

    Automotive Discussion
    Next Mitsubishi Lancer Evo to Drop Turbo for Plugin Hybrid System Electric Motor Say goodbye to the sweet whining of the turbocharger in the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution. According to sources, the next-generation Lancer Evo XI will be a plug-in hybrid sedan that uses an electric-motor instead...
  9. 2011 Infiniti G25

    Automotive Discussion
    2011 Infiniti G25 is Coming but No Turbo Every auto show seems to spawn as many rumors as concepts, and though the rumors out of the 2010 Detroit Auto Show have been sparing thus far, the latest is a fun one. We recently reported that the 2011 Infiniti G sedan would get a turbocharged...
  10. Build or Boost?

    1st Gen - Engine, ...
    Im ready to get some serious power going, but i need some help from the community choosing my path. I am torn between boost and going NA. For boost, i would turbo the car using the kit from [email protected] He made 470whp on the stock motor. Big Ben was making serious power until he lost...
  11. Volvo to go 4 Cylinder Only

    Automotive Discussion
    Volvo to go 4 Cylinder Only Engine downsizing is nothing new in this world of ever-tightening emissions regulations, but one automaker is making a bold push well ahead of any government mandates. Sources within Volvo say the Swedish automaker is moving towards a four-cylinder only lineup. A...
  12. Turbo Diesel Article

    2nd Gen - General Car Topics
    Honda Reworks Acura into Fuel-Efficient Diesel By LAWRENCE ULRICH New York Times Consumers will have the option of choosing a diesel version of the 2009 Acura TSX. Honda has spent decades establishing a reputation for fuel efficiency. But nothing in its current lineup, including its Civic...
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