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Old 08-19-2008, 12:22 PM   #11
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VTEC just kicked in yo!

Below 3 grand is cruising territory. Go beyond it and you'll see, feel and hear some serious ****... In every day driving I actually never rev higher than 3 grand.

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Old 08-19-2008, 01:02 PM   #12
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+1 on the different cam profile. 3K is the sweet is even more pronounced with a CAI w/tune.
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Old 08-19-2008, 03:19 PM   #13
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Damn, all this time I thought we had VTEC!!! I noticed this too when I first bought this car. You dont have to go completely full throttle to feel it. Mine is stock, at least to my knowledge.
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Old 08-19-2008, 07:03 PM   #14
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3' is where it starts if you were to go from Idle to redline at WOT - even pull to the top. But when zipping around in traffic - I like to keep it around 4' so when I drop the hammer I pull away like the devil ! Not nearly as aggressive at 3' when dealing with traffic.
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