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Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 09-14-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By carwhisperer
Thanks for the help. It started this evening. I...

Thanks for the help. It started this evening. I think the main problem was the wire I had soldered into run the coils was bad. I started it 3-4 times but then it wouldn't start again and it was time...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 09-09-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By carwhisperer
Yes it appears that the 18 pin connectors do...

Yes it appears that the 18 pin connectors do match up to wire colors. I cranked some today and got the injectors working presumably. In fact, I could smell and see raw fuel coming out of the exhaust....
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 09-09-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By carwhisperer
I'm not with the car to check right now. I...

I'm not with the car to check right now. I remember my OBD1 Civics having a MAP sensor on top of the throttle body but this doesn't have one there. Where does the MAP sensor normally go?

I know I...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 09-08-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By carwhisperer
74 C32 VW Beetle Spark but won't start.

I have another thread about this car but wanted to be specific to the current presenting issue. The car made noise today. I put a cheap eBay fuel pump in the tank with a modified Honda drop in. I ran...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 03-24-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By carwhisperer
https://image.ibb.co/nkXZn7/5091_F1_EB_3783_4_F20_...

https://image.ibb.co/nkXZn7/5091_F1_EB_3783_4_F20_B9_CB_BC6_B68109_D5_C.jpg
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 03-24-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By carwhisperer
Inner CV joint tri-bearing same in legend/RL?

One of my inner CV joint triple bearings is missing a bearing. It is not the one shown in this picture. I want to go to the JY tomorrow to get just that. I donít want to replace the whole shaft...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 02-12-2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 328
Posted By carwhisperer
That last picture is as far as I’ve gotten with...

That last picture is as far as I’ve gotten with the wiring. See my other thread about progress on other aspects of the build.
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 02-11-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By carwhisperer
Started working on the front engine mounts. Those...

Started working on the front engine mounts. Those are urethane bushings for leaf springs
https://image.ibb.co/ccvXan/C8_A463_A8_BF20_4_C0_B_A2_F9_CEEC3_C5_F6_BB1.jpg...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 02-07-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By carwhisperer
Thanks! I remade the driver's side engine...

Thanks!

I remade the driver's side engine mount and took off the AC compressor and now I can get the drivetrain where I want it. In fact, I think I will lift it up 1 to 2 inches. I mocked up the...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 02-07-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By carwhisperer
https://image.ibb.co/djKgw6/D7_C58484_6_C0_F_4_DC0...

https://image.ibb.co/djKgw6/D7_C58484_6_C0_F_4_DC0_872_B_C99_BF2_CD9_CEE.jpg
https://image.ibb.co/ew4EG6/FDBB0_A24_10_DB_4_C32_A9_A9_AA17_BF6_F473_C.jpg...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 02-07-2018, 07:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By carwhisperer
https://image.ibb.co/fARGUR/37_B924_EB_50_D2_4_B55...

https://image.ibb.co/fARGUR/37_B924_EB_50_D2_4_B55_8_AA0_B941_DB1_D0942.jpg
https://image.ibb.co/hddkOm/022_A7756_E40_F_43_DB_905_B_36_BF5221216_C.jpg...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 01-22-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By carwhisperer
Cool. So I assume the 5 spd FW and the crank...

Cool. So I assume the 5 spd FW and the crank pulley are lighter?
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 01-21-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By carwhisperer
https://image.ibb.co/b3DUOb/7592_A578_983_E_44_C5_...

https://image.ibb.co/b3DUOb/7592_A578_983_E_44_C5_93_A1_10_F7_A498538_B.jpg
https://image.ibb.co/erjQww/568692_C0_F408_4_FAC_BEA9_DA56_E525843_F.jpg...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 01-20-2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By carwhisperer
https://image.ibb.co/fxuOgw/DBAA0_DCE_6142_475_D_9...

https://image.ibb.co/fxuOgw/DBAA0_DCE_6142_475_D_9573_DC4_F56754_ABA.jpg
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 01-20-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By carwhisperer
“Progress” ...

“Progress”
http://https://image.ibb.co/fxuOgw/DBAA0_DCE_6142_475_D_9573_DC4_F56754_ABA.jpg
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 01-15-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By carwhisperer
I made a cart to roll the drivetrain in. It is...

I made a cart to roll the drivetrain in. It is height adjustable at three points. My next planned step is to remove the rear apron, roll the cart under the car and see where I need to cut. ...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-06-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
Done! I also sent you a friend request. That...

Done!

I also sent you a friend request. That manifold looks really cool. I'm sure you considered a lot of options before doing that much work.
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-06-2018, 10:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 681
Posted By carwhisperer
I searched and couldn't find the link. For now I...

I searched and couldn't find the link. For now I plan to run the stock PX9 ECU. I plan to remotely mount the EGR valve and sensor and the VIM solenoids. The ECU will still be operate them and not...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-06-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
Sounds pretty cool. I'd love to see some pictures...

Sounds pretty cool. I'd love to see some pictures but I couldn't find you by searching on that email. When you say you are the only person with a custom intake manifold, you must mean in a Legend...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-05-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
Porsche 944 turbo Brembos. It's nearly a bolt on...

Porsche 944 turbo Brembos. It's nearly a bolt on deal on a Super.
http://preview.ibb.co/g87dam/9_E2_DD205_6_EE7_4_C75_A708_AE7486102155.jpg...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-05-2018, 04:03 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
Thanks for the encouragement. The Valdez was a...

Thanks for the encouragement. The Valdez was a long time ago, but still a good descriptor.
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-05-2018, 12:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
Let's not be too hasty here. I still very well...

Let's not be too hasty here. I still very well could be blowing smoke, haha. But I have managed to buy a 74 Super Beetle, swap the front brakes to giant Porsche Brembos, buy a 93 T2/6 speed and flip...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-04-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
Yes. Mid engine. I flipped the intake backward so...

Yes. Mid engine. I flipped the intake backward so that I could access the throttle body from the back of the car. According to my measurements, I will need to cut out the rear package tray but should...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-04-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
Thanks for the info. That makes sense. I think...

Thanks for the info. That makes sense. I think the C engines are really cool, albeit old. I did watch a video of some of that racing and took a screenshot of a C32A. It looks like it has some sort of...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-04-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
I see. That looks like a pretty expensive...

I see. That looks like a pretty expensive transaxle to use with a 20 year old engine. Why would someone use a C32A when you can get 50+ more hp stock from a J series? The reasons I was attracted to...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-03-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
Awesome video. Looks like you are pretty...

Awesome video. Looks like you are pretty competitive too. Do you use the Legend transaxle? 5 speed or 6 speed? How can I find out more about your build?
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-03-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
I don't know, but what chassis do you road race...

I don't know, but what chassis do you road race with a C32A? Is it a legend? NSX? This forum seems to almost be a ghost town. I realize I am a good 10 years late to the longitudinal C engine party,...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 01-03-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
Can you describe what you did with your manifold...

Can you describe what you did with your manifold or post a link or picture? When I had mine apart I considered several ways to simplify things but couldn't really figure out an elegant way to make...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-26-2017, 07:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By carwhisperer
Googling found this. Is it just the cold air...

Googling found this. Is it just the cold air intake or is it the entire manifold?
http://image.superstreetonline.com/f/9345093+w+h+q80+re0+cr1/0609_htup_24z%2B1991_acura_legend%2Bengine.jpg
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-26-2017, 07:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By carwhisperer
Would it kill you to post a picture?:) I'd...

Would it kill you to post a picture?:)

I'd love to see it. Does it have a variable length feature? Is it one piece, two piece, 3 piece? I'll save what's left of the thousand words and wait for the...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 12-23-2017, 07:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By carwhisperer
I think it's a great idea. I flipped the intake...

I think it's a great idea. I flipped the intake front to back for my VW swap project. But I think a simple sheet metal intake would be better than a T1 or T2 manifold with the variable length intake...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-23-2017, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By carwhisperer
Cool. Thanks, will do.

Cool. Thanks, will do.
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-21-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By carwhisperer
Now that I know what it is, I was able to do a...

Now that I know what it is, I was able to do a little searching. According to what I read, you can unplug it and/or completely remove it and it won't throw a code. Good news! And, if my calculations...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-20-2017, 10:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By carwhisperer
If I don’t use it will I get a CEL?

If I don’t use it will I get a CEL?
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-20-2017, 07:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By carwhisperer
What does the second throttle body do?

What does the electronically operated throttle do thatís ahead of the cable operated one? Do I need it in my VW swap?
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-19-2017, 07:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 328
Posted By carwhisperer
This may not look like much progress, but it is! ...

This may not look like much progress, but it is!
https://image.ibb.co/g35KAR/DD53_CF7_F_F817_4_A5_D_8625_5_B833_C221939.jpg
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-15-2017, 03:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 328
Posted By carwhisperer
Awesome. Thanks!

Awesome. Thanks!
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-15-2017, 11:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 328
Posted By carwhisperer
I'm not really into the tucked wiring thing. I...

I'm not really into the tucked wiring thing. I mean, it's awesome, but too much work on top of what I'm already doing.

On the positive side, I found out how to see pictures of the connectors in...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-15-2017, 11:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By carwhisperer
ECU needs body control module to run?

I am working on the harness for my 93 T2 C32A/s speed VW swap. I want to make it as simple as possible, and avoid getting the ECU flashed or chipped if possible. I eliminated the variable intake...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-13-2017, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 328
Posted By carwhisperer
Engine wiring harness to ECU harness connectors

I am making a wiring harness for my C32A powered VW project. I am trying to simplify and get rid of unneeded wires. I find reference to the following connectors on Prodemand: C114, C199, C200, C326,...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 12-12-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 681
Posted By carwhisperer
Another ECU tuning Question

I am working on a TII/6 speed swap into a VW. I turned the intake manifold backwards and eliminated the variable intake butterfly system. I also removed/capped the EGR system and that second Throttle...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-11-2017, 09:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 220
Posted By carwhisperer
Haha thanks!

Haha thanks!
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-06-2017, 09:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 240
Posted By carwhisperer
😂 Haha Thanks!

😂
Haha Thanks!
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-06-2017, 09:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 220
Posted By carwhisperer
Ok I officially feel stupid. While turning the...

Ok I officially feel stupid. While turning the crank with it in gear I stuck my finger in the empty axle hole and can feel it turning
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-06-2017, 02:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 220
Posted By carwhisperer
I know that you mean, because it has an open dif....

I know that you mean, because it has an open dif. I only have one axle in now. I'll get a friend to look in and see if the other side is turning. I think I will also try turning the engine over by...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-06-2017, 09:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 382
Posted By carwhisperer
https://preview.ibb.co/gEpfjb/83_D97409_B499_40_AB...

https://preview.ibb.co/gEpfjb/83_D97409_B499_40_AB_BE80_425330_D089_CF.jpg
https://preview.ibb.co/d0bt4b/AD446240_7551_435_D_A24_E_593_D1957_F49_C.jpg
Here is the welder I'm using...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-06-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 382
Posted By carwhisperer
"progress" ...

"progress"
https://preview.ibb.co/mXU2xw/8_E563896_C237_44_B0_AF7_C_131_D31_A7_DDDA.jpg
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-05-2017, 07:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 220
Posted By carwhisperer
No engagement of any gears. 93 6 speed

After I brought my 93 T2 6 speed drivetrain home I found that no matter what gear I put it in I can turn the Axle (engine stopped of course).
Obviously something bad is wrong. Shifting feels tight...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-05-2017, 07:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 240
Posted By carwhisperer
It was a 6 speed manual donor. Thanks I will just...

It was a 6 speed manual donor. Thanks I will just un liquid cool the dif.
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 12-04-2017, 09:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 382
Posted By carwhisperer
More "progress", or at least more cutting stuff...

More "progress", or at least more cutting stuff up. I have always had trouble making welds that are fluid tight. I only started welding aluminum (MIG spool gun) two years ago but even when I try to...
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