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Athazagoraphobia

Athazagoraphobia

                   As I come into the home stretch portion of my K-swap I took a moment to reflect on why this has been such a time consuming swap. Nearing 2 years of not driving my civic, I have almost completely lost touch with cars. Motorcycling has pretty much taken over my life, helped influence my friends to get motorcycles, or to get more serious with motorcycles. after acquiring my Brothers FZ 09 in…

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Track Daze!

Track Daze!

In December ever purchased an NSX! since then he has been turning it into an even more impressive car than Honda designed. This weekend was its inaugural track day event, and It was also another momentous weekend because Patrick debuted his freshly K swapped civic.  While patrick had encounterd a few small glitches with his tune, and a bad TPS. Ever’s car performed flawlessly without even a minor hiccup. While the two of them were out on track enjoying their…

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My work is done

My work is done

It’s official, Erics car is all the way done, K pro and tuned by church automotive. It’s an indescribable feeling to have seen this project from start to finish, too see the happiness that his car brings him makes everything worth it. In the beginning his expectation and desire to have the fastest street dominating car was a bit unrealistic, so to convince him that a k20 would be fast when all he wanted was to beat super cars and…

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How to clean K20 Idle Air Control Valve ( IACV )

How to clean K20 Idle Air Control Valve ( IACV )

                  I am making this post because… When i first started up my brothers K swap I was first excited that it was running well,, but after a min of smooth idle it would begin to surge. Which as most Honda owners know its most likely a Throttle Position Sensor ( TPS ) issue or a IACV issue. So after checking my voltage and correctly setting the TPS the motor would still…

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The Weight Has Been Lifted

The Weight Has Been Lifted

                    As you might know if you follow my Instagram Erics car is done. HOOORAAAYY, I will finally be closing a very challenging chapter in my life. In no way am i complaining or even suggesting that I regret doing this build. However i do realize now, that i took a much rougher road along the journey then i should have.                    …

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Bitten off more than i can chew.

Bitten off more than i can chew.

                Biting off more then I can chew is a direct result of my desire to have the coolest and best of everything. Within the last 6 months some great opportunities have come my way and i didn’t have enough will power to say no. Lets go back to May2014…I might have a hard time getting the story to make sense, but just try and keep up.  My brother has always had the…

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Finished

Finished

           Upon returning from our trip across country to pick up my sick new toy. I knew I really needed to finish my cage completely, this basically was just getting bobby to get me some 16g steel plate for the a pillar dimple dies, paint the cage, interior back in, dash cut to fit, glue in the window I failed to break upon removal, and some wiring. It seems like a lot but in reality it…

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FDATL

FDATL

What an amazing weekend. I’m so glad we had the opportunity to come to FDATL. It’s as good as everyone said. the track is beautiful, it is  basically just cut through a Forrest. The fans are awesomely energetic, the track is just insane. The amout of ellivation changes is insane, and like everyone says pictures don’t do justice to how insanely steep it is. That’s not the only part that is craZy,the part leading up to the horseshoe is steep…

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