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K SWAP GUIDE (PART 2) How to install: 4 piston racing, hybrid racing, circuit hero, TODA, and spoon sports.

K SWAP GUIDE (PART 2) How to install: 4 piston racing, hybrid racing, circuit hero, TODA, and spoon sports.

This week’s blog post marks the third installment of my K swap guide (the first was the prologue). This week I will be doing a thorough write up of how to install: 4piston racing oil pump. Spoon sports baffled oil pan. TODA timing chain. Hybrid racing timing chain tensioner. Circuit hero lower timing chain guide. If you’re new here, or just haven’t read the first two articles. You can get yourself caught up by clicking the links below. http://functiontheory.com/2019/08/k-swap-guide-the-prologue/ http://functiontheory.com/2019/09/k-swap-guide-part-one-rbc-rrc-manifold-throttle-body-tech-ep3-adjustable-pulley/…

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Chester’s FK8

Chester’s FK8

A few weeks ago at the Vegas Drift event I stumbled across Chester’s Civic Type R, which at the time I did not know it was Chester’s or even who Chester was. It was parked inside the event next to a few other drift cars, all incognito just like a wolf amongst sheep, and for me it was amazing to see such a tastefully built FK8 here in Vegas. When I did a write up on the Vegas Drift event…

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Patrick’s (track car) Integra

Patrick’s (track car) Integra

You’ve seen the feature of his S2000… Now let’s dive into the build of his FF track car. Patrick has had this car for almost 6 years now and we aren’t talking about just regular driving miles. No, we are talking all out, complete lack of respect for, maximum track attack miles. The kind of miles where all you see is red, where you only live one lap at a time, glueing your eyes to the AIM as you pass…

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Whats Up with ERIC’s Car?! plus k20 how to install.

Whats Up with ERIC’s Car?! plus k20 how to install.

If you read the last blog post about my brother’s (Eric) car, you’ll know he was half way back to D.C. from Oklahoma when his transmission decided to give up the ghost. You can read all about it here>>>>> http://functiontheory.com/2018/11/erics-car-we-can-rebuild-we-have-the-technology/ So hopefully you’re all caught up to date or, none of this going forward will make much sense. As most people with K20’s know things aren’t cheap, and having your transmission rebuilt is one of them. Since both Eric’s car…

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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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SPOON SPORTS/TYPE ONE

SPOON SPORTS/TYPE ONE

               Recently one of my good friends was able to go to Japan. while he was there he was able to go to the infamous spoon/type one shop. Below are some pictures from his adventure.

THE CHALLENGE

THE CHALLENGE

              Honda purist unite for this awesome video about the best Honda ever made. The INTEGRA TYPE R. this video showcases the type r in its natural habitat, and truly shows off every amazing aspect of the iconic car. The Challenge from Expressions Realia on Vimeo.

Stickydiljoe.com presents the RYWIRE ITR build

Stickydiljoe.com presents the RYWIRE ITR build

Stickydiljoe.com has had the opportunity to get with Ryan from rywire, and document this amazing type r build. we have been following it from the start. but with part 4 debuted last night. i just couldn’t resist posting it. the car is just flat out amazing. Below is the part 4 article from stickydiljoe.com. there is also links at the bottom of parts 1, 2, and 3. please enjoy. It’s been almost three months since the last update, but late…

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WEKFEST Fort Worth

WEKFEST Fort Worth

                                  As always the Wekfest shows are sick. i was especially excited  For the Texas stop The Midwest guys are really killing lately. For this stop i drove my functional car round trip total of 2600 miles from Vegas to Fort worth and back to see it. i will be doing a separate write up about our adventures in driving down there later this week.  I was happy to see a lot more functional cars in the mix this time….

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