can i put a twin turbo on a civic coupe 99? how much will it cost?

Julio Olano
0

Asked by Julio Aug 06, 2009 at 05:59 PM about the 1999 Honda Civic

Question type: Car Customization

6 Answers

Roman Kolumnos
265

Here is the problem... to set up a custom twin turbo system you will need to spend a lot of time and money to plan out the custom piping, which incidentally is the most expensive part of ANY turbo setup and it won't even be worth it in terms of efficiency and performance. Why would you even want a twin turbo setup for a 4 cyl? Is this for drag racing, track racing, or "spirited driving"? You plan on using your stock b16 motor? I recommend you purchase a $3-4k complete bolt-on turbo kit (www.turbo-kits.com) with a T3/T4 turbo and a PEAKBOOST (important, it will reduce turbo lag and increase HP by at least 20hp @ 8psi) manifold. If you want massive power, swap in a K24 4 cyl engine from an Acura TSX and turbo that. It can produce as much as 500+hp on stock internals. Make sure you upgrade that clutch...

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
Chuck Lapitan
35

it is technically possible but all the mods you need to accomplish this would cost you an arm and a leg. to add to that, honda engines down handle heavy boost as much as a nissan or mitsubishi engine. it will sound cool to pull off this mod but it aint worth it. you wont get that much power out of it anyway, not to mention all the headaches you need to go through. better get a turbo kit and a matching computer box, pistons and fuel system. then tune it on the dyno. that way you are sure to gain a lot compared to the chopsuey twin turbo fabrication

Jesse Lemieux
45

i dont remember to much how the 99 civic so i have a 2 answers one if its a 4cyl. or a 4 cyl. in general then no dont even try to much power for the block and internals to and handle if its v6 small turbos only the small honda motor wont handle any thing big and it will be a pain to make the intake compatable with a twin turbo single not that bad if you do manage something your next and best idea you could have is an inner-cooler best thing for performance either that or just a cold air intake other wise your ramming warm air intake a combustion chamber cooling it down get a bigger boost.

jml12345
1,855

anything is possible,but i wouldnt do it. no room in that little shit.

Calvin Grant
0

I know this is old but Jesse is Wong you can but its not worth it yes but I have a d16y8 pushing 600hp

Calvin Grant
0

And its my dd

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Civic
Looking for a Used Civic in your area?
CarGurus has 57,943 nationwide Civic listings starting at $950.
ZIP:

Search Honda Civic Questions

Honda Civic Experts

#1 Takoda Fraser
Takoda Fraser
Reputation 890
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 770
#3 Jonathan Ford
Jonathan Ford
Reputation 610
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord"
1,133 Great Deals out of 73,423 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Corolla"
838 Great Deals out of 52,794 listings starting at $999
Used Honda Civic Coupe"
254 Great Deals out of 13,210 listings starting at $1,999
Used Toyota Camry"
1,238 Great Deals out of 76,982 listings starting at $1,200
Used Nissan Altima"
939 Great Deals out of 71,246 listings starting at $700
Used Honda CR-V"
652 Great Deals out of 50,908 listings starting at $1,499
Used Nissan Sentra"
446 Great Deals out of 37,478 listings starting at $1,450
Used Hyundai Elantra"
560 Great Deals out of 44,490 listings starting at $1,480
Used Volkswagen Jetta"
570 Great Deals out of 29,931 listings starting at $1,395
Used Ford Focus"
882 Great Deals out of 56,238 listings starting at $1,400
Used Ford Mustang"
735 Great Deals out of 31,327 listings starting at $1,800
Used Acura TL"
240 Great Deals out of 6,194 listings starting at $1,990

Used Cars For Sale

2015 Honda Civic For Sale
12 Great Deals out of 36,163 listings starting at $16,395
2014 Honda Civic For Sale
67 Great Deals out of 1,928 listings starting at $12,559
2013 Honda Civic For Sale
150 Great Deals out of 3,566 listings starting at $10,871
2012 Honda Civic For Sale
199 Great Deals out of 6,112 listings starting at $7,360
2011 Honda Civic For Sale
36 Great Deals out of 636 listings starting at $7,561