400 hp Accord - What is the transmission limit? - Drive Accord Honda Forums | radio-pro.ru
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old 08-16-2015, 01:53 PM Thread Starter
2013 Accord Coupe HFP

Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 5
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
400 hp Accord - What is the transmission limit?

So I saw this article about a custom Accord Honda is racing this year:



Most of the mods seem pretty simple and achievable (except for turbo and the legality of the cat delete).

I figure with a "few" bucks I should be able to achieve something close.

So I'm turning to the forum for answers to a few critical questions.

The biggest are concerning the transmission. I have searched all over this site, google and wikipedia. There are no complete specs on Accord transmissions, especially after 2003. Are the 8th and 9th gen 6MT (V6) the same exact part (except for specific gearing)? This is what I've seemed to gather from my extensive searches. Is this identical to the 2007-2008 TL-S transmission except for the LSD of the Acura? Could a TL-S transmission bolt directly on to my 6-6 Accord coupe in place of the existing 6?

And if I just put a TL-S LSD into my existing tranny, assuming it would fit in place of the open diff, how would that affect the VSA? (although technically the VSA could just be turned off)? That being said I have noticed when I had an 8th gen sedan even with the VSA off it would still kick in with severe slippage like snow.

Does anyone know the HP/torque limit of the 9th gen 6-6 tranny? This is the most elusive question.

Next, with a big brake kit does the master cylinder need to be changed out?

The article also implied the engine became a "mini-stroker" using an RLX crankshaft but the RLX J35Y4 has the same stroke as the Earth Dreams J35Y2. Anyone know what to make of this?

Philly4Lyfe is offline
Advertisement

post #2 of 2 Old 01-30-2017, 10:30 AM
6th Gear

Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 1,415
Thanks: 60
Thanked 100 Times in 88 Posts
However, there is a problem, and being an avid Honda/Acura fanatic, it is a large one: The majority of the amazing parts on this car will probably never be made available from Honda. The company probably won’t even toy with the idea of offering anything above a “sport version” of the car due to a general lack of interest from the public. Which, unfortunately, does make a lot of sense, considering the fact that most people buy an Accord for its reliability, safety, and low operational costs.


only time will tell. if the True Civic Type R does well stateside when its released, i wouldn't see why they wouldn't try bringing a Accord Type R version...someday


2003 Accord 4dr EX V6 Graphite Pearl aka Dark Grey
250,000+ on 2nd Transmission

Mods: Driven heavily modded vehicles. "once a modder always a modder"

*G Modifiers Crew Member #2*
2i2dk1ny2i3 is offline
Advertisement

Reply

Tags
400 hp, accord lsd, accord type-r, transmission torque limit

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Drive Accord Honda Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
The answer to the random question may be found under the Off Topic section of the forums and in the "Drive Accord Forums" category.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Linear Mode Linear Mode
Rate This Thread:



Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to


Related pages


2009 acura tsx bolt patterno2 sensor before catalytic converter2004 honda civic owners manualc32bhonda oil pan gaskettpms honda fit 2009honda odyssey transmission codesare throttle body spacers worth ithancock winter tireshonda accord 2004 tire sizepremium vs regular gas mpgeskridge honda servicecan you mix 10w30 and 5w30catalytic converter honda civicaftermarket key fob replacementfoose df-5honda accord 2009 maintenance schedulepureone oil filteraudiovox media bridgeflashing check engine light honda accordcivic turbo manifoldhonda accord euro timing beltvossen cv3 graphiterpf1 weight 17x9honda accord wing mirror replacementpower steering pump honda accord 20062000 honda accord d4 flashingcost to mount and balance tires at walmarttenzo type m v21997 honda accord window motorcv axle problem symptomsbroken key fob caseamp bypass harnessg35 magnaflow exhaust2005 honda civic hybrid transmission problems1993 honda accord 10th anniversary editionmotive power brake bleederaccord ex vs exlstock acura integra rims92 honda accord accessoriesmazdaspeed 6 forumpolk tweeter92 honda accord timing belthow much torque on lug nutshonda accord radio code unlockacurazinebrakebest select pads review1997 honda accord exhaust pipebmw hood emblem removalgoodyear eagle ls review1996 honda accord tirescost of bumper replacementhow to use honda touch up paint penprogramming a viper remote89 honda accord94 accord ecucheck vsa systemradar cruise control aftermarketkatzkins canada1999 honda accord coupe front bumper1996 honda accord motoroptimum quick detailer2000 honda accord 2.3 timing belt replacementmisfire spark plugmeguiars extreme tire shinetransmission mount replacement costgrubbs nissan bedfordwindshield fluid frozenp0420 cavalier9th gen accordhonda crv 2002 radio code reset1995 honda accord oil97 honda civic head gasket2004 accord mpghonda accord gold emblemauto glass water spot removersumitomo htr review