S2000 (Tech)

By June 9, 2008 Read More →

MR2 Spyder Gas Mileage (MPG)

It’s the summer of 2008 and the country is going bananas over gas prices. And with the cost of gas increasing on a daily basis, there is an ever growing outcry for more fuel efficient vehicles. As a result, the tuner crowd is beginning to look toward fuel efficiency in combination with power as the [...]

APR Carbon Fiber Side View Mirror Install (S2000)
By February 15, 2008 Read More →

APR Carbon Fiber Side View Mirror Install (S2000)

The APR carbon fiber side view mirrors for the Honda S2000 replace the automatic factory units. The APR mirrors offer a slight weight decrease over the factory mirrors and also present less aerodynamic drag. They are also a convex design and offer a nice, wide viewing angle that increases the viewing area around the car. [...]

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FMIC Install (Comptech Supercharged Honda S2000)
By January 31, 2008 Read More →

FMIC Install (Comptech Supercharged Honda S2000)

Recently project S2000 has enjoyed the addition of a Comptech supercharger to give it a little more … ooomph. But even with the stage 1 pulley peaking at a paltry 5psi, it became clear rather early that the Comptech system is very prone to heat soak. Being daily driven in Tennessee means that this car [...]

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Electric Oil Pressure Gauge Install (Honda S2000)
By January 28, 2008 Read More →

Electric Oil Pressure Gauge Install (Honda S2000)

The oil pressure gauge installed on project S2000 is a Faze electrical unit. This guide will demonstrate how to install the sending unit and assumes that the actual gauge itself is already wired for power. (If you need help with the wiring, refer to the previous install (Honda S2000 Boost Gauge Install) as it details [...]

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Honda S2000 Vacuum/Boost Gauge Install (Faze Electric Gauge)
By January 14, 2008 Read More →

Honda S2000 Vacuum/Boost Gauge Install (Faze Electric Gauge)

A boost gauge is an absolute must on any boosted vehicle. On a turbo charged car it will tell you not only how much boost is being developed but whether or not the boost is spiking, creeping or overrunning the wastegate. All of which are important to the longevity of the motor. On a supercharged [...]

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Honda S2000 Gauge Pod Install (Pillar Pod)
By January 11, 2008 Read More →

Honda S2000 Gauge Pod Install (Pillar Pod)

To complement project S2000′s newly pressurized intake manifold, the addition of a few aftermarket gauges are being added to help keep tabs on the motor. But first, a place is needed to locate the first two gauges so in comes the pillar mounted gauge pod. The pod chosen is made specifically for the Honda S2000 [...]

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By January 5, 2008 Read More →

Honda S2000 Boost and Oil Pressure Gauge Install

Coming Soon …

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Honda S2000 High Flow Fuel Pump Install (Walbro 255)
By January 5, 2008 Read More →

Honda S2000 High Flow Fuel Pump Install (Walbro 255)

Purpose: Consider the fuel pump the heart of the fuel system. It provides a constant supply of fuel to the fuel rail to ensure that the injectors always have enough fuel to work with. However, when the power output is significantly increased over stock the motor becomes hungrier and the injectors need more fuel to [...]

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Installing the Comptech Stage 1 Centrifugal Supercharger onto the Honda S2000
By January 3, 2008 Read More →

Installing the Comptech Stage 1 Centrifugal Supercharger onto the Honda S2000

The following guide walks through the steps that were taken to install the Comptech stage 1 centrifugal supercharger onto project S2000. The “complete” kit came off of another Honda S2000 that was getting traded for a 350Z. As this was a used kit we did not have directions for the install and suspect that an [...]

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T1R X-Brace Installation (Honda S2000)
By August 17, 2007 Read More →

T1R X-Brace Installation (Honda S2000)

The T1R X-brace is a strut tower brace that has a lower x member that ties the tops of the strut towers to the steering rack on the Honda S2000. This brace effectively locks the front of the chassis which sharpens steering response and feedback. Installation First, park the car on level ground, raise the [...]

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