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86 Accord LX (carb): 1986 Honda Accord LX
Displacement: 2 L
Fuel type: gasoline
Curb weight: 2573 lbs
Coefficient of drag: 0.38
Frontal area: 7.5 sq.ft.
Instrumentation: vacuum gauge
Description: Currently everything is OEM and clean.
LX trim level is a carburetor model.
No plans for radical semi-permanent mods.
This car may soon be used for a student driver so it must meet expectations of driving test assessor.
Current Mods: Auto Meter 2337 Vacuum Gauge
..Most demanding At-a-glance color scheme.
Pilot Motorsports NV-534 Crystal-rod Fog Lights
..Eliminates usage of flip-up headlights.
Side mirrors always folded inward.
Repaired antenna -- it now retracts.
Full tune-up, idle decrease (TBD), & timing.
New tires (economy 185/70/R13).
Increased tire pressure
Synthetic engine oil
Synthetic transmission oil
Planned Mods: Respectfully:
Synthetic axle/wheel bearing lube
Hot/Warm air intake
Grill Block (Upper Grill)
Grill Block (Lower Grill)
Cover bucket-style marker lights
Seal Panel Gaps
Belly pan (full)
Front Air Dam (TBD)
Rear wheel skirts
Front wheel arch gap filler
Ride height reduction (slight)
Tire spats (front)
Tire boat tail (rear)
A/C delete -- if i can't get A/C fixed
Mud Flap delete -- 3rd Gen Accords are vulnerable to rust at the rocker panels.
Engine kill switch
Official Fuel Economy Ratings
Actual Fuel Economy Performance
Last 3 tanks
View Fuel Log Last updated: Feb 11, 2010
(Created: 2009-11-03 21:22:43 / Modified: 2010-02-12 10:20:13)