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Old 11-13-2012, 12:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Which Prelude to buy?

hello im looking into getting my first prelude but i am not sure which one to get i know I want a 5th gen but should i go for trip tonic or manual. any suggestions?

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In summary of kron link: never ever buy a auto. Esp a prelude auto.

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Old 11-14-2012, 02:52 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Alright and for the year which would be the best for a 5th gen
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Mileage is more important than year.
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Mileage is more important than year.
I prefer a 99-01 model myself.
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I prefer a 99-01 model myself.
For the honeycomb grille?
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never ever buy a auto. Esp a prelude auto.
So why never an auto.....?
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So why never a sissy stick....?
Because they have a short lifespan.
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Take it from an owner of an auto, buy a manual. I bought mine new off the lot and didn't have another choice if I wanted new. If I had it to do all over again, i would have looked until i found a manual.

This car is meant to have a manual, I don't even know why Honda made an auto in this car.

Since you have no choice on getting one new, get the better of the two.
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i got a question! i just got a 1998 Prelude base model. on the dashboard it says unleaded fuel only but why you open to put in gas it says premium.. Should i put in Premium or Umleaded?
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^^ are you serious? Use Premium Unleaded.
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Now for this model. Is it ideal to "fix up or tune it up" I'm not saying like riceing it
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From my point of view, depends on how deep your pocket are for either. I'm a "stock with little upgrades" kind of guy. Just look in the member rides for ideas.
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i got a question! i just got a 1998 Prelude base model. on the dashboard it says unleaded fuel only but why you open to put in gas it says premium.. Should i put in Premium or Umleaded?
You should put in unleaded fuel with a 92 or higher octane rating. (Or is it 91?...)
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you should put in unleaded fuel with a 92 or higher octane rating. (or is it 91?...)
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