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Brobo's Build... (56k WARNING)

Sorry for reposting , kinda figured out i have my ride under the wrong section so here's it again in the correct place.
After 3 weeks of searching craigslist. I found her with a snapped timing belt.
She's a 2003 Civic ex
5 speed
With only 88012 miles
Got her for $2400

luckily i have a spare d17a2
Btw I am a 15 year old and this is my 4th car lol

here she is Arriving
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lol my dad
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And me and some how my 6'5 *** fits in the car lol
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This body kit is from the dealer
should i keep it?
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more to come this weekend.
so heres an update but first your wondering how can i afford this???
well when i was 13 i was a typical xbox fanatic and played 12 hours a day HOLY S**T! So my dad got tired of the bs so he smashed my xbox. I hated him for a day then i realized how stupid i was and i fixed that xbox and sold it . From there on over a period of a year i got into computers and made alot of small amount over a time and i got around 1500 bucks. So where i work at, a little arab computer store, one of my bosses friends wants to buy an 2001 civic ex auto, blue in color for $400 . so i jumped on it and ask for the girls number , next day i went to see that civic on a school day , but my dad didnt mind taking me. The car was a 2001 honda civic ex ,2dr auto,141k and the girl drove it with the oil light on for 3 weeks and threw a rod so i buy that car. my cousin swaps the engine and i loved it and washed it every 4 days , even if i only drove around the block at night.I bought rims and exhaust and intake Here she was Name:  47735_1470162406269_1599897289_31105115_3058159_n.jpg
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after a year i sold it to a friend and i bought a 99 civic ex salvage title.i slapped a body kit on it and ruined it. I ended up selling it to a person for 4500 and paid 4500 in parts. Over time i earned a couple grand plus the 4.5
and i bought a 2003 vw jetta 2.0 for 7200 with 45k and my dad drove a 2001 civic ex 4dr auto. so i got bored really fast with the car and my dad loves vw and especially this one , so we traded and i sold his civic and bought this one now for 2500 and i got 4000 to use .
So 1500 left for mods .

Now for the update: I woke up at 8 and started to take apart the car and worked up to 8 pm and i pulled the engine , but i did notice that the a/c compressor was totally jammed and the guy i bought it from guessed it was the timing belt , but i think the a/c was the issue, ill find out when i rip apart the old engine.
Ripped the harness off and now i a writing this .
My camera died and i only got a few pics . The bottom engine covers were gone and there was salt all over the engine bay so its rusty inside but outside minor scratches and i rust spot on the bottom of the door.

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Next to my sis's eclipse

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HUGE UPDATE:
Well i went to harbor freight and got an engine stand.
here are some pics
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Geting the tranny off
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This i think is the problem not the belt
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Taking clutch off.
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Comparing the looks of my engine with the civic's
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The new engine with only 44k with papers
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Extra parts
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Harness
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The new stand
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Got the engine on the stand
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And of course my dad takes a pic of me all sweaty working
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btw look at me next to my garage
YES BROBO 4 THE WIN= No snapped timing belt = bad a/c compressor

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Gsr shift **** in my car
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I removed the timing belt for a new one and pump
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Here is the engine being spun = win and no bent valves


Mini update:
well got a little something done
first things first a Cappicino
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Water pump installed
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My peeling clear coat
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Painting fuel rail
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My rims
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Aircraft remover
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Painting my vc
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Removed my exhuast
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Painted a/c bracket
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Vc sexy
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PArt of starter before and after
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The a/c bearing is shot
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Curious about the internals of a a/c comp
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Glory shot
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Update:
Got some seals
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New valve cover bolt seals
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old pain in the *** bitches
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Tensioner
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Timing belt installed and covered
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Valve cover on
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Spark coils on
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Sexy
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Old exhuast
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After some wire brushing
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Before
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Debadged
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Update:
I got a big *** package . laptop is a size comparison
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Old rusty abs pump
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Ty god for letting me get that 05 civic ex for 300 with 44k that was rolled 10 times lol
look at the neweeness lol
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Powered by BROBO
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Old spilter vs my 05 one
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My rusty *** brake lines a safety hazard lol
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Refinishing the descent lines rest are replaced
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luckily i saved all the brake lines from the 05 lol
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Painting with high resistant rust and heat paint
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Also my bad condesor as a painting booth
All my good new lines with the new abs pump in so clean!
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Hazard or what lol!!!!!
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Update :
got the car running and only 1 pic today

painted wheels and removed side skirts for rethreading of the threads
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update:
Got my spalsh shields from before
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Painting my rims
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Refinishing my rusted wheel well
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Prep
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Paint
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See that deep scratch
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After
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How she looked 5 days ago
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I got jacked lol
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How she looks today
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Best one so far
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Starting to remove interior for more HP!! IM KIDDING
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u see its pink
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CLEANING
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Anyone for french fries???
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MOre Cleaning
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Seats so i can drive
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What can i do to fix this?
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Gsr Shift ****
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Re: Brobo's Build... (56k WARNING)

I just moved your other thread to this forum, closing this for now

PM me if you want this thread open and to close the other one, or just to remove this thread.
Don't really need 2 of the same threads
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