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Honda 2: The Teardown

First step with a cool old Japanese car? Gotta take off the sweet forward-opening hood! With that out of way, we swiftly began tearing down what we found, which mostly consisted of a gazillion vacuum lines connected to the (complex) carburetor and the three control boxes needed to get this 80’s California car to run.

So, I bought a Honda

Like many car stories, mine starts like this: This is why Craigslist is dangerous! One day I get the idea that these things are cute and in a couple days I’ve found a dirt-cheap car, read my fill of the 1stgencivic.com forums, and somehow am still interested in a car with a blown head gasket.