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Old 11-27-2006, 06:01 PM   #1
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I have never seen a JDM front end on a usdm 6th gen accord. I was wondering if it is possable? In other words are the demintions the same on a USDM and JDM accord?
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Old 11-27-2006, 06:16 PM   #2
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just about everything is different, EVERYTHING
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Old 11-28-2006, 05:42 AM   #3
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ok so that's why it's never been done. thank you.
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won't fit since the Japanese accord is smaller and narrower.....
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Old 11-28-2006, 08:40 PM   #5
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Yea just expect to do some bodywork, spend some money if you want to convert it like this

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is that car even drivable?
looks like they did it for looks, eh i like us version better.

US 6th gen is larger and targeted to full sized americans to buy.

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Old 11-29-2006, 01:35 AM   #7
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Yea just expect to do some bodywork, spend some money if you want to convert it like this

you can fit washington D.C. in between the hood gap

I saw an "SIR" headlight done on 5th gen, to say the least, it's doesn't belongs in 6th gen
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you can fit washington D.C. in between the hood gap

I saw an "SIR" headlight done on 5th gen, to say the least, it's doesn't belongs in 6th gen
Yea that looks like an aftermarket front bumper so doesn't fit well. But yea it looks bulky

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I saw an "SIR" headlight done on 5th gen, to say the least, it's doesn't belongs in 6th gen
here is the pic of the 5th gen, i'm with you though doesn't look right on the 6th gen IMO

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Wow that loooks good ^^^
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yah I love that car!
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Old 11-29-2006, 05:44 PM   #12
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[QUOTE=ex95cord]here is the pic of the 5th gen, i'm with you though doesn't look right on the 6th gen IMO

http://img129.imageshack.us/img129/9...jpg[/QUOTE]

It does look better on a 5th gen
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