Honda Civic Performance - JDM Discussion Engine tech, forced induction, springs, shocks, brakes, tires, etc.

dx to type R

Old 28-Jul-2005, 01:06 AM
  #1  
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Brampton
Posts: 3
dx to type R

Can somone help me i want to know if civic type R can fit in a dx chassis and if it is decent swap cause i seen alot of guys putting in the b16's and h22's or these new frankenstein's but i want know if the civic type R is alot of work and if would work well in a dx model and what exactly do i have to change for it fit properly
2good2btru is offline  
Old 28-Jul-2005, 02:33 AM
  #2  
Registered User
 
Gunmetalef's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Oakville Ontario
Posts: 6,315
ye no probs
Gunmetalef is offline  
Old 28-Jul-2005, 06:02 AM
  #3  
Senior Member
 
LEITNER's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: At your moms
Posts: 2,633
new frankenstien? that stuff is old
LEITNER is offline  
Old 28-Jul-2005, 08:08 AM
  #4  
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Brampton
Posts: 3
thanks alot guys just making sure
2good2btru is offline  
Old 28-Jul-2005, 09:55 AM
  #5  
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 1,854
isnt it the exact same as putting in any b-series motor?

start saving $$$
stock94block is offline  
Old 28-Jul-2005, 04:42 PM
  #6  
Registered User
 
imported_starboy869's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: CFB Petawawa
Posts: 2,207
B16B 1595ci [email protected] & 118lbs/[email protected] 10.8:1
1997-2001 Civic Type R (JDM)
$5000


B18C5 1797ci [email protected] & 130lbs/[email protected] 10.6:1
1997-2001 Integra Type R (USDM)
$5000

B18C Spec R 1797ci [email protected] 130lb/[email protected] 11.0:1 1997-2001 Integra Type R (JDM)
$????

To fit in your DX model. Toss out/sell your old D-series engine/transmission/ecu

What parts you will need that I think off the top of my head.

Basic list as follows:

Engine & Transmission
Axles
Correct ECU for that engine
Wiring
Shift linkagage
Engine mounts http://www.hasports.com
New clutch kit
New t-belt, water pump, & tensioner.

Check out TCC sponsors or local shops that HAVE done these before for prices on installs.



What's a frankenstein? Would it be another name for CRV/vtec?
imported_starboy869 is offline  
Old 28-Jul-2005, 06:09 PM
  #7  
Registered User
 
imported_G2 Speed's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Ajax, Ontario
Posts: 423
yea b20/vtec ls/vtec

but b16b is a stock engine so not a frakenstien i don't belive so

and i think a b16b is a hella cooler then a ls/vtec
imported_G2 Speed is offline  
Old 30-Jul-2005, 02:53 AM
  #8  
Registered User
 
Dr.K's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Deep in Durham, East side
Posts: 445
I love B16B's they have an Insane rod stroke ratio. Like 2:1 or something ridiculously high? Id take one over a B18C. But only if it was going in a hatchback. Since you have a Coupe you should take a B18C or C5. The extra displacement and Torque will benifet the heavier car more. Hell you might as well just save some money and get a plain B18C1 and throw some bolt on's or some suspension work.
Dr.K is offline  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Sitemap - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.