buying new engine...good or bad decision?

1,695

Asked by Sep 15, 2009 at 09:13 AM about the Honda Civic

Question type: Car Customization

planning to swap my jdm b16 for a F22b1 w/bigger pistons and ports with my friend, turbo kit not included (i sold my old one and i had problems with it)...its an older model than my current b16 coz he's got a 93 DX...i dont know if it would work, considering that its an older model, and will it work well with my drivetrain and my clutch kit? or am i making a bad decision?

ps i posted the pic with the turbo kit on so y'all can see the engine's current condition...

3 Answers

1,695

btw, hes selling his 93 dx and planning to buy a 99si and put my b16 on it...

35

you can use the hasport h/f mount kit for it. you can use it and it will perform alright but I would go turbo if your going to use a f22b they are not great natural aspirated motor. I had an accord with the f22b1 and there were two ways to go to make power, turbo or h22

195

i would go h22 if u want bigger. f22 is just a bigger d series really...d is to b as f is to h. go h series. and then if you boost it you got crazy shit on your hands

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • buying new engine...good or bad decision? 3 answers

    planning to swap my jdm b16 for a F22b1 w/bigger pistons and ports with my friend, turbo kit not included (i sold my old one and i had problems with it)...its an older model than my current b16 coz he...

    Honda Civic

    -

    Car Customization

  • Civic Engine Swap

    Can you drop a 2009 engine into a 2007 body?

    2009 Honda Civic EX

    -

    Car Customization

  • Enter your question or topicis it a miracle or can science explain it? 2 answers

    i raced a friend on the freeway and beat him by 3.164 seconds difference...he's got EXACTLY the same mods and engine on his civic as i do...(also the same civic trim and AT transmission coz we have th...

    Honda Civic

    -

    Car Customization

  • I wanted to know What is the best engine swap for a 1996 civic ? 1 answer

    I have a SOHC V-tec engine currently !

    1996 Honda Civic LX

    -

    Car Customization

  • Supercharge? Or Turbo? 5 answers

    Hey guys I want to do a mod to my engine but I'm not sure what to do I have a 1.5 sohc D-series engine and I was wondering if I would be better off super charging it or with a turbo? I don't know a ...

    1990 Honda Civic DX Hatchback

    -

    Car Customization

Civic

Looking for a Used Civic in your area?

CarGurus has 83,793 nationwide Civic listings starting at $750.

ZIP:

Search Honda Civic Questions

Honda Civic Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,020
#2 Takoda Fraser
Takoda Fraser
Reputation 1,000
#3 Jonathan Ford
Jonathan Ford
Reputation 980
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
1,034 Great Deals out of 67,103 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Civic Coupe
202 Great Deals out of 15,981 listings starting at $1,800
Used Toyota Corolla
947 Great Deals out of 68,804 listings starting at $1,800
Used Toyota Camry
1,205 Great Deals out of 83,219 listings starting at $750
Used Honda Civic Hatchback
6,130 listings starting at $17,987
Used Honda CR-V
954 Great Deals out of 56,330 listings starting at $1,000
Used Nissan Altima
1,271 Great Deals out of 74,641 listings starting at $1,000
Used Hyundai Elantra
630 Great Deals out of 41,701 listings starting at $900
Used Mazda MAZDA3
376 Great Deals out of 28,899 listings starting at $1,495
Used Honda Accord Coupe
180 Great Deals out of 10,265 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford Focus
794 Great Deals out of 54,098 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Mustang
711 Great Deals out of 44,427 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Sentra
618 Great Deals out of 51,968 listings starting at $1,000
Used BMW 3 Series
1,007 Great Deals out of 31,315 listings starting at $1,000
Used Hyundai Sonata
1,069 Great Deals out of 47,468 listings starting at $1,195

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.