What motors will fit in a 1985 Honda civic without much maintenance?

5

Asked by Sep 10, 2012 at 02:05 AM about the 1985 Honda Civic Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

325

You'll find a couple of engines from that series that will fit right in, as I believe there were three offered back then, but if you want to put in anything newer than '87, you'll need engine mount kits, plus a bunch of other conversions, like all the wiring and custom axles. I think Hasport has a kit for the B16 for this series, but only ever seen one pic in HondaTuning (I think). I have an '86 Si that's getting an engine rebuild and port/polish on the head. There aren't as many choices with this series, but there are some upgrade parts available, if you know what to look for.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

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
1,041 Great Deals out of 67,781 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Corolla
970 Great Deals out of 69,375 listings starting at $1,800
Used Toyota Camry
1,198 Great Deals out of 83,770 listings starting at $750
Used Ford Mustang
683 Great Deals out of 44,710 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Sentra
622 Great Deals out of 52,288 listings starting at $1,000
Used BMW 3 Series
1,013 Great Deals out of 31,437 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Honda Civic For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 59,666 listings starting at $16,684
2016 Honda Civic For Sale
84 Great Deals out of 2,646 listings starting at $11,995
2015 Honda Civic For Sale
109 Great Deals out of 3,731 listings starting at $7,995
2014 Honda Civic For Sale
287 Great Deals out of 6,784 listings starting at $7,890
2013 Honda Civic For Sale
85 Great Deals out of 2,158 listings starting at $7,499

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.