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Old 16 Mar 2012, 04:01 am
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Default Can u swap a h23 motor with a d15 motor in a fourth generation Honda prelude si?

I have a 94 prelude si which threw a rod right through the block my only option finances wise is a d15 motor out of a 91 civic hatch si. My plan is to just transfer everything from the hatch to the prelude. I just need it to run again. No racing or hot rodding. I also know I may have to get a new wiring harness. Any info would help out greatly . Maybe even some pros and cons of this idea.
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Old 16 Mar 2012, 04:16 am
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it would cost more money to put the d15 motor in the prelude to run right and to make it fit















just go get another h23 motor
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Old 16 Mar 2012, 04:34 am
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Curiousteen is right. You're gonna need atleast besides the engine a d-series transmission, axles, ecu, harness, custom mounts, shift linkage and not to mention the extra time. You should be able to pick up used h-series or even and f-series(uses same mounts and transmission as your h23) for less then swapping to a d-series.
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