Honda Car Forum


 

Go Back   Honda Car Forum - Accord Parts Civic Tuning Acura Racing > Discussion > Honda Technical

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 08 Jul 2013, 11:34 am
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 17
Default Honda civic swap options...?

I have a 1997 civic hatchback. I want to make real fast. I want tl start with motor n trans swap. what engine should I go with... the new k20 series or sti. with b18 maybe. I already have the b16 si motor In it. I can keep that but one thing I hate is the trans is so short. dont worry bout money. I want the best
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 08 Jul 2013, 11:50 am
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 5
Default

If you want to make it fast swap the whole car for something that isn't a shitty ricer.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 08 Jul 2013, 12:01 pm
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 30
Default

Go K24 swap (motor from the acura tsx) way more torque then the k20 and faster too only draw back is that it doesnt have as high of an rpm range (7000k) but thats an easy fix just get some k20 heads and boom. btw all this is gonna cost you atleast 5 grand to do...















3000$ motor with ecu (with trans if youre lucky)















1000$ for kpro management system (you need this or it wont be fast... at all)















100-800ish for tune















plus 1000$ for labor and misc. parts















And id suggest getting a type s trans































K20















Displacement: 1998 cc















Compression: 11.0:1















Power: 200 hp (147 kW) @ 7400 rpm















Torque: 142 ft-lb (193 N*m) @ 6000 rpm















Redline: 8000 rpm















Bore: 86.0 mm















Stroke: 86.0 mm















Valvetrain: 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC















Intake manifold: PRB































K24















K24A2 (2004-2005 Acura TSX )















Displacement: 2354 cc















Compression: 10.5:1















Power: 200 hp @ 6800 rpm















Torque: 166 ft-lb @ 4500 rpm















Redline: 7100 rpm















Bore: 87.0 mm (3.43 inches)















Stroke: 99.0 mm (3.90 inches)















Valvetrain: 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC















































K24A2 (2006-2007 Acura TSX )















Displacement: 2354 cc















Compression: 10.5:1















Power: 205 hp (149 kW) @ 7000 rpm















Torque: 164 ft-lb (225 N*m) @ 4500 rpm















Redline: 7100 rpm















Bore: 87.0 mm (3.43 inches)















Stroke: 99.0 mm (3.90 inches)















Valvetrain: 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC































2006 K24 is the way to go.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 08 Jul 2013, 12:17 pm
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 129
Default

Get an H22A it has pretty much the same stats as the k24 but redlines in the high 7k's my fuel cuts off in mine at around 8100. You can also pick up an h22a for around a grand, you will want the m2b4 transmission with that, it has good ratios and a limited slip diff. You definitely want an H22a
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
tire options for 08 civic? Jonathan E Honda Technical 0 14 Apr 2009 10:16 pm
Honda Civic Accesories and options? smartblond48 Honda Technical 3 19 Oct 2008 02:16 am
Civic Nav System Routing Options drksky1056@hotmail.com Honda 3 9 25 Jun 2007 10:48 pm
Type R Civic tyres options Andy J Honda 3 0 14 Aug 2004 02:34 pm
2004 Civic Sedan Options Ronald Honda 2 2 15 May 2004 12:49 am


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:57 pm.


Attribution:
Honda News | Autoblog
Powered by Yahoo Answers




Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
HondaCarForum.com is not affiliated with Honda Motor Company in any way. Honda Motor Company does not sponsor, support, or endorse HondaCarForum.com in any way. Copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended or implied.