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Old 30 Jul 2013, 10:03 pm
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Default Can i fit honda h22a4 engine into my 1988 crx?

Just wondering if it will fit without modification of the engine bay? And will it also bolt to my trans? Or should I get the trans that goes with the h22a4
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Old 30 Jul 2013, 10:18 pm
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You can not use your factory trans. You must modifty both the passenger frame rail and the firewall needs a few hits with a sledge to clear the h22 intake manifold.
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Old 30 Jul 2013, 10:32 pm
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I gave thumbs up to the last answer but let me also add that it will make the CRX very nose heavy. I mean heavy to the point that your handling will suffer severely. Even with a great suspension upgrade, it will still be sloppy..... better but still sloppy. That chassis wasn't designed for that big of an engine. There's a reason Honda installed it in the much heavier Prelude.
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