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Jdm d15b swap?

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Old 09-10-2007, 09:36 AM
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Default Jdm d15b swap?

I have a 93 lx with the stock d15b7 and was looking for an easy vtec swap. I saw the jdm d15b motors and thought it looked good for the price. What else will be needed to do this swap? Alsowhat tranny would work best with this motor?

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Old 09-10-2007, 10:43 AM
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Default RE: Jdm d15b swap?

D15b should be a direct swap with any D series. It uses same mounts, and ECU, and it's not powerful enough to need stronger axels. Should just be a direct fit.
 
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Old 09-10-2007, 11:18 AM
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Default RE: Jdm d15b swap?

Depending on the condition of your current motor, you could just swap a z6 or y8 head onto your block which would give you vtec and more hp. If you want to do a whole motor swap, do a d15b JDM, not usdm cause it's the same thing you have, d16z6, or d16y8. You can use your stock trans with any of these engines.
 
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