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b16 head on a b18 block.

Discussion in 'HYBRID -> ED-EF / DA' started by 00 racing, Apr 12, 2011.

  1. 00 racing

    00 racing New Member

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    I am in the middle of putting a b16 head on a b18 block. Putting a blackworks kit on it. My question is what do i use for a computer? I have the the computer that goes with the b16 head will that work. Also is there any other things that i should know that i am up against by doing this swap? thanks
     
  2. Taco15

    Taco15 I wear stretchy pants VIP

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    the answers to your questions are just overflowing in this forum, amigo.

    First, what year car will this motor be going in?
    I would recommend a P28 (obd1) for tuning purposes.
     
  3. DeathInACRX

    DeathInACRX New Member

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    yup all kinds of info here, just make sure you beef up the bottom end cuz it will be spinning faster that what its ment for and then bam! catastrophie.
     
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    Hey I put a b16a2 head on my b18 (non-vtec) and runs okay. But when i push the gas pedal to the grown it takes like 3 sec. to respone it kinda bogs out a little and then revs . up any help will be greatly appricated . And should i get vtec ecu in it first or get the problem fixed ?
     
  5. vtecsir1

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    make your own thread! Sounds like timing though.
     
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