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Can you put a B18C or B16A into an acura CL 2.3

Discussion in 'HYBRID -> EG-EK / DC' started by scooter0125, Jul 29, 2006.

  1. scooter0125

    scooter0125 Junior Member

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    Wondering if i can so a swap on my acura cl 2.3, or maybe just rebuild and turbo?
     
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    MXDesa Senior Member

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    Neither of those engines are worth swapping. Difficulty is too much and power isn't worth it. Thats like putting a B series in a accord.
     
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    Yeah I thought those were F/H block cars?
     
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    Yeah they are F cars and also C engined cars. The ones that come with the V-6
     
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    so should i just rubuild the 2.3L vtec that came in it, pistons, sleeves rockers, rods valves, etc. Then turbo it? would that be my best option.
     
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    Yup. That's a lot of money though. If you have an F block, the sleeves should be iron. If they are, they can handle a LOT of boost.
     
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