1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Getting 89 Civic Si

Discussion in 'Members' Lounge' started by hondacivicjosh, Apr 11, 2003.

  1. hondacivicjosh

    hondacivicjosh Member

    Messages:
    67
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2003
    Location:
    Roanoke, Va
    I'm getting a 89 Civic Si. I wanna so a engine swap over the summer. but right now i just wanna do intake and exhaust. Short shifter and so on. what other this should i do till i can afford an b-series engine?
     
  2. liquid00meth

    liquid00meth Senior Member

    Messages:
    3,201
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2002
    Location:
    Laconia, NH
    save your money and buy a b16a1 right away, it will be about the same as I/H/E,
     
  3. sportlinecrx

    sportlinecrx Banned

    Messages:
    6,020
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    Sep 28, 2002

    those would be very expensive i/h/e. from the prices i've seen, a B16 swap w/tranny cost around $2k. you can get i/h/e for easily under a grand.
     
  4. liquid00meth

    liquid00meth Senior Member

    Messages:
    3,201
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2002
    Location:
    Laconia, NH
    your shopping at the wrong places. You can get a complete first gen 16 for like 1.2k
     
  5. Trinity

    Trinity <font color=#FF909B><b>I go back like Aqua Net.</b

    Messages:
    1,121
    Likes Received:
    2
    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2002
    Location:
    Filthadelphia.
    you can get a complete b16a1 shipped for 1.2k . but i would personally stay saving and get atleast a GSR swap. you will be kicking yourself later. hell i'm kicking myself now with my b16.1.8blockhere i come
     
Verification:
Draft saved Draft deleted

Share This Page