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h23 ek swap

Discussion in 'Civic and del Sol - EG and EK' started by rocky2018, Feb 2, 2018.

  1. rocky2018

    rocky2018 New Member

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    I have a h23 swapped ek and am having distributor problems the car will only start and run when i turn the dist completley off kelter way beyond putting a bolt in it ive timed and retimed but it will not run bolted in place im using my stock harness with a d16 dist complete internals bolted down in a h23 dist housing any suggestions
     
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    dilbeckskate infamous

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    sounds like you either have the dist in backwards or your timing is off
     
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    dilbeckskate infamous

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    or just get the correct dist
     
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    rocky2018 New Member

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    Since I had to build it there isn't a 'correct' dist but I got it I put the civic shaft in when I needed the h23 the holes on the end where it sits in the Cam is what was 180 off
     
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    reikoshea HS Troll...And Mod Moderator VIP

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    I think he was more saying a rewired H23 Distributor might serve you better.
     
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