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my d15b swap

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  1. cxjon

    cxjon Senior Member

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    as you all know i just bought a d15b swap from HMO, i took some pics of the swap to show you all my new sohc rocket :p

    as a joke we made a new hmo sticker :D

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    these are some pics of me and a few HT members getting my old bastard of a motor out
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    in this pic you can see my new fender and my axel pulled out to yank out my old bitch of a motor
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    this is me saying good bye to my old d15
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    here we are getting the old guy ot of my hatchy, you can see that the engine bay is dirty as fuck
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    here you can see how dirty the fire wall is and at this time we noticed we needed to take the raiditor off
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    tring to get her clean
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    here we are getting the new motor ready to drop in
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    these next two picks were getting the flywheel and clutch on the new block
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    here is misc shots of wiring, we used my cx harness and pulled all the wires need for vtec from the d15b and added em th the cx harness.

    this pic is showing the plugs we needed to run wires for
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    in this pic you can see were we added wires in on the strut wall plugs
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    getting the ground wire takin care of
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    wiring all done
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    getting the new motor in and puting her together
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    AND WE ARE DONE
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    it took a total of 9 hours with goofing off and eating
    it fired up no cells with 300 miles on it in two days still running with no problems
     
  2. 94RedSiGal

    94RedSiGal Senior Member

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    I love white eg hatches..... :)
     
  3. E_SolSi

    E_SolSi Member of the 20 nut club Moderator VIP

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    looks good mang
    nice work
     
  5. NotUrAverage_Si

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    looks good, feel any difference or still on the break in period?
     
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    Damn, my swap took almost a month and here you are getting it done in a day! I hate you :p
     
  7. cxjon

    cxjon Senior Member

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    i reused my clutch from my old motor cuz it was still good. it works great. my wheels are heavy, i think my flywheel evens it out but oh well. it moves real good
     
  8. pissedoffsol

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    9 hrs vs 9 months.

    you, a long porn session.
    me, a pregnancy.

    lol good job... but that hippie needs to cut his hair :)
     
  9. cxjon

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    that hippie has a high 13 boosted d15b7 eh
     
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    well how fast is the thing?
     
  11. cxjon

    cxjon Senior Member

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    it was fast enough to put a big smile on my face
     
  12. cxjon

    cxjon Senior Member

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    all i want to do is drive
     
  13. brian11to1

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    I love white cars period

    I want to drive

    ITs taken me 5 months to get a new motor... not to swap it just to get it.
     
  14. hondamidnighter

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    It looks that maybe you can help me 92CivicCx for my vtec swap. Probably by the end of this summer i will be getting a vtec d15 or d16 swap for my del sol. And say good bye to my fucking d15b8. But good job in the swap. :)
     
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    Congrats man, I am on my second motor, that has yet to make it into my car, and i have had this one for about 5 months now, and it is still no where near being done. I have not even finished porting my head. lol. Sweet ride too man.
     
  16. TurboMirage

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    nice and clean! i like it.

    time to get it dirty. B)
     
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    What the hell happened to that soldering iron? :D
     
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    StealthMode Kung Foolin'

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    looks great man. it took me a while to do my d16z6 swap, because i kept running into all kinds of bullshit. about a month or so if i remember right. maybe a little less.
     
  20. cxjon

    cxjon Senior Member

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    we are teh fastest garage in plainview mn :D shit after my motor swap went swapped heads and on my buddies turbo charged eh in less then two hours
     
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