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Discussion in 'Integra' started by manntis18, Nov 29, 2010.

  1. manntis18

    manntis18 New Member

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    hey Im new to the whole swap thing has well as forum. Im getting ready to buy a 98 teg with a type r swap thing is I couldnt see the code but has anybody ever seen a b18c5 with a black valve cover. and like I said Im new to this any info or help I would appreciate thanks
     
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    never seen one with a black valve cover but check the block code it should be B18C5 and the head should be P30.
     
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    I mean he could have painted it cause it did look new. but thank you Ill look at the block code again and look for that code thats what I was lookin for was the valve cover had to be sure.
     
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    yeah he could of painted the valve cover. the head code should be in the upper right part of the head
     
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    E_SolSi Member of the 20 nut club Moderator VIP

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    could have swapped to a GSR valve cover

    valve covers are not hard to change or replace
     
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    p72 gsr ,p73 itr, p30 civic b16 head code
     
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    i was told that the itr and b16 both had a p30 head code
     
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    yea he changed the cover its gsr thats why. the red cover had a crack. thanks ya'll hopefully I can get this thing paid off quick
     
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    I gotta ask but do you know how I can find out how many miles the motor has on it considering its a swap. he said the body had like 130k
     
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    I dont mean to sound dumb if I do I wasnt shure if this was possible or not.
     
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    E_SolSi Member of the 20 nut club Moderator VIP

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    unless there is some documentation and proof of the mileage of the car the engine came out of (and you trust it) then no there is no real way to know other than a ball park guess
     
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