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noob with a motor question

Discussion in 'HYBRID -> EG-EK / DC' started by luckylogan17, Feb 25, 2010.

  1. luckylogan17

    luckylogan17 New Member

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    i have a 1997 honda civic 2 door HX. i just decoded the vin but how do i know if its a vtec? and is it a B16 or B18 or whatever?
     
  2. jowilson275

    jowilson275 91' Si B16A

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    look at the front of your engine block. now at the top of the exhaust manifold/ header. then left about 4 inches and down about 8. there will be a flat square with an letter and number combination stamped in that square. google from there
     
  3. E_SolSi

    E_SolSi Member of the 20 nut club Moderator VIP

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    should be a D16Y5

    yes it has VTEC.... but it is VTEC-E

     
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    droszyk New Member

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    I enjoy VTEC oh so very much!!
     
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    DESPAIN yep....mmhhm.......yep...

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    is that like a treki? star trec?.....lol jk
     
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    prpprimo Hondaholic

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    correct. econo vtec. intake side only. :ph34r:
     
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