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what all do i need for the mini swap, and will all my parts convert over

Discussion in 'HYBRID -> ED-EF / DA' started by 97ej8, Apr 28, 2010.

  1. 97ej8

    97ej8 New Member

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    im some what new to the honda world and i was wondering how i would go about doing it. i have a complete d16y8 spun bearings and a d16a6 block just wondering what all will i need to get it going....and will everything from the d16y8 convert to the d16a6 block i mean everything thanks.....................
     
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    its going into a 97 coupe ex just need help on the parts list
     
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    jlicrx Senior Member

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    what do you plan to use from the A6? just the block itself?
     
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    its a complete d16a6 motor without tranny and water pump belts....lalalala but yes mainly the block
     
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    The spec's seem to be the same. The y8 has a higher compression ratio. You might have an issue with piston clearence within the combustion chambers of the head. You might be able to get away with using a thicker head gasket.
     
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    Are u sure just don't want to fix stuff down the road
     
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