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Old 04/02/2012, 01:26 PM   #1
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im thinking about doing a mini me head swap but what would i need and how easy is it. It would only be temporary because i have the red headed step child of the civic family (hx) but any info would be nice. Also is it worth it?

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Old 04/03/2012, 05:54 PM   #2
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Has anyone on here done this and are they willing to share?

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Old 04/04/2012, 12:33 PM   #3
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Check out the d-series forum. There is a ton of write ups on there.

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Old 04/06/2012, 10:25 PM   #4
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Thanks been looking around found one that's really helpful on the build part now I need one on the wiring part

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Old 04/09/2012, 06:40 PM   #5
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Thanks been looking around found one that's really helpful on the build part now I need one on the wiring part
since everybody on here, are lazy here you go buddy lookn' out for ya.........
http://www.civic-eg.com/viewtopic.php?t=10

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Old 04/10/2012, 10:10 AM   #6
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if you have a hx dont you already have vtec-e? my first civic was a 96 hx i loved it
seemed a lil quicker than a stock y8 or z6

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Old 04/10/2012, 01:08 PM   #7
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yes it has the vtec-e but i been reading around and and i guess you cant chip a obd2a ecu and i want to turbo... or i guess its real hard to ive heard both so just making life easer in the future

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Old 04/10/2012, 01:47 PM   #8
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buy a obd2a-obd1 jumper harness and get a p28 ecu.


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Old 04/11/2012, 10:31 PM   #9
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exactly

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Old 04/12/2012, 09:44 PM   #10
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do u have to changes the Distributor to obd-1 right???


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Old 04/13/2012, 02:52 PM   #11
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get a dizzy jumper harness makes things easier

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Old 04/14/2012, 06:16 PM   #12
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your resident d-series master is finally here to answer all of your questions.

1st: your head is perfect so use it. all you need is a regrind cam.
2nd: find a obd1 ex or si tranny trust me they are the best you will find for a d
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get a dizzy jumper harness makes things easier
no you dont need an obd1 dizzy your obd2 one will work.
4th: FIND AN OBD1 P28!!!!!!!
5th: Y8 intake mani, header, cold air intake, exhaust and small ends and odds.

with these items you will net a well running and pulling d with still having great mileage.


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Old 04/14/2012, 09:01 PM   #13
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your resident d-series master is finally here to answer all of your questions.

1st: your head is perfect so use it. all you need is a regrind cam.
2nd: find a obd1 ex or si tranny trust me they are the best you will find for a d
3rd:
no you dont need an obd1 dizzy your obd2 one will work.
4th: FIND AN OBD1 P28!!!!!!!
5th: Y8 intake mani, header, cold air intake, exhaust and small ends and odds.

with these items you will net a well running and pulling d with still having great mileage.


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