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  1. D16 aftermarket bearing sizes to OEM color crossover

    Engine Building
    Does anyone by any chance know what color the STD bearings would be closest to? I have found lists for the thickness of each color but i cant seem to find a thickness for the aftermarket STD bearings and i have ran into bearing clearance issues due to the lovely array of bearing sizes Honda...
  2. 99 d15b OBD2 question

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    Hey guys, Ive been looking over engine swaps again for my 1999 Canadian EJ6 civic DX HB and found that doing a k20a swap is to much for my wallet atm (College life), so i was thinking that doing a OBD2 D15B VTEC swap so i can get rid of my dreaded D16y7 non-VTEC. Im not looking for crazy number...
  3. Rod Bearing Issue - Original Bearings Don't Match Codes

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    Hey Everyone, I'm rebuilding a D15B7 with around 285,000 miles on it. The bottom end had never been apart. Upon dis-assembly, we found all rods had a '2' code with the crank code being C,B,B,B... with C being cylinder #1. Based on that information and the service manual's chart (as I read it)...
  4. Maximizing quench

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    Hi everyone, ive been looking through this forum the last week and looking at a lof peoples builds trying to figure out my own. I found a build in peticular that i really like. I am doing my y7 for my 1st build so i have some experience b4 i jump rite into something crazy. So on that note imma...
  5. d16z6 Questions.

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    I am building my first z6 motor for turbo. I am looking for 400 hp. As of now I only have a sleeved block with 76mm bore. I also have a low milege stock head. My first task is to get the correct pistons and rods. I was thinking of getting vitaras (76mm) pistons. What rings would I use. Also...
  6. D16y8

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    Hi I'm maurice from Springfield ma and recently I've come across a d16y8 motor and transmission I previosuly had a d16y7 blk with a z6 head now that I've aqquired the y8 blk nd tranny I plan on boostin it to withstand 15 20 pnds wat mods do u reccormend ?I am gonna port and polish the head,get a...
  7. Does p29 mess with main bearings?

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    building a z6 block with p29 but now my main bearings dont match up. i bought OEM main bearings and i did match them the color their supposed to be. so is the wrist pin higher or lower on the rod? will that mess with the main bearing clearance?