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09-30-2011, 01:01 AM
buying a j swap
the motor is a j30 not sure a1,a2,a3 act, is from a 2000 accord automatic the guy is selling me the hole car for 500 motor as 80 k but i ask some people and they tall me not to get this whyyy
09-30-2011, 03:22 AM
unless you are going to put the whole swap in the 4 dr as it is then ....its ok. but if you are buying the just the engine for the 500. then getting yourself a manual trans . you are going to be VERY disappointed with the out come. the engine on its best day put out 220hp /210tq. you can do that with a B engine. like i said if you are going to put the whole swap in you car then the few dollars you spend it would be worth it . i have done a couple of these swaps. check out the build section for the coupe .
09-30-2011, 06:38 AM
Best motor would be the j32a2....u can pick up that motor at a junk for under 500.......
Stock ecu with rpm system harness ..i/h/e......easy 260hp to the wheels......
Aem ems with custom headers intake and intakemanifold with gaskets 30hp all day
09-30-2011, 02:34 PM
ooo i see thaks for the help
1. well i just found out the the j30 have less power then the j32 now i dont care about that i just wan to do it just for the looks and shows and to go to point A to B thas, why im asking is if this motor will work as if i was doing a j32 with the rsx , tl , or what aver tranny there is that i need to use
2.reason why im looking to it is cuz for my bad luck here in RI those motor go for 3000 plus thas why i whan to get this is only 500 and is the complet car
09-30-2011, 05:37 PM
then just put the whole swap in the civic and let it be.
10-01-2011, 10:25 PM
then just put the whole swap in the civic and let it be.but would go in like if i was doing a J32 and as for tranny what can i use on my J30 and what mounts
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