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Old 08-08-2010, 01:35 PM   #1
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Icon2 89 crx engine swap sohc to dohc cz

Completed engine swap 89 crx 1.5 to a 1.6 cz ,wont start no spark .Dist is off the si engine, vehicle retained its harnes and I have done the ecu mods as perscribed but do not have wire pairing for the dist as both plugs were cut also does not have connector c217 from shock tower to is this circuit required to get car to start ? Ecu is coding 6. HELP I AM going nuts.........
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Old 08-08-2010, 04:49 PM   #2
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Default Re: 89 crx engine swap sohc to dohc cz

the dizzy off the 1.5 si engine will not work on the 1.6L ZC you need the dizzy from the zc i just went thourgh all this on my CRX.
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Old 08-08-2010, 05:54 PM   #3
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Default Re: 89 crx engine swap sohc to dohc cz

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the dizzy off the 1.5 si engine will not work on the 1.6L ZC you need the dizzy from the zc i just went thourgh all this on my CRX.
The 1. 5 isn't the si motor...the si distributor is from the 1.6 l sohc
Neither will work...you need the distributor from 89 integra and if you can the ecu as well

As well as more...this is all in the FAQ
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Old 08-10-2010, 01:08 PM   #4
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Default Re: 89 crx engine swap sohc to dohc cz

The engine is a cz out of a si i kept thr dist that was in the engine and the wire harnes what i dont find is the pig tail for c-212 to the ecu. something is wierd the wires are at the pins on the ecu but they dont ring out per the drawing i have and the ecu codes 6 i am confused (wires from sensors to c212 no wires from c212 to ecu wires at ecu and seem to be the rire colors where are they going and i still have no spark and believe i have wired the dist rite with the exception of the ignitor *White) wire which started this c212 connector fubar
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Old 08-10-2010, 01:10 PM   #5
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Default Re: 89 crx engine swap sohc to dohc cz

si has a d16a6 not a "cz" i think your talking about a dohc ZC?
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the dizzy off the 1.5 si engine will not work on the 1.6L ZC you need the dizzy from the zc i just went thourgh all this on my CRX.
What is a dizzy ? I need a drink
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Old 08-10-2010, 01:16 PM   #7
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distributer "dizzy"
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