Honda Civic / Del Sol (1992 - 2000) EG/EH/EJ/EK/EM1 Discussion

engine year question

 
Old 08-04-2005, 11:33 PM
  #1  
Thread Starter
 
ghost_ek69's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: san diego, ca, usa
Posts: 4
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default engine year question

hey i have a 97 EK which is an obd2 car but i am plannin on putting an obd1 motor in it. is it a lot more work to change my car to obd1?
ghost_ek69 is offline  
Old 08-04-2005, 11:36 PM
  #2  
Member
 
SOHC4life 96's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Somewhere to anywhere, Ca
Posts: 4,982
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default Re: engine year question (ghost_ek69)

Not only that but it is extremely illegal in California. So, I suggest you just stick with OBD2 or sell your car and get an OBD1 car.

I've done an OBD2 to OBD1 conversion on a car and it is SUCH a pain in the ***.
SOHC4life 96 is offline  
Old 08-04-2005, 11:51 PM
  #3  
NooB
iTrader: (1)
 
IT'S ME DAVID's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Highland Park, Ca
Posts: 28,557
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default Re: engine year question (ghost_ek69)

I heard it's not that hard but it's all about knowledge with it you can do anything.
IT'S ME DAVID is offline  
Old 08-05-2005, 03:12 AM
  #4  
 
I Love My Ejay8's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Williamstown, NJ, 08094
Posts: 10
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default Re: engine year question (ghost_ek69)

All you need is an OBD I motor and an OBD II to OBD I harness along with an OBD I ECU. Not as hard as one may think, knowledge on wiring required some adaptors aren't complete check a turbo forum as many of OBDII cars running turbo's much switch to OBD I setup to run aftermarket fuel setups.
I Love My Ejay8 is offline  
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Jeeptito
For Sale
4
04-28-2016 07:48 AM
PardonmyEK9
Honda Civic / Del Sol (1992 - 2000)
4
08-28-2010 04:14 AM
stiffinEK
Honda Civic / Del Sol (1992 - 2000)
4
05-03-2009 12:40 PM
EK FLY
Honda Civic / Del Sol (1992 - 2000)
5
01-03-2007 05:26 PM
ID_ten_T
Hybrid / Engine Swaps
2
12-18-2003 11:01 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: engine year question


Contact Us - About Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: