88-91 Honda Civic/ CRX EF H-Series Swap

What You Will Need:



  • H22 Intermediate Shaft



  • H22A Motor and Transmission



  • H-Series OBD1 ECU (p13) or Other Appropriately Programmed OBD1 ECU


  • 94-97 Accord Shifter Cables & Shifter Box or 93-95 Prelude Shifter Cables & Shifter Box


  • 98 Prelude Throttle Cable



  • Cable-Style Vehicle Speed Sensor (VSS)


  • Rear Engine Mount Bracket from 93-95 Prelude VTEC


  • Modified Accord or Prelude crank pulley


  • 90-93 Accord Lower Radiator Hose or 94-96 Prelude VTEC Lower Radiator hose


  • Recommended Innovative Mounts Alternator Relocation Bracket Part # 59185


  • Alternator Belt (Gates Part No K030310 w Relocation Bracket)



  • Recommended Half size 92-00 Honda Civic Radiator 




  • Metric Socket set 8mm – 19mm
  • 32mm Socket
  • 3/8” Short, Medium & Long Extension
  • 10mm Line Wrench, 10mm
  • 12mm, 14mm, 17mm, 19mm & 22mm Open-end Wrenches
  • Die Grinder with Cut-off Wheel & Sanding Disk
  • Sawzall
  • Drill with Spot Removal Bit, 2.0” Hole Saw
  • Hammer 
  • Pry-bar, Roll-Pin Punch Set
  • Needle-Nose Pliers
  • Hose-Clamp Pliers
  • Marker
  • Stud Extractor
  • MIG or TIG Welder
Disclaimer: This installation guide is intended as a quick referance for our customers. It is based on our shop's experiance as well as other technical resources and is not a direct representaion of any company. If you have further questions regaurding your swap feel free to contact us 626-261-4052