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  1. Gen 1 CRV, How reliable is the B20B engine vs the uprated B20Z?

    1999-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1.5)
    I was just wondering now, the gen 1 Crv engines are known to be ridiculously reliable but how reliable is the B20B engine vs the uprated B20Z in the 99 onwards Crv's? I'm assuming probably about the same, both ridiculously reliable. That being said I have seen people mention the 99 onwards...
  2. Engine cutting out at 6200rpm. B20b turbo

    Problems & Issues
    I have my rev limits set at 6900 but cutting out at 6200. I have ngk r7 I think gapped to 30... is this causing the issue. Link to my build and video of the problem.
  3. 1998 Honda CR-V B20B Timing Belt Slack

    Problems & Issues
    I'm trying to diagnose a timing belt issue on a 1998 with the B20B engine. The timing belt was recently replaced by someone else. I recently acquired the vehicle for $500 and now I'm performing a tune-up and suspension re-built. The engine starts and runs smoothly. The only issue is a clicking...
  4. Ebay JDM Stories?

    Under The Hood / Performance
    Hi, I've got a 2001 CRV with very low compression in one cylinder (<60), I haven't wet tested it to see if it's bottom end or just head yet but leaning either way towards a JDM direct replacement as the engine has 230k + on it and figure a swap is probably better to do now. Some checks on ebay...
  5. I need a High Compression JDM B20B or B20Z for a 1999 CRV?Any JDM suppliers near NH?

    Northeast CR-V Owners
    I need a High Compression JDM B20B or B20Z for a 1999 CRV?Any JDM suppliers near NH?
  6. Need help b20b in place of b20b4

    Under The Hood / Performance
    I just swapped a b20b in place of my original engine. The problem I hame having is the drivers side lower engine mount/torque mount. My original bracket doesn't bolt to the jdm engine and my engine didn't come with one. I called up the place I ordered the engine from and they sent me a ac/torque...
  7. B20B power increase mods?

    Under The Hood / Performance
    Hello everyone, I am interested in adding some power to my b20b in my 1998 CR-V AWD. Looking for things I can do and still use as my daily driver, weekend jobs. Anyone got some advice?
  8. 1996 CRV JDM import B20B engine

    1996-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1)
    Anybody know where off hand where the air/fuel sensor (or as most people call it O2 sensor upstream of the converter ) is ? Is it difficult to access with a regular [email protected] sensor socket (deep) ? Any help would be appreciated. Also if you know of a pic or video of this thing, that would also be...
  9. cylinder head B20B differences?

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all!! I have a honda cr-v 1997 with a bad cylinder head (valve) , if I can find another to rebuild, is there a difference between b20b3 and b20b4 or B20B jdm?? I found all 3 versions on the web telling they fit my vehicle?? My honda is a b20b3, with engine code RD1 in the VIN number and...
  10. CRV B20B vs B20Z

    Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    I've got a 2001 Honda CR-V LX with a 4 cyl, 2.0L B20 engine. Lately I've been researching different engine types for CRV models and just want to know what's the difference between a B20B engine and a B20Z engine? I realize that rumors have been spread to say that they're both the same, and I've...
  11. B20B internals and other parts

    Trading Post
    FS: B20B internals and other parts I prefer contact by text at 469-408-3347. If you want any pics of items not pictured just text and ask. I will add more parts and pics as I find them. All prices do not include shipping. Local pick up is preferred but will ship if needed. Will consider trades...
  12. 1st gen CR-V questions (lowering related and B20b vs B20z)

    Tires, Wheels and Suspensions
    Hi, like in my other thread, I'm looking for the first gen CR-V. I found one that seems very nice and I plan on lowering it a bit (I know that some people find it stupid or else, but that's what I want to do) Although I don't want to slam it, I still want to be able to use in in winter (I live...
  13. help finding a b20b engine

    Problems & Issues
    im looking for a b20b engine for my crv does n e one know where i can find one im having a hard time finding one myself around here guess i just dont know where to look
  14. b20b in a b20z chassis?

    Problems & Issues
    Hey so i have a 2001 crv with the b20z motor in it. Recently the motor blew so i picked up another crv motor. Its a b20b. I was wondering if this swap is the same as putting another b20z in or if it will even work. I have the entire engine minus transmission and no wiring or ecu. Now i dont...