How does i-vtec work?

Answer Honda has been a pioneer in engine technology since the Reagan administration, and VTEC is the tail on its coon-skin cap. The iVTEC is an evolution of Honda's seminal system.HistoryVTEC was first u... Read More »

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B16 Vtec Engine Tricks?

Introduced in 1988, Honda's B16-series motors in many ways formed the foundation for all of the company's future four-cylinder efforts. These engines were among the first to carry the company's now... Read More »

What is a vtec engine?

VTEC stands for Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control. It is a valve train system Honda developed for improvement of the volumetric efficiency of its four-stroke internal combustion eng... Read More »

Is a Honda 2.3 VTEC an interference engine?

The Honda 2.3 VTEC is considered an interference engine. This means that there is not enough clearance between the engine's piston and valves, causing significant damage in the event of timing belt... Read More »

How Do I Increase Performance on a F22B1 VTEC Engine?

The F22B1 is a 2.2-liter, American-spec variant of Honda's F-series four cylinder, and was commonly found under the hoods of a number of 1990's Accords and Acura CLs. While not as popular in the af... Read More »