What is a vtec engine?

Answer 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 »

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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 the difference between VTEC non-VTEC engines?

The difference between VTEC engines and non-VTEC engines is that one has a VTEC system and the other does not. This cam-phasing system has become endemic to today's marketplace, but only one manuf... 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 to Buy a 1992 Honda Accord VTEC Engine?

The Honda VTEC engine was the first to use variable valve timing and lift control technology. It was introduced into the fourth generation Honda Accord in 1992 and was acknowledged within the indus... Read More »