Honda Civic/Acura Integra

since 1994 release

Repair and operation of the car

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+ Cars of the Honda Civic and Acura Integra brand
+ Maintenance instruction
+ Routine maintenance
- Engine
   - Repair of the engine without extraction from the car - the Civic model
      General information
      Preparatory actions and the list of repair procedures which can be executed without extraction of the engine from the car
      Reduction of the piston of the first cylinder in the provision of the top dead point (TDP)
      Removal and installation of a cover of a head of cylinders
      Removal and installation of the inlet pipeline
      Removal and installation of a final collector
      The VTEC systems - the general information and check of a condition of components
      Removal, check of a state and installation of assembly of yokes
      Replacement of valvate springs with plates and maslootrazhatelny caps
      Removal, check of a state and installation of a gas-distributing belt and cogwheels of the GRM drive
      Replacement of a forward epiploon of a bent shaft
      Removal, check of a state and installation of the camshaft
      Removal and installation of a head of cylinders
      Removal and installation of the pallet of a case of the engine
      Removal, check of a state and installation of the oil pump
      Removal and installation of a flywheel / driving disk
      Replacement of a back epiploon of a bent shaft
      Check of a state and replacement of support of a suspension bracket of the power unit
   + Repair of the engine without extraction from the car - the Integra model
   + General and capital repairs of the engine
+ Cooling system and heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Control systems of the engine
+ Gear shifting box
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment

Removal and installation of the pallet of a case of the engine



1. Warm up the engine up to the normal working temperature, then merge from it engine oil and remove an oil filter (see the Head Routine maintenance).
2. Disconnect a negative wire from the battery.

If the stereosystem established on the car is equipped with a security code before disconnecting the battery make sure that you have the correct combination for input of the audio system in action!

3. The car also establish to Poddomkratta it on props. Remove protection of a case.

4. Turn out bolts of fastening of the pallet to the engine block (see an accompanying illustration).

5. Having tapped the pallet on perimeter the hammer with soft brisk for the purpose of destruction of a layer of sealant, separate it from the block (you do not make at all attempts to hook the pallet under the interfaced surface).
6. Scratch out all traces of sealant and material of old laying from the interfaced surfaces of the pallet and block. Remove face sealing inserts from the pallet or the block. Carefully wipe the interfaced surfaces with the rags moistened in acetone. Clean and dry carving openings in the block.



1. Wash out the pallet solvent and carefully dry it. Make sure of lack of deformations of an adjusting flange of the pallet, in case of need lay the pallet a flange on the flat wooden block and make a rikhtovka.
2. Impose a pillow of RTV sealant 3 mm thick on a pro-masonry surface of a flange of the pallet. Track that sealant was imposed from the inside of bolted openings.
3. Accurately press the pallet to the block. Screw bolts and, moving on a spiral from the center outside, in stages (on 1/4 turns for approach) tighten them with the required effort (see Specifications). Remember that pulling of fixture is fraught with development of leaks.
4. Fill in engine oil (see the Head Routine maintenance), start the engine and check the pallet for existence of leaks.