I took ownership of my new engine today. Now it's time to strip all the unwanted parts off and take a good look see.  Once I strip it down I will post a video with a walk around.  If anyone is like me, you have spent hours looking for a good video of the engine, or even good pictures.  This is a 2010 Honda Fit l15a7 engine.

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Comment by Timothy Aanerud on January 9, 2014 at 3:49pm

I'd suggest looking for one locally using www.car-parts.com.    I believe what you want is a 2009-2013 engine that was came from a car with an automatic transmission.  You'll want the starter, alternator, coils, wiring harness when the pull the engine.

Comment by Jesse Hartman on January 9, 2014 at 3:48pm

I paid 1175.00 for a complete engine with all accessories .  I did run a VIN check on engine and found out that is is NOT a 2010 with 12k miles like salvage yard said.  It is a 2011 with 17153 miles.  I found the old auction for this salvaged car.  Car came from IL. and was hit in drivers door.  I check with simple digital systems and they have already supplied computers for others with this engine. 

Comment by Vance Simons on January 9, 2014 at 3:28pm

Jesse, So what did you pay for the Organ Donor?



Comment by Timothy Aanerud on January 3, 2014 at 11:10pm

Let's agree to call the Honda Fit an Organ Donor.

Comment by Paul Sanders on January 3, 2014 at 7:41pm
Nice, I hope that there sent somewhere a stranded vehicle missing its engine :-)
Comment by Jesse Hartman on January 2, 2014 at 9:40pm
give me some time to strip it down, and I will have some more info. I will be using a Raven redrive when he releases it. Other than that I will convert myself.
Comment by James Austin on January 2, 2014 at 9:33pm
Sooo, your are going about an aircraft conversion of the Honda your self? Please tell more and with the promised pictures. James

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