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  1. new here and 1st time owner of an acura rsx

    New Member Introduction RSX
    I have a 2006 acura rsx 2.0L. I had some start up issues and thought it was the battery. Replaced the battery, and got the same reaults. .. turn key on and get 1 click and car wont start. So, today, we replaced the starter, and when I went to start it up, it spun briefly, then wouldnt turn...
  2. ? XenonDepot's 2018 1st and 4th of July Sale ?

    Lighting RSX
    We're back at that time of year where we celebrate the birth of our countries - Canada Day on July 1st and Independence Day on July 4th, so of course we've got great savings planned for you! Need an HID Headlight Kit? We've got you covered. Want to brighten up your drive with an LED Headlight...
  3. 1st gear clicking/grinding noise please help!

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hi guys I just bought a 2006 rsx type s. It has an act stage 3 clutch, m factory lsd in the tranny & 8 pound flywheel. But I have an issue , when I put it in first it makes a clicking/grinding sound I’m not sure what it is. It’s only sometimes when I put it in 1st gear. The guy I bought from...
  4. 1st gear click sound

    Transmission & Drive Train RSX
    Hi guys I just bought a 2006 rsx type s. It has an act stage 3 clutch, m factory lsd in the tranny & 8 pound flywheel. But I have an issue , when I put it in first it makes a clicking/grinding sound I’m not sure what it is. It’s only sometimes when I put it in 1st gear. The guy I bought from...
  5. Strange vibration 1st and 2nd under acceleration

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hi all. Got a 03 base 96k bout a month ago. All was well, changed oil to 5w30 Penn Play. Ran some injector cleaner and engine cleaner/stop leak/oil treatment. Today I noticed a strange rattle or vibration from inside the cabin during 1st gear initial takeoff and theb thru 2nd gear high...
  6. Accelerating from stop 1st and 2nd Horrible noise

    Transmission & Drive Train RSX
    It sounds like the engine is protesting when I start there is an extra noise sounds like it is coming from the driver side wheel or axle. Recently had the drivers side axle replaced and could not remember if the transmission fluid was topped off it had never been changed before at 140k, I...
  7. Longtime 03 nbp type S owner, 1st time poster/ALSO FOLKS ARE JAPAN BOUND!!

    New Member Introduction RSX
    Hey everybody-Longtime owner of an '03 type S. Nbp w/black leather. Sauna in the summer but love the look. Bought it almost stock from orig owner w/48k miles. Now have 99k 4 years later. -Greddy sp2, muffler baffles blew, replaced it w/ stainless Magnaflow muff on Greddy piping. -AEM SRI -ebc...
  8. 1st Time Intro from S.A. Texas

    New Member Introduction RSX
    Hello everyone my name is DJ, Just recently purchased my 2nd 2006 RSX Type-S. My 1st one was totaled last year due to a hail storm. Picked my new baby up from a member selling it here on Clubrsx a few weeks ago. I have plans to start modding, but will be on hold for now. 1. I find myself...
  9. Stiff 1st Gear- Notchy 2nd Gear

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey all, so I had my clutch changed about 8000 km ago and in the beginning all the gears were very stiff. Eventually they smoothed out but my first to second gear have become a pain. When going into first gear everything is fine as long as I'm almost at a complete stop, but pulling it out into...
  10. Can't shift into 1st gear. Difficult to shift into 2nd gear

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I'm having a problem shifting into 1st gear. It feels like the gear is completely locked out. I can shift into to 2nd gear if I force it. When shifting out of 2nd it feels rough like it's being gripped or, like the clutch isn't disengaged. There is no difference between when the car is running...
  11. trouble getting into 1st at a stop

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I've been having trouble getting into 1st lately. Only happens when I'm at a stop. I have to push the pedal a few times to jam it into gear. When it doesnt go into gear, t fels like theres a gate or wall preventing it from going into the gear. It doesn't happen for the other gears while I'm...
  12. Whizzing sound in 1st and 2nd gear

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I picked up an 06 Type S the other day. :hb: It will be my project car. It was tough trying to find a CLEAN title RSX TYPE S in CA but I luckily found one in pretty good condition. Haha. I'll be modding it very soon but wanted to give the engine another once over before the upgrades. So I am...
  13. May 1st Sunday Mosport DDT lapping event 11am-5pm #3 event Touge.ca 25+ 2016!!

    Canada East
    2016 April 17th Sunday 10:30am - 5pm Mosport new DDT Lapping event, #1 event of 25+ events 2016!:cool: "Flexible schedule with 25+ events offering to fit your busy life"! All events Season Pass available for sale! Hello all drivers, We would like to setup a CTMP Mosport DDT lapping event...
  14. Shaking in rear when floored in 1st & 2nd

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    So just to start off the only mods I have are k-tuned rh, invidia q300 cat back, and I just installed a em2 front swaybar. Well the problem is when ever I start cruising then floor it in first the whole ass end shakes baaad then it does it in the lower rmps of second. When I drive normal I can...
  15. 1st ep3 drag build

    Drag Racing EP3
  16. build thread: grey ep3, done right the 1st time.

    Member Show-Off EP3
    well what can i say ive ahd a track inegra before this gutted and all ready to road racce. pretty much i got way to busy and now i dont have a use for it since it hasnt been tuned. i bought a 2002 grey ep3 and guess what.....i loved it!!!!interior looks great runs strong. (need new clutch) if...
  17. 1st RSX , SSM , Boost and daily driven ..

    New Member Introduction RSX
    Just wanted to finally introduce myself as I have been lurking for the past few months. I finally found a car that I liked and pulled the trigger on her. She's an 05 SSM Type-s and I love her. Purchased her will all of the modifications done to her already but I have plans to change a lot as...
  18. Can't downshift into 1st or 2nd gear. Transmission?

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Background: A couple months ago I had to get my clutch swapped because it was slipping. Was running fine up until last week. Today: I start up the car and start driving. I can shift into 1st then to 2nd completely fine. Then to 3rd also fine. But when I come to a turn and want to down shift...
  19. Vibration & weak start in 1st and reverse

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    hi i was wondering if you guys could help me out. I have the exedy oem replacement, flywheel was resurfaced all put in ~10k miles ago I broke the clutch in for bout a 1000 miles too. However if I ease off the clutch in 1st or reverse the car is really weak and vibrates so I have to give a lot of...
  20. Young son so unforgiving on 1st car

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Basically joined the forum to prepare 2005 RSX S-Type for private sale. Car was bought 3 years ago as 1st car for my son (then 17). In short, he didn't care well for the car and had multiple incidents...mainly broken plastic bumper covers and fortunately nothing structural or damage to other...
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