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  1. Advice needed (what to do with car?)

    Mid Atlantic
    A relative of mine has crashed his 2003 RSX Type-S that's been in the family since new. It was a front-end collision that damaged the hood, bumper, both fenders and radiator. Everything else is intact. The car is blue and has ~160k miles (although I'd have to check). It was in great running...
  2. New on the forum, looking for some advice on my build

    New Member Introduction RSX
    What up everyone! I actually bought my 02 type-S almost a year ago and have been slowly building. Mostly just the basics so far but now im looking into building the head. Now i hear a k24 from a TSX is the way to go for more power. Some info about my RSX Injen short ram intake Skunk 2 74" TB...
  3. Track Set Up Advice.

    Auto X & Road Racing
    Hi all, haven't posted much here at all but I thought I'd give this a try. Searching for the information I'm looking for has proven difficult given the vast amounts of pages. I have a 2006 RSX Type-S ASpec. It currently has ASpec wheels with Re71R's, Hondata reflash, Injen CAI, ASpec...
  4. New Member Looking For Advice

    New Member Introduction RSX
    Just got my 2003 Type S about a month ago and loving it so far. The only mods it had when I bought it was the exhaust and headers. I’m looking into doing a k24 swap and possibly further down the line a turbo. I’m not the most mechanically inclined person either so consider me a total noob. Was...
  5. 17x8 +25 Advice?

    Wheels & Tires
    I'm going to put these 17x8 +25 Rims on my 03 Rsx with 215/45/17 tires, on Skunk2 lowering springs about a 2.5 in drop all around. I'm going for a kinda flush look not hella flush what mods will I have to do? I don't want to rub. Do I have to buy a camber kit? Do I have to roll my fenders...
  6. If someone does not ask for advice

    The DIY Garage RSX
    If someone is posting their dyi and not asking for advice and someone one offers you their advice and you don’t take it they get mad ! Yea that’s their problem! Don’t offer advice to someone who was not asking for their advice when they clearly was wanting to share their experience of doing a...
  7. Looking for advice, come chat about my and your builds!

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Doesn’t seem like it’s a very active site taking into consideration forums are a thing of the past anyone and everyone elaborate about my build! I have an 06 rsx type s it has a k20a2 and 02-04 6speed trans. Keep in mind this bottom end isn’t one I chose these applications for personally but got...
  8. Car audio noob needs advice

    Car Audio, Security, & Electronics RSX
    Hey guys, I need advice in improving the audio on my 2002 RSX while on a budget. For now I've decided on the following: >Pioneer MVH-200EX Multimedia Deck https://www.crutchfield.com/p_130200EX/Pioneer-MVH-200EX.html?search=200ex&osp=pioneer+avh+200ex&skipvs=T >MTX Magnum Sub/Amp combo...
  9. Need advice on replacing speakers

    Car Audio, Security, & Electronics RSX
    Hi need some advice on replacing the speakers on my dc5, basically the sound in the car is very low some speakers are not working at all so am thinking about replacing all speakers new front door speakers and rear side panel speakers just wondering what size speakers I will need for the front...
  10. Advice on buying a RSX

    New Member Introduction RSX
    Hey guys I'm hoping to get a RSX soon, I've only ever owned a jeep and was wondering if I could get some advice. I saw this ad on cl, is it worth taking a look and if so what should I be looking out for. Any help would be appreciated, thanks...
  11. Need advice

    All Motor RSX
    I have a RSX base model and I already installed a intake and exhaust, I am thinking about getting a header but when asking a mechanic they always tell me it?s a waste of money and that what I have installed already is enough and if I do anymore upgrades I will damage the engine. Is this true...
  12. Arizona 2006 RSX-S A-Spec - 46k miles - King Motorsports/Mugen Mods - Need Advice

    Vehicles For Sale RSX
    I've got a decent stable of cars, but with the birth of my daughter in December and my wife's 2007 TSX at 150,000 miles, I'm looking to pick up something new for her. So, I either have to sell my 2006 RSX or my 2003 Mustang Cobra... I can imagine what most of the responses would be on which to...
  13. LSD bearing advice

    The DIY Garage RSX
    Taking the tranny out, but will have a professional install the LSD. Since it's coming apart, what bearings should I replace? This is on the ultra high HP turbos type S. I have no idea how hard it was beaten on before I got it. All seems well, but preventive maintenance may save me down the...
  14. Trans-swap electrical advice

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey guys, Im gonna try to keep this short without dragging on into too much detail. Im currently pulling a 6 speed from a 2002 type s with the intent on swapping it into my 2002 base auto. The only thing thats left to remove is the wiring for the trans(reverse lockout, back up switch and speed...
  15. Advice on new Keys and Locks

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    All, I have a 2002 Type S with 200,000 miles on it. I have put lots of time and money into keeping it in perfect shape but I need some advice on a slowly developing problem. Over the years I have lost all but 1 primary key (including both remotes). Now, my primary key is giving me trouble...
  16. Help! Want to Buy and RSX, Need Advice on Engine Codes!

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I am looking to join the RSX club but I need some advice! I checked out a 2002 RSX [Regular, 177K miles]. While it did not display any CEL codes, I scanned the car and it had the following codes: P0661 - IMT (IMRC) Circuit Voltage Low P1298 - ELD Voltage High Here is my problem - I live in...
  17. Much needed advice

    ECU Tuning RSX
    First off i have a 2002 type s with 218,4xx miles. Mostly stock just intake and exhaust. I have the opportunity to get hondata v3 for $700 and get it tuned for free. But for that price i could get the v4. I guess what im trying to ask which should i go with. And is my mileage at the point where...
  18. Need advice on Rear Speakers Stock 02 RSX

    Car Audio, Security, & Electronics RSX
    I will be installing some new rear speakers in my RSX and I am extremely confused on what the actual size of the speakers are. I have read countless posts on this website and others about the rear speakers being 6 1/2" and some that say it is 5 1/4". The crutchfield website only shows 5 1/4"...
  19. New Acura RSX Owner, need a lot of advice

    New Member Introduction RSX
    First, I'm glad to see such an active board for this vehicle. I recently acquired a 2006 RSX Type S in great condition, with a lot of deferred maintenance and 153k miles. I'm in need of advice as I've not had a performance vehicle of this type for over 20 years (my last car was a grey market...
  20. Need advice for2005 Acura RSX Type-S California CARB Compliant Help

    Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    I currently have an Injen SRI and a Magna Flow Catback exhaust set up. I am seriously considering the basic ECU reflash. However, I am also interested in upgrading my throttle body to a (BLOX Throttle Body-which is CARB legal), and possibly adding a (Weapon-R Intake Manifold-which is also CARB...
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