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  1. Turbo RSX
    I have heard base is better since it has low comp but type-s will make more power, so I guess I’m asking which will make more power and which is more reliable?
  2. New Member Introduction RSX
    I bought my 2004 Base Auto from a friend this summer and have been lurking for a bit. Got a lot of help from here already when installing minor mods and addressing common issues. (Mod) list -BR series bc racing coils -Full 05-06 front end swap (with fogs) -Deleted rear seat backs, rear seatbelt...
  3. Want To Buy or Trade RSX
    Need a transmission from an 02-04 k20a3. 5 speed manual. It doesn't have to be perfect, it just needs to be drive able. This is more or less a band-aid until I can replace the original six speed. (Thanks 'rona!) I'm located near Raleigh, NC. Willing to drive a very considerate amount of...
  4. Vehicles For Sale RSX
    Imgur Gallery: $6,000 OBO 91k miles Very clean condition Mechanic owned Owner's manual & window sticker included Garage kept its whole life No accidents Only a small dot on the driver's side quarter panel Minor cosmetic imperfections on the exterior Serviced at McGrath acura all its life by...
  5. The DIY Garage EP3
    Hi y'all! I am buying a parts car today. It's a 2005-2006 type-s with the 6 speed led transmission. I have a parts list from the user Remix. This is what I know I need so far: Main Parts (If you're doing a K20A2 swap, there's some additional stuff you need) K20A3 Transmission (EP3 or Base. I...
  6. Transmission & Drive Train RSX
    Hello all, Like the thread states, what is all needed for this swap? I have an '03 base and would like to bolt in the 6 speed from the DC5-R (Y2M3) '02-04 model. I've heard the axles are 36mm on the 'R and 32mm on the Base. Is this the measurement taken at the out board joint's? If so are the...
  7. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hi Guys!! First post, after searching of course. My fuel pump is leaking. I need a new one. What's the difference between the Factory Stock Fuel Pumps in the Base vs. the Type-S? Acura dealership lists 2 different part numbers. Base = 17045-S6M-A01 Type-S = 17045-S6M-A30 Every aftermarket...
  8. K-Series Swaps
    Hey everyone, i know for a fact i’m going to hear tons of people say to just search and i’ll find the miracle post of every detail of this swap already done, but everything i’ve found has been either just the motor or just the trans and seems like an incomplete post. If anyone knows any links...
  9. Bolt-On Basics: RSX (Base)
    So I’ve just started up putting money into my RSX. I got a new SRI but want to get some more power and acceleration out of her. What are some other basic mods i can do to increase performance?
  10. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey all. Reaching out for some advice as for once I'm stuck on a problem I can't fix! And it's annoying the f--k out of me. Short(-ish) story. Bought my son an '04 RSX base, manual. Passed MD inspection with no issues, but because it took him a while to be able to get his license, the car...
  11. Problems & Solutions RSX
    I was rear ended and had to replace the tail light and bulbs but i bought the 925 bulb and it smelled burnt and smoke came out yesterday after i replaced it and turned on the car.. any ideas what it could be? i dont think its the wrong bulb unless im supposed to use a 7440 bulb? Could it be...
  12. New Member Introduction RSX
    I was rear ended and had to replace the tail light and bulbs but i bought the 925 bulb and it smelled burnt and smoke came out yesterday after i replaced it and turned on the car.. any ideas what it could be? i dont think its the wrong bulb unless im supposed to use a 7440 bulb? Could it be...
  13. Part Outs RSX
    hey anyone parting out a rsx base or type s please pm me!! thanx
  14. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hello all, I developed an issue with my '02 RSX Base 5MT about 2k miles ago (currently has 169,000) where if i floor it anywhere between 2-3k rpm it starts accelerating but it feels more like if the throttle were more like 60% down or if there was some air or fuel restriction preventing it from...
  15. New Member Introduction RSX
    Just picked up my car about a month ago and it's got good potential.! I did have a few problems come up however, I have a trouble code p0137 for bank 1 sensor 2 low voltage, I replaced the Oxygen sensor and checked for exhaust leaks, the exhaust system seems to be fine. If anyone has any tips or...
  16. New Member Introduction RSX
    What going on club rsx...first time posting on here I recently bought an 02 rsx base model pretty stock for the most part. Its decently clean no rust has a k20a2 swap skunk2 IM TB header, 5spd trans? 1pc no names and a couple other goodies. Its my daily project as it needs some work trans has no...
  17. Want To Buy or Trade RSX
    Looking for the base radio holder if anyone has one let me know thanks
  18. Turbo RSX
    Hello everyone, greetings from Panama friends ... I am building my project of the DC5 base 2002 K24A2 Turbo sidewnder Automatic. The ECU does not worry me much since I will adjust with Ktuner for 05-06 + the Harness for 02-04 ... I have the opportunity to get a TSX transmission, the question...
  19. New Member Introduction RSX
    Hello everyone. This is my wife’s first car. We kept it as a spare car and now I have the opportunity to work on it. I currently installed Yonaka exhaust - limited edition - black powder coated. Next step is to put in DC Sport Header. If anyone has questions on the work I did, please ask...
  20. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Had no A/C since I bought t he car in December. Had local garage charge the system. System is fully charged, but does not work. Fan switch on dash does. Garage seems to think its a wiring problem in the dash. They say they cannot find a ground from the dash and the wiring. It's a # 503 connector...
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