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  1. Help with potential master cylinder issue.

    Wheels & Tires
    I drive a 2005 RSX Base and recently replaced the calipers and rotors on all 4 wheels. These calipers and rotors have no consequential differences from the original. Me and my grandpa went around to all four brakes and properly bled them. Starting with the rear passenger brake, pumping pressure...
  2. Input on Brakes

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    Looking to do the front brakes on my 06 type s, was thinking about going with some wildwood calipers and then some higher (not necessarily top-end) pads and rotors. Any input, reviews or places to find good deals would be greatly appreciated!!
  3. Fitment question with brakes

    Wheels & Tires
    So I want to order some ESR SR08 rims, 17x9.5 +20/ can I go wider rims in the back or will anything bigger than 9.5 look dumb. I want my fitment flush. Tires: nitto neogen 215/45 Coilovers: bc racing My question is, if I was to get wilwood front calipers would the rims rub against the calipers...
  4. Rear Brakes & Rotors...what do you like?

    The DIY Garage RSX
    Hi. The 2006 RSX will need rear brakes pretty soon (<5000miles). The way my son drives that's like a few weeks!! I don't know what's on there now other than they are drilled rotors. I'd imagine they are middle to higher end consumer "performance" quality. I plan on replacing the rotors and...
  5. RSX Retrofit brakes! Perfecto

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    Got these last fall and winter struck so I can't install yet. The finish looks great and I can't wait to get them on.
  6. FS: Spoon Brakes, Buddyclub N+ swift springs, 5 lug conversion

    Southern California For Sale: Local Pick-Up
    hey CRSX fam, up for sale is the last of some parts taking up some space. Located: SoCal - Huntington Beach Contact: Leave a message First, I have some authentic Spoon Brake Calipers for the dc5, they are a bit dirty and just need to be cleaned up. Asking price: $900 Second, Buddyclub N+...
  7. Do I need to take it to Honda to bleed my brakes?

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    Hey guys one of my brakes was leaking on my RSX-S. Got it replaced. System was fully dry and there was no pressure at all. Tried bleeding 3 times following proper procedures used by many on this forum but I couldn't get any pressure at all. Tried manual bleeding, and a motive power bleeder. Even...
  8. Got some new brakes installed :)

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    Thanks all for the recommendations in my previous thread. I went with the Powerstop brake kit from Amazon for an extremely reasonable price of $180 My mechanic put them on today - labor was around $200 to install them, which seemed pretty reasonable. Overall - I could not be happier. This...
  9. Recommendations on brakes?

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    Hey all! I am new here - just bought my first RSX today :) 2003 RSX Anyways - the car is in decent shape, but the brakes are a little sketchy on it, so I am looking to buy new brakes / rotors. What do you recommend?
  10. Mugen GP wheels with Brembo brakes

    Wheels & Tires
    Hi, Anybody using this combination? Mugen GP wheel with Dc5-R Brembo brakes. I would like to know if the wheels clear the caliper without spacers. Please help!! TIA!
  11. New owner 2005 Type S....Help with rear brakes

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey all, Just purchased a 2005 Type S. 217K first car for my son. Silver with black interior, mint. $2500. Needs rear brakes. Can anyone send me a link with pictures so we can do the job ourselves? Thanks!
  12. WTB SSM lips armrest suspension bars brakes cam lifters kpro

    Part Outs RSX
    Looking to buy some parts, located in north Jersey and travel to the Bronx from time to time. Feel free to send a text 609-276-6360 Kpro Arm rest Ssm front/rear lip Rear strut/pillar bars, side bars New coilovers Open to any seats as well Brakes, types s calipers or better Rota slipstream rims...
  13. RSX Racing Suspension and Brakes

    Suspension & Brakes RSX
    I have a complete suspension for the RSX. Penske double adjustable Struts and rear coil- overs both with remote resevoirs. Front has caster camber plates rear has custom mono ball mounts. The suspension has never been used just prototyped for fitment. Comes with Eibach springs. Stoptech front...
  14. Slam on brakes and now a rubbing sound that goes away

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hello everyone, I have a base auto 06 RSX. The only mods I have is a front sway bar and Short RAM intake. New brake pads and rotors were installed only 1,500 miles ago. I usually don't slam on my brake pedal until it reaches the floor unless I'm forced to. But, whenever I do suddenly slam on...
  15. Does the Rsx use the rear or front brakes to stop

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    My Rsx needs new brakes pads but I don't know if I should replace the rear or front ones which ones does the Rsx use to stop while braking ?
  16. Ceika custom brakes

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    Anyone have these? Anyone know anyone who has these? I can't find any references to a set on an RSX even though it is listed as a supported vehicle. The really interesting part is they have a parking brake solution via a couple options so your rear rotors and calipers will match. I think they...
  17. brakes failing when cold

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    I have a 2006 RSX and every morning when it's cold (around 40 degrees F), when I first start out driving the brakes are dangerously failing. I can press them all the way to the floor and the vehicle takes a very long time to stop. When I bought the car used (about 3 months ago) they told me they...
  18. Hot Wheel / Clinking Sound from Brakes (video!)

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    Hi Guys, So recently (past couple months) I have noticed that after I let the car sit for a while (overnight, for example), and start the next morning, when I first start to take off, I hear a one-time clinking sound that seems like it's coming from the rear wheels. Only happens once, and...
  19. CA: 04 RSX-S Brakes 5 lug

    Suspension & Brakes RSX
    For sale is a brake swap from a 04 RSX-S. Brake parts are compatible for the Base RSX, Civic EP3, EM2, S2000, & more. Parts will bolt on (depending on model). Included are the Front knuckle assembly with 5 lug wheel hubs, new rotors, new loaded calipers with carbon fiber ceramic, new brackets...
  20. Replacing all brakes (rotors, pads, calipers, lines)

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    So continuing with my "New" RSX... im upto my extremely extremely rusted brakes rotors are so rusted they are actually chipping away the car was in a garage just sitting there for a year straight and wasnt driven. It was also in a very snowy area (Vermont) which caused further corrosion. im...
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