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  1. Building my exhaust

    Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    I have an Apexi Ws2 muffler that i've been itching to install on my car. I want it to be mellow and sounds really nice when it kicks in while giving me some hp. 3" in straight pipe? Future plans (in order) K-pro, Skunk 2 alpha race headers, CAI in that order.
  2. Building custom exhaust from cat-back, few questions...

    Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    Hello :fistbump: I'm looking to assemble two exhaust parts from Amazon, and have this shop near me build me an exhaust from the cat-back. First off, the parts: Vibrant streetpower muffler Vibrant ultra-quiet resonator I've heard some sound-clips, these don't sound bad at all when paired...
  3. Emerald's 2006 MM Type S: Building for my boy....

    Member Show-Off RSX
    Good evening ladies and gents. Below are a few pics of my newest project car, having come from a 2013 Mazdaspeed 3. Although I will populate this thread with photos and what not, most of the action will be on my YouTube channel, at https://www.youtube.com/user/EmeraldTuning The concept for my...
  4. power steering reservoir building pressure

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    hi guys recently i swap my engine and i empty all fluids on my engine including power steering fluid , yesterday i filled the reservoir and turned the car on tried turning the steering wheel and when i let go the steering wheel the cap for the reservoir explote and spill fluid everywhere:mad: ...
  5. Building My 02 Type s Ready for Turbo

    New Member Introduction RSX
    Hey guys, What are some tip and guides to how can i build my motor to handle turbo. I looking at spending 6 grand on the motor alone. What kind of parts do i need and brand. Looking to make around 400 to 600 WHP. What are the recommendations. I do know that Rods, bearing, crank, sleeve and...
  6. All motor RSX i'm building, vs s2000?

    All Motor RSX
    Whats up guys. I'm currently almost done building/rebuilding my 02 Type-S. It was at 220,000 before I rebuilt it. I have completely re-done the head except for port and polish. So I've decked it, hot tanked, the works. Stock valve train just cleaned and all. As for the block, I've got all new...
  7. Building your own suspension???

    Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    So i am thinking about piecing together my own coilover setup 1. so that i can be done with these racelands 2. because i want the adjustability without the price so does anybody have reccomendations? the shock has to be adjustable and the springs have to be able to go pretty low...or can i do...
  8. Building Type S

    ECU Tuning RSX
    Hello guys.I need Your help. Maybe it is a weird for You all, but, I try to build engine similar to Type S (05-06). It is very similar with K20A6 ( only Europe ver) I have got a problem and question with ECU pinout. In connector E pin 5 in K20A6 empty,Type S: VCC3 - I do not know where can I...
  9. Building my first system, need some help

    Car Audio, Security, & Electronics RSX
    So I'm a trying to put together a system for my 06 Base but I don't know where to start. :dontknow: I installed a Kenwood HU a few months ago but now I want to upgrade my speakers and add an amp and sub. I was thinking a single 10" or 12" sub and component speakers up front so I can replace the...
  10. Need some advice on building the A3

    All Motor EP3
    So I've been doing a lot of reading on head swaps and VTEC Killer setups and decided that I would like to build the K20A3 a bit. I know the best option would be to just swap engines but that's out of budget unfortunately. I know that I will need KPro and I plan on getting a new intake manifold...
  11. Building my First Ported box.

    Car Audio, Security, & Electronics RSX
    Dont know anything about building a box.. LOL but i would like help building a new box for my woofer. i have tried looking at the RE box calculator as well as the Torres one. they all seem so confusing. i dont know when u would need to point your sub up and have the port down?? any help would be...
  12. not building boost

    Turbo RSX
    ive got a problem building boost. new boost controller found a couple leaks in the piping so i pulled it all apart and hooked it up to my compressor and pressurized it. fixed the leaks. any ideas what could be the problem.
  13. not building boost

    Turbo RSX
    ive got a problem building boost. new boost controller found a couple leaks in the piping so i pulled it all apart and hooked it up to my compressor and pressurized it. fixed the leaks. any ideas what could be the problem.
  14. Z1 building question general k build ???

    All Motor RSX
    Im probably looking for a flame fest here but this site is so damn diluted with shinfo. Looking at building an engine for when my high mileage a2 dies. I plan to go slow and keep it price efficient. Was just planning on buying a z1 piece by peice but now that ive been looking around is...
  15. Building A System(Help)

    Car Audio, Security, & Electronics RSX
    Hey Audio Guru's. I'm trying to replace the stock bose on my 02 type s. Right now I'm looking at H/U---> Pioneer Avh-x1500dvd i dont really care about bluetooth. Amp---> Alpine mrx-f65 Sub---> I currently have (1) 12" Kicker Cvr; i dont know if it is the 2 ohm or 4ohm, i plan on changing it...
  16. Building a clearance system...

    Car Audio, Security, & Electronics RSX
    This is mainly for 'tony and eggy'... I was shopping on sonic's end of the year sale: http://www.sonicelectronix.com/landing/specials/2012/year-end/index.php#main_content2 And was wondering if you could build a clearance system based on sq what would you recommend? Or is it all shit(the...
  17. building my own custom turbo help

    Turbo RSX
    i know theres probably tons of threads already but i have done my research and gotten my parts list with everything just need a bit of help...im building a custom kit now i have a friend selling a manifold and turbo with waste gate cheap sooo these are all the parts im gonna get please let me...
  18. Help CT supercharger not building boost

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Like title says CT supercharger it isn't building boost but when I am in third gear you hear the supercharger whine very little and stop. Other than that there's no whining in first or second. I am also use kpro and on the laptop it doesnt show any boost being built has anyone had similar...
  19. building engine

    Engine Building & Design
    i have 2005 rsx type-s. im installing turbo on my car. what i have to do to engine, so i dont over haul.
  20. Need help building Ep3

    General Discussion EP3
    So i have a 2004 ep3 it is completly stock. I want to lower it and put a turbocharger in it i would like to make 300-350whp can i just get new rods or will i need new pistons and all? I need help deciding on what to get so please leave your ideas/comments. Also what is the best way to lower...
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