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  1. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hullo. I bought this car a year back and have had a bunch of issues with it, but I've gotten most of them fixed. I had the power steering pump, batter, and alternator replaced and then a leak in my power steering started happening. I took it to a mechanic and they tightened the power steering...
  2. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hi guys, Just a quick question. My driver side low beam keeps going out quicker than my passenger side. Could it be the Rubber Seal Ring going out and water condensation getting into the headlight? I've taken mental notes and the driver side usually goes out after 6 month or so with new...
  3. Problems & Solutions RSX
    I run Castrol GTX 10w-40 and burn about 3/4 quart every 3k miles. How about you?
  4. Bolt-On Basics: RSX (Base)
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  5. Car Audio, Security, & Electronics RSX
    I was hoping to get a system running off of this amp running 1200w rms(they tested it at 11xx watts of real power not that peak power marketing stuff) at 1 ohm with 4 gauge wiring from rockford fosgate. My concern was it being too much for the stock electrical system. I already have 2 dvc 4...
  6. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hi I've searched the forum a bit and don't find any conclusive answers or a way to fix my gauge cluster. Alright so I have an 03 type S with a k24 swap I don't think the swap matters but included it just in case. My cluster has been fine since I bought the car almost a month ago and at a light...
  7. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Just need advice! I have a boosted K20a2 with a precision 62/66 ball bearing turbo. I have a weird smoking issue,when I first start the car and drive everything is fine. But after I spool the turbo the next time I stop my oil pressure drops to 20-23psi at idle and the car begins to smoke pretty...
  8. Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    Has anybody bought this before? Worth It? Opinions? How does it sound? Looking to replace my stock since it's going bad but want something relatively cheap for now...
  9. Exterior Mods EP3
    ok so I got this fog light kit from a member at EPhatch. install it and the light when out on half of the cluster also I have no light in A/C nobs. WTF????? I remember smeeling a burn smell. check and they are ok 1. cluster bulds 2. fuses 3. took haft of the cluster apart back side of the...
  10. General Discussion EP3
    i add at least a qt of oil each month just wondering if this is normal? i drive a little less than 2k a month
  11. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey cbrsx, Anyone ever had problems with their engines eating/burning oil? I use valvoline full synthetic, 5 quarts of it... And oem honda filter.. The last time I changed my cars oil was in september till this past weekend.. don't bash at me, I don't drive the car. Only on sundays and some...
  12. ECU Tuning RSX
    I was surprised to dig through the search and not find anything relating to people running lean cruise AFR's (aside from one thread where everyone was telling a guy that it's bad). It seems like the general concensus sticking to stoich ratios at low load. Have any of you guys experimented with...
  13. Northern Cali
    Whats up, need someone in the Fremont/Newark/Union City or nearby area to burn a CD for me. In return for your time and efforts, ill buy you some Starbucks or lunch ($11 bucks or less) ie. Wingstop 10 wing combo...chicken wings and french fries this is hip hop. Heres the list: Artist/title...
  14. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Well its getting colder so i use me defoger all the time with ac on. I noticed i smell oil inside the car everytime and oil also burns a little faster. This normal when using ac alot?
  15. Problems & Solutions RSX
    A few months back I had an '02 RSX Type S with an engine that had rod knock because the previous owner hadn't put oil in it for a while :dontknow: Anyways, my nearby Acura dealership rebuilt almost the entire engine minus the vtec block, all with new parts. The problem is that it is still...
  16. Problems & Solutions RSX
    i just bought an 02 rsx and i notice that it might b burning oil. everytime i fill it up n drive for a while most of the oil is gone. its under the low dot. i had a shop look at the car they said there is a leak around the valve cover gasket but it tat severe. so if anyone knos anything about...
  17. General RSX Discussion
    today changing out my oil, found out i burn about 1/2 a quart over a 6-7 month period with about 3000 miles on her. i do most of my driving in city. Oil used: Penzoil platnium full sythetic w/ mobil 1 filter driving style: like a good Samaritan (7 tickets with 1 warning)
  18. Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    so i replaced my race header back to stock exh mani and cat i sprayed a bunch of wd 40 while removing/replacing the bolts/nuts (even in the holes), and now the car is smoking car does not smoke on a cold start, and i also held the revs at around 2500-3000 when warmed up and it didn't produce...
  19. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Banging coming from the passenger side wheel when i do a burn out. Anybody know why this happens its a banging noise like the wheel is bouncing on the floor. :vtec:
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