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  1. Clear Coat is coming off

    General RSX Discussion
    So my car's clear coat is coming off the rear bumper and i don't know why, but it's not a good thing. It's an 02 and i have the extended warranty and all that jazz. On the acura website it says body rust through warranty is for 5 years/unlimited miles. Is there any way i can get them to fix...
  2. How do you repair a polished lip wheel w/a clear coat?

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I have a fairly cheap set of rims, but i like very much.. the lip is clear coated and throughout the years ive curbed them and the clearcoat cracks off in some areas. i wasnt sure exacltly how to repair it... can I sand it down to the metal with 1500 grit w/a palm sander and then spray...
  3. clear coat

    The DIY Garage RSX
    I just got my type s brakes for my base and before i put them on i am going to paint the calipers. the also bought high temp engine clear coat to spray on after i paint. The rears though, are not gonna come off. i just to make sure its ok to spray the clear coat on the rear calipers while...
  4. Clear coat peeling

    Car Care RSX
    i have a small spot that is peeling off of my driver side front panel anyone know how to fix it? would clear coat touch up work? its too small to get it repaint it. will post picture later
  5. Will i still need heat wrap if i heat coat?

    Turbo RSX
    if i get the greddy turbo and manifold heat coated by swain tech will i still need to heat wrap everything with the supplied wrapping material??
  6. How much clear coat?

    Car Care RSX
    How much clear coat does the RSX have? How much polishing/compounding can you do before it's gone?
  7. Thermal coat exhaust & tip, opinions?

    Exterior Mods RSX
    I'll have my Megan racing exhaust in this coming Friday, and I had always planned on getting the muffler canister thermal coated black, or at minimum getting some high temp. paint and doing it myself. My question is, has anyone ever coated the exhaust tip as well? I'm not sure how that would...
  8. Carbon Fiber Clear Coat Painting

    Exterior Mods RSX
    Ok, I can't really find anything on the net about this. I want to ask about painting a carbon fiber hood with a blue clear coat. By doing so you would still maintain the carbon fiber look without disrupting the color scheme of your car. My question, how do you achieve this? Mix a little...
  9. Clear coat scratches

    Car Care RSX
    So my car got keyed and i cant feel the scratch but it's white. What can I do to get rid of it or make it less visible?
  10. the car's first coat of wax

    Car Care RSX
    hey guys, im sure u all kno from my other posts, i just got my 05 nbp type-s last week. i dunno if this is true but i wanna make sure my paint stays well kepts and clean... etc... so i dont mind washing it often and even applying a nice coat or two of wax every now and then but i was told by a...
  11. red pearl clear coat

    Exterior Mods RSX
    I am sick of my car having a brownish color all the time when in the sun. I have DSM. so ive checked out the pictures of some guy who had his car red pearl clear coated and it really brought out the dark silver metallic we see at night all the time and not that ghetto brown in the day light...
  12. How many base and clear coat do we have?

    Exterior Mods RSX
    I plan to get the center of my hood and part of my bumper under the grill painted NHB. What is the number of base and clear coat Honda applies on our cars?
  13. powder coat

    Exterior Mods RSX
    is anyone close to anaheim in socal that can powder coat my wheels.?
  14. clear coat dullness/fading

    Car Care RSX
    the passenger side of my car got keyed when i first got it. anyways, i've always use to wax that side of the car as i would any other part. my question is that i see some fading in the clear coat and was wondering wtf caused it and what products would be good to get it out? i use meguiars gold...
  15. Zaino - How much once per coat ?

    Car Care RSX
    I received my Zaino Kit this week and so far I did one coat of Z5 and finish with 1 coat of Z2. For each coat I use 1 once of liquid for my car is it OK or i use to much ? I have to say that the wax is very easy to take off but when we put it we barely see it ! I still have some litle swirl...
  16. Clear coat for blacked out headlights?

    Exterior Mods RSX
    i looked at the DIY and i didn't see a clear coat used. I think i'm gonna try this on my prelude...would i need a clear coat?
  17. Clear coat over touch up?

    Car Care RSX
    I just bought the DSM touch up paint at the dealer (only $4.25) to repair some minor chips in the hood. Do you guys usually put clear coat over this touched up regions? If, then do you just wax it up for protection? I had a VW sometime ago and it had a color coat and a clear coat (sold as a 2...
  18. Simonize or Teflon Coat

    Car Care RSX
    I just got a new white rsx-s. and i had the dealer put on a Teflon coat or simonizing or somthing, they told me if i had this i wouldnt need to wax the car, is it really that useful? or would i still need to start waxing sooner or later, by the way they also said they put a layer of Teflon or...
  19. Anyone in the bay area reclear coat cf hood for cheap?

    Exterior Mods RSX
    Anyone in the bay area reclear coat cf hood for cheap? cuz i'm about to get a faded one and i was wonderin if anyone in the bay area do it for like 50 bucks.
  20. 2 coat NXT pic

    Car Care RSX