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  1. Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    can someone explain how camber works a little? i understand that you need it for lowering the car. you get 'negative camber' from it. ive been searching and all i get are camber sell and buy, camber brands, and using them because of the usage of coilovers and springs. but i want to understand a...
  2. Vehicles For Sale RSX
    Well, I wrecked my car Monday morning, and I'm not sure yet whether or not the insurance company's going to fix it or total it, so I wanted to get some feelers out as far as getting a rolling chassis - if they total it, looks like doing a buyback and swapping my motor/tranny over will be my...
  3. ECU Tuning RSX
    I understand the mechanics of how the cam advance works on the K20. What I would like to know is what is the starting point of the cam advance? When the cam angle is at 0, is that tdc, top dead center? What is the starting point of the cam angle advance? Is the 50 degrees advance, 50 degrees...
  4. Car Audio, Security, & Electronics RSX
    At the time of purchasing my car, the previous owner was telling me how important it was to get the power of the audio for it to work properly, didn't really know what he was talking about but I'm sure this has something do with it. Anyone care to tell me what it is? Let me rephrase the...
  5. Turbo RSX
    Following is taken from Hastings manufacturing I would like a general opinion, disagreement or agreement of what u experienced mechanics think of the following explanation of : ENGINE BLUEPRINTING Engine blueprinting has become standard procedure in many performance engine shops. Blueprinting...
  6. Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    Can someone explain to me exactly how coilovers work, like what parts it replaces. Will the coilovers from the old style(02-04) fit an 05?
  7. All Motor RSX
    i was wondering if someone could tell me how much room there is to play with custom pistons as far as pin placement / compression height - to achieve the longest rod possible but still keeping a stock or higher compression ratio? am i correct in calculating a stock compression height of 1.16" ...
  8. Bolt-On Basics: RSX (Base)
    I've got a bunch of pm's asking me about headers so I thought I might as well post something up. The first pic shows my stock header. The top part is the header (with the 4 pipes) and the bottom part is the cat, then after that is the exhaust, which isnt shown but hopefully u know what that...
  9. Exterior Mods RSX
    Hello All, I've missed our daily conversations since this group buy ended. There seems to be some confusion as to install and after installing a set of HIDs in a Prelude yesterday I now understand why. The Prelude & RSX both have an additional adaptor to plug the H1 bulb into. This is not...
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