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  1. Pedal Install Issue

    Interior Mods RSX
    Soooo... ...I installed my strut king pedals this past weekend. Dead pedal, brake and gas all went fine, but the clutch was an issue. I was having trouble with the drill wandering off, so I taped the pedal cover onto the clutch and drilled through the holes. The bottom hole and and the top left...
  2. High idle after oil catch can install

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    So I installed a universal catch can on the weekend and when I went to drive the next the day it idled a lot higher (2k) and threw a CEL, I also had to add a liter of oil because it was pretty low. The catch can has two ports, I fed one through the PCV valve on the left side of the engine, I...
  3. Bee r rev limiter install

    The DIY Garage RSX
    I recently got a bee r rev limiter and was wondering if anyone has exact instructions or wiring diagrams for hooking this up. I have tried and I wasn’t able to get it working. Thanks
  4. Botched kill switch install, need help getting car to start

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I think the wire I accidentally spliced into ended up being the IG1 yellow/ black. I've been searching the service manual, owner's manual, and online, but nothing about why my car won't start even tho I've removed the switch, put original wires back together, I'm away from home with limited...
  5. Broken Vacuum T-Fitting [CAI install mis-hap]

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    In pulling off the small 8mm hose with my pliers, I managed to crack the vacuum T-fitting. I can't seem to find what part this is, any leads? Broken Intake Fitting I've gotten close to what I need on Acura Parts Warehouse, but hit a dead end. At the below link, I need what's just beyond part...
  6. Fog Light install going... poorly. Pics inside

    Lighting RSX
    **I searched first and didn't find this particular issue, but if anyone is aware of an existing thread for this problem please point me in the right direction and I'll delete this post.** I picked up a set of these and have been trying to cut out the bumper to get them to seat right... unless I...
  7. Did I install my sway bar wrong? Help:)

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    When I put the car back on the ground the sway bar is resting on the control arm and it is actually fuqn up the control arm... did I put it in upside down or something Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  8. How Do I Install 2-Step? (NOOB)

    ECU Tuning RSX
    DISCLAIMER: I AM A TOTAL NOOB AT THIS STUFF ITS ALL NEW TO ME Okay, so I just imported a DC5 TYPE R from Japan and I want to do basic bolt on as well as install 2 step on the whip. Exhaust and stuff is easy for me. However, I dont know how to get 2 Step on my car. All I know from my...
  9. Type R Header Install

    The DIY Garage RSX
    Does anyone know where I can find a DIY guide for installing a type r header that includes pictures? I've tried searching around on here and all the guides I found seem like the pictures have been removed since they were posted. Using google I was able to a race header install that had pics, but...
  10. Base cut power after header install

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    So last night I swapped out the stock header to a skunk2 alpha header with a brand new o2 sensor and it went good, but this morning I’ll be driving and if I’m low in the rpms and push on the gas the engine just cuts. It doesn’t fully die but will act like i’m not pushing the gas till I left off...
  11. Anyone install an Oil Filter Relocation Kit

    Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    I hate dumping oil on the subframe, so I order a Chinese relocation kit. Dont need an oil cooler because Im not racing. Wondering if there are any words of wisdom about a kit like this? Thanks. Paul
  12. How install driver side pocket assembly and remove rear hatch trim door

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hi all, I'm trying to replace a few items to sell my Acura RSX. I have the Service Manual, but it doesn't explain how to install/remove some trim pieces without breaking them. 1. Pocket Assembly, Driver *NH167L* (Graphite Black) - Acura (77750-S6M-A00ZA) This is that little coin pocket to the...
  13. How install driver side pocket assembly and remove rear hatch trim door

    The DIY Garage RSX
    Hi all, I'm trying to replace a few items to sell my Acura RSX. I have the Service Manual, but it doesn't explain how to install/remove some trim pieces without breaking them. 1. Pocket Assembly, Driver *NH167L* (Graphite Black) - Acura (77750-S6M-A00ZA) This is that little coin pocket to the...
  14. Need Help with AC install and part information for K24a2 swap!!

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey guys, I am going to buy a 05' Type S with a K24a2 swap in it. It has Power Steering, but No AC.. I want AC because I will be DDing this car and want the comfort along with the performance during hot months. What do I need? I cannot seem to find any full AC units online or what parts are all...
  15. NRG Harness bar install help needed!

    Interior Mods RSX
    Hey all, I got a NRG harness bar and am having install issues. First, I did get the 47" one- the correct fitment. Kit came with no instructions, so I checked the 'net. Problem is, bar does not seem to fit cleanly where it appears that it should go (connected to the front seat belt...
  16. Carbon fiber trunk install

    The DIY Garage RSX
    Hi does anyone know how to remove an oem rsx trunk. I am planning on putting in a CF hatch. Any idea?
  17. Key fob doesn’t work after sub/amp install

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey guys I just finished installing my sub and amp in my car as well as kept the bose audio system in it. The car sounds great. However after everything I noticed my key fob doesn’t work FULLY. Whatever setting my car is on it will work for. If the cars locked I can use the lock button. If the...
  18. Stripped threads during Idle air assist install

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Purchased and installed K-Tuned IAA delete kit. Did not put threadlocker or Teflon tape on the screw. Removed screw to seal the leak of coolant coming thru. Screw comes out, all threads are destroyed. Wtf. I read on that this style screw is not supposed to be tightened past a snug figment , with...
  19. Easy install

    Forum Threads
    Medallion is easily installed in about 5 minutes with basic tools. The included harness plugs right into the device and your OBD-II port, and includes an extra female end, which replaces your now-occupied OBD-II port. The device and remaining cable can then be easily secured and hidden in a...
  20. Rear motor mount install

    Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    Easiest to go through the top with the stock airbox removed or to loosen the header/mid pipe and go through the bottom?
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