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  1. Car Care RSX
    So I’m pretty new into cars as I’m still young and the RSX is my first and only car I ever owned , the maintenance reqd light came on not to long ago but I recently changed the oil . What should I do ? Is there other oils I need to take care of ? Thanks in advance .
  2. General RSX Discussion
    It’s OK if you’re not an automotive engineer. Of course, if you are, this probably isn’t for you because here are 10 basic things every motorist should be able to do. How many of them are you capable of? Read more >>
  3. All Motor RSX
    Hey guys, My Type S is about to hit 300k kms (~190k miles). I keep up to do date with my regular maintenance like fluids, spark plugs, filters, etc. With my mileage being high and the maintenance schedule stopping at 260k km, I'm left wondering what I should do to make sure I can keep the car...
  4. The DIY Garage RSX
    2005 Acura RSX (Base Model) Automatic Transmission K20A3 Engine 99K Miles on the Odometer Salvaged Title It is now my Daily Driver i drive 91 Miles a Day roundtrip (Work Commute) The Engine Does not Burn a Single Drop of Oil THE DIPSTICK READOUT IS ALWAYS THE SAME and i have already Put over...
  5. Problems & Solutions RSX
    I just bought an 02 rsx type s and am putting the exedy stage 2 clutch and lightweight flywheel. While I have my car apart is there any other gen maintenance/part replacement I should do? Car has 130k miles. And basic bolt ons: exhaust, headers, kpro, cai. Thx in advance
  6. Vehicles For Sale RSX
    The time has sadly come that I'm selling my beloved 2002 RSX Type-S. I've owned it since 2006 and have loved it every day since. I'm not much of a 'gear head' and I was happy with it's looks and performance so it's completely unmodded. It's only ever been serviced by Erin Mills Acura, who have...
  7. Member Show-Off RSX
    2002 Acura RSX Type S Modification List: ENGINE -OEM K20a2 Engine -AEM Pulley -Exedy Clutch Kit -Comptech Icebox -JDM ITR Header & Exhaust INTERIOR -2003 RSX Base Interior Cloth Seats -2002 RSX Black Leather Seats -OEM A-Spec Trim Kit -JDM ITR Modulo Door Plates -All Weather Floor Mats &...
  8. Member Show-Off RSX
    Here I am to introduce to you a new member of the family. My 2005 Magnesium Metallic Acura RSX Type-S! She has 103,000km's on her and is in pretty good condition. During the course of ownership, I will update the thread to show my progress throughout the build and progression as my Type-S...
  9. Problems & Solutions RSX
    My "MAINT REQ'D" light is on. I was wondering if anyone know how to turn it off. I have a 2002 Acura RSX.
  10. Suspension, Chassis & Brakes
    Noob question, but I don't want to jump in and do something stupid lol. I recently bought DC5 brembos that needed to be painted, my question is I bought some VHT paint. I need to cure the calipers for 1 hour at 200 degrees in the oven. Is it ok for me to put the whole caliper in without...
  11. General RSX Discussion
    Read more about the 13 Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Car Running Smoothly at AutoGuide.com.
  12. The DIY Garage RSX
    i've seen a lot of people only change the engine oil and brake pads of their car and not pay attention to the rest of the things mentioned in their car's user manual. is this really bad to follow for the RSX base model?
  13. General Discussion EP3
    Wanted to ask for suggestions on doing a major clean-up on my stock motor just hit 150k. Want to try and clean up the TB and IM and get rid of all the carbon build-up. I dont know that theres a lot of build-up but its all stock and has been running great for all these years I want to freshen up...
  14. General RSX Discussion
    This is a modified version of the original Car Mods List that was made by member josolanes. All credit for original work goes to him, and his thread can be found by clicking here. I have modified it to include some color, graphics, and a way to sort lists depending on amount or alphabetical by...
  15. Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    I am going to be mildly building my car in the coming weeks as well as doing some maintenance. My current mods are doc shorty header, aem v2, Tein type flex coils, Greddy evo2 exhaust, and Kpro. The mods I will be installing plm header, kelford bs supertech springs, s2 intake mani, hr 70mm tb...
  16. Suspension & Brakes EP3
    I NEED HELP. It's time for maintenance and I don't know what to get. I've been running ES bushing and A-SPEC for a couple years now and I love them. I also updated to 5-lug while I was at it, but I did the version where you change out the front hubs to mate with the EP3 axles. Because of this...
  17. All Motor RSX
    Howdy strangers, I have a few questions about my little base model. I did some light to medium forum searching and couldn't see anything specific to my situation so I hope for some input here. I have stock internals with boltons and a dyno tune done at 28k miles I am now at 110k Miles. I...
  18. All Motor EP3
    If I'm going to replace the water pump at some point in the 85k to 95k miles range what else does it make sense to change or grease at the same time? Serpentine belt? If belt, OEM or is there a better aftermarket? Tensioner? Idler pulley? Thermostat? Hoses? What else is relatively likely to...
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