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  1. P2647: Rocker Arm Oil Pressure Switch - Diagnostic and Installation Help

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hi all, First off, thanks for dropping in. I understand this problem seems to be quite common with RSX from reading these threads on this forum. I want to just say I am not a expert car enthusiast, just like my RSX and have been driving it since the very first day that I bought it in 2004...
  2. Oil temp and oil pressure gauges for sale

    Canada East: For Sale & Want to Buy
    Brand new never use Taiwanese brand 52mm comes with sensor and wiring seven display color. Take both for $55 Pick up in Markham
  3. Tiny pieces of silicone in oil okay?

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hello, so I just finished replacing my timing chain and in the process of cleaning out the mating surface of the timing chain cover some small pieces of silicone dropped inside the oil pan. I really don't want to drop the oil pan just to get these pieces out but was wondering if this would do...
  4. Oil Pan Compatibility

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    My car fell off the jack today while i was changing the oil. Luckily i was only partly under the car and was able to get out of the way. My oil pan wasnt so lucky and now has a large hole. This is my daily driver and I just need to get it back on the road quickly and cheaply at the moment. Its a...
  5. K20 oil pan tapped for turbo oil line

    Engine & Transmission RSX
  6. putting new piston rings on, Pull motor, or pull of head and oil pan

    Engine Building & Design
    As the title says, i haven't made mind up about which would be easiest to do. my buddies recommend to just pull the engine and replace it that way, but with research it makes it seem like pulling the engine from the top is a hassle and I only have a cherry picker and i cant really just drop it...
  7. 2005 RSX Type S Oil Problem

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hello! I am a newbie here and on cars in general so bear with me. I have had this 05 RSX Type S for about 4 months now. It has 181,xxx kms now. After a week of purchasing it, noticed that valve cover gasket was leaking oil, so replaced it along with the o rings on spark plugs. I purchased a...
  8. Oil leak under intake?

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Like the title says I've been looking around my car and just today I realized my motor was leaking oil and it had been covering everything in oil so I checked the oil filter and nope good and the vetc solenoid that was good too I don't see any leaks in my valve cover so I grabbed my small bore...
  9. New CMC and CSC installed, no pedal pressure or oil at bleed screw

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I just installed new civic 01-05 cmc and rsx csc, I have no pedal pressure and no oil in csc apparently. The csc is currently pulled out/not attached to frame of car (however the oil line is attached), its sitting lower than the reservoir, no oil comes out from the csc bleed screw with gravity...
  10. Oil Pressure Switch leaking oil

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Long story short, I started noticing some oil drops on the garage floor. Upon inspection I found that it's coming from the oil pressure switch behind the block near the oil filter. I have found the part on but noticed that there are two versions of the same switch. One being...
  11. Oil pressure switch

    Forum Threads
    Where is the engine oil pressure switch located? Dealership informed me mine was leaking pretty badly so I bought a beck&arnley replacement part, but can't find out where it is just from searching online. I tried finding it but after taking a few hoses and plugs out that I thought could possibly...
  12. zero oil pressure

    Turbo RSX
    Just finished a turbo install on a factory rebuild oem k20a2. (my first one) car ran fine for about 500 mile break in. began install about 3 months ago and just compleated it today. filled with about 4.5 quarts of oil and cranked it over to push oil...oil light still on. removed oil feed line...
  13. 0W-20 oil bad for rsx?

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I recently went to honda to get an oil change on my 06 rsx type s and they put 0w-20 instead of 5w-30. Is that a bad thing? Thanks
  14. turbo oil line install

    Turbo RSX
    Hi any1 have a diy install for the oil lines? For the turbo. Or a picture. Im planning on doing a diy install turbo kit but cant find the place where to put the oil lines. Pictures or explanation would help greatly please.
  15. s2k oil filter in base RSX- will it work?

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    This probably the wrong sub forum to post this. But I'm using my phone to type this and I'm at work. Most of the posts I've seen say an s2k oil filter will work on a type S. But will it work on a base?
  16. What sensor/solenoid is this? I think it's leaking oil

    Problems & Solutions RSX Top, passenger side of the cylinder head right below the valve cover and right above the belt
  17. What sensor/solenoid is this? I think it's leaking oil

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Top, passenger side of the cylinder head. Above the belts but right below the valve cover. It seems like it's leaking oil because there's oil splatter on the hose right below that. Is it normal to be leaking? I'm hoping to replace it because I'm trying to clean up all my leaks. I replaced the 2...
  18. Reflashed base auto smoking, dirty plugs, loss of oil

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hi all, just looking for some advice. This is an 02 base auto with a reflash, exhaust and CAI. About 90k imles. Symptoms in order of appearance: 1) Smoky exhaust and lots of buildup in the exhaust tip in the mornings with strong fuel smell 2) Bad primary 02 sensor (changed it and cleared...
  19. Engine oil leak

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I have an oil leak coming from the passenger side. I've done some research and I think it may be the vtec solenoid, the oil pressure sender, etc. I'm not too sure though. While the car is running I can see the droplets of oil but I'm not able to see exactly where the source of the lack is. I...
  20. Amsoil 10w-40 Still burning oil

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    So before I dynod my car my tuner suggested I do an oil change but I forgot to.. On the day of the tune I brought it to him he said he can just top off and when he checked my oil I had to top off 2-3 quarts of oil. He added the 10w 40 amsoil XL and said that should help with the oil burning...