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  1. Problems & Solutions RSX
    So in January of this year I was hit while driving on the freeway. The guy was sideways and hit my driver side front end. Messed up the bumper but that was about it. Didn't even hit my wheels so suspension was fine. Took it to a shop and they fixed the body work. Right after that, I started...
  2. Wheels & Tires
    ok so with the rsx there are a few places that can be the cause... the most common one is the dash board rattling against the windshield.. the air vents have been known to rattle too.. if you notice that the rattle will disapper or reapper with temp.porsche piwis 2 changes its most likely the...
  3. Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    Hi all, I just installed the Invidia Q300 catback yesterday. The pipe between the resonator and the cat is hanging too high, almost touching/touching the heat shield between the chassis and the pipe. I can't even put a piece of radiator hose between them. The exhaust rattles like crazy when...
  4. Problems & Solutions RSX
    ***update*** So, pretty sure this is what's been happening to me. **************************UPDATED, PLEASE VIEW NEWEST POST...************************** Original post: I'm hoping for this to not be the clutch, seeing as how I just paid $400 for a custom clutch job from a friend about 4...
  5. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Have a strange noise, a faint chattering noise from the driver side (afaik) only at 4500rpm and above. Happens at part throttle and full throttle and only while accelerating. Doesn't seem to happen when decelerating and downshifting up there, haven't tested it while in neutral. Any ideas on...
  6. Problems & Solutions RSX
    I noticed a rattling issue coming from underneath the vehicle near the back, I took a look under and identified the culprit. There are two bolts connecting the muffler pipe and the cat pipe, the eyelet (through which the bolt goes through) on the cat pipe rusted and broke , so it is now only...
  7. Problems & Solutions RSX
    i get this weird rattling around my passenger wheel when my rpms are around 2k anybody ever experience this ? and fixed it i took my wheel off but cant find anything loose that would cause the rattle.:rest
  8. Problems & Solutions RSX
    I have an 02 RSX Base. Recently it has been making a rattle noise and I cannot figure out what it is. I removed all the heat shields (cat, midshaft, and header) and the noise is still there. I also removed the cat because that sounded like where the problem was coming from. This video is taken...
  9. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Took it to mechanic said it might be AC compressor. But i saw video on youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ec65Wsik9ng And He solved it by fixing the pulley inside the water pump. Help anybody had this problem before which one should I replace, AC Compressor or Pulley inside the water...
  10. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hello, I've got an '03 RSX type S and I recently started hearing a hollow rattling from my exhaust system, I looked into the muffler and it's pretty apparent that its internals are rusted away. Anyways, I looked up the size of the Evo 2 piping and it says 60-70mm. This seems like a big range to...
  11. Problems & Solutions RSX
    I got my RSX two weeks ago, and have been hearing this noise from underneath the car when I have the windows open. All I know is that this often happens when I'm going really slow, and I'm not sure if turning the car increases the chance of the noise coming up. I recorded a few short(10...
  12. Transmission & Drive Train RSX
    Hey guys wanted to share this here because it might have to do with the transmission maybe? :dontknow: Well im experiencing a clanking loud sound like is coming from under my steering wheel area and center column were I shift the car. the car starts fine and I don't think my tranny is blown but...
  13. Problems & Solutions EP3
    Hey all, have a 2002 EP3 with 137,000kms/85,000mi. Last week I changed the oil to synthetic 5W30 (was previously on regular), did trans flush and got new spark plugs. I'm hearing a metal rattling noise at 1800 RPM. Best way I can describe the noise is, it's like in GTA V when your car is all...
  14. Problems & Solutions RSX
    What's up CRSX, Well I recently got my clutch replaced. I got an Exedy clutch with a 10 lbs flywheel. After I replaced it I didn't push the car for about 500 miles. When I finally pushed it, I pushed 1st gear to 8k rpm and when i shifted to 2nd I heard a really loud clunking noise from my clutch...
  15. Problems & Solutions RSX
    hey guys, been trying to figure out the notorious 2-3k rpm metal on metal rattle sound.. only happens in 1st-3rd... already removed cat heat shield, trying to fix this ASAP, sounds ricey.. help me! (06 Rsx-s)
  16. Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    I recently installed a new axel back exhaust and the new spring bolts I got from NAPA auto parts will not stop rattling at all. They stop rattling when I turn right, they sometimes rattle when I'm going straight and almost always rattle when I'm even slightly veering left. I have tried to fix...
  17. Problems & Solutions EP3
    Hey everyone at clubep3, this is my first post and I really need someone's professional input. Long story short, I was driving at night and it was pouring rain. I accidentally went through a deep puddle on my passenger side and now their is a rattle when I drive. It kind of sounds like flat...
  18. Transmission & Drive Train RSX
    hows it going guys, I just had a new clutch installed from exedy, its the oem spec clutch and ive had it installed and now that im just breaking it in, when im reving up to 3000-3600 rpm it it rattles enough were you can hear it from somewhere and I believe it can be the release bearing but who...
  19. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Anybody has problem with their sunroof rattling? My sunroof rattles for the last year now whenever it's pulled back. I tried putting grease in the groove but that didn't help at all. Im not sure if I'm using the right kind of grease or put it in the right area. Anybody experienced this problems...
  20. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Guys I have some pretty bad dash rattling coming from my A-pillar and dash area. It seems to be the dash plastic tapping rapidly against the windshield in combination with the A-pillar molding/plastic pieces rattling as well in the same area. Are there clips in there that need to be replaced or...
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