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  1. Help with typical rust

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Quarter panel rust, wheel well, & just minor rust Over the three winters that I've had my car, I've noticed that the rust has shown up & progressing a little more each year I think. I want to try to tackle before this lovely canadian winter hits.. The driver side is a little worse than the...
  2. Rust EVERYWHERE D:

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    So guys. I just got through trying to install a catback & I couldn’t even get the bolts off of the catalytic converter because of how bad they were rusted. It’s like, the rust built up onto the bolt & covered it. So basically I’m riding around with no axle back. & it’s loud as hell. Surprisingly...
  3. Rear Control Arm Mount Rust

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I may have found the end of my 2002 Type S. It's a 2 owner, high mileage car (251K) that's lived in Ohio since new. It was undercoated at new and the unit body is in very good shape over all. There are small spots on each quarter near the rockers and a bit around the fuel door. It's...
  4. WTB: NHB (black) hood. No rust please. In CA.

    Want To Buy or Trade RSX
    Anywhere in CA, or nearby states if shipping. I want to buy a used night hawk black hood. Please let me know the condition of it and price.
  5. How to remove trunk soundproofing? (Rust+Pics)

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey everyone! My car has had this issue with a pool of water in the trunk for quite a while and result is this: (please see pictures below). I took it all apart and started stripping all the nasty stuff down, but faced a problem: this black kind of soundproof material is extremely hard to...
  6. Water in the Trunk, How to Prevent Rust?

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hi all, I just noticed my trunk floor was full of water. I took out almost a gallon of water from my trunk floor, and used towel to dry the trunk floor. The tools for the mini jack are rusty. The water is a little bit brownish, but it doesn't stink. I am worrying about the rust because I see...
  7. WTB: Depot Black Headlights and Black, rust free drivers side door

    Canada East: For Sale & Want to Buy
    Looking for a set of 2002-2004 black housing headlights and Black drivers side door (rust free)
  8. New member, question about checking for rust!

    New Member Introduction RSX
    Hi guys, I've always wanted to get a type S and now might be the time, there's a car I'm looking at, there is a visible spot of rust by the back right wheel. My problem is that it is lowered and its hard for me to check for other rust spots. Any tips/advice? p.s not sure if this is where I...
  9. New Hampshire 07 Acura RDX 48k miles. Clean Title. ZERO RUST.

    Vehicles For Sale RSX
    2007 Acura RDX Technology 56,xxx miles Grey CLEAN TITLE CARFAX Avaliable Fully loaded with the following: Navigation System Hands Free Acura Link Roof Racks All Wheel Drive Technology Package Bluetooth Heated Seats Sunroof 6-Disk CD Player Weather mats Always garaged and very well...
  10. WTB: Rust free Silver/black/white Drive side door

    Canada East: For Sale & Want to Buy
    found.
  11. cracks and probably rust around gas cap

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    There are some cracks and probably rust around my gas cap in the "well" not on the outside of the quarter panel. I'll post a picture later but I'm wondering how bad this may be and what I should do before it gets worse considering I'll likely keep the car at least 5-10 more years. There is a...
  12. Got to love NY rust...

    General Discussion EP3
    Had to replace an ebrake cable over the summer annnd the floor came with it... Cleaned the hole up a bit so it wouldn't cut into the new cable for now Interior stripped Rear window squirt has been leaking for who knows how long, so that's nice.. Lots of room with the front seat out...
  13. Rust and Paint

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    I have a stock '04 RSX. The paint has been going bad for some time on both the hood and the roof, with light rust on the roof. I took it to MAACO today for an estimate. My thinking is that I can't replace the car, so I need to maintain it so it'll last until I can afford to replace it. Am I...
  14. What would you do about rust?

    Exterior Mods RSX
    Alright guys i just bought an RSX base and I knew it had some rust around the fenders.But its also has rust in other littler areas , and my main concern for future problems, is the rails under the rear lights are basically rusted to tissue paper . I cant find rust anywhere else but I havent done...
  15. DIY :Removing tiny rust spots and bubbled paint

    The DIY Garage RSX
    Hey guys! Just bought an Acura RSX 2005 base model, thought I would join the forums, the car is relatively great in terms of condition, but the only problem I have with it is some tiny little rust spots on the hood about 1 cm. across, I also have a little bit of bubbled paint on the side that I...
  16. Introduction! New RSX owner

    New Member Introduction RSX
    Hey guys! I recently bought a 2005 Acura RSX Base model, pretty excited to have it! Thought I would join the forums and introduce myself here! Viewed these forums a lot while looking for an RSX and finally found one! 170k on it and extremely well kept up. Only tiny rust spots about a CM across...
  17. Solutions for a rust hole in my trunk?

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    So i bought an 06 a few months ago and after browsing the boards here i learned that water in the trunk is a common problem with these cars. so i checked today and long story short : i was able to punch through with my thumb in a couple places.... don't even know what to do with this. I'm...
  18. General Rust Problems and Solutions

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Couldn't find a thread on just general rust problems, areas people should watch and what people did to fix the problem so I figured why not :dontknow: I'll go first: I noticed this a while ago and figured why not try and fix it myself.. tonight was decently cold so my smart ass decided it was...
  19. Rust Solution?

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    *my apologies if this has been asked before* Hello friends of the RSX club, I had tried searching up the topic of rust solutions on the forum, but I've only come across rust problems located on engine parts.. Okay, it is well known that Honda Cancer can happen quite often on any honda/acura...
  20. Help with trunk rust.

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Title says it all. I'm guessing bad taillight gasket. I haven't fixed it yet but will in the next week or so. What should I do for the rust just neutralize and it will be fine?? Any input would be appreciated.
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