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  1. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Need to replace the exhaust system after CAT, but the connection where CAT meets the pipe B is rusted beyond believe (see pics) and won't be able to unbolt it. Any ideas how to get the two separated will be appreciated.
  2. Problems & Solutions RSX
    What do you guys think about my block that got bored out .020 over? The machine shop left some water inside the block and gave it to me like this. Will it be a risk leaving it like that? The depth of where the rust stains are at is next to nothing, but obviously it has some depth, just no way...
  3. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Due to water leak from the tail light into the trunk I bought new tail light gaskets to replace the old ones on my 2003 RSX-S. The problem is that I cannot remove the 4 totally rusted Philips screws to come off from the bottom of the tail lights. For two days I spayed Liquid Wrench penetrating...
  4. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey gang, Had a flat this morning and needed to swap my tire. Unfortunately, my spare tire housing bolt was rusted in place so I had to bang it open with the tire iron - resulting in the housing breaking away from the floor of the spare tire compartment. Its all rusty, the housing and part of...
  5. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Why do the smallest things cause the largest headaches?! Had the transmission out to put in a new 2nd gear. Decided to swap the worn rubber bushings with ktuned aluminum set. Blah blah long story short the metal center of the larger bushing is rusted on. Has anyone ever dealt with this? Any...
  6. Problems & Solutions RSX
    So Iam trying to install my cat back exhaust and the nuts on the cat are rusted to the bolt or stud, I've sprayed wd40 and rust eater on it but I still rounded the nuts so now Iam stuck, and the bolts from the muffler and midpipe snaped into so I can't put it back on so what should I do
  7. Problems & Solutions RSX
    So I'm removing my mrrh and installing a dcrh. Everything is going fine until I get to the front swaybar brackets. All the stupid bolts are rusted and is a bitch to take off. Anyone has any similar issues? Any advice? Thanks
  8. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Removed my low rise spoiler and around 2 of the holes there's rust. Which would be the cheapest and most effective way to fix this? A. Sand out rust, bondo over holes and use some touch up paint. B. Have a shop professionally fill the holes and re-paint hatch. C. Buy a wingless hatch...
  9. Problems & Solutions RSX
    how the hell do i get these off?just got my exhaust and got all excited till i saw these. idk if i should get some pb blaster, take it to a shop (but i dont feel like spending more money) or just buy a new cat? help is much appreciated. sorry if pics suck, took it with my iphone
  10. General Discussion EP3
    What can I do? I have a sawzall good for metal but I don't know where to cut for this part, plus I need the cat to stay intact so I can bolt my exhaust onto it when I get this damn midpipe off! Also I've been spraying PB Blaster on it so that's why it looks wet.
  11. Problems & Solutions RSX
    im trying to change my transmission fluid but the drain bolt is rusted and it wont budge.... what should i do? inb4 do a barrel rollllllllll
  12. Problems & Solutions RSX
    The other day when i had my summer wheels on i looked under my car bc i want to put on an angled defouler soon..... I saw that my old defouler on my ctrh looked very rusted though for some reason...... Im kinda scared about it breaking when i try to take it out bc i dont want to have part of...
  13. The DIY Garage RSX
    on the 06 oem exhaust, bolts on the ending pipe w/ the resonater where it connects to the axel back has bolts that are soo rusted they cant come loose.. i wana take those bolts off with out braking or bending anything so im cautious. what tecq.'s are there to get them off?
  14. Auto Talk
    Ive seen alot of cars sporting rusted hoods.. especially the vw crowd. What do yall think about it?
  15. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Oh WTF.... I was so excited to put on my new Evo II catback exhaust today. I went out got all new nuts and bolts, got some new gaskets. Was going to use my new compressor.... Lifted the car up, got under the car and looked..... I have an 05 Type-S and for only having 32,000 miles it seriously...
  16. The DIY Garage RSX
    This is really pissing me off :firemad: I tried to install my coilovers today but the bolts were too rusted! I managed to get most of them out, but one of the bolts holding the strut just wouldnt move. I tried pretty much everything, liquid wrench, breaker bar, impact wrench, still wouldnt move...
  17. Problems & Solutions RSX
    So my spring bolts for my header/cat connection snapped and all that is left is a stub on both sides of the header. Me and another kid from the forums tried for about 5 hours to get this damn bolt off and it didnt budge. We even tried to torch it off and got no luck. any suggestions?
  18. Problems & Solutions RSX
    I'm trying to replace my base header, cat and exhaust with a type-S and I can't get the two bottom screws on the header out!!! those are the only two left.... I'm so freaking frustrated. I used PB, but that didn't help. Can anyone give me some tips?
  19. The DIY Garage RSX
    ok so i've searched about installing RH and exhausts and have found out that if you have some rusted bolts then some good tools to use are breaker bars, air tools and so on but i've also seen that some people use a tourch. My situation is that my exhaust bolts are all pretty rusted and i've...
  20. Problems & Solutions RSX
    What kind of results did members get with good will, for out of warranty sunroof replacement, due to rust?:(
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