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  1. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Don't know what took me so long to finally ask this but for the last couple months(after I installed my sri) everytime the rpm hits 2k rpms it makes a scratchy high pitched noise. Its not grinding it just sounds like its scratching. I've taken it to Acura and they can't figure out what it is nor...
  2. Turbo RSX
    hey guys im new to the rsx scene an i bought a boosted type s from a member on here been having a lot of smoking issues due to a big restrictor/banjo bolt not draining properly or maybe turbo seals. well i heard a scraping sound coming from the exhaust housing, took off my DP an it was kind of...
  3. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Ever since winter started my car has been making a scratching noise from under the hood after I start it. The noise only lasts about a second and it only seems to happen when the car sits for a long time in the cold. I think it's the starter but I wanted to get some other opinions before I...
  4. Problems & Solutions RSX
    So lately I noticed that on start ups I hear a scratching sound from the engine bay for about one second then it goes away. This only happens on cold starts. I think it might be my starter. Car starts up fine just with that scratching noise. Ideas?
  5. Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    hey guys, i installed a injen cold air intake on my car yesterday, and finished everything this morning. when i took the car out, i noticed some changes in shifting gears. my 5th gear pops out into neutral alot more and also my gear shifter is scratching my intake pipe. i tried zip-tieing it...
  6. Problems & Solutions RSX
    when i drive, when im in 1st or 2nd and under 3000 rpm, i hear this loud scratching noise, like a metal on metal noise coming from the back of my car. i think its coming from my breaks/shocks or exhaust...but im not 100% positive. help me narrow it down please?
  7. Wheels & Tires
    I got red rays lugs for christmas and as i put the first one on i noticed that i chipped the paint of it i was like uhhhh is that supposed to happen? tried another lug, same shit. i payed 120 for them so im not trying to ruin them, how can i tighten them and loosen them up with out always...
  8. Problems & Solutions RSX
    in the last week or so i have noticed a "scratching" noise coming from the rear of the car, it sounds like there is metal rubbing the rotor or some of the surfaces of the wheel. it only happens when i'm on the freeway. if i slam on the brakes while it is making the noise it stops. i have checked...
  9. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Problem: The problem started a week ago. When I was on the freeway going around 80 on the freeway just cruising I heard a scratching noise coming from the right back of my car. I could here what sounded like something scratching. At first I thought little of it since it was intermitten, but...
  10. Exterior Mods RSX
    i have the chrome injen manifold cover but when i install it it seems as if the top part of the cover is scratching against the silver valve cover. i used the stock bolts. i read somewhere that there were special washers or something to space it further, is it true?
  11. Car Care RSX
    Hey Guys. I just bought a new 2005 Type-S a couple of days ago, and I'm very impressed with it. Fit and finish, performance, looks, everything. However, I noticed scratching underneath the front bumper (On both corners), probably due to my steep driveway (Because of the car's low profile, the...
  12. Car Care RSX
    How do you remove like a foot of snow off a car without scratching the paint??? what do you guys do? Those brushes i feel like will just put fine scratches in the paint... also any suggestions for an ice scraper for the windows without scratching them...
  13. Car Care RSX
    Well since i've moved into hicksville for college the locals seem to hate me because I have nice car. So while at the gas station I go inside to pay I come back outside and the following was done to my car. Soda thrown all over it Melted Chocolate smeared on the hood Scratches on the back...
  14. Car Care RSX
    I was cleaning my car today and I found out there are scratches in the hood, bumper after washing it. I guess those scratches caused by dirt and grit while I was washing my RSX. What is the properly way to wash a car without scratching the paint? What kind of tools I need to wash my car? Any...
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