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  1. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey guys I just purchased a 05 type s with 83k miles a month or two ago. (4th owner) I am hearing a loud hissing or intake noise sound coming from the bay that sounds like a turbo. I hear it clear as day throughout any rpm range. When I press the clutch in and the rpms fall the noise dissipates...
  2. Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    hey so i just installed k tuned header on my 06 type s i bolted it up temporarily with my stock exhaust and it sounds like pure garbage sounds like i just have a serious exhaust leak even though there isn't one it was installed professionally and i inspected it as well apparently the header its...
  3. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hi all, I drove my car through a pretty bad rainstorm this morning and started noticing halfway through my drive that the car started to sound really boggy and vibrate (my car is pretty low too). I immediately turned my car off and waited for about 10 minutes then turned it back on. It turned...
  4. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Ok so every once in a while when i start my car it sounds very choppy almost as if it had cams. Sometimes if i turn the car off and on the sound will go away. The sputtering can be heard at idle and when driving but it doesn't affect the idle. is it possibly the spark plugs?
  5. Bolt-On Basics: RSX (Base)
    I wanna get an exhaust for my base RSX, and I have found exhausts that I really like, but are only made for the type S. I have searched google and through these forums, but can't find one. I really like the borla exhausts, and the Fujitsubo powergetter/legalis R, but those are only made for the...
  6. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey guys, A couple weeks ago I started noticing buzzing noises at certain rpms in all gears, specifically around 2800-3000 rpms. I had recently purchased my '05 type-s so I decided to take it the dealer to get a diagnosis on the car so I could have an idea of what i needed to take care of in...
  7. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Yesterday i did a little vtec pull, as i went from 2nd to 3rd reving at about 7k to 8k the motor just died out and was wanting to turn off, so i pushed in the clutch to let it turn off and pulled to the side of the road. Waited about 10 min or so and tryed cranking, Nothing so i gave it some gas...
  8. Car Audio, Security, & Electronics RSX
    Car got broken into so i bought a new HU AMP and Sub. installed it all yesterday but for some reason when i power on the HU, the music plays but its so muffled i can barely hear it when its max volumed. i am bypassing the bose sub too. any idea what might be the issue? thanks guys.
  9. Problems & Solutions RSX
    I noticed this weird noise when I start my car sometimes, it sounds like a rush of air. Doesn't sound like grinding or rattling. Literally like a burst of air for a second and then it stops. Anyone know what it could be? It's starting to piss me off lol
  10. Problems & Solutions RSX
    i have a situation wher i get a whistling sound for like 4 seconds after i turn car off.its not the cai noise u hear when u turn it off, more like a high pitch actual whistle.any ideas? its a 06 5-spd with injen cai, greddy tic n few other has like 120k miles n bought her new..have...
  11. Problems & Solutions EP3
    My 2004 EP3 steering starts to squeak when I turn the wheel. Usually occurs when I drive on the freeway for a while. I turn the wheel left and right and it just starts squeaking.. Any help? Thanks!
  12. Southern Cali
    Just did some digging, my landlord came to my house today and turns out he can't pay for the repairs to make his car pass smog. And turns out he can't "pass" at any regular smog shop now, he has to go to a STAR certified. And the repair cost on that car will be ridiculous! Seems you get...
  13. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hello! I have an '02 RSX-S with 111,xxx miles on it. Car is completely stock with the exception of a CC stage 1.5 clutch and lightweight flywheel. Recently, I've started to experience a moderately audible (mosquito/mouse-like) squeak coming from the passenger side of the engine bay. Here's...
  14. Problems & Solutions RSX
    My front driver side is making squeaking sounds from somewhere by the wheels. When i reverse or drive at low speed it squeaks until i step on the breaks. The squeaking sound goes away as soon as my foot step on the breaks, do anyone have any info what can cause this or what it is? Its a very...
  15. Bolt-On Basics: RSX Type-S
    I got a greddy sp2 but the b pipe but the resonator sounds like there's broken peices inside when I pick it up and Down. Like deteriorated rock and sand. I haven't tried it on the Rsx yet, but should I go ahead and order another resonator? Or you think it will be fine? I wanna do it right the...
  16. Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey what's up crsx.. I'm have a problem when I shift.. no matter what gear I shift too I hear as if therre were marbles in my tranny.. it only happens when the clutch is pushed in shifting.. and sometime when I'm just cruising letting go of the throttle... What could ne the problem :(
  17. Problems & Solutions RSX
    OK so I think my clutch just needs to be lubed but idk. When I push it in it makes a metal on metal grinding sound and the same noise on the way out. What do I do. I'm thinking of getting the omni fmc but no funds. LOL. Like that's true. But yeah so I'm clueless about this never messed around...
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