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  1. Need some tips on swapping vtc gear

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Hey guys, I have a 04 type s, that has the terrible start up noise. So., I figured swapping both the tensioner and vtc gear will do it. (I know it's not the starter) just looking for the best way to go about this, since it is my dd, the motor will have to stay in the car. Any help would be...
  2. 2 Exhaust tips, oem headlight casings, sway bar intrr - tanabe super medallion

    Exterior & Interior EP3
    I have: Tanabe Racing Super Medallion - tip only & Hayame Performance w/silencer - tip only OEM headlight casings - 02' civic hatchback interior sway bar will sell together or separately. bundled - make me an offer. separately - Tanabe - 200 hayame - 60 headlights - 35 sway bar - 35...
  3. 2 Exhaust tips, oem headlight casings, sway bar intrr - tanabe super medallion

    Suspension, Wheels, & Tires EP3
    I have: Tanabe Racing Super Medallion - tip only & Hayame Performance w/silencer - tip only OEM headlight casings - 02' civic hatchback interior sway bar will sell together or separately. bundled - make me an offer. separately - Tanabe - 200 hayame - 60 headlights - 35 sway bar - 35...
  4. 2 Exhaust tips, oem headlight casings, sway bar intrr - tanabe super medallion

    Engine & Transmission EP3
    I have: Tanabe Racing Super Medallion - tip only & Hayame Performance w/silencer - tip only OEM headlight casings - 02' civic hatchback interior sway bar will sell together or separately. bundled - make me an offer. separately - Tanabe - 200 hayame - 60 headlights - 35 sway bar - 35...
  5. Any tips on removing the exhaust manifold?

    Problems & Solutions EP3
    Hey all, I'm going to be doing some work on my exhaust system soon and I was wondering if there are any tips on removing the exhaust manifold, specifically the bolts on the engine head. Would it be safe to use a propane torch in such a confined space, or should I just stick to PB blaster...
  6. wtb: k20z1 stock fuel injector tips

    Engine & Transmission RSX
    I recently bought some oem stock injectors and I need the plastic tips with the o rings on em. Anyone have any or no where to get em?
  7. Autox/Road racing Driving tips for FWD

    Auto X & Road Racing
    Hi, I've been into Autox and road racing lately but in the past I've only driven RWD cars. This is my first attempt to drive a FWD and was wondering if anyone could give me tips on how to control a FWD. (I'm pretty sure they are quite different) For example, for RWD I would step on the gas a...
  8. Just bought (PICS).. First RSX.. Tips?

    General RSX Discussion
    Whats goin on guys.. Just copped this 05 Type S after selling my 95 teg LS Bought for 10G, put a 2G down payment on it. 80k miles, everything is stock. Just wana know the basics of maintaining an RSX, like the first things to have checked out, tuned etc. And what would be nice beginner...
  9. Tips to Reupholster Sun Visors

    Interior Mods RSX
    i want to finally finish my damn black interior conversion.... EVERYTHING is DONE.... besides.... the damn tan sun visors and my map/dome lights. i think im just going to disassemble and paint the lights... but i want to reupholster the visors and havent done something like that before!! I...
  10. Tips for keeping wheels from spinning

    Supercharging RSX
    Alright Here is my mod list. I know for 1, I need better tires in the front K-Pro DC Race Header DC Catback Exhaust C30-91 Rotrex Charger W/Intercooler around 13PSI Synapse Synchrotic BOV Hondata 4 Bar Map Sensor Innovative Race Mounts (Stock Front Mount) Clutchmasters Stage 2 Clutch Stock...
  11. Heat Was not working. Helpful tips if you run into the same issue.

    Problems & Solutions RSX
    Okay so I went to work and my heat worked just fine. But then When I took a break the blower turned on for a second and cut out..... 1. I knew the heater core was good because i still felt some heat, The Fan just woldnt stay on. #2. I checked all my connections and they were good. #3. Then I...
  12. Buying Tips

    General RSX Discussion
    Hey guys, Let me start off by saying that I am completely new to the import world. I currently have a Chevy Blazer and have been given the opportunity to trade cars for a 2005 Acura RSX or a 2002 RSX Type S. Both look great in the pictures I have requested but they both are nearing 200,000...
  13. Full interior teardown. need tips.

    General RSX Discussion
    ok guys so i got this car a week ago. come to find out there is a ton of mold all over inside (previous owner left sunroof cracked for a week) and also noticed surface rust everywhere. since i have to tear my dash out to install my alarm, i was just going to pull all the interior out and clean...
  14. About to purchase my 1st RSX... Any tips for a DC5 newb?

    General RSX Discussion
    How's it going everyone? Jay1 here. In the market for an RSX, preferably 05-06, and wanted some good advice as to what to keep an eye out for when looking/purchasing. Also any flaws / querks to keep in mind once I actually own one. Thanks!
  15. 1st time trying autox

    Auto X & Road Racing EP3
    hey everyone, So I will be doing auto x for the first time this Saturday coming up. Just wanted to know is there anything I need to know before hand? I don't want to look like I have no clue what I'm doing although its true lol. Any tips and tricks will help. Thanks!
  16. WTB: OEM AP2 Exhaust Tips

    Parts For Sale
    I'm looking for a mint set of AP2 exhaust tips. I own a Lexus is250 now and these tips are perfect for the car. I know if may be in the wrong section, but couldn't find anywhere better to put it. I don't mind if there are some scratches, but please, no dents. Send me an email...
  17. tips for removing glue...

    General RSX Discussion
    im struggling to remove the glue from my door panel after removing my door inserts :( i used 3m adhesive... ive already used nail polish remover but its not working to well, can someone suggest a good product that would do the trick without damaging the leather?
  18. Need Tips ( NW ) Seattle

    West
    Just picked up my DSM 02 RSX. Anyone know a shop that can paint my ITR lip for deals? I'm located in the pacific nw. Getting my car ready for the next meet when this piece of shit snow leaves. :search:
  19. tips for buying rsx type s

    General RSX Discussion
    I've never owned a honda i had a mkiii supra but it was wrecked and it wasnt my fault i was rear ended. but i want a acura rsx s or civic si but i realy want an 05 06 type s. i have found one in atlanta about an hour from me with 109000 miles. i was wondering what to look for while test driving...
  20. Tips for shifter

    General Discussion EP3
    Can anyone help me out on what I can do with my shifter? Give me some tips in turning it into a short shifter. BCss or the neuspeed adapter? anything will help thanks!
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