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06-16-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 19,154
Posted By gatrhumpy

Sorry that happened to you brother. If a thief...

Sorry that happened to you brother. If a thief wants to steal your car or wheels, even with wheel locks, they will make it happen if they have the right tools.
06-14-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 478
Posted By gatrhumpy

Thieves have a plethora of tools to use to get...

Thieves have a plethora of tools to use to get into cars. Sorry this happened to you brother!
06-12-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 19,852
Views: 222,221
Posted By gatrhumpy

Shipping from Florida, so I just have to wipe the...

Shipping from Florida, so I just have to wipe the krokodil from it.
06-06-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,460
Posted By gatrhumpy

Good luck!

Good luck!
06-06-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 569
Posted By gatrhumpy

Looks great!

Looks great!
06-05-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By gatrhumpy

You IDIOTS! You all are idiots! The obvious...

You IDIOTS! You all are idiots! The obvious answer is the weld the rear differential together.
05-26-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,046
Posted By gatrhumpy

Try paintless dent repair first.

Try paintless dent repair first.
05-23-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,736
Posted By gatrhumpy

I have the plastic dash cover and love it.

I have the plastic dash cover and love it.
05-22-2019, 08:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,736
Posted By gatrhumpy

I kept my 08 TL-S garage kept at night and used a...

I kept my 08 TL-S garage kept at night and used a sunshade. Used 303 religiously in Florida, and the dash still cracked. I even went to far as to use under dash vents for the AC when I first got into...
05-17-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,173
Posted By gatrhumpy

I test drove both vehicles, and found the Lexus...

I test drove both vehicles, and found the Lexus to be OK, while the Acura felt more solid. Maybe it was the doors, not sure. We have a 2015 Advance with the RES. Love that vehicle.
Forum: Car Talk
05-01-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 4,767
Views: 1,528,595
Posted By gatrhumpy

It is ass?

It is ass?
05-01-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 568
Posted By gatrhumpy

Good deal, but the car's rear end looks jacked up.

Good deal, but the car's rear end looks jacked up.
04-29-2019, 05:51 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

Cover is holding up fine now, and so far has not...

Cover is holding up fine now, and so far has not bowed since I reglued it. We're yet to hit the truly hot temperatures here in Florida, but so far, so good.
04-23-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 859
Posted By gatrhumpy

If it was in immaculate shape, then you got a...

If it was in immaculate shape, then you got a decent deal. If not, you got ripped.
04-22-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 803
Posted By gatrhumpy

Doesn't help.

Doesn't help.
04-17-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,278
Posted By gatrhumpy

Get a tranny swap by getting an S4.

Get a tranny swap by getting an S4.
04-16-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 849
Posted By gatrhumpy

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1124/20180911_130516_73d9fc1411e54a6d8897b1adf0dc5c274a1493d0.jpg
04-16-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

I never used goop, LoveMyTLS did. I used to...

I never used goop, LoveMyTLS did. I used to adhesive sealant that came with the plastic cover. It's working out fine so far, and I'm using
04-14-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 571
Posted By gatrhumpy

https://www.acurapartswarehouse.com/parts-list/200...

https://www.acurapartswarehouse.com/parts-list/2008-acura-tl-4dr-type-ka5at/cover.html
Forum: Car Talk
04-12-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 13,716
Posted By gatrhumpy

I know where you live :ninja: I'll be right over...

I know where you live :ninja: I'll be right over with the beer!
04-01-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

Nope. Of course, it has not been hot enough...

Nope. Of course, it has not been hot enough inside the car yet to really make a decision. I use the sunshade to help protect the dash now everywhere I go. But so far, so good.
03-19-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 792
Views: 70,080
Posted By gatrhumpy

Freakin' car looks like a new car.

Freakin' car looks like a new car.
Forum: Car Talk
03-18-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 709
Views: 44,847
Posted By gatrhumpy

Get a tune! :drool:

Get a tune!

:drool:
03-16-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 792
Views: 70,080
Posted By gatrhumpy

:chuckle:

:chuckle:
03-16-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

:pofl: You're killing me Smalls! :chuckle:

:pofl:

You're killing me Smalls! :chuckle:
03-15-2019, 09:40 PM
Replies: 792
Views: 70,080
Posted By gatrhumpy

:jack:

:jack:
03-15-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

Mike, if you're still in Jax I can show you in...

Mike, if you're still in Jax I can show you in person!
03-13-2019, 09:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 754
Posted By gatrhumpy

That's a purdy car!

That's a purdy car!
03-11-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

I ordered mine through Rock Auto. $190 shipped. ...

I ordered mine through Rock Auto. $190 shipped.

I perhaps will approach Coverlay mfg. and see if they would be interested in doing a mod to the current Coverlay.
03-10-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/20190310_181206_03ba8ff6d447773654831fb7ece09c2a6eff7c8b.jpg...
03-10-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

I also taped up on either side of the seams by...

I also taped up on either side of the seams by the outside vents and applied black silcone adhesive sealant so the transition would be less noticeable.
03-10-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

I just took about 30 passes on each edge of the...

I just took about 30 passes on each edge of the airbag cover with 60 grit sand paper. It would not sit right otherwise. This was so it could lie flat in the airbag. I don't have before of after pics,...
03-09-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

I also sanded down the edges of the airbag cover...

I also sanded down the edges of the airbag cover so that it sat flush on the dash.
03-09-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/20190309_165422_ab092eaf91a8e61d463534e52d4ef0318c69dcdc.jpg...
03-08-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

More pictures coming tomorrow with the dash...

More pictures coming tomorrow with the dash installed.

Couple of tips:

1. DO NOT PUT SILICONE EVERYWHERE. Only put the silicone adhesive around the speaker openings and edges of the dash cover,...
03-08-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/20190308_193822_b2238b1593baf5ed0f239135131a3e7b828ac5b3.jpg
Cardboard to make the cover hug the dash as close as possible.
03-08-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/20190308_133731_4878ed7bd6cd62f58f239d9c72c586136befa7e0.jpg
Test fit. It BOGGLES MY MIND why Coverlay cheaped out and didn't extend...
02-25-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,448
Posted By gatrhumpy

My sentiments exactly. I really, REALLY like this...

My sentiments exactly. I really, REALLY like this car. I want to keep it for as long as I can, but also I'm battling my OCD.
02-21-2019, 06:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,141
Posted By gatrhumpy

I know what the OP is talking about. It's a...

I know what the OP is talking about. It's a deceleration that is sort of like a jerkiness to the transmission when your foot is off the gas pedal. It's normal for this car.
02-08-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,943
Posted By gatrhumpy

You have to change out the entire front end:...

You have to change out the entire front end: bumper, lights, etc.
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