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06-17-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By dopeboy1

H & R and TEIN are popular options.

H & R and TEIN are popular options.
06-01-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,893
Posted By dopeboy1

Yeah it probably will sound like ass. Still want...

Yeah it probably will sound like ass. Still want to try it on the off chance that it sounds okay. Hopefully hfpc and stock resonator will be enough to keep it from full ass sound lol.
05-31-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,694
Posted By dopeboy1

Kind of depends when things were changed last. If...

Kind of depends when things were changed last. If you don't know then it's not a bad idea to change all fluid and filters.
Forum: Car Talk
05-31-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,904
Posted By dopeboy1

Oh sure very much so. For example, I wont...

Oh sure very much so.

For example, I wont drive a VW because it was started by Hitler.
05-29-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,476
Posted By dopeboy1

People parking too close to me really pisses me...

People parking too close to me really pisses me off.

That being said you can fix it with a little bit of touchup paint. If you collect I would pocket the money and touch it up yourself.
05-22-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,808
Posted By dopeboy1

Then how will people know your a straight baller...

Then how will people know your a straight baller with the weather techs???
05-22-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,822
Posted By dopeboy1

Only if you are willing to spend 10 grand more...

Only if you are willing to spend 10 grand more and imagine buying a 6-10 year old s4 when you plan on owning it for another 10-15 years.
05-21-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 171,694
Posted By dopeboy1

My car has been approved for the repair. They...

My car has been approved for the repair. They expect to get me done in about 2 weeks. They will call with the exact date to bring it in.
05-16-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 171,694
Posted By dopeboy1

I did the test and failed the test with RV6...

I did the test and failed the test with RV6 j-pipe and RV6 High flow precats installed. Dealership didn't say a word about them (they did an inspection with the oil change). But im also waiting to...
05-05-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,103
Posted By dopeboy1

No hanger, no problems with rattles. It comes...

No hanger, no problems with rattles. It comes with spacers for the sub frame which is where the rattles are most likely to come from. Thing is that depending on the condition of the motor mounts both...
04-23-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 895
Posted By dopeboy1

I reckon the acura dealership would have some.

I reckon the acura dealership would have some.
04-23-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,046
Posted By dopeboy1

Heres the thing, if you car does have an oil leak...

Heres the thing, if you car does have an oil leak then how can they do an accurate oil consumption test? There would be no way to tell what oil has been burned (consumed) or what oil has been leaked....
04-06-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 727
Posted By dopeboy1

They're out there, look harder.

They're out there, look harder.
03-28-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,034
Posted By dopeboy1

Every 5 years is pretty standard for coolant.

Every 5 years is pretty standard for coolant.
03-27-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By dopeboy1

https://acurazine.com/forums/4g-tl-photograph-gall...

https://acurazine.com/forums/4g-tl-photograph-gallery-296/dopeboy1s-cbp-sh-awd-progress-report-959395/page3/

Scroll down just a little theres a clip.

Its kind of deceiving, rather loud when...
Forum: Car Talk
03-25-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By dopeboy1

My gf is also on a work visa. You should tell...

My gf is also on a work visa. You should tell them that she plans on applying for permanent residency.

Not sure if they will care either way. My gf just bought a car and financed it for much...
03-13-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,722
Posted By dopeboy1

I think we can all agree that a stock base 09-11...

I think we can all agree that a stock base 09-11 doesn't look good (actually I don't even really like a stock base 12-14). But add tech pkg and color match grille then it looks good. Also add aspec...
01-26-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 672
Posted By dopeboy1

Have you never watched the fast and the furious?

Have you never watched the fast and the furious?
01-25-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,014
Posted By dopeboy1

You know they extended the warranty so you can...

You know they extended the warranty so you can take it to the dealership for an oil consumption test. If it burns 1 litre per 1500 km or more they will automatically replace the pistons and rings for...
01-24-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 24,144
Posted By dopeboy1

Not sure about the front and back of the car, but...

Not sure about the front and back of the car, but I know the proper jack points. There are 4 of them, one right in front of each rear wheel and one behind each front wheel. They look like little...
01-03-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,799
Posted By dopeboy1

Why not look for a v6 TSX?

Why not look for a v6 TSX?
12-10-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,893
Posted By dopeboy1

Okay I was curious so I just got off the phone...

Okay I was curious so I just got off the phone with another service adviser and he said mostly the same thing.

I asked the specific questions you brought up and he said;

The ONLY thing I will...
12-06-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,893
Posted By dopeboy1

Look what Acura sent me in the mail today

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/1500x2000/15441505275885023613530232525128_f6f34889350b3d86cf80ec1c8330f601165a9cff.jpg
11-14-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,017
Posted By dopeboy1

When my 2012 was doing this it was the cap...

When my 2012 was doing this it was the cap itself. Another member on here linked me the TSB. Basically if your cap has a brown gasket then its probably the problem. The new replacement cap will have...
11-07-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,715
Posted By dopeboy1

Find out what codes it threw and it will give you...

Find out what codes it threw and it will give you an idea of whats wrong.

If its fine under 5500 rpm then it could be vtec related, possibly even low oil. Have you checked your oil to make sure...
10-30-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,714
Posted By dopeboy1

Their assessment does seem accurate. But it does...

Their assessment does seem accurate. But it does imply that theres something wrong with buying/making a reasonably priced, reliable, entry level luxury vehicle. Which is actually a smart choice for...
10-30-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By dopeboy1

It should be between the min and max at all...

It should be between the min and max at all times. Close to the min when cold and close to the max when hot.
10-18-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 731
Posted By dopeboy1

Are you new to Google? 2012 Acura TL Change...

Are you new to Google?

2012 Acura TL Change Light Bulb Size Diagram - ModifiedLife.com (http://www.modifiedlife.com/2012-acura-tl-change-light-bulb-size-diagram/)
09-23-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,607
Posted By dopeboy1

The XLR8 has better ground clearance for sure. I...

The XLR8 has better ground clearance for sure. I have the RV6 and the car is lowered and the only ground clearance issue ive had is my driveway at home lol. But that's just because the sidewalk is...
09-10-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,375
Posted By dopeboy1

I had the same question when replacing the cap...

I had the same question when replacing the cap for my TL. Watch this video its the same.

https://youtu.be/qT9OMnLrjSY
08-29-2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 875
Posted By dopeboy1

Also when was the last time your transmission...

Also when was the last time your transmission fluid was changed? Fresh fluid can help with the shifts (the Transmission software update TSB includes changing the transmission fluid)
07-23-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,051
Posted By dopeboy1

Well until you get the alignment done then you...

Well until you get the alignment done then you don't know for sure what parts you need to fix the alignment. You might get away with just buying control arms or you might need the whole 3 piece set....
07-19-2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 858
Posted By dopeboy1

Welcome. I'm going to tell you a true story. ...

Welcome. I'm going to tell you a true story.

Earlier today one of my female coworkers said that when she drives at night people keep honking at her and yelling "you don't have your lights on"....
07-15-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,448
Posted By dopeboy1

Im no scientist but something tells me that if...

Im no scientist but something tells me that if you really like your 09 base TSX and want something very similar with a backup camera then you should consider a newer, lower mileage TSX with tech...
06-21-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By dopeboy1

Sounds like an unbalanced rim. Do they have any...

Sounds like an unbalanced rim. Do they have any little weights stuck to the inside of the rims? Take them to a tire shop and they will put the rims on a machine and add weights until they have them...
06-21-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,829
Posted By dopeboy1

I have an AWD and I used the spacers that came...

I have an AWD and I used the spacers that came with the rv6 j-pipe. Never had any sound or rubbing issues. Its really easy to add the sub frame spacers if that's what you need. Good luck!
06-04-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,289
Posted By dopeboy1

We love you for trying.

We love you for trying.
05-29-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,155
Posted By dopeboy1

Lol I knew this thread was going to get some...

Lol I knew this thread was going to get some funny responses.

These guys are mostly right women barely even notice cars that really stand out.

Some have notised my car and commented on it but...
05-24-2018, 11:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,124
Posted By dopeboy1

I think were all pretty much agreeing with each...

I think were all pretty much agreeing with each other here. Just the one thing that sockpuppet did point out is that the op said the TL is 'too heavy' for the stock brakes. Which is interesting since...
05-22-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,124
Posted By dopeboy1

Sometimes we have to tell ourselves crazy things...

Sometimes we have to tell ourselves crazy things to justify our purchases.
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