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06-05-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,814
Posted By Majofo

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/600x376/ezgif_4_87e7cb63ae63_56fd3fb5aba3783df6bf52c5c1462ab7fb77b164.gif
Forum: Car Talk
06-04-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 10,163
Views: 1,091,287
Posted By svtmike

Is that a dream car in the lower left?

Is that a dream car in the lower left?
06-04-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,814
Posted By mdnborg

I'd cancel the appt with Firestone and let Road...

I'd cancel the appt with Firestone and let Road Kill
Cafe know you got the goods.
06-04-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,814
Posted By Majofo

Here let me save you some time and money.. ...

Here let me save you some time and money..

Firestone report:

Cracked subframe
Bent wheels (x4)
Clogged catalytic converter
Bent exhaust pipe
Tire tread 1/8
Brake pads FxR 0.5mm
06-04-2019, 06:11 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,090
Posted By Stew4HD

SMH! Do you guys not test drive these things?

SMH! Do you guys not test drive these things?
06-02-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,504
Posted By justnspace

that's because perhaps only regrinds are...

that's because perhaps only regrinds are available...from the company bisimoto. however, the lift of the lobe is limited by the diameter of the cam bearing...cant get really aggressive.
I believe...
06-01-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,756
Posted By justnspace

your car will sound like ass without mufflers. ...

your car will sound like ass without mufflers.

i'm completely catless
RV6 pre-cat deletes --> Rv6 Jpipe---> Rv6 Exhaust. the cat back exhaust has two great mufflers that TUNE the sound.
...
Forum: Car Talk
05-29-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 6,340
Posted By horseshoez

Sort of on the topic of this whole RPM to speed...

Sort of on the topic of this whole RPM to speed thing, I just pulled up my handy-dandy (Notebook? No, sorry Steve fans.) rpm to speed calculator and found this:

About 2,000 RPMs @ 70 mph -- Gen...
Forum: Car Talk
05-29-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 6,340
Posted By Majofo

Bro ...

Bro

https://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/s--BdyTG445--/c_scale,f_auto,fl_progressive,q_80,w_800/bvqu4rfgfyco2rv25oyo.jpg
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05-29-2019, 05:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,166
Posted By justnspace

on the older H and B series, the cam profile for...

on the older H and B series, the cam profile for vtec was quite shocking. literally.

these newer acuras with the J and K series have a smoother transition between the lower profile and more...
05-22-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,256
Posted By JB in AZ

Road trip report

We just completed a 3 day weekend trip from Tucson. AZ to Orange County, CA. using I-8 and I-5
Starting Tucson elevation ~2,600 ft
Lowest elevation "a few feet below sea level" (don't remember...
05-20-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 738
Posted By Midnight Mystery

To answer OP's question... I think it's a...

To answer OP's question... I think it's a terrible idea to swap a J32 into that car, it's not made for it, amd would be one hell of a swap that would also leave your TL just a mere shell :(


...
05-20-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 771
Posted By andysinnh

Surprising MPGs

My wife is about 6 weeks into her ownershp / driving of her '18 RLX Sport Hybrid, and the smile gets bigger each day after returns after her drive to/from work. She thought she'd miss her '12 TL...
05-18-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,615
Posted By horseshoez

I've been participating on automotive related...

I've been participating on automotive related boards for 20 years now; one truth I've discovered is folks who buy "upgraded" spark plugs can ALWAYS tell how much better they are compared to the OEM...
Forum: Car Talk
05-15-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 784
Posted By AZuser

Nope. Never said I believe there's zero carbon...

Nope. Never said I believe there's zero carbon footprint with EV's.

EV's aren't perfect. I know they're not. So because they're not and they're not truly zero emissions (zero carbon footprint) we...
Forum: Car Talk
05-14-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 784
Posted By AZuser

Enough with the 'Actually, Electric Cars Pollute...

Enough with the 'Actually, Electric Cars Pollute More' Bullshit Already
https://jalopnik.com/enough-with-the-actually-electric-cars-pollute-more-bu-1834338565

New study claiming electric cars are...
05-14-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,928
Posted By Tyler J

😂🤷♂️

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05-09-2019, 11:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 624
Posted By csmeance

having gotten the 4G TL Brakes cherry hot on my...

having gotten the 4G TL Brakes cherry hot on my TL this past week as an emergency popped up and I was far away from where I needed to be (private land, no one at risk, all is fine). Few minutes of...
05-08-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 624
Posted By ExcelerateRep

This is not the first car I have heard of either...

This is not the first car I have heard of either that has ended up with multiple sets of "warped" rotors!

Typically when I get this phone call, I say something very similar to what you have...
05-06-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,910
Posted By Tom_D

Top tierô https://www.toptiergas.com/

Top tierô
https://www.toptiergas.com/
05-06-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,901
Posted By Mr Hyde

I would say Mobil 1 is the better oil, but in the...

I would say Mobil 1 is the better oil, but in the end it probably won't make any difference. Engine wear won't be an issue for most modern cars if proper specs, and change intervals are followed,...
05-05-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,901
Posted By horseshoez

Folks, any 0W-20 oil, regardless of brand, will...

Folks, any 0W-20 oil, regardless of brand, will meet Honda's specifications for these engines; stressing over which oil to use is akin to stressing over which is better to drink, water from a Dasani...
05-04-2019, 04:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,092
Posted By justnspace

doesnt really matter; splitting hairs here. Go...

doesnt really matter; splitting hairs here.
Go with the one that brings you warm and fuzzies!!
04-17-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,368
Posted By RLX-Sport Hybrid

Mine has 85,000 miles on it, and the hybrid drive...

Mine has 85,000 miles on it, and the hybrid drive experience is the same now as the day I bought it. Awesome! Maintenance has been minimal other than the usual stuff for any car.
04-07-2019, 05:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,041
Posted By 4G-Lover

...for people that were laughing at the 4G-5 Series comparison...

Because of family reasons I had to suddenly travel to Italy where I will spend one month..

I took delivery of a spanking new BMW 520d (diesel) xDrive, only 47 kilometers on the odometer.

The...
03-27-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,615
Posted By thoiboi

OEM plugs are NGK Iridium actually and I'd stick...

OEM plugs are NGK Iridium actually and I'd stick with those..
03-24-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,434
Posted By Beached

F30 BMW 328i to G5 Acura TLX

New Acura owner here...proud to join the family and forum.

I moved to a 2019 Acura TLX 2.4 base from my 2013 BMW F30 328i, and have the following initial feedback and opinions, in no particular...
Forum: Car Talk
03-18-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 748
Posted By horseshoez

Not exactly a "barn find" but cool none-the-less

As some of y'all know, I rent a "caretaker apartment" on a horse farm owned by a family with three generations living on said farm. One of the curiosities I discovered when I moved in back in 2013...
03-18-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,096
Posted By horseshoez

Unless the oil in the engine had gelled or...

Unless the oil in the engine had gelled or something, two and a half years will do exactly nothing to cause an oil starvation issue. Granted, this is a different era engine with different...
03-15-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,698
Posted By Kingcredible

I bought my 6MT 2 months ago. It was a very...

I bought my 6MT 2 months ago. It was a very reckless, very impulsive decision. I did everything YOU SHOULDN'T do when buying a new car. I had it shipped long distance from across the country without...
03-14-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,698
Posted By 4G-Lover

Not even close (just checked on cars.com) Only...

Not even close (just checked on cars.com)
Only some low mileage (sub 100K) Type S (2007-2008 vintage) get close to a run of the mill 6MT used SH-AWD
There are 6MT SH-AWD with asking price still...
03-13-2019, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By 04WDPSeDaN

When I was doing the certifications for Acura...

When I was doing the certifications for Acura (Many years ago) I did it for two different dealerships and they both did it differently regardless of the CPO paper work. There's a CPO checklist that...
03-03-2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,138
Posted By horseshoez

Meh, oil is like religion, use whichever brand...

Meh, oil is like religion, use whichever brand you worship, in the end it won't make any difference in how long your engine lasts.
03-03-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,138
Posted By NooYawkuh

I haven't looked but there must be a 'nitrogen...

I haven't looked but there must be a 'nitrogen vs. air' thread.
03-01-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 941
Posted By andysinnh

2012 TL SH-AWD Tech - 54k update

Wanted to share a positive story about my wife's '12 TL SH-AWD Tech. Purchased new in Oct 2012 with 6 miles on the odometer, Built in Feb 2012. With only 54k miles on the clock, she obviously...
02-23-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,028
Posted By deanoatkinson

the dummy minder will say A13 or something like...

the dummy minder will say A13 or something like that
make sure to add the timing belt tensioner to the service
i just did mine at 210k and the wifeís at 102k
with coupons in nj it was just under...
02-21-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,453
Posted By justnspace

no where in your post does it ask for size..... ...

no where in your post does it ask for size.....

and! it's ALL about you,King Louie!!!
what is your flavor of tires? race car thick or ricer/stanced stretch?
What do you want out of your tires?...
02-21-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,347
Posted By teh CL

Semi automatic.. :rofl:

Semi automatic.. :rofl:
02-13-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,334
Posted By dezymond

I think I prefer the TLX more to be honest. Let...

I think I prefer the TLX more to be honest. Let me break it down into different categories to explain my decision.

Comfort: First off, Lexus makes the comfiest seats, imo (even the IS where I feel...
01-28-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,842
Posted By vucelick

Still got my '10 SH-AWD tech, and still driving...

Still got my '10 SH-AWD tech, and still driving my wicked new yorker

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vP4Y4BfdB78
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