AcuraZine - Acura Enthusiast Community - Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: MI-RDX
Showing results 1 to 40 of 169
Search took 0.02 seconds.
03-13-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,344
Posted By MI-RDX

Ummm, maybe not always. :chuckle: ...

Ummm, maybe not always. :chuckle:

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/620x414/pinkhummer_c373cced91bf3a6565cfcf918ff281994b4fbe5b.jpg
03-11-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,124
Posted By MI-RDX

Because it's not standard equipment. :pofl:

Because it's not standard equipment. :pofl:
03-08-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,698
Posted By MI-RDX

Once upon a time long, long ago (but not in a...

Once upon a time long, long ago (but not in a galaxy far, far away) I had a '70 Chevelle Malibu partially repainted. Shop asked me if I wanted them to match the factory orange peel because they...
Replies: 39
Views: 2,149
Posted By MI-RDX

Some functions are free forever, some are not....

Some functions are free forever, some are not. Scroll down to the bottom of the page for specifics.

https://acuralink.acura.com/#/compatibility?year=2019&model=RDX...
03-04-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,140
Posted By MI-RDX

:chuckle: Reminds me of a picture I saw on...

:chuckle: Reminds me of a picture I saw on another forum.


https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/800x591/toyotafamily_c2fd2c81842f638e90d979590d7837964d4ee02b.jpg
03-04-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,140
Posted By MI-RDX

That's very true but there are many degrees of...

That's very true but there are many degrees of 'matter'. Some will buy a vehicle just because it looks good while in my case I won't even consider one once it hits an 'ugly threshold' - which is...
03-03-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,140
Posted By MI-RDX

I disagree - they don't look that good, they are...

I disagree - they don't look that good, they are w-a-a-a-y beyond ugly. :yuck:
03-02-2019, 07:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,812
Posted By MI-RDX

As I mentioned in the linked thread above 3D...

As I mentioned in the linked thread above 3D Maxpider is an option as well, unfortunately not available for the RDX as yet. I had the 3Ds and WTs in the same vehicle and IMO the WTs finish a distant...
02-26-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,042
Posted By MI-RDX

I seem to recall my parents having a discussion...

I seem to recall my parents having a discussion about getting that car because of those commercials. No need to speculate which of them was a Ricardo fan.
02-22-2019, 05:47 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 11,352
Posted By MI-RDX

I'm not sure how others had their updates done...

I'm not sure how others had their updates done but the process for me was one where it was downloaded without any action on my part and I was given the option to 'Install It Now' or 'Install It When...
02-21-2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,912
Posted By MI-RDX

Turn off the 360 view, the displayed image is...

Turn off the 360 view, the displayed image is noticeably sharper/clearer/more detailed/etc. I did that this morning and it's pretty obvious to me that increasing the screen area for the image by...
02-21-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1,854
Views: 481,326
Posted By MI-RDX

Yep, I understand all that. What I was commenting...

Yep, I understand all that. What I was commenting on was the inconsistent use of descriptive terminology in the various documents published by Acura/Honda - like being at the 'sea shore' or 'ocean...
02-20-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 1,854
Views: 481,326
Posted By MI-RDX

One thing I've learned over the years when it...

One thing I've learned over the years when it comes to questions like this - those that know can't say, and those that say don't know.
02-20-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 1,854
Views: 481,326
Posted By MI-RDX

True, but I didn't want to split too many hairs...

True, but I didn't want to split too many hairs at one time.
02-17-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,210
Posted By MI-RDX

My dealer advertises $50.

My dealer advertises $50.
02-14-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 46,706
Posted By MI-RDX

A Few Observations About D1.1.2

A few things I've noticed in less than 30 miles of driving since the update:

a. The 'navigation lady' seems to be less talkative than before. Most turns have 3 prompts: 1) In xxx miles turn, 2)...
02-14-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 46,706
Posted By MI-RDX

I doubt that not having an Acura account would...

I doubt that not having an Acura account would have any effect other than not getting an email notification, if that.

The OTA function is supposed to work either via the built in cellular link or...
02-14-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 46,706
Posted By MI-RDX

https://acurazine.com/forums/third-generation-rdx-...

https://acurazine.com/forums/third-generation-rdx-2019-454/2019-acura-rdx-over-air-system-updates-975600/
02-07-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 31,445
Posted By MI-RDX

Except that the majority of people involved in...

Except that the majority of people involved in forums are either aficionados or are having problems - the average 'Joe Six Pack' who's happy with his vehicle isn't even aware of the existence of the...
02-07-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 31,445
Posted By MI-RDX

I said it skews the perception - not the...

I said it skews the perception - not the existence.

Someone relating a problem 20 times does not equate to 20 occurrences but to someone casually reading a forum it might appear so. This is...
02-06-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 46,706
Posted By MI-RDX

You just have to wait until Honda/Acura make it...

You just have to wait until Honda/Acura make it available OTA at which time you should get a notification either by email or through the infotainment system.
02-02-2019, 08:16 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 24,573
Posted By MI-RDX

They do, and they are the ones saying 87 is...

They do, and they are the ones saying 87 is required.

And if anyone can show me a 30% increase in real world benefit to offset the 30% increase in fuel cost I'll be the first one in line at the...
02-01-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 24,573
Posted By MI-RDX

Why would you do more than what the manufacturer...

Why would you do more than what the manufacturer required?... especially when there's no real world benefit.
01-30-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,488
Posted By MI-RDX

A word a caution when selecting the washer fluid....

A word a caution when selecting the washer fluid. Check the label carefully - I've seen some stuff labeled as being "good for temperatures to -20°" with the words 'below freezing' in very small type....
01-26-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,339
Posted By MI-RDX

You can't turn them off but if you really don't...

You can't turn them off but if you really don't like them look into this product: LightDims: Dim Led Lights, Halos Around Lights For Light Sensitive Eyes! (http://www.lightdims.com/)

I ran across...
01-26-2019, 07:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,420
Posted By MI-RDX

Nowhere near as scary as seeing someone actually...

Nowhere near as scary as seeing someone actually using them.
01-26-2019, 05:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,420
Posted By MI-RDX

Just to provide another topic for...

Just to provide another topic for discussion/speculation/complaining on internet forums. :biggrin:
01-25-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 99,868
Posted By MI-RDX

No problem. Where do you think I got it from? ...

No problem. Where do you think I got it from? :thumbsup:
01-25-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 31,445
Posted By MI-RDX

...and repeat themselves (sometimes a lot) so 1...

...and repeat themselves (sometimes a lot) so 1 problem seems to be many problems unless you take time to determine how many unique instances are being reported.
01-24-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 24,573
Posted By MI-RDX

I tend to agree that you should treat your RDX...

I tend to agree that you should treat your RDX like the premium vehicle that it is - no doubt in my mind at all. To assist you in doing that here's some information on other premium vehicles to guide...
01-24-2019, 05:18 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,340
Posted By MI-RDX

If they dropped an MDX type Sport-Hybrid drive...

If they dropped an MDX type Sport-Hybrid drive train in the RDX it would certainly pique my interest.
01-23-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 24,573
Posted By MI-RDX

It's all about perception and marketing. Many...

It's all about perception and marketing. Many years ago in a marketing class we were doing a case study involving a small company that manufactured fishing lures, trout flies specifically. All of...
01-21-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,924
Posted By MI-RDX

Yep, keeps getting hit by FFOs (Flying Foreign...

Yep, keeps getting hit by FFOs (Flying Foreign Objects).

Seriously though, it looks like Gorilla Glass may be coming to a windshield near you sometime in the future.
...
01-21-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 24,573
Posted By MI-RDX

The real irony of that 'logic' is many truly...

The real irony of that 'logic' is many truly 'premium' cars are very happy using the recommended 87 octane fuel. My '14 Cadillac was an example. The price back in '14 when I got it was considerably...
01-21-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,924
Posted By MI-RDX

It could be the glass is thinner. The difference...

It could be the glass is thinner. The difference between conventional and acoustic glass is the vinyl layer between the panes of glass - with the newer materials being better at sound dampening....
01-21-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 24,573
Posted By MI-RDX

If using regular would result in engine issues...

If using regular would result in engine issues then premium would be required, not recommended.
01-20-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 24,573
Posted By MI-RDX

It will. It might. Sounds like...

It will.


It might.


Sounds like yet another internet myth. :rolleyes:
01-19-2019, 06:17 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 31,445
Posted By MI-RDX

Best I ever got out of a battery was an OEM...

Best I ever got out of a battery was an OEM Panasonic in a 2002 Toyota Highlander. I replaced it after 7 1/2 years only because I figured I was on borrowed time. The tech in the battery shop...
Replies: 49
Views: 8,922
Posted By MI-RDX

I found you can also reinstate normal function...

I found you can also reinstate normal function with a voice command - "Play <song title>"
01-16-2019, 12:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,734
Posted By MI-RDX

And don't overlook the fact that in many...

And don't overlook the fact that in many jurisdictions it's illegal.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 169
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.