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Posted By gatrhumpy

Phase 1 complete (painting the sensors and...

Phase 1 complete (painting the sensors and installing them in the rear bumper).

I started by painting the BLIS sensors Carbon Bronze Pearl. (Picture below)...
11-21-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By truonghthe

with $3k TL you can't ask much, but to me it...

with $3k TL you can't ask much, but to me it worth it, especially if you DIY most of the stuff. Once you bringing some life back to the TL it easily could get sold for $5k.
11-20-2018, 09:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 699
Posted By Pair of TLs

I wouldn't hesitate

assuming the interior is "50K nice" and all the mechanicals are good, especially if it came with working Navi...
I'd change the trans fluid, regardless (with 44K on it?) and prolly the plugs, cabin...
11-20-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By GhostTL09

I would assume they are expecting to get closer...

I would assume they are expecting to get closer to $2500 than $3300. Pull the trigger
11-20-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By horseshoez

What condition is the dash material above the...

What condition is the dash material above the passenger side airbag and what condition is the seat leather? Regardless, sounds like a good deal.
11-02-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,317
Posted By Iggy

We're all learning together here which is why I...

We're all learning together here which is why I keep coming back. :thumbsup:
10-25-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,269
Posted By ThatBlackTL

Update: I got it out. The internal pipe wrench...

Update:
I got it out. The internal pipe wrench I ordered wouldn't fit, not even the smallest one. But I read on a Honda pilot forum that a 7/16-14 tap would perfectly fit in the pcv hole and it...
10-22-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 779
Posted By Iggy

Not terribly complicated but time consuming. The...

Not terribly complicated but time consuming. The tank is attached to the rear subframe which has to be dropped. Filler/vent lines, evap lines, caliper assemblies, parking brake cables, ABS...
10-03-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By Iggy

I have this one. Easy install and works well...

I have this one. Easy install and works well...
09-15-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,444
Posted By alphaatomix

You can always try to retrofit a 3g steering...

You can always try to retrofit a 3g steering wheel on a 2g TL. For me, I have a TSX but I wanted the look of the 3g TL type S. In terms of function, both steering wheels has the same steering...
09-07-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,066
Posted By Jackass

Just remember the clip does NOT come undone until...

Just remember the clip does NOT come undone until it is released from the bracket.
08-20-2018, 06:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 418
Posted By Iggy

Firstly, welcome to the forum. Those guys are...

Firstly, welcome to the forum. Those guys are full of crap! The old tilting the motor crap to make it sound like it's a big deal really infuriates me. I agree, it does take a couple of hours to...
08-11-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 866
Posted By Iggy

Glad it worked out. Interesting you couldn't...

Glad it worked out. Interesting you couldn't clear the SRS manually. When I've done mine in the past I've used an inline switch vs. inserting/removing a paper clip which helps with a more positive...
08-09-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 866
Posted By Arkady

Ha, that's exactly how I calibrated my needles...

Ha, that's exactly how I calibrated my needles after I did my gauge cluster! My Google Maps won't show me my speed, but I had an old Garmin in my car so I whipped that thing out to calibrate. Used a...
08-09-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 866
Posted By Iggy

That thing is fighting you tooth and nail isn't...

That thing is fighting you tooth and nail isn't it?

One possibility with the speedo needle would be to semi-install the connected cluster without the clear face. Hit the highway(flatter is...
08-09-2018, 02:21 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By LightKiosk

Go to your local AutoZone and loan these two...

Go to your local AutoZone and loan these two tools

https://www.autozone.com/loan-a-tools/loaner-slide-hammer/oem-5-lbs-5-8-in-threads-slide-hammer/2047_0_0
...
08-03-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 866
Posted By Iggy

You could just swap the old eprom into the new...

You could just swap the old eprom into the new cluster. Do you have a hot air station? If not, I bet a local computer repair shop could do it for cheap.
08-03-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 866
Posted By Arkady

It's been a few months since I messed with my...

It's been a few months since I messed with my dash, but if I recall correctly it was just two tiny little bulbs inside that LCD section that power the lights (on the '99TL-P at least). I personally...
07-31-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By justnspace

to be fair; He is a jackass. and funny how...

to be fair; He is a jackass.

and funny how WE all told you the same thing but you want to get cute and quote jackass, lol
07-30-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 866
Posted By Karanx7

Those bulbs go out all the time. You can upgrade...

Those bulbs go out all the time. You can upgrade to LEDs for pretty cheap.
07-28-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By zexi

I will dig deep under the hood to get some pics...

I will dig deep under the hood to get some pics :explode:
07-27-2018, 02:25 AM
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Posted By johnny14

No they are not. You can get it to work just need...

No they are not. You can get it to work just need to use the existing plugs from your old seats and tap them onto the type s seats. The newer cars have memory control as the 99 doesn’t so less wiring...
Forum: Car Talk
07-25-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By losiglow

Like wackjum said, both the 3.2L in the standard...

Like wackjum said, both the 3.2L in the standard TL and 3.5L in the Type-S indicate premium fuel be used. You might see a slight mileage decrease with the Type-S but not enough to be significant.
Forum: Car Talk
07-25-2018, 09:13 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By wackjum

The non Type-S TL requires premium fuel as well.

The non Type-S TL requires premium fuel as well.
07-24-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 393
Posted By Ron A

Welcome to the forums. Your user title has...

Welcome to the forums.

Your user title has been upgraded to "Registered User" so the two PM limit no longer applies. Your new maximum amount of PM's is now 200.

To disable infinite scroll:
...
07-24-2018, 08:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,807
Posted By Hate Work

The 'Heat soak" issue was "attacked" by changing...

The 'Heat soak" issue was "attacked" by changing three sensors after I watched a vid by Bundy's Garage. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DODF-egb9EM

That issue went away, as the car started and ran...
Replies: 5
Support Question: Ignore a User
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Posted By IB Jason

You can add someone to your Ignore list by going...

You can add someone to your Ignore list by going to your User CP's Edit Ignore List page (https://acurazine.com/forums/profile.php?do=ignorelist) and manually typing their name into the 'Add a...
07-15-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 325
Posted By smcafee

2003 CL-S at pick a part

ill be at pick-part for another 45 minutes until 11:30 PT if you need anything off this vehicle. Black on black. Massive front end hit. Manual trans. Back end look decent. Will only shop small parts....
07-13-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,678
Posted By horseshoez

No need to mess with OEM leather; these folks...

No need to mess with OEM leather; these folks have made to fit solutions (including one which is leather all of the way around:

...
Forum: Wash & Wax
07-12-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,904
Posted By 90foxnotch

If I have a really hard time I usually use a...

If I have a really hard time I usually use a rubber dog hair brush, it's a rubber brush you wear like a glove works pretty well! But yeah those pot scrubbers look like theyd work too
07-09-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,060
Posted By MikeND

Alternator Stay Bracket Failure History

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/1500x2000/a1_e18ce49dab00a23a38b3793c11b11d0629a51de8.jpg...
07-05-2018, 06:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,402
Posted By Turbonut

Rock auto has Denso reman units w/12 month...

Rock auto has Denso reman units w/12 month warranty $106 & $156.
If it were me, I'd purchase the TYC new unit w/lifetime warranty and no core deposit $140.
Why purchase new $383 or reman from...
06-30-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 787
Posted By jkim4296

Haha yes, I understand that my recording isn't...

Haha yes, I understand that my recording isn't the clearest of them all. I suppose it might help if I were to elaborate on what is happening? During acceleration, the car acts normal (as seen)....
06-28-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,847
Posted By horseshoez

I'm like 95% sure I ran across it in the SAE...

I'm like 95% sure I ran across it in the SAE archives (https://www.sae.org); that's where I do the bulk of my research when I'm starting a new line of inquiry.
06-28-2018, 05:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 443
Posted By Iggy

Sub frame does not need to come out. TL-P has...

Sub frame does not need to come out. TL-P has extra speed sensor tubing that needs to be disconnected.
06-24-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,532
Posted By quantum7

99 had a 4 speed and then changed to 5 speed

99 had a 4 speed and then changed to 5 speed
06-22-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 760
Posted By thoiboi

typically idle air control valve (IACV)

typically idle air control valve (IACV)
06-22-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,976
Posted By chewymilk98

I know this is an old-ish post. But I just...

I know this is an old-ish post. But I just replaced the rotors, pads and hoses with StopTeck parts. They are sooooo much better than stock. I've only managed to set them on fire once (besides when I...
06-17-2018, 05:33 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 62,444
Posted By Iggy

Armani, Welcome to the forum. Please read this...

Armani,
Welcome to the forum. Please read this thread from the beginning, it pretty much sums it up. Use the search function for things like P0740, transmission fail, AV6, shifting, etc. These...
06-16-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 22,178
Posted By horseshoez

Personally I think new cars with manual...

Personally I think new cars with manual transmissions should be more expensive. Why? I have a number of funny(ish) reasons why, including, but not limited to the following:

The "keep up with...
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