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Yesterday, 03:21 PM
Replies: 115
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Posted By securityguy

Totally normal after letting a rotor sit after...

Totally normal after letting a rotor sit after rain or a car wash as rust and impurities build up on the surface of the rotors. A few good brake cycles clears it right up!
07-13-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,052
Posted By securityguy

You won't feel a thing...save your money unless...

You won't feel a thing...save your money unless you want it for the simple fact that it can be reused and cleaned.
07-12-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,263
Posted By securityguy

Yep...exactly what I said above:smile:

Yep...exactly what I said above:smile:
07-12-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,263
Posted By securityguy

I have had several "Honda's" which are no...

I have had several "Honda's" which are no different than an Acura. I also have a 2017 Audi A4 and bought the $879 plan as those services ala carte were about $1600 so a solid investment. No way in...
07-12-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,263
Posted By securityguy

sagar ...your money my friend but I can assure...

sagar ...your money my friend but I can assure you that it will cost you far less to maintain your vehicle at any Acura dealer over 3/36 than making a $1300 investment. As anoop stated above...you...
07-12-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 20,197
Posted By securityguy

The case has been written and in process of being...

The case has been written and in process of being filed. I just read the filing last week with all of the Plaintiffs complains. They wanted me to read it to ensure my portion was accurate. It will be...
07-12-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,263
Posted By securityguy

If you are in the US, oil changes and tire...

If you are in the US, oil changes and tire rotations typically run $70-$75 with a website coupon special and cabin and engine filter replacements sound $50 each...all dealership prices and not DIY. I...
07-12-2019, 10:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,263
Posted By securityguy

Even at 50% of $1300 it is not reasonable at all....

Even at 50% of $1300 it is not reasonable at all. These types of MAINTENANCE plans are designed to make a huge profit but, if I had to guess, a cost of $400-$450 is reasonable. I am assuming 5 oil...
07-12-2019, 09:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,263
Posted By securityguy

zroger73 ...yes...we all know that

zroger73 ...yes...we all know that
07-12-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,263
Posted By securityguy

Just buy it from Hyannis...doesn't matter where...

Just buy it from Hyannis...doesn't matter where you live and they are located. The plan is for coverage across the entire US at any Honda/Acura dealership.
07-12-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,263
Posted By securityguy

It is 3 YEARS OR 36K MILES no matter how you...

It is 3 YEARS OR 36K MILES no matter how you slice it and dice it. Totally agree with anoop
07-11-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,370
Posted By securityguy

Based on the testing I have seen posted in...

Based on the testing I have seen posted in several places, RP is just a lot of hype and over priced. You would do just as well with Mobil1 or Pennzoil but your money and your car.
07-11-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,263
Posted By securityguy

CANCEL...you will NEVER spend anywhere near $1300...

CANCEL...you will NEVER spend anywhere near $1300 doing normal maintenance for the 3/36 period. BIG RIP OFF! As was said above, invest the dollars into an Acura extended warranty if you plan to...
07-11-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,793
Posted By securityguy

mrblase ...first off your comment is misguided...

mrblase ...first off your comment is misguided and it appears that you do not fully understand what an OCC is for...it has nothing to do with the gas/oil dilution issue. Installing an OCC is actually...
07-09-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,793
Posted By securityguy

What you should have bought is this: ...

What you should have bought is this:

https://www.mishimoto.com/compact-baffled-oil-catch-can-2-port.html
07-08-2019, 08:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,370
Posted By securityguy

I am a Pennzoil Platinum guy and buy at Walmart...

I am a Pennzoil Platinum guy and buy at Walmart for $23 and look out for the rebates. Just bought two 5-qt jugs and got $20 off. Mobil1 is my back up oil if that's got a rebate going.
07-07-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 88,776
Posted By securityguy

Great to hear but you still shouldn’t have to...

Great to hear but you still shouldn’t have to jump through hoops to get it to work flawlessly. Hopefully a future software fix will officially fix the issues!
07-06-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 88,776
Posted By securityguy

I would think that just turning off BT would be...

I would think that just turning off BT would be fine.
Replies: 63
Views: 13,127
Posted By securityguy

We use XM every day and not a single issue during...

We use XM every day and not a single issue during our full ownership of the vehicle. Loads very fast after doing the factory data reset.
07-02-2019, 08:19 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 18,221
Posted By securityguy

I love these side bar conversations.....

I love these side bar conversations.....
06-30-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,623
Posted By securityguy

These types of devices have been available for...

These types of devices have been available for quite sometime so not sure why the one you are testing would be "special" for an RDX.
06-30-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 1,911
Views: 518,330
Posted By securityguy

Just wait 90-days and then refinance down to...

Just wait 90-days and then refinance down to 2.5-3% and you're good to go!
06-29-2019, 02:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,153
Posted By securityguy

^^^the components are all very tiny SMD and to do...

^^^the components are all very tiny SMD and to do what you are suggesting is futile and not a real option...but it sure sounded good;-)
06-28-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 18,221
Posted By securityguy

Yes...once you drive it off the lot it's your's. ...

Yes...once you drive it off the lot it's your's. This is a VERY rare situation and I would have it checked out. Mine has never done this and it does not occur with the majority.
06-26-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 20,197
Posted By securityguy

Attorney called me today. The case is being...

Attorney called me today. The case is being formally filed next week.
06-26-2019, 11:28 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 20,197
Posted By securityguy

Good deal and glad you got something out of it my...

Good deal and glad you got something out of it my friend!
06-26-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 20,197
Posted By securityguy

This is an ACURA thing and not a "dealer" thing. ...

This is an ACURA thing and not a "dealer" thing. If you can get your dealer to do something, it would have to be something special like purchasing another Acura or Honda product if they have a Honda...
06-26-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 20,197
Posted By securityguy

That's because it is NOT a head unit issue but a...

That's because it is NOT a head unit issue but a software issue. You can get 20 new head units and it will not matter. Why dealers are even replacing them is a mystery and a waste of everyones time...
06-23-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,662
Posted By securityguy

Pennzoil Platinum is the only oil I use in any of...

Pennzoil Platinum is the only oil I use in any of my vehicles. I use OEM or Mobil1 filters I buy at Walmart cheap.
06-23-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,584
Posted By securityguy

My wife and I really liked the Volvo XC60...it...

My wife and I really liked the Volvo XC60...it came down to the RDX and XC60. Went with the RDX because my wife discovered that the Volvo was made in CHINA and she wanted nothing to do with a...
06-23-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,584
Posted By securityguy

As I stated previously...we never keep anything...

As I stated previously...we never keep anything past about 3 years so the RDX my wife is driving will probably be sold in the Spring of 2021. She loves the Infiniti Q50S and had a G37XS in the past...
Replies: 11
Views: 1,324
Posted By securityguy

In my opinion, the only wireless company worth a...

In my opinion, the only wireless company worth a **** is Verizon...AT&T and the others are worthless...especially if you travel for business. You may pay more but you do get what you pay for.
06-22-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 20,197
Posted By securityguy

After I did the factory reset, mine now boots in...

After I did the factory reset, mine now boots in about 10 seconds versus a minute or more like you are describing.
Replies: 71
Views: 13,155
Posted By securityguy

Both CarPlay and AA require a physical connection...

Both CarPlay and AA require a physical connection to the radio. No one has the capability to do either via BT.
Replies: 85
Views: 26,851
Posted By securityguy

It's all about the interface and nothing more. ...

It's all about the interface and nothing more. What Acura created is a first of its kind and we are paying the price for that in various ways.
06-17-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 11,153
Posted By securityguy

$1000 is SUPER HIGH for a comp deductible

$1000 is SUPER HIGH for a comp deductible
06-15-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 1,911
Views: 518,330
Posted By securityguy

Your wife is 100% correct and I am shocked that...

Your wife is 100% correct and I am shocked that you would even consider a BMW for a teenager as well as an RDX for that matter. Your money but this is just crazy!
06-14-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 11,153
Posted By securityguy

Typically not caused by a rock unless a falling...

Typically not caused by a rock unless a falling meteor hits your roof. Insurance will cover this but your dealer will not as it's not considered warranty. It is VERY expensive as these roofs cost a...
06-10-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 14,511
Posted By securityguy

$145 for an oil change? That can’t be right. ...

$145 for an oil change? That can’t be right. They must be bundling it with other services. Typically, even a full syn oil change is never more than around $79 anywhere.
06-09-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,569
Posted By securityguy

I agree that PPF is awesome and I have Xpel...

I agree that PPF is awesome and I have Xpel installed on all of my vehicles. However, it is not economical to install PPF on every panel of the car and that is where ceramic comes into play. Doors,...
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