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01-31-2019, 04:04 PM
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Posted By Acc20yrs

Thanks for the pics, sorry for responding so...

Thanks for the pics, sorry for responding so late. I really like the color of the wheels and the red caliper covers, very nice.
01-31-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,043
Posted By Acc20yrs

I own a 2014 RDX tech with an extended warranty...

I own a 2014 RDX tech with an extended warranty of 7 years or 120,000 miles whatever happens first. It is paid for and at 85K it still has a lot of warranty. Sooo, I decided to keep the RDX and...
01-31-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,666
Posted By Acc20yrs

2014 RDX and never updated navi. waste of money....

2014 RDX and never updated navi. waste of money. When in doubt, I whip out my cell phone and use Google maps which is free and always up to date. Use the $149 to take your spouse/significant other to...
01-31-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

Update: I've been running S-VCM since May 2018...

Update: I've been running S-VCM since May 2018 without any problems. All vibration is gone, fuel economy is about the same. Throttle response seems to have improved a bit. So far, it is worth every...
01-31-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

VCM is a piece of junk. In my opinion and...

VCM is a piece of junk. In my opinion and experience, it is more of a nuisance than anything else. VCM doesn't even save gas as they say, at least in my case I haven't noticed any significant...
10-24-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,663
Posted By Acc20yrs

Excellent! Can you upload some pics please? Would...

Excellent! Can you upload some pics please? Would love to see your mods! Thanks
10-24-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,108
Posted By Acc20yrs

Thumbs up Sure, no problem I'll explain. My experience with...

Sure, no problem I'll explain. My experience with VCM in this car was very disappointing. The transmission had a really bad vibration when VCM engaged around 1500 RPM. VCM also messed with the...
10-23-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,108
Posted By Acc20yrs

80,000 miles and going strong!

80,000 miles and going strong!
10-22-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,108
Posted By Acc20yrs

80,000 miles and almost 5 years of ownership report

Well heres my 4 years and 9 months report. Car has 80,000 as of today. Besides warped rotors at 24K miles there hasnít been any problems. I have changed fluids at recommended intervals. Breaks have...
09-26-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

Thumbs up Running mine since May 2018 on a 2014 RDX Tech...

Running mine since May 2018 on a 2014 RDX Tech without any issues. It took care of that nasty VCM vibration. Enjoy!
09-19-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

In this case it does affect the shifting...

In this case it does affect the shifting especially the down shifts. Even though VCM doesn't have to do directly with the transmission, it is in fact influencing the car's computer in the sense that...
09-18-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

Gas cap light

I havenít done the computer update thansk for the info I will look into it.
09-18-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

Update: I installed S-VCM in May without any...

Update: I installed S-VCM in May without any issues. Yesterday the check gas cap light came on for a while. Today the light is off. Is this related to S-VCM??
08-01-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

Web site is legit

The website is legit. I ordered twice and the product was delivered promptly and works real well. I've been running it on my 14 RDX tech with no issues.
06-14-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,589
Posted By Acc20yrs

https://www.partsgeek.com/catalog/2014/acura/rdx/t...

https://www.partsgeek.com/catalog/2014/acura/rdx/transmission/automatic_transmission_filter.html
I bought the OEM one $41.58 plus shipping
Replies: 36
Views: 9,025
Posted By Acc20yrs

MORE PICTURES PLEASE!!! :thumbsup:

MORE PICTURES PLEASE!!! :thumbsup:
06-14-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,589
Posted By Acc20yrs

Update

OK so when we took the filter off some fluid came out of it and it looked pretty clean as well as the fluid drained from the pan. Also the magnetic drain plug had no metal shards so I was very happy...
06-11-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,589
Posted By Acc20yrs

Finally

I drain and refill tranny fluid every 30k miles. This time I am doing the inline filter.
Filter part #: 25430-PLR-003 Also doing motor oil and filter....
05-22-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,589
Posted By Acc20yrs

Great thread!! Thank you very much. I ordered the...

Great thread!! Thank you very much. I ordered the OEM filter like six months ago but it sat there because I wasn't sure the location and orientation. Now I have both thanks to you! :butthead:
05-21-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

Running S-VCM on my 2014 RDX tech for two weeks...

Running S-VCM on my 2014 RDX tech for two weeks now. No CEL! Love the V6 engaged at all times. I haven't noticed any significant increase in fuel consumption. I wonder how long will the S-VCM last??
05-10-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,386
Posted By Acc20yrs

Yup and you are also going to feel more power and...

Yup and you are also going to feel more power and a smother transmission. I am so happyit gotrid of that pesky thump downshifting from second to first gear
05-10-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

Yes very clear instructions. It is a very...

Yes very clear instructions. It is a very straightforward installation canít get it wrong.
05-10-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

My temp gage is at least one notch below where it...

My temp gage is at least one notch below where it used to be after installation.
05-10-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

Took first long trip today 1 hour to work. I...

Took first long trip today 1 hour to work. I really like having al 6 cylinders full time, feels like I'm driving a different car. :butthead:
05-10-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

I think it was like $14 LOL

I think it was like $14 LOL
05-09-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

I just ordered a second one

Yup I just ordered a second S-VCM for my wifeís RDX!
05-09-2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

S-VCM installed today

Ok hereís the report. S-VCM arrived yesterday afternoon and I installed it today ON A COLD ENGINE very important. Right away the transmission shifted quicker, smoother, and an annoying thump from 2nd...
05-09-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

Absolutely

Absolutely! Also I am happy to report no check engine light has come on. I followed your advice and installed it with a cold engine. Thanks!!
05-09-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,386
Posted By Acc20yrs

Thump eliminated

Good news! I eliminated the annoying ďthumpĒ from 2nd to 1st gear by installing S-VCM.
05-09-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

[QUOTE=Acc20yrs;16231250]Well I am very happy...

[QUOTE=Acc20yrs;16231250]Well I am very happy with the result of installing
S-VCM. A few initial observations:
1- The temperature gage hovers maybe one notch below where it used to.
2-...
05-09-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

Soo happy

Well I am very happy with the result of installing
S-VCM. A few initial observations:
1- The temperature gage hovers maybe ome notch below where it used to.
2- Transmission shifts differently,...
05-09-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

Instalation complete

Ok S-VCM just installed on a cold engine a minute ago. Going for a ride hopefully I get no check engine lights. Will report....
05-08-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

Thanks for the tip!! I greatly appreciate it! 👍🏼😊

Thanks for the tip!! I greatly appreciate it! 👍🏼😊
05-08-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

Thanks! Looking forward to it!

Thanks! Looking forward to it!
05-08-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 36,419
Posted By Acc20yrs

There is a disabling tool called S-VCM. I just...

There is a disabling tool called S-VCM. I just ordered mine. I've had the vibration since I took delivery of the vehicle four years ago. Always bugged me but I didn't want to deal with the service...
05-08-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,528
Posted By Acc20yrs

Thanks

I am getting mine in the mail today! Can't wait to install and drive around to experience the difference.
05-08-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

My S-VCM should be delivered to my door today. I...

My S-VCM should be delivered to my door today. I will install tomorrow and update here on my experience.
03-23-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 17,415
Posted By Acc20yrs

Look into S-VCM device to shut down your VCM. I...

Look into S-VCM device to shut down your VCM. I am currently researching it for my 2014 RDX tech. So far I have been to Ridgeline and Odysee and Pilot forums. There, more people are swearing by the...
03-23-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,388
Posted By Acc20yrs

Thumbs up Thanks a lot. Been doing some reading, seems like...

Thanks a lot. Been doing some reading, seems like a lot of people have had good results with S-VCM. I might order soon.
03-23-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,047
Posted By Acc20yrs

I am very interested in adding the S-VCM to my...

I am very interested in adding the S-VCM to my 2014 RDX Tech. It's March 23 2018 today roughly a month after your last post. Could you give an update on how S-VCM is working and where I could get...
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