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07-09-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 875
Posted By TheWeez

Are you having a particular problem? If not, I...

Are you having a particular problem? If not, I wouldn't worry about it.
07-08-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 756
Posted By TheWeez

Which one of you did this? 😠

https://i.imgur.com/WKGHlSS.jpg
06-24-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,237
Posted By TheWeez

Lance10 trying REALLY hard here. It's hilarious...

Lance10 trying REALLY hard here. It's hilarious stuff. And really cute posting photos of others cars. We totally believe you buddy.

Point still stands that you got taken to the cleaners on your...
06-13-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,045
Posted By TheWeez

Just for looks. They're not fog lights. I think...

Just for looks. They're not fog lights. I think the '03 looks better without them. Cleaner look.
06-10-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,357
Posted By TheWeez

I don't recall seeing any replacements in the...

I don't recall seeing any replacements in the records from the first owner out of Texas and I've had it since 60k so it seems a good run so far.
06-10-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,357
Posted By TheWeez

Makes sense. First time I've had to replace them...

Makes sense. First time I've had to replace them in 190k miles so I'm not too worried about having another one go but I do know some people seem to break them frequently.
06-10-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,357
Posted By TheWeez

Honda OEM.

Honda OEM.
06-10-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,357
Posted By TheWeez

Yeah the rubber and other fun gets salt, sand,...

Yeah the rubber and other fun gets salt, sand, and water in there and just eats it away. When I broke the last one, I was leaving a stoplight, spun the wheels on some ice and when they grabbed agin,...
06-10-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,357
Posted By TheWeez

All Kinds Of Repair Fun

Dropped the car off because it needed the rear brakes replaced. While they were out test driving it, the right-side CV shaft snapped. I'd replaced the left in December 2017 and at the time they told...
06-04-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,926
Posted By TheWeez

And if you live in a cold weather climate, you...

And if you live in a cold weather climate, you have to reverse it every time fall comes around or your throttle body can freeze up and refuse to open/close in the winter.

This is a "mod" done to...
06-04-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,926
Posted By TheWeez

Really doesn't make much, if any, difference....

Really doesn't make much, if any, difference. That air goes by so quickly that it's not soaking heat in that time. But it makes a lot of people feel better doing any and all mods. Anything for that...
05-24-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,237
Posted By TheWeez

You didn't purchase new. Honda hasn't had any new...

You didn't purchase new. Honda hasn't had any new transmission in stock for years. You were lied to and then you paid out the nose. A performance build wouldn't have cost you even 1/2 that much....
05-24-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,237
Posted By TheWeez

My thought too. That's more than 3x what it...

My thought too. That's more than 3x what it should have cost, even on the very high end.

And if he thinks he's hitting 140mph, his speedo is way off.
05-16-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By TheWeez

I'd recommend reaching out to XLR8. They have...

I'd recommend reaching out to XLR8. They have great customer service and would be the best to tell you what you should be experiencing with their product.
05-14-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 440
Posted By TheWeez

Which would be silly as those transmissions have...

Which would be silly as those transmissions have the same design issues that cause failure that the automatic CL experiences.

As horseshoez said, go with a transmission from a 2006-2007 V6 Accord...
04-23-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,101
Posted By TheWeez

I got a notice too. Nice to know that my...

I got a notice too. Nice to know that my potentially exploding airbag was replaced with a 2nd airbag that may explode. Time to make my appointment to have it swapped again. Too bad my normal shop...
04-12-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By TheWeez

Totally. I broke a CV shaft 2 winters ago when I...

Totally. I broke a CV shaft 2 winters ago when I spun the tires then they gripped. They're connected with rubber which breaks down with time. Things like rubber suspension bushings and control arms...
04-10-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By TheWeez

Subframe repair issues aren't common with most...

Subframe repair issues aren't common with most cars, even in harsh environments but it does seem the CL has experienced them more than most other vehicles. Not all CLs in harsh winter environments...
04-04-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By TheWeez

I've owned my CL-6 since 2007. Outside regular...

I've owned my CL-6 since 2007. Outside regular oil changes, transmission fluid, and tire rotations, I've had to:


Replace left side CV shaft and left lower ball joint
Replace battery x3 (1...
04-03-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,619
Posted By TheWeez

This type of information is readily available in...

This type of information is readily available in the Frequently Asked Questions section of the forum, rather than bumping an 11 year old thread.
...
03-31-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By TheWeez

Yup, basically the second one acts to cut engine...

Yup, basically the second one acts to cut engine power when needed as part of the traction control system. Seems like a lot of work to remove it, for no real benefit. The stock intake system is...
03-28-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 809
Posted By TheWeez

You're going to need at least $5000 for a custom...

You're going to need at least $5000 for a custom turbo setup to hit those power levels. And then you'll need another $3000 because your transmission is going to crap itself (read up about those...
03-18-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,822
Posted By TheWeez

The OEM fogs do nothing. They're really...

The OEM fogs do nothing. They're really worthless. But if you really want them, just hit all the OEM part numbers for them from the dealer. They're all part of the accessory light system. Gonna cost...
03-13-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 827
Posted By TheWeez

Think we've seen a few issues here with the cheap...

Think we've seen a few issues here with the cheap control arms from eBay in the past. May want to go with a name-brand from Amazon or the local parts store for those. Moog is good and people...
02-20-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,150
Posted By TheWeez

Small chance you'll be able to find it in the...

Small chance you'll be able to find it in the market here but you'll likely have to wait quite a while for such an item to appear. Generally they're kept as part of a package with the supercharger...
02-20-2019, 09:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,237
Posted By TheWeez

You aren't going to find everything you're...

You aren't going to find everything you're looking for. One one hand you're talking about being bullet proof, no matter how much power you throw at it (which costs a lot of money for this vehicle)...
02-14-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,840
Posted By TheWeez

XS Power use to be $120 shipped when I bought...

XS Power use to be $120 shipped when I bought them.

Also, don't use the gasket they include. Buy new ones made by a reputable company. The ones included are thin and tend to leak. Gaskets are...
02-12-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By TheWeez

Any double DIN. I have a Pioneer AppRadio and it...

Any double DIN. I have a Pioneer AppRadio and it works great.
02-06-2019, 09:39 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,381
Posted By TheWeez

Purchased in 2007 with ~60k. Now has 189k. Work...

Purchased in 2007 with ~60k. Now has 189k. Work remotely so I don't put on a ton of miles most of the time, other than road trips. Just filled the tank on Monday for the first time since the end of...
01-23-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 739
Posted By TheWeez

With most NA mods you're going to give up a...

With most NA mods you're going to give up a little bit of low-end torque for high-end HP. For instance, headers free up high-end HP but the lower back pressure means a little less low-end torque. Not...
01-23-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 739
Posted By TheWeez

Supercharge it.

Supercharge it.
01-09-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By TheWeez

There are no turbo kits available. Any turbo...

There are no turbo kits available. Any turbo setup will have to be custom made.

There are larger throttle bodies but you won't see any benefit from one unless you have a turbo or supercharged...
01-07-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 401
Posted By TheWeez

What kind of chains are you putting in your car...

What kind of chains are you putting in your car that get attached in there? There are plenty that only hook externally on the outside of the tire without coming anywhere near the brakes.

Here was...
01-07-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 401
Posted By TheWeez

I don't see any reason you wouldn't be able to....

I don't see any reason you wouldn't be able to. Manual transmission doesn't have traction control anyways.
10-03-2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 50,386
Posted By TheWeez

I'm at 188k. Bought it in 2007 with 64k.

I'm at 188k. Bought it in 2007 with 64k.
09-13-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 34,054
Posted By TheWeez

If you're worried about it, throw the parking...

If you're worried about it, throw the parking brake on before putting it in park. It'll keep the car from resting against the trans brake.
08-14-2018, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By TheWeez

It should take an experienced tech about 1 to 1.5...

It should take an experienced tech about 1 to 1.5 hours to replace a timing belt. By the book it says 4.3 hours. If you haven't done one before, expect it to take 6 hours, potentially longer.
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07-24-2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 717
Posted By TheWeez

Wouldn't have mattered. The recall only covered...

Wouldn't have mattered. The recall only covered it for 109k miles OR 7 years. Your car is far older than that. Even if it was still covered, the problem is the transmission design. A rebuilt...
07-18-2018, 06:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 705
Posted By TheWeez

First off, what mods do you have? Unless you're...

First off, what mods do you have? Unless you're running FI, you don't have any need for such things.
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