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08-08-2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,956
Posted By honda200192

Re: Radar Detectors for your Civic

To be honest.....i would say if a radar detector picks up a cop with a rador gun...... He has already clocked your speed....game over.
Replies: 3
Views: 3,029
Posted By honda200192

Re: 97 Civic Oil Plug Problem

Use a strong magnetic to bring them up to the hole????? But i guess the question is 1# is your oil pan leaking ??? If so its probably worth taking the pan off and resealing it. If not then try the...
Honda Civic Forum: 8th & 9th Generation Civic
08-06-2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,868
Posted By honda200192

Re: what wax do You use?

Don't get mad but it sounds like you did it wrong. Cause if your doing it right it really shouldn't make a mess. Ya your hands will get wet from the spray they give you but other then that its not...
Honda Civic Forum: 8th & 9th Generation Civic
08-06-2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,868
Posted By honda200192

Re: what wax do You use?

Don't get mad but it sounds like you did it wrong. Cause if your doing it right it really shouldn't make a mess. Ya your hands will get wet from the spray they give you but other then that its not...
Replies: 4
Views: 6,298
Posted By honda200192

Re: Head gasket timing question before surgery??

K the timing belt is somthing that if you mess up.........its gonna be a big mess. So take your time doing this and be patient..1# take pics of everything that way if you get lost you can go back and...
Honda Civic Forum: 8th & 9th Generation Civic
08-05-2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,868
Posted By honda200192

Re: what wax do You use?

Make sure you clay bar before you wax or your just wasting your time. Mothers sells a clay bar kit you can use.
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
08-03-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,297
Posted By honda200192

Re: Brake Fluid Volumes Flushed from Each Line

Your driver side will be the less amount. Next would be passager side then the rear. You should be able to tell when the old fluid comes out. It might look clear but it will be a bit darker then the...
07-27-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 8,722
Posted By honda200192

Re: '02 civic gas gone bad?

I went on an lds mission for 2 years and the gas in my truck i left behind was still good. 1 year is nothing. Your fine buddy. Just drive and have fun 😀
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
07-27-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,455
Posted By honda200192

Re: Can't find transmission dipstick

Remove the fill plug and the manual trans fluid should start to pour out a bit. If it does good 😀 if not just add some.
Honda Civic Forum: 8th & 9th Generation Civic
07-27-2015
Replies: 46
Views: 20,187
Posted By honda200192

Re: what brand of oil & filter do You use..?

2001 honda civic 150000 miles. I use valvoline premium conventional oil 5w-20. With the so called " junk orange fram filter" which i can say iv have never had a problem with them. But i also dont go...
Replies: 3
Views: 3,981
Posted By honda200192

Re: 2002 Transmission Problem

I would truthfully say that Honda Civic owners selling their cars for 3000 dollars or more and they have 200,000 miles plus are downright CRAZY. I think they'll have it in their minds that these cars...
Replies: 7
Views: 1,306
Posted By honda200192

Re: Honda Overheating

Check your thermostat. If its not closing like it should be. That will cause overheating. Locate the upper radiater hose... You cant miss it.. DONT DO THIS IF THE ENGINE IS COLD. ( WARNING-wear...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
07-24-2015
Replies: 8
Views: 3,542
Posted By honda200192

Re: Alignment issue

Id first do all the above check list ( tire pressure, switch tires, etc) but also if the rear tires dont have the correct thrust angle to the front tires, your car will dog track. Thats what my car...
Replies: 3
Views: 2,095
Posted By honda200192

Re: Is this a blown headgasket?

One thing I forgot to add is if you see white smoke coming from your tailpipe that's a very good indicator your head gasket is blown. And being how it's summertime you wont get it confused with a...
Replies: 3
Views: 2,095
Posted By honda200192

Re: Is this a blown headgasket?

So there's a few different ways to tell if you have a blown head gasket. 1. if there's coolant in your oil or oil in your coolant 2. do a compression test 3. overheating like you're experiencing....
Replies: 5
Views: 10,732
Posted By honda200192

Re: Automatic Transmission Filter Plugging - Thinking Outside the Box Solution???

Well to start off a flare is not slip. A slipping transmission is different from a flaring transmission. BUT a transmission that continuously flares will eventually slip. As for your case honestly i...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
06-04-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 11,807
Posted By honda200192

Re: Steering wheel shakes when turning

Well it has brand new ball joints, bushings, struts. I know cause i replaced those when i bought the car. I just had an alignment done about a week ago. But i will take it in again and have the...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
06-03-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 11,807
Posted By honda200192

Re: Steering wheel shakes when turning

Its weird if my front end is jacked up( tires not touching the ground) and i turn my steering wheel from left to right.. Smooth as can be. But when im driving freeway or normal road it does the...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
06-03-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 11,807
Posted By honda200192

Re: Steering wheel shakes when turning

I just had them rotated and still doing it
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
06-02-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 11,807
Posted By honda200192

Re: Steering wheel shakes when turning

Ya but i don't see how bad cv joints would cause shaking in the steering wheel. And im positive they have been replaced.
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
06-02-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 11,807
Posted By honda200192

Re: Steering wheel shakes when turning

No, iv checked my CV joints and the boots are in still good shape. Infact im almost positive the guy before me had then replaced.
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
06-02-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 11,807
Posted By honda200192

Steering wheel shakes when turning

okay so this is kind of been an ongoing problem with my car for about a year but I kind of just ignored it but I thought since I'm a member of a Civic Forum I should ask people on here to see if they...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
05-31-2015
Replies: 7
Views: 2,736
Posted By honda200192

Re: Alignment/steering wheel issue.

This is off topic but how do you post pics?
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
05-31-2015
Replies: 7
Views: 2,736
Posted By honda200192

Re: Alignment/steering wheel issue.

Ok now that you say that. It doesnt pull to the right. If i let go of my steering wheel my car goes straight but the steering wheel i off 1/4 inch to the left. If i make it straight then it goes to...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
05-31-2015
Replies: 7
Views: 2,736
Posted By honda200192

Re: Alignment/steering wheel issue.

Stock struts, i didn't lower it. And its just a little bit off center. But if i straighten my steering wheel my car goes to the right a lot.
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
05-31-2015
Replies: 7
Views: 2,736
Posted By honda200192

Alignment/steering wheel issue.

So to make a long story short i replaced my front struts and after doing so i needed an alignment. I go get one and when i got it back my steering wheel was not straight. When it is straight it pulls...
Honda Civic Forum: 8th & 9th Generation Civic
05-31-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 3,690
Posted By honda200192

Re: How well does the non-Si 8th gen. take a beating?

I agree.. It depends on what kind of beating your gonna put it through. And to be honest id say the older civics are tougher than the new ones.
Replies: 4
Views: 11,318
Posted By honda200192

Re: 05 Civic: Is my tranny about to fail?

Im wondering if there is a top coating on your transmission that is just cracking. Or if its the actually transmission housing thats cracking. If its the actually transmission housing thats...
Honda Civic Forum: 6th Generation Civic
05-24-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 2,568
Posted By honda200192

Re: How to get top timing belt cover off to inspect the belt

Most of the time you go off mileage intervals. Here in the U.S most honda manuals say every 60,000 miles for a timing belt replacement. I dont know about in the UK.
Honda Civic Forum: 1st - 5th Generation Civic
05-24-2015
Replies: 16
Views: 2,355
Posted By honda200192

Re: What's everyone's avg MPG

2001 honda civic. Just freeway 36 mpg. But im a grandpa driver so that helps ☺ i also run 5W-20 oil and i always maintain good pressure.
Honda Civic Forum: 8th & 9th Generation Civic
04-25-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 2,914
Posted By honda200192

Re: Auto or Manual More Reliable? 2011

well what it comes down to is a manual transmission is just a very simple gearbox. in an automatic transmission you have a lot more gizmos and gadgets a lot more valves and moving parts. and usually...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-12-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 8,834
Posted By honda200192

Re: cleaning shift solenoids? ??

Iv seen that transmission line on the back. . Now Im curious to know if I have a filter there or not. If I do...I will definitely be replacing it. Would anyone happen to know how much those filters...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-10-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 8,834
Posted By honda200192

Re: cleaning shift solenoids? ??

im not talking about the filter.. on the shift solenoids them selfs they have really fine screens that get blocked with sludge and clutch particles. By taking off the shift solenoids and cleaning...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-10-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 8,834
Posted By honda200192

Re: cleaning shift solenoids? ??

Its a 2001 civic ex.. what cooler line ?? I didnt think that year of civic had a transmission cooler ??
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-10-2015
Replies: 163
Views: 61,992
Posted By honda200192

Re: synthetic oil a waste of money?

I would say because are Honda Civics have a conventional simple engine conventional oil would do just fine.and about your oil turning black within 200 miles that's false...I change my oil in my Civic...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-10-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 8,834
Posted By honda200192

cleaning shift solenoids? ??

My question is... iv read a lot of forums talking about cleaning the shift solenoids to fix a flare or hard shifting. And a lot of guys said it worked. . So I was wondering if anyone on here has done...
04-07-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2,207
Posted By honda200192

Re: Reccomended ATF??

You can use the "genuine Honda automatic transmission fluid DW-1 or ATF-Z1" but if you find a transmission fluid that says you can use it in Honda automatic transmissions requiring ATF-Z1 or DW-1...
04-07-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,784
Posted By honda200192

Re: Transmission Oil Disappearing?

If your car has a transmission cooler( which I don't think it would) or if your transmission cooler hooks in with your radiator..I'd check like the guy posted before me said.. Your...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-05-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 873
Posted By honda200192

Re: transmission flare/Speedometer acts weird.

Okay I see what you mean. I'll try it.
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-05-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 873
Posted By honda200192

Re: transmission flare/Speedometer acts weird.

[QUOTE=ezone;4682402]I'd get a scanner or scangauge so I could watch live engine operating data as the PCM sees it.

Watch the vehicle speed value and see if it still reads true when the...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-05-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2,490
Posted By honda200192

Re: Engine revving during shift when cold

My civic does the same thing but in 3rd gear and my speedometer acts up so im thinking mine could be a faulty speed sensor but im not sure. Still waiting on a response to my thread. Any ways good...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-05-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2,490
Posted By honda200192

Re: Engine revving during shift when cold

You may or may not have fixed your problem but a " transmission flare" is not your transmission slipping. Like the post before mine.. its your transmission hung up shifting to the next gear. So...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-05-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,895
Posted By honda200192

Re: Transmission Fluid on the bottom of Trans

I agree.. if its just a few drops and your fluid is not low.. and its been 12 years... I think your in good hands.. no need to worry
Honda Civic Forum: Parts and Products
04-05-2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,597
Posted By honda200192

Re: Let's talk about exhaust systems

Personally I think Honda's sound just fine with the stock exhaust. Before I bought the honda civic I have now I had a ford 150 with the 5.4 V8 flowmaster outlaw. Nothing comes close to the beautiful...
Honda Civic Forum: 7th Generation Civic
04-05-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 873
Posted By honda200192

transmission flare/Speedometer acts weird.

Iv looked for threads pertaining to this problem but was not successful in finding any. So I thought id make a new one.. iv got a 2001 honda civic Ex with 145,276 miles on it. My transmission flares(...
04-05-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 1,419
Posted By honda200192

Re: Is engine coolant needs to be replaced

Not every year...sorry that was a type o.. every 3 years is what I do
04-05-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 1,419
Posted By honda200192

Re: Is engine coolant needs to be replaced

It doesn't matter What coolant you use. But you should flush your coolant out every year.
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