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  1. General
    Hey folks, new guy here. My first prelude is a 1990 4WS 3G, EUDM, so it has the b20a9 engine topping 140PS. I just picked it up and I am super stooooked! But nothing is perfect- at least not yet! Someone has hit the front bumper on it. Its an easy fix, but i will need to respray it. The...
  2. Write ups & How tos
    The hazard switch lights up dimly simultaneously with lighting up of a small lamp.When the hazard switch is pressed, it lights up fully in spite of on of the small lamp/off. It was made only for complacence perfectly...
  3. SouthEast
    A lot of you guys know me from this forum, some of you know me in person and if you been watching my build thread you know that I've been experiencing really tough time with mechanics, who was working on my car before. For those who don't know - basically my car been moving from shop to shop for...
  4. Write ups & How tos
    There are a lot of write-ups on removal, but not too many on the installation of new bushings. So here goes (note this would apply to all gens and other cars too)... When you go to remove shock fork bolts, there is a very good chance you'll break them. They get rusted and seized to the inner...
  5. 4th Gen
    Anyone running one on their car? I need to install one after i relocated my battery to the back in order to run it at the local track. Also just nice to have for safety. IF so where did you mount it?
  6. Write ups & How tos
    OK well this is my 1st DIY thread so Plz bare with me lol. For anyone who has the EL gauges and want to change the color but can't seem to find any info on how this thread is for u. For starters ur going to have to remove the cluster. Removing the cluster is very easy. Im going to assume if...
  7. General
    Tech article I found about pressing in bushings yourself. Why pay a machine shop? http://www.maxcooper.com/rx7/how-to/suspension/pillow_balls/index.html
  8. 5th Gen
    Hey everybody, So I was wonder what the best way to fill these holes on the valve cover is.... I've heard of people using JB Weld, but that seems a little sketchy to me. But would that work? I may be able to get them filled with a TIG, but I'm not sure. Also, these are just for the...
  9. 3rd Gen
    I was reviewing some old BMI videos and came across the type r special. There was a segment on the B18C type r engines and the different methods that the Honda engineers used to extract the maximum horsepower from the engine units while being able to keep production speeds up and costs down. As...
  10. Naturally Aspirated
    I recently picked up a pair of new Skunk2 Stage 1 cams for a good deal so I'll be installing them soon. I've already done research, but I wanted to get some input from you guys to make sure I don't miss anything for the installation. This is for my daily driven 5th gen. I have decided to keep...
  11. 5th Gen
    ok so here is the scoop. I'm curious if anyone else has or had this problem. my sunroof seems to be loose. everytime I hit a bump in the road it rattles has anyone else had this problem? dose anyone know how you tear it apart to I can maybe tightin some of the bolts? Btw sry if anythin is...
  12. H22A/1+ & H23A/1+ Specific Information
    This is a great write-up on fixing those pesky leaking distributors! Includes pics....http://www.cb7tuner.com/vbb/showthread.php?t=88245
  13. 5th Gen
    Hey guys! I have been piecing together a retrofit after getting bored with my ebay lights. This is just a simple writeup of a rx330 retro. RX330 AFS Projectors I just want to give credit to Jesse and Brian for helping me along the way as well as Jesse for some of his pics and stuff lol...
  14. Exterior
    I recently made a sticker from an old Password: JDM bumper sticker. Here it is: Very simply made, I used a photo cutter to remove it from the rest of the bumper sticker, though an exacto knife would probably work also. I like that its subtle and the background matches perfectly with the...
  15. 5th Gen
    Tools: 12mm socket and attachment 10mm open end wrench A Small amount of grease Cost: 19.95 (new cylinder) 4.88 32oz bottle dot 3 brake fluid (advanced auto) People: 2 First take off the line off the top on the M/C with 10mm wrench. Second unscrew 2 12mm bolts off bottom of M/C Apply a...
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