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    trying to replacing rear brake pads was a disaster

    ride: accord 98ex 4dr me and my homeboy were trying to replace the rear brake pads with OEm quality pads i had bought online. unfortunately we did not read proper documentations before we started; the break is now air filled. the piston is loose from the caliper. We had to call a tow truck to...
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    will 17"rims fit on 92 civic hatchback?

    rims with tire specs (215/45/17) i will give these rims to my brother, im notsure if they'll fit cuz the wheels on the hatchback look so small. will they rub? thanks
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    synthetic oil? 80,000mi

    yea, my motor is indeed running mobil 1 synthetic oil with a supertech (walmart generic) oil filter. 'Precinate (appreciate:) it guys!
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    synthetic oil? 80,000mi

    my accord has 80,000 mi on it. im currently using synthetic oil, but i want to switch. a tech at walmart told me i have to keep using synthetic unless i do an engine flush. any advice/idea? what kind of oil is best to use with an 00 accord 80,000mi?
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    hit curb drivin at night -> funny noise

    . the cv joint made some shaking noise when i shook it. so i think it is the bad cv joint. how do i get this fixed? what about the cost? take this to a body shop or a balancer?
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    hit curb drivin at night -> funny noise

    :blink: hit the curb while driving at night. left driver side makes a clanking sound when driving on bad roads or turn steering wheel to the max degree. what could be wrong with it? i havent had time to bring it out to the shop. thanks
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    got a positive camber, and some tire wear

    car: accord 00 4dr current setup: 2" front / 1.5" rear the front has a camber kit (OBX ) but it is for a 3" drop (can't adjust it) so i have a positive 1 degree camber. My tires have some wear on them. I need two front ball joints that are for a 2" drop, or something adjustable, but dont know...
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    hard breaking, low pressure, long stoppage time

    i've just replaced my old pads. break does not work like before, now i have to break really really hard for the car to stop, and it doesnt even stop all the way. so what's the fix?
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    abs break

    thanks guys! i deserved that :)
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    abs break

    my car doesnt have abs break installed on it. can i buy a separate abs break system and install it onto the car? if so, how much will it cost me?
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    im changing springs, need expert opinions

    right now im riding on tanabe df springs (2" front, 1.5" rear) and tokico illuminas. but after dropping , there is still a large gap (about 4 fingers) in the front, despite a 2" drop. so i went a head and bought a similar, if not same, product like this...
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    high pitch sound from component when accelerate

    when you guys say signal wire, do you mean the remote wire? i've separated the power wire from everything else, but it still has that pitch. maybe i did not do a good job
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    high pitch sound from component when accelerate

    spark plug wires have not been replaced yet. ill try those things this weekend. thanks guys
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    high pitch sound from component when accelerate

    allllrite, ill try you those advices and give you guys an update on it. btw, calesta....please read this thread and give me some info on it. thanks http://www.hondaswap.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=38045
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    high pitch sound from component when accelerate

    my friends and i have wired and rewired the system, but when the engine is running, there is a small pitch sound from the components/speakers. it gets worst when i accelerate...anybody know what's wrong? will a capacitor help? is this a wiring issue?
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