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  1. 8thcivic.com Site News
    Hello Everyone, I am having trouble figuring out what is wrong with my civic there was a very loud metal grinding noise coming from the front passenger side and I thought there were just some rocks in between the dust shield. I took off caliper and rotor nothing then put everything back together...
  2. Mechanical Problems & Technical Chat
    I have a tick coming from somewhere in what sounds like the valvetrain, it's most noticeable if I'm just cruising along and maintaining the same rpm (for example, going 50mph sitting at 2500rpm) but it goes away if I start accelerating from that position. It's also noticeable if I rev it in...
  3. Intake & Spacer Discussion
    Just need some general tips from people who've done it before me on installing my cold air intake onto my 2008 honda civic ex. Just wanna make sure I dont **** it up as I've got a long trip ahead of me coming soon. Anything is welcome from bolt sizes to full on tutorials. Thanks folks
  4. Civic Si
    Got this 07 si coupe in and I noticed it was backfiring in nuetral as it warmed up when revd which I dont believe is normal, becomes more frequent as car warms up Car has alpha headers, skunk 2 intake and skunk2 exhaust system, catless Im assuming it might be due to no tune on car or could it be...
  5. Suspension and Brakes
    I've been wanting to lower my car for a while and doing some research here and there, I did find that Eibach Pro-Kit springs will be the best for me. My next question is about the shocks. Would running these springs with brand new KYB gas struts be ok or not? Would I have to look for Koni...
  6. Suspension and Brakes
    Hello everyone thanks to everyone whos reading this for trying to help. i have gotten a 08 civic exl which as soon as i purchased i knew the brakes were bad, and by "bad" basically what i mean is that the car stops, but i need to apply a lot of pressure before it starts to engage its so unsafe...
  7. Suspension and Brakes
    Hi guys, Recently installed new Tein Flex-Z's on my FG2. These replaced my Koni STR.T's/Eibach Springs that I felt road to harsh/too bouncy. I also went through tophats every week.. Anyway, I install the new Flex-z's pretty easily as they're already assembled. I didn't cut the bumpstocks or...
  8. Mechanical Problems & Technical Chat
    I was driving off the highway when I realized my airbag light came on. At that moment I feel the car not accelerating properly. I would slowly step on the gas and the car would have a delay on the acceleration and then rev up to about 2rpm after holding it there. I get off the highway and at...
  9. Garage
    Hello guys, I’m hoping somebody could help me out. I have a stock 2006 Honda Civic Ex. In December I was driving home from work and my cars electrical system failed and I had to pull off to the side of the road. When I went to go open my hood I noticed a nice orange glow coming from under the...
  10. Mechanical Problems & Technical Chat
    Hey soo have a Honda Civic SI 2009 And I was driving back home untill it start to rain like crazy, I have a cold air intake that goes down and my car is pretty low. Eventually I knew water was going to get sucked up and it started acting up. Turning off, but I kept revving the engine up so it...
  11. Mechanical Problems & Technical Chat
    A few days ago I noticed that my car was overheating while driving. I stopped looked in the engine bay and away there was intake lines that didn’t have the clamp on all the way then I let it run for a bit. It then pinged all the way to hot. I then ran to the auto parts store and bought a...
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