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  1. Oil consumption Testing about to begin

    Engine, Engine Swaps, Pulleys, Injectors
    I thought i was good..then they pull me back again. So ive read all the oil consumption issues on here and i knew i was in the range of vins on the service bullentin however i had nto had a problem...till now..i check my oil every so often but since last oil change i hadnt yet..i was at 50...
  2. Why is Hyundai still misrepresenting its gas consumption in Canada in its ads?

    Hyundai is saying in its full page color front section ad in today's Montreal Gazette newspaper that its 2013 Hyundai Elantra L (manual transmission) gets 5.2l/100km. That is untrue. By its own figures Hyundai submitted to the EPA, that car only gets 6.2l/100km gas economy. That is a big...
  3. Oil consumption test question

    Drivetrain Problems
    So I recently joined the oil consumption program from Honda. My question is, by joining this does it post it to my recall information, because I joined this test 2 weeks ago, and tonight a recall or product update was posted when I ran my VIN for recalls, I'm unsure whether this is because of...
  4. Excessive Engine Oil Consumption 2012

    Technical Service Bulletins and Recalls
    Excessive Engine Oil Consumption SYMPTOM The engine oil level is low on the dipstick, and the low oil pressure indicator may come on. VEHICLES AFFECTED 2012 Civic Si 2-Door From VIN 2HGFG4A...H700001 thru 2HGFG4A...H703398 2012 Civic Si 4-Door From VIN 2HGFB6E...H700001 thru 2HGFB6E...H703802...
  5. Honda Service Bulletin 12-069 - Excessive Engine Oil Consumption - 10/23/2012

    Mechanical Problems & Technical Chat
    Honda Just Issued a new service bulletin today pertaining specifically to 2012 Civic Si's 2-door and 4-door The title is "Excessive Engine Oil Consumption" Symptom: The engine oil level is low on the dipstick, and the low oil pressure indicator may come on. Corrective Action: Replace all...
  6. Hissing Sound

    Drivetrain Problems
    Hissing sound from passenger footwell I hear hissing noise from passenger side footwell whenever the fan is on. It's sometimes quite annoying especially when fan speed is low. I took the car to a dealer and they said it's normal sound from the motor. I'm not convinced because sometimes it's...
  7. POLL: 2012 Civic Si Burning Oil

    Mechanical Problems & Technical Chat
    Hey guys! I remember reading on here a few threads ago about people and their Si's burning some oil. Well, my dad bought a 2011 CR-V and it just got recalled, maybe the same thing?
  8. Oil FAQ - oil and filter change questions and which brand to go with?

    General Maintenance
    Yesterday, I worked with a friend who has an 87 Chevy truck, that he bought new in 1986, that now has 406,800 miles on the odometer which stopped working last year when the clutch was replaced. So it has more miles than that. It has had 3,000-4,000 mile oil changes using Pennzoil 10-30. The...
  9. Break in period

    General Maintenance
    Do you guys go buy it or not? In the owners manual it states to atleast go 600 miles without driving it hard. In other words, no:pinkvtec::pinkvtec::pinkvtec::pinkvtec: I've heard people say this is bs and I've also heard people who stand by this. Just curious as to what you guys think.