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  1. Windshield Replacement (after the fact)

    Exterior Problems
    Greetings community! First post! Here goes... On the highway, this SUV ahead of me drove over some debris, and its rear tire spun over this metal beam, launching it in my direction. Luckily, it went in the passenger side direction and it didn’t shatter/go thru the windshield. I was advised...
  2. Fire Damaged 2015 Civic Si

    9th Gen Civic General Chat
    My dumb neighbors decided to do some weed control with a torch and light the yard on fire, guess where the embers, particulate and ash landed, including fire foam from the fire trucks?.... on my new car! So, small melted spots on my tail lights, spoiler, and ruined my sealant/wax job. Sad day...
  3. Project: Hailboy 2012 EX Sedan hail damage repair

    Build Section
    In August, 2012. An extreme hail storm went through my city, one of the Honda dealerships got their inventory POUNDED. So I bought a brand new 2012 Civic EX sedan that's full hail damage, it was a decent discounted price of course. At first, I wasn't really sure when I was gonna have...
  4. I hope I didnt damage or weaken my window mechanism?

    Interior mods
    I am sure I am just paranoid, but... on Monday morning it was cold (in the upper 20's) and frosty here and I drove my new Civic sedan to work for the first time. I went to put down the driver front door window to tell my mom something as I was backing out and the window was a little frozen and...
  5. How bad is the damage to my SI? Pics

    Coupe
    Let me start this off by saying that no one was hurt and this wasn't my fault. But basically I was going down a two lane road straight through a green light until some one (who allegedly didn't see me) decided to make a left on green, hit my diver's door and send me into a pole. How bad does my...
  6. Damage to Side Skirt

    Exterior Problems
    So this past weekend I lost traction on a left turn and slid into a raised median. The corner of the median hit the middle of my side skirt, denting and scratching it. Neither tires hit so there doesn't appear to be alignment issues, the frame looks ok and the front door opens fine. I haven't...
  7. severe hail damage

    Coupe
    so i just bought a 2012 civic si and a hail sale and the damage is very bad. how effective is fixing the dents visually? and if i am replacing parts which ones should i get carbon fiber for and what brand? Every piece of the car facing up is very damaged and the side pieces have 5-6 small dents...
  8. Honda OEM Nosemask for Civic Si: more damage or good protection?

    Coupe
    Hello again gang: I know this sounds like an odd question but I'm thinking about getting the Honda OEM nosemask (bra) for my 2012 Si. My daily commute is often on the highways and country roads full of rocks, gravels, and bugs. Was thinking about getting the nosemask to protect the front of...
  9. would a 55w halogen bulb cause any damage (requires 51w 9006)

    Exterior
    Im new to the site and this is my first thread..Anyway i want to change my headlight bulbs to 9006 nokya arctic white 55w for my low beams.The stock bulb is 9006 51 w so my question is would this bulb cause any damage cause of the lil bit of extra wattage thanks guys
  10. Curbbed my stock si rim yesterday, damage was pretty bad, any ideas on repair ?

    Wheels and Tires
    Was in a rush to park and catch my bus to work, got a little too close to the curb and damaged the passenger rear rim, any possible DIY ideas on repair ? Thanks!
  11. Door damage help!

    Sedan
    SO parking in a college parking lot and having inconsiderable housemates had caused my baby to have some damage. On each one of my door handles there seems to be painted which has chipped off.. How can I fix this?? I dont want it start rusting over!!
  12. Rear Bumper Damage On My Si :-(

    Sedan
    i just woke up and went to my car to grab something in the trunk and found this
  13. bird poo paint damage

    Exterior Problems
    Title says it all. Let a bird dropping stay too long on my rear bumper and when I had it washed there was this rough mark left on the paint. Asked a guy what to do with it, he said it needs to be sand papered down or something. Is that the best way to deal with this? Thanks guys :)
  14. Dyno Blue EX Coupe here .. Hello from PA

    New Member Introductions
    Got it last Friday.. I'll let you know if it does 200,000 and 28mpg like my 7th Gen LX Coupe did it till last Thursday :) Enojoy the PICs.
  15. The official wrecked, scratched, dinged, dented, and damaged thread

    9th Gen Civic General Chat
    Hey guys. Considering the civic Lx Sedan. Question is, have read a lot of complaints about the 8th gen have thin sheet metal and denting easily. Did the thickness of the new gen change at all? Thanks.
  16. learning to drive manual or stick tranny

    Drivetrain Problems
    my friend is teaching me how to drive stick and my parents are planning on buying me a civic soon since my little brother needs a car for college. my question is, how easy is it to learn stick and once i master / get the flow of things, should i get an SI?
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