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  1. Aftermarket Amplifier w/ Navigation head unit

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    I have a 2012 civic si w/ navi and I am going to upgrade some of the audio in the car. Before I started buying things, I wanted to get an idea of everything that I needed. I want to keep my stock navigation head unit because I don't want to loose any of the controls it comes with (steering...
  2. No power to head unit?

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    Decided to install the head unit I bought off Crutchfield this morning a double din pioneer, removed the stock unit got the pioneer all hooked up and nothing I messed with it for about an hour and no luck. Decided to plug the stock back up to see if that's work and no luck so any ideas what...
  3. Head Swap

    Engine, Engine Swaps, Pulleys, Injectors
    Has anybody done a head swap (like what HRD did for the Grand Am motor)? If so, any info would be appreciated.
  4. Aftermarket head unit install/ Keyless entry not working

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    Well today I took out my stock headunit to install my double din tomorrow and my keyless entry buttons no longer work. What can I do to fix this so it will work? I read some places where you have to tuck your stock stereo under your aftermarket one just to keep 2 connectors connected, is this...
  5. High Priced Head Units?

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    Are high priced head units worth it? ("high" is relative so lets use $200-1000 on amazon/ebay, not MSRP) When i got my last head unit i got the least expensive one i could find that had 3 (4V) outputs on it. I got a pioneer for $125 online and its msrp was $200. Now that my system has...
  6. k20/k24 head swap

    Engine, Engine Swaps, Pulleys, Injectors
    Hey fellas! This week my little project should be getting out. I did a head swap with somen other mods ;o), on my SI 12. But now I got a little problem, I need a new tachometer. Anyone has an idea if I can fit any other tachometer from another models maybe a Type R or Mugen? Please help :-[
  7. K20Z3 head

    Engine, Engine Swaps, Pulleys, Injectors
    I've got a K20Z3 engine just lying around and I'm this far from swapping the head onto my 2012 just to see what happens. Tell me why I shouldn't.
  8. Navi/Head unit into non navi head unit si?!?!?

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    My si originally didn't come with the nice touch screen... If I bought one is it a plug and play? Or not at all.
  9. Wisconsin cheese head check in!

    2012 sedan red. Milwaukee!
  10. EX-L radio in a EX? Well, premium vs. stock head unit

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    Please read my original thread "EX-L radio in a EX?" to see where the discussion went. To sum it up, I want to use my stock head unit, then EQ and amplify it. If I have to upgrade to the premium output head unit to do so I will, but prefer not to. This is my latest post to a member on that...
  11. Head Swap

    Engine, Engine Swaps, Pulleys, Injectors
    Has anyone attempted or knows if the k20 head will bolt on to the k24 bottom end on the si?
  12. Black Roof, tinted windows and tinted head and tail lights.

    Hi everyone, So I received a private message yesterday asking me to post some photos of my White Civic Ex 4DR showing my black roof. I was gonna wait to wash it but looks like its not gonna happen in the next few days so there it is! I also tinted the front and rear lights, my...
  13. Are component speakers worth installing with stock head unit?

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    I have an SI with the 7-speaker "premium" audio. I'm not wanting to lose the functionality from changing out the stock head unit. The problem is that I'm not very confident in my DIY ability. Therefore I would need to get them professionally installed if I were ever to purchase component...
  14. Light Dimming when turning on head lights.

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    Hi everyone, You probably all notice that when you turn your lights on, your dashboard lights all dim and i was wondering if there was any way to get around that feature. Cause normally in almost every other cars you have a little scroll wheel or something similar to dim your lights as you...
  15. OEM head unit and iMid compatibilities with Apple's new line of iPod?

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    Apple is ready to release their new line of iPod Nanos and iPod Touches (probably with new OS's). Is anyone else curious as to whether or not these new iPods will be compatible with the stock head unit and iMid display functions? If there needs to be any kind of "firmware" update for our cars...
  16. Does the 8th Gen Head fit the 9th Gen Block?

    Engine, Engine Swaps, Pulleys, Injectors
    I'm Just Wondering If the 8Th Gen Civic Cylinder head fit the 9th Gen Civic Block. Planning on doing this later on if it works..
  17. plasti dip, tint? tail light / head light question

    Just wondering what options are available for changing the color of the tail lights, besides plastidip. I have been looking and haven't found my answer yet. I have dyno blue and I think the plastidip will be too dark for me. Is there anything in between almost pitch black and stock? Are there...
  18. How do I remove the Head Unit?

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    Can anyone tell me how to get my Radio out? I have tried a couple of times but I cant seem to figure it out. Please Help!!!
  19. Listening to music with aftermarket Pioneer head unit while car is off

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    I was wondering if you turn on the radio or listen to music from a USB flash drive on an aftermarket Pioneer HD radio while the car is off, will it drain the battery? I mean if you listened to it for 1 hour would it be bad? How long could you do it. It says in the manual not to do it but I...
  20. After market sound with stock head unit?

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    I Just bought a 2012 ex and am completely dissatisfied with the sound. Is It possible to add a system (subs, speakers, and amps) with out changing the head unit or losing wheel control functionality? I was considering using a clean sweep. any advice or links is greatly appreciated