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  1. Installing Injen CAI

    Intakes and TB Spacers
    So I finally decided to get the Injen Cold Air Intake for my 2012 Civic Si. I saw online that injen had several install guides published for other vehicles/models...but I could not find any information on this one. Does anyone know if that information is available or...more importantly...if...
  2. Installing 4 Chanel amp with 4 new speakers

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    I recently bought new speakers and installed them just fine. The problem is the amp. This is my first time so I'm a little confused. I have the amp in the trunk and plan on using the speaker wire for the rear speakers to convert them to rca and splitting the rca using y cable to split into the 4...
  3. Installing factory nav on non-nav Si question

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    I called Honda to ask if it was possible to install the factory nav unit on a non-nav car and they told me they couldn't do it because they had no tech specs on doing the conversion. So for anyone that has done headunit work on this car, does anyone know how difficult it would be to simply buy...
  4. Problem installing HID bulbs

    Exterior
    I tried installing my Volt HID kit 9006 yesterday and the bulb didn't want go on in the headlight socket. Did anyone have problems installing their HID bulb or did it just went right in? Where the yellow arrow is pointing is what didn't fit in the socket and I looked at the stock halogen bulb...
  5. Difficulty with installing rear left splash guard on Civic hybrid

    Hybrids/ CNG
    I am installing my splash guards on my 2012 hybrid in two stages: Already installed my front ones last week and planned to do my rear ones yesterday. I ran into a slight snag. Both rear wheel wells already had inner fender covers. Trying to remove the left side one was a minor nightmare and I...
  6. Hesitation after installing intake

    Intakes and TB Spacers
    My girlfriend got me an aFe takeda intake for christmas. Everything went well installing it. Only thing is sometimes when i punch the car it kinda falls on its face for a second and then starts going. My buddy did poke the throttle body open a bit when we were installing it. Idk if this is a...
  7. Installing 2012 civic si engine into 2012 lx civic/ possible?

    Engine, Engine Swaps, Pulleys, Injectors
    Has anyone contemplated this question ?
  8. Installing a Reverse Camera & Monitor

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    Would be nice if there was a simple way to hook up a reverse cam to the iMid, but until then, for about $45, here's what I did on my 2012 LX coupe, 2007 LX sedan. 170 degree cam (about $16), 4.3" monitor (about $28) from eBay. Most of the time was spent removing the trunk spoiler to attach the...
  9. Installing Bluetooth on an LX

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    Hi all, I was looking on College Hills Honda and I saw the bluetooth unit. Does anyone know how to properly install it and remove the radio, or should I try to find someone to do it? Please help, my GPS Bluetooth is horrible and my GPS falls down all the time and it's annoying and that's kind of...
  10. Installing the optional wing spoiler on SI sedan

    Sedan
    Has anyone removed the factory si spoiler and installed the optional wing? I know I would have to plug some holes but I was mainly interested in knowing if the mounting holes on the corners were in the same spot. Thanks
  11. 2012 Civic LX - Installing amp and speakers

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    Hi guys, First off, Happy Thanksgiving!! A week ago, I traded in me '05 Impala for a new 2012 Civic LX. So far, I love it and almost everything about it. My only real complaint so far is the sound quality, or lack thereof. I'm not a huge audio fanatic, but I do like my music. In my Impala, I...
  12. Amp+ sub installing help

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    Hello there! what i'm planning to instal in car is a 300 rms alpine amp with a 12'' 250 rms mtx sub.. worked quite well in my old car, just wondering, first i've got a 2012 SI and i need info on the basic radio,. i dont want to change anything exept the adding i just said... how will i have to...
  13. Help!!!! I need help! Installing a spoiler on my civic!

    Coupe
    I bought a 2012 civic spoiler for the sedan and i saw people bought the same and installed it on the 2012 civic coupe. But mines not fitting! HELP! i dont know what to do! how do i install my sedan spoiler on my coupe?
  14. Installing an Amp/Subwoofer in a Non-Navi Si

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    I had a question but after I posted this I found the answer. I'll post a DIY here this weekend once I finish the install.
  15. Are component speakers worth installing with stock head unit?

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    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...
  16. Installing fog lights without taking off bumper

    Exterior
    Hi guys, I just wanted to know if it's possible to install the fog lights without taking off the bumper. can i put it up in a hoist and install it from beneath? I heard once you take of the bumper, the clips gets loose and it's not steardy any longer. i'll also be putting HID there.
  17. Quick question having bit of trouble installing new HID

    Exterior
    :D Sorry for the stupid question.. :D
  18. Question about installing HID/HFP front Lips and more

    Coupe
    Hello, So I am pretty new to working on the car and all, Just fell in love with my new SI :woowoo: I just got my 5% tint all around except for the front windshield and thinking of tinting out the break lights also. Well now!, I wanna get HIDs, HFP front lips, drop my suspension and install CAI...
  19. Installing siriusxm radio

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    has anyone install a siuriusxm aftermarket radio in a 2012 civic exl. i have a scc1 unit and would like to know if:wigglesmiley: the honda unit that is advertized on ebay and most audio install stores woud be compatable for my car. has anyone installed one, if so please respond, photos would...
  20. Installing amp in Civic LX

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    I want to install an amp in my civic lx so I can put some subs in. I want to install my system myself so I'm reaching out on here to see if maybe someone can tell me how they installed their system, that way this can be an easy process for me and I can save some cash. I have an idea of what to...
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