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  1. Panel clock not updating after battery change.

    Interior Problems
    My battery was failing on my 2015 honda civic ex. I swapped it out and everything was working fine until I noticed my clock kept on going to back to the time I set it after every start. For example, if I set the clock to 3:01 it will keep updating up to time as long as the car remains on. But...
  2. Braking at over 100 causes shaking/ odd pedal feel

    Mechanical Problems & Technical Chat
    First post, just got a 13' Si in February and it's time for me to stop lurking the forums. I have an issue with braking that is only noticeable above 100 mph. 90-95 doesn't cause the issue, just anything over 100. Basically what happens is that the car shakes (one time very violently (was from...
  3. some issues with Prl's RBC/ZDX adapter kit

    Intakes and TB Spacers
    began install today of the PRL adapter kit, several issues that i am not sure of have arisen. RBC with ZDX throttle body,bored out to fit stock injectors. 1-for the ZDX TB, the large electrical coupler that plugs into the side of the TB will not reach...how did you solve this? 2-the kit came...
  4. Fog light wiring issues

    Exterior
    I got my fog lights from ilovebodykits First they sent me tail lights for a blazer but that’s beside the point Finally got the lights Saturday, they included the wiring maybe because they sent me the wrong thing the first time Anywho I was going off collegehillhondas youtube video to install...
  5. 2013 civic si sedan colors!!!

    Sedan
    Its now been three weeks since i went to a highly recommended dealership to buy the new Si sedan. For some reason there having the most difficult time locating one in the color i want. First pick would be the Polished Metal Metallic,I even gave them a second choice in the Alabaster Silver...
  6. Changing from stock stereo to aftermarket causes issues with the car's diagnostics?

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    Hey everybody, I recently received the last thing needed to swap out my stock stereo to a double din touch screen: Stereo (duh lol) Axxess steering wheel control adapter Scosche dash kit However i called my local car stereo installation business (same one that installed my amp and sub) and...
  7. Drivers seat leather issues

    Interior Problems
    I bought an EXL coupe (2012), and after about a couple of days the leather on the driver's side started to flake in area (mainly where I would rub it as I got in and out). So I brought it back to the dealer, and they put a new leather cover on the driver's seat (or so they said they did). I...
  8. Si Valvetrain noise - Cold engine

    Drivetrain Problems
    The morning temps in Nashville have been dipping into the 50's the past few days. I've been noticing a rattling noise from the engine around 2,500-3,000RPM when the engine is cold. Sounds like valvetrain noise (valves?) and is very noticable. Once the engine is warm, the noise goes away. Anybody...
  9. Auto Tranny Stays in Low Gear on Downhills?

    Drivetrain Problems
    noise when releasing the brakes hi! i have a civic coupe ex-l and it's just 2 months old with barely 1k miles. i noticed that whenever i'm on D, and release the brakes, i hear like a grinding noise and it's annoying. and whenever i'm on R, and release the brakes, i can hear a knocking noise at...
  10. 2012 Si Starting issues after Honda replaced all 4 rings/pistons.

    Drivetrain Problems
    So there was a defect with the rings and pistons in my 2012 Si. I was burning all of my oil by 1,200 miles. The parts finally came in and i dropped my car off wednesday morning (7/25) and got it back the next day. I asked them to take apart everything (aside from replacing the faulty rings and...
  11. Sunroof Issues

    Exterior Problems
    Hey guys, Have any of you had issues with your sunroof? I recently have noticed that the automatic one touch feature is not working. I have realized that it usually happens when my car is out in the sun on a hot day and once it cools down it seems to go back to working. I'm not completely sure...
  12. having major issues, and confusion! (jdm emblems)

    Coupe
    so I'm trying to change my emblems, and have seen tons of threads with this information. correct me if I'm wrong but the dimensions for the... 9th Gen Coupe: 4.5" x 3.5" FRONT 4.5" x 3.5" REAR 8th Gen Coupe: 4.4" x 3.6" FRONT 3.4" x 3" REAR I may be answering my own question, but I see a lot...
  13. oil seeping from the timing chain cover

    Engine, Engine Swaps, Pulleys, Injectors
    So here is an interesting tid bit and I'm wonding if anyone else has noticed this.. last night my bf and I were painting my calipers red so naturally we took the wheels off. When removing the front passenger tire my bf noticed that there was oil all over the control arm and other parts in that...
  14. Bluetooth issues, USA EX sedan & Samsung Galaxy S 4G

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    My phone and car refuse to pair well. The phone simply does not connect or it connects and unconnects two or three times a minute. I have tried erasing my connection from both my phone and my Civic and starting with a new pairing process, but even this does not work. I am at my wits end. One...
  15. Aftermarket HU Installation Issues - HELP!

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    Today I installed an AVIC-Z140BH in my 2012 Si. I used the wiring harness that allows you to use the pre-amp outputs of the headunit. However, there is no sound. Is there a remote turn-on wire I need to tap into? Also, I thought I had used to the proper reverse wire (brown wire behind hood...
  16. Headlight issues, any suggestions?

    Exterior
    So a few weeks ago I replaced the OEM low-beam headlights with a HID kit and had no issues with it until a couple days ago when my driver's side bulb went out with what seemed to be a ballast issue. I contacted the company I bought them from and they have sent me a new ballast, but I'm going on...
  17. New threads for individual issues

    Detailing, Wash & Wax
    Don't be scared to start a new thread for individual issues ... keeps things a littl more organized and easier to follow.. eg. What do I do about water spots on my windows or Whats the best way to safely get bugs off the front? or How do I deal with those little brown spots on the side of...
  18. Ultimate Racing Civic Si Exhaust Thread

    Exhausts and Downpipes
    Ultimate Racing Catback Exhaust - 2012 Civic Si Ultimate Racing Civic Si Exhaust Thread...
  19. Navigation Issues

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    My navagation will not allow me type in an address that I want the car to go to and some other parts of the navagation menu are greyed out. Does anyone have any ideas on the issue?
  20. iPod via USB issues - Can't shuffle?!

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    Since the iPhone won't display album art via Bluetooth, I've started connecting it through USB sometimes. The problem is, once the iPhone is connected to the USB cable, the native Music app no longer works, and the only way to control the music is through the car controls. Unfortunately, these...
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