My 6th Honda - Civinfo
 2Likes
  • 1 Post By Farqui
  • 1 Post By exhausted
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 30th October 2018, 12:59 Thread Starter
Supporter
 
xlabax's Avatar
 
Car: 2010 type s gt, 1.8 ivtec.
Join Date: 30th December 2011
Location: middlesbrough ENGLAND
Posts: 48
Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
iTrader: (0)
My 6th Honda

So after trading in my type s 2 years ago for a CRV as we have 3 kids and a God, I wanted something for myself so I couldn't find the right civic so I thought try something different so I bought myself a Volvo C30 diesel......(don't mock me please) I must say the Volvo handles great on the road which is probably the only good thing about it and it's comfortable, I'm not gonna slate the car or the brand as I think the problem with it was the engine, although it ran ok it is absolutely gutless, loud, unrefined and an unbelievable amount of turbo lag, I've since found out that it is a psa Peugeot engine......nuff said. Anyway I've decided to get rid and trade it in for a civic namely a 1.8 se plus in sporty blue, having had a type s with the same engine and done 130k without a single problem it was a no brainier, I did look at the new shape with the vtec turbo but it just looks to American, I think it's mainly targeted towards the us market, maybe in a few years when it grows on me so anyway from the 31 st we will have two Hondas, welcome back to me.....
xlabax is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 30th October 2018, 15:34
Supporter
 
joooe's Avatar
 
Car: Honda Civic Sport 1.6 i-DTEC
Join Date: 21st March 2011
Location: Lisbon PT
Posts: 110
Thanks: 19
Thanked 16 Times in 14 Posts
iTrader: (0)
Garage
Welcome to the 9th gen, good luck with it.
joooe is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 30th October 2018, 17:46
Administrator
 
Farqui's Avatar
 
Car: x'06 2.2 EX FK3 Milano
Join Date: 29th April 2014
Location: n.Notts ENGLAND
Posts: 17,798
Thanks: 5,716
Thanked 4,144 Times in 3,840 Posts
iTrader: (31)
Eco display Eco display
Garage
Welcome back to Honda's.

Where did you get a 'God'?
M8TJT likes this.
Farqui is offline  
 
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 30th October 2018, 23:42
Supporter
 
exhausted's Avatar
 
Join Date: 26th November 2011
Location: lincoln, uk SCOTLAND
Posts: 146
Thanks: 18
Thanked 20 Times in 17 Posts
iTrader: (0)
God= Mother-in-Law
Farqui likes this.
exhausted is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 31st October 2018, 00:35
Super Moderator
 
M8TJT's Avatar
 
Car: 10G 1.5 Civic Prestige
Join Date: 10th October 2015
Location: Bexhill, Sussex GB
Posts: 2,918
Thanks: 87
Thanked 221 Times in 213 Posts
iTrader: (1)
I think in this case God = dog. But hey ho, I wish I had a God riding with me. I would ask him for more performance and better fuel consumption.
M8TJT is offline  
Reply

  Civinfo > 9th Generation Euro Honda Civic (2012 - 2016) > General Discussion (9G)

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Civinfo forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Your User Name is the name that appears by all your posts on the forum, and so should not be your email address.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Transmission Honda Long 6th Gear ratio? Akin Black Engines and Transmission (8G) 0 27th March 2015 16:48
Genuine honda long 6th gear kit yarters Type-R 9 25th March 2014 21:47
Hot Off the Press Type R Available 6th March markrstan Type-R 1 10th March 2007 08:05
Nokia ranked 1st and Honda 6th in Asia Uffe General Discussion (8G) 0 1st November 2006 09:48

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome