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  1. Ideas please

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    I’ve just purchased a mk8 2.2 I-cdti and I’m looking to make it sound a bit sportier.... if I put a straight through exhaust on without doing all the rest of the mods (ie remap etc) Would it effect the power more/less or not at all ???
  2. Looking to buy a 1.8 Type S GT and I had a few Q's

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hi, I'm hopefully looking to upgrade from my little 1.2 Hyundai i20 to the 1.8 Type S GT next year. The Hyundai is a great car and very economical but I'd prefer something a bit bigger and bit more fun to drive. I do approx 1000 miles per month, a good 50-60% of those are city driving miles...
  3. From Type S to FN2 Type R - Advice?

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hey Guys, So my 1.8 type S got written off, kinda gutted as i loved it and it had so many extras the insurance didn't really compensate for :crying: Moving on, I'm looking to buy a Type R FN2 2007-2011 but not really sure what to look for. Most of which i can find in this budget are 2007...
  4. Expert advice needed please

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hello everyone, I have been a member for a long time when i was thinking of getting a Civic. Rather stupidly i eventually went for a Vauxhall Astra which has been gutless, fault prone and damn right boring to drive. I have since seen the error of my ways and after the Astra gave up the ghost...
  5. Shiny & new ! Looking for styling mods for 07 civic type s

    Introduce yourself
    Spanking new driver and Honda owner :) Iv got a 07 civic type s , already in love with her so looking to make Afew cosmetic touches and was wondering if you guys could give me tips on where to start :) any help appreciated sir/sirettes Thanks guys :)
  6. I made a mistake. Don't judge me.

    Introduce yourself
    Ladies and gentlemen. I made a mistake. I'm sorry. But the first step is admitting you've done wrong. I used to have a Honda Civic type s GT 2.2 and it was fully loaded... It had a reversing camera!!! I loved it. Up until a defender rammed me up the chuff coming off a slip road on the m40...
  7. Advice/thoughts please!!

    Styling (8G)
    I drive a 2.2 and love the look of the Mugen front grille and heard good things about the Type R Kits one As far as i'm away it has the red "H" at the front and a silvery/chrome "Mugen" badge to the right hand side Is there anything else i can put there? I just don't feel worthy of the 'Mugen'...
  8. Questions Advice for a first time buyer? (Looking at 2.2 i-CTDi 2010 Type S GT)

    Buying, Dealers and Servicing
    Hi all, Noob and first time buyer here (of any car, not just a Civic :eek: ). This Sunday I'm going to look at and test drive a Type S GT (2.2, diesel, 60 plate, 89,000 miles), and as a first time buyer I'm hoping for some pointers to look out for on this model? i.e. If the clutch typically...
  9. Drunken neighbour

    Any non Civic chat here please!
    Hi people, Was just wanting to know what you would do in this situation... So, I've got this neighbour who is about 70 and retired. Spends the weekdays in the house then at night and at the weekends he goes out to the pub and gets drunk. Unfortunately for us, he drives to the pub then he...
  10. Callipers Painted

    Styling (9G)
    Hello :) Has anyone from Glasgow/Paisley had their callipers painted professionaly or at least so they look decent? If so how much am i looking at to get this done? Has anyone got any pics of a Alabaster Silver with painted callipers they can show me? any colour Ive got the sky blue...
  11. Head Unit Anyone recommend any of these?

    Ipods, MP3 Players and ICE (8G)
    looking at upgrading my head unit so that it has: DVD player, Sat nav, reversing camera connectivity (will buy this seperate) SD card slot ipod connectivity bluetooth steering controls Ive found a few was just wondering if anyone else had used one or if they could reccommend one within a...
  12. Attaching a spoiler (Jaguar)

    Any non Civic chat here please!
    Hi people, Looking for a bit of advice on something... My dad has purchased a small spoiler for his jaguar. Here's example images below... What would you use to attach this to the boot?? Cheers in advice DP
  13. Upgrades Help, What are my upgrade options please

    Ipods, MP3 Players and ICE (8G)
    Hi all. Im a recently new owner of a 2011 type s gt :). As many people say, the stock stereo is lacking. Now i would like to do a full upgrade of everything but i dont know my options. Ideally i would like to keep the display as ive heard you lose it if you change the head unit. Is it...
  14. Thinking of flash pro

    Hi guys I have had my fn2 for a few weeks now and wanting to do a few mods. I was thinking of starting with the flash pro, so that any mods I add on after, I will get 100% out of them. Good Idea??? Any advice is welcome... Ps ideas of second hand prices for flash pros???
  15. My few concerns about approved used Civic

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hi Everybody, My first post here I'm overwhelmed with information I read already on this forum, thank you! I'm waiting for my used Civic 2009 1.4 SE Black to be prepared by Honda Dealer, it's approved car as I have no too much knowledge about cars. Few bits made some concerns and I'm looking...
  16. Which spec Buying advice - 2010 2.2 Diesel

    Buying, Dealers and Servicing
    Hi All, I am looking to buy a new car as my last one was stolen (Seat Cupra) Am going to buy 2010 Honda civic diesel - thought I would ask for some advice 1) Which model - the ES looks good value, but a dealer is pushing an Si (the EX looks like quite a hike for leather and sat nav) 2)...
  17. Advice, please! Discs to go with Streetmaster pads?

    Hey guys, I looking to upgrade the brakes and fancy giving the Cosworth SM pads a go to see if they're a rival to the DS-2500's. The question is; what discs to go for. My requirements are; they need to be grooved, not drilled. I don't want them to be overly noisy either, if poss. I'm not a fan...
  18. Used Buying a 06 1.4 Civic

    Buying, Dealers and Servicing
    Hey guys, I just recently regged here, as I am thinking about buying a Honda Civic. The car is from 06, 1.4 i-DSI Sport, and has a really low mileage (only done 18k miles). I was more in a mood for a diesel, but this one also has a good economy with it and the insurance costs are a lot smaller...
  19. HKS super hybrid panel air filter

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    Hi everyone, I'm pretty new to here and was wondering if yous could share some of your civic wisdom with me :-) I'm looking to get a HKS super hybrid air filter for my type r but I'm unsure as to whether you can wash it and reuse it when it becomes dirty? Or do yu have to replace? Also if this...
  20. type r mods

    If you was to start from scratch putting new mods on your car how would you start off? im looking to put simple mods onto my car ctr fn2 inside and out but have no real experience but willing to give it a go. any help or tips would be gratefully appreciated. millsy0331