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  1. Alloys Other colour code for Type-S GT 2007

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    Hello all, Can anyone tell me the colour code for my 2007 Type-S GT 17" alloys please? One wheel has been refurbed using the wrong colour Thanks in advance
  2. a little help for a newcomer please :)

    General Discussion (9G)
    Hey! I'm an owner of a MK9 civic ES 2013 1.6 IDtec and I have a few questions regarding the stereo and a few other bits... Right now I have the standard headunit that came with the car from the factory and I'm contemplating upgrading it to the navigation version. I have seen second hand ones...
  3. Alloys Choice 16" to 19"

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension, Brakes (9G)
    Im looking into a set of BBS SR's for my 9g, I am trying to fill up the arches as much as possible and as such I'm weighing my options between either 19x8.5 ET45 alloy but then I have to use 235/40 or 235/35 tyres. My other option is 18x8 ET40 with a 225/40 tyre. Now I am aware that my speedo...
  4. Alloys Other Wheel balancing weights...

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    Just had my wheels done in gloss black but when checking them they have put several weights in a row on the outside and it just looks **** silver on black, did it have to be done this way? I don't notice weights visible on most black alloys I see
  5. Alloy Wheel sizes and advice

    Styling (8G)
    I am currently looking to get a new set of wheels to replace the standards on my mk8. Got a couple of questions with regards to the sizes. 1. What are the measurements for the wheels offset etc 2 Do wheels from any other make/model car fit out the box? I don't understand too much about wheels...
  6. Alloys Other Original 2.2EX wheels

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    Hi all, I currently have a set of Original EX wheels GENUINE HONDA CIVIC iCDT-i MK7 MK8 17" INCH 7 SPOKE ALLOY WHEEL 7Jx17 HL4244-1 | eBay as i changed mine to some refurbished EP3 wheels. Just wondering is it worth refurbishing them to sell (they need a refurb) or not bother and seeing what...
  7. Alloys Other Rage Alloys 19" Gloss black Swap for 18" black alloys

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    19" rage Alloys on my ctr gt , im looking to swap for some 18" black alloys. open to offers I have read the trading rules and will follow them to the letter.
  8. Cleaning Team Dynamics Pro Race 1.2

    Cleaning
    Hi car cleaning pros, im after some advice on how to clean my cars standard alloys (Pic below) Seen a few threads on cleaning black alloys, but they are a few years old, so i wondered if they are newer products available. My alloys are kind of 'dull' and some brake dust refuses to come off...
  9. Alloys Choice 5zigen GN+

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension, Brakes (9G)
    Guys, By any chance do you have any photos of 9gen with 5zigen GN+ alloys (or simmilar)? Thanks!
  10. Bought the Car Xmas Presents

    General Discussion (8G)
    Bought a private plate yesterday, bargain £399 from DVLA - went for W8 (Wait) and my initials BGS. Just trying to decide on plate sizes. Tempted with the short oblong at front and square at the rear. Today I booked the car in with Mike Stokes in Bmth for a twin exit backbox. After searching...
  11. Alloys Other Wheel nut caps

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    Bit of a strange one but i ordered wheel nut caps and thinking they would be pretty universial they did not fit! Can anyone tell me where to get ones to fit a Civic? Need them as my alloys are black and the shiney silver bolts just don't look right. Thanks in advance
  12. New Cleaning Toys [Image heavy!]

    Cleaning
    I've finally gotten round to adding some much needed products to my list of cleansing ingredients! Dragon's Breath (Iron remover) and Citrus Pre-Wash by Valet Pro and some Poor Boy's Wheel Sealant, though I am yet to receive my applicator pads for that. My wheels had started to require a bit...
  13. Alloys Other How much are these 18" stock FN2 Alloys worth?

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    When I bought my FN2 it came with the stock alloys as well as the aftermarket set on it. I'm going to sell the stock OEM set which has some kerbing around the edges but aren't in too bad shape, what can I expect to get for these with the OEM wheel nuts? Thanks!
  14. Smoothed bumper, GP bumpers, offset bike plate. Anyone gone down this road?

    Styling (8G)
    Hi Guys Got a standard Type R which has absolutely nothing done to it. I took the standard plate off it to put my private reg on and discovered that the state of what was used to stick it on must mean the previous owner let their 3 year old child PVA it. I did also discover two really untidy...
  15. Alloys Choice 17" 7 spoke alloys

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    Hi guys, I have a 2008 2.2 ES and I'm wanted to switch the factory fitted 5 spoke 16" alloys for the 7 spoke 17" alloys that you see on the EX and 1.8 VTEC model. I've had a quick look on eBay but the condition and price of the alloys vary somewhat. I also saw someone on Gumtree selling a...
  16. 17" Radium Alloy

    Cox Motor Parts
    Hi, I currently have the stock 16" Alloys on my 07 Civic 5-dr and want to switch to the 17" Radium alloys as shown on your site (Genuine Honda Civic 17 Radium Alloy Wheel [08W17TV0600A] - £140.13 : Cox Motor Parts Direct - Genuine Honda Brakes Clutches & Accessories). I want to check what the...
  17. Alloys Choice Changing from 16" to 17" on 1.8 5-de

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    Considering changing my alloys from my current original 16" on my 1.8 5-dr to some other alloys such as the Honda 17" Radium (Honda Civic Range: SE, ES, EX, EX GT | Automatic & Manual | Honda UK) currently available on the newer 9G. Has anyone have any experience with changing to genuine Honda...
  18. Other Alloys wanted

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    Afternoon All Hope you are well. Just a quick question for you all, i have a Civic 2007 1.8es, love it great car, only had it about 3 weeks but its great. Does anyone know where i can get a nice set of rims from (Not expensive) or does anyone have any they want to sell. Also can anyone say if...
  19. Exterior How to get stubborn brake dust off alloys?

    Bugs, faults and irritations (8G)
    Hi guys, Gave my car a wash and wax today but when it came to the wheels I noticed no matter how much I scrubbed them with a sponge or alloy brush, some brake dust just won't come off. :confused: It was only cleaned about 3 weeks ago so don't know why it isn't budging... Does anyone know if...
  20. Alloys Choice Milano Red CTR looking to update to black alloys

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    Hey everyone! This is my first time posting on here. I hope I'm posting this in the right section, still getting used to the site! :facepalm: I am looking to upgrade my standard 18" CTR alloys to a shiny new black pair - either 18 or 19" as in need of new tyres anyway. Can anyone recommend...
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