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  1. Mechanical help need please

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hi all, I have a mk 8 2006 civic 1.8 i-vtec EX 6 speed and I need to replace the gearbox. I have found one from a mk 8 2008 civic 1.8 i-vtec Type S GT 6 speed will it fit in my civic? Don't want to buy it and find out it won't fit šŸ˜‚ Thx all
  2. 1.6 idtec Gearbox Oil Change

    Engines and Transmission (9G)
    I own a 62 plate 2013 registered 1.6 diesel with full Honda service history. As I drive 18K per year my service interval in about every 8 months or so. Just had a service at 74K and was told that the next service it is recommended to have the gearbox oil changed but the cost through Honda is...
  3. Transmission Gear box oil change

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Hi Guys Iv'e owned an FN2 for just under a month, love it apart from 3rd gear popping out and the gears being slighty sluggish when changing. After researching, I found that changing the transmission oil may help.I thought Id share my experience. *Buy Amsoil Transmission oil (need 2 bottles)...
  4. Max Torque Clutches

    Introduce yourself
    Hi all - Jordan here from Max Torque Clutches. We have been here before but decided we had other commitments to focus on, we are now back and here to stay! A little bit about us - Performance clutch company based in LEEDS, UK. Many years of building performance and bespoke clutch kits for...
  5. Transmission Metallic rattle/clink when changing gear

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Video here: https://streamable.com/jv0ga So when I change gear, there is a metallic rattle/clinking noise. Regardless of gear. It cannot be heard if inside the car with the windows up, but if windows are open, it can be heard quite easily. Just wanted to check if this is just one of those...
  6. Clutch I-shift gearbox question

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    hello members of Civinfo, ill be soon buying my second mk8 civic, and id like to know a couple things about the gearboxes, at the current time i own the full automatic box, year 2010, i am looking at changing to the I-Shift box. is the ishift box literally a manual box just with a computer...
  7. Clutch Help! unwanted noise from type r

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    All, Just bought a beautiful black fn2 07 plate non nav, I searched for months and finally found a lovely one, full Honda history, 67k miles and brilliant nick. After driving it just under a week I noticed a noise that has been there the whole time but only recently realised it doesn't sound...
  8. Type R Gearbox Issues

    9G Type R
    Hi all I bought a Type R GT with 2,100 miles (approx) in June this year. 2.0l petrol, 65 plate, registered Jan 2016. Since then it's gone to the garage twice with gearbox issues. These issues have included: gear lever completely jamming between neutral & 5th, unable to select 5th, and...
  9. Clutch replaced at 110k - do I need new MTF 3 yet?

    General Discussion (8G)
    My clutch gave up the ghost back at the start of 2011 after 110k miles. I've since driven another 40k. Normally you'd get fresh MTF 3 every 75k miles, so I'm due, unless... I'm not certain, but since I had a new clutch (and new flywheel) would the MTF 3 have been replaced at the time? There's...
  10. Transmission Gearbox Swap Information

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Hi Everyone, I'm in need of a little assistance please. It would seem the synchros for reverse have failed on the wifes manual 2008 2.2 Ex as it is a right bugger to get into reverse and when it is in it pops out when any sort of power is put through it. Ok so I'm looking for a replacement box...
  11. Transmission 2nd to 3rd

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Alright, Had the civic for over a week now, had the valves done, full service, box oil drained and re filled. Has anyone had the 2nd to 3rd gear issue fixed at a garage, if so what price are we looking at? It feels though it takes a little more work to pop in to 3rd then any other gear not...
  12. Transmission I-shift switching from auto to manual?!

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Hi all, Sorry if someone has posted before. I couldn't see another post like this. I bought my 56plate ex about 6 months ago and it has constantly been back and forth to the garage as it keeps switching from auto to manual randomly. I thought to begin with I was stupid and knocking it but...
  13. Transmission Ouch, New Gearbox Needed!

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    So as some of you may know, Im a Honda tech based In Beaconsfield. which is a huge advantage when it comes to problems like this. Basically, I was out on Sunday night, Must admit I was giving the car a bit of right peddle treatment throughout the night, I calmed down a bit flicked it in...
  14. Oil Manual gearbox oil

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Hey. Whould like to know of any of you drive around with Castrol gearbox oil og genuine Honda MTF? I have always loved Castrol and would really like to put in my cars gearbox as well. I have found the specs for the Honda MTF III. They are 75w-80 API GL-4 and nothing more. Castrol`s...
  15. Issue with reverse - hard to shift out of it!

    Previous Civics
    Hello everyone, This is my first post here but I have it on good authority that many of you are quite knowledgable about civics (it is a civic forum after all). I have a 2005 model year civic 1.6 sport (ep2 i believe) with 46,000 miles on it, which has become difficult to shift out of reverse...
  16. Transmission Gearbox failed to engage

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Hi guys, I was doing some parallel parking near my parents last weekend and when selecting first (from reverse) the gearstick stuck. Couldn't move it. Took my foot off the clutch to see what gear it was in and due to th lack of movement in the car assumed that it was in neutral. After much...
  17. Concern on my 3rd Gear

    Type-R
    Hi Guys and Girls, Not to worried yet but have noticed when I change out of 3rd its a bit keen and almost feels like its being spat out. I have an 09 CW FN2 and wasn't sure if any other 09 >onwards FN2 owners have had issues with 3rd Im aware of the 3rd gear synchronizer or 3-4 shift sleeve...
  18. Transmission Gearbox oil change strange issue! Clarification needed

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Hey guys, Today I thought I'd change my gearbox oil to the Aimsoil oil everyone is raving about. Please note that I have changed gearbox oils before however this is my first time in the FN2. Anyway I need some clarification. Attached is an image of my gearbox. Circled in red is what I...
  19. Faults Help! Poor petrol consumption since update?

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Hello all, I have a Honda S-Type 2007 1.8 Petrol Auto. On cold days, the car would chug and cut out when trying to reverse or drive forwards until it had fully warmed up. I put it in with the dealer and they claimed to have done a software update on the gearbox - which was explained to me as...
  20. Transmission How many miles/km can you drive without oil in the gearbox?

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    I've owned my Honda Civic Type S for 6 months and yesterday, the gearbox cooked itself. The Honda dealer said that the gearbox oil had been drained out 6 months ago and never replaced. I've driven 10,000 miles in it. Is it possible to drive this much without oil in the gearbox? Thanks in...
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