2006+ Honda Civic Forum banner

type r

  1. Hello and milltek exhaust and intake advice

    Introduce yourself
    My first post here! I've owned my fk8 type r for about a year and I am loving it! Time to get some changes done though. I was thinking of going for the milltek non resonated system but concerned at how loud it is so has anyone got one? Also would love a new air intake that isn't extreme on...
  2. Preventative Maintenance and Service Items

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hey all you beautiful people :giggle: As some of you may already know, my 2008 FN2 which I purchased in Dec of 2019 had a faked service stamp and a previous owner that hardly drove the car for the 4 years he owned it which lead me to start working on servicing all the essentials just for peace...
  3. Type-R Sound System Upgrade

    Hello Everyone. Got my 2007 Type-R in February and to put it in as few words as possible, I am loving it! Never had any kind of performance car before but I am certainly a convert now. Granted it’s a little rough around the edges due to the age however, still in very good condition. So, first...
  4. Fk8 spoiler on 8g?

    General Discussion (8G)
    Just wondering if the fk8 spoiler would fit (with some adjustments) to the an 8g civic?
  5. Ctr brakes on 2.2

    Wheels, Tyres, Suspension and Brakes (8G)
    Looking at ctr brakes for my 2.2, stupid question, the brakes on the type r, are they big brake kits? Typed type r brake kits into google and it was bringing up the big brake kits so I was just wondering
  6. 2.2 or ctr

    General Discussion (8G)
    Currently have my 2010 2.2, just put 100k on it but I’ll be wanting to get it mapped and some body styling done, type r kit Mugen wing etc keep toying with the idea because I’d love a type r, but I love driving, I got my civic in April 19 with 80k on the clock and I’ve put 20k on it so far. Bit...
  7. Mugen or gp kit?

    Styling (8G)
    Looking to get either the either of those kits on my car, would any adjustments need made? 5 door 2.2 2010. I know there’s a thread about putting type r kit onto a 5 door, would the same rules apply to these kits? And has anyone got the Mugen rear bumper/splitter? I’m in 2 minds about it...
  8. Android Head Unit Upgrade Help

    Ipods, MP3 Players and ICE (8G)
    I was wondering if anyone could help. I have an android head unit in my Fn2 at the moment which is on its way out. I brought a new one from eBay. After getting the head unit out I was surprised by the mass of connections behind it. Including a connects2 unit. Googling I realise this is for the...
  9. Can't service my FN2!

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hi everybody! (Hope I'm posting this in the right place!) New FN2 Type R owner here with a bit of a pickle! I purchased the car from a dealer (the car is in great condition, everything works, a few minor asthetic/cosmetic issues only) the car is an 08 model year with 85K miles on the clock...
  10. FN2 non-gt bumper on gt model

    Styling (8G)
    Hey guys, I have an 09 FN2 type r gt and i'm in need of a new Milano Red front bumper. For reasons unknown to me, one of the previous owners removed the headlight washers and covered the empty holes in the bumper by gluing scruffy black plastic covers over them. The bumper itself its scuffed...
  11. Ooops I hate foxes - Crash Damage

    Evening all, So at 5am this morning a fox ran out in front of me on a national speed limit road. I swerved and missed the fox but hit a traffic island in the middle of the road. Completely smashed my drivers side front and rear alloys, burst both tyres and when I got recovered to the garage...
  12. Cam Bolt Replacement Advice

    Hi, I have managed to snap the top of the bolt when I installed my rocker cover. I have got the part numbers of the bolts but there is 2 different sizes. Can anyone tell me which bolt I need. I have attached a picture of the said bolt location. The bolts are either 90011-PNA-003 or...
  13. Just bought a high mileage CTR.

    General Discussion (8G)
    High mileage type r ? Hi everyone have been a visitor on these forums for a few weeks now. Decided to bite the bullet and buy a 120k miles 2008 type r. So far I have done / had done Air filter Pollen filter Oil changed with filter Gearbox oil changed to redline (Helped 3rd gear shifts...
  14. Hello!

    Introduce yourself
    I own a 58 plate FN2 Type R in NHB, absolutely love the car! Want to join the community on here as love reading others posts.
  15. Hello all

    Introduce yourself
    Hello everyone, Just got myself an 09 Type R with 63k on the clock. I am occasionally getting a little crunch when shifting to third, and a strange droning noise (seems to appear when using the clutch when it's cold/wet outside). As far as I can tell it's a common issue and maybe a design...
  16. Other My Fn2 Type R, 1 year on. From noob to idiot

    Gallery (8G)
    Hi guys, Background: I got my Type R just over a year ago. I had never owned a performance car, but have always had a thing for Type Rs. At first I was going to go for a 2017 Type R, had a test drive and loved it. The problem with it though, I knew if I bought a brand new one, then I would...
  17. 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...
  18. Problem with the FN2 seats

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hello all! Little bit of a strange one. I've had my FN2 for well over a year now. Not had any issues with the seats up until recently.. thought there was something wrong with my kidneys as I'm having pain under the lower part of my ribs. Turns out as I have twigged on, it is from where my...
  19. Good shops to visit

    Hi guys, i'm from Sheffield UK. Was wondering if any of you is from around and know any car parts shops or with good prices and so so. I'm fairly new in this town, got a gorgeous Fn2 and kinda like to modify stuff by myself at the car, but can't really find some shops (not halfords and branded...
  20. Type R EP3 Leather Seats

    Hi, does anyone else have leather seats in their EP3 type R? I bought the car last year and it came with genuihe type r front and rear leather seats and door cards, never seen them before in these cars. Was wondering what they are worth? I am interested in getting a set of red type R ones. Will...