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01-07-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,591
Posted By mlc

He didn't have to over-rev the car right there,...

He didn't have to over-rev the car right there, it could have been a while back, you said he was driving the car while you were deployed. If he missed a shift and over-reved the engine it can do a...
01-06-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,591
Posted By mlc

I don't suppose while your brother was driving...

I don't suppose while your brother was driving the car he might have over-reved it?? Not trying to start anything just asking the obvious question first.

Please remove the Bosch 4 spark plugs and...
11-04-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,523
Posted By mlc

Was the car warmed up????If you are trying to do...

Was the car warmed up????If you are trying to do this before the car is warm it will hit the cut off.
10-15-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,439
Posted By mlc

I believe the bottom part of the grill is part of...

I believe the bottom part of the grill is part of the bumper, not 100% on the 08.
10-03-2014, 04:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,765
Posted By mlc

If you have a leak then most likely those valves...

If you have a leak then most likely those valves are getting much hotter which might explain the tightening clearances.
10-02-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,765
Posted By mlc

That is usually not a good thing and will get...

That is usually not a good thing and will get worse with time. 43K with that condition is asking for problems. Have you thought about removing the head when you do the valve adjustment to see what is...
10-02-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,765
Posted By mlc

Maybe MAP sensor or TPS or just the throttle body...

Maybe MAP sensor or TPS or just the throttle body sticking a little?? With 143K it can be a lot of things. I would check the plugs to see what they look like while you have it opened up.

Here is...
07-28-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,397
Posted By mlc

A couple of things that are just a guess... ...

A couple of things that are just a guess...

Have you checked the MAP sensor?

Have you removed the throttle body and cleaned it really well?
07-20-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,543
Posted By mlc

I would get the CEL code pulled and see what it...

I would get the CEL code pulled and see what it is.

I hope they didn't take it for a joy ride before they gave it back to you.
07-18-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,543
Posted By mlc

I would first have the battery and alternator...

I would first have the battery and alternator load tested to make sure they are working properly. A weak battery can cause some strange symptoms if it is slowly dying. With that few miles obviously...
07-13-2014, 05:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,052
Posted By mlc

With the car getting older it is not out of the...

With the car getting older it is not out of the question but it is usually NOT the controller. Ask them for the code it is throwing and do a google search like "Honda S2000 EPS code xxx" and you...
07-05-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,556
Posted By mlc

phases of the moon.......I KNEW IT!!!!!

phases of the moon.......I KNEW IT!!!!!
07-04-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,556
Posted By mlc

Ken, Does the minder also use time to calculate...

Ken, Does the minder also use time to calculate usage?
07-04-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,556
Posted By mlc

^^^This, did you reset the minder after the last...

^^^This, did you reset the minder after the last change?
05-19-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,241
Posted By mlc

I understand but the selection in 17" is WAY...

I understand but the selection in 17" is WAY bigger and probably just about a wash cost wise, and the car WILL handle better on 17's. Much more settled and planted then on the 16's.
05-19-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,241
Posted By mlc

Have you considered going up to 17" wheels.

Have you considered going up to 17" wheels.
05-14-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,826
Posted By mlc

We had to stop water boarding, what else do we...

We had to stop water boarding, what else do we have left???:D
05-13-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,826
Posted By mlc

Slamming the car and taking it to the track are...

Slamming the car and taking it to the track are usually not a good combination. Hard to do both as what you have to do to the car to slam it really hurts the performance and handling characteristics....
05-02-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,663
Posted By mlc

I am not sure what the first pic is but it is not...

I am not sure what the first pic is but it is not a part of the clutch. It looks just like a plug in the firewall.

As for the second pic, that is part of the clutch master cylinder and it is...
05-01-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,663
Posted By mlc

That is a bad clutch master cylinder.

That is a bad clutch master cylinder.
04-26-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,821
Posted By mlc

Please don't take this the wrong way, but you are...

Please don't take this the wrong way, but you are going to put your wife in an S2000 with bald rear tires?????

Tires are not something to play with on this car. On my Passat, sure another month is...
04-24-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 928
Posted By mlc

What is the tread wear rating of those?

What is the tread wear rating of those?
04-23-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,861
Posted By mlc

Post up here...

Post up here http://www.s2ki.com/s2000/topic/982721-soft-top-replacements-in-the-carolinas/ Toyo (TPhong) is the man.
04-18-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,808
Posted By mlc

What he said, you will LIKE these tires :D.

What he said, you will LIKE these tires :D.
04-18-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,808
Posted By mlc

Tires are really a matter of what you want. The...

Tires are really a matter of what you want. The Super Sports are good for sure but you have to give us a little more about what you expect from a tire.

Do you want......

A. Ultimate grip-I...
04-15-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,378
Posted By mlc

The headlight unit is sealed so their should be...

The headlight unit is sealed so their should be no reason to have to clean inside are you sure it isn't just the usual cloudy on the outside?
03-30-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,361
Posted By mlc

Is this any help...

Is this any help http://www.ebay.com/itm/3M-Thinsulate-Acoustic-MA4710-1-inch-thickness-60-in-x-10-ft-total-50-sq-ft-/281289572840?pt=Motors_Car_Truck_Parts_Accessories&hash=item417e2a41e8&vxp=mtr
03-14-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,164
Posted By mlc

Welcome, The car is set up to over steer...

Welcome,

The car is set up to over steer which is fast but to the novice can be a hand full. Their are things you can do to make it more progressive at the limit but some of it is just the nature...
02-16-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,932
Posted By mlc

Hello Ryan, 1.Yes it does have a CD port on...

Hello Ryan,

1.Yes it does have a CD port on the head unit, you can get one of these to make it work http://blitzsafe.com/catalog/honda/hon-/-m-link1-dmx-v-1/prod_188.html. Honestly the stock head...
02-04-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,100
Posted By mlc

Are you staying with the staggered setup? The...

Are you staying with the staggered setup? The offsets on the S wheels is pretty high +55/F and +65/R so finding other wheels that fit isn't that easy. Best bet might be to find a decent set of used...
01-23-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,338
Posted By mlc

Sorry but 5+ year old thread??????

Sorry but 5+ year old thread??????
01-21-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,190
Posted By mlc

They do have to put quite a few on there but they...

They do have to put quite a few on there but they are stuck on the inside and not really that noticeable. They just put the old style stems in it and balance the wheels. I guess you can put the TPMS...
01-21-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,190
Posted By mlc

I have V3 wheels on my MY00 with zero issues....

I have V3 wheels on my MY00 with zero issues. They will balance the wheels when they install the tires.

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01-17-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 11,062
Posted By mlc

See that is some fighter pilot $hit right there...

See that is some fighter pilot $hit right there :sign5:!!
01-17-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 11,062
Posted By mlc

.08 is pretty tight on the exhaust side. Here is...

.08 is pretty tight on the exhaust side. Here is a write up on the AP2 about seeing a trend of tight exhaust side http://www.s2ki.com/s2000/topic/1060900-warning-for-2006-2009-owners-dbw-cars/

As...
01-17-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 11,062
Posted By mlc

.08 is pretty tight on the exhaust side. Here is...

.08 is pretty tight on the exhaust side. Here is a write up on the AP2 about seeing a trend of tight exhaust side http://www.s2ki.com/s2000/topic/1060900-warning-for-2006-2009-owners-dbw-cars/

As...
01-05-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,626
Posted By mlc

Are you on the original suspension?? ...

Are you on the original suspension??

Probably a good time check all of the bushings and see if it is time either replace or upgrade the suspension components.
01-01-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,020
Posted By mlc

Hey Mike, I would shoot Typerman a PM and...

Hey Mike,

I would shoot Typerman a PM and see what he has https://www.s2000.com/forums/parts-for-sale/19806-parting-out-2004-s2000-ap2-crashed.html
Forum: Off-Topic
12-25-2013, 01:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 867
Posted By mlc

Vid no worky

Vid no worky
12-22-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,880
Posted By mlc

As far as tires go...the OEM tires are 140TW...

As far as tires go...the OEM tires are 140TW rated and aggressive summer only. Obviously you can go with others but I would suggest not going cheap here or letting them go for "a couple of hundred...
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