Time to catch up with you guys! - S2000 Forums


Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-10-2013, 01:48 PM   #1  
Master Debater
Thread Starter
 
Gadgetmanconnor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: louisville, ky
Posts: 376
Smile Time to catch up with you guys!

Whats up fellow s2000 owners? I haven't been on in a while and i figured id say hello and introduce everyone to my new wheels!

I ordered a set of Enkei RPF1 17x9 +45 all around. Wrapped in Hankook venus v12's 255/40 all around as well.

Car handles amazing and looks great. Of course i would still like to go lower but coilovers are out of budget


Had my good buddy Aaron at The Winning Formula roll my fenders and do an alignment.

Name:  PhotoMay0240142PM_zps831d0874.jpg
Views: 19
Size:  76.5 KB

Name:  PhotoMay0253801PM_zpsc4d13371.jpg
Views: 20
Size:  100.6 KB

Name:  PhotoMay0254606PM_zps0024a8f5.jpg
Views: 19
Size:  61.9 KB

Name:  PhotoMay03123405PM_zps931df30c.jpg
Views: 20
Size:  149.0 KB

Name:  PhotoMay0624228PM_zps9cb0776b.jpg
Views: 20
Size:  118.4 KB

Name:  PhotoMay0624239PM_zpsc2ef955a.jpg
Views: 18
Size:  97.3 KB
Gadgetmanconnor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-10-2013, 05:14 PM   #2  
EYECELLEM
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: SF Bay Area, California
Posts: 3,759
Is that an AP2 exhaust?
Glenn1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-11-2013, 01:37 AM   #3  
Banned
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: new york
Posts: 15
general discussion

hello there.. what a sheer pace and pleasing ride you get out of your vehicle is all an expert functionality of its wheel and acceleration combination which causes into a study speed to reach at less time to your destination so you must pay proper heed towards it to remove the chances of its early tear and wear ..
Garrywhite is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-11-2013, 07:27 AM   #4  
Never Slow down
 
Wayne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: ON Canada
Posts: 1,157
Quote:
hello there.. what a sheer pace and pleasing ride you get out of your vehicle is all an expert functionality of its wheel and acceleration combination which causes into a study speed to reach at less time to your destination so you must pay proper heed towards it to remove the chances of its early tear and wear ..
I agree!
Wayne is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-11-2013, 06:09 PM   #5  
Master Debater
Thread Starter
 
Gadgetmanconnor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: louisville, ky
Posts: 376
Quote:
Originally Posted by Glenn1 View Post
Is that an AP2 exhaust?
I believe it is just the ap2 tips
Gadgetmanconnor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-12-2013, 10:01 AM   #6  
Senior Member
 
VVoltz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 118
Great pics. Sweet ride. I got the RPF0s, love them. I honestly like the design of yours better but I went with mine because of the similar offset with the stock wheels.
VVoltz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2013, 06:03 AM   #7  
THE STIG
 
Switchblade's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: NAZARETH, PA
Posts: 8,245
Looks good Connor. Glad to see you are still around.
Switchblade is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2013, 10:00 AM   #8  
Bug Zapper
 
Marioshi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Sacramento, CA
Posts: 3,109
Kind of off road looking for me but to each his own. What kind of wing is that?
Marioshi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2013, 02:07 PM   #9  
Master Debater
Thread Starter
 
Gadgetmanconnor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: louisville, ky
Posts: 376
Quote:
Originally Posted by Switchblade View Post
Looks good Connor. Glad to see you are still around.
Thanks switch! Its a pleasure to be around!
Gadgetmanconnor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2013, 02:09 PM   #10  
Master Debater
Thread Starter
 
Gadgetmanconnor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: louisville, ky
Posts: 376
Quote:
Originally Posted by Marioshi View Post
Kind of off road looking for me but to each his own. What kind of wing is that?
I was worried about that when i got such a large tire but im hoping when i drop it they will tuck a little and help get rid of the rally car look. lol. And i am not sure what type it is. It was on the car when i got it and i haven't really looked for a brand or anything on it
Gadgetmanconnor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2015, 11:04 AM   #11  
Master Debater
Thread Starter
 
Gadgetmanconnor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: louisville, ky
Posts: 376
Smile UPDATE! :D

Well last year i got a new exhaust (new to me) Greddy ti-c dual. Love it. sounds amazing and drone not TOO bad its paired with a berk 70mm hfc. The titanium tips have some weird markings on them i cant figure out how to cut but im not super concerned at the moment.

Name:  PhotoDec30114645AM_zpsdd0af180.jpg
Views: 20
Size:  86.7 KBName:  PhotoJan0152418PM_zpsfa80f89c.jpg
Views: 21
Size:  57.3 KB

I had low pro aero side strakes on it for a while but pulled them off because i was tired of hitting my shins on them and really got tired of the look. I cant find a picture with them on the car but when i find one ill upload it!

Name:  s2k2_zps7263242c.jpg
Views: 19
Size:  107.0 KB
Name:  S2k_zpsa490b94e.jpg
Views: 18
Size:  72.3 KB

Just some random pictures!

Got the car out and drove it for the first time since October this weekend and had some good backroad drive with friends and had a couple races!

here was a "built" integra that wanted to play. 60 roll 4th gear (dumb).
I dont know how to embed a video so heres the link. sorry its sideways
http://vid1091.photobucket.com/album...pscerncfac.mp4

And last but not least i picked up a set of red seats from a local for $250!!
Name:  IMG_7656_zps3vvqpdin.jpg
Views: 20
Size:  210.0 KB


Just thought id share! Happy S'ing! Im just super excited for warm weather here! 72 and sunny in louisville today!
Gadgetmanconnor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2015, 12:12 PM   #12  
Master Debater
Thread Starter
 
Gadgetmanconnor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: louisville, ky
Posts: 376
Quote:
Originally Posted by Marioshi View Post
What kind of wing is that?
After researching when i bought the tl, i figured out its actually a wing for the 3rd gen Tls
http://www.ebay.com/itm/04-08-Acura-...73dc9d&vxp=mtr
If its not for the tl it looks EXTREMELY similar.

Also one afternoon i was washing the S and in the right light at the right angle i noticed something that looked like paint defects. Ive only been able to see it a few times when looking super close and when its wet but its pretty apparent what it was. These pictures had a filter applied to them to make it much more apparent.

Name:  FullSizeRender_zpstwhflwfk.jpg
Views: 21
Size:  186.7 KB
Name:  FullSizeRender%201_zpswwmekvvl.jpg
Views: 19
Size:  246.4 KB

Seeing goofy stuff like this really makes me wonder who owned this car before....
Gadgetmanconnor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2015, 02:58 PM   #13  
just havin' fun
 
will williams's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: SoCal
Posts: 1,265
Looks like someone had Racing stripes on her at one time
will williams is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2015, 04:48 PM   #14  
Never Slow down
 
Wayne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: ON Canada
Posts: 1,157
Nice looking S!
Wayne is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2015, 07:52 PM   #15  
Master Debater
Thread Starter
 
Gadgetmanconnor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: louisville, ky
Posts: 376
Quote:
Originally Posted by will williams View Post
Looks like someone had Racing stripes on her at one time
Yeah how terrible is that!?
Quote:
Originally Posted by Wayne View Post
Nice looking S!
Thank you, i really appreciate it!
Gadgetmanconnor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-17-2015, 06:38 AM   #16  
THE STIG
 
Switchblade's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: NAZARETH, PA
Posts: 8,245
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gadgetmanconnor View Post
Yeah how terrible is that!?

Yeah taking the off lost you like 20 HP, LOL!!!


Car looks good Connor!
Switchblade is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-17-2015, 07:33 AM   #17  
Master Debater
Thread Starter
 
Gadgetmanconnor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: louisville, ky
Posts: 376
Quote:
Originally Posted by Switchblade View Post
Yeah taking the off lost you like 20 HP, LOL!!!


Car looks good Connor!
Absolutely! But thank you! trying to keep her in good shape as well as i can! Im starting to get that oil color on my back bumper and im trying to figure out how to get it off

Also im regretting getting the 255 all around because for one, they are about useless being that big and for two they are so big they almost look bubbled out on the sidewalls. Will probably replace with 235s and a significant drop when i can afford it
Gadgetmanconnor is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Crash puts car into catch fence @ Daytona, fans injured. Doug3 Off-Topic 4 02-25-2013 06:29 AM
Do You Know How to Catch Pigs? Java Junky Off-Topic 11 01-29-2013 03:43 PM
OIL CATCH CAN/KRANK VENTS QUESTON PLS HELP!:) CFM111 Engine Tech / Drivetrain 18 06-03-2012 10:03 AM
Fan dies after falling over railing to catch a baseball. Doug3 Off-Topic 13 07-08-2011 11:46 PM
Do S2K Owners Catch A Lot Of Flack??? Almost Tactful All Other Honda S2000 Related Discussions 14 01-20-2008 11:34 AM


Tags
17x9, 45, s2000, tucking

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:43 AM.


© 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.