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Forum: URGENT - Help Quick! 05-10-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 144
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: 01 Accord AC not working

Best bet is take it to a shop, if you are low enough on r134a the compressor wont engage. I wouldnt try the hot shot cans sold in the autopart stores as its possible to add to much. Also if the...
Forum: General Chat 05-06-2018, 12:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 224
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: An update on my early 20s, mid 20s, late 20s...

Congrats on your success this gives me hope to pursue my dream of opening my own mechanic business. College is very overrated these days. I obtained a college degree to only get offers of starting...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself Forum 05-06-2018, 12:39 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 50,232
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: V6 Alternator Upgrade DIY W/ pics

The pics from the 5-2 post show up fine but not the 5-4 post.
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself Forum 05-05-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 50,232
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: V6 Alternator Upgrade DIY W/ pics

Nice thanks for the update! This will be a great update for those of us with the f23. Thank you for taking the risk to try it.:waytogo:
Forum: Engine & Transmission Mods 05-03-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 695
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Gas smell

That sucks hopefully they cover it under warranty and that its just the valve needing cleaning. Good luck let us know if you need anything else.
Forum: Engine & Transmission Mods 05-02-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 695
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Gas smell

Sorry was very busy today, the evap canister is on the driverside in front the driverside rear suspension. If you look below your car at the bottom right corner of the driverside passenger door you...
Forum: Engine & Transmission Mods 05-02-2018, 12:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 695
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Gas smell

Sorry i forgot to get the diagram, ill download tomorrow at work. If your smelling it there it will be either the canister or the valve attached to vent gas fumes back to the motor. Ive ready...
Forum: Engine & Transmission Mods 04-30-2018, 11:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 695
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Gas smell

Mine has had this for 2 years now, zero codes. Been too lazy to track down though. I only smell it when its warm or hot out, alot of threads i looked at was related to a valve connected to the evap...
Forum: URGENT - Help Quick! 04-28-2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 206
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: IACV Problems

Glad it worked out, very surprised it was the ecu but you never know. Thanks for the update hopefully this will help others in the future.
Forum: URGENT - Help Quick! 04-22-2018, 01:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 206
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: IACV Problems

Also you should let the ecu relearn its idle after you check for leaks, throttle cable, etc.
Fix problems first:
- find & fix any vacuum leaks
- clean the throttle body bore & throttle plate
-...
Forum: URGENT - Help Quick! 04-22-2018, 12:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 206
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: IACV Problems

Here are some things you can check in the meanwhile, use carb cleaner with the engine running (do not spray the exhaust and be safe have a fire extinguisher with you) and spray around the vacuum...
Forum: URGENT - Help Quick! 04-22-2018, 12:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 206
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: IACV Problems

Its not as active as it once was on here, still alot of good people who will try to help. On monday i will look up the code at work and all steps to check. I have seen low voltage cause all kinds of...
Forum: Engine & Transmission Mods 04-20-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 269
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Valve cover breather filter

I believe if i remember right with the f23a swap the intake manifold needed to be swapped with the manifold from the a1 or a4 for one reason or another. Not postive its been awhile since ive seen...
Forum: Engine & Transmission Mods 04-18-2018, 11:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 269
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Valve cover breather filter

Agree with above replace your pcv valve if your getting oil in the intake. When i bought my accord it had a breather, i removed and routed a new hose back to my aftermarket intake. If you put one on...
Forum: URGENT - Help Quick! 04-18-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 82
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Urgent Factory Alarm Disable!

You can also pull the hazard relay this will keep the lights from flashing but you wont have turn signals. I do this for theft recoveries i have to test drive at work.
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself Forum 04-14-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 50,232
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: V6 Alternator Upgrade DIY W/ pics

Let us know if does end up working on the f23 this would be a awesome upgrade.
Forum: Members Rides 04-14-2018, 06:51 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,642
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: jerrychoochoo's 01 Taffeta White Accord Sedan LX "Build"

Hey quick question about the teg shift boot, did you have to switch the boot from the metal frame to the accords platic frame? I installed the same boot last night but could not get the metal frame...
Forum: URGENT - Help Quick! 04-08-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 126
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Rear brakes squeal.

Check that pads are sitting correctly and not loose. Also the heat shield isnt making contact, unlikely but check. Try regreasing the caliper pins again. Keep a eye on your driver side caliper wear...
Forum: Members Rides 04-08-2018, 01:43 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,642
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: jerrychoochoo's 01 Taffeta White Accord Sedan LX "Build"

Wow that turned out great, i really like that shift knob too. Im going to order the boot at work monday. Im about to post some updates for my accord when my lights come in this coming week. I just...
Forum: Members Rides 04-07-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,642
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: jerrychoochoo's 01 Taffeta White Accord Sedan LX "Build"

Car is looking good, have you tried the integra boot yet? Ive been wanting to change my shift knob but like you are not fan of the chrome collar. I want to stick with a oem boot rather than...
Forum: Car Audio & Electronics 04-05-2018, 11:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 280
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Rear parking lights stay on

I would start checking the wiring especially the harness along the trunk hinge.
Forum: Non-6GA Car Chat 04-05-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: GT86 Platform vs 6th Gen Accord Random Question

Glad i could help, now a miata is a blast to drive. I have a british racing green one that comes in to my work once in awhile i get to test drive. If i had to choose between a 86 and miata, I would...
Forum: Non-6GA Car Chat 04-04-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: GT86 Platform vs 6th Gen Accord Random Question

Ive worked on a few brz and frs, you really cant compare to a accord. Rwd coupe vs fwd sedan/coupe handle and deliver power differently. The 86 are fun cars no doubt and handle great if you know how...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself Forum 03-19-2018, 01:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 510
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Dyeing Carpet for $2.50

Turned out nice, how is the trim holding up?
Forum: Accord Tech 03-05-2018, 11:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 841
Posted By Eclipse99fwb
Re: Power Steering Pump Failure or a Leak?

At full lock the pump will whine, that is normal. Glad to hear its nothing more than the pump. Check your power steering belt to see if it needs replacing with the pump.
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