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Forum: The 8th Generation   04-13-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 945
Posted By DieselVQ
I'm glad you're enjoying your accord as well. I...

I'm glad you're enjoying your accord as well. I agree with you, this is the best car I've ever owned. I'm at the 75k mi mark now too and have zero rattles or squeaks, everything looks and feels...
Forum: The 7th Generation   03-25-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By DieselVQ
I'm no engineer but isn't the point of a...

I'm no engineer but isn't the point of a capacitor to store energy, albeit in this case by a different method If that's true then you're just doing the same thing a different way. I see zero need for...
Forum: Maintenance & Detailing   03-25-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 197
Posted By DieselVQ
Just why? My dealer does some inspection...

Just why? My dealer does some inspection complimentary and tops off my fluids. They're a shop, they're in it to make money. If they see that I have a torn cv boot etc, of course they'll tell me...
Forum: Performance   03-25-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 480
Posted By DieselVQ
Easy. First you go on KBB.com and assess what...

Easy. First you go on KBB.com and assess what your car is worth and what you want to sell it for. Next you search autotrader for cars that fall in your budget range that come as a stick shift....
Forum: Honda Accords on the East Coast   03-24-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 361
Posted By DieselVQ
Anybody in NH know an inspection station worth going to?

Well time has come that I need to have my car inspected, but like many of you here, its tinted. Please PM me if you know of anyone who might be helpful to know, and if you just want to shout out a...
Forum: The 9th Generation   03-23-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,079
Posted By DieselVQ
I know you're right but this is all I could think...

I know you're right but this is all I could think of while reading that line. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/B-6zEMrU4AIcM9n.jpg:medium
Forum: The 9th Generation   03-18-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,269
Posted By DieselVQ
Agreed, 8th gen owner. 75k miles. Still on...

Agreed, 8th gen owner. 75k miles. Still on original brakes with maybe half the meat left in the front and most of the pad left in the back, just changed the tires. Zero issues. Great cars aren't...
Forum: General Drive   03-12-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,415
Posted By DieselVQ
When you drive a Honda, leather provides the...

When you drive a Honda, leather provides the tactile connection between your hands and the high-performance grand tourer at your command. Smaller diamond upholstery, with a semi-aniline hide option,...
Forum: DriveAccord Classifieds   03-10-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 703
Posted By DieselVQ
Yeah you will. They've been on sale on and off,...

Yeah you will. They've been on sale on and off, and It was like 280 for the 9500 a few weeks ago from escort. They still spam with me emails from when I registered mine. As a general rule, don't...
Forum: Wheels & Tires   03-10-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 294
Posted By DieselVQ
Summer tires: Michelin Pilot Super Sports are...

Summer tires: Michelin Pilot Super Sports are fantastic once they have some heat in them. Good bite even when its 50-60F out. Colder than that and they're not very impressive.

You can get 80%...
Forum: The 9th Generation   03-10-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,408
Posted By DieselVQ
You know her better than any of us, but I wonder...

You know her better than any of us, but I wonder if she literally means more room or wants a bigger, "nicer" car. Narrow it down to a list of 2-3 that you're okay with and present the idea. Honda...
Forum: The 9th Generation   03-04-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,413
Posted By DieselVQ
save your money

save your money
Forum: The 8th Generation   02-02-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By DieselVQ
Considering how bad that could have been, I'm...

Considering how bad that could have been, I'm glad you're alright. The car can be fixed, but consider mentioning that you see frequent accidents in the same spot so someone can investigate the root...
Forum: The 8th Generation   12-12-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,456
Posted By DieselVQ
I saw the spoiler and I was like here we go, then...

I saw the spoiler and I was like here we go, then I saw the plate number lol

The spoiler isn't my thing, but the rest of the car looks great.
Forum: The 9th Generation   12-10-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 553
Posted By DieselVQ
That seems strange to me, the Honda clutches I've...

That seems strange to me, the Honda clutches I've used require the least amount of force to disengage of any clutch I've ever felt. When I test drove a 15 EX-L 6-6 I kept having to remind myself...
Forum: The 9th Generation   12-06-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 17
  Tinted!
Views: 1,396
Posted By DieselVQ
Where'd you get it done?

Where'd you get it done?
Forum: The 9th Generation   12-06-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,181
Posted By DieselVQ
Well I own a 8th gen coupe, but several of my...

Well I own a 8th gen coupe, but several of my friends have been purchasing the 9th gen coupes. Traditionally I've owned sedans, but the last two cars I've bought have been coupes so I understand the...
Forum: The 9th Generation   12-01-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 940
Posted By DieselVQ
I recommend changing it. Its been a year and its...

I recommend changing it. Its been a year and its a car that probably still has the factory oil with the break in additives. Eventually oil loses its ability to lubricate well under stress. Its $35...
Forum: The 9th Generation   12-01-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,982
Posted By DieselVQ
Its all strung together with a few screws and...

Its all strung together with a few screws and mostly plastic clips. Its relatively easy and would take about an hour to do taking your time. I've never looked up the directions or attempted to do...
Forum: The 7th Generation   11-06-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By DieselVQ
Looks like just the end ripped. I have an 8th...

Looks like just the end ripped. I have an 8th gen, not sure how much slack you have, but why not cut the end of the hose and string on the good part?
Forum: The 9th Generation   10-20-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,839
Posted By DieselVQ
Save the 500 bucks for a flight to catch up with...

Save the 500 bucks for a flight to catch up with a friend and a detail job come spring.
Forum: Audio, Electronics & Lighting   10-13-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,620
Posted By DieselVQ
For the record, Virginia doesn't allow radar...

For the record, Virginia doesn't allow radar detectors either. I just pull mine down through DC and Virginia, its not worth it. Also the Bel/Escort mounts suck, the radar rattles a lot. Something...
Forum: The 9th Generation   10-13-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,298
Posted By DieselVQ
Nice choice. I take it your accord doesn't have...

Nice choice. I take it your accord doesn't have auto headlights. If you want, you can leave the lights on and when you unlock it, it should turn on the headlights like you're used to with your...
Forum: The 9th Generation   10-09-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,490
Posted By DieselVQ
We all go a little nuts when we start talking...

We all go a little nuts when we start talking about that DCT transmission w/ the torque converter. I'm sure its cool, but reasonably speaking, a conventional torque converter auto is plenty fast...
Forum: The 9th Generation   10-09-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,071
Posted By DieselVQ
My advice doesn't necessarily apply to your exact...

My advice doesn't necessarily apply to your exact situation because I have an AT 8th gen, but like any other car, practice. Some cars don't have the very best pedal placement; eventually you learn. ...
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