Daily Driver Civic Type-S GT

8th Generation (2006-2011) vehicle added by rimmo, Saturday 24th Oct, 2015

  1. rimmo Premium Member Club Supporter

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  2. Ichiban Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

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    Welcome matey.
     
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    Hey, welcome! We need more pictures to drool at :Tongue:
     
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  4. rimmo Premium Member Club Supporter

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    Gave the old girl a facelift this afternoon
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  5. Leo at H-Tune Director H-Tune Staff

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    She's a pretty girl @rimmo! Any plans for her mod wise?
     
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  6. rimmo Premium Member Club Supporter

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    Type-S rear spoiler being ordered today hopefully arrive in time for Mimms.
     
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    Small update Type-S spoiler now fitted.
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    Looking Good Charlie, what other plans do you have for her?
     
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    Thanks CJ, things to do.
    Fit wind deflectors,(xmas pressie), led footwell lighting with remote dimmer. Also planning on replacing the headunit with dab double din unit.
     
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    Skunk 2 weighted gear knob
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    Then thought i would try something a little different.
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    Looks classy mate nice one. what ICE do you have in your car that is not standard.
     
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    Wanted to go down the DAB route. I opted for a Kenwood dpx 406 dab with built in bluetooth/handsfree.
    I had intended on doing a speaker upgrade but the sound quality through the standard spreakers is greatly improved so decided to leave as is.
     
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    Think I have a blue theme going on.
    blue led footwell lighting. blue 48 led SMD panel boot light
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    DAMN! that blue aright, get some non fuzzy pictures Charlie.
     
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  16. rimmo Premium Member Club Supporter

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    Coming up to 1 year anniversary of owning the Civic, and MOT time has arrived.
    Took her in this morning and happy to say she sailed straight through with no advisories. :jumpup:
     
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    Good looking gear knob! Nice too see the original Skunk2 piece, at last!
    Here in Portugal everyone has the knock off/replica version from Aliexpress, looks really cheap :lol:
     
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  18. Ichiban Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

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    Alibaba a story of thieves now the central place to buy genuine knock off .. oh the irony!
     
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    Sorry for the off topic, but at the garage I work at, a foreigner guy with a rental van showed up selling "german tool carts", and kitchen aluminium supplies ( LOL ) and I automatically tought this was suspiccious.
    My boss was really attracted to the business offer, because the seller had a flyer that showed the german tool carts were originally around 1000 euro, and he was selling for only 500.
    Huuum, I was a bit salty, so simply googled the "german" brand, Kraftwelle... Immediatelly laded at the Alibaba order page, with the price "149 euro/ item" .
    Didn't say a word, boss is an idiot anyways :lol:

    What I could have done was try to negociate with the seller... okay, blackmail the seller. Like "hey, my boss is a bit skeptical about Chinese quality, if I show him my little cellphone with these little website you won't get your 500€, sooo, money my way, maybe?" , but all of this happened after lunch, so my imagination wasn't that sharp OR dark :lol:
     
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