if you look at the top of the screen there's this button labeled search. highly recommended before asking any question. might check the titles of the other forums as well since this question probably is more appropriate elsewhere.
welcome to the forum by the way. hope you get an 8. oh and the only way to get mechanically inclined is to dive in and try. audio option install is probably a great start. i'd stay away from any exterior mods (at least to start) let the dealer or port do those.
Yellow RX-8 GT w/Nav, Arch Spoiler, Splash Guards, Rotary Accents, 6 CD, strakes, bezels, sills, filter; still want fuel cap