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02-20-2017, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,146
Posted By amdhunter

I got super lucky on a pricing mistake on Amazon...

I got super lucky on a pricing mistake on Amazon and picked up this for only $68, with Sunday shipping.
...
02-17-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,146
Posted By amdhunter

Which O2 Sensor do I need

Bank 1 Sensor 2
Manual (R3 Edition)
P0037

The wire ripped off my old one...lol :D:

I know there is a difference between the manual and auto, and it's causing me confusion.

Is this it? ...
09-23-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 291
Views: 17,482
Posted By amdhunter

Hmm...I will check. I have an old drive with...

Hmm...I will check. I have an old drive with software on it. I need to dig it out anyway to restore some old pictures and stuff. I'm sure I have a bin file or two there.
08-25-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,174
Posted By amdhunter

It works for me as well, and have a spoiler on my...

It works for me as well, and have a spoiler on my R3.
08-18-2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,131
Posted By amdhunter

Makes perfect sense. I had a mess on my...

Makes perfect sense.

I had a mess on my battery terminals and a simlar thing happened. Had to clean the crap out of them and re-tighten. It started up perfectly fine ever since.

Check your...
08-03-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 17,482
Posted By amdhunter

This is the last release I had. I lost the cable...

This is the last release I had. I lost the cable for mine a long time ago to flash it though, so I couldn't test it for you with Windows 10.

I only ever used it to change the clock in my car...
03-14-2016, 09:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 46,120
Posted By amdhunter

This worked like a charm for my 09 R3. It was...

This worked like a charm for my 09 R3. It was stuck in Not Ready mode for about 30 miles after disconnecting the battery and this fixed it by mile 51.

Thanks.
03-30-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 3,424
Views: 301,394
Posted By amdhunter

Changed my drivers side window motor today. ...

Changed my drivers side window motor today.
What a nightmare...lol

Every post I've read said it's easy as hell, and for the most part it is, but if that stupid gear on the back side of the panel...
11-26-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 16,448
Posted By amdhunter

You know the door that opens to the trunk area? ...

You know the door that opens to the trunk area? The one that comes down between the rear seats? Price to 10458?
03-05-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 992
Posted By amdhunter

That was my initial reasoning for selling my 8...

That was my initial reasoning for selling my 8 also. Except it was a normal breakup with someone who didn't really give a shit about me.

I had planned to replace it with a CLA45 or IS350...
02-28-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 992
Posted By amdhunter

In a couple of days - I'll have owned my 8 for 5 years.

And I am still not bored with it. I still take pictures of it occasionally and I smile at the stares I still get from people walking in the streets. I haven't put many miles on her - only 23k on...
02-03-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,233
Posted By amdhunter

No longer for sale. Broke up with the gf and I...

No longer for sale. Broke up with the gf and I hate being in the car since we spent so much time in it. I just wanted the car out of my life.

I was going to lease a CLA45 or IS350 and was going...
01-31-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 395
Views: 59,733
Posted By amdhunter

Front + Rear Drilled+Slotted shipped to 10453 or...

Front + Rear Drilled+Slotted shipped to 10453 or 10458.
I just changed my pads and hate my rotors...lol

Thanks.
01-14-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,233
Posted By amdhunter

pics will be up soon. I will have a youtube vid...

pics will be up soon. I will have a youtube vid detailing everything.
NY weather has been horrible and i want the car cleaned before i take pics.

Also - car is already pending...
01-14-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,233
Posted By amdhunter

Bump.

Bump.
01-11-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,233
Posted By amdhunter

No longer for sale

No longer for sale - sorry guys.
11-07-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,827
Posted By amdhunter

It's in the timing I guess. If it died away from...

It's in the timing I guess. If it died away from the car, it would never know. lol
10-29-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,827
Posted By amdhunter

Eh, bumping this because I figured it out. Long...

Eh, bumping this because I figured it out. Long beeping means the battery in the remote is really close to dying.

It did it again a day ago, and the remote died within a few minutes of the long...
10-09-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 736
Posted By amdhunter

Says the 11 R3 has auto-off headlights. Is that...

Says the 11 R3 has auto-off headlights. Is that right? I don't think my 09 has that.
09-04-2013, 01:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,155
Posted By amdhunter

Inspect your tires. It will only take few...

Inspect your tires. It will only take few minutes. Stick your fingers in the tread. Could be some stuck asphalt or rock or something melted in there.
09-02-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,799
Posted By amdhunter

pic??

pic??
08-31-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 39,981
Posted By amdhunter

I just put some Hankook Ventus RS-3's on my car...

I just put some Hankook Ventus RS-3's on my car this morning. Holy crap I forgot how new tires feel. I believe they are semi-slicks, so I cant say how well they'd work in the rain or in sub-40...
08-16-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

Claim is still open. I am having my brakes...

Claim is still open. I am having my brakes installed by Mazda, and will have them have the final say on damages. I do park with a "hump" under my drivers rear, at an angle that weighs the car down...
08-14-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 39,981
Posted By amdhunter

Does it rub at all? I have heavy friends...do...

Does it rub at all? I have heavy friends...do you think that would be an issue?
08-14-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

Had it checked again at a body shop - they see...

Had it checked again at a body shop - they see nothing for me to complain about...lol
Geico also told me that they'll align the car as many times as needed if I have uneven wear on my tires, or if...
08-14-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

I was asking if the gas insert was lifted. ...

I was asking if the gas insert was lifted. Looked at another 8 pic on google and it seems fine. :)
Where I park, there is a hump where the car sits right under that wheel - after 4 years of being...
08-13-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

Just got the car on a lift. A mechanic (that I...

Just got the car on a lift. A mechanic (that I trust immensely) took a look at it and said he could see nothing that was out of the ordinary. He told me the alignment was probably weird because my...
08-13-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

Thanks. Hopefully I'll have a better idea...

Thanks. Hopefully I'll have a better idea tomorrow. I wonder what the CEL is going to tell me.
So these pics didn't tell anything?
08-13-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

I now have a nice yellow CEL on my dash. Going...

I now have a nice yellow CEL on my dash. Going to pull the code in a few hours. Waiting for a friend to come home from work.

Here are pictures of the bottom of my car - it'll be on a lift...
08-13-2013, 11:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

Surprised the hell out of me too. I blew tires...

Surprised the hell out of me too. I blew tires and bent rims on much lighter hits. My tires are worn pretty badly also.

The body panels has definitely shifted. Everything was tight before, and...
08-13-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

Going to put it on a lift tomorrow morning. I...

Going to put it on a lift tomorrow morning. I tried to get a video but it's cloudy and not enough light outside.
08-12-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

If you did that, I'd totally send some beer money...

If you did that, I'd totally send some beer money your way. :)
:beer05:

Thank you all.
08-12-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

I'll take a video of the rear bottom of the car...

I'll take a video of the rear bottom of the car tomorrow. Do you know why they let me see the 1st picture of the car?
08-12-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

Yikes, looks like I need to check it out then. ...

Yikes, looks like I need to check it out then. Thanks for the heads up guys. I'm planning to take a day off Wednesday to check it out.

Being so ignorant, what exactly should I ask my mechanic to...
08-12-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

How about this? I have no idea what these...

How about this? I have no idea what these numbers mean, but these are the pictures Geico shared with me.

http://i.imgur.com/xQys40L.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/xrMH0sX.jpg...
08-12-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

This is what the alignment looked like. They...

This is what the alignment looked like. They spent about 45 minutes with the car. I am going to have it checked out this weekend.

https://claims.geico.com/temp/1813950955_P_2.jpg

And I guess...
08-12-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

lol. $80 later the car is back in my hands. ...

lol. $80 later the car is back in my hands.

Just needed adjustment. There wasn't any damage to the suspension or underbody or anything else they could find.

Car is driving crazy smoother, I...
08-12-2013, 01:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

I talked to Geico about the pothole and the city...

I talked to Geico about the pothole and the city and what not. It is in a dangerous place, and I tried twice to get video before I gave up.

The car is at Geico now, and they didn't offer any real...
08-11-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

I probably did...lol

I probably did...lol
08-11-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

Might be hard to see here - but the wheel is...

Might be hard to see here - but the wheel is facing sideways and it is almost like I lowered the car an inch.

The side skirt broke and you can see it sticking out - and even though I didn't hit...
08-11-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

I dunno. I noticed a lot more damage on closer...

I dunno. I noticed a lot more damage on closer inspection. The rear wheel is tilted inwards and up, side skirt broke, and the doors on my side have shifted. The rear bumper seemed to have pushed...
08-11-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,687
Posted By amdhunter

Hit pothole, drove sideways, now steering is not centered...

Long story short, I was heading north on FDR Drive here in NYC, and hit a pothole hard enough to take me a foot off the ground, and turn the car sideways about a foot, and now the steering wheel is...
08-08-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 395
Views: 59,733
Posted By amdhunter

I wish. I live in a crowded Bronx neighborhood...

I wish. I live in a crowded Bronx neighborhood where it can take 2 hours to find parking. :hahano: Police will probably ticket me for working on the sidewalk. :sweatdrop
08-07-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 59,733
Posted By amdhunter

Damn, I want to buy these so bad for my R3, but...

Damn, I want to buy these so bad for my R3, but I've never been able to find a dependable shop to help me out. Last place I went to, wanted $900 for installation.

F that. I hate not knowing...
07-08-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,018
Posted By amdhunter

I have no idea what the S2 Navigation models look...

I have no idea what the S2 Navigation models look like. Can you take a picture of it and post it here?
06-11-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 710
Posted By amdhunter

Welcome to the club. Don't sweat too much and...

Welcome to the club. Don't sweat too much and post some pics of your ride.
04-18-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,446
Posted By amdhunter

OMFG, DO WANT - but trying to purchase a new...

OMFG, DO WANT - but trying to purchase a new place right now.
I absolutely would love those for my R3. GLWS!
04-05-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,931
Posted By amdhunter

Price for trunk access door? The door between...

Price for trunk access door? The door between the rear seats? Depending on how deep you are in Jersey, I can come pick it up. Otherwise PM me price to 10453.
03-23-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 83,390
Posted By amdhunter

This one drives me nuts when the weather starts...

This one drives me nuts when the weather starts going below 40F. Usually raising the steering wheel, then adjusting it again will shut it up for a drive.

I can't wait for warmer weather already.
03-20-2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 17,482
Posted By amdhunter

Working again. Thanks. Going to flash mine in...

Working again. Thanks.
Going to flash mine in a few minutes.
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