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Today, 08:15 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By Chuck S

For the curious: this system will fit in the...

For the curious: this system will fit in the trunk of the S2000. A moving blanket will keep the rattling down.

-- Chuck
06-19-2019, 04:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 468
Posted By Chuck S

:iagree: What he said. No need for an aftermarket...

:iagree: What he said. No need for an aftermarket ECU with the '06 and later cars. Plus you get stability assist, traction control, and other stuff you will appreciate. With your non-existent driving...
06-12-2019, 04:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By Chuck S

The AP2 engine and it's matching gearbox are...

The AP2 engine and it's matching gearbox are different from the earlier AP1 engine but finding an AP2 engine and gearbox other than in North America or Japan will be difficult as they're the only...
Forum: Introductions
06-09-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,049
Posted By Chuck S

Numerous allegations regarding Ballade business...

Numerous allegations regarding Ballade business practices here as well as timing chain damage using their chain tensioner. None regarding the Billman unit. Take your choice. I selected the Billman...
06-09-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,036
Posted By Chuck S

I'm frequently asked what exhaust I have by other...

I'm frequently asked what exhaust I have by other S2000 folks who like the sound. Yep, Tanabe Medalion Touring. Bolts right on.

-- Chuck
Forum: Introductions
06-09-2019, 06:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,049
Posted By Chuck S

Quad-Damage Consensus here is to avoid this...

Quad-Damage

Consensus here is to avoid this TCT (and several suggest avoiding Ballade completely). The Billman GenX TCT is the preferred part.

Read the threads and make your own decision. ;)
...
06-09-2019, 05:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By Chuck S

Pretty sure you'll get a warning on the dash...

Pretty sure you'll get a warning on the dash board, maybe a CEL, if there's a bad seal on the fuel filler. "Proper" fill technique is to stop fueling when the nozzle cuts off -- but we all fill more...
06-06-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,223
Posted By Chuck S

Bigger tires up front will acerbate the oversteer...

Bigger tires up front will acerbate the oversteer problem with the earlier cars. This can be severe in the very early cars if you're inattentive. ;) Bigger front tires make it worse.

I don't...
06-06-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,223
Posted By Chuck S

The Firestone Firehawk Indy 500 tires...

The Firestone Firehawk Indy 500 tires...
06-06-2019, 04:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,972
Posted By Chuck S

Assuming the three are in identical, hopefully...

Assuming the three are in identical, hopefully near showroom, condition any of the first three (1, 3, 2) subject to a physical inspection, your color choice, and keeping in mind some of the problems...
06-04-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 332
Posted By Chuck S

Reviews here indicate there are also excellent...

Reviews here indicate there are also excellent reproduction AP2V1 wheels available which offer the greater tire selection of 17" wheels and drop onto the car without any modifications or...
Forum: Introductions
06-04-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,786
Posted By Chuck S

Auction prices are all over the place and the...

Auction prices are all over the place and the scatter plot is highly distorted with older AP1 and earlier AP2 cars but the points are grouping above $20K on that site.

-- Chuck
Forum: Introductions
06-03-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,786
Posted By Chuck S

Thanks. Looked at the photos. Certainly not a...

Thanks. Looked at the photos. Certainly not a 100% car without the proper wheels but if you can get the AP2V3 wheels the AP2V2 on the car are valuable in themselves. I purchased my car with...
05-28-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 691
Posted By Chuck S

Don't see why they wouldn't work. The lights on...

Don't see why they wouldn't work. The lights on this car are not controlled by the CANBUS as many if not most late cars are and the turn signals are completely separate.. Price for the pair is...
Forum: S2000 Talk
05-27-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,697
Posted By Chuck S

Just the trick of getting the car up onto jack...

Just the trick of getting the car up onto jack stands puts me off which is another reason I spent the money on a lift. YMMV.

-- Chuck
Forum: Cars for Sale
05-23-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,055
Posted By Chuck S

I can't find a "$" anywhere in this post. --...

I can't find a "$" anywhere in this post.

-- Chuck
Forum: S2000 Talk
05-22-2019, 06:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,607
Posted By Chuck S

There are several colors at Honda Parts Now ...

There are several colors at Honda Parts Now (https://www.hondapartsnow.com/accessories/honda~front-under-spoiler.html?Make=Honda&Model=S2000&Year=2006&Submodel=&Filter=(bt=1%2c106;et=2%2c8)) but not...
Forum: Cars for Sale
05-18-2019, 03:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,932
Posted By Chuck S

Cri Huang Do you really live in Taiwan? Gonna be...

Cri Huang Do you really live in Taiwan? Gonna be hard to get one of the several cars your boiler plate message indicates you're "interested in" moved over there. Nigeria, though, is a common...
Forum: S2000 Talk
05-15-2019, 06:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,007
Posted By Chuck S

I voted for and have chrome but I'm surprised I...

I voted for and have chrome but I'm surprised I liked the black nuts in the photo. I'm not rushing out to buy any, though. I'm of the opinion that while they look good they draw attention to the...
Forum: Car Talk
05-15-2019, 06:47 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,734
Posted By Chuck S

Mid engine? (Yawn) Ain't nothing special. ...

Mid engine? (Yawn) Ain't nothing special. Calling these cars (including our S2000s) mid-engined is a stretch. "Real" mid-engine cars have the engine not only between the axles but behind the...
05-14-2019, 05:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,887
Posted By Chuck S

All the cool kids have front strut bars on their...

All the cool kids have front strut bars on their cars. ;) 10 minute installation and, as noted a great place to lean on when servicing the car. Honda put one on the rear of the CR, but not on the...
Forum: S2000 Talk
05-09-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 390
Posted By Chuck S

You're a user, not a member. Members get instant...

You're a user, not a member. Members get instant PM access. Users have to wait a couple of weeks. Pretty easy to become a member (and support this site).

-- Chuck
05-09-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 715
Posted By Chuck S

My Dachshund's weight doubles when she falls...

My Dachshund's weight doubles when she falls asleep on my lap.

-- Chuck
Forum: Cars for Sale
05-05-2019, 07:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,932
Posted By Chuck S

Question: is the tag from a 1999 Miata? :) ...

Question: is the tag from a 1999 Miata? :)

Only posted because of your guess this was a one owner car when you got it. MyCarFax dot com will show basic maintenance information based on the VIN...
05-02-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 694
Posted By Chuck S

Don't worry, I brought my formerly Yankee S2000...

Don't worry, I brought my formerly Yankee S2000 down from Ohio to Virginia 18 months ago. :)

-- Chuck
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