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DIY: How to change and replace the cabin filters in the Acura RSX

Here’s a simple DIY instruction on how to replace your interior cabin/heater blower air filter elements. The filters are located within the filter frame just above the glove box inside of your dashboard. The filter element part number is 80292-S5D-A01 and costs $10.97 each from Acura (you’ll need two). You can purchase aftermarket carbon activated filter elements for about the same…

DIY: Injen cold air intake installation guide for 2002-2006 Acura RSX Type-S manual 6-speed

Small update for June. Here is a comprehensive guide I’ve written back in January 2009 on how to install an Injen cold air intake system onto your 2002-2006 Acura RSX Type-S 6-speed. Allow approximately 2-3 hours to complete this project. Injen cold air intake parts check list 1 Injen Cold Air Intake system 1 2-7/8” x 3” 60 degree elbow…

DIY: How to add daytime running lights (DRL) to your RSX

This DIY mod has been updated, simplified and ported to 2010-2014 Toyota Prius. For updated instructions, read http://blog.machanon.net/2013/06/01/diy-how-to-add-daytime-running-lights-to-a-2010-2011-prius/   Ever wanted daytime running lights on your USDM Acura RSX, but can’t seem to find any do-it-yourself articles to execute the installation? Most newer cars have DRLs installed at the factory. The added visibility during the day without compromising instrument visibility…