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  1. hughezee

    2000 main relay issue.

    Sorry to hear of your troubles with you Accord, I regularly fix these relays for just the cost of postage, but the fix doesn't always work if its metal fatigue failure and I would highly recommend new unit from Holdcroft Honda. Alternatively, you could try a breakers yard and since lots of...
  2. hughezee

    New exhaust for a 1999 3.0 V6 Accord, any advice?

    I purchased several mid-sections for the Accord V6 from Holdcroft at a great price, highly recommended and I imported the 3.2 Acura CL bosal silencers, less visible and a lovely sound. Also, there's a good place in Walsall and did a great system for a Honda 6 members coupe and other Honda's, but...
  3. hughezee

    gear problems

    FYI, folks, I wouldn't recommend sticking MTF-3 in an old or worn gearbox let alone one with a possible problem, which I hope was resolved with the relevant suggestions. Valvoline 75W80 gear oil has resolved loads of issues for me on countless accords where Honda fluids have failed. ;)
  4. hughezee

    Automatic Gearbox

    Sorry resurrect an old topic chaps, any reverse issues on the 4 cylinder 4 speed auto's, try unplugging the reverse solenoid located on the front of the transmission and 9 out 10 times it will reverse fine so replacement part or if its valve body blockage I have fitted a relay from the reverse...
  5. hughezee

    rattle sound, could it be vtec?

    Sounds either bottom end as suggested or valve train, also does VTEC kick in ok :mellow:
  6. hughezee

    1999 Honda Accord - For Sale - £700 or best offer.

    I would suggest posting it for sale on the UK Accord coupe community: http://honda6.ipbhost.com/index.php although the car has already been discussed amongst members. Apologies for the plug Admins couldn't help myself :blush:
  7. hughezee

    Selling a set of four genuine Honda seven spoke wheels from my '98 Accord coupe. Including the tyres

    Hi Simon, post up or PM me some pic's over ;) Cheers
  8. hughezee

    Springs

    There is limited choice of springs overall yes, I have experience with the few available for the 2.0-3.0 and I suggest buy some decent ones and forget about problems later ;)
  9. hughezee

    8th Gen Accord Tourer, Rear Brakes Replacement. Part 1

    PM over your registration number and I will check for you ;)
  10. hughezee

    oil leak help,new member

    Andy is right check the sump gasket ;) also there is a oil filter housing gasket that fails and it will get worse if left the is screen that gets clogged up and it will leak in the cam belt pulley area next the oil filter ^_^ one I’ve fixed earlier :)
  11. hughezee

    6th GEN alarm fobs?

    Quick video I did last month ;) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QX8ODQ1GKqc I've just ordered a couple of new fobs from the Remote Doctor http://www.theremotedoctor.co.uk/honda_fobs.html
  12. hughezee

    End of the road for my 6G...

    I third that ;)
  13. hughezee

    Another Rusty Sunroof

    I’m a corrosion freak on the 7th - 8th gen as I've discreetly sorted little bits like this at no charge :mellow: and customers are none the wiser. Also look out around the window trims the wheel arches and sub-frame areas, some have been worse than a substantially older higher mileage 6th Gen’s...
  14. hughezee

    My auto gearbox is losing fluid?

    Sorry to here of your troubles m8y, The differential bearing is the most common on 2001-02 and that would be obvious, another thought have you checked the coolant lately as the transmission has cooler lines go into the radiator and these can fail if the coolant turned acidic and will eat into...
  15. hughezee

    6th gen MTF Manual Transmission Fluid Full Change

    Check this topic: http://typeaccord.co.uk/forum/topic/13529-atf-automatic-transmission-fluid-part-change/
  16. hughezee

    Accord handbrake adjustment

    Great post, just a tip Should your the handbrake cable require adjustment, after your happy with the clicks check both wheels spin freely when the handbrake is released :huh: one cable can stretch longer than the other causing an imbalance or even binding on one of the wheels, in the case of...
  17. hughezee

    1998 ES Coupe engine keeps cutting out for no reason

    Shame I have no free time ATM as I could have visited you :mellow: I've resolved a few none start issues on the 2.0es coupes, recently dizzy cap was arching and another was the main relay needed to be re-soldered, although it could be something else in your case. Let us know how you get on ;)
  18. hughezee

    Rear Wheel Bearing

    32mm socket and a breaker bar to free the large nut ;)
  19. hughezee

    Rear Wheel Bearing

    The last few shots where test fit shots that's all :lol: I even replaced the retaining screws on the disk :P Even seated it snug with grease and removed nut again and packed more grease in before returning the cap, its done 15k since and no prob's :)
  20. hughezee

    "v" type

    I've owned both 2.0l and 2.3l simultaneously a 1999 and 2002 the 2001-2002 type-v was the 2.3l 1999-2000 type-v was the 2.0l i have the original brochures to that effect and the 2.3l was definitely the better of the two for handling and mpg, although the 1999 V reg had a better paint finish and...
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