First Civic Owner - HondaCivicForum.com


General Civic Talk Talk about the Honda Civic generally here.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 02-22-2006, 11:10 PM
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location:
Posts: 8
Default First Civic Owner

And it's also my first car.

A '95 Honda Civic with slightly over 160-thousand miles on it, as well as a ripped out deck and missing speakers.
It's also got some dings and scrapes, but it was pretty damned cheap.

I'm likely not looking to race it, but I would like to know if there are any general appearance or interior modifications I should make to enjoy the ride more (aside from, obviously, replacing the speakers and deck).
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 02-22-2006, 11:14 PM
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location:
Posts: 321
Default RE: First Civic Owner

I too have a 95 but I went the total opposite I wanted speed and not looks but you could always start with a exhaust and CAI.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 02-22-2006, 11:23 PM
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location:
Posts: 8
Default RE: First Civic Owner

Quote:
ORIGINAL: usmc2b2004

I too have a 95 but I went the total opposite I wanted speed and not looks but you could always start with a exhaust and CAI.
You're going to have to break everything down for me like I'm a four-year-old.

I have no idea what a CAI is, and any other abbreviations will probably be lost on me, too.

:-/

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 02-22-2006, 11:26 PM
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location:
Posts: 321
Default RE: First Civic Owner

Sorry well most people start a "new" car off by getting a Cold Air Intake and Exhaust. Just to add a little kick and make it sound better.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 02-22-2006, 11:34 PM
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location:
Posts: 8
Default RE: First Civic Owner

Quote:
ORIGINAL: usmc2b2004

Sorry well most people start a "new" car off by getting a Cold Air Intake and Exhaust. Just to add a little kick and make it sound better.
Are these parts at places like Kragen or Auto-zone?
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 02-22-2006, 11:38 PM
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location:
Posts: 321
Default RE: First Civic Owner

I wouldn't you can easily get good deals on the net...
http://www.modacar.com/
thats where i get most of my stuff.
They are desent on prices.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 02-22-2006, 11:41 PM
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location:
Posts: 8
Default RE: First Civic Owner

Quote:
ORIGINAL: usmc2b2004

I wouldn't you can easily get good deals on the net...
http://www.modacar.com/
thats where i get most of my stuff.
They are desent on prices.
Thanks, man!

Anything else that I might want to do for appearance, or maybe a slight bit to performance?
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 02-22-2006, 11:43 PM
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location:
Posts: 321
Default RE: First Civic Owner

Man there is a world of things you can do surf the threads and get some more info but Yea you got a really good car.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 02-23-2006, 09:00 AM
HCF Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Bay Area, Cali
Posts: 729
Default RE: First Civic Owner

Kragen = AEM parts.....yucko
avoid any tail lights with Alteza anywhere on the package.
Go to EBay and type in 92-95 Honda Civic.....you'd be surprised what comes up.

Cold Air Intake yes
Exhaust header and cat back exhaust system Yes
Rims Nothing over 17" yes
Have fun and take pictures.

You could go crazy and change out the interior seats with similar year hondas (preludes, integras, newer civic) just what ever floats your boat
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 02-23-2006, 09:32 AM
Forty04's Avatar
Laced with Sarcasm
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 15,279
Default RE: First Civic Owner


Quote:
ORIGINAL: Dogmeat

Kragen = AEM parts.....yucko
WTF?!? AEM makes quality product
Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
First Civic, first build, first DIY Y_dolan New Member Introductions 3 09-10-2013 11:58 AM
Former S2000 owner, soon to be Civic SI Coupe owner, questions roadie114 New Member Introductions 1 08-20-2010 08:31 AM
Current 97' Civic owner,future civic 10' owner manosths New Member Introductions 0 02-14-2010 01:09 AM
First-Time Civic Owner - '07 Civic LX Coupe Axian New Member Introductions 6 06-29-2007 03:59 PM
Long Time BMW enthusiast owner... Now Civic Owner dangerranger21 New Member Introductions 9 07-11-2006 11:38 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Advertising
Featured Sponsors

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 11:38 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.