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Old 06-05-2008, 07:43 AM   #1
 
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i have an 03 rsx type s and i currently have a buzzing noise at 3000rpms and cant quite figure out what it is? a friend saidd that i needed a buzz eliminator kit? not sure what that is...anyone know whats going on?
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Where does the sound come from? Take off the I-Vtec cover and see if it still does it.
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no it sounds like its coming from the exhaust at 3000rpms
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Probably a heat shield then. You didn't even look under the car while someone revs it? What exhaust do you have?
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i took the heat sheild off of the cat. i have dc headers and a greddy evo 2 exhaust.
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does anyone know what a buzz eliminator kit is?
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^^^ ya a buzz elimnator kit def worth the money also u may wanna check out ur muffler bearings in the back most likey have a shot bearing happens all the time with that setup u have
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^^^ ya a buzz elimnator kit def worth the money also u may wanna check out ur muffler bearings in the back most likey have a shot bearing happens all the time with that setup u have
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To original poster. There is no such thing as a buzz eliminator.

it was a joke jerkoff
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i would check the header. usually a small cracked header buzz around 3k rpm. happened to me before on my dc2 stock header.
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i took the heat sheild off of the cat. i have dc headers and a greddy evo 2 exhaust.
Good combination. Click the image to open in full size.

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You didn't even look under the car while someone revs it?
Try doing this.


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