Would you consider this destroying a Civic Type R? - Page 2 - Drive Accord Honda Forums | radio-pro.ru
5Likes
Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
post #16 of 18 Old 12-05-2017, 10:51 AM
Doritos Spinner

UnknownJinX's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2016
location: Victoria, BC, Canada
Posts: 2,605
Thanks: 34
Thanked 142 Times in 130 Posts
Garage
Quote:
Originally Posted by Miker View Post
{bolded}

I believe the 9th gens have that if it's the same as the RX ! If cold start and cold temperature outside if you try to kick it above 3K on the automatic, it cuts back the RPM's to under 2K by itself.

Would that be the same as the RX?

Or a different animal altogether because it's an automatic?
Seems like Series 2(not even Series 1) RX-8 is one of the few cars that shows the reduced redline.

I believe Series 1 RX-8 has 2 stages, 5000 RPM or so under a certain coolant temp and full redline after that depending on the trans.

Series 2 actually has 3 red bars(2 shown in the pic) that show you the variable redline. The redline is 5000 RPM when the coolant temp is below 40C(104F), 7000 RPM when the coolant temp is between 40C(104F) and 74C(165F), and full redline(9000 for MT, 7500 for AT) above that. My car is MT, and I recall there is one time I went past 5k when cold by accident, and the car cut fuel like how it would when I get to 9500RPM when fully warmed up.


I think there is one time I drove the my 8th Gen Accord hard when cold. I didn't feel like the car cut power or anything and I went past the 3k mark.

It's kinda strange that most other cars don't have that, especially those with a digital tach. Are the manufacturers counting on dummies breaking their engines when they are cold to make more money?

Sent via MHA-L29. Whatever.


2008 Honda Accord Coupé EX-L V6 w/Navi 5AT PMM(sadly sold)

You will be remembered.

1999 Toyota Corolla CE 5MT SM(sold)

2009 Mazda RX-8 GT w/Navi 6MT VRM


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
UnknownJinX is online now
The Following User Says Thank You to UnknownJinX For This Useful Post:
Miker (12-05-2017)
Advertisement

post #17 of 18 Old 12-05-2017, 12:00 PM
Runnin' in the 90s

enne's Avatar

Join Date: Nov 2015
location: Pennsyltucky
Posts: 4,214
Thanks: 312
Thanked 261 Times in 238 Posts
Garage
The car is rev limiting itself Mike

THE CAR IS REV LIMITING ITSELF MIKE



To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
1999 Honda Accord LX Sedan 2.3 F23A4 147K Airwrap Jet Black
---------------------------------------------------------------------------------

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
1998 Chevy Camaro Coupe 3.8 3800 II 124K Sebring Silver
---------------------------------------------------------------------------------

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
2002 Chevy Cavalier LS Sedan 2.2 LN2 138K Sandrift Metallic
enne is online now
post #18 of 18 Old 12-05-2017, 08:47 PM
DIY Kid/Hypermiler

Das Chicken's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2014
location: Georgia
Posts: 627
Thanks: 62
Thanked 112 Times in 82 Posts
Garage
Quote:
Originally Posted by UnknownJinX View Post
Seems like Series 2(not even Series 1) RX-8 is one of the few cars that shows the reduced redline.

I believe Series 1 RX-8 has 2 stages, 5000 RPM or so under a certain coolant temp and full redline after that depending on the trans.

Series 2 actually has 3 red bars(2 shown in the pic) that show you the variable redline. The redline is 5000 RPM when the coolant temp is below 40C(104F), 7000 RPM when the coolant temp is between 40C(104F) and 74C(165F), and full redline(9000 for MT, 7500 for AT) above that. My car is MT, and I recall there is one time I went past 5k when cold by accident, and the car cut fuel like how it would when I get to 9500RPM when fully warmed up.
You know what, I just remembered that the S2000 has a lower cold rev limiter too. My dad was driving(NOT ME!) his s2000 with the engine still cold, floored it and it stopped at 6000. It has nothing to indicate the cold rev limiter on the tach.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


Quote:
Originally Posted by qman View Post
Ah so you do have a drinking problem. You do not drink enough.
Quote:
Originally Posted by RickBlaine View Post
When I was little girl in Russia...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Cropgun View Post
You high?
2006 Honda Accord EX 6-6 Sedan Tafetta White 155K miles. DIY coroplast undertray, hybrid rear diffuser, Odyssey intake spacer milled down to 1.3", Engine block heater, Power steering delete, Acura RSX rims
Das Chicken is offline
Advertisement

Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Drive Accord Honda Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
The answer to the random question may be found under the Off Topic section of the forums and in the "Drive Accord Forums" category.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Linear Mode Linear Mode
Rate This Thread:



Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may 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 On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to


Related pages


1996 honda accord headlight bulb65 rpm to mphanti theft device categoryi put 5w20 instead of 5w30 oil2004 ford f150 aux inputswitchback led stripbitogbroken trunk latchreplace door lock actuatorprogram aftermarket keyless entry remotekenwood excelon ddx812bead leak tireacura tl torque converter problemshonda accord factory radio code2008 honda accord turbo kitzanardi nsxvtec solenoid cleaninghonda accord transmission fluid change interval2005 honda civic trade in valueaftermarket rims brands2006 honda pilot catalytic converterhir headlightshonda civic seat belt buckle2003 honda accord maintenance lighttint shop rochester nyrain ex wipershonda customer service usareplacement torsion bars2014 honda civic econ button8th gen civic mods2005 honda pilot rims2003 acura mdx air conditioning problems2006 honda pilot tow hitch2002 honda accord fuel tank capacitygorrilla lockshonda accord 2010 lx pquarter panel replacement costchevron techron injector cleaner2003 saturn vue v6 transmissionsrs light on honda accord 2001tire size substitutionhonda accord timing belt replacement schedulevenza forumscarbon fiber interior trimdifference between 51 and 51r batteryclear bra torontorsx exedy clutchsteering wheel shakes when braking hardhonda civic transmission codes2004 hyundai sonata timing belt replacement costdiscount tire vs discount tire directpower steering pump rebuilddraw honda civicflamenco black pearlstretch tire calculatorhonda headrest dvd playeraltima forumsheadlight lense replacementhonda atf-z12001 honda accord headlight assemblyvvscv3 for salek&n typhoon civic si2007 honda accord radio unlock codehonda cr v dealer invoicesil glydeb1 maintenance honda civicare mastercraft tires any good5x100 bolt patternadvan rs rimsacura tsx intaketein tech springshonda accord 2005 radio problemstires at costco prices