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by MrWhoopee
Mon Sep 26, 2016 3:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are these for!?... Window clips?
Replies: 2
Views: 3989

Re: What are these for!?... Window clips?

I think they are intended to control wind noise by holding the window in against the seal when fully closed
by MrWhoopee
Thu May 21, 2015 4:38 pm
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Cold Air Intake - Really?
Replies: 3
Views: 1386

Cold Air Intake - Really?

First off, let me qualify this by saying that I'm an old guy, twice as old as the senior members of this forum and 3x the age of most of you. I have noticed that one of the first "performance" mods done to most 4Gs is a "Cold Air Intake". This isn't my first rodeo, so I have to question the value. I...
by MrWhoopee
Wed May 13, 2015 9:47 pm
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Door interchange-ability
Replies: 10
Views: 3362

Re: Door interchange-ability

I don't know why Honda decided to move the seat belt from the body to the door, other than maybe because of the fact it seemed like a fad back around that time. Purely a US thing. The rest of the world never got these. Could have been a legal issue, or you folks were just lazy to buckle up. :D The ...
by MrWhoopee
Thu May 07, 2015 6:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tires
Replies: 9
Views: 5012

Re: Tires

Michelin Defender, or whatever its successor is. Been running Michelin's since my first car, an MGA. That was back in '69. :o They wear like iron and have excellent grip
by MrWhoopee
Thu May 07, 2015 3:58 am
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Adding cruise control to hatch back
Replies: 8
Views: 2469

Re: Adding cruise control to hatch back

cjohnsontech wrote:I'll look into this for myself too. Let me know how it works out Marc.

And bravo to MrWhoopee! Two posts onto the board and already a good provider of information! Welcome and I look forward to other posts.
(deep voice) Thank you, thank you very much.
by MrWhoopee
Tue May 05, 2015 2:27 am
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Adding cruise control to hatch back
Replies: 8
Views: 2469

Re: Adding cruise control to hatch back

I thought about doing this awhile back in my hatch, but never got around to doing it. I did find this write up on how to add cruise control using a 4th gen sedan set up, though, which is pretty detailed. http://web.archive.org/web/20041208131141/http://home.wideopenwest.com/~tschmidt/cruise.html It...
by MrWhoopee
Sun May 03, 2015 4:13 pm
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Adding cruise control to hatch back
Replies: 8
Views: 2469

Re: Adding cruise control to hatch back

I installed an aftermarket kit similar to this one

http://www.bought4less.com/bought4less/ ... 636-p.html

I've been very happy, and so has my knee.