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Old 02 Sep 2003, 03:52 pm
Don in Castro Valley, CA
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Default Re: RSX - Type S or Premium???


"SteveR" <steventhursday10@rogers.com> wrote in message
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> Hey Everyone,
> Im looking to get a RSX soon and had a question when looking for a

used
> RSX. I want to get a TypeS, how do i know the car im looking at is a

TypeS
> besides the fact that it might have a plastic "Type S" name on the back of
> the car???? What should i look for to confirm that the car im looking at

is
> a TypeS and not regular.
>
>
> thanks


1) Body colored side panels (below the doors)
2) Six speed transmission
3) 7800 RPM red line on tach
4) Premium fuel only on fuel door

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Don in Castro Valley


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Old 02 Sep 2003, 09:09 pm
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Default Re: RSX - Type S or Premium???

Type S also has cast aluminum intake manifold and standard is plastic.

David Short
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"Don in Castro Valley, CA" <rz500n@comcast.net> wrote in message
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> "SteveR" <steventhursday10@rogers.com> wrote in message
> news:8s45b.359950$4UE.178332@news01.bloor.is.net.c able.rogers.com...
> > Hey Everyone,
> > Im looking to get a RSX soon and had a question when looking for a

> used
> > RSX. I want to get a TypeS, how do i know the car im looking at is a

> TypeS
> > besides the fact that it might have a plastic "Type S" name on the back

of
> > the car???? What should i look for to confirm that the car im looking

at
> is
> > a TypeS and not regular.
> >
> >
> > thanks

>
> 1) Body colored side panels (below the doors)
> 2) Six speed transmission
> 3) 7800 RPM red line on tach
> 4) Premium fuel only on fuel door
>
> HTH
> Don in Castro Valley
>
>



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Old 04 Sep 2003, 04:59 pm
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Default Re: RSX - Type S or Premium???

More than likely, just a bit less power. Here's an article that might help
you decide. http://www.motortrend.com/features/n...41/index3.html

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>
> Don in Castro Valley, CA wrote:
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> > 4) Premium fuel only on fuel door
> >

>
> Not that I would put in any other fuel, but what could
> happen to the car if you put in "Plus" gas all the time?
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