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Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 08-14-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By ThirstyTree
Should ounly have a pilot bearing there. Do you...

Should ounly have a pilot bearing there. Do you mean a dowel between the bellhousing and the block, or the dowels on the flywheel that mate to clutch?
Forum: 1st Gen. Legend General Discussion 05-10-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,770
Posted By ThirstyTree
I have Green L leds off Amazon, been a few years...

I have Green L leds off Amazon, been a few years and theyve never failed. The have a braided heat sink that barely gets warm, and theyre powerful. Had em in my coupe for awhile and now i ditched the...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 05-10-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By ThirstyTree
If you go aftermarket, be sure to plastigage and...

If you go aftermarket, be sure to plastigage and file the bearings. The oem rod and main bearings have a dozen different sizes, anf they are marked on the front counterweight on the crank(rod sizes)...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 05-10-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,224
Posted By ThirstyTree
The temp sender has a very simple female bullet...

The temp sender has a very simple female bullet connector. Ot might be loose or corroded, often if green powder exists on the connector its also goes a few inches up the wires inside the insulation....
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 10-21-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 1,735
Views: 76,272
Posted By ThirstyTree
Your thermostat is probably broken, replace with...

Your thermostat is probably broken, replace with an OEM one from Acura.
Forum: SoCal 07-31-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,219
Posted By ThirstyTree
IMSA Laguna Seca

Free race tickets for IMSA and Acura corral parking.
Forum: SoCal 04-16-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,498
Posted By ThirstyTree
SoKal Glendora Ridge Run 4/20/19

Sorry for the late notice, but i only posted it on Facebook a week ago too. HMU for any questions hope to see ya there. Details in attached thumbs
Forum: OEM Parts 11-18-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 876
Posted By ThirstyTree
Junkyard, ebay, or what MarcD said

Junkyard, ebay, or what MarcD said
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 11-14-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,058
Posted By ThirstyTree
Yep wiki been dead for at least a month now :(

Yep wiki been dead for at least a month now :(
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 09-13-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By ThirstyTree
I have a good used one if still needed, cheap. Pm...

I have a good used one if still needed, cheap. Pm me
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 09-13-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By ThirstyTree
Pull the pump again and make sure the wiring on...

Pull the pump again and make sure the wiring on the pump sender itself isnt pinched or grounding out. Does the engine light come on forthree seconds and shut off when you cycle key to on?
Forum: Second Generation Legend (1991 - 1995) 06-29-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 28,206
Posted By ThirstyTree
Some install notes: *Simply removing the blue...

Some install notes:
*Simply removing the blue plug from an auto ecu WILL run. But it wont idle properly. Cut resistor 422 in the ecu, pics in ecu section of acuralegendwiki.org
*Instead of stacking...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 01-22-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,039
Posted By ThirstyTree
Sweet build cant wait to see this 1/4 mile. I...

Sweet build cant wait to see this 1/4 mile. I love your decision to go c32, its better at high revs and has less rotating mass than the c35. Id highly reccommend at 350k that you rering and change...
Forum: SoCal 12-02-2017, 05:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,978
Posted By ThirstyTree
Ill have signs up inside the park at turns...

Ill have signs up inside the park at turns...
Forum: SoCal 11-11-2017, 02:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,978
Posted By ThirstyTree
SoKal Legends BBQ

Dec 3, noon at Oneill Park in Trabuco Canyon. Hanging and grubbing followed by scenic rolling shots down live oak canopied twisties. Contact Mark for questions 714-493-5292

O'Neill Regional Park...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 08-17-2017, 02:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By ThirstyTree
Rebuild kit and bearings are less than $35, not...

Rebuild kit and bearings are less than $35, not too hard if u have a vise

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Forum: New Member Introductions 08-17-2017, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 483
Posted By ThirstyTree
Front lower control arms? If so you are referring...

Front lower control arms? If so you are referring to the radius rod bushing. You have to buy the whole bracket new or poly filled from Alan Jackson, or there is a diy in here where someone used...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 08-17-2017, 02:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,879
Posted By ThirstyTree
Take it to Sr5guy even if there are only dirt...

Take it to Sr5guy even if there are only dirt roads covered in black ice uphill both ways. He is THE Legend master mechanic nationally. These cars are special, and deserve an enthusiast mechanic who...
Forum: SoCal 07-04-2017, 10:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,385
Posted By ThirstyTree
SoKal CA39 Meet

Meet at Sonic Burger in Duarte 3pm July 16th. From there we will be driving up CA39 and back down GMR, ending at Starbucks in Glendora. Message me at 714-493-5292 for any questions -Mark

Sonic...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 06-27-2017, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,594
Posted By ThirstyTree
I just completed this on a friends 93 sedan....

I just completed this on a friends 93 sedan. Thanks for the help the wiring diagram isnt too clear. One thing i would change from the op is where u pick up power and ground. That red/wht wire im...
Forum: The Water Cooler 05-09-2017, 03:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,189
Posted By ThirstyTree
I only joined FB for the Legend group. I havent...

I only joined FB for the Legend group. I havent gotten tired of spoon feeding the same info yet, at least for those that arent hopeless ie grammar. Where FB kills .org is the event planning. What...
Forum: Legend Builds 05-06-2017, 12:20 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 18,922
Posted By ThirstyTree
You wont need to bend the hardline on the stock...

You wont need to bend the hardline on the stock rail, just the RL rail but the new filter location isnt the reason for that either. Ends up same spot 3" lower

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Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 05-04-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By ThirstyTree
Check that trans mount and the motor mounts,...

Check that trans mount and the motor mounts, probably your vibration and upshift problem.
First thing to do for your low idle would be to clean your throttle body. If that dosnt fix it idle the...
Forum: NALM 05-04-2017, 12:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,721
Posted By ThirstyTree
Registered and paid Sent from my LGLS676...

Registered and paid

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Forum: Legend Builds 05-04-2017, 11:58 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 18,922
Posted By ThirstyTree
I just mounted my gauge on top of the filter. It...

I just mounted my gauge on top of the filter. It fits if you unbolt the filter bracket and mount the filter lower. Nice open spot in the hood just above it.

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Forum: Merchants' Corner 04-25-2017, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,899
Posted By ThirstyTree
Omw to NALM, none available until 6/12/17 ...

Omw to NALM, none available until 6/12/17


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Forum: SoCal 03-20-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,444
Posted By ThirstyTree
10 in total at different points of the meet. All...

10 in total at different points of the meet. All were accounted for except the two coupes in this pic
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170320/66ec1c26ca95d91b624b284da1c4f766.jpg
Pic from just...
Forum: SoCal 03-18-2017, 08:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,444
Posted By ThirstyTree
Hey Steve, please roll by! Looks like 12-17...

Hey Steve, please roll by! Looks like 12-17 Legends will be there. If needed call me @ 714-345-7101 if you need to find us tomorrow or have any questions. Next meet will be announced next week if u...
Forum: SoCal 03-13-2017, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,444
Posted By ThirstyTree
SoKal Silverado Meet

Sunday, March 19th 1-5 PM
Silverado Cafe
28272 Silverado Canyon Rd.
Silverado, CA 92676

Meet in the parking lot between Silverado Cafe and Silverado Market, then a cruise up Silverado Canyon...
Forum: Second Gen Legend Gallery -- 1991 - 1995 03-09-2017, 02:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,654
Posted By ThirstyTree
Thanks Gabe, but ive been hunting CL for years...

Thanks Gabe, but ive been hunting CL for years looking for the right Legend to murder at the right price. Blown engine, body and interior shot, but 120k or less on clock
Forum: Second Gen Legend Gallery -- 1991 - 1995 03-07-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,654
Posted By ThirstyTree
Seattle Silver Metallic Roll Call!!!!

Thanks its an auto, if i ever find a donor car itll get a five speed


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Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 02-22-2017, 09:34 AM
Replies: 1,735
Views: 76,272
Posted By ThirstyTree
Oem for the water pump. Buy a cheap head gasket...

Oem for the water pump. Buy a cheap head gasket set on rockauto, and buy the head gaskets separately in Felpro. Toss the cheap head gaskets and use the rest. Gates is good for the timing set, get one...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-06-2017, 09:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 397
Posted By ThirstyTree
Welcome Devard. Do you also own a Legend? If you...

Welcome Devard. Do you also own a Legend? If you are on Facebook check out the Acura Legend Owners and Enthusiasts page


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Forum: Second Gen Legend Gallery -- 1991 - 1995 12-22-2016, 03:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,654
Posted By ThirstyTree
http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20161222/e9280e5bb...

http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20161222/e9280e5bb74495e872d15d6367daec1a.jpghttp://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20161222/e2084496be8f523ef17c1da666323c6c.jpghttp://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20161222/34203...
Forum: Second Generation Legend (1991 - 1995) 10-15-2016, 01:04 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 17,832
Posted By ThirstyTree
Moonroof Tilt

Ive done a few sedan tilt mods, and never encountered a problem, nor have i seen those stops. Maybe all the ones ive done have been early ka7s? Thanks for the reply im sure ill remember this when i...
Forum: Second Generation Legend (1991 - 1995) 10-13-2016, 09:38 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 17,832
Posted By ThirstyTree
Those metal bumpers are still there, the po just...

Those metal bumpers are still there, the po just moved them to allow tilt. You can easily reverse this by moving them back. Follow the DIY


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Forum: Legend Builds 10-11-2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 15,544
Posted By ThirstyTree
Please archive on .org! I was a FB naysayer till...

Please archive on .org! I was a FB naysayer till about a year ago, and only joined because of the .org community. This build will be talked about 20 years from now, and wont be found on FB


Sent...
Forum: SoCal 10-05-2016, 06:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,001
Posted By ThirstyTree
SoKal Oct and Nov meets

Justin Brand 3rd Annual Memorial Car Show/ SoKal Legends Oct. Meet
Pm me for any questions, afterwards we might do some photos or target shooting, maybe both depending on the show. ...
Forum: Second Generation Legend (1991 - 1995) 09-22-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,530
Posted By ThirstyTree
B&M CommandFlo install on RL fuel pressure regulator

Parts:
B&M CommandFlo
Small piece of radiator hose
Tools:
Bench grinder
Side cutters
Scissors
Pen
After installing an RL fuel rail (its shiny and has a dampner) i was left with too much fuel...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 09-04-2016, 11:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 496
Posted By ThirstyTree
Is the rest of the Legend nice? Mileage? Im a...

Is the rest of the Legend nice? Mileage? Im a professional mechanic and enthusiast about six hours from you but i can kill those quotes you got and do everything better. Pm me for prices if shes...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend Performance Enhancements 09-04-2016, 11:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,017
Posted By ThirstyTree
Type 1 to Type 2 head/intake swap

You can have a machine shop put type 2 intake valves into a type 1 head, and its physically the same. The type 2 intake manifold is an upgrade in volume and runner shape. Ud be better off porting the...
Forum: The Water Cooler 08-01-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,191
Posted By ThirstyTree
http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160802/e385a738e...

http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160802/e385a738ef74fed2740aa24fb76abf82.jpg
If you pull the throttle body off, youll be able to see how bad it is down there. Im running a breather. I had the TB...
Forum: Merchants' Corner 07-31-2016, 10:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,899
Posted By ThirstyTree
PAIR block plates

http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160801/299bc9d9e55a5675c14a2353a3ee98e0.jpg
http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160801/23cf2bfec4b630d6dca98334189e8a23.jpg
1/4" steel, painted gloss black.
Used...
Forum: SoCal 07-31-2016, 09:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,016
Posted By ThirstyTree
SoKal Legends Speedzone Meet

Friday, Aug. 5th join us 9-12 PM at 17871 Castleton St
City of Industry, California 91748
9-10:30 chilling with the cars in the lot, then racing on the slick track till midnightish. $10 per race,...
Forum: 1st Gen. Legend General Discussion 07-23-2016, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,781
Posted By ThirstyTree
Before you smog it, spray paint the blue part...

Before you smog it, spray paint the blue part with aluminum paint and they wont hassle you at all.


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Forum: SoCal 07-03-2016, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,244
Posted By ThirstyTree
SoKal Legends shop day BBQ

Saturday, July 16th 2-10PM
2349 W La Palma Ave. #106
Anaheim, CA 92801
Come by and hang out, work on Legends, and eat some grub. Lifts and tools first come first serve, bring some food or drink to...
Forum: SoCal 07-03-2016, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,299
Posted By ThirstyTree
July 17th cancelled, new event posted ...

July 17th cancelled, new event posted


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Forum: SoCal 05-27-2016, 08:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,299
Posted By ThirstyTree
June and July '16 Socal Meets

Friday June 3rd @ 9-midnight we will meet at Lowes next door to Speedzone LA. No kids after 10 so bring $8 so we can all hit the drift cart track. Bring your Legend no matter the condition please!! ...
Forum: 1st Gen. Legend General Discussion 04-11-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,571
Posted By ThirstyTree
Those transmissions last as long as theyre...

Those transmissions last as long as theyre serviced every 30k. Honda/Acura started stretching or even eliminating trans services to lower cost of ownership on paper, and increase dealer service...
Forum: 2nd Gen. Legend General Discussion 03-17-2016, 06:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 779
Posted By ThirstyTree
Ive seen scaled models of the G2 as a kit and a...

Ive seen scaled models of the G2 as a kit and a Matchbox style car posted here or on FB in the last two years
Editing to add links...
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