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Old 01-12-2008, 08:59 PM
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Obx?

Give me the good, the bad, and the ugly on the company OBX. They make a few things for the 4g at pretty good prices...jw how their reputation is.
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i used to have a OBX type R muffler, when i bought my lude it was already on there it had a N1 style 4in tip, honestly i liked the sound it was deep and sounded pretty good not like a fart can at all, the only problem was that it hung really low so i sold it to my friend for $50
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The performance parts sucks. They are good for side markers and stuff like that but you get what you pay for.
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Old 01-12-2008, 10:05 PM
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i bought some bumper indicator lenses off their ebay site and they were made from a cheap and nasty plastic that fell apart after 3 weeks so had to buy some more..
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Wow, I would've thought at least those would hold up. I had some on my 4th gen and they held up until I hit a ditch.
I've heard that their H22 valve covers are real OEM Honda covers and they just shave the lettering off and repaint them.
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I've heard that their H22 valve covers are real OEM Honda covers and they just shave the lettering off and repaint them.
why would they do that? pretty dumb idea if you ask me
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Because Honda filed a lawsuit. I guess they didn't want to be associated with cheap quality.
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Because Honda filed a lawsuit. I guess they didn't want to be associated with cheap quality.
hehe..thats funny, take something which looks top class and fuk it right up
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Got a OBX Cat. converter, the welds look good and it is non-rust, turned a cool looking purple. Has bigger piping than stock and O2 plugs (has a bolt because of OBD1) Had for almost a year no problems. Better than rattling stock one. LOL
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haha well I guess I'll only getting the brake rotors then...because for drilled/slotted they are like 80 shipped and one of mine is warped. Or I may decide to get 2 for $12 at the junkyard lol

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Got a OBX Cat. converter, the welds look good and it is non-rust, turned a cool looking purple. Has bigger piping than stock and O2 plugs (has a bolt because of OBD1) Had for almost a year no problems. Better than rattling stock one. LOL
hm, now that you mention it i think mine is rattling..something on the exhaust is
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Old 01-12-2008, 11:51 PM
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OBX is good for nothing but shiny parts that do not help with performance
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i agree that you get what you pay for aswell
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