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Old 07-14-11, 05:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok, I'm new here. I have a 1991 white (should know the real color name, but will have to look that up later!) Legend, auto, blue interior, the big engine. Can you tell I'm a girl? I love my Acura and want to keep it. It is falling apart cosmetically. The driver's seat is worn thru to the foam, the top of the back seat and headrests are cracked and split open. I've tried my best to keep the oil changed, and other maintenance things, like changing the timing belt. I have a rebuilt engine with 60K miles on it. Car total miles 209,000! Sure hope it will last til I can save my pennies to get it changed. It's due.

I need some help diagnosing a problem. Got a clunking noise that is getting louder and louder, seems to be right under the floor, maybe to the right a little. Transmission is not having a problem, and I thought maybe it was a wheel bearing but some friends say doesn't sound like it. Is there 2 axles in front? I had one replaced about a 1-1/2 years ago because the CV boot was cracked. But this isn't the same kind of noise. Are there more bearings somewhere in front, and is my wheel going to fly off as I'm driving to Vancouver every other weekend?

There ya go! Love my Acura, only know how to wash it and take it for oil changes! ha!
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Sounds like your transmission mount may be coming to it's end (replace it soon). Read the FAQ as it will most likely answer your question/s. Good luck...
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Old 07-14-11, 06:20 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Welcome to the forum. We're having an Acura lunch/meet next friday at Peso's for dinner. Bunch of us from all over are going. You should try to make it. We'll listen to your car and help you diagnose the prob. Here's the meet info:

NW Legends July Lunch/Meet

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Date: Friday July 22nd
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Location: Peso's Kitchen & Lounge
605 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, WA
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Good to meet you too Willie. I tell ya, when we were walking the Auto-X course and you guys started pulling in, I had no idea who it was until I saw the green machine and we're all like "ooohhhh, that's Willie and the Acuraholicks!"

Glad you guys made it out, and nice meeting all of you.
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Welcome to the forum, go to the meet you will meet a lot of good guys.
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