Hondata's FlashPro offers the unbeatable combination of simplicity and tuning flexibility for the Si engine. The unit provides not only maximum performance, but fuel economy as well. Connecting through a laptop's USB port to the diagnostic port, FlashPro provides speedy programming and a variety of calibrations, without the painful task of modifying your ECU. This allows tuning for maximum performance and economy, whether naturally aspirated or utilizing forced induction. FlashPro also allows you to check and clear your diagnostic codes, and provides custom gauges for most laptops. Available in June 2009 for around $795, this is a must have for any Civic owner.
MoTeC PDMs provide electronically switched power to various systems in your vehicle, such as motors, lights, solenoids, even ECUs and data acquisition systems. They consolidate power distribution into one compact unit, eliminating the need for traditional relays, fuses and circuit breakers, resulting in simplified wiring looms, reduced weight and greater reliability. MoTeC's two new models, the PDM15 and PDM30, provide user-defined, software-driven control over the entire vehicle's power needs, and can be programmed to make quick, smart decisions when the driver can't.
The Absorber XL
The Absorber is one of the most useful products we've ever come across. Made of Poly Vinyl Alcohol (PVA), it outperforms all leather chamois and multiple terry cloth towels, leaving a streak-free finish. For the bigger jobs, CleanTools has recently released the Absorber XL, measuring a whopping 29 X 18 inches. Machine washable, the Absorber and Absorber XL are both safe for all paint finishes, will not remove any wax, and can be stored wet in the included storage container. For more information on the Absorber and other fine car care products, log on to
Need more power from your forced induction application? Look no further; Canfield Industries has the solution: The Exhaust Bypass Valve (EBV). The valve opens as boost builds allowing the turbo to spool faster, creating more power from the reduction of backpressure in the exhaust system. The EBV performs like a higher performance turbo for your engine, but at a fraction of the price. Made from aluminum, stainless steel, and high-temp bronze, the EBV is a lightweight, corrosion-resistant product that will perform for years. The valve has a 3-inch inner diameter and a 3.75-inch outer diameter. The EBV comes standard with a steel v-flange for easy integration into your current exhaust system and can be purchased with or without an actuator-your choice.
Meguiar's has been producing state-of-the-art formulations for over 100 years, helping car nuts make their pride and joy show car perfect. Hot Shine Tire Gel is perfect for anyone who wants an intense, long-lasting shine for their rubber parts. The new compound helps stop tire browning, and conditions tires for long lasting results that withstand rain, snow and repeated washings. For your ride's exterior, SwirlX provides a show-ready shine, producing a deep, crystal-clear finish that wipes off effortlessly. The Ultimate Compound is the quick and easy way to cut defected surfaces and achieve results better than rubbing and polishing. The Ultimate Compound uses micro-abrasives that are strong enough to remove imperfections like water spots, but don't induce newer and smaller scratches.