I money shifted friends Acura rsx the first time I floored it

I money shifted my friends Acura rsx the first time I took the car for a drive. I didn't press the clutch in quick. I took about 10 seconds to realize the engne was in a danger zone as it was over revving. Did I mess up his engine causing it to burn rich? Can multiple drivers of a car make the ECM engine management/ unable to tune properly. Is there anyway to know if other drivers of the car before me may have over revved it or done a money shift. The car seemed to be running ok and some others drove the car when I got back. For some odd reason that same evening he took it up to the auto parts store and had them run an engine code test that that revealed a few things but one of them was a Code for danger engine speed logging the RPM. I am not sure if it logged the time or if there could be multiple danger codes of engine that can be retrieved. Its pointless to mention it to him since he has so many people that have drove it or are using it on a regular basis. It does bother me that I could have done damage to the engine. The car is always being used mainly for Short drives around campus and to stores and jobs nearby off campus. THe car seems to run rich all the time. When it was just my frend driving his car a year ago it never ran rich and seemed to run very clean. I got a ride home everyday in it the last semister of high school because i totaled my car. All those times I never smelled fuel at all. I always admired the car and wanted one the same model and all but it never worked out. Lately its getting real bad. I drove it the other day with the hatchback opened to haul a large item and the smell of fuel was making my stomach sick. It is an Acura RSX type S well maintained until this last year. He started sharing it and letting a bunch of people drive it after we started college and made friends in our apt building on campus. People told him using synthetic oil was a waste so its only had regular conventional oil. Its going about 6 months between oil changes and if its below the line on the dip stick someone typically adds a quart of oil to keep it at the level it needs to be at. Oil filter is being skipped and changed every other time. The car is a 2005 Acura rsx type S manual it usually gets a full tank of 93 octane and then gets 87 octane between but usually no more than a 1/4 tank at the most. I money shifted by friends Acura rsx the first time I took the car for a drive. I didn't press the clutch in quick. I took about 10 seconds to realize the engne was in a danger zone as it was over revving. Did I mess up his engine causing it to burn rich? Can multiple drivers of a car make the ECM engine management/ unable to tune properly. Is there anyway to know if other drivers of the car before me may have over revved it or done a money shift. The car seemed to be running ok and some others drove the car when I got back. For some odd reason that same evening he took it up to the auto parts store and had them run an engine code test that that revealed a few things but one of them was a Code for danger engine speed logging the RPM. I am not sure if it logged the time or if there could be multiple danger codes of engine that can be retrieved. Its pointless to mention it to him since he has so many people that have drove it or are using it on a regular basis. It does bother me that I could have done damage to the engine. The car is always being used mainly for Short drives around campus and to stores and jobs nearby off campus. THe car seems to run rich all the time. When it was just my frend driving his car a year ago it never ran rich and seemed to run very clean. I got a ride home everyday in it the last semister of high school because i totaled my car. All those times I never smelled fuel at all. I always admired the car and wanted one the same model and all but it never worked out. Lately its getting real bad. I drove it the other day with the hatchback opened to haul a large item and the smell of fuel was making my stomach sick. It is an Acura RSX type S well maintained until this last year. He started sharing it and letting a bunch of people drive it after we started college and made friends in our apt building on campus. People told him using synthetic oil was a waste so its only had regular conventional oil. Its going about 6 months between oil changes and if its below the line on the dip stick someone typically adds a quart of oil to keep it at the level it needs to be at. Oil filter is being skipped and changed every other time. The car is a 2005 Acura rsx type S manual it usually gets a full tank of 93 octane and then gets 87 octane between but usually no more than a 1/4 tank at the most. I didn't press the clutch in quick. I took about 10 seconds to realize the engne was in a danger zone as it was over revving. Did I mess up his engine causing it to burn rich? Can multiple drivers of a car make the ECM engine management/ unable to tune properly. Is there anyway to know if other drivers of the car before me may have over revved it or done a money shift. The car seemed to be running ok and some others drove the car when I got back. For some odd reason that same evening he took it up to the auto parts store and had them run an engine code test that that revealed a few things but one of them was a Code for danger engine speed logging the RPM. I am not sure if it logged the time or if there could be multiple danger codes of engine that can be retrieved. Its pointless to mention it to him since he has so many people that have drove it or are using it on a regular basis. It does bother me that I could have done damage to the engine. The car is always being used by someone. Lots of hard driving short drives around campus and to stores and jobs nearby off campus. The car seems to run rich all the time. When it was just my frend driving his car a year ago it never ran rich and seemed to run very clean. I got a ride home everyday in it the last semister of high school because i totaled my car. All those times I never smelled fuel at all. I always admired the car and wanted one the same model and all but it never worked out. Lately its getting real bad. I drove it the other day with the hatchback opened to haul a large item and the smell of fuel was making my stomach sick. It is an Acura RSX type S well maintained until this last year. He started sharing it and letting a bunch of people drive it after we started college and made friends in our apt building on campus. People told him using synthetic oil was a waste so its only had regular conventional oil. Its going about 6 months between oil changes and if its below the line on the dip stick someone typically adds a quart of oil to keep it at the level it needs to be at. Oil filter is being skipped and changed every other time. The car is a 2005 Acura rsx type S manual it usually gets a full tank of 93 octane and then gets 87 octane between but usually no more than a 1/4 tank at the most.

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  • How is your friends Acura RSX doing these days the car that he lets all his college buddies drive and am sure about 1/2 of them beat the h*** out of it just because they can. I'd like to know how the engine has held up. That is if the car was not totaled, stolen or sold. Another question I have is have you ever asked your friend why he lets anyone and everyone drive his car. He must know that everyone of them is having a great time pushing that engine to the limit and the risky chance of someone blowing the motor up or crashing the car all together and totaling it.

  • I would bet money that evertyone who drives your friends Acura RSX has beaten on it and the first opportunity they get floored it and pushed it into the redline zone on the RPM's giving it all its got to see and feel what the car can do. I'd also say you were no the only one who over-revved the engine. When you let a college age male use your car and for that matter several college age males borrow a sprts car they are all gonna drive it like they stole it. You'll have some ace drivers who are naturally good divers and may dog it just because they can. The next set of guys borrowing the car are gonna be wanna be drivers who will end up tearing up the car over time and who will over-rev by mistake destroy the clutch and transmission and prolly burn the valves. You should suggest that your friend install a hidden camera somewhere inside the vehicle so at least he can determine who did what to his car's engine by listening to the audio that is recorded.

  • This is what I understand. Your a worthless driver and you ramble a lot

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