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Old 05-22-2014, 01:51 PM   #11
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The auto door locking is only on the automatic transmission models. My manual does NOT have it but the other 2008 SES sedan in our family does and it has an automatic
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Old 05-22-2014, 01:53 PM   #12
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My 2009 5spd SES has both. Auto-lock and unlock.
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2008s didn't get anything. I don't even have an internal trunk release! I have to use the key fob or put the key in the trunk.
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Don't have the inside trunk release also. Was added in later 2009's....mine is an earlier one.
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Old 05-22-2014, 06:15 PM   #15
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Some guys thin out touch up paint to get it to fill chips in a bit more smoothly. I am terrible at touching up too.

The end link joints wearing fast is a known problem. I'd agree with going with Moog from Rockauto. Lowering both sides equally shouldn't place any more load on a sway bar or end links, but yes on other parts.

Fog lights - OEM or good quality replacements. If there are lots of chips on the front of the car (hood edge, bumper), I'd say the problem was the driver - following too closely.

Hanging RPM - I posted a thread on it, and it's been mentioned before. I hate it. You wanna use engine braking (along with brakes) when downshifting before a turn, and the damn computer holds the revs up for a few seconds (3-5? but feels like eternity). Don't think it's a heavy flywheel, since it doesn't do this in neutral IIRC.

Door locks - there is an auto lock, and an auto unlock function. See settings menus on instrument panel, buttons to change are below hvac button area.

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The bumper and hood is chipped, but not out of the ordinary. The road I mentioned is notoriously bad for glass.

The hanging rpm - was there a fix?


Door locks- I dont have this auto locking feature. I think the mechanically stuff is jammed. It randomly did it to my passenger door lock where I couldnt even unlock it at all for awhile! I'll have to pull the door panels off and see what's going on... bleh.

Other than that the car is good. Replaced those front swap bar end links, also got some rear ones that I still need to install.



Now just looking for wheels...
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Old 05-22-2014, 06:17 PM   #16
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Anyone have suggestions for fog lights to order online?

Or should i just order the good quality $75 each ones at my local parts store...
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