1986 HONDA ACCORD CARBERATOR

  • Tiny
  • mtyriez71
  • 1986 Honda Accord
  • 2.0L
  • 4 CYL
  • FWD
  • manual
  • 270,000 miles

I was driving down road & went to push clutch in & the RPM jumped up to 6000 & I could not kick it down. I had to ride brake all the way back home.

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Sunday, May 18th, 2014 AT 5:05 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Jacobandnickolas
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Wow! You're lucky you didn't have an accident. Have you checked the throttle and throttle cable to see if something stuck? Also, the gas pedal in the vehicle?

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Sunday, May 18th, 2014 AT 8:18 PM
  • Tiny
  • mtyriez71
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Yes I have checked the whole cable & can't find nothing unless I missed something.

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Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 AT 9:43 AM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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Is the throttle plate closing when the gas pedal is released? For it to rev that high, something must be holding it open.

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Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 AT 5:47 PM

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