HONDA CIVIC 2000. RESTARTING PROBLEMS.

  • Tiny
  • Lorri
  • 2000 Honda Civic

I have a 2000 Honda Civic. Car will start up fine. After driving around neighborhood to store it won't restart. If I leave it for an hour or 2 it will start up again. Mechanic cannot diagnose problem because he can't replicate it. It starts every time for him but I don't think they are running it first since someone cannot just stay with the car and they can't leave it in their lot running with the key in it

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Thursday, June 21st, 2012 AT 12:13 PM

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  • ASEMaster6371
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Sounds like fuel related but you need to leave it with them and let them drive it to get it to do it.

Roy

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Thursday, June 21st, 2012 AT 1:37 PM
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Intermittent problems are always a headache, especially when they seem to fear mechanics.

I agree with roy that it most probably is fuel related and the most common of such symptom would be the PGM-FI main relay which controls the fuel pump. Have that checked.

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Thursday, June 21st, 2012 AT 5:49 PM

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