WON'T START

  • Tiny
  • maksymkow
  • 2002 Acura TL
  • 6 CYL
  • FWD
  • automatic
  • 91,000 miles

2002 acura tl type s The car starts fine every morning, but when used to make several stops, at some point it won't start. It turns over, the battery is fine, but it won't start until it cools down for about a half hour or so.

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 AT 1:49 AM

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  • Tiny
  • FUNGUY4
  • Member

Do u have a check engine light on?

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Thursday, December 16th, 2010 AT 12:06 PM
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  • maksymkow
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A service engine light is on, but we had just had the oil changed and they did not shut it off

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Thursday, December 16th, 2010 AT 12:25 PM
  • Tiny
  • KHLow2008
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Intermittent non starting can be due to many factors and when problem occurs, you need to test what is missing.

http://www.2carpros.com/articles/car-cranks-but-wont-start

MAINTENANCE REQUIRED - PROCEDURE 4

1. At 5900-6100 miles MAINT REQ'D light blinks for 10 seconds when the ignition switch is turned to ON (II) position. At 7400-7600 miles MAINT REQ'D light illuminates and stays on while ignition switch is in ON (II) position.

2. To reset MAINT REQ'D light, turn ignition switch to OFF position. Push and hold the Trip or Select and the reset buttons simultaneously. Turn ignition switch to ON (II) position, and continue to hold buttons for more than 10 seconds.

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Friday, December 17th, 2010 AT 11:55 PM

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