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  • 1992 Honda Accord

Engine Performance problem
1992 Honda Accord 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual 36107 miles

When starting the car in the morning the car is cold and it will start but after runing the car for a half hour or so and shuting it off then the car will not start up for 10 or 15 minutes

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Thursday, July 15th, 2010 AT 12:30 PM

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  • rasmataz
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If it refuses to start don't wait for nothing- do below to find out if its fuel or spark problem that's causing it not to start-something has to give.

Get a helper disconnect a sparkplug wire or 2 and ground it to the engine atleast 3/16 away from ground-have helper crank engine over-do you have a snapping blue spark? If so-you have a fuel related problem, check the fuel pressure to rule out the fuel filter/fuel pump/pressure regulator and listen to the injector/s are they pulsing or hook up a noid light. No snapping blue spark continue to troubleshoot the ignition system-power input to the coil/coil packs, coil's resistances, cap and rotor, distributor pick-up coil, ignition control module, cam and crank sensors and computer Note: If it doesn't apply disregard it.

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Friday, July 16th, 2010 AT 1:35 AM

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