Engine Performance problem
1998 Honda Civic 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic
My question is 2 parts: I've got 176K miles on my 1998 honda civic. Long story short, check engine light was on for 2 years, had 02 sensors replaced 2 yrs ago thought that was it & light was just on.
Fast forward to this summer--car died while driving. Towed it to shop. Got an 02 sensor diag code, replaced plugs/wires, distributor (Honda housing) ignition coil, control module, even oil pan gasket valve (was leaking alittle oil) and the 02 sensor. Then got catalytic converter code 420. Brother cleaned out converter AND IT IS TOTALLY EMPTY! Car ran great first 3-4 days. Now progressively getting sluggish again. But DOESNT ACT LIKE IT'S GOING TO DIE THOUGH. Said he is going to do something to the downstream 02 sensor (that wasnt replaced). Could this be problem? Also guess I need moter mounts replaced because have had a shaking going on for 6mths. Im so tired of this problem of not trusting my car. Any ideas?
Wednesday, September 15th, 2010 AT 10:52 PM