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1.6 d16y5 engine idled high like 4k so i tested the iac and that was replaced, starts&runs fine, then idles up&down when warm?Y?
A faulty or blown fuse in other electronically controlled systems can cause the IAC (idle air control) motor to malfunction, leading to a higher than normal engine idle speed. Other possible causes of a high idle include vacuum leaks, a...
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Which fuse is electronically controlled with the iac , becuase i didnt see one fuse that said anything about the iac valveand when
Unless there is something visible like a vacuum leak through a cracked tube, to diagnose fluctuating idle speed a scan tool is essential to directly observe engine operating parameters. With regard to the idle air control valve, if you apply...
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My 2017 Honda Civic EX honks/beeps when I turn it on. How do I fix that?
A number of things may cause the horn to malfunction which may cause it to randomly fail or continuously go off. The horn switch may be faulty or can short circuit causing this to happen. The horn relay may also...
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Drove into dip, maybe scraped under car?
You would need to have the vehicle put on a car lift to see if there is any damage under the car. You may have not damaged anything but would be on safe side and have it checked.
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I was driving my car and it started to shake when I came to a stop and the engine light started flashing and the shaking continues
Generally, the flashing check engine light indicates a misfire of some kind. Engine misfires can be caused by many different problems and are generally caused by either a spark or fuel issue or in some cases, a combination of both....
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Loud pop and started running hot
A possibility is a head gasket leak where exhaust gas leaks into the cooling system pressurizing the cooling system and blowing out a hose. However, there are other potential, less serious, causes for what you describe. To get the actual...
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How would I go about fixing a cracked exhaust manifold?
The best approach is to replace the manifold with a new one, preferably using a Honda part so you can be sure that it will fit correctly. The problem with "repairs" to the existing manifold is this part will often...
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tensioner snapped off when I tried to apply torque using 19mm wrench to replace serpentine belt. how much to have it replaced?
You can obtain a written quote, and schedule the repair to suit your needs, by simply visiting YourMechanic’s drive belt tensioner replacement services page. Then, once you land on the referred page for tensioner replacement, just click on "Get a...
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03 Honda code P1753 won't move replaced shift solenoid, drove then again nothing. But no code or CL
Hi Dylan. Thanks for contacting us tonight. The code you were given is a Honda / Acura specific OBD-II trouble code. It can be caused by Low transmission fluid level, dirty transmission fluid, torque converter clutch solenoid harness is open...
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my 1998 Honda civic Lx has a problem when i idle it squeals and when i stop and try to go the car almost dies
The belt(s), as well as the belt driven components, can be ruled in or out by disconnecting the belt(s) and then very briefly running the engine. If the noise remains, then engine components are looked at systematically until the source...
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2001 Honda Civic EX 2dr 1.7ltr 4cyl, flashing green key, stalled out. Replaced the Load, Idle Air control &map sensor, won't start
The green key warning light will only be continuous when the engine is running if the immobilizer module or the PCM is faulty. If the warning light is still on constantly while you are presently trying to re-start the car,...
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I have a remote starter that won’t start my car
It is not clear if only the remote start feature is not working or the engine won't start use conventional, in car starting as well. If just the remote start function is not working, the problem is likely in the...
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Its leakinig in the reservoir, the radiator reservoir bottom it's wet
It sounds like you may have a leaking radiator. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to test your radiator for leaks.
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My car over heated so we replaced the thermostat, 3 hoses and flushed the system. 5 days later my gauge is gettin
I would suspect the coolant temperature sensor as well other than the fact that the heat comes out cold. It is possible that you have a coolant leak somewhere that is causing your coolant level to drop. When the coolant...
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My car it's overheating when i open theradiator cap it's empty andReservoir overfilling heater blows cold air after awhilegetswarm
If you do not have an external leak anywhere you can find and keep getting low on coolant then you have a blown head gasket and may need major engine repair for head gaskets and possible head damage. Have a...
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Map lights does not turn on when doors are closed, but work when the door is open.
This is an electrical problem that is resolved using what is referred to as a "circuit trace". A circuit trace pinpoints the wiring (or component) fault that accounts for the misoperation. If you have the factory wiring diagram in hand,...
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Went through a puddle in a honda civic it died now car turns over wont fire
The working theory is that water has intruded somewhere, likely in some electrical component. If you are in a warm, dry climate you might try letting the car dry out. If that doesn't work, or you need a faster resolution,...
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I have a 2000 Honda civic ex. Changed the fuel pump. Now it has no power n the under dash fuse panel not working
If the circuit to the entire "power center" has no power, you can trace the main supply circuit back to the battery to find the interruption. If just the power to the fuel pump relay is interrupted, note that the...
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Radiator hose question
It is normal for the hoses to get hard and hot to the touch when warmed up. If vehicle is overheating then you may have a problem and would need to be tested to see if the system is operating...
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Car does not start
It sounds like you may have had a weak charging system or battery that may have been gradually losing power until it ultimately drained the battery completely. I would suggest having the alternator checked to determine if it is receiving...

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