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I can put my clutch in and put the car in gear and car won't die?
The first issue sounds like you have throttle problem. You may want to take off the intake and see if your throttle body is moving freely. It could be dirty and need to be cleaned. Check the cable that is...
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Check engine light, VSA On light, and EPS light all on while driving.
Car warning lights come on for numerous reasons. The Check Engine Light is the most common light and may be on for several possible reasons. The VSA light relates to the vehicle stability assist system which is like a traction...
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When I accelerate quickly the Check Engine Light comes on.
This may be related to many different things, such as a failing throttle position sensor or a bad mass air flow sensor. The throttle position sensor relays the position of the throttle plate relative to your foot's position on the...
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Chain dragging sound left rear
Hello. You should check if your parking brake is working properly. If you apply the parking brake from a very slow roll (2-3 mph), your Fit should stop straight and not pull to the left or right. I suspect something...
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Check engine light on - persistent misfire 2008 Honda fit
Hello - the P0304 indicates, as you state, a persistent misfire on cylinder 4. This could be due to a bad plug or coil on that cylinder, or a clogged or leaky fuel injector, causing the misfire. "Reading" the color...
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Q: check engine light is on
A fault code p0304 is typically caused by a faulty plug or a failed ignition coil. If it has been quite a while since there has been a tune up done, I would start there. Many times a misfire can...
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When heat is on outside air, exhaust smell. Not when circulating air. Worse when standing behind other cars.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle is designed to pull in the air in from around the vehicle to use in heating the air. When on that setting, the engine is pulling in exhaust fumes. This means that...
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Key green light blinking and car dose not start. The car is a Honda fit hybrid.
Hi there. Check the battery cables and see if they are tight and clean. Then check the immobilizer receiver and see if there is any loose wires or broken wires around it. The immobilizer receiver could have went out and...
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Why would my check engine light come on in my 2005 Honda Fit after it was serviced
Hello. It is not normal for the check engine light to come on after being serviced. Either something was not installed correctly or one of the parts is wrong. It may also be something completely different. I usually start by...
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Rattling noise from engine bay when acceleration pedal is pressed to keep RPM constant 2010 Honda Fit
Hello. Most of the time this is caused by the timing chain making noise in the engine. I will usually check the oil and replace it with the right oil and filter to see if it helps. A poor quality...
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07 Honda Fit Code PO420. Car missing at idle when AC is on and has trouble accelerating, especially up hills, more so with AC on
Hi there.The catalytic converter has two oxygen sensors. One oxygen sensor is positioned in front (upstream) of the catalytic converter and the other oxygen sensor is positioned at the rear (downstream). If the upstream oxygen sensor is working properly, its...
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My 2010 Honda Fit Sport keeps showing a decrease in oil but no oil leak. Last week it was at 15 percent and now its at 10 percent.
The values that you are referring to, 10%, 15%, etc, do not represent the level or amount of oil in the engine. The oil level in your vehicle can only be checked using the engine oil dipstick under the hood....
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I have a 2013 Honda fit with about 20k miles. Sometimes the check engine light turns on with code p2176 and it will turn back off
Modern vehicles no longer have a mechanical connection from the gas pedal to the engine (accelerator cable). It has been replaced with electronic motors and sensors. Potentiometers on the accelerator pedal send signals to the throttle body actuator. They tell...
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My car had code 420 pop up and cylinder 1,2,3 misfire , my car was jerking when I drove and had loss of power
Misfires are frequently caused by ignition coil failures, but there are other possibilities as well. Sometimes I might diagnose a misfire by swapping components between cylinders to see if the misfire moves. Anyway, you are probably on the right track...
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My SRS light is on on my dashboard how much is it going to cost to fix this problem?
There are two components to the repair cost: 1) the cost to diagnose the issue(s); and 2) the actual repair cost once the fault(s) is pinpointed. The former cost is fixed and you can obtain it by referring to YourMechanic's...
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How can you check to see if one or more engine mounts are faulty? 2009 Honda Fit
Hi there - to detect a failed motor/transmission mount, a technician may use a jack or large pry bar to attempt to lift or move the engine/transmission to determine loose motion - indicating a failed mount. Some motor mounts are...
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Q: Misfires
The return of a misfire after replacing ignition components may be an indication of fuel injectors clogged or the engine cylinder compression is too low or valve sticking. Have the fuel injectors cleaned and see if after cleaning and clearing...
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The EPS indicator came on when I started my 2007 Honda Fit.
Yes, you should. There may be a problem with something as simple as a position sensor or there can be an intermittent fault from the electronic motor that give you the power steering assist. The warning like came on and...
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I'm getting two ignition coils replaced on my 2007 Honda Fit and it will cost me 280 without labor. This sounds weird
Hi there. If your engine is stalling out on you and the shop has said that the issue is your ignition coils, try checking the coils and see if there is a spark coming out of them by removing the...
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My honda city here in phil. has CVT w 24k km on it do you think it will last 200k km?? I drive fast and use paddle shifters often
The best way to ensure that a transmission will last as long as it possibly can is to change the fluid at the recommended intervals and to drive the vehicle with care. Oftentimes increasing the RPMs very high for a...

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