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Theres grease oozing from the inner cv joint
The CV joint boot is leaking out its lubricant grease. This is most commonly caused by a joint rubber boot is cracked or torn and also the clamps that hold the boots in place can be loose or out of...
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Clear liquid is leaking from the right side of the car, where could this be coming from?
It sounds like you may have an axle seal leaking. This may or may not have been caused by the axle replacement, or the seal could simply be hard and brittle. Any seal can become hard and brittle over time...
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Cv joint keeps breaking
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be experiencing one of several different issues. The first thing to consider is the quality of the replacement you purchased. Re-manufactured CV joints are not terribly uncommon. When you purchase the...
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My car chokes on start up, sometimes it turns on fine but other times it will choke or even turn completely off.
The intermittent engine stalling may be the result of a dirty or faulty idle air control valve. This could also be caused by a leaking or faulty fuel pressure regulator, which is delivering too much fuel or not enough fuel....
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engine sputtering in the rain and having a harder time starting in the cold recently
Consistent occurrence of poor operation during periods of high humidity is a clear sign of current leakage in the ignition system. Such leakage can occur as moisture provides an unintended path to ground on the high tension spark plug wires...
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Car not starting - maybe ignition coil?
You will need to take out one spark plug wire off a spark plug and put it near a ground with a screw driver or spark tester installed and crank engine to see if there is spark. If no spark...
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Clutch problem 1991 Acura Integra
Hi there - if in fact your transmission is still locked in gear, this would be the correct behavior. If the shifter linkage has failed with the transmission still in gear; or the clutch is dragging or the pilot bearing...
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My car has possible alternator problems
Replacing the battery was a good first move, but it may not be the end of your problems. The alternator may not be charging up to it's capacity. You might not notice a problem for a while with a new...
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All tires are locked car won't move at all
Your parking brakes may have seized. Try to jack up a back wheel and see if it can be turned to see if the brakes seized? If it did then you will need to have the parking brake cable and...
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Driverside engine vibration at warm idle.
Hi there. Quite often the type of vibration you are describing can be caused by a loose motor mount. It's not uncommon for only one side to wear out, but as one becomes loose, excessive pressure is applied to the...
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Headlight on the passenger side keeps going out. Have replaced the bulb and the ballast.
Hi there. Check the harness to the headlight with the headlight switch on and see if there is a voltage present. If there is a voltage, then check for resistance on the ground side of the harness. If there is...
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F20B engine felt and sounded like it scraped against something while driving. Now the car cranks but won't start.
The scraping noise was the timing belt rubbing on the timing cover. The issue could be the timing belt may have jumped a tooth. This will cause the engine to have a no start condition. Check the timing on the...
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I have a crank no start issue. I'm not getting any spark
It seems like you have addressed the common culprits that can cause a no spark situation. However another component that is a common failure point in Acura / Honda products of that era is the ignitor. The ignition ignitor is...
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white smoke coming out of tailpipe after changing head gasket engine oil is very low car has tons of power
Hi there. A common problem that occurs after a head gasket is damaged is that valve guides or piston rings will also be damaged. Plus, if the engine was not fully removed and disassembled, it's likely that there is additional...
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B18C Integra screeching sometimes during idle and at low rpm 1.5k. Screeching stops on idle when AC is on.
Hi there. If you're talking about the quick tapping noise in the video, it is likely that this is caused by the drive or serpentine belt pulley's being worn out and requiring replacement. If the noise goes away when the...
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Engine will not stay started. I have replaced idle control valve map sensor spark plugs spark plug wires no check engine light is
You have a problem with the distributor assembly. I recommend replacing the distributor assembly. This will replace all the possible sensors and coil for the ignition and fix the problem you have.
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Cannot hold rpm in neutral, rpm bounces in rhythm
This may be related to a couple of different possibilities. What you are describing sounds like a dirty or failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior...
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Some mornings (the past couple of mornings) my car wouldn't start, not even turn over, 1991 Acura Integra
Hello - I believe your "no start" or "hard start" is a problem with the Neutral Safety switch (sometimes called a "range sensor". It determines that your transmission is in either Park or Neutral, and allows the car to start....
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I have a 1994 acura integra in great shape but when I come to a stop while in traffic my car idles weird and acts like it wants to die
What you are describing sounds like a dirty or failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the engine at low speeds and...
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Car is idling at high rpm's and when the days are hot the car cranks but doesn't turn on and also exhaust is smoking when i rev it
Hello - your symptoms suggest worn piston rings or valve stem seals (smoking), and a possible air leak in the intake, or idle air control valve sticking open (high idle). Both are signs of a higher-mileage engine with significant wear....

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