Q: Issue of fuel consumption 2008 Honda Accord

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My 08 accord lx comsums alot of fuel the fuel trim is very high. I have changed the oxygen sensors, the pcm, the catalyst, complete exhauste,spark plugs. I get only 110miles with 35liters city driving. The car is in nigeria My car has 242005 miles. My car has an automatic transmission.

My car has 244005 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there - I would check fuel pressure, and check the fuel injectors for leaks. Both could result in excess fuel being dumped into the engine. I would recommend an inspection of the fuel injection system for proper operation. Unfortunately, YourMechanic does not operate in Nigeria. Thanks for thinking of us!

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