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1994 Honda Civic Question: Car wont stay running



MrRedneckRandyHONDA, 1.6L 4 Cylinder, Peru, IN, February 20, 2010, 21:34

I have a civic with the D16z6 motor in it. tonight it started idling around 2500 rpm and then i try to take off and it dies. so i try starting it again and it will turn over but i wont stay running. it backfires bad when you give it gas. but still dies. i got it to run but it will die unless you feather the gas and then again u take off and backfires and die. can u please help me?

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    Visitor, June 04, 2010, 23:38

    If your car has a distributor,it could have a crack in it. that can cause it to backfire and run bad.

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