1990 Honda Prelude Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Honda Prelude

1990 Honda Prelude Problems

Warped Front Brake Rotors May Cause Vibration When Braking

The front brake rotors can warp and cause a vibration when braking. The rotors will need to be machined or in cases where they are worn to thin, replaced to correct this issue.

Uninsulated damper mounts may cause jingling noise from rear

On some models a jingling noise from the rear can be heard due to uninsulated damper mounts. Both rear damper mounts will need to be insulated to quiet the noise.

Front bearing failure in alternator may cause noise in engine

A front bearing failure in the alternator can cause a whining type noise in the engine area. Replacing the faulty bearing or the alternator will repair the problem.

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1990 Honda Prelude Questions

Where can I find parts for my Honda, Lots of them have been discontinued. (1 answer)

Driver side door sags, is there any other option other than replacing the hinges (1 answer)

I'm having problems with what i think is the PGM-FI system. (1 answer)

I believe that the fuel injection system and my intake system are having a few problems. This car was bought from the original owners with these few problems existing. The car runs great but sometimes has some trouble starting when its cold outside. its seems as though it is flooding at some po...

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1990 Honda Prelude Recalls

Recall 95V103001
THE FRONT SAFETY BELT BUCKLE RELEASE BUTTONS CAN BREAK. THESE RED PLASTIC RELEASE BUTTONS ARE MARKED "PRESS." IF A BUTTON BREAKS, PIECES CAN FALL INTO THE BUCKLE ASSEMBLY CAUSING THE BUCKLE TO OPERATE IMPROPERLY.

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