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2006 Honda Civic Si Question: Engine power

 

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c4nuk, Franklin, WI, November 17, 2010, 03:26
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My mannual transmission civic power is very weak even in the first gear. Seem like the car is towing something heavy.
What is the possible problem?
Thanks

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    ZeeTech November 17, 2010, 04:39
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    Is the performance low through the other gears also?
    Is the Check Engine Light on?

    Zee

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    c4nuk, November 17, 2010, 05:06
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    seem to be like that even in the higher gears...rpms high but the speed doesnt increase unless i pres the gas slowly then the speed would adjust. the check engine light doest appear

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    ZeeTech, November 17, 2010, 05:42
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    Time for a clutch job. Get the rear main seal replaced while they are there.

    Zee

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    c4nuk, November 17, 2010, 05:48
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    thanks for the advices.

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    mastertech6371 November 17, 2010, 04:50
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    is the clutch slipping?? do the rpms raise but the car does not make it up to speed??

    Roy

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    c4nuk, November 17, 2010, 05:06
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    Yes, the clutch is too short..only at the starting point i need to press the gas in order to get the car move

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