I just can't. Get it to run good at idle.
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1990 Honda Accord Question: I put anouther dist. In and it runs better but still runs bad at low rpms
Answer #1ziptie12 November 12, 2012, 23:33Master
timing , not just ignition , but valve(timing belt?). What is the reading from a vacuum guage hooked in after the throttle at idle? steady and at least 17"? spark plugs fouling with gas? Checked fuel pressure with gauge?
Replyyukonteton, November 13, 2012, 09:28Rookie
Ok I will check that out, if its the belt will it show signs of any kind.
Replyziptie12, November 13, 2012, 19:07Master
DO YOU KNOW HOW TO VERIFY IF THE GEARS ARE AT THE PROPER POSITIONS? iF NOT GET A MANUAL.
Answer #2Greg's Orange Auto (15188 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper November 13, 2012, 08:52Master
i agree with zip ck those issues 1st then repost findings
Answer #3pushrod November 13, 2012, 10:33Master
Vacuum leak or low compression on one or more cyls. is my guess.
Since that is all we can do here.
Replyziptie12, November 13, 2012, 19:09Master
HEY! SPEAK FOR YOURSELF, I NOT ONLY GUESS , BUT I PONDER AND THEORIZE! MAYBE THAT'S WHY I GET HEADACHES.
Replypushrod, November 13, 2012, 19:29Master
Really hard to anticipate just exactly what the actual problem is since we can't see the car from here.
Could be and usually is something not of the norm. But the normal stuff is a good place to start!
Replyziptie12, November 14, 2012, 00:06Master
I have a hard time with 'normal' as you can tell , but you are completely right!