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1997 Honda Civic Question: LIKE LUNGING PLEASE HELP ME. car lunging at first and second gear

 

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motivation007, 1.6L 4 Cylinder, Potwin, KS, March 06, 2013, 17:12
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LIKE LUNGING PLEASE HELP ME.
only at first and second gear it almost feel like the emergency brakes are locking 3/4/5 gear runs great
please help. thank you for your time.

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    pushrod March 06, 2013, 17:46
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    Ever thought about letting a mechanic drive it, broken motor mounts can cause this!! Also to much throttle.

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    motivation007, March 06, 2013, 19:10
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    thank you for your response i had a 3 diferrent mecanics check it 3 different diagnostic
    clutch is good, tune up done, motor mounts good,
    next step , we going to change the distributer.
    tomorrow posible may change the fuel filter
    this is a good one for me on a honda civic hard to ditec symptom
    thank you for your expertise

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    pushrod, March 06, 2013, 22:23
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    What did the three mechanics think it was? Let me know what you find after you do this work.
    Thanks!

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    motivation007, March 07, 2013, 06:11
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    none of the above fix the problem, the problem got fix by replacing the map sensor.
    thank you for your advise.

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    ziptie12 March 07, 2013, 06:15
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    V-TEC or non V-TEC engine? EGR equipped?

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