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1990 Honda Civic Question: starts then dies



robertfletcher, 1.6L 4 Cylinder, Marysville, WA, February 15, 2010, 01:03

my car is multi port injected. now i can get the car to start and run really good for about 5 seconds then is idles down then dies any ideas?

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, February 16, 2010, 11:57

    The idle is controlled by an idle valve of some sort, I would look into the operation of that. Also, is there a check engine light on or any codes stored in the engine module?

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    Visitor, October 15, 2010, 00:44

    Your ECU is shot.

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