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1992 Honda Civic Question: what elec. circuit affects that capacitor on ecu for 92 civic?

 

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perplexed1, Mount Vernon, OH, June 03, 2012, 12:17
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was here a few weeks ago with problem of car not starting but was cranking. raiderron figured out the problem. ecu was bad. thank you raiderron. now we have replaced it and the capacitor blew in new unit. which circuit affects the capacitor enough to make it blow so quickly?

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13365 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper June 03, 2012, 15:28
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    need to start with voltage ck on circuits. is alt over charging? should be no more than 14.2 volts

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    perplexed1, June 03, 2012, 22:18
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    have no blown fuses any where ..........which circuit should i start with? and can these tests be done w/out car running and ecu blown?

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    PARTS GUY June 03, 2012, 20:06
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    Did you put a new ECU in the car?

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    perplexed1, June 03, 2012, 22:16
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    yes........immediately blew capacitor in new ecu........still did not start

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