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1999 Honda Civic Question: Won't fire, replaced distributer still won't fire. Solution please

 

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shollis, 1.6L 4 Cylinder, Tampa, FL, May 03, 2014, 11:44
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Car turns over but won't crank cause it's not firing. Replaced distributer but still not firing. It eventually cranks. What else cold be causing the problem. Or has anyone else had this problem and what was wrong to fix it.

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    pushrod May 03, 2014, 13:25
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    Keep checking back, there is a Honda tech here that may help out...screen name...ziptie12

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    Action702 May 03, 2014, 14:12
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    Is it a new distributor?

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    shollis, May 03, 2014, 15:09
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    No a rebuilt one. He replaced it too. That's not it. He did something under the
    dash on the drivers side. Seems to be cranking ok now. He's not sure what he did.

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    ziptie12, May 03, 2014, 19:39
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    main relay sound familiar?

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    shollis, May 03, 2014, 19:56
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    Someone else mentioned that. Where exactly is it located

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    jedi007 July 17, 2014, 15:33
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    Check ignition relay (box located on passenger side, inside foot panel)

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