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never mind. this site has changed and not for the better.

sometimes taking over 30 minutes of taking key in & out until key eventually goes right in.
Now not working at all. Key goes in. But won't turn.

using the same key and remote, it allows me to start the car, but locking and unlocking car either via remote or turning in door does not work...what is this

I removed the cluster and there are no bulbs. I checked all the fuses and checked everything I can think of. 2003 honda accord LX

My mechanic asked me to hange the fuel pump and nozzle which I did but it seems I have done nothing because it still happens. I dnt knw what else to do

I have to run it through the drive cycle in order to pass a smog check.

there are 2 sensors, intake and exhaust which one should be replaced and where are they located
should I replace both of them to be safe?

where are the sensors located?

I posted this issue before and now there's a new one...

A couple weeks ago, I posted on here about a buzzing noise and then it wound up being a bigger issue... it was the starter. I had it replaced and in it's first week, the starter was not working properly and then did the same thing: Everything lit up and no start. So I brought it back to the mechanic since it was under warranty and said it was just connected improperly, honored the warranty and fixed it. Now it's a week later, and the car is making a slight grinding noise after the start up but runs smoothly. This just started today and the fix is only 1 week old after it's last trip. Could it be he just tightened it too much, if such a thing? or is it something else? I think it might be the battery but I'm hoping it's not the starter (again) or something bigger...

I have an odd difficult problem.

As of late, the car has been difficult to start. When I turn the key in the ignition, the car sputters (the same sound that when your car is on and you turn the key further in the ignition) and sometimes will not start, but everything lights up. Sometimes it will take 10 minutes of doing this before the car starts. Sometimes there's no wait at all. Key will turn all the way, sometimes with just the sputtering and then starting, sometimes just the sputtering and other times just starts right away. When it start, there's no delay or slow clicking noise at all.

I'll be bringing this to the dealer on Wednesday for an airbag recall and will be mentioning the problem (obviously), but i was curious if anyone else has encountered this problem or is familar with this, and if so, if anyone knows what kind of ballpark I'm looking at to get this fixed. Thanks!

Failed 3 times in 6 months. Each time it is inspected, it is full of water and shorting the electrical connections. The last time, it was completely replaced with a new valve instead of just dried out. No flooding of the car or deep water traversed during the time listed or before.