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Old 21-Sep-2005, 01:21 AM
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problem starting 1989 civic si

trouble starting my 1989 civic si. sometimes when i got to start it the engine will turn fast as if it is about to startbut it wont start and sometimes when i get it to start the rpm would rise up to about 2000 then drop and cut off i just want to know what this problem could be
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Old 21-Sep-2005, 01:22 AM
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maybe the starter????

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he has one for sale.. if thats the prob
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Old 21-Sep-2005, 01:27 AM
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main relay no question.
or the dizzy crtank angle sensor will also do the 2000 rpm thing.
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Old 21-Sep-2005, 09:47 AM
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Firing order?

My car did the same thing, try the firing order, i thought it was the main relay too, check it up yo
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Old 21-Sep-2005, 05:56 PM
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i fixed it for you lol.
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Old 21-Sep-2005, 06:09 PM
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thanks

Is your msn ****ed or smth
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Old 21-Sep-2005, 06:28 PM
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could also have something to do with vacuum to the engine
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got it fixed it was the main relay
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