I have an 1988 prelude and whenever I park it on a hill with the front of the car pointing up. It will not start. If I bring the car down to a level area and let it sit for a minute it fires right up. Any ideas?
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check the valve (tappets) clearances.. Gaps close up when warm, which could be leading to valves not closing. Exhaust 7-8 thou; inlet 6-7 thou. Could also be air measuring unit leaving the 'choke' on - 2 bolts on front of throttle body with wires and two small water hoses on it. Gauze soots up - spray liberally with carb cleaner. Faulty temperature sender could also cause this.
sounds like your park/neutral safety switch is faulty
next time it does this shift the transmission into neutral and it should start up
this could also be the reason your car wont start in your other post
Sounds like it an outer cv joint on that side. They start making a ticking noise under load and it gets worse as time goes on. Have a shop look it.You'll need a pretty well stocked tool box if you want to do it yourself.