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Car stalls while driving

My son will be driving and with no clue the car just stalls, sometimes he can put it in neutral and it will start right up and other times it takes awhile. No engine lights or anything comes on, he still has battery power, just no gas power. He was low on oil and he filled it, now when he starts the car, white smoke comes pouring out the exhaust. Help!! he needs to get back to college tonight!

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When i read your problem and saw that you needed it by tonight i started to research.

Sadly, i regret to inform you you may have a blown head, you will need to get this serviced in order to get it running again.

I got my information from this site =>http://www.hondacarforum.com/honda-technical/42093-white-exhaust-smoke-blown-head.html

I also looked into a couple more Honda's billowing smoke, A '94 and a '95 and they both had broken heads too, and they also both were near completely out of oil before they got it refilled, which is probably what broke the heads

Sorry about the news,

- Josh

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The distributor might need some replacement.

or quick solution, turn off a/c and headlights when starting.

Posted on Oct 20, 2008

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