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Honda accord 1987 model, wont start!

I have a honda accord 1987 4 door, 2.0si auto.
When you go to start the car it will tept turning but wont start! If you leave the car for a wile then you try again, it starts. If there is a fuel pump problem, and if there is what can i do to fix it. and where is the fuel pump!!! thanks, Brad.

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  • bemmerson1 Dec 22, 2008

    re: text, to motor1258. The honda is 2 4 clr 12 valve, fuel injection.

  • bemmerson1 Dec 22, 2008

    Thank you motor1258 for your help! I have done what you said and it seems to me that the pump made no sound. Can i pick up a 2nd hand one from the wreakers, or buy a new one!!! & how much would i be looking in $$$$$ thanks.

  • bemmerson1 Dec 22, 2008

    Yes i did and car did not start. BUT later in the after ha it "STARTED" But i know it will happen again like it has in the last few weeks! Thank you so far for your imput and hope that we can fix this. "CAN WE FIX IT YES WE CAN" Sorry cars making my ga ga!

  • bemmerson1 Dec 22, 2008

    no but good idea! thanks.

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

    Carbureted or fuel injection?

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Try looking in the area of the left rear wheel. jack it up, and use safety stand, pull wheel off, there should be a cover over it. Follow lines from tank to that area. Look for a filter in that area too, or ahead of it in the line. Get someone to turn key, just to on, and see if you hear it come on momentarily. Personally, i'd try new filter first because your going to want to change it anyway if pump needs to be done.

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    Mike Butler Dec 22, 2008

    Gotta remember though, it probably won't cycle(hum) if system already up to pressure. Did you try to start it?

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler Dec 22, 2008

    New pump about $140 at autozone. Recommends as I do, dropping tank & cleaning tank & strainer before replacing pump.
    Also, pump probably won't cycle until pressure drop detected, due to engine running, or leak in line, or defective pump not able to reach max pressure required. Don't suppose you have access to a fuel pressure gauge, just to confirm?


  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler Dec 22, 2008

    Did you check for power when no start, at pump with 12 volt test light?

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