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Been to three garages nobody has fixed it yet ongoing problem when started in cold weather as you turn key to start engine if it starts it cuts fuel gauge/and trip meter so i need to know where in car where to find the relay as mates say its a relay thats faulty can anybody help as this has been ongoing for nine months as having to keep charching battery.
On most car the relays are located in the fuse box in the engine compartment,
Posted on Nov 04, 2012
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: 95 Accord starting problem
hi,i had the exact same problem,and after many frustrating months ,i found out that by changing the speed sensor relay(located on the gearbox),solved all the problems.6 months have passed and still no troubles.when the motor heats up yhe contacts in the relay expand and dont make contact,thats why if you wait a short time and it cools down a bit it starts.i hope it works for you also.
Posted on Oct 17, 2008
hi Fred, kind of sounds like you have a sticking, or contaminted idle valve. when it is 40-45F outside, a sticking or contaminated valve will cause the fuel mixture to be to rich. as the temp warms, the mixture requirement is not as rich. a quick check is to hold the gas pedal to the floor for 5-10 seconds when cranking cold and then let up. if it seems like it wants to start, the valve is faulty.
Posted on Mar 23, 2009
dos your car crank, if it does check fuel pressure
if does have fuel pressure check spark most likely your coil or ignition module but if doesnt crank check to see if you get signal to your remote starter with a test light
Posted on Apr 28, 2010
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