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Why does My 98 Honda civic stutters (runs on 3 cylinders) when accelarating

I was driving far and when i almost came to my destination the check engine light started Blinking. I noticed the car was running on 3 cylinders when i stopped at a red light. But when i coast or run it in idle it seems to run fine. I looked at the connections to the spark plugs and wiggled the injector cables but no change. Finally i went to wash the car and for now it runs fine all of a sudden, can it be that the water fixed a spark plug cable? it might be a fluke tho... Sounds familiar?

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    ddustdragon Jan 09, 2013

    Its been fine for a while now, i guess it was a injector getting restricted and it unclogged itself. I got a 6pack of injector cleaner just to make sure it wont happen again.

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