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1990 5 speed Honda Accord DX 2 cylinders wont fire

Was on the parkway when slowly started losing power, engine idled rough, then finally stalled altogether. Changed spark plugs (NGK G Power), wires, cap, rotor, still rough idle and have to rev high to keep from stalling in gear. Pulled plugs and cylinders 1 and 2 have oil on them and 3 and 4 don't. A friend of mine said I m may have a bad head gasket leaking oil in the cylinders? I have no coolant in the oil or vice versa. I had the car for a year almost and I knew it always burned oil, but it always ran well with full power. Just a little smoky when I gunned it I only used high test gas so I don't think it's a fuel problem.Help!

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Check cylinder pressure,if OK, check MAS and fuel injectors

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Could be head gasket or piston rings. Piston ring issues will smoke under load or when revving the engine.

Do a compression test.

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