Question about 1995 Honda Prelude

1 Answer

Loss of all electrical power.

Driving on the freeway at 65 to 70Mph,The Tach. and speedometer start jumping up and down, then they drop to zero, and all the dash warning lights come on, but very dim,and then all electric windows,radio,mirrors, stop working, and then all power goes out. I stop the car, turn the key off and wait 5-10 Min. start it up and everything is back to normal. this happens every couple of weeks.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 101 Answers

Sounds like a computer problem have the car scanned

Posted on Mar 03, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Car has lose of power. slow to 60 then wont go any faster.


Sudden Loss of Power while driving 65+ on the freeway ' Forums ...

www.teslamotors.com/.../sudden-loss-power-while-driving-...
Tesla Motors Dec 16, 2014 - 31 posts - ‎21 authors
My car is back at the factory getting "worked on"...sudden loss of Power and control while driving on the freeway...has anyone else experienced this? ... My son was driving his '04 Volvo on the highway, when all of the sudden the car started slowing down, despite how much he ... Last I heard they were 60.

Engine Intermittently Loses Power - Avensis Club - Toyota Owner


Nov 30, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Whats wrong with Helen?


The speed sensor might be bad. I used to own a 99 Mitsubishi Eclipse with the same symptons. The car will start, but will not pass the 1st or 2nd gear, the speedometer will be at 0. I replaced the speed sensor and all the problems went away.

Apr 29, 2014 | 1995 Honda Civic

1 Answer

Timing chain possible jumped tooth


yea sounds like a belt or Chane but dose not jump going down the road much most of the time will do it when u start the car..

Jun 17, 2012 | 1987 Toyota Pickup

1 Answer

Tach. drop's to zero while driving 70 ?


I have had the almost same problem twice. A 'thump', like the engine missed a fire and tach drops. Seems OK after restart. Electrical? Timing chain slip?
Has 135,000 mile. Any clues?

May 15, 2010 | 1997 Buick Park Avenue

2 Answers

The speedometer needle jumps up and down and often drops to zero while driving.


Probably the vehicle speed sensor that controls the speedometer is malfunctiong and needs to be replaced. Have it checked first.

Apr 19, 2010 | 2004 Kia Optima

1 Answer

My speedometer stopped working on my 97 Honda Accord EX


HI, the speed sensor is damaged. replacing the sensor will fix this issue.

Jun 26, 2009 | 1996 Honda Accord

1 Answer

Chrysler 99' town&country idiot lights guages go on&off


This is a very common problem on 1998 dodge caravan, voyager, t and County. You have a cracked circuit board in your instrument cluster. It is a dealer item. You can remove your cluster and install the circuit board yourself to save money but after the install you will have to take the vehicle back to the dealer to have it calibrated before the tach and the speedometer will work.

May 27, 2009 | 1998 Chrysler Town & Country

2 Answers

2002 Lincoln LS electrical systems down- won't start


Removed CD player for jammed CD. Reinstalled but car ignition and most electrical sytems won't operate although fuses appear OK. Don't know if it is related to the anti-theft system.When ignition is turned on, both tach and speedometer needles peg out and return to zero but no type of ignition

Apr 05, 2009 | 2002 Lincoln LS

1 Answer

Electrical loss of battery charging


sounds like you have shorting to ground, check the ignition switch , or melted wires, bad connections,something is causing a short when ignition is forward, could be a radio or any other electrical hook up ,tests with a volt meter will need to be done to check for continuity when there should not be and other
test will need to be done to start to eliminate possible causes

Dec 10, 2008 | 1996 Honda Accord

Not finding what you are looking for?
1995 Honda Prelude Logo

224 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Honda Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

61168 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6812 Answers

Are you a Honda Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...