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Intermittent Start

Usually when it is warm. If I try enough times, it will eventually fire. It may just be luck, but if I put jumper cables on it will fire. I've read many posts and it seems like it is the main relay (PCM-FI?). I've located the relays behind the glove box, but can't seem to make heads or tails of where the main relay is. I spent considerable time looking up behind the driver's side based on pictures I found on line, but I don't know if the picture I was looking at was for a 2001. I need to know if I'm on the right track and which relay should I try first?

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  • Steven Jackson May 06, 2013

    Also if it is the Main Relay - where exactly is it on a 2001 CIvic LX? Thanks

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Your Civic has two PGM-FI main relays. The diagram I have does not indicate a physical location but if you trace the WHT/BLK lead from the underhood fuse/relay box you will find them

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SOURCE: main relay replacement

the main relay on crv upper right kick panel passenger side

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SOURCE: 2004 honda civic will not stay running, it will

i have an 04 ex i had the car not start and then shut off i found it to be a ground in the engine bay the one in the front was coroded, and i also checked out the fuses and relays behind the glove box at they did was a clicking noise. hope that helps out.

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