Question about 1996 Honda Accord
Car starts and has a hesitation in it when i push the gas it will stall out and has white smoke coming from exhaust what is causing this check engine light is showing no codes ?????
Check the coolant level, if it is low or empty chances are a blown head gasket. A leak in the head will draw the anti freeze into the cylinders and burn
Posted on Oct 14, 2013
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
The blue smoke and oil consumption is because of the bad rings. They are allowing oil to get by into the cylinders and it's being burned with the gas. If you don't want to put the money into an engine rebuild, you can try one of the many additives available at auto parts stores that claim to help restore compression and reduce oil burning in worn or high-mileage engines.
Posted on Jun 20, 2009
To my knowledge, all Hondas in the U.S. use timing belts.
The white smoke is indicative of a head gasket problem. Coolant is likely getting into your oil.
Don't wait too long to have this checked out. You could destroy your engine.
Posted on Oct 10, 2009
A plugged catalytic converter can set codes, but I think we need to concentrate on smoke right now. That's not saying that the converter wasn't a partial, or the cause of the white smoke. Has your oil level or coolant level been going down, or up recently, since this all started ?
You say he cleaned all the insides of the catalytic converter out, so there is no blockage there now, correct? Did you erase the code when you replaced the oxygen sensor, and it came back again? Finally, if you have white smoke rolling out your exhaust, it is usually caused by oil or coolant consumption getting into the cylinder, which could also be causing oxygen sensor to foul up & cause a code. I'd concentrate on finding the cause of the white smoke first. Cooling system pressure test, engine compression check should tell you , but so should consumption of oil or coolant increase. If the problem originated at the converter (plugged) it may have caused a blown head gasket for one thing. I'll wait for your reply.
Posted on May 10, 2009
SOURCE: car stalling
this could be many things, you could have dirty fuel injectors, in which you just buy some fuel injecter cleaner. Or it could be something like an o2 sensor, because o2 sensors "read" the exhaust coming out of your car and adjust fuel/air mixture as necessary. If its bad then it will send mixed signals, making the car sputter and hesitate when you push the gas. But my guess would be dirty fuel injectors.
Good luck with your car.
Posted on Nov 20, 2008
the white smoke as it stalls could be steam in the exhaust. This is caused by coolant leaking into cylinders from a leaking head gasket. You should check cylinder compression next with a compression tester.
Posted on Jan 11, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
Mar 10, 2017 | 2001 Oldsmobile Alero
Aug 26, 2016 | Cars & Trucks
Oct 12, 2013 | 1996 Honda Accord
White smoke and Acrid Smell? http://whoisbyme.blogspot.in/2012/07/white-smoke-and-acrid-smell.html
---------- Car stalls and throws white smoke from exhaust? http://repairhelpcenter.blogspot.com/2012/01/car-stalls-and-throws-white-smoke-from.html
This will help.
Jul 20, 2012 | Cars & Trucks
Jun 14, 2012 | Cars & Trucks
Dec 31, 2010 | 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier
Nov 30, 2010 | 2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
Apr 04, 2010 | 1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse
Aug 20, 2009 | 2003 Volkswagen Jetta TDI
Feb 11, 2009 | 1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee
84 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: