Question about 1993 Honda Accord

1 Answer

I have a 1993 4door Lx, with a blinking "s" on the dashboard. when the "s" is blinking the car will rev, but won't turn over. when the light is not blinking, the car starts fine and drives fine, but when I turn it off and try to start it up again, the blinking "s" will come on and the car will rev and won't start. for several minutes, and sometimes even hours or days.(sometimes if I disconnect the battery and reconnect it, it'll start, but not all the time.) the reving pulls hard on my battery, and after several times of this happening,my battery is eventually drained. when the blinking "s" is on, my car will rev, won't start, but I am still able to shift the gears out of park and into drive, with no power on, I can even operate the power windows without the key in the ignition. What does the Blinking ,"s" mean? is this electrical, or related to my alternator or starter, or even transmission? and why is power still flowing through my car without my key in the ignition. (p.s. I don't thin this is relevant, but I have a remote start alarm, The remote start used to work, now it just pulls on the battery and attempts to start, but the "blinking "s" comes on and it won't start.)

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Honda Master
  • 2,007 Answers

The blinking "S" means your Transmission Control Module is faulty. Replace.

Posted on Jul 10, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE:

Hi there,
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

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

2003 Honda Civic LX - Brake Lights Won't Turn Off When Car Is Off


check if u have brake fluid in da resovor and check da button above the brake peddles

Mar 14, 2013 | 2003 Honda Civic

1 Answer

Car won't start only security light on dashboard


Very common, annoying, and possibly expensive problem with all GM vehicles. Go to this link for an explanation of the security antitheft problem, along with some ways to fix it yourself for cheaper.

http://vatspasslockpasskeysecurityhelp.yolasite.com/

May 07, 2012 | 1995 Buick Riviera

1 Answer

O/d light is blinking on dashboard, car won't accelerate past 40mph, car revs very high


Sounds like the o/d solenoid is bad electrically or plugged up. Probably, if the o/d light is blinking, it indicates and electrical problem with the shift solenoid, so it won't shift into overdrive.

The transmission is likeley in need of repair by a transmission technician who can diagnose, take it apart, and repair the part. It will not be cheap to do this, though.

Good luck on this repair.

Nov 18, 2010 | 2002 Ford Explorer

3 Answers

A red light blinks on the windshield on the center of the dashboard on my Hyundai Sonata. Why does it blink? How do you turn it off?


It's part of the security system -- it let's you (and any potential thief) know that the system is armed. You can turn it off by not locking the car up when you leave, but that's not a very good idea. Other than that, maybe you could just cover it up.

Jan 21, 2010 | 2009 Hyundai Sonata

1 Answer

We have a 1994 Ford Escort LX. The dashboard


We took it to a gargage and had them look at it.

Jan 05, 2010 | 1994 Ford Escort

2 Answers

Airbag dashboard light keeps blinking. In 1997 Ford Thunderbird.


The air bag computer will have to be scanned and the code read to know what the fault the computer detects. The problem will have to be repaired for the light to shut off. Keep in mind, when the air bag light is illuminated the air bag system is deactivated. Meaning, in the event of a collision the bags won't deploy.

Dec 05, 2009 | 1997 Ford Thunderbird LX

1 Answer

Traction systen warning message.The right turn signal also blinks rapidly if turned on,both dashboard grenn turn signal lights also intermittently come together venture 2001.


traction system warning message.The right turn signal also blinks rapidly if turned on,both dashboard turn signal lights also on come together venture 2001.This happens when it is cold raining and the automatic head lights are on and the brake pedal is depressed.

Oct 09, 2009 | 2001 Chevrolet Venture

2 Answers

DASHBOARD OIL LIGHT BLINK


It might be a loose connection at the oil pressure switch or may be the switch is faulty.
Chhers

Nov 19, 2008 | 1995 Honda Accord

Not finding what you are looking for?
1993 Honda Accord Logo

158 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Honda Experts

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

85108 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22484 Answers

Jonah Oneal

Level 3 Expert

14092 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...