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Starts sometimes not weather related

93 civic i have changed the main relay and the distributer(used) and still have the same prob. any advice?

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  • stash7770 Sep 04, 2009

    sorry sometyimes it'll start for days and then simply will not. i've noticed that when i turn the key if i hear a click under the gear shifter it starts but if i dont hear the click it doedsn't

  • stash7770 Sep 04, 2009

    i tried the test. there were no flashes of the check engine light. i assume the jumper wire was supposed to go from one slot of the connector to the other right?

  • yadayada
    yadayada May 11, 2010

    same problem as what??

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Any trouble code in the memory of ECM?

here is how you test it. go to link.
http://check-engine-light-codes.blogspot.com/2006/04/honda-1990-1995-obd1-code-retrieval.html

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    yadayada Sep 04, 2009

    follow the instructions they are correct,have used them myself once.

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