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98 Honda Civic Ex died while running

I was driving about 40mph and my rpms dropped and my car wouldn't acclerate. My car has been running just fine. I had 1/4 to half a tank of gas. All the fluids were fine. The car didn't over heat either. HELP!

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  • shay_penke Sep 10, 2009

    We put seafoam in about a week ago. Would it need more?

  • shay_penke Sep 10, 2009

    I believe so. My dad does that stuff ha ha. Im 20 and a girl. I know what all that stuff is, but I still get really confused and I panic when things happen. Ill try these suggestions for sure.

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Add a can of seafoam to tank and change fuel filter. that'll fix it.

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  • bo manning Sep 10, 2009

    add a can of seafoam to tank and change fuel filter. that'll fix it.

  • bo manning Sep 10, 2009

    did you replace the fuel filter? Your car is suffering from EGS(ethanol gas syndrome). The ethanol creates water and a goop that clogs fuel lines, injectors, and damages emission parts.



    Change the fuel filter, and a tank of Premium gas, and try that. let me know later on your success. Alao change the pcv valve. this could hurt also.

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