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2001 Honda Accord EX 4 cylinder. Engine clicking, pinging? or knocking when engine is cold to not fully hot when accelerating. More noticeable in higher gears but does occur in lower gears when a load is on ie going up hill or a/c is on. faster/louder when depressing gas pedal, slows up or stops with lower pressure on gas. It is dependent on temperature. It does this less for a shorter amount of time and then not at all when weather is hot and engine is fully at operating temp.

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I am sorry you are having this problem. I will give you some things to look for to solve this problem. First thing that comes to my mind is what grade of gas are you using, make sure you are using at least 87 octane. Your ignition timing or timing belt could be a problem. Add some fuel injection additive to your gas at fill up in case you are having clogged fuel injection problems. You may need a tune up because of improper or damaged spark plugs or wires. It could be a worn or damaged distributor part, a vacuum leak or faulty emission system. Hope this helps you track down the problem.

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