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Car idle is all over the place, engine makes a puterring sound, like it wants to shut off and the car will viberate, lights are constantly dimming back and forth, and has no real power on acceleration. alternator is new.

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Sounds like the fuel system or a vacuum problem. When the car is sputtering up the hood and listen for a hissing noise, if none the start with the fuel filter and then pump. Hopefully it is the filter, the pump on some Honda's are under the back seat. Hope this helped tim

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