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Starter cranks doesn't start quick clicking & ECU flashes quickly

1988 Honda CRX Si
Starter cranks yet doesn't start quick clicking sound [seem like near fuel injection] & ECU flashes quickly and does not stop.
Clicking stops when rotating starter and starts when key is on.

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  • kurtis77 Nov 25, 2008

    Thanks for the reply, yet the start is rotating and the ECU is flashing constantly. Any other possibilities? thanks

  • mciaw Dec 14, 2008

    My 1989 CRX does the same thing. I have had a problem for a long time where it will start most of the time but every once in a while it will turn over but it will click and the engine light will come on and then it will not start until i can get the light back off. I have pulled a relay out and think it has somethng to do with that because i can hear the clicking coming from the relay. Have replaced the ignition in the past but think it is either the relay or the fuel injector... Any ideas? Now it will not start at all and it seems as though this is a common problem.



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It sound like you have a bad starter solenoid.
It clicks like crazy and will not engage the starter if it is bad or going out!


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