My cars engine turns but wont start

Asked by Jul 23, 2015 at 04:51 PM about the 1990 Honda Civic

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

After a while of holding the key down and
hitting the gas petal it starts

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Check air filter and clean throttle body also replace fuel filter if have not done so in a while add fuel injector cleaner to gas tank.

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