1989 prelude 5 speed wont idle

Asked by Jul 03, 2015 at 09:16 PM about the 1989 Honda Prelude

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my car was always low on water couldn't find leak and didn't overheat. changed radiator then next day blew heaesd. changed heads and valves then water pump leaking. so I get car back and it starts but dies unless pushing on gas

2 Answers

68,895

Incorrect timeing,or head job done incorrectly

23,505

Who did the work? They are responsible to figure it out- but I will say, once you start restoring this Honda, one thing will lead to another- you have already spent a bundle on that thing, and more to come-

Your Answer

Honda Prelude Experts

  • #1
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    290
  • #2
    honda2345
    Reputation
    110
  • #3
    Tyler Siska
    Reputation
    100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic
765 Great Deals out of 69,788 listings starting at $1,499
Used Honda Accord
1,043 Great Deals out of 58,767 listings starting at $1,099
Used Acura Integra
115 listings starting at $2,500
Used Honda Accord Coupe
154 Great Deals out of 8,322 listings starting at $1,450
Used Ford Mustang
613 Great Deals out of 36,331 listings starting at $899
Used Toyota Supra
65 listings starting at $5,995
Used BMW 3 Series
1,094 Great Deals out of 33,466 listings starting at $1,000
Used Nissan 240SX
6 listings

Used Cars For Sale

2001 Honda Prelude For Sale
27 listings starting at $5,795
2000 Honda Prelude For Sale
16 listings starting at $2,200

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.