88 honda accord lx

Asked by Feb 13, 2010 at 07:12 PM about the 1988 Honda Accord

Question type: General

why do the 88 honda accords engines reve so high when started and takes awhile to kick down

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It revs at high at start up so it can warm up quicker, that's just the choke doing it's Job so it doesn't shut down!

it sounds like the dang engine is going to blow up and there is times when it won't kick down.

18,510

Sounds like you may have a very dirty throttle body clean with throttle body cleaner.

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