car's already up and runnign...but i still hear a few ticks...engine shuts down during hi-way cruising speed...

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Asked by Mar 24, 2009 at 11:44 AM about the Honda Civic

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i keep on hearing "chug chug chug" on under the hood...and the engine shuts down everytime i reach fifth gear around 90-100kmh...just got an oil change, got my air cleaner cleaned up and port polish was an extra...what the hell's wrong with my b-16 engine?! battery's new,alternator and starter's good, rev's good, A/C's good, brakes and suspension are good...what the hell's gone wrong anyway?!

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what the f**k?! spent a lot of cash on over-all paint restoration and some extra mods and sh*t! what else is missing?!

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sounds like its your idle bearing :P

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when exactly is it when you hear "chug chug" and what exactly does that sound mean like a metal contact sound or does it happen when you step on the gas or break or idle or what when exactly does this happen because with what you have said it doesnt make any sense and also what exactly have you modified because it could very well be something to be with that because without proper tuning your car will s**t the bed

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You may do engine carbon cleaning...repair your car?

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