Recently did a head gasget replacement for my 2008 honda fit, runs great but will not run unless the code reader is hooked up


Asked by Aug 17, 2014 at 08:48 PM about the 2008 Honda Fit Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Tom Demyan

That is strange. Did you replace the head gasket yourself or a local mechanic? If a mechanic, have them check their work.


Did the work myself, car runs great and I made double sure all ground wires are connected. I now believe it Is a problem with the immobilizer? Hooking up the OBD reader brings up the little green key icon that does not appear when it's not hooked up.

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