What could be the cause of my 89 Honda prelude with a carburetor stalling when starting cold? It won't stay on if I dnt keep my foot on the gas for 30 seconds or so!!!!!

Asked by Oct 25, 2014 at 06:09 PM about the 1989 Honda Prelude 2 Dr S Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I know this car with a carb doesn't have a
Fuel pressure regulator so could be an air
leak somewhere or what!!! Help anyone!!!!

1 Answer

105,475

Choke inoperative is where I would go first, it will only get worse the colder it gets.

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
834 Great Deals out of 61,319 listings starting at $950
Used Honda Accord
1,113 Great Deals out of 74,388 listings starting at $1,100
Used Acura Integra
94 listings starting at $2,495
Used Honda Accord Coupe
160 Great Deals out of 6,734 listings starting at $2,000
Used Ford Mustang
601 Great Deals out of 39,738 listings starting at $1,988
Used Toyota Supra
61 listings
Used Mazda MX-5 Miata
79 Great Deals out of 4,225 listings starting at $2,995
Used Toyota Celica
3 Great Deals out of 308 listings starting at $1,100
Used Nissan 240SX
9 listings

Used Cars For Sale

2001 Honda Prelude For Sale
19 listings starting at $6,950
1998 Honda Prelude For Sale
12 listings starting at $3,999

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.