My Civic won't fire

Asked by Aug 17, 2011 at 10:05 PM about the 1994 Honda Civic Coupe DX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

No spark. Changed distributor, tried different ECM, checked continuity on all conductors from distributor to ECM, check fuel, main relay checks good, checked TDC, getting frustrated.

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do you mean TDC as in "top dead center" or DTC as in "diag. trouble codes?" anyways, same thing happened to me. for me it turned out to be a burned out ignition coil inside the distributor. hope it helps

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im assuming you "changed the distributor" with a new one? im also assuming you checked ALL your fuses? sorry to sound so harsh, but sometimes we overlook the simple things

Yes checked fuses

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is there power going to the distributor?

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just because the dist. may be new doesnt always mean its good. the dist. houses all the ign. components on those i believe so u may have to get an etm and check inputs if u dont have any dtc's

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