bugs down during acceleration

Asked by Apr 28, 2012 at 02:30 PM about the 1994 Honda Civic Coupe EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My honda bugs down when I try to floor the accelator, I replaced the TPS,VSS,MAP,fuel filter,spark plugs,wires,dist. cap and rotors. I forgot to mention it,s a 5 speed manual transmission,VTEC engine. Check engine light is not on. I put it on the OBDII, getting a Code 7 (TPS). Replaced, still getting code and same driving problem. What am I doing wrong. How by the way Fuel filter also replaced.

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make sure the little feet in the tps are sitting in the right spots on the t-body. if they are not, it wont work. And you will get a bad tps code. if that doesnt work you might have a short in a wire. going to the tps.

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try to replace the dizzy...i just had this problem...replace the dizzy itself

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what exactly is a dizzy? and were is the dizzy located?

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4,435

he is referring to the distributor, which you said you replaced

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also did you replace the air filter? otherwise i would suggest finding a vacuum line leak. also check your PCV valve

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