i have 2002 honda civic ex i run it and just about normal temp it shuts off if i try to star it will at times but no power wont pick up more than 20 mph and starts to over heat what could this be


Asked by Jun 12, 2016 at 01:49 AM about the 2002 Honda Civic EX

Question type: Shopping & Pricing

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Bruce Steward

Most likely you have a bad Cylinder Head Gasket. This will require a qualified Technician to correct (unless you ARE a Honda tech) lol Its a common issue on High mileage Civics

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