I cleaned off my battery terminals and now it stalls whenever I stop.

Asked by Jun 19, 2014 at 07:47 PM about the 1999 Honda Civic VP

Question type: General

3 Answers

261,725

Why did you clean the terminals? Was it stalling before you cleaned them?

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
120

You have lost your connection to the battery. Your issue is more complex that your effort.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

I was checking my fluid levels which I do every 2 weeks and I noticed bluish crud on the + battery terminal.

Your Answer

Civic

Looking for a Used Civic in your area?

CarGurus has 63,653 nationwide Civic listings starting at $999.

ZIP:

Honda Civic Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,120
  • #2
    Takoda Fraser
    Reputation
    1,030
  • #3
    Jonathan Ford
    Reputation
    1,010
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
1,098 Great Deals out of 65,586 listings starting at $561
Used Toyota Corolla
888 Great Deals out of 59,737 listings starting at $850
Used Honda Civic Coupe
165 Great Deals out of 12,710 listings starting at $1,695
Used Toyota Camry
925 Great Deals out of 89,696 listings starting at $300
Used Nissan Altima
1,079 Great Deals out of 78,424 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda CR-V
720 Great Deals out of 58,757 listings starting at $999
Used Hyundai Elantra
604 Great Deals out of 50,664 listings starting at $1,780
Used Ford Mustang
555 Great Deals out of 36,485 listings starting at $1,500
Used BMW 3 Series
1,034 Great Deals out of 33,511 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Accord Coupe
160 Great Deals out of 7,368 listings starting at $1,999
Used Ford Focus
735 Great Deals out of 57,245 listings starting at $1,150
Used Toyota Tacoma
658 Great Deals out of 45,565 listings starting at $2,700
Used Hyundai Sonata
792 Great Deals out of 54,294 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Honda Civic For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 26,173 listings starting at $12,991
2016 Honda Civic For Sale
106 Great Deals out of 2,701 listings starting at $10,995
2015 Honda Civic For Sale
133 Great Deals out of 4,571 listings starting at $8,995
2014 Honda Civic For Sale
177 Great Deals out of 4,805 listings starting at $7,489
2013 Honda Civic For Sale
52 Great Deals out of 1,668 listings starting at $6,750

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.