i have a 98 honda civic. it runs and drives great. if i turn it off, engine floods and wont start. i put in new pluggs, wires and fuel filter and its still happening. please help

Asked by Jan 20, 2015 at 07:48 AM about the 1998 Honda Civic LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

that's about it. I did oil change, fuel filter, plugs and plug wires. when I changed plugs , the tips had gas on them telling me it engine is flooding. if I let it sit for an hour its starts but very weak and I got to pump gas or it stalls. sometimes it starts all the time. driving me crazy cause I love the car. please help

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Check the fuel pressure regulator, it could be leaking fuel throught the vacuum port, if that checks good then the only other thing is the fuel injectors are leaking.

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I concur with tennisshoes response.

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