I have a 96 honda accord ex 4 cylinder vtec i just replaced the head gasket and it started ideling high and thought i fixed that until today car will turn over but not start?

Asked by Nov 29, 2015 at 03:20 AM about the 1996 Honda Accord EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Spray some starter fuild as you try to start the car. If it starts then you have a fuel delivery issue...

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Also check vacuum lines, if one is not connected or have a leak, it would idle high,

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Ok I'm going to try that and will let you know what happens

My timing was off

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Glad you found your issue and was corrected..

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