'91 Honda Accord Sputtering, Dying


Asked by Apr 08, 2013 at 12:50 PM about the 1991 Honda Accord LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It's sputtering some during idle and when I start giving it gas to go. Recently, it's started having issues with it starting, then sputtering and dying before I can give it gas. Once I give it gas and get it going, it runs fine unless it sputters again when idling. Any ideas?

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One cause could be a vacuum leak from a cracked hose. If there is a CEL, get the codes read.

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Jonathan Ford

i agree with tenspeed but have you checked out the basics? air filter? spark plugs and spark plug wires? fuel filter?

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