When I turn my car on it'll run for a few minutes then stall..if i keep gassing it will stay on but as soon as we stop it turns off.. the alternator is new spark plugs main relay ignition coil are new

Asked by Nov 17, 2013 at 09:09 AM about the 1991 Honda Civic Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Any body have any clue what might be
wrong..oh n after it shuts off after
couple of times and i guess gets
hot..we  have to wait a lil sometimes
before it will come back on

1 Answer

117,855

Possibly dirty or faulty idle air control valve. Dirty throttle plate.

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