engine won't start when hot

Asked by Jul 30, 2011 at 07:29 PM about the 1990 Honda Civic Wagon 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

after driving vehicle it is hard to start up again, acts like it's not getting fuel to the
engine?

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Sounds like you have a bad cold start valve it may be stuck open so the problem isn't to little fuel its too much fuel this problem would be accompanied by poor fuel miliage, and high emissions best of luck

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cold start valve? that sounds old school!!

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