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ecu location 1989 honda accord lxi

Discussion in 'ECU's, Electronics, and Tuning' started by gcohen, Oct 20, 2004.

  1. gcohen

    gcohen Junior Member

    Can anyone tell me where the engine ECU is located on my 89 Honda Accord lxi? I'm talking about the unit with three connectors.

    I know it's not under the passenger seat or the behind the passenger kick panel.

    George
  2. AllMotorMonster

    AllMotorMonster Senior Member

    Passenger kick area
  3. gcohen

    gcohen Junior Member

    Hi,

    I found it. It's under the drivers seat. it was full of water and some of the internal connections are fried.

    I tried to fix the bad circuits but the engine is not right. It started, but it sounded like it was running on 2 or 3 cylindars and the engine was burning oil like a fogging machine.

    If anyone has a clue as to how to proceed, I'd appreciate it.

    George
  4. pissedoffsol

    pissedoffsol RETIRED

    get a replacement ecu. it can't be more than 50 bucks at a junkyard/ebay. that will eliminate the electronics side of things. if it still is sputtering, check your ignition system- plugs, wires, distributor, cap, rotor, ignitor, etc..

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