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need a lil help,,d16a6 in 88 dx

Discussion in 'Civic and CRX - EF' started by hondadx, Apr 18, 2008.

  1. hondadx

    hondadx New Member

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    i just got my si dizzy and my pm6 ecu,,stuck it in my 88 dx that i already did the dp to mp conversion to and put in a d16a6,,,rechecked wires for the 10th time just to be sure,,try to start and nothing,,,,tried again for about 5 seconds then it finaly kicks over somewhat,,,idles for about 5 seconds then acts like its running on 2 cylinders then dies,,any ideas,,im stumped,,,,anybody have this prob before??
     
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    92civicb18b1 The Trisexual

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    check your firing order....
     
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    did that already,,,it idles good for a few seconds,then idles crappy then dies???
     
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    92civicb18b1 The Trisexual

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    sounds like a problem i had with my buddys civic after a couple hours of pulling are hair out we checked the timing and the main pulley was 1 notch off we said fuck it we took it off and moved it one notch so it was PERFECT and it fired right up and is still running
     
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    timings good,,,,im kinda wondering if something in the dizzy is bad,,i did buy it used
     
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    WTF is a Dizzy?

    i keep seeing people say it :confused:
     
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    92civicb18b1 The Trisexual

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    that's possible also, it's worth buying another, if that's not the problem it will resell immediately or keep it as a spare since they are a common problem.
     
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    I thought it was but i wasnt shure

    But i agree with 92civic
     
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