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starting problems (HELP)

Discussion in 'Civic and CRX - EF' started by nickslscrx, Oct 2, 2008.

  1. nickslscrx

    nickslscrx Nick

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    i have a 90 crx wth a ls swap (b18a1) and its been bougging out on me. i cleaned the throttle body and changed the gasket cuz the dude i bought the car from used cardbord as one. after i put it back on wth the right gasket i went to start it and i started but only when i sprayed throtle body cleaner into it and when we would stop it would shut off. have any idea?? :confused:
     
  2. red91efhatch

    red91efhatch New Member

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    You getting a check engine light? also I had the same issue when I changed out "rigged" gasket for real ones. you might have to adjust your idle screw. After that I would go with common things first, Fuel, Spark, vacuum leaks Etc. good luck.
     
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    i know this is a late post but if the issue is unresolved try the tps sensor. had the same problem with zc
     
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