Aside From This Vehicle, A 1993 honda Accord Ex Coupe Also Had The Similar Part Replaced Before The Odometer Reached 100,000 Miles. Like I said, we also had a tech do a dianoztic on the charging system, the battery, the starter and the distributor. Then the third time it started. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle was purchased on 19930401.
The Bearings In The Ignition Distributor Failed. This brand new Replacement Distributor replaces your failed stock unit. Hi all, I need some help here. My advice came from the fact that an oil leak outside of the distributor is generally due to a bad O-ring. It was replaced at a dealer a year ago, then when I still had a leak, the same dealer said it was the housing.
Of course, I have not inspected the distributor and it's possible that the distributor housing where the O-ring sits is damaged. Now About 6 Months Again,same Problem With The Rebuilt Distributor Apparently. N E ways, is this something easy to do or is it better left to the more experienced. Couple Of Days Back When I Was Driving Back From Work, My Car Suddenly Stalled At A Traffic Light. I was wondering if this could be the ignition coil.
We had a diagnostic on the battery, distributor and starter all cheked out in the range they are suppsed to be. I guess it's obvious I'm pretty ignorant on this whole issue. The First Incident Occurred When The Odometer Read About 100,000 Miles Back In 2000. No cancellation allowed once order is placed. Also consider posting pictures of the removed distributor where the O-ring is installed. Their coils are computer tested that guarantees appropriate wave form and consistent spark mechanism. Feel Recall May Be Warranted.
With The Help Of A Passer By I Got My Car Pushed In A Parking Lot. Anything I can do myself or should I really get a new housing? Nov 29, 2001 1993 honda civic Lx Stalled While In Motion. Vehicle was purchased on 19990815. Vehicle was using Cruise Control. Sept 01, 2002 I Have A 1993 honda civic Lx. My Mechanic Told Me That The Igniter Had Failed. Vehicle was purchased on 19990909.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Before the car stopped working it had a problem picking up speed, and the spark plugs had oil on them. An independent garage also says it's not the o-ring - I need a new housing assembly. I didn't have time to remove the distributor to check the o-ring, but with the cap off, I didn notice what I thought was a gap in a gasket right near that pin, and thought that might give a clue to the problem. What is it - the fact that inside the cap is dry? After turning the key on and off 2- 5 times the car will start.
I Take Very Good Care Of My Car And Follow All Recommended Maintenance Procedures. If so can I replace this myself and where is it located? The job is quite easy. An independent garage also says it's not the o-ring - I need a new housing assembly. The Distributor Has Failed On Both My Cars About The Same Time-mileage Wise. Mar 17, 2004 Check Engine Light,then Rough Idle,then Total Death Of Ignition,stalled. Hi All, New to this forum, but looking for advice. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
It runs fine except for the oil leak. What is it - the fact that inside the cap is dry? I'm a little confused by your question RonJ. Not to doubt you, but before I change the o-ring again, do you really think it's just that? Vehicle was purchased on 19940201. Oct 03, 2002 Distributo And Related Parts Failed. Ignition lock cylinders activate the ignition switch to help power up the accessory circuit, fuel pump, and computer system when starting the vehicle.