Cars starts , shakes and then turns off - Honda Accord Forum - Honda Accord Enthusiast Forums

Go Back   Honda Accord Forum - Honda Accord Enthusiast Forums > General > General Tech Help

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-10-2010, 10:50 PM
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 1
Default Cars starts , shakes and then turns off

Hello i bught a Honda accord 2000 v6 from a dealer last night today i tried to turn it on it starts to shake and then turns off , but then if i wait like 10-20 min and try a again it works for some time and then turns off again can it be the battery , or the spark , please give me any ideas of what i should do i don't want my 6,000 to go down the drain . Please help im not good in cars
Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-2010, 07:38 AM
JimBlake's Avatar
Super Moderator
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Ohio
Posts: 16,033

Even used cars normally come with something like a 30-day warranty.
'05 Saab 9x aero (RIP)
'09 Saab 9ss
'10 Saab 9sc
my kids have Civics
Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-2010, 09:55 PM
deserthonda's Avatar
Been Around A Long Time Member
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: In The Desert ( Sahara ? )
Posts: 4,754

take it back ASAP and have them fix it .

.My best advice since i have to assume that you did not do it,,,,,,,,take the car to a shop that specializes on Hondas and have them do a buyer's inspection ,, trust me,, best 70-100 dollars that you will ever spend ,,, we have saved people a lot of money by finding issues before they finalize the purchase ,,
when it comes to buying a used car have it checked out ,,

If shop finds issues tell the dealer where you bought the car to fix them ( it ) or return your money..
Take a look in the DIY section before asking for help.

Always Diagnose First,,, Before Replacing Parts.
Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Car Shakes and Sometimes Turns Off When Stopped At Stoplight Neptun3 General Tech Help 18 10-22-2014 06:56 PM
Car starts and runs for 3-5 secs then cuts off tdsilk General Tech Help 3 06-07-2014 11:39 PM
Accord shakes and then shuts off baldjbb General Tech Help 1 05-31-2011 04:46 PM
1995 Honda Accord Turns over then shuts off joewittbro General Tech Help 2 09-29-2009 12:36 AM
Car Turns off then Back on While Driving SpeaCKJ General Tech Help 5 12-21-2008 03:43 PM

accord, car, engine, forum, honda, immediately, problems, shakes, shaking, shuting, shuts, start, starts, turn, turns

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:03 AM.

Honda and the Honda marquee are registered trademarks of the American Honda Motor Company, Inc. Neither American Honda Motor Company nor its subsidiaries or affiliates shall bear any responsibility for content, comments, or advertising. is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Company in any way. American Honda Motor Company does not sponsor, support, or endorse in any way. Copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended or implied.