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Old 04-17-2005, 07:40 PM
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i have two friends who are car fanatics and both advise me to do maintence work first in my car before putting mods into it. i have a 92 accord, it has 281k+ miles on it..what should i replace? spark plugs and such, oil filter? help me out, i feel like a chick
 
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Old 04-17-2005, 09:24 PM
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At 281K the list could be endless depending on the car's previous maintenance history. Do you have any records?
 
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Old 04-17-2005, 11:55 PM
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Replacements:

Timing belt/drive belt + waterpump
Tranny Fluid/Gear oil
Fuel filter
Coolant flush

Adjustments
Valve clearance
Idle speed adjustment
 
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