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Old 06-25-2013, 01:19 PM
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I have a 2001 Honda Accord EX and lately it has been chugging heavily during start up and then after a minute it will seeming run fine?

Any ideas as to what I should focus on to fix this?
 
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Old 06-25-2013, 01:44 PM
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How many miles on the car and how long since the spark plugs have been changed?
 
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Old 06-26-2013, 10:54 AM
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Currently 96k miles and I bought it 3k miles ago so most likely they have not been changed.
 
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Old 06-26-2013, 11:33 AM
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Might be a good place to start; you might want to consider doing the plug wires at the same time.
 
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Old 06-28-2013, 03:42 PM
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Thanks...I'll give it a shot.
 
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Old 07-02-2013, 05:13 PM
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So the Spark Plug replacement didn't do the trick...any ideas?
 
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Old 07-03-2013, 09:05 AM
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Next step; have the OBD-II codes read.
 
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Old 07-04-2013, 11:08 AM
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Next step; have the OBD-II codes read.
Thank you! Is this something that can be done at a local auto parts store?
 
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Old 07-04-2013, 01:03 PM
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Thank you! Is this something that can be done at a local auto parts store?
Yup, Autozone or wherever.
 
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