1987 Honda Prelude - Page 3 - Answered Questions & Fixed issues


You need to start with the battery. It should be load tested to verify that it's good or not. You can take it to a auto parts store to be tested, usually for free.

1987 Honda... | Answered on Sep 11, 2009 | 142 views


if the problem only occurs with amp on,,u may need a back up car battery to install along side of ur other battery and remove alternator and have checked

1987 Honda... | Answered on Jul 05, 2009 | 77 views


The firewall is the sheet of metal that separates you from the engine compartment on a typical engine in front design automobile. Often there are many items bolted to the firewall including A/C hoses.

You seriously need to know where the engine is on your lonesome or this is pointless.

The low pressure side of the A/C system will be the larger tubing size than the high pressure side. Start at the A/C compressor and work your way back to the firewall on the lower right side of the automobile where the lines likely go into the passenger compartment just at or around his/her knees.

1987 Honda... | Answered on Jun 28, 2009 | 103 views


Check your wiring again. I had a friend that did along the same lines in a crx. Drove the shop crazy for couple months why they couldn't crank it. When it came down to it, 2 of the wires were hooked up wrong. Sorry no specific information.

1987 Honda... | Answered on May 13, 2009 | 28 views


sounds like you need to add brake fluid....make sure the brake fluid is topped off.....also, check your parking brake, to make sure it is released all the way.....

1987 Honda... | Answered on Apr 16, 2009 | 145 views


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Please take a look at this and tell me if this is your problem.

1987 Honda... | Answered on Mar 11, 2009 | 122 views


there are 2 possible parts here, one is a transmission speed sensor, this part tells the cruise what speed u set and keep it there, the other is the the actual actuator that holds the throttle at the right position to maintain set speed, other less common issue's make sure the brake and clutch (if manual trans only) cruise cut off switche's are ok

1987 Honda... | Answered on Mar 11, 2009 | 485 views


reck timing when installing belt belt should be tight on none tensioner side should be lose on tensioner side till u release tensioner then every thing should be even there should a little slack when turning crank after cking that go under dash above steering wheel and ck the main relay u might want to invest in abook for car if u havent already good luck and let know what happens

1987 Honda... | Answered on Jan 27, 2009 | 112 views


check the drive belt and make sure no vacuum lines got knocked off especially the one behind the throttle body and put some STP in the gas tank make sure it has at least a half a tank of gas when adding

1987 Honda... | Answered on Jan 18, 2009 | 173 views


head light switch is bad

1987 Honda... | Answered on Dec 18, 2008 | 819 views


Sounds like you need a new brake light switch. It is mounted to the brake pedal assembly.

1987 Honda... | Answered on Jan 26, 2009 | 242 views


clean the engine then start the engine have look it mybe gasket cover or mybe it is loose.
check the gasket and bolts or nuts which is tighting cover it has washers.
check engine breathe pipe on the valve cover.

1987 Honda... | Answered on Oct 23, 2008 | 96 views


Have you had the battery tested? If it's weak, and u turn the key on, the drain on the battery will just kill it, as if you were to 'lose all power'. Pull it out and bring it to a parts store for a free check to see if it's good or time to replace it. countrycurt0

1987 Honda... | Answered on Sep 29, 2008 | 57 views


Are they disc or drum brakes?

1987 Honda... | Answered on Sep 22, 2008 | 219 views


how do I remove a alternator from a 19988 honda accord?

1987 Honda... | Answered on Aug 20, 2008 | 779 views


The axle isn't seated all the way into the transmission.Inside the transmission is the differential,the axle goes into a side gear,called a spider gear,and slips into splines inside the spider gear.Once in to a certain point,there is a retainer clip on the end of the axle that pops out when seated all the way into the spider gear in the trans,and this holds,or retains the axle in the trans.If whoever worked on the car didn't have the axle fully seated to where the clip popped out,then the axle will eventually slide back out of the trans,disengaging the splines,and causing the vehicle to not move.Good luck.

1987 Honda... | Answered on Aug 10, 2008 | 139 views


inspect under carriage for damage to wires, sump, radiator and see if theres anything visible i can try to help if you can narrow it down for me

1987 Honda... | Answered on Jun 03, 2008 | 127 views


bit tricky with pedal up u need to pull inner cable towards u and hold still the outter cable make sure you got plenty of light

1987 Honda... | Answered on May 23, 2008 | 98 views


Have you had the car serviced?
make sure fuel filter and spark plugs with Lead are changed.

Honda Prelude... | Answered on Sep 03, 2018 | 27 views


Wires from distributor to plugs may be defective

Honda Prelude... | Answered on Dec 26, 2017 | 44 views

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