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1981 Honda Civic Base 2D Hatchback 1300

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What do I do if the reservoir won't slide out?
I am trying to change the driver side headlight, but I can't get the reservoir to slide out. I can see some rust, but I'm not sure if that's the issue and I'm hesitant to use any ...
Asked by Caitlin H April 14, 2014, 5:46 pm 1 reply
thump sound while breaking
while im driving and go over a speed bump or entering the street going down hill to a more flat surface the brakes feel like a thump. Now i got new rotors and pads , had to change ...
Asked by Steven H April 23, 2014, 10:32 am 0 reply
my honda civic is heating up already change thermostat and radiator and it keeps heating up.
changed thermostat and radiator,it heats up faster when air conditioning is on.
Asked by Juan G April 23, 2014, 9:58 am 0 reply
Replacing break pads.
Is it pointless to change my break pads if there is a small leak in my lines? Or will it help any.
Asked by Alexus G April 21, 2014, 5:17 am 0 reply
need to know what to repait
Yes hi I need to kno what part is bent or whatever. This past winter I slid (pretty fast) it a curb while at the same time I had the wheel entire turn to the left jltrying to turn...
Asked by Ian B April 21, 2014, 12:47 am 0 reply
car will not turn over
my 95 civic dx coup died all of a suden after sputtering for a second, i checked there is still fuel pumping but there is no spark, help please.
Asked by Dustin B April 18, 2014, 6:31 pm 0 reply
automatic transmission shifting at to high rpm
the car won't pass smog
Asked by Larry H April 18, 2014, 5:43 pm 0 reply
when i hit the gas the engine boggs down but when i relaease it it idles fine.
it boggs down alot and idles when gas is released. the engine also cuts off alot
Asked by Austin J April 16, 2014, 11:29 pm 0 reply
no clutch peddle?
Changed clutch nine months ago. Master and slave cylinder yesterday and today bled all lines still no clutchpeddle didn't bench bleed master
Asked by Cortney M April 14, 2014, 4:39 pm 0 reply
whats wrong with my transmission?
this morning while driving it, the car suddenly goes into neutral no power at all. i shifted to lower gears but still nothing. i pulled over to the side of the road, turned the car...
Asked by Luis V April 14, 2014, 3:19 pm 0 reply
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