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2002 Honda Civic DX 2dr Coupe Manual

2002 Honda Civic
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Front Wheel Drive, 2 Door Coupe, Compact
33 mpg city / 39 mpg hwy
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March 12, 2013, 2:00 pm

GF H
 

Question: Morning start up of car

I have noticed that the starter turns longer before the car starts.up first thing in the morning(garage kept in Florida)
If I turn the motor off, it will start back up right away. Am I looking a a potential problem


March 21, 2013, 11:52 am

Elizabeth K
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That could be a symptom of a problem, here is some info on it:
http://www.2carpros.com/articles/engine-cranks-excessively-before-starting


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