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Having electrical problems with my 91 Acura legend, Legend,

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Having electrical problems with my 91 Acura legend
JA: What is the model of your '91 Acura?
Customer: Legend
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No, took it to a shop and tried diagnosing and haven't came up with anything just ready to check crankshaft sensor or emc
JA: Does the vehicle stall at low speeds? Does it sputter?
Customer: I don't know
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Acura
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site but thats pretty vague. what kind of electrical problems are you having?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
really
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
it won't start
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
nothing wrong with the engine or anything else mechanical. something electrical is keeping it from running properly.
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

so what have your mechanics tried so far? i dont want to keep checking what they already have.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
They tried running a diagnoses couldn't get a reading. Changed gas assembly, tried so many things. They basically norrowed it down to checking the crankshaft sensor and/or emc
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I mean ECM
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

the cant get the diagnostic connector to communicate? not even with a paper clip?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
What?
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

do they know how to pull codes on an obd1 computer?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I don't know I will have to ask tomorrow
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

ok.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
What next after that if it doesn't work
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

ecm replacement

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Ok
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
if that doesn't work should I just let the car go
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

one step at a time my friend

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Alright
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

keep me posted

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

any update?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Ready replace the crankshaft sensor
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Then the EMC
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

i still am not understanding what you are saying. you already replaced the crank sensor and the ecm?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No replacing it now
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

oh...ok.

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

any news?

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

hello?

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

do you still need assistance?

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