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I have a 2000 Honda accord with a V6 engine the problem I'm

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I have a 2000 Honda accord with a V6 engine the problem I'm having the engine spins freely like it has no compression but after spinning it over it starts to try to start. It does after you drive it and it sits for 5 or 6 hours. It will eventually start. What do I need to check?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  JacobTD replied 1 year ago.
Timing belt has sliped
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok. After it starts it runs fine.
Expert:  JacobTD replied 1 year ago.
It actually sounds like Weak compression. Could be a number of things. Does it start easy once you get it started?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yea after you get it started it does fine starting until you leAve it sitting for 5 or 6 hours.
Expert:  JacobTD replied 1 year ago.
Id start with checking Main Relay and or compression.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I've check the compression and it has none but after trying to start it , it has a little compression. This car sat up for About 5 years.