i have a 03 civic lx, with a stock d17a1 in it, car ran fine. i parked it 3 months ago, took out th battery, i bougth a brand new battery for this winter installed it just barely and my car is just cranking over, and isnt firing.
JA: Have you tested the battery with a voltmeter? And can you see if it's leaking or not?
Customer: yes 13.5 its a brand new yellow top optima battery,,it sounds strong cranking, just not firing
JA: Are you fixing your Civic yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes i am working on it myself, my dad owns a garage so ive allays done my own work, i can hear the fuel pump
engages when i turn my key so i believe is getting fuel i tried to spray a quick spray of ethor into the intake but sttill just cranks over
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no just tryign to figure out why it ran 3 months ago and now it wont start with a brand new battery