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What do i need to tune up a 2002 accord?

what do i need to tune up a 2002 accord?
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Hi,

 

Which engine 2.3L 4cyl, or 3.0L 6cyl ?

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
2.3...also, where is the fuel filter located?

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Ok, yours is a pretty standard one. Replace the distributor cap, dist. rotor, plugs wires and plugs. Also relace air filter if dirty. The fuel filter is located inside the fuel tank as a part of the fuel pump. It is only replaced if there is a fuel pump problem.

 

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Distributor cap has 3 screws to remove, the rotor button has 1 screw to remove before pulling it off. Then pull plug wires, and use extension with spark plug socket and ratchet to remove plugs

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Firing order to make sure you put wires back in correct order:

 

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Air filter:

 

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
thanks a lot, i heard something about the throttle body plate being cleaned...? is this neccassary? it has 100,000 mi on it...and how would i go about it...i assume its on the top of the engine...but where?

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With 100k on it, it would be a good idea. If oyu look at the last diagram for the air filter, on the opposite end from air filter the intake tube is round- that connects to throttle body- it should have a band clamp that holds it to throttle body, remove it. Use carb cleaner and a toothbrush to clean inside throttle body opening to get rid of carbon deposits.

 

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
thanks again, i'll get started on it right now..! have a great day Eric...
steve

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Have a great day as well

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