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Accord: 98 accord ex. cannot reset p1259 code with the vtec.

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98 accord ex. cannot reset p1259 code with the vtec. I replaced switch and screen. Code comes on without engine running.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Roy replied 2 years ago.
good evening my name is ***** ***** I will assist in most cases, the valve gets stuck from debris from the oil. I suggest flushing the oil system completely and ten replace the assembly. it comes with a switch and new screen. the fact that the code returns immediately indicates a electrical issue with the solenoid. I will attach some info on the code for you to review Roy