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Random misfire cylinder 1 and 3, Random, 2003 accord v6

Customer Question

Random misfire cylinder 1 and 3
JA: How many miles are on the car? Is it a steady misfire? Or random?
Customer: Random
JA: What is the model/year of your Honda?
Customer: 2003 accord v6 175000 miles
JA: Are you fixing your Accord yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Engine light just started acting up today and now its on its not flashing its solid and reads cylinders 1 and 3 misfire and random misfire. When I start to accelerate is when it happens then goes away at higher speed
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just had oil change and the receipt says they used 5w 30 and it calls for 5w 20
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Dan replied 10 months ago.

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Expert:  Dan replied 10 months ago.

The oil wouldn't cause this. When is last time spark plugs were replaced? Did check engine light flash a all? Thanks.