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Civic LX 2003. 120k. new radiator, transmission. New sparks

Customer Question

Civic LX 2003. 120k. new radiator, transmission. New sparks plugs. Struggling going up hill when engine is warmer. Just passed smog test.
JA: When was your last oil change? Have any check engine lights popped up recently?
Customer: Engine light was on couple of months ago. Not now. Oil change? not sure. long time....
JA: Are you fixing your Civic yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: changed sparks plugs. appear to run better.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: a rattling sound come from the rear. does not correspond to the wheel.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  david craig replied 9 months ago.

Hi Im David. do a valve adjustment and do a back pressure test

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
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Expert:  david craig replied 9 months ago.

i dont know any local mechanic shops where you live, wherever that is. im in pittsburgh