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All of the sudden stopped accelerating. I towed home and

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All of the sudden stopped accelerating. I towed home and when checked water was dry and when replaced water was sipping and coming out of the engine block when turn on water splash out of the engine block.
JA: Do you have the trouble code? Do you have a code reader or scan tool?
Customer: Neither
JA: I'll pass this info along to the Honda Mechanic so that he can get you a quick fix. What is the model/year of your Honda?
Customer: Honda civic 2010 LX
JA: Are you fixing your Civic yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No still have in the driveway came across a recall for 2006 to 2009 that had the same symptoms
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Was wondering if this is the same damage that may be presenting in my car
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** I will be assisting you with all of your vehicle questions today. Give me one moment while I review your question and come back with a answer. Please be aware I do not know your skill level or abilities so I will be asking a lot of questions and in a lot of cases we will respond to each other quite a lot before we find a solution.

Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

Where is the water coming out of the block?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
In the middle of the block.
Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

I there a crack in the block? Can you send pictures?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
None that I can see.
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
I didn't take any pictures
Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

Sounds like you got it very hot is that right?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Never got hot. All oils changes done. Driving and all of sudden in the middle of the road it stopped accelerating, moved it to the side of the road and had it towed it.
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
No smoking from the car neither any heat when stopped.
Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

so the next step would be to identify the leak and whats going on with that and if there are any codes in the computer

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
I can't move the car
Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

Ok so we need to find the leak and repair it, do you know where its coming from