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I have a 2.3 type V Accord 2002 and engine is struggling for…

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Hi, I have a 2.3 type V Accord 2002 and engine is struggling for power underacceleration

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Is it an automatic or a manual transmission?

Manual with 119k

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Accord yourself? What have you tried so far?

Only just bought car! Seemed fine on test drive but as soon as I hit the motorway on drive home it showed why the prev owner was selling cheap

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Sound for Sat Nav?

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Hello welcome to Just answer I am master tech and will be able to assist you.

can you tell me if any of the lights on the dash are on ?

if not then we can start some basic checks like a compression test and check the spark plugs also.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Only light is engine management light
Mechanic for Honda: MASTER TECH, Honda Technician replied 6 months ago

ok that's a good thing.

this will need to be scanned to see what code is stored in the computer so we can continue.

do you have access to a code reader?

most parts stores will scan this for free depending on the state you live.

if you can scan this and give me the code we can start a plan to repair this.

also please check the engine oil level it's most likely low.

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