This is from experience. There is a rubber "S" shaped vacuum tube about 8 inches long under the intake manifold close to the firewall. It cracks over time and causes a vacuum leak that will drive you crazy, (rough idle, dies at lights, runs perfect above idle). Most mechanics seem to miss that one somehow. Very difficult to replace. Need very small hands. 4MRMIKE
Yes you can I have 1988 Honda prelude with the 2.0L in it.
my 1988 4ws Honda prelude idles low at 600 rpm
Yes, the 1988 and 1989 Honda Prelude has a VSS that is a cable sending unit that connects to the gauge cluster in the dash.
where is the fuel pump cutoff relay located in a honda 88 prelude?
None of the dashboard lights work on my 1988 Prelude. Why?
bad battery. it gives off the rest of its power when its about dead. and that's what causes surging
Screwed into the head.
The oxygen sensor on a 1988 Honda Prelude fuel injected engine is on the exhaust manifold. It screws directly onto the front of the exhaust manifold.
under left hand head light
Yes. All Preludes do.
The 88 Prelude does not use a dual timing belt. It has a single timing belt
The throttle body diagram for the 1988 Honda Prelude is found in the maintenance manual of this car. It can be obtained as a print out from an automotive store as well.
The fuse for the heater and the CD player in Honda Prelude 1988 can be found using?æa fuse diagram. The diagram is available online and can be found by looking for '1998 prelude fuse panel diagram' on any search engine.
I just went through that exact problem with my 88 prelude, it was the ignition cylinder.
Hey they usually come with a 2.0 litre b20a motor
Yes it will fit, all of the twin cam third gen preludes 1988-1991 have the same motor config. You can even put the fourth gen vtec prelude motors in the third gen chassis with mount kits.
Yes, with some custom mounts for the engine and transmission. This can be expensive if you have a shop do the work for you.
the oil filter is located on the back side of the block in the middle
The fuel pump surging at first could be caused by the fuel pressure bleeding off and the pump has to build the pressure up.
if its a 2.0 then 2.0 liters of oil! 2.0 is the engine size, a 1988 Honda prelude 2.0 holds exactly 4 quarts of oil, i just changed my oil today and it says that in the owners manual.
Most of them just drive out. Get the new ones and you will see how they install.
20 inches on the driver's side, 19 inches on the passenger side.
If its a 4 wheelsteer model look towards centre of the car.
The answer is no. The fuel-injected engine from your 1987 Accord is a direct-fit into a 1985-1987 Prelude Si, but will not fit into a 1988 or newer Prelude due to a completely different engine and transmission being used. The wiring harnesses and ECU will also be very different.
Prelude to Foundation was created in 1988-11.