How to Clean the Throttle Plate on a Civic?

Answer Over time, the throttle plate on your Civic can collect gunk and particles, causing it to stick. If your gas pedal stays down too long or your car won't start in the early mornings, you may need t... Read More »

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How to Clean the Throttle Body of the 2000 Honda Civic Ferio?

The 2000 Honda Civic Ferio uses a throttle body to control the mixture of air and fuel going into the engine. Over time, particulates start to build up in the throttle body bore and the throttle pl... Read More »

How to Remove the Throttle Body From a 98 Honda Civic?

As with virtually all modern automobiles, the 1998 Honda Civic uses a throttle body instead of a carburetor. The throttle body determines how much air and fuel enters the engine when the gas pedal ... Read More »

Does coolant flow from the throttle body into the intake on a 2003 Civic?

Coolant does not flow from the throttle body into the intake on a 2003 Honda Civic or any other car. Instead, air flows through the throttle body and to the intake manifold. The air flow is regulat... Read More »

How to Clean a 1.8 T Throttle Body?

The 1.8T is a turbocharged four-cylinder engine made by the VW group that has been used in a variety of VWs and Audis. Like most modern, fuel-injected motors, the 1.8T utilizes a throttle body to d... Read More »