Honda 1.7L Index of Articles

2001-2005 Crank Sensor Wiring Diagram (Honda 1.7)

2001-2005 Crank Sensor Wiring Diagram (Honda 1.7)

NOTE: The above crankshaft position sensor wiring diagram applies only to 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 1.7L Honda Civic. Here's a brief description of the crank sensor's 3 circuits (wires): BLU wire: Outputs the...   read more >>

How to Test the Starter Motor (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

How to Test the Starter Motor (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

When the starter motor fails your 1.7L Honda Civic's engine is not gonna' crank over. The cool thing is that testing the starter motor on your 1.7L Honda Civic is not hard. There are 3 basic tests that the DIY'er can do to find out if the...   read more >>

Radiator Fan Relay Test (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

Radiator Fan Relay Test (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

This tutorial will walk you through the process of bypassing your 1.7L Honda Civic's radiator fan relay and bench testing it (by applying battery power and ground to its internal coil). These two are pretty easy and simple tests and I've...   read more >>

How To Test for a Blown Head Gasket (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

How To Test for a Blown Head Gasket (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

Checking to see if your 1.7L Honda Civic has suffered a blown head gasket can be done in 4 simple tests. In this tutorial, I'll walk you through all 4 in a step-by-step way so that you can do these tests yourself (if you suspect your 1.7L Honda...   read more >>

Radiator Fan Motor Test (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

Radiator Fan Motor Test (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

Testing the radiator fan motor on your Honda Civic, to see if it's bad and causing your Civic to overheat, is not difficult. There are several ways of testing the radiator fan motor. In this tutorial I will show you two different ways to do...   read more >>

How to Test the TCC Solenoid (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

How to Test the TCC Solenoid (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

In this tutorial I'm gonna' show you how to test your 2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic's torque converter clutch (TCC) solenoid. The TCC solenoid diagnostic involves to specific tests. The first is a simple resistance test of the TCC solenoid's...   read more >>

Blower Motor Relay Bench Test (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

Blower Motor Relay Bench Test (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

The blower motor relay on the 2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic is an electro-mechanical relay that can be easily be bench tested to find out if it's bad (or good). In this tutorial I'll show you how to do it... since all that's required...   read more >>

Clutch Pressure Control Solenoid A and B (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

Clutch Pressure Control Solenoid A and B (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

There are two basic tests to diagnose a defective A/T clutch pressure solenoid A or B on your 1.7L Honda Civic's automatic transmission. The first test is a simple multimeter resistance test and the other is a bench test in which battery power...   read more >>

How to Test for a Broken Timing Belt (Honda 1.7L)

How to Test for a Broken Timing Belt (Honda 1.7L)

Checking to see if the timing belt on your Honda Civic has busted and thus causing a no start condition isn't a difficult thing to do. In this tutorial I will show you just how easy it is to check it. IMPORTANT: Your 2001-2005 1.7L Honda...   read more >>

Shift Control Solenoids A and B Tests (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

Shift Control Solenoids A and B Tests (2001-2005 1.7L Honda Civic)

Testing the shift control solenoid A and B assembly consists of two basic tests. The first is a multimeter resistance test of each shift solenoid that makes up the assembly. The other test is a bench test in which you apply battery power from...   read more >>