Honda 1.7L Index of Articles

How to Test the Ignition Coils (2001-2005 1.7L Honda)

How to Test the Ignition Coils (2001-2005 1.7L Honda)

In this tutorial, I'm gonna' show you just how easy it is to test the ignition coils on your 1.7L Honda and find out if one of them is bad or not. These ignition coils are known technically as Coil-on-Plug (COP) ignition coils. If you suspect...   read more >>

How to do a Cylinder Balance Test (2001-2005 1.7L Honda)

How to do a Cylinder Balance Test (2001-2005 1.7L Honda)

A manual cylinder balance test will help you find a misfiring cylinder (also known as a ‘dead’ cylinder) that's causing your 1.7L Honda Civic to idle rough. Why perform a manual cylinder balance test? Well, there are times your...   read more >>

How to Test the TP Sensor (2001-2005 Honda 1.7L)

How to Test the TP Sensor (2001-2005 Honda 1.7L)

The throttle position sensor (TPS) on your 1.7L equipped Honda Civic can be accurately tested with just a multimeter and without having to remove it from its spot on the throttle body. In this tutorial, I'll show you where you need to make your...   read more >>

How to Test Trouble Code P0141 (2001-2005 Honda 1.7L)

How to Test Trouble Code P0141 (2001-2005 Honda 1.7L)

A P0141: Secondary Heated Oxygen Sensor (Sensor 2) Heater Circuit Malfunction trouble code on your 1.7L equipped 2001-2005 Honda Civic (DX, EX, AND LX) indicates that the downstream O2 sensor's heater element is probably fried. Fortunately,...   read more >>

How to Test Trouble Code P0135 (2001-2003 Honda 1.7L)

How to Test Trouble Code P0135 (2001-2003 Honda 1.7L)

A P0135: Primary Heated Oxygen Sensor (Primary HO2S)(Sensor 1) Heater Circuit Malfunction trouble code on your 1.7L equipped 2001-2003 Honda Civic indicates that the upstream O2 sensor has a problem with its heater element. Fortunately, testing...   read more >>