I have just got a honda civic type s 1.4 2011 am having same problem very sluggishgot a 1.4 2011 plate s type pleased with the car but lately felt its not responding to throttle after 2nd gear very sluggish to respond is there any thing i need to check gets abit embarrasing when smaller cars wizz past
I'm not too sure what kind of performance you were expecting from a car that size with a 1.4 Engine? Just because it has an S on the back doesn't mean it's going to get up to Warp Factor 10 in 4.1 seconds. It's a 1.4, it's going to be sluggish. I had 1.4 Cars for years and the acceleration didn't exactly snap Nicker Elastic on the opposite Sex while accelerating like an EVO 8 would ?I h
I have just got a honda civic type s 1.4 2011 am having same problem very sluggish
This implies to me that it was OK but now isn't. This really has nothing at all to do with the absolute size of the engine in the car, but more to do with possible drop off of performance of that engine is it not?but lately felt its not responding to throttle after 2nd gear very sluggish to respond
I will have a look at filter thanks and try some.of the fuel cheersTry using BP Ultimate of Shell V Power fuel for a few fill ups and see if that helps.
The extra octane rating may give a bit more urge and the additives will clean out the fuel system.
When was the last time you changed the air filter, that might be clogged?
Thanks I will try this cheersMaybe try some forte petrol injectors cleaner I've found it actually works well (it's not snake oil) like some of them if you only run the car on supermarket petrol you should notice a difference on pickup good luck I hope you get it sorted