Summary of Contents for Honda Civic 1988 Service Manual - Page 18

  • Honda Civic 1988 Service Manual - Page 18

    ’reparation of Work -- Electrical (cont’d) C When removing locking couplers, be sure to disengage the lock before disconnecting. I Cnuplers may be of two Wpes. mass In which the lock is pressed to remove. and those in which the lock is pulled up to remove. Be sure to ascertain me type of locking device belore beginning work. The folluwing is a dealer non of the means 0 disconnecting various typical cou- plel‘s. Press In disenglga: Pull up to disengage: I When disconnecting lacks. first press in the coupler lightly l to provide clearance to the locking device). then uperate the up fully and remove the coupler in me designated manner. #2 - All plastic plugs have locking tabs that must be released before disconnecting, and must be aligned when re- cunnecting . - When disconnecting a coupler, pull it off lrurn the mating coupler by holding on bolh couplers. - Never my to discunnecl cuuplers by pulling on lheir wires. mfi - Bafore cpnnccting couplers. check to see that the lerml- nails are in place and are not benl or dlsloned. - Insert couplets fully until they will no longer so. - Some couplers have locking tabs that must be aligned Ind engaged securely. - Dont use wire harnesses with a loose wire nr coupler. EEC) x - Place the plastic cover over the mating coupler after reconnecting. Also check that the cwel’ is not disturbed. O ‘_X l‘ 12