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BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay

Part No. R4819 Warranty  

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BWD/IntermotorMulti Purpose Relay
 
4.5

(based on 11 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (1)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (5)
  • Improves performance (4)
  • Interfaces well with ECU (3)

Cons

  • Difficult to install (3)

Best Uses

  • Replacement (6)
  • Everyday driving (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Auto enthusiast (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Starting Problems with Accord?

Honda Accords have a history of not starting because the solder on this unit cracks. You can re-solder if you want or just buy one and plug it in. This is a bear to...Read complete review

Honda Accords have a history of not starting because the solder on this unit cracks. You can re-solder if you want or just buy one and plug it in. This is a bear to get to but once that battle is over the rest is just plug and play. If you car starts once in awhile then Do not give up on you high mileage Accord until you replace this part or repair the old one. Just check online and you tube to get instructions to do the repair/replacement.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Junk

Didn't even work right. I stuck with the old one that if it acts up you just hit it and it works just fine.

Didn't even work right. I stuck with the old one that if it acts up you just hit it and it works just fine.

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1.0

Junk

By daddy

from Plymouth.WI

About Me Mechanic

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Junk

    Best Uses

    • Paper Weight

    Comments about BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay:

    Didn't even work right. I stuck with the old one that if it acts up you just hit it and it works just fine.

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    5.0

    It worked

    By Car Killer

    from Faulkner, MD

    About Me Casual Driver

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    Verified Buyer
    Level 1

    Pros

    • It Was In Stock
    • The Price Was Right

    Cons

    • None

    Best Uses

    • Everyday Driving

    Comments about BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay:

    These Acuras have this specific relay go bad routinely. Glad it was in stock and inexpensive. I bought it online, got the online discount and picked it up in the store same day. It doesn't get any better than that.

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    5.0

    Great quality and price, perfect fit

    By JimM

    from Boston, MA

    About Me Auto Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer
    Level 1

    Pros

    • Easy To Install
    • Great price

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Replacement

      Comments about BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay:

      Quality and price were great, replacement part fit perfectly and was great cost saver over OEM part

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      5.0

      Worked like OEM parts

      By Masud

      from Charlotte, NC

      Pros

      • Exact fit

      Cons

      • Difficult To Install

      Best Uses

      • Everyday Driving

      Comments about BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay:

      Exact fit!!

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      (9 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      BWD rocks

      By Mike aka 33

      from Raleigh, nc

      About Me Auto Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer
      Helpful Reviewer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Replacement

        Comments about BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay:

        Works great. Solved my problems at a good price.

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        (9 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Good part, good price

        By Marty

        from Sanford, FL.

        About Me Ase 1984, Mechanic

        Pros

        • Easy To Install

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

        • Replacement
        • Replacement Part

        Comments about BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay:

        Nephews Accord wouldn't start. Googled the symptoms, and narrowed the problem down to this Main Relay. I installed a new Main Relay from Advance, and the car starts every time.

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        (10 of 18 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Starting Problems with Accord?

        By Flathead8

        from Midwest

        About Me Gear head

        Verified Buyer
        Level 2

        Pros

        • Interfaces Well With ECU
        • It works

        Cons

        • Difficult To Install

        Best Uses

        • Replacement

        Comments about BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay:

        Honda Accords have a history of not starting because the solder on this unit cracks. You can re-solder if you want or just buy one and plug it in. This is a bear to get to but once that battle is over the rest is just plug and play. If you car starts once in awhile then Do not give up on you high mileage Accord until you replace this part or repair the old one. Just check online and you tube to get instructions to do the repair/replacement.

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        (9 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        This Fixed the Problem

        By Wayne's World

        from Baltimore, Md

        About Me Auto Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer
        Helpful Reviewer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Improves Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving

          Comments about BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay:

          Car was stalling and sputtering occasionally. Replaced Fuel Pressure Regulator, no change. Took it to a garage and they wanted to replace the FPR again. Said only Honda parts work. Saw a posting on line that Main Relay might be the problem. Replaced it with this part. So far, so good. No problem.

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          (9 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Perfect OEM replacement

          By Shimee

          from Massachusetts

          Ask me a question

          Level 5

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Improves Performance
          • Interfaces Well With ECU

          Cons

          • None

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving

          Comments about BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay:

          Replaces the OEM main relay without a problem. No issues with hooking up the vehicle's harnesses back into the relay. Everything is plug and play.

          My old main relay was starting to go bad and cause the car to take longer and longer to start. This new unit fixed that and starts are much quicker.

          The beauty is the lifetime warranty, so once I start feeling hesitant starts I just get a new relay.

          • Car & Truck:
          • Auto Enthusiast

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          (9 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          saver

          By joe shmo

          from killen texas

          Verified Buyer
          Helpful Reviewer

          Pros

          • Improves Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Replacement

            Comments about BWD/Intermotor Multi Purpose Relay:

            Had a rare problem with my 01 accord ex not starting when its high in hot weathers. So far so good.

            • Car & Truck:
            • Casual Driver

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            3 Questions | 4 Answers
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            • Q:

              Is this the same main relay for a 2003 acura tl?? I will like to know because my car does not want to turn on and I already replaced the starter. The car does try to start but wont turn on and I was told this could be the problem because this is a common problem on hondas
              Asked on 3/18/2013 by ADF_26 from Camden, NJ

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                This BWD/Intermotor Relay - part# R4819 is an exact fit for your 2003 Acura TL. However, I would suggest taking your vehicle to a certified mechanic for a proper diagnosis before buying and having parts installed that may not (solve/be) the problem. For any further assistance, you may also call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                Answered on 3/19/2013 by Vincent from AAP
            • Q:

              is this relay the main pgm relay? if so do you have a diagram of where it is located under driver's side dash?thank you,corey
              Asked on 6/1/2011 by Anonymous from st louis

              2 answers

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                To further assist you could you please provide us your vehicle's year, make, model, and engine size

                Answered on 7/16/2011 by Start with Shane! from AAP
              • A:

                yes it is the main relay and runs the fuel pump too. It is to the left of your knee under the dash. I think the OEM has a gray cover

                Answered on 8/7/2011 by jack of all trades from Arkansas
            • Q:

              where can i fine it. and what tools i need to replace it
              Asked on 8/20/2010 by greg from rock hill sc

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                To further assist you could you please provide us your vehicle's year, make, model, and engine size.

                Answered on 8/20/2010 by Kevin from AAP
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