Hondas are good reliable cars and I think you should be able to get 250K out of your car easily, provided the routine maintenance has been kept up to date 'til now. . Feb 29, 2012 For gear shift issues and gear stuck issues,the help links are provided below. I have a feeling I'll be answering my own question before a researcher provides the information I'm looking for. When the contacts go bad, sometimes the car shakes violently, stalls, or jerks as the switch is losing power and cutting the engine off and on. I am also kind of stuck because having it towed somewhere is going to be costly.
When adding transmission fluid to your Accord, be sure to add it slowly as the transmission fluid capacity is reached quickly and it is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill. If you are having problems with the transmission in your Accord, such as clunky shifting or hesitation, check the fluid level first - it is amazing how many drivers pay thousands of dollars for transmission work when a half quart of transmission fluid would have fixed the problem. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. More common with any car is a clogged catalytic convertor. My 1998 accord lx got clogged, and it would not drive over 20 miles per hour like you said. So it may or may not be grabbing like it should.
We provide the right products at the right prices to help you keep your trusted Accord on the road. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. If the engine has been damaged, then I think you should move on. . I have never been rear ended by another car, but I am thinking this feels like that would. To troubleshoot these types of issues, check the actual solved problems with these types of issues. If this clogs up, it could cause a problem.
TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. Ignition switches are common on Hondas, and was replaced on my 1998 accord lx. As I said before, I suspect that the oil leak was from the distributor oil seal, when that one leaks, it damages the heater hose and gets oil all over the transmission, making it look like it is leaking. The people from the scrapyard did the transplant. I have a 97 Accord with 185 k miles on it and have had the same issues with the distributor O-ring and the leaking heater hose. If The shifter assembly is got misaligned, it has to be open and realign. Have you had this happen? A scrapyard trans got a few more years from the car.
Mar 14, 2012 For gear shift issues and gear stuck issues,the help links are provided below. All the parts — while still working and serviceable — are older and wearing out, the rubber parts are deteriorating month by month. When trying to find this person what do you look for??? Find a local independent business instead. Young mechanics that want to learn how to repair a transmission go to work at the chain stores. You have the same transmission and it is not one of the problematic ones that someone here referred to.
Also there is a switch on the engine that regulates the engine and stuff. Nov 26, 2012 It can be issue with gears or problem with transmission and needs to be rebuilt. Okay so now some other gear expert has opened and repaired the gearbox. Shop our incredible in-store selection today and benefit from free battery charging and engine diagnostic testing during your visit. The problem was that the employee liked drugs that sped up the metabolism and the rebuilder liked drugs that slowed things down. The dealer knew which car we specifically wanted to drive and had it ready.
But there is still plenty of life in your car expect. The best way to find a good xmission shop is to ask your regular mechanic for a recommendation. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. Each of these is prone to corrosion and, especially for the first two, expensive to repair. Since the ignition was mentioned, I should also mention that sometimes I have to try to turn the key in the door quite a few times before it will unlock.
I had the same problem with my original transmission where it kept slipping out of gear in 2006. I continued driving it even with this issue because I had no choice. If the transmission fluid level on your Accord is low, you need to add fluid through the dipstick tube. First, check your tranny fluid. To troubleshoot these types of issues, check the actual solved problems with these types of issues.