Initially, sporadic jerking. Month or so later, check engine light came on, then went away. Next time this warning came on, it was flashing, and the gears began to slip. The car drives but it cannot go up hills. I was told that I need a new transmission.
Check Engine Light on 1997 Acura CL
by Sonjie in Pittsburgh, PA on September 08, 2010
ANSWER by fernando , September 11, 2010
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