They told me that it can be the transmission switch range?
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2002 Honda Civic Question: My car doesnt make it to the 4th gear I want to know whats rong with it?
Answer #1The Toy Shop from The Toy Shop, March 17, 2013, 19:42Enthusiast
Do u have a check engine light on or any other warning lights on or flashing???
ReplyA93, March 17, 2013, 20:53Rookie
Yes I have a check engine light on
ReplyThe Toy Shop, March 17, 2013, 21:09Enthusiast
Do u have a way if retrieving the code???
ReplyA93, March 17, 2013, 21:11Rookie
How can I do that and what will that do?
Answer #2ziptie12 March 17, 2013, 21:31Master
The specific code(s) will help determine if the problem is engine or transmission related.Will need to have a scanner that is able to read both engine AND trans control modules.
ReplyA93, March 17, 2013, 21:48Rookie
so does the transmission range have anything to do with it?
Replyziptie12, March 17, 2013, 23:12Master
It's one of the inputs to the TCM, so yes it MAY be related.
ReplyA93, March 18, 2013, 12:32Rookie
what is the transmission range switch/sensor for?
Replyziptie12, March 18, 2013, 20:03Master
Range/position switch. It indicates what position the gear selector lever is in.........nevermind........
Answer #3CivicEXowner April 09, 2013, 17:29Rookie
if your trying to push it into gear and it wont go you might have blown the gear itself, if its not shifting into any gears or wont go into nuetral its going to be a clutch issue which will most likely involve you getting a new clutch.but if it wont pull into the gear then the spindle might have broken teeth thus not allowing the shifting bar to cross over it. Can you still put it in fifth gear?