Rough Idle/Harsh Shifting Due to Broken Front Engine Mount on Honda Accord

A rough idle and harsh transmission shift can be caused by a broken front engine mount. Replacing the broken mount will address these issues.

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Average mileage: 132,653 (74,000–200,000)
Engines affected: 2.3L 4 Cylinder, 3.0L V6
5 model years affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, more2002
14 people reported this problem
7 people shared problem details
1999 Honda Accord- 2.3L 4 Cylinder104,400
bought car that shakes &/or shifts weird? guy said a $40. mount replacement should fix any & all problems/ hopefully
2000 Honda Accord- 3.0L V6150,000
Broken engine mounts
1998 Honda Accord- 2.3L 4 Cylinder
High RPM's, bad gas mileage, difficulty shifting, loud engine noise.
2002 Honda Accord- 3.0L V6120,175
Front and right hand side engine mounts found to be broken. Taking the car to a cheaper mechanic than the dealership. Will see if it helps.
1998 Honda Accord- 3.0L V6140,000
Harsh shifting due to broken front engine mount, mount was fixed and problem lessened considerably
1999 Honda Accord- 3.0L V6200,000
Has been replaced
2002 Honda Accord- 3.0L V674,000
two of three motor mounts split
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