Honda Civic Problems

Check engine light on due to excessive second clutch wear on Honda Civic

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Excessive second clutch wear (automatic transmission) can cause the car not to move and set a Check Engine light (MIL). Replacing the transmission is necessary when this happens.

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Honda Civic Vehicles With This Problem

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Average mileage: 109,662 (97,000–122,325)
Drive Train affected: Automatic Transmission
4 model years affected: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
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Shift from 1 st to 2 nd gear on automatic tranny going in and out of lockup. Highway speeds ok. No codes coming up. Solenoids checked and good. Any help would be appreciated. Tranny fluid recently changed. Winter time shifts very hard it's to second takes a few extra seconds for shift. Honda 2007 civic sedan
No clue transmission was going to fail, re-manufactured transmission, estimated cost about $3300 Honda offered nothing to back their product.