Use for comparison purposes only. Drain and fill every 30K miles from now on. See your owner's manual for more details. It sounded much like a brake pad as it hits the high spot on a warped rotor…a swish…swish , sound as the driveshaft turned. This video shows you how to add transmission fluid to your 2008 Honda Accord. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle. I just hope the transmission fails completely before the warranty expires.
Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle. Use for comparison purposes only. Ensure that you have a little more transmission fluid than the volume listed in your owner's manual. The transmission never felt right from day one. I have since started to stop completely, even on right hand turns so I can avoid being hit by another vehicle.
The transmission fluid is commonly ignored because many assume it will last forever. You can do a more complete flush if you disconnect the lines going from the transmission to the oil cooler, put the line going to the oil cooler into a bucket to catch the old fluid and use the line going back to the transmission to fill. At 35 and at 70. The 2008 Accord came standard with a 2. Yet on the other hand I cannot see paying twice the price for the fluid at the dealer. This article applies to the Honda Civic 1992-2000. If you drain it on an angle that is, the front end is on jack stands, but the rear is not , you will drain more than the 2.
Do not compare to models before 2008. This photo shows the location of the automatic transmission fluid drain plug on a 2001 Honda Accord. Total capacity was 6 qts. Do not compare to models before 2008. It was most noticeable before the transmission completely warmed up at between 25 - 40 mph.
Why did the dealer not re-flush? Park the vehicle and check for any leaks. You should be able to gravity fill if you have a bucket on top of the car with clean fluid connected to the line going back into the transmission. With additional information you could receive meaningful help. Done right means they drain and fill, then hook up the fluid exchange machine. The five-speed B97A automatic transmission requires 8 qts. Suppose to be great cars. Ensure that the transmission shifts smoothly without any noise.
For the next few months I could hear a faint rubbing sound from the rear end. This solved the problem and now the transmission shifts well. I just hope the previous problems didn't cause internal damage that will manifest itself in future transmission failure. Previous oil change was less then 5k miles ago. Place cardboard under the vehicle to catch potential spills. Thank you for your advice! Four-cylinder Honda Accords paired with manual transmissions require 4.
May vary with driving conditions. Oil did not register on the dip stick and I had no indication of the problem. See your owner's manual for more details. In 2008, Honda redesigned the Accord, giving the conservative sedan an more aggressive and sportier look. This article applies to the Honda Civic 1992-2000.
If the transmission fluid level on your Accord is low, you need to add fluid through the dipstick tube. The service manager tried to make the problem happen again, but could not duplicate. By 70 000 miles you should have had two of those done. I've always changed mine every 30k-50k. This article applies to the Honda Accord 1990-2002. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
But again, that is no longer necessary. Do not compare to models before 2008. Simply do regular 35 000 miles intervals drain and fill service. I'm not even going to bother with that. By - February 20, 2015 This article applies to the Honda Accord 1990-2002. Drive a 100 or 200 miles in between. Check out this handy, step-by-step guide to learn how.
Jack the vehicle up, so you have enough room to slide and work underneath it. This was my 1st Honda and last. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle. Not sure what they did as they didn't give me the write up. The front rotors are warped too.