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2012 Honda Accord Sedan EX 4dr I4 Man

2012 Honda Accord Sedan
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Large
23 (2011) mpg city / 33 (2011) mpg hwy
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July 16, 2013, 9:43 am

James V

Question: about transmission

when I drive my car at the morning after night long rest for it it drives fine but after like 20 minutes of driving the shifting gets horrible, when I reach 13 MPH/ 20 KmPH the car doesn't shift for a while (just like putting it to N while driving) the same thing apply with every shit, and when I park the car or go into reverse I feel a horrible shake for very short period before reversing or stopping.

July 19, 2013, 3:24 pm

Elizabeth K

That sounds like a transmission sensor or solenoid could be causing the problem. Have it scanned for codes and inspected by a reputable transmission shop.

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