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1998 Honda CR-V EX 4WD Manual

1998 Honda CR-V
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4-Wheel Drive, 5 Door, Special Purpose Vehicle
22 mpg city / 25 mpg hwy
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May 16, 2013, 7:38 am

Tom B
 

Question: I am having a shudder when I shift especially into 2nd gear, but it is noticable in other gears

This is a 5 speed manual transmission. Mechanics in MO have tried everything but replacing the transmission.


May 21, 2013, 8:14 pm

Ron W
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Lots of things can cause abnormal shifting. You'll have to have a transmission shop diagnose whether it's in the transmission itself, or if the transmission is reacting to a sensor giving it poor data.


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October 16, 2013, 6:54 am

Tom B
 

We now have replaced the transmission and bought 2 new wheels. Nothing has helped. The car does still shudder - but not all the time. Going up hill after a stop light usually still has the shudder.


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October 19, 2013, 9:39 am

Ron W
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Have you replaced the spark plugs and spark plug wires? If the ignition system is breaking down under load, it can cause this type of issue.


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