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Old 07 Jan 2009, 09:46 pm
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Default my 2003 acura tl type s sounds like its in neutral when when im taking off at a light?

it sounds like my transmission is slipping some time but it only does it when im taking off at a light, or when i first start taking off good. 99% of the time it changes right it is a 5 speed automatic
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Bye-bye torque converter. Sounds like another infamous Honda 5AT bites the dust Your dealer may be able to goodwill this as automatic transmission failures are pretty commonplace with Honda.
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its about to die...mine did the same thing
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Old 07 Jan 2009, 10:31 pm
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There's a recall on the transmisssion. Contact your ACURA dealer.
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Old 08 Jan 2009, 03:44 am
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Default Re: my 2003 acura tl type s sounds like its in neutral when when im taking off at a light?

i have a 02 tl it did the same trans is starting to slip on urs mine slip when it was hot contact dealer there was a recall if ur car is under 100k or # of yrs old they fix mine for free and only pay for trans mount $70 not a bad deal.
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