Last post on Nov 12, 2010 at 5:28 PM
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Honda Civic, Hybrid Cars, Sedan
#49 of 50 Re: Honda Civic Hybrid Owners: Meet the Members [KarenS]
Sep 27, 2010 (6:47 pm)
hello Honda civic hybrid owners my name is Manny from Brooklyn NY . and i have just bought an 05 Honda civic hybrid this car is nice looking but i have one problem when i put this car in drive and starts to move out there is some sort clucking noise. only on take off. one mechanic told me it was transmission mounts which i change and problem is still there. the car runs good after take-off until i come to a stop, again that noise on take-off. does any member know what cause this or have had this symptom before IF ANYONE KNOWS PLEASE LET ME KNOW. email edesvignesaol.com
#50 of 50 Re: Honda Civic Hybrid Owners: Meet the Members [edesvignes]
Nov 12, 2010 (5:28 pm)
My '07 had the same issue. Very hard transmission engagement coming off of Auto-Stop. An IMA system update from Honda resolved the issue. If your HCH is "behind" on updates (I DO NOT recommend allowing them to do the most recent one if you can avoid it...TERRIBLE), that might resolve your issue.