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#32 of 54 "Rattling" Tranny?
Oct 20, 2009 (8:30 am)
Hi, guys. I have a 98 Integra LS, auto. Original owner; 128k miles. No alterations (too chicken to kill the warranty for first 48k miles, then too broke!) Car hesitates going uphill from a full stop and seems to slip a little between first and second then but stabilizes at about 30 mph. But my big concern is the "rattling" at 40 mph. Above 42 and below 38 mph is fine. Not sure if it's quickly slipping between gears -- or could it be something with the o2 sensors? I'm on a really tight budget these days; how should I go about dealing with this as cheaply as possible? The dealership is way too pricey for me these days! Advice/suggestions, please!
#33 of 54 Re: "Rattling" Tranny? [meowlady]
Feb 09, 2010 (1:51 pm)
most likely the rattling is sludge formation. make sure to change your engine oil regularly! i've drive three integras, one thats a 5sp gsr sedan and the others a ls auto sedan as well as a auto coupe. all from 1995. i've noticed LS accelerates pretty slow especially even if you are gassing it. if you havent changed the transmission fluid ever, it should be about time. my tranny fluid changes from a light purple to a brown when it goes bad. you might have a shitty transmission cable which might cost you.
#34 of 54 Re: Automatic Transmission Problems [wolftheenf4cer]
Apr 15, 2010 (9:31 pm)
do you know how to fix this problem? I have a 91 Integra with the same proble.
#35 of 54 91 Integra won't shift
Apr 15, 2010 (9:43 pm)
I have a 1991 Acura Integra with a 4 cyl. and an automatic transmission,
the tranny will shift from 1st to 2nd fine when cold but will not go into 3rd until warmed up, after it is warmed up the tranny shifts into all gears fine.
Can any body help me with this problem?
#36 of 54 Re: Is it Transmission Problem or Due to Accident [trinivibes]
Apr 27, 2010 (8:38 am)
wow you got raped on all your repairs from earlier. I love my teg, don't get me wrong. But i am in the same boat as you and i don't know what to do. I think i would sell it. For how much money you have already put in it you could have bought a pretty nice car.
#37 of 54 major 95 gsr manual problems. help!!!!
Apr 27, 2010 (8:45 am)
I have a 95 gsr. wtf is wrong with my tranny!!!!
first of all i started to feel my cluth slipping, new cluth would be no biggy.
but it eventually started to get harder and harder to get it into gear. When i do get it into gear its very inconsistant(shakes, grinds chugs w/e)
Now its worse than ever! about half the time i just cannot get my car into gear. I have to shut my car off and then it will go in no prob.
o yeah! and sometimes when i have it in gear i cant get it out and it just keeps moving.
i am freaking out! someone shed some light on my prob please.
#38 of 54 Re: major 95 gsr manual problems. help!!!! [walls95gsr]
May 11, 2010 (4:51 pm)
well with integras like the previous guy above said 95 has the hydrolic tranny and 93 down has the cable... what u need to do is bleed out the line cuz there might be air in the line... the pressure plate isn't fully disengaging from your friction plate. thus making it very hard to shift or keep going when u push on the clutch pedal. if that isn't the problem you probably have a bent lever to push on your pressure plate. and also check your clutch oil what you use with that is just regular brake fluid.... good luck
#39 of 54 Re: re [wolftheenf4cer]
Jul 06, 2010 (4:16 pm)
i would recommend anyone with these honda and acura cars- change your trans fluid each 30k and find some BG ATC to add to the fluid. these cars are a piece of cake to service the trans fluid, a drain plug, no filter, no pan, no gaskets and yet people neglect them. if the fluid were new at these intervals or at the first sign of an issue, it is my opinion you would never have transmission issues.
I perform this service first thing when these issues arise and in many cases eliminate the problem. this may be other than the owner who is constantly racing the vehcle.
#40 of 54 Re: Automatic Transmission Problems [tbahr]
Jul 18, 2010 (7:36 pm)
why will my auto. tranny only shift into third gear after being warmed up? when cold you can run up to 7000 RPM's and it wont shift.
#41 of 54 Re: Automatic Transmission Problems [tbahr]
Aug 24, 2010 (4:38 pm)
I still have not figured this out. I was hoping somone here could tell me what is wrong.