I think I shot a tranny in my 03 Acura TL-S

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  1. Xicculus

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    :wtf: :rant: Was driving today and every time I tried to accelerate I would watch the RPM's go up but my speed would stay the same - like I was drifting or something :confused: Then when I tried to reverse, I got nothing.

    The fucking car was taking a coffee break or something because it took two tries just to back up - and I only have 25,000 miles on it! :wtf:
     
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    warranty?
     
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    do you smell buring
     
  4. thewise1

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    clutch packs = fried or your hydraulics are fuxx0red
     
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    the recall for the electronic trans control module fixes that
     
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    yup its automatic. i have to find the warranty, i hope im still covered.
     
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    I never got any notice of the recall... will any dealership honor it?
     
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    Same tranny as Fazle's TL and my Accord V6. Combined, this is the 5th tranny on OT dead.
     
  10. TypeSDragoon

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    i posted this in the other thread :o

     
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    It's definietly toast, my friends mom is on the third tranny in her TL-S
     
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    phatcow My boyfriend, who had already wept. OT Supporter

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    manual > automatic for CL
     
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    take it in, fix it
     
  16. TypeSDragoon

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    i ripped my AVC_RGB1 converter out of my car before i got rid of it :o

    i could still install it on another acura with navi :)
     
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    what are you getting next?
     
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    Yep. One of the reasons I dumped my 01 auto for a 6 speed.
     
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    dont diss the J32 engine


    232 ft lb of SOHC VTEC fury

    actually, its beasty when mated to a proper gearbox :mamoru:
     
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    ...and I thought thaT the tranny problems only happened to those morons who use the trip-tonic thing without knowing how to use it.

    I take good care of my ride, this pisses me off.
     
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    Honda and Acura V6s are well known for eating automatics. I know they extended the warranty for the transmissions on the 6th gen V6 Accords and both of my customers with CLs have had at least one transmission replaced under warranty.
     
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    :rofl: moron
     
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    I hope they've fixed all of their transmission problems with the '05 TL's. We're about to go in and pick one up today.
     

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