My honda will drive down the road slow but when u give it gas its like it pops out of gear an won't go back in any gear then u shut it off an turn it back on it will gonin gear but only drives slow

Alan Coppola

Asked by Aug 28, 2013 at 08:52 PM about the 1996 Honda Civic Coupe DX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just bought this car because of this
problem i dont think the tranny is gone
because when I drove it the frist time it
went ok then messed up

1 Answer

Habib Sherdil

torque converter is going out, you need a new transmission

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