How do I know if my shifter is bad?
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Shift Selector Cable
- Indicator doesn’t match the gear. If the shift selector cable is going bad, the indicator light or cable will not match the gear you are in.
- Vehicle will not turn off.
- Vehicle starts in another gear.
- Vehicle will not go into gear.
How much does it cost to replace a shifter?
If the cause turns out to be a loose shifter linkage, you can tighten it yourself at no cost, or have the repair-shop do it for $50-75. If the condition is being caused by a damaged shifter cable, the repair-shop will charge you $125-$250 for replacement, or you can purchase and replace it yourself for around $35-$80.
What’s the problem with a 2002 Acura MDX?
Car studders while accelerating. 2002 MDX upshifts from 4th to 5th gear at 35-45 mph, resulting in lugging, shuddering/vibration and a LOUD, annoying growling/grinding noise. The problem is absolutely gone if I shift to D4 (not allowing it to shift to 5th gear) or if driving over 55 mph (and 5th-gear rpms > 1600).
What causes Acura MDX to shudder at 35 mph?
Acura Acura MDX Shudder or Vibration While Driving at Speeds Between 35 and 40 MPH Problem Description A shudder or vibration may develop while driving at speeds between 35 and 40 MPH. Our technicians tell us this condition is commonly caused by a failed automatic transmission torque converter.
Why does my Acura MDX have a torque converter problem?
Our technicians tell us this condition is commonly caused by a failed automatic transmission torque converter. It is recommend to replace the torque converter and install an updated powertrain control module (PCM) to correct this concern.
What kind of vibration does Acura MDX have?
Vibration or shudder between 35 and 45 MPH while lightly pressing on the gas. Immediately goes away if you let off the gas pedal. Report 2006 Acura MDX 135,000 mi, Visitor Shuddering usually between 25-40 mph when slightly depressing gas pedal, cruising or slightly accelerating.