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  1. Sourcing a new Cat converter?

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, I’m trying to source a new catalytic converter for my 2001 ES. I’d ideally like genuine Honda parts, but I can’t actually find one online, and I suspect it would cost a fortune. Any suggestions as to where I could find one, or recommendations for a good aftermarket one? Thanks.
  2. Catalytic Converter Rattle upon start up

    Problems & Issues
    My 2001 CRV with 197000 miles is rattling upon start up. I checked the exhaust and its fairly tight, the heat shield on the converter is tight. I have no codes, even though check engine light is on. I had two places scan it with handheld, and my own and nothing. I had a weird chassis code a long...
  3. 1998 CRV, torque converter softly unlocking / relocking on highway

    Problems & Issues
    115k miles, 2wd, trans fluid changed regularly with honda OE fluid, set at proper hot level. When going ~60+ mph, it seems like the torque converter unlocks and rpms increase by 500rpm. If I let off the gas it locks back up. It's not super consistent, it seems like if I'm REALLY soft with the...
  4. P0420 Error Code - Which Catalytic Converter is bad?

    Problems & Issues
    Hey all: My 2011 CR-V SE just popped up with a P0420 Check Engine code. I have read a lot about this, and I have no problem with changing out the Cat. Converter. The only question is, my car has two Cat Converters on it. One right off the engine exhaust manifold, and one downstream...
  5. Aftermarket Torque converter for a 2012?

    Problems & Issues
    The torque converter on my 2012 with 120k is failing. Software update has been done along with fill and drains of the ATF. After dealer upgraded the software the shuddering stopped except when going up a steep incline. I don't want to risk any further damage to the tranny, so trying to decide...
  6. Failed Torque Converter Seal at 33k miles

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    What would cause a torque converter seal on a 2017 CR-V to start leaking at just 33,000 miles? I went to the dealer for an oil change and handful of warranty items to get repaired (auto high beam issues, drivers side window issues, rattling in the dash, funny smell from the oil and center...
  7. No Heat Shield on Cat Converter - Your Experience

    Problems & Issues
    Hello everyone, The heat shield on my 2009 CR-V broke and had to be taken off. It split, bent, etc and was beyond welding and/or clamping back on. The repair is pricey - OEM parts only. 1 mechanic from a quality shop, said I "should" have it. Another guy from a quality shop said, I don't need...
  8. torque converter jerks on

    Problems & Issues
    After extended driving, with a very warmed up crv, I notice there is allot of play in the drive train . After breaking if I apply the gas, it's as if the torque converter jerks on or play in drivetrain catches up and thumps the car forward... thinking torque converter since that's what I would...
  9. AT Transmission torque converter bolt specs

    1996-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1)
    I'm changing my transmission and haven't really seen to many torque specs around can anyone please tell me how much torque does an automatic torque coverter bolt take.
  10. Heat shield above catalitic converter rattles

    Problems & Issues
    2007 awd - Heat shield above catalitic converter rattles, and is only held together by hose clamps. Is it safe to remove?
  11. New Torque Converter My 14 EX-L 79.5K

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    A couple months ago my wife said she felt a hesitation when accelerating, I felt it once wasn't bad thought nothing of it. This week she said it has been happening more and more. Droped it off at the Honda dealer for them to check it out and they called and said the torque converter needs...
  12. Catalytic converter and cata-clean

    Maintenance and Service
    My check engine light is on. I checked the code and it is that the catalytic converter is not working up to par. I put two applications of cata-clean. I am sure I spelled it wrong. However it has worked before and lasted a long time. Now it does not work. Must I get a new catalytic converter...
  13. On install the Flexplate drew out the torque converter?

    Maintenance and Service
    I am putting in a new tranny in a 2006 crv. I seated the torque converter all the way in, but later when I bolted it to the flexplate it drew the torque converter out slightly, is this normal?
  14. Catalytic Converter Replacement, 1999 CRV

    1996-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1)
    Looking for assistance replacing the Catalytic Converter on a 1999 CRV. Also where is the access to the O2 sensor plug installed on the CAT itself. The wires disappear into the body?
  15. 2012 CRV Torque Converter Shudder

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, anyone have some information on the cost to replace the torque converter on a 2012 CRV in southwestern Ontario....likely would be taking it to a dealer. Shuddering last summer on 2-3 shift. Programming upgrade done 2015 and trans fluid changed again in 2017. Ten months and 18,000kms later...
  16. New Catalytic Converter Time

    Maintenance and Service
    Hola, I need to install a new catalytic converter on the CRV, the original was stolen in the street. The car is high enough that you crawl under need it and cut the system out. RackAuto has the best prices but need some feed back on the quality of these 3 brands, Bosal, Walker...
  17. 2012 CRV Torque Converter

    Under The Hood / Performance
    Hi, anyone have some information on the cost to replace the torque converter on a 2012 CRV in southwestern Ontario....likely would be taking it to a dealer. Shuddering last summer on 2-3 shift. Programming upgrade done and trans fluid changed. Ten months and 18,000kms later shudder is back. Any...
  18. Software Update or Torque Converter? (2013 CR V LX AT)

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    Hello fellow CR V owners! Just purchased a 2013 CR V LX AT, 112'000km's. Noticed that in shifting between 2nd and 3rd gear (40km-60km) that the transmission shudders. I can especially feel this on cold days. After contacting my dealer, apparently the software update and trani fluid flush had...
  19. No Catalic Converter

    1996-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1)
    I purchased 2000 CRV in December, I fixed a lot of things and now I’m plannnig to weld holes in the muffler and change oxygen sensor, there is check engine light on and oxygen sensor code error is present P0141. I start looking for oxygen sensor location on my Honda when I realized that my car...
  20. Search Forum (torque converter)

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    How do you use the "search forum"? I enter "torque converter" and get a number of threads totally unrelated......one thread that's on 2017 CR-V audio, really? Do I need to start a new thread for each question? Please educate me on using the "search forum? My question is, does the cvt torque...
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