Honda Cars 2007-2008

Transmission Removal & Installation

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  1. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Battery cables and the battery
     
    Shift lever knob
     
    Center console
     
    Shift lever boot
     
    Shift lever
     
    Air cleaner housing
     
    Steering shaft from the steering gear box
     
    Alternator
     
    A/C compressor
     
    Exhaust manifold heat shields
     
    Upper starter mounting bolt
     
    Upper intake manifold bracket mounting bolt
     
    Suction valve hose
     
    Camshaft Position (CMP) sensor connectors
     
    Splash shield
     
    Steering gear box electrical connector
     
    Torque sensor connector
     
    Intake manifold bracket
     
    Heated Oxygen (HO 2 S) sensor connectors
     
    Catalytic converter
     
    Exhaust manifold
     
    Driveshaft
     
    Shifter boot holder bolts
     
    Clutch slave cylinder
     
    Clutch release fork
     
    Lower transmission flange bolts
     

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  3. Support the front subframe with a floor jack and remove the two center mounting bolts.
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  5. Loosen the four outer mounting bolts 3 in. (75 mm).
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  7. Lower the front subframe until it is supported by the loosened bolts.
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  9. Support the transmission with the floor jack.
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  11. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Rear transmission mount
     
    Speed sensor connector and wiring harness
     
    Upper transmission flange bolts
     
    Transmission
     

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To install:


NOTE
Use new subframe bolts for assembly.

  1. Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure, while using the following torque values:

    Transmission flange bolts: 47 ft. lbs. (64 Nm)
     
    Rear transmission mount bolts: 28 ft. lbs. (38 Nm)
     
    Subframe mounting bolts: 14mm bolts to 85 ft. lbs. (116 Nm) and 12mm bolts to 43 ft. lbs. (59 Nm)
     
    Clutch slave cylinder bolts: 16 ft. lbs. (22 Nm)
     
    A/C compressor bolts: 33 ft. lbs. (44 Nm)
     
    Steering shaft pinch bolt: 16 ft. lbs. (22 Nm)
     
    Shift lever bolts: 86 inch lbs. (10 Nm)
     

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