1997 Honda Civic Car Shifts Hard and Bumps When Downshiftin

Tiny
DALEMCCAW
  • 1997 HONDA CIVIC

Transmission problem
1997 Honda Civic 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic

My 1997 Hondas civic shifts hard and bumps when it downshifts, could you suggest what this might be? It has always shifted fairly hard.
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Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 AT 8:07 AM

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Tiny
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Hi dalemccaw,

Problem is most likely to be due to the shift solenoids.

Is the D4 indicator blinking while driving?

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Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 AT 11:23 AM
Tiny
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No lights are on, it just shifts hard and bumps when it downshifts

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Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 AT 12:57 PM
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Get a scan done to see if there are any trouble codes. If none, get the shift solenoids checked.

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Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 AT 1:31 PM

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