EN
Parts & Tools Parts & Tools
Mechanics Mechanics
Gear Guide Gear Guide
search

Add Transmission Fluid: 1994-1997 Honda Accord

Braeger Ford helped make these videos

We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.

 
Video Description

This video shows you how to add transmission fluid to your 1997 Honda Accord. Before adding transmission fluid, make sure that your engine was running when you checked the fluid level. If the transmission fluid level on your Accord is low, you need to add fluid through the dipstick tube. Honda has been developed sophisticated transmissions through years and it is critical that you add the exact type of transmission fluid stipulated by your owner's manual (typically in the back of the manual in a section titled Fluid Capacities.) When adding transmission fluid to your Accord, be sure to add it slowly as the transmission fluid capacity is reached quickly and it is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill.

If you are having problems with the transmission in your Accord, such as clunky shifting or hesitation, check the fluid level first - it is amazing how many drivers pay thousands of dollars for transmission work when a half quart of transmission fluid would have fixed the problem.

Other videos you might find helpful

  • 1994-1997 Honda Accord Interior Fuse Check
    Check for a blown interior fuse

    Carmakers are hiding interior fuse boxes all over the place these days - see how to check your interior fuses here!

    1997 Honda Accord LX 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • Check Power Steering Level Honda Accord (1994-1997)
    Check power steering fluid level

    Power steering fluid is easy to check and many people (mechanics included) often forget about - learn how here

    1997 Honda Accord LX 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • 1994-1997 Honda Accord Jack Up How To
    Learn how to jack up your car

    A few key tips will make jacking up your car much safer

    1997 Honda Accord LX 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • Highbeam (Brights) Change: 1994-1997 Honda Accord
    Replace brights

    On many cars, the high beam bulb runs at reduced power during the day - check 'em and change 'em!

    1997 Honda Accord LX 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • Battery Replacement: 1994-1997 Honda Accord
    Replace your car battery

    Did you know that heat is worse for your battery than cold? Replace it every 4 years

    1997 Honda Accord LX 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • 1994-1997 Honda Accord Hose Check
    Checking coolant hoses

    Coolant hoses wear out over time and need to be replaced - check 'em early and often

    1997 Honda Accord LX 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • See all videos for the 1997 Honda Accord
Comments
The Right Parts
The Right Tools