DX Sedan (2.3L 4-cyl. 5-speed Manual)
|Ratings Key||Minimal Problems||Moderate Problems||Significant Problems|
Occasional problems on this vehicle (3.0L V6 engine only), are failures of the Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) Valve Passages, the EGR valve, and the Evaporative (EVAP) Canister Vent Solenoid and Catalytic Converter that are part of the Emission Controls.
The cost to clean the EGR Passages and EGR Valve is estimated at $74.08 for parts and $195 for labor. The cost to replace only the EGR valve is estimated at $169 for the EGR Valve and $32.50 labor. These problems can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Honda has extended the warranty on problems with the EGR system to 8 years or 80,000 miles. The cost to replace the EVAP Canister Vent Solenoid is estimated at $61.63 and $84.50 for labor. The cost to replace the Catalytic Converter is $554 for Federal models, $856 for California models, with $65 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
|Transmission & Driveline||
An occasional problem on this vehicle is the failure of the Automatic Transmission.
The cost to replace the Automatic Transmission with a remanufactured unit is estimated at $3000.00 for parts and $448.50 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65.00 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
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|Overall||4 out of 5|