by thuglife714 on Apr 1, 2014 Vehicle: 2002 Honda Accord EX 2dr Coupe w/Leather (2.3L 4cyl 4A)
I am the third owner of this car after my uncle. My uncle at 68,000 miles had to replace the transmission $2500. Then later he sold the car to me. with 116,000 miles on it.. At 129,000 miles I had to rebuilt the transmission $1500
now currently at 143,100 miles symptoms of transmission slipping hesitating yet again. Meaning a new rebuilt..
engine code P1751.
I was thinking of buying the 2014 accord but the problems this car has given me not going to.
HONDA doesn't appreciate it's customers and doesn't want to acknowledge The Problem with these transmissions.. 98-02 models
by moderate1 on Jul 13, 2013 Vehicle: 2002 Honda Accord LX 4dr Sedan (2.3L 4cyl 4A)
I love my 2002 Accord sedan, but wish I had gone with the coupe :( and ABS. It's a great car I bought it used from the dealer in 2005 and luckily it still had some of it's warranty left had it so when the trans started slipping they fixed it and gave me a rental car all for free and had it fixed in a day. The reason I love it so much is because it's not like these new cars where you HAVE to take it to the mechanic to get it fixed because the engine is covered or it's got comp glitches. I can change my spark plugs easily and that I like. It's very loud when driving on the freeway, you can barely hear the person sitting next to you. If you take care of your car you should have no problems.
by yiven421 on Jun 11, 2013 Vehicle: 2002 Honda Accord LX 4dr Sedan (2.3L 4cyl 5M)
I am getting mad about the transmission when it is 86,000 miles. The car viborated a lot when turning from N to D4 or when stopping, the dealer charged me $5400 for a new one and about $3000 for a used one. [non-permissible content removed] I hate Honda!!!!
Honda has added a new trim level for 2002, the SE. The Accord SE is based on the LX four-cylinder coupe or sedan trim level with an automatic transmission. Features setting the SE apart from LX models include an upgraded audio system, a driver seat power height adjustment, interior wood grain trim, antilock brakes, remote keyless entry and 15-inch alloy wheels.