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Dan, ASE Certified Technician
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Can a transmission cause a car not to start? This is a Honda

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Can a transmission cause a car not to start? This is a Honda and the starter engages the flywheel
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: Yes, the battery has been checked, the starter has been taken of and checked. All passed.
JA: What is the model/year of your Honda?
Customer: 2000 Honda accord
JA: Are you fixing your Accord yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes, repairs on my own. I found a leak from the transmission and the level is low.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I parked it and later found a puddle of trans fluid by the car
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Dan replied 1 year ago.

Hello my name is***** am an ASE Master Technician and I am glad to help you out with your question.

Expert:  Dan replied 1 year ago.

No, a trans cannot cause a no start because of the way the torque converter is designed, they are not directly connected to ech other.

Expert:  Dan replied 1 year ago.

Put a breaker bar on the crank pulley bolt. Try turning the engine over by hand.

Expert:  Dan replied 1 year ago.

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