Without it, the sound from an engine can be very loud. Ansa started over 50 years ago passionately engineering exhaust systems for Ferrari and then expanded to create full exhaust systems for European cars ranging from Acura to Volvo and all cars in between. The second problem which is my major complaint is that I am being told that I will have to replace my transmission on a car that only has 83K miles on it!. The exhaust muffler is a component of your exhaust system that quiets the sound from your exhaust. In February 2000 the first problem with the engine check and egr defect occurred. Look at the new Honda Accord, totally redesigned evap control unit.
In January 2001, a related occurrence of the egr problem occurred with an idle air controller iac motor failing. Overall the cars are great, but there is an issue that Honda refuses to address. Over time, road debris and corrosion can damage your exhaust system. Wouldn't you know, right around a year after the 1999 Honda Accord. They screwed up and they know it. The exhaust muffler is a component of your exhaust system that quiets the sound from your exhaust.
These are great cars so you probably don't get many complaints, but Honda is getting over. I just spent money to get it fixed on the 2000 Honda Accord. S district service manager has denied the claim, since the failure occurred at 81,000 miles, it has been considered to be out-of-warranty by Honda and therefore repairs would be at my cost. In November 2001, I was sent a notice by american Honda concerning the egr failures and extending the warranty to 80,000 miles. If you notice your car suddenly becomes louder, check underneath your vehicle for a rusty muffler or exhaust pipe. I believe Honda should be force to do a recall! The problem was diagnosed to be the egr valve failure and the catalytic converter failure.
We carry all the parts you need to complete your muffler or exhaust repair. It is typically placed toward the back of your exhaust pipe underneath the vehicle in front of the rear axle. The evap system is flawed and especially in new england weather, the canister and shut valve get attacked by road conditions in the winter and something fails. The egr port and valve were not checked, however the symptoms of the problem were resolved by replacement of the iac motor and clearing of the check engine light indicator. I always drive my cars at least 200,000 miles and have never experienced such a failure. In October 2000, the third occurrence of the egr valve failure occurred. The Honda dealer in gainesville, fl said the catalytic converter was bad.
Look on the internet and run code P1456 and P1457. This problem was resolved by cleaning the egr port and valve. Since 1976, Eastern Catalytic has specialized in engineering world-class catalytic converters for the automotive aftermarket. The light came on at approximately 95,000 miles. Over time, road debris and corrosion can damage your exhaust system.
I have had 2 Honda Accord and my girlfriend has a 3rd Honda Accord. If you notice your muffler is damaged, find a replacement muffler at O'Reilly Auto Parts. Established in 1908, Walker is renowned in the automotive aftermarket for manufacturing a full line of exhaust system parts. Please help all us 98-99 Honda Accord owners. Honda said that I either left the key in the ignition while refueling of didn't properly tighten the gas cap.
They should have done a voluntary recall on this problem ages ago. In May 2002, the fourth egr problem occurred with the check engine light indicating a problem. Why should we as consumers have to pay for the repair constantly when the issue is simply an over-sight on packaging the unit to protect it. Today, Ansa remains an import car specialist but has taken that same passion and successfully entered the light-duty diesel exhaust market with the Silverline brand name. If you live in new england you will have this problem or you will be very lucky. But, it failed, and I am not pleased. If you notice your muffler is damaged, find a replacement muffler at O'Reilly Auto Parts.
Honda said tha earlier models with similiar problems had the emission control warranty extended to 120,000 miles, but not on the 1998. I personally feel that the sensors are bad, rather than the converter. Without it, the sound from an engine can be very loud. If you notice your car suddenly becomes louder, check underneath your vehicle for a rusty muffler or exhaust pipe. As a further point, Honda has denied all claims for work done under warranty.