Honda Accord: Backlash Inspection - A/T Differential - Transaxle - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Backlash Inspection

1. Install both axles into the A/T differential, then place the axles on V-blocks.

2. Check the backlash of the pinion gears (A) using a dial indicator (B).

Standard: 0.05-0.15 mm (0.002-0.006 in)

3. If the backlash is out of standard, replace the


3. If the backlash is out of standard, replace the differential carrier (see page 14-329).

    Component Location Index
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    Carrier Bearing Replacement
    Special Tools Required Attachment, 40 x 50 mm 07LAD-PW50601 NOTE: -The bearing and the bearing outer race should be replaced as a set. -Inspect and adjust the carrier bearing preload wheneve ...

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    Trunk Lid Weatherstrip Replacement
    NOTE: 4-door Is shown; 2-door Is similar. 1. Remove the trunk lid weatherstrip (A) by pulling it off. 2. Locate the painted alignment mark (B or C) on the trunk lid weatherstrip. Align the pain ...

    Hood Latch Replacement
    NOTE: - Put on gloves to protect your hands. - Take care not to scratch the body or the related parts. 1. Remove the front grille cover: - 2-door (see page 20-274) - 4-door (see page 20-274) ...

    Supplemental restraint system (SRS) (if steering maintenance is required)
    The Accord SRS includes a driver's airbag in the steering wheel hub, a passenger's airbag in the dashboard above the glove box, seat belt tensioners in the front seat belt retractors, side curtai ...