Honda Accord: Idler Gear/Idler Gear Shaft
Replacement - Shafts and Clutches - Transaxle - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Idler Gear/Idler Gear Shaft Replacement

Special Tools Required

-Driver Handle, 15 x 135L 07749-0010000

-Attachment, 32 x 35 mm 07746-0010100

1. Remove the snap ring from the idler gear/idler shaft assembly. Do not distort the snap ring.

2. Check the snap ring for wear and damage. Replace it if


2. Check the snap ring for wear and damage. Replace it if it is worn, distorted, or damaged.

3. Remove the idler gear shaft (A) from the idler gear (B) using the driver handle, the 32 x 35 mm attachment, and a press.

4. Replace the idler gear and/or the idler gear shaft, and


4. Replace the idler gear and/or the idler gear shaft, and attach the idler gear shaft to the idler gear.

6. Install the idler gear shaft (A) in the idler gear (B) using


6. Install the idler gear shaft (A) in the idler gear (B) using the driver handle, the 32 x 35 mm attachment, and a press.

6. Install the snap ring.


6. Install the snap ring.

    Idler Gear Shaft Removal and Installation
    1. Remove the snap ring (A), the cotter retainer (B), and the 17 mm cotters (C). Do not distort the snap ring. 2. Remove the idler gear shaft/idler gear assembly (D) from the transmission housing ...

    Clutch Disassembly
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