Honda Accord: Secondary Shaft Disassembly,
Inspection, and Reassembly - Shafts and Clutches - Transaxle - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Secondary Shaft Disassembly, Inspection, and Reassembly

Eighth generation (2008–2012) / Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service Manual / Transaxle / Shafts and Clutches / Secondary Shaft Disassembly, Inspection, and Reassembly

1. Inspect the thrust needle bearings a n d the needle bearings for g a l l i n g and rough movement

2. Inspect the splines for excessive wear and damage.


2. Inspect the splines for excessive wear and damage.

3. Check the shaft bearing surface for scoring and excessive wear.

4. Before installing new O-rings, wrap the shaft splines with tape to prevent O-ring damage.

5. Lubricate all parts with ATF during assembly.

6. Install the conical spring washer, and the idler gear in the direction shown.

7. Replace the locknut and the conical spring washer with new ones when assembling the transmission. The locknut has left-hand threads.

8. Check the clearance of 2nd gear (see page 14-294) and 1st gear (see page 14-295).

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    Secondary Shaft Idler Gear Removal and Installation
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