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  1. Low power and odd transmission issues on downhill

    Drivetrain Problems
    Hey so I'm having an issue that I'm hoping someone can shed some light on. I have a 2013 Honda Civic Coupe 5-speed automatic transmission, 83k miles I bought this car a couple weeks ago and I love it but it has been doing some odd things. Basically, the Acceleration has been acting odd. I...
  2. '13 Si Downshift Issue (car accelerating on it's own!)

    Mechanical Problems & Technical Chat
    So I've have my Si TFW sedan for about two months now and have surprisingly experienced something I've that's never happened in my 20+ years of driving. As a general rule, I use engine braking whenever possible, meaning I downshift and let the engine drop revs on it's own in each gear. A few...