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Symptoms of a bad converter vary. The vehicle may not move at all when in gear. The vehicle may exhibit engine stall when put into gear or may not have power during takeoff. Also shudder may occur when under load. Noise in the transmission when put into gear forward or reverse.

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Q: How do i know if my Honda torque conveter is bad?
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