The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 625,762. A five-speed-automatic transmission replaced the former four-speed unit. Vehicles that, on or after September 12, 2014, received a remedy for a prior driver frontal air bag inflator recall already received an inflator of a different design, and therefore are not included in this recall and do not require additional servicing. The main reason is that the car at this dealer was a sedan and we were only interested in convertibles. The appearance is average; not ugly yet not g. Car and Driver magazine placed it among its ten best cars for a record-breaking 25 years.
Driving Impressions The Accord is solid, quiet and refined, and it makes a fine family sedan. Its fuel efficiency is a modest 20 mpg in the city and 30 on the highway. Sales skyrocketed from approximately 18,000 in 1976 to more than 120,000 by 1978. Accords are available with five-speed manual transmissions, as well as five- and six-speed automatic transmissions. The Accord has earned many accolades during its long existence. The coupes and sedans share nothing other than their headlights.
For many years, the Accord has enjoyed the recommendation of Consumer Reports magazine. However, this recall does supersede 13V132 and 14V349. Generally, the ride is smooth, but some bumps are bothersome. These models also feature rear-view backup cameras. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion and other factors, including manufacturing variability that, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture. For many years, the Accord has enjoyed the recommendation of Consumer Reports magazine. Virgin Islands, Saipan, Guam, and American Samoa are addressed by this recall.
The Accord is available in eight levels of engine capacity and trim. I fully believe he could have sent a money order minus the charge and a form that I would have gladly signed and faxed back to him. Safety Antilock brakes, dual-stage front airbags and rear headrests for all seating positions are standard. Once 2 of my mechanics advised that the I4 had numerous engine problems, I called and asked him to send me a refund, and he refused, saying I would have to come back in person and sign off in order to get my money back. From its inception as a tiny, gas-sipping car, the Accord has evolved to become the industry standard of reliable, well-designed transportation.
The 2011 Accord sedan features a redesigned front bumper, grille and trunk lid. The bottom line then is that the salesperson and customer do not trust each other. Once 2 of my mechanics advised that the I4 had numerous engine problems, I called and asked him to send me a refund, and he refused, saying I would have to come back in person and sign off in order to get my money back. Accords have earned first-place points in four of six comparison tests since 1997, and they've made our 10Best list in 17 of the 21 years we've been giving the award. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557629541824 ; listingsSearchManager. Car and Driver magazine placed it among its ten best cars for a record-breaking 25 years. A sliding center armrest is standard, and the driver faces a large round speedometer.
Sales skyrocketed from approximately 18,000 in 1976 to more than 120,000 by 1978. Honda's numbers for this recall are K1P, and M1O. Early in 2003, a special Accord coupe with a V-6 and six-speed-manual gearbox joined the lineup. Accords slated for distribution in North America are produced in Marysville, Ohio. The Honda Accord has been in existence since 1976, and since its introduction, it has become a perennial favorite among consumers and industry experts.
They were very straightforward folks. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. The Accord has earned many accolades during its long existence. The coupes and sedans share nothing other than their headlights. Sales skyrocketed from approximately 18,000 in 1976 to more than 120,000 by 1978. Performance with the V-6 and automatic transmission also excels by delivering quick bursts of acceleration.
Build quality is great, everything is still intact and works just fine. The Accord Crosstour, a crossover hatchback model with more space than the Accord sedan, made its debut with the 2010 model year. When the Accord was launched in 1976, America was still feeling the effects of the 1973 oil embargo, an event that helped to define oil as a finite, potentially costly resource. Navigation systems are available on upper-range Accords. The firm suspension pays off in confident handling — apart from slight steering deadness at the on-center position.
The front passenger air bag may have been installed incorrectly during replacement. The 2011 Accord achieved five-star ratings in safety from the New Car Assessment Program of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. We wound up buying a vehicle from a company where there is mutual trust between the sales people and customers. Note: Vehicles that have had their driver frontal air bag replaced previously as part of a recall remedy prior to September 12, 2014 need to have their air bag replaced under this recall as well. These models also feature rear-view backup cameras.