One thing is for sure, however: The new Accord still looks like an Accord. This nifty packaging means the catalytic converters are further upstream, for quicker light-off and reduced emissions. The '03 car, now with more power, a five-speed automatic in place of the previous four-speed, and just 31 additional pounds of curb weight, obliterated the old car's time with a 6. The corners and sides of both bodies are carefully sculpted with a combination of concave and convex angles, in this attempt to achieve a muscular and agile look, with subtle and unique three-dimensional window glass, also intended to reduce wind noise. Honda dealers now have a fixed price cost of £585 for replacement of the clutch only. Through new 'Variable Cylinder Management' technology, the V-6 3.
But can be refurbished by for around £300. And feel it in the extremely light touch to open the trunk. Quicker on its feet, quicker straight ahead, quicker to provoke smiles at the helm. It's very reliable and it's nice to know I can always trust it. The new engine thus combines… Sport coupes compose the most mercurial segment in the automotive market. Before buying a car, have it inspected by an independent mechanic.
Choosing an Accord says you prefer a car to be lighter on its feet, crisper in its responses, and more efficient in its use of space and natural resources. With a V6 engine, be easier on your transmission. The affected vehicles have a passenger side frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture upon its deployment. I had to put additional money for that, but since then, the only things I had to worry about is brake pads, and tires whenever necessary. The solution is to replace an audio unit, although there are a couple of Youtube videos describing the repair of the circuit board inside the audio system. The Accord's V-6 is a revised version of last year's 60-degree 3.
Makes the car not show it's age. Get a Camry, and you're a consumer who picked a really good car. I feel like we are going to soon outgrow this car with our growing family and the need for more storage space. The solution is to replace an audio unit, although there are a couple of Youtube videos describing the repair of the circuit board inside the audio system. Owners may contact Acura customer service at 1-800-382-2238, select option 4.
Recall Date 2015-06-15 Description Honda American Honda Motor Co. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. And considering the incredible sales success of all its predecessors, that's a good thing. The sharply triangular headlamp units suggest Honda's trick S2000 roadster. Through new 'Variable Cylinder Management' technology, the V-6 3.
Engines aside, the V6 Coupe is a totally different car than the four-cylinder Sedan. We turned around at the top and began to come back down, and almost immediately felt the fade. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Bonnets not galvanised and paint prone to chipping. Gets good gas mileage with the power it puts out.
Primary Use: Commuting to work Daily Commuter — Performance: Good acceleration from the Vtec 3. It makes me feel like I am driving a much more expensive car. The front passenger air bag may have been installed incorrectly during replacement. I have noticed that there is more wear on the car lately, but we are using the car much more these days. In the process, of course, it absolutely buries the Camry. In September 2012, Honda informed the agency that it was including an additional 573,147 vehicles including certain model year 2003 through 2007 Accord V6 vehicles.
And although Honda tells us the styling of both coupe and sedan has been inspired by the lithe and muscular cheetah, this new Accord still looks tame to my eye. The vehicle is just amazing. Unless otherwise indicated, specifications refer to test vehicle. But we also value passion. During a test-drive, watch out for anything irregular with the automatic transmission; it is a weak spot. The four-cylinder loses none of what has made the Accord the best-selling car of the last decade, while redefining what it means to be a four-cylinder sedan.
Honda warranty on the component is only for 3 years or 62,000 miles. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009. However, this recall does supersede 13V132 and 14V349. This post has a well-done summary of common issues:. Quoted £2k + ro replace by Honda dealer, but may be fixable by 9-8-2016: Report of 2005 Accord Tourer 2.