Performance driving is more enjoyable with the larger 2. For the first time in the Accord's long history, V-6 and manual transmission are not mutually exclusive concepts, and the six-speed's precise engagements and short shift throws enhance the pleasure of piloting this rig by a bunch. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009. NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter.
The main reason is that the car at this dealer was a sedan and we were only interested in convertibles. Safety Antilock brakes, dual-stage front airbags and rear headrests for all seating positions are standard. The optional automatic transmission features a quick shift from first to second gear for a faster response, making even steep hills no threat to rapid acceleration. Directly, the Accord Coupe only goes head to head with the Toyota Camry Solara, the Chrysler Sebring, and maybe the outmoded Chevrolet Monte Carlo. Drivers who have appreciated the overtly lean, nimble nature of previous generations will be surprised that Honda has opted for an increased feel of solidity and heft. Sculpted bodysides are accompanied by nearly flush window glass. This is noticable on all silver and light coloured accords.
Hands down, Honda trumps the German brands and at least rivals the American brands here with plenty of cubbyholes, pockets, and indentations to stow things. The result is an unexpected heaviness at parking-lot speeds, where more boost would be appreciated, but the feel is great under most conditions. The recall is expected to begin during August 2014. Also of note, the downwardly curving roofline makes entry and exit difficult, and while the driver-side seat returns back to the position it was in, the passenger-side seat does not. Remedy Honda will notify owners, and dealers will install a new heat resistant power steering hose, free of charge. The new Accord coupe offers Honda reliability, is solid and safe, comfortable for two, and is entertaining to drive. Performance with the V-6 and automatic transmission also excels by delivering quick bursts of acceleration.
I would be happy to own this car for another 10 or more years- im sure it will hold up great! Honda already offers two smaller hybrid vehicles: the Civic Hybrid and the Insight. The original recall began in June 2012, and owners of those vehicles may obtain the free remedy. Recall Date 2015-05-28 Description Honda American Honda Motor Co. Let the attention to cup holder design be proof. This car was made for the long commute distance, maintenance cost is acceptable. Upon deployment of the passenger side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.
When I get in my car everyday - I never worry about it breaking down. Early in 2003, a special Accord coupe with a V-6 and six-speed-manual gearbox joined the lineup. Sculpted bodysides are accompanied by nearly flush window glass. A new front end features a revised grille and headlamp treatment with a large rectangular air intake and, on s trims, integrated rectangular fog lights. I have a lead foot and i keep track of the mileage- in the winter i get around 18-20 around town and in the summer its more like 21-23. Given I do change my oil every 5,000 miles religiously.
This thing is insanely fast, no joke, it has a nice deep sound to it not like the 4 bangers out there and when it hits vtech is sounds beast. But the perception of heft is just illusory. It may not eliminate our mourning for the old Prelude. This new interior is swoopy and heavily Euro-influenced, with a combination of dials and organically shaped buttons. The styling is conservative but i like it- its a classy car and i have a spoiler so i think it looks very sporty! It's an enviable track record, and no other car comes close.
The recall began January 26, 2015. Recall Date 2015-06-15 Description Honda American Honda Motor Co. As we joyfully wound our way over a serpentine road, we were instantly reminded of other great compacts that evoked the same emotional response. New users should always pay attention to engine temperature and check the cooling water regularly, cause in case of overhitting, they may lose their engine completely. 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. It's the first car I've ever purchased on my own and do not regret it.
The recall began on July 1, 2015. The recall began on May 2, 2016. Tires are in great shape with 80% or more thread. 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. If the number of models on the market is any indication, mid-size coupes from regular, non-luxury brands are a dying breed. Otherwise it is a good car. The recall is expected to begin June 2018.
The strong lines denote its performance abilities and look particularly attractive on the sporty five-door hatchback. The firm suspension pays off in confident handling — apart from slight steering deadness at the on-center position. These are not particularly impressive numbers for a sports coupe-an Acura 3. I barely avoided a bad crash recently, but after doing some research i feel so confidant that my accord would keep me safe as it has top safety ratings, crumple zones, and front, side, and curtain airbags, not to mention nimble handling and decent brakes. Well after 5 years, ive realized why the accord is selling like hotcakes! You could shift for yourself in previous Accords-but only if you were willing to limit yourself to four cylinders.
They were very straightforward folks. The snout is now low and rounded, with a higher beltline, and a long, continuous roof arc flowing down to an organic, crease-less back end that has the angled-inward taillights that are so common on luxury designs. Although the coupe did weigh 140 pounds less than the sedan, that's still a pretty strong testimonial for the efficiencies of a standard transmission. Gas cap lock broke but thats no biggie. Welcome to the middle class; no, not the socioeconomic bracket, but more likely than not, your mode of transportation.