Still, the biggest thrills in this car come from a heavy right foot and some quick shifting. Impressively even the 306hp 3. In 2008, it powered Honda ahead of , and , to become the number one import brand in Korea as sales of Honda vehicles surged 95% in the first seven months in that year. The Problem: Honda says high under-hood and power steering fluid temperatures may cause the power steering hose to wear prematurely, which could cause cracks and leaks of power steering fluid. Both have a more upright front end than the previous-generation Accord, which featured a pointy nose. Considering that the 2009 Honda Accord Coupe is one of the most satisfying vehicles you can own, TheCarConnection.
Recall Date 2017-01-10 Description Honda American Honda Motor Co. Three-cylinder mode, meanwhile, is used for city cruising, while six-cylinder mode is activated when full power is needed. They've modified the double-wishbone front suspension geometry and gone with a multilink rear. Remedy Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger side air bag inflator, free of charge. The size of the 2008 Accord has been increased by 4 inches 102 mm in length and 3 inches 76 mm in width. Beginning in mid-2009, the majority of the V-6 Accord sedan production was moved to the Honda auto plant in Lincoln, Alabama. A Tire Pressure Monitoring System is also standard, as are stability and traction control.
It has 44K on it. Honda's numbers for this recall are O07, Y0A, N06, G05, M04, Y01, and O09. The 2009 Honda Accord Coupe is well appointed in base trim, and it has enough optional electronic gadgets to impress even the most dyed-in-the-wool techies, though some may find the navigation fiddly. Honda's Anna, Ohio, Engine Plant produces the 4-cylinder engines. If the bearing is damaged, the vehicle could stall and the driver might not be able to… What a difference a year makes.
I made a mistake buying the wrong tire size for my car and i cant return it. In a March 2012 comparison test by Car and Driver, the Accord came in second place out of six cars behind the first place. Honda's numbers for this recall are K1P, and M1O. In the affected vehicles, the air bag control units may corrode and fail. Remedy Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the air bag control units, free of charge. The new airbag system has two chambers: one for the pelvis area and another for the torso.
The production sedan and coupe were unveiled on August 21, 2007. The new, variable gear ration steering is precise and supple, with a clear, on-center feel. One dealership may have incorrectly installed the replacement air bag inflators. I do not want an ultra low sidewall in order to keep a nice ride. Remedy Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the passenger frontal air bag module assembly, free of charge. . Hybrid Touring shown with Ivory Leather interior.
Send Mike an Hide full review. The larger cabin doesn't mean backseats are more easily accessible, but there is more space between front-seat occupants and a larger center armrest. Air conditioning, cruise control, and a tilt and telescoping steering wheel are all included. Honda engineers have lowered the Accord Coupe's center of gravity. Parts are expected to be available in Fall 2016. The 2009 Honda Accord Coupe offers class-leading performance and handling. Final court approval of the settlement was granted on July 29, 2010.
The sedan is equally at home on the highway, where the compliant suspension tuning and supportive — though slightly lumpy — leather front bucket seats make for low-fatigue driving. Use for comparison purposes only. The recall began February 16, 2018. Thanks to a slight increase in passenger volume, the Accord sedan is now considered a full-size car by the Environmental Protection Agency, which tracks such things. It hits a solid 268 horsepower and comes with either a five-speed automatic or a six-speed manual. The base 2009 Honda Accord Coupe comes standard with a 190-hp inline four and a choice of five-speed manual or automatic.
In both the coupe and sedan, the four-cylinder engines can team with either a five-speed manual or a five-speed automatic transmission. Several reviewers have considered the Accord Coupe superior to its primary competition, the Coupe, in all categories such as passenger space, dynamics, and overall refinement. According to Honda, this new mode allows the Accord V-6 to cruise on four cylinders at highway speeds. Use for comparison purposes only. Remedy Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the inflator, free of charge. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138.
As driving with the windows down and the sunroof open just feels right in a coupe, I found myself doing plenty of that and really appreciated the one-touch windows and sunroof. The V-6 sedan is only available with a five-speed automatic, but the V-6 coupe can have a six-speed manual instead of the automatic. The sedan, meanwhile, is a bit anonymous from certain angles. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions. The recall began March 2017.
Performance figures for the V6 model with the five-speed automatic transmission are a respectable 0-60 mph time of 7. All in all, it looks like the folding feature was added as an afterthought. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. It serves as the replacement to the ageing -based fleet in use since the 1990s. Popular Mechanics notes that the Accord Coupe's footprint is 3 inches longer, 1.