Honda Accord Problem Trends and Complaints

Based on 12 problem areas, owners have reported the following issues with this vehicle that range in severity ratings from low to high.

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Bad choice

Model Year:

2019

Manufacturer:

Honda

Model:

Accord

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

If you are over 5'9" /5' 10"stay away from this car unless you stick your head out the moon roof for more room. The seats are way 2 low. My 2008 Honda LX blows the 2019 Honda Accord out of the water. Sometimes the trunk opens without my help, good

Review submitted by:Summer4G

Pros:good gas mileage

Cons:Seats to low. Car has no get and go .

Worse Car

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Honda

Model:

Accord

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

I purchased this new 2018 Honda Accord 2.0T EX-L in January 2019 and have had nothing but trouble with it. The radio system randomly turns off and restarts on its own. While repositioning the car in the garage, it displayed a warning to "Shift to Park" for no reason. The

Review submitted by:The Lemon Owner

Pros:Good engine

Cons:Poor reliability

Very dissapointed

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Honda

Model:

Accord

Complaint Resolution:

Yes, by the dealer

Transmission has already been replaced. One problem after another. Honda quality and service has gone way downhill.

Review submitted by:StevenJ

Too many rattle noise.

Model Year:

2019

Manufacturer:

Honda

Model:

Accord

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

2019 Honda Accord EX. Drove 25,000 miles. Rattle noise from the dash, passenger side and from the rear. Had to go to the dealer a couple of times and was told they were fixed. But still hear the noise. Makes me annoying everyday. Now I have another noise issue from

Review submitted by:JBXL

Pros:Good fuel economy. Fun to drive.

Cons:Too many interior noise problems.

Questioning Honda’s “Reliability”

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Honda

Model:

Accord

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

After owning the 2018 Accord Sport 2.0, I’m not sure if I’ll ever buy another Honda. First time I took it through a car wash, water leaked in through the sun roof. Took it to dealership, said there was nothing they could do. At around 3K miles, water began flowing

Review submitted by:MinnesotaNice22

RESEARCH BEFORE PURCHASE

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Honda

Model:

Accord

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

Sold my 2018 Accord after just 5 months of ownership! Problems include 1) 1.5L turbo engine "fuel dillution" (gas in oil) issue; 2) "Honda-Sensing" overly sensitive...Collision Mitigation Braking System activated with NO OBSTRUCTION present - locked up brakes on highway for no reason; 3) Passenger rear window water leak; 4)

Review submitted by:Nightmare1

Pros:Exceptional Gas Mileage

Cons:Lower than normal re-sale value for an Accord

Problem With the Location of the Sensor in Grill

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Honda

Model:

Accord

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

I recently purchased a new 2018 Honda Accord Sport. After owning the car for two weeks and one day I was driving on an interstate highway when I noticed I had warning messages about the Adaptive Cruise Control, and two other things scrolling in orange letters in the middle of

Review submitted by:TWM87

Pros:Good driving experience

Cons:Honda Sensing system has design issues.

Very bumpy ride!

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Honda

Model:

Accord

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

I owned Nissan Altima before and let me tell you it was much smoother ride! During the test drive I didn't feel how bumpy this car was but now I realize I made a mistake buying this car. You will feel EVERY BUMP however big or small driving this car.

Review submitted by:Dove25

Pros:Nice looking car and spacious, good interior

Cons:bumpy ride, very noisy inside when driving

Rattle Trap

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Honda

Model:

Accord

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

Constant loud rattle from the dash. No dealer solution. I hate driving even short distances in this car. Extremely unhappy with this purchase, but I'm stuck with it.

Review submitted by:MichaelC

Pros:None

Cons:noisy, noisy, noisy

New sleek design, needs improvements

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Honda

Model:

Accord

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

I live in Texas and purchased my Honda Accord 1.5 Touring model in January 2018. I did not have a single complaint until approx. April. I started hearing this rattling noise coming from my heads up display in the driver side dashboard. I took it in, they dealership advised me

Review submitted by:E.McD

Pros:Gas mileage, sleek design

Cons:heads up display rattles, sesnors defected

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