really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
2 / 0
Average Mileage:
38,834 miles

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problem #10

Nov 132011

Accord 4-cyl

  • miles
2009 Honda Accord. Consumer writes in regards to repairs related to remote start and main fuse the consumer stated when she purchased the vehicle, she purchased a Honda care vehicle service contract extended warranty. The vehicle came equipped with a remote start. However, on November 13, 2011, her son was unable to start the vehicle. The vehicle was towed to the dealer, where it was determined a main fuse had blown, possibly due to the remote start. The fuse was replaced. However, on December 9, 2011, the vehicle broke down again, and had to be towed to the dealer. It was determined, a wire in the remote start blew the main fuse again. However, the consumer had to pay $241.31 for the repairs. The dealer refused to the honor the extended warranty the consumer purchased, because they were concerned that the remote start was an after market component. It was determined, that the selling dealer did in fact install the remote start through an authorized representative.

- Staten Island, NY, USA

problem #9

Aug 172011


  • miles
The contact owns a 2009 Honda Accord. The contact stated that while the vehicle was parked and unoccupied, the four automated windows released and opened independently. In addition, the four power doors unlocked. The vehicle had not been diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not made aware of the problem. The failure mileage was unavailable.

- Lakeview, SC, USA

problem #8

Oct 032011

Accord 4-cyl

  • 61,000 miles
Drivers side window motor has stopped working not allowing window to roll up/down. The dealer is attempting to say it is the after market tinting. I have had the same tinting on all four windows since a few days after I purchased the car, but driver's side is the only window that the motor will no longer work. My husband's civic has the same issue on his driver's side window.

- Green Cove Springs, FL, USA

problem #7

Jan 012009

Accord 6-cyl

  • 10,000 miles
Key fob has a known defect and works intermintently. $160 to fix what should be a covered issue.

- Los Gatos, CA, USA

problem #6

Apr 152010


  • 3,000 miles
The contact owns a 2009 Honda Accord. The contact stated that when she returned to her vehicle, the windows and sunroof were open although she closed them whenever she exited the vehicle. The contact stated that the keyless remote was activated without her assistance which caused the windows and the sunroof to open without her knowledge. The contact is concerned that the windows and sunroof could open during rainy weather conditions and cause extensive damage to her vehicle. She filed a complaint with the manufacturer. The VIN was unavailable when the complaint was filed. The current and failure mileages were approximately 3,000.

- Minneapolis, MN, USA

problem #5

Sep 062009


  • 100 miles
A 2009 Honda Accord headlight flicker when ac or heather fan turns on.

- Pasco, WA, USA

problem #4

Nov 082009


  • 3,300 miles
My wife and I bought a 2009 Honda Accord from john hinderer Honda. Every 27-30 seconds the headlights flash when running anything like defrost or A/C unit. She has been experiencing road rage harassment as people believe she is flashing them at night while driving home from medical assisting school in worthington, Ohio. We took to dealer they tested it inside as well as two other vehicles they had of same year and saw that all vehicles had same problem. They say it is normal to save gas.doesnt seem the savings are worth the risks to me. Dealership seems to be slow in responding to this and Honda Corp refuses to run a campaign until enough people call or report it. I also don't feel its safe to basically be driving a strobe light.

- Heath, OH, USA

problem #3

Oct 312008

Accord 4-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 12,500 miles
The contact owns a 2009 Honda Accord. The contact stated that whenever the air conditioning is activated, the headlights blink. The lights stopped blinking when the air conditioner was turned off. The failure has been occurring ever since the vehicle was purchased. The dealer stated that this was a normal occurrence for this year, make, and model vehicle. The dealer will not repair the vehicle. The failure and current mileages were 12,500. Updated 07/08/09 updated 07/08/09.

- Waynesboro, NC, USA

problem #2

Mar 072009


  • 10 miles
2009 Honda Accord - my headlights blink when my ac is on. It is very annoying and distracting and a safety hazard.

- Swansboro, NC, USA

problem #1

Apr 162009


  • 80 miles
2009 Honda Accord head light blink every 27 seconds when A/C is on Honda sees it normal a characteristic according to Honda I didn't see this on the window sticker anywhere nor was I informed about by my sales man just 4 different service departments apparently is a very large problem of the car, its just plain dangerous, there is no fix unless, somebody starts a campaign, or enough people call Honda and complain after spending a little time on the internet there seams to thousands of people with the same problem.

- Seymour, TN, USA