fairly significant
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
62,250 miles
Total Complaints:
4 complaints

Most common solutions:

  1. replace circuit board (3 reports)
  2. not sure (1 reports)
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problem #4

May 072012

Accord LX V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 0 miles

I was driving to work and all of a sudden the dashboard lights flickered, went out, and the car coasted to a stop. I waited for a minute and was able to restart it and drive to work. After my shift was done I went out to try to start it and none of the electrical components were working.

- James K., Madison, WI, US

problem #3

Jun 252013


  • CVT transmission
  • 109,000 miles

display stopped working on the sound panel

Honda told me this is an upgraded circuit board and ought to do the trick. If they have so many problems with this, why did I have to pay for it?

- Jac G., blue, ga, u

problem #2

Oct 102012

Accord EX 3.06

  • Automatic transmission
  • 63,000 miles

Purchased my 2003 in 2008. It is a certified used vehicle. Never was notified about the warranty extension and out of warranty repair: Audio-HVAC Display Is Dim or Dark. (Mine is dark, dark, dark). Went to Pep Boys for an oil/filter change, and asked if perhaps fuses had burn out, as display panel was dark and I had no heat or A/C. Pep Boys notified me of the service bulletin regarding the Audio HVAC display issues, NOT Honda or the dealership in Leesburg where I purchased the vehicle. Had I been notified by Blount Honda, the faulty circuit board most likely would have been identified prior to the extension running out. I feel I should be given a Goodwill Repair. Honda, and the dealership, were well aware of this faulty circuit board.

- Terri H., Eustis, FL, US

problem #1

May 152011

Accord EX 3.0L V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 77,000 miles

Lost access to info on climate control, clock, and radio, CD due to circuit board burnout, apparently common in this vehicle around 8 years old. Sold car as is due to transmission failure.

- William W., San Diego, CA, US