Last post on Dec 02, 2013 at 8:15 PM
You are in the Honda Accord
What is this discussion about?
Honda Accord, Electrical, Engine, Coupe, Sedan
Go to NHTSA to file a safety complaint.
Or call Monday-Friday (8 am to 8 pm ET) (888) 327-4236 TTY: (800)424-9153
#4646 of 5901 Re: 2004 Honda Accord V6 - Sudden acceleration [cambr7]
Jun 03, 2009 (1:20 pm)
It is very possible to push the accelerator, while pushing the brake pedal. I've done it before myself in my 03. Luckily I wasn't close enough to anything to hit it. When this happens, you are putting so much more pressure on the brake pedal, than the Accelerator, that you don't really feel it. You just hear the engine rev, then quickly try to reposition your foot. From what I've heard (TV news and news papers) it happens all the time. Plenty of these instances have been investigated, and very very few instances reveal a problem with the car.
#4647 of 5901 Re: 2004 Honda Accord V6 - Sudden acceleration [elroy5]
Jun 04, 2009 (9:58 pm)
I have done the same thing when I was interstate driving. I would go to brake and hit the accelerator by accident. It took me a minute to get my foot in the right place--on the brake. The pedals are small and close together.
#4648 of 5901 Re: 2004 Honda Accord V6 - Sudden acceleration [temj12]
Jun 05, 2009 (4:12 am)
I use my left foot in all my vehicles
#4649 of 5901 Oil Leak 07 accord
Jun 05, 2009 (4:24 am)
Hey guys i have a issue i have a oil leak now i took to the dealer tuesday they did the light, dye and they said no leak. Get home its leaking again call the dealer back said bring it back thursday. Yesterday they fix it get home its leaking again they replaced the oil pan, gasket , hondabond. ITS STILL LEAKING! ANY any idea guys whats up. It have like 39k on it always changed the oil on time 5w20 extended performance mobil 1 its covered under powertrain 60k warranty so that helps help me out guys. ps smelled all they stuff they put on which it was still it was still leaking.
#4650 of 5901 06 Accord EX V-6 Manual Airbag Light on Instrument Panel
Jun 05, 2009 (3:16 pm)
Dealer found a fault code of "SRS DTC FN-10" diagnosis. What does this mean?
SRS was reprogrammed and was supposed to be fixed but when I picked it up, light on instrument panel was still on.
Car is still at the dealer.
Light has been coming on when starting first time in the day. Stays on unless car is restarted. Several occasions, comes on when starting in the afternoon on the drive home.
#4651 of 5901 Re: 06 Accord EX V-6 Manual Airbag Light on Instrument Panel [veesixman06]
Jun 05, 2009 (5:29 pm)
Does the light come on every time you start the car? If it does, try this. Get in the car, put the seatbelt on first, then turn the key to start the car. If the light goes out, the seatbelt buckle is likely the problem. There is supposed to be a lifetime warranty on seatbelts (safety), so they should not charge you to fix this. I have an 03 service manual, and there is no code "10". The numbers start at 11. Maybe they gave you a bogus code.
#4652 of 5901 Re: 06 Accord EX V-6 Manual Airbag Light on Instrument Panel [elroy5]
Jun 05, 2009 (10:49 pm)
elroy5, thanks for your response. The light comes on when car is started first for the day. It's a habit that I turn the ignition on first before buckling up -- to warm up the vehicle while continuing to load stuff.
I'll have the dealer try your recommendation if they haven't figured out what's causing it.
So the 03 codes would carry over into later models? Maybe the tech was in a hurry, did a typo and actually meant an '11' instead of the '10'? They did mispell 'reprogramed'.
Jun 07, 2009 (12:26 pm)
How do you change a serpentinve belt on the 2004 Honda Accord 4 cyinder engine?
#4654 of 5901 RE ;Oil Leak 07 accord
Jun 08, 2009 (6:40 am)
Hey guys any help on post 4649? by the way they told me that i need a new engine is this normal? Hell a 2yr auto needing a new engine all i ever used was mobil one synthetic and a good filter. 39k miles hum?? help guys please its covered under powertrain this is very confusing they said its the engine block as it heats up the hole get larger and it leaks oil. Ive drove it with no problems and now a new engine? am i going to take a hit when i trade out? seeing it has a new engine in it? help me out guys plese.
#4655 of 5901 Windshield washer
Jun 08, 2009 (9:46 am)
Question on a 2007 Accord EX-L: I bought the car new in Sept. 2007, and I can't remember if I've had this issue since then, or just in the last several months. But basically, whenever I use my windshield washer, the fuild shoots not only onto the windshield, but also onto my sunroof and even all the way to my back window! And that's with the car stationary. Anyone else experience this? Would this be something covered by the warranty, if it's indeed a flaw? Thanks.