The coupes and sedans share nothing other than their headlights. Early in 2003, a special Accord coupe with a V-6 and six-speed-manual gearbox joined the lineup. The car had around 58,000 miles off the lot and felt like a brand new car. Sound could be better but I listen to sports talk so no big deal to me. I must say the car is great, the leather seats are very comfortable, power assisted steering is smooth, cabin is quiet in the highway. Obviously my concern is when I call in the spring, will this repair still be honored. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter.
SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557528304189 ; listingsSearchManager. When I get in my car everyday - I never worry about it breaking down. Given I do change my oil every 5,000 miles religiously. Motor power, with its peak torque highest at low revs, teams particularly well with a reciprocating engine that must spin up into the midrange for best torque, delivering a net output within 90 percent of the peak anywhere in the range up to 4000 rpm. This feature is highly successful, effectively cutting consumption in half when the green glows.
This change bumped the car to a higher weight class for mileage testing. Any Accord model is exceptionally pleasant in virtually every respect, but the sedan trails just a bit in ride comfort. Exterior Honda designers said they used the cheetah as an influence when styling the latest Accord, because it runs low to the ground. The coupes and sedans share nothing other than their headlights. A five-speed-automatic transmission replaced the former four-speed unit.
Also in the winter the traction isnt the best, but itll get you where you need to go- watch the turns! Fuel economy is reasonable for a V6 with an automatic transmission at about 28 mpg. The clear coat is disappearing as on most other cars of this make and vintage. The hybrid version of the V6 produced 255 hp, an increase of 15 hp, making the hybrid quicker than the regular Accord V6 sedan, but still not as quick as the Accord Coupe V6 with 6 speed manual. It's Not Just One Thing Regenerative braking is the big payoff of hybrids, the ability to recapture the energy of vehicle motion that's ordinarily wasted as heat to the brakes. Why fuel all six cylinders when three would be enough for much of your trip? But the Accord pushes the envelope to include 0-to-60 in 6.
I barely avoided a bad crash recently, but after doing some research i feel so confidant that my accord would keep me safe as it has top safety ratings, crumple zones, and front, side, and curtain airbags, not to mention nimble handling and decent brakes. Sedan models ride a 107. The Navigation system was updated 4th generation with a faster processor, more memory, and several new features, such as restaurant information from. He gave me good advice and went out of his way to help me getting a good car. The revised exhaust manifold actually became part of the cylinder head casting itself. A five-speed-automatic transmission replaced the former four-speed unit.
This car was made for the long commute distance, maintenance cost is acceptable. The leather seats are very comfortable and easily cleaned. . For the first time the 4-cylinder Accord gained a distributorless coil-on-plug ignition system, which had previously been introduced on the V6. The seats are great looking and super comfortable on long trips and the seating position is excellent! Powertrain improvements were made across the Accord line-up in 2006. The V6 engine provides enough power to accelerate on an on-ramp even when fully loaded with passengers. The styling is conservative but i like it- its a classy car and i have a spoiler so i think it looks very sporty! The 2005 Hybrids also had a different storage door from other Accords, which disappeared on the 2006 version.
The 2997cc V-6 has a system to deactivate all the valves on the rear bank. Though it has only 12 more horsepower than the 2. The Accord doesn't, for another 15 percent of its city increase, 57 percent highway. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. You will not regret buying a 2004 V6 5 out of 5 stars by B from California on Thu Feb 14 2019 I own an 04 accord 4 cylinder 2. Well after 5 years, ive realized why the accord is selling like hotcakes! Joe was very accommodative for my wishes. I got V6 and its very powerful and the response is great.
Consider: The four-cylinder automatic Accord does only 24 city and 34 highway. Joe was able to find someone to repair it. See also: Honda Accord Overview Manufacturer Also called Production September 2002 — 2007 2003—2007 Assembly , U. Since buying the car I've only needed to replace a pully that was squeeling and gotten an oil change. Gas cap lock broke but thats no biggie. The five-door hatchback is available only with the larger engine. Despite being in its last year of the generation, the 2007 Accord was still ranked highly by reviewers, scoring slightly below the redesigned in the Edmunds family sedan comparison.
It is silver, quiet, and runs as if it were brand new and it is 14 years old. Pre-facelift Honda Accord V6 sedan Australia The first 2003 Honda Accord rolled off the assembly line on September 26, 2002. The Accord doesn't, accounting for 25 percent of its improvement in city mpg. Generally, the ride is smooth, but some bumps are bothersome. The engine developed a slight shutter and is only noticable with the brake applied and in drive.