Is the Honda Accord Reliable?

2022 Honda Accord with City Backdrop


Honda Accord consistently meets the needs of many drivers around Tinton Falls, who chose the Accord solely due to its dependability. Others rave over its sleek modern aesthetic. Commuters and errand-runners alike place their trust in Honda Accord. If you’re considering a new or pre-owned model, you may be wondering if its popularity matches up with its reliability. So is the Honda Accord reliable? According to industry experts, it is – more so than other sedans. Let’s hear what the experts have to say below!

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Honda Reliability Rankings from Experts

This Honda sedan has earned many awards for being a model that is a bang for your buck. Plus, it is also affordable to maintain high performance over time, so if you decide to drive your Accord in Freehold for many miles, you can do so without going outside of your budget. Here are some Honda reliability rankings from industry experts:

  • RepairPal: “The Honda Accord Reliability Rating is 4.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 1st out of 24 for midsize cars. The average annual repair cost is $400 which means it has excellent ownership costs. The severity and frequency of repairs are both much lower than other vehicles, so the Accord is one of the more reliable vehicles on the road.”
  • U.S. News: “The Honda Accord’s #1 ranking is based on its score within the Midsize Cars category. It is the winner of our Best Midsize Car for the Money award and the winner of our Best Midsize Car for Families award. Currently, the Honda Accord has a score of 8.9 out of 10, which is based on our evaluation of 32 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.”

What Contributes to the High Honda Accord Reliability?

Aside from the impressive Honda reliability rankings, you can count on this sedan for years to come in Red Bank because of the Honda Sensing® Safety & Driver-Assistive Technologies along with other features like the blind spot information system. What’s more is that you can find great warranty coverage whether you are purchasing a brand new or certified model. Take an in-depth look at the Honda Accord reliability in terms of safety and coverage below:

Honda Accord Advanced Safety Technology:

  • The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has rated this Honda sedan 5 out of 5 stars for overall safety as well as specifically for frontal crash, side crash, and rollover tests.
  • There have been zero recalls for the current Accord model.
  • Similarly, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) named the Accord a Top Safety Pick+, which is their highest award.

Honda Accord Warranty Coverage:

  • A brand new Honda Accord comes with a three-year/36,000-mile limited warranty and a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty.
  • A certified model will have varying coverage depending on which tier of HondaTrue it is. The highest tier, the HondaTrue Certified+, will offer a seven-year/100,000-miles powertrain coverage or a five-year/86,000-mile non-powertrain coverage if the vehicle is purchased within the new vehicle limited warranty period.

Test Out the Honda Accord at DCH Kay Honda

So is the Honda Accord reliable? In short, yes! Many of our customers at DCH Kay Honda who is a proud owner of an Accord would agree as well. Experience this sedan yourself in Eatontown before taking one home and driving it for as long as you’d like! Contact us now.

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