Honda Recalls 1.2 Million Accord Units As Their Batteries Could Catch Fire

Honda Recalls 1.2 Million Accord Units As Their Batteries Could Catch Fire

A fifth complaint was fielded in Canada. Honda, however, refused to discuss the model in greater detail ahead of the launch event to be held in Detroit. Now with a longer wheelbase and wider stance, yet shorter overall length and lower height, Honda adds more aggression in both appearance and physics to the latest Accord.

According to Zacks, "Estimates for Honda are going up of late".

These changes have practical benefits inside.

The car has a new MacPherson strut front suspension for better ride and handling; it also has a new multilink rear suspension. Cargo capacity increases by 0.9 cu ft to 16.7 cu ft. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock.

The new Accord, which willstart to be available in the fall, will also be offered with a hybrid powertrain, the company said, and will feature increased safety technology. Conrad believes that the somewhat stagnant segment is primed for a new entrant.

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The lineup has two all-new direct-injection turbocharged engines.

Honda Motor Co, Ltd. (Honda) develops, manufactures and markets motorcycles, automobiles and power products across the world.

The 1997 Honda Accord, 1998 Honda Civic and the 2006 Ford Pickup are the three most stolen cars in the United States, ABC 7 reported Thursday. The new modular design from Honda is lighter and stiffer than anything previously used by the automaker for its regular fleet and should benefit the Accord's dynamic qualities considerably.

Transmission choices include a continuously variable transmission, a 6-speed manual or 10-speed automatic.

As for gearboxes, Honda is throwing a major bone to driving enthusiasts because a six-speed manual is available with either engine, as unpopular as it will probably be.

With the outgoing Accord's coupe body style accounting for just four percent of sales, Honda decided to axe it for this tenth-generation car. Above this is a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 with 252 hp and 273 lb-ft.

After an investigation of the China incident, the automaker said it initially believed the "future occurrence rate was estimated to be low", but continued to probe the matter after receiving additional reports of fires. But if its initial tease is indicative, the 2.0-liter.

This engine is fitted with forged connecting rods, a forged crankshaft, improved cylinder head and block water pathways, and sodium-filled exhaust valves.

Also borrowed from the Civic is the car's platform. Moisture or road salt could cause erosion or electrical shorting, which can result in the engine smoke or a fire.

Thankfully, no injuries have been reported stemming from the five reported engine compartment fires.

Last year, Honda sold 345,225 Accords in the U.S., down 2.9 percent from 2015 totals. To date, more than 11 million have been assembled at this facility in the Buckeye State. Paired to it are twin electric motors, as well a more compact battery that slots under the rear floor instead of the boot, preserving luggage space and the 60:40 split-folding rear seats.

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