When limited driving range and lengthy pauses to recharge the batteries doomed electrics, Honda and. The big news for 2005 is the introduction of the Accord Hybrid, which achieves excellent fuel economy and generates almost no emissions. This car has been nothing short of amazing. I get my tires balanced every 6-8k. Though Honda pioneered the concept, Toyota has run with it. These motors are known to go 400k+ as long as you keep the oil changed and do the maintenance. I've had this car for nearly three years and so far it has held up to my driving style.
I reviewed it on this site on January 28,2010. Otherwise the Accord lineup is relatively unchanged for 2005. I had a buyer order signed, calling frequently to pay full price, and even arranged a car transport company referred to me by the dealer. It had 30,117 miles on it. These cars are comfortable solid performers. It may not be best in class in every single area, but we can't think of anything it does poorly.
This car still stands tall even beside more recent models of Honda and other cars. Even more impressive, the Hybrid delivers improved performance as well, thanks to its hybrid gas-electric powertrain. It's available as a four-door sedan or two-door coupe. L, power mirrors, power sunroof, a. Never had any serious issues with it, praise God! I got it all with this car, plus the Honda certified warranty - never needed to use it but the peice of mind was there. Our Take on the 2005 Honda Accord Go figure. Each offers a choice of four-cylinder or V6 engine and there's a range of interior.
The radio has been working on and off seems like there is a short somewhere , and the window motors have quit in both rear doors, otherwise everything has been working perfectly. I've gone thru 3 cars in my 20 years of life and my Accord will be mine until it dies. They were not willing to fix it without me paying for it, and didn't want to negotiate the price accordingly. I do not give much attention to maintenance as I used to due to the nature of my current job but my Accord has never disappointed me. I have had no cause to replace anything in my accord. Normal wear for the year model,nothing major.
I gave the car a 4 star rating then but after 5 years of use,I am back to give it a 5 star rating. Excellent power with the V6. Silver exterior paint with black cloth interior. Eventually I texted the number and she replied that they sold it from under me because they haven't heard from me. Signed a buyer order contract and everything.
This car is made of great quality. Runs out great,very dependable car,great gas mileage. Compared to the Subaru that was built not to last the Honda is rock solid and feels bullit proof. The segment leader, however, isn't as important as the fact there is a segment, thanks to the credibility Toyota and Honda gave hybrids. Braking is marginal and the abs is kind of touchy sometimes, makinig braking uncomfortable.
The interior quality is better than my brother's Toyota Lexus. The navigation system is excellent, much better than on my newer Mercedes. Before hybrids, the industryat least, General Motorssaw electric cars as the answer to fuel-economy issues. Then they sell it to someone else because they haven't heard from me? Based on the dealers ratings, the information given and the photos that were posted of the vehicle, we booked flights to come and purchase the vehicle. That's in spite of fierce competition and the introduction of several all-new models for 2005. Just changed the steering pump and had a safety recall for the power steering hose, which was actually damaged, but the dealer replaced it without a charge. If you love avoiding spending money on repairs, you should get an Accord.
Highly recommend a new or used Accord! Just installed new tires, battery and brakes. For these reasons and others, the Honda Accord continues to be one of the best-selling cars in the U. Not too gutsy but enough to get what you need. . Its Prius, a four-door, four-seat sedan that gets better than 50 m. I have owned several Hondas prior to this one and one cannot find a more reliable vehicle.