You still get dual front, side, and side curtain airbags, as well as a tilt and telescoping steering wheel, cruise control, a tire pressure monitoring system, and antilock four-wheel disc brakes with brake assist and anti-skid. Send Mike an Hide full review. Recall Date 2016-05-24 Description Honda American Honda Motor Co. This is a great sedan from Honda and I hope you will enjoy! The sedan, meanwhile, is a bit anonym. The 2009 Honda Accord Coupe is roomier and more comfortable than its predecessor, but rear seating access and legroom remain only acceptable. In the affected vehicles, the air bag control units may corrode and fail. Little of substance has changed with this year's model.
And not leaving well enough alone, engineers also modified the double-wishbone front suspension geometry, while choosing a multilink setup for the rear. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Interim notifications have been mailed to owners on March 15, 2016, and a second notice will be mailed when remedy parts are available. Recall Date 2016-02-02 Description American Honda Motor Company, Inc. The base 2009 Honda Accord Coupe comes standard with a 190-hp inline four and a choice of five-speed manual or automatic. The Accord's four-wheel independent suspension features a double-wishbone design in front and a new multilink setup in back. One dealership may have incorrectly installed the replacement air bag inflators.
Have a great day and enjoy the ride!!! Climbing in and out of the cabin is easier, thanks to the larger door openings and higher roof. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. The 2009 Accord Coupe has seats that are both sporty and comfortable over long distances, and they feature an expanded range of motion. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. It's not without some weaknesses, to be sure, but overall, the positive attributes far outweigh the negative ones.
The 2009 Honda Accord Coupe offers class-leading performance and handling. The two-door is markedly sleeker, with a sexy curve to the roof, and the bold character line, sweeping from front wheels to rear lamps, gives the coupe a sense of constant motion. The 2009 Honda Accord Coupe's front seats are more comfortable and supportive than in previous Accords. Both have a more upright front end than the previous-generation Accord, which featured a pointy nose. Share this clip with someone who might find it helpful and remember to Subscribe! Thanks to a slight increase in passenger volume, the Accord sedan is now considered a full-size car by the Environmental Protection Agency, which tracks such things.
The recall began February 16, 2018. Shoot me an email to let me know how I can help - brockfrady gmail. The Accord defines what Americans want in their midsize vehicle: reliability, comfort, performance, and affordability. To see what's new for 2009, click , or check out a of the two model years. Honda engineers have lowered the Accord Coupe's center of gravity.
Air conditioning, cruise control, and a tilt and telescoping steering wheel are all included. Remedy Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger side air bag inflator, free of charge. On the road, the Accord is taut without being punishing, and the sedan recovers quickly without any extra bobbing after hitting a bump or dip in the road. At a quick glance, the Accord Coupe does look big, but it's more of an illusion caused by the taller, longer nose. Its 190-hp four-cylinder has more-than-adequate power, though its high-speed passing performance isn't as strong as the V-6's. Remedy Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag module assembly, free of charge. Honda has found the sweet spot here, with a driving experience that rivals the sporty characteristics of the Nissan Altima, without the Altima's stiff ride on rough surfaces, while equaling the Toyota Camry's ride smoothness, without its floaty, unsure responses on winding roads.
These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. Remedy Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the air bag control units, free of charge. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and the 2009 Honda Accord Coupe's aggressive look pleases most tastemakers. They've modified the double-wishbone front suspension geometry and gone with a multilink rear. Cargo The sedan's trunk remains unchanged at 14 cubic feet, while the coupe's cargo area shrinks slightly to 11.
Considering that the 2009 Honda Accord Coupe is one of the most satisfying vehicles you can own, TheCarConnection. The knob controller is not too hard to get used to, but there will be people who lament the loss of the touch-screen. The Problem: Honda says high under-hood and power steering fluid temperatures may cause the power steering hose to wear prematurely, which could cause cracks and leaks of power steering fluid. The front bucket seats have soft cushioning and are wide enough to accommodate large occupants, but they also have good side bolstering to hold you in place during fast cornering. The recall is expected to begin June 2018.