2004 Honda Accord Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Honda Accord

2004 Honda Accord Problems

Transmission Failure Common

Automatic transmission failures are common, Automatic transmission failure on these vehicles will generally require overhaul or replacement of the transmission. In the event of a  failure, it may be worthwhile to check with Honda to see if they may offer assistance for this repair. As these vehicles age, Honda has become less likely to help out with these transmission related repairs.

Warped Front Brake Rotors May Cause Vibration When Braking

The front brake rotors can warp and cause a vibration when braking. The rotors will need to be machined or in cases where they are worn too thin, replaced to correct this issue.

Front Compliance Bushings May Crack

Front compliance (lower control arm ) bushings tend to crack and break requiring replacement.

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2004 Honda Accord Questions

My shift indicater lights won't illuminate. All other dash lights work fine. I've checked for a fuse being blown but don't see any. (1 answer)

I just bought the car for my daughter and I don't know how well it was taken care of.

Are there any seat belt or srs restraint recalls on a 04 honda accord (2 answers)

I have an 04 accord and the seat beat is locked up...i to I took it to Honda and Honda stated to me that it will be $70 to be diagnosed and it will possibly be repaired if it is their fault!!!

My car is FULL of mold after sitting for a long time. What do I do? (1 answer)

Would it be easier to take it to a detailer or professional cleaning company? Or do I need to replace all of the interior; if so how much does that cost??

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2004 Honda Accord Recalls

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Does Not Fully Deploy In A Crash

The incorrect passenger frontal air bag module may have been installed in the vehicle and may not deploy fully to specifications in an accident. Dealers will inspect and replace the air bag module as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.

Front Passenger Air Bag Defective

In a crash that deploys the passenger front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.

Driver's Front Air Bag Defective

In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.

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2004 Honda Accord Reviews

has a red light on, in dash looks like a man with the seatbelt on and looks like an airbag in front of him, what does it mean ?
I have a 2004 Honda. I am the only driver and take very good care of my car and always have routine main. done on it. The bushings are worn and torn right now. Only 102,000 miles on it. Their is a problem right now with the axle maybe. It is in the shop now. Told by another shop Honda is notorious for problems on the car that wear your tires out. I have been told their is a problem. The doors l...
I have replaced a oxygen cecsor,brakes not too often.Sometimes I get cool air coming from the right side and warm from the left.I have had something wrong like it may be the tort in transmission.My car shakes at about 40 miles an hour.Honda want change the transmission fluid,they says it may not drive after.No one can really say what is wrong.It gets good gas mileage.I am pleased with it other ...

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