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Most reported 2003 Honda Accord problems

 

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A faulty Electric Load Detector (ELD) can cause the head lights to dim and/or illuminate the Check Engine Light. A failed ELD will require replacement.

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Overhead sunglass holder will not open/glasses stuck inside.can't shake it loose to open.

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If the brake pedal feels hard the first time it is pressed in the morning, it could be due to a problem with the vacuum supply hose for the brake booster. A revised brake booster hose is available to address this concern.

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Occasionally, the anti-lock brake (ABS) warning light may illuminate. This could be due to a faulty rear wheel speed sensor. The sensor design has been updated and revised parts are available to correct this problem.

 

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Accords powered by the V6 engine had a defective timing belt tensioner that could result in excess "slack" in the timing belt. This could cause premature timing belt failure, which could result in serious engine damage.

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The car may drift to the right because the camber (alignment setting) is set unevenly. A 4-wheel alignment will be needed to reset the camber angle.
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If the idle is higher than normal when the engine is cold and the Check Engine Light is on, the powertrain control module (PCM) may need a software update to fix the concern.

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The PCM can misinterpret misfire data and set a false Check Engine (MIL) light requiring a PCM update to repair.

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The moon roof may not close all the way because of a faulty limit switch. The headliner must be removed to replace the limit switch.

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A long cranking time before the engine starts might require a PCM software update and replacement of the fuel pressure regulator.
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Front compliance (lower control arm ) bushings tend to crack and break requiring replacement.

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The computer can misinterpret a low battery voltage and can cause a false Check Engine (MIL) light to come on. Updating the PCM can correct this issue.

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If the engine is knocking or pinging when accelerating, the PCM may need updated software.

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The PCM can misinterpret data from the air fuel sensor and set a false Check Engine (MIL) light requiring a PCM update to repair.

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Honda issued a recall on some 2005 Accord models due to a defective fuel pump relay. If the fuel pump relay fails, the car will stall or fail to start. For more information on this recall please click here»

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