2005 Honda Accord Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Honda Accord

2005 Honda Accord Problems

Faulty Door Lock Actuator May Cause Power Door Locks to Activate Intermittently

Power door locks can activate intermittently due to a faulty door lock actuator in the driver's door.

Air Conditioning Blowing Warm Air

The AC condenser failed due to contact with road debris and a lack of protection for the condenser.

Front Compliance Bushings May Crack

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

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2005 Honda Accord Questions

Why does oil pressure keep being low? (1 answer)

I have replaced VTEC solenoid (which comes with switch). I replace my oil every 3000 miles. Sometimes my car works fine and the engine light shuts itself off. Other times, there is a tinny rattling noise in engine and absolutely no power. When the engine light isn't on, there is a ton of powe...

Where is the v-tec oil pressure switchlocated (1 answer)

Check engine light On and Off without code (1 answer)

It happend multiple times, when I go for long drive (at least continues 2hours with out stop) after a stop when I restart my car, check engine light is stayed ON. It will be On until I refill gas. After refilling from the second or third drive I see that light go Off. I took car to repair shop on...

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2005 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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2005 Honda Accord Reviews

Two issues: front and rear brake rotors are crap. I do a lot of mountain driving and the front rotors have warped several times. The rear rotors have cracked. I just installed drilled and slotted rotors on the rear and all is good. I had one issue with the car going into limp mode after returning from a trip to Vegas. Literally happened as I turned down my street. Pulled the code and it wa...
I will never buy a honda. I have a 2005 honda accord 2010- rebuilt motor @ 75,000 miles 2012- rebuilt transmission- less than 100,00 miles 2013-Just put in a door lock actuators 137,000 miles
First off, my drivers side (manual)door lock failed to open with key' I feared someone might have tried to break in. Now my passenger side fails to open with key. LOcksmiths and autobody shops say its common on Hondas and quote $300.00 each to repair. Front brakes gradually exhibited rotor problems. Now my starter motor (which requires alot of labor ) had to be replaced, along with my less...

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