2008 Honda Accord Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Honda Accord
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2008 Honda Accord ProblemsProblems Shifting Into 3rd Gear
Some models have shift quality problems when shifting into third gear. A new "third gear set" from Honda will address this issue.
The radio and climate control display can go dark on some models. It will be necessary to replace the affected unit to correct this concern. Some customers have reported receiving help from Honda regarding this repair.
Power door locks can activate intermittently due to a faulty door lock actuator in the driver's door.
2008 Honda Accord QuestionsThe weather stripping on all four doors are disintegrating on the outside (1 answer)
2008 Honda Accord RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment
The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.
The air bag control unit may corrode and fail, resulting in the air bags not deploying when needed in an accident. Dealers will replace the air bag control units free of charge to resolve the concern.
The side impact air bags and/or seat air bags could deploy with only minimal jarring, rather than an actual collision. Dealers will update the air bag control unit software free of charge to resolve the concern.