2013 Honda Accord Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2013 Honda Accord
- My car has 30 miles and it seems the sound is different when idling. It also seems to have less "pep" when driving. What might be the problem?
- Going downhill and braking I get a vibration in the front. What could this be?
- what is the fuse for the windshield washer
- Is anyone else having to have rear brake rotors machined? Mileage: 14k
2013 Honda Accord Problems
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.
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.
Power door locks can activate intermittently due to a faulty door lock actuator in the driver's door.
2013 Honda Accord Questions
35K miles on the car. Doesn't appear to happen when on a flat road. Only going downhill at about 70mph.
Increased braking noise from rear - low frequency rumble - with slight vibration in brake pedal when braking - especially when braking from higher speed.
Diagnosed by Honda as warped rear rotor - both sides. Find that unusual for new car at 14k mileage. Wondering if this is a problem others...
2013 Honda Accord Recalls
On certain Accord models, the fuel tank may not have been manufactured correctly. The area of concern is the mounting location for the fuel pump. As a result a fuel leak may develop, increasing the risk of a fire. Dealers will replace the fuel tank and fuel pump seal to correct this concern.