Honda Accord: Eighth generation (2008–2012)

Eighth generation (2008–2012)

Eighth generation (2008–2012)

The North American version of the Accord has a different body from its Japanese counterpart. This shape is sold as the Honda Inspire in Japan, and is not sold in Europe. It was discontinued in Japan in September 2012. Larger than the previous model, the sedan is now classified as a full-size car by EPA standards. A coupe version is available, as well as a Crosstour fastback model, which was introduced in the US for the 2010 model year.

Seventh generation (2003–2007)
The seventh generation of the Accord was launched in 2002 (2003 model year in North America), and consists of two separate models; one for the Japanese and European markets, and the other for North Am ...

Ninth generation (2013–2019)
For the ninth-generation Accord, Honda appointed Shoji Matsui, who served as an engineer on the Accord platform from 1985 to 1996 as lead project manager. It is the first Accord to use a strut suspens ...

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Dual Temperature Control
Your vehicle has two temperature control switches, one for the driver, and one for the front passenger. The temperatures of the driver’s side and the front passenger’s side are controlled ...

Driver’s Seat Power Adjustments
Except LX and EX See for important safety information and warnings about how to properly position the seats and seatbacks. The controls for the power adjustable driver’s seat are on the ou ...

Side Airbags
The side airbags help protect the upper torso of the driver or a front passenger during a moderate-to-severe side impact. • Housing Locations The side airbags are housed in the outside edg ...