Honda Accord: Fuel Economy - Driving - Honda Accord 2013-2017 Owner's ManualHonda Accord: Fuel Economy

Improving Fuel Economy

Fuel economy depends on several conditions, including driving conditions, your driving habits, the condition of your vehicle, and loading. Depending on these and other conditions, you may or may not achieve the rated fuel economy of this vehicle.

Direct calculation is the recommended method to determine actual fuel consumed while driving.

In Canada, posted fuel economy numbers are

In Canada, posted fuel economy numbers are established following a simulated test. For more information on how this test is performed, please visit http://oee.nrcan.gc.ca/

Х Maintenance and Fuel Economy

You can optimize your fuel economy with proper maintenance of your vehicle.

Always maintain your vehicle in accordance with the messages displayed on the information display*/multi-information display*.

Х Use the recommended viscosity engine oil, displaying the API Certification Seal.
Х Maintain the specified tire pressure.
Х Do not load the vehicle with excess cargo.
Х Keep your vehicle clean. A buildup of snow or mud on your vehicle's underside adds weight and increases wind resistance.

    How to Refuel
    1. Stop your vehicle with the service station pump on the left side of the vehicle in the rear. 2. Turn off the engine. 3. Push on the fuel fill door release handle at the foot of the driv ...

    Accessories and Modifications
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    See also:

    Fuel Filter Replacement
    The fuel filter should be replaced whenever the fuel pressure drops below the specified value (see page 11-308), after making sure that the fuel pump and the fuel pressure regulator are OK. 1. R ...

    Playing the FM/AM Radio (Models with navigation system)
    Playing the FM/AM Radio (Models with navigation system) ...

    Dust and Pollen Filter Replacement
    1. Open the glove box. Remove the glove box stop on the right side, then let the glove box hang down (see page 20-174). 2. Remove the dust and pollen filter assembly (A) from the blower unit. ...