Honda Accord: Recommended Tire Pressures - Tires - Maintenance - Honda Accord 2008-2012 Owner's ManualHonda Accord: Recommended Tire Pressures

Normal Driving

The following charts show the recommended cold tire pressures for most normal driving conditions.

4-cylinder models

V6 models

V6 models

The compact spare tire pressure is:

The compact spare tire pressure is:

60 psi (420 kPa , 4.2 kgf/cm2)

For convenience, the recommended tire sizes and cold tire pressures are on a label on the driver’s doorjamb.

High Speed Driving

We strongly recommend that you do not drive faster than the posted speed limits and conditions allow. If you ever drive in a sanctioned competitive event at sustained high speeds (over 118 mph or 190 km/h), be sure to adjust the cold tire pressures as shown below. If you do not, excessive heat can build up and cause sudden tire failure.

Tire Inspection

    Inflation Guidelines
    Keeping the tires properly inflated provides the best combination of handling, tread life, and riding comfort. Underinflated tires wear unevenly, adversely affect handling and fuel economy, ...

    Tire Inspection
    Every time you check inflation, you should also examine the tires for damage, foreign objects, and wear. You should look for: Bumps or bulges in the tread or side of the tire. Replace the tire ...

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