Honda Accord: Timing Belt - Maintenance - Honda Accord 2008-2012 Owner's ManualHonda Accord: Timing Belt

V6 models

The timing belt should be replaced according to the Maintenance Minder TM.

Replace the timing belt every 60,000 miles (100,000 km) if you regularly drive your vehicle in any of the following conditions:

In very high temperatures (over 110°F, 43°C).
  In very low temperatures (under 20°F, 29°C).
If you frequently tow a trailer.

    Power Steering Fluid
    Check the level on the side of the reservoir when the engine is cold. The fluid should be between the UPPER LEVEL and LOWER LEVEL. If not, add power steering fluid to the UPPER LEVEL. Pou ...

    Lights
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    See also:

    Cruise Control Input Test
    NOTE: Always make sure that you have the latest Honda Diagnostic System (HDS) software. 1. Connect the HDS to the data link connector (DLC) (see step 2 on page 11 -3). 2. Turn the ignition swi ...

    In-car Temperature Sensor Test
    NOTE: Before testing the sensor, check for HVAC DTCs (see page 21-101). 1. Remove the in-car temperature sensor (see page 21-184). 2. Test the in-car temperature sensor while holding it in fr ...

    Parking Brake Switch Test
    NOTE: if both the ABS/VSA indicator and the brake system indicator come on at the same time, check the VSA system for DTCs first (see page 19-48). 1. Remove the center console (see page 20-158). ...