Honda Accord: Wheels - Tires - Maintenance - Honda Accord 2008-2012 Owner's ManualHonda Accord: Wheels

Clean the wheels as you would the rest of the exterior. Wash them with the same solution, and rinse them thoroughly.

Aluminum alloy wheels have a protective clear-coat that keeps the aluminum from corroding and tarnishing. Cleaning the wheels with harsh chemicals (including some commercial wheel cleaners) or a stiff brush can damage the clear-coat. To clean the wheels, use a mild detergent and a soft brush or sponge.

    Winter Driving
    Tires marked M + S or All Season on the sidewall have an allweather tread design suitable for most winter driving conditions. For the best performance in snowy or icy conditions, you ...

    Checking the Battery
    Check the condition of the battery monthly by looking at the test indicator window. The label on the battery explains the test indicators colors. The location of the test indicator windo ...

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    Head Restraints
    Your vehicle is equipped with head restraints in all seating positions to help protect you and your passengers from the likelihood of whiplash and other injuries. They are most effective wh ...

    Balancer Shaft Inspection
    1. Seat the balancer shaft by pushing it away from the oil pump sprocket end of the oil pump. 2. Zero the dial indicator against the end of the balancer shaft, then push the balancer shaft back a ...

    Compatible iPod, iPhone, and USB Flash Drives
    iPod and iPhone Model Compatibility This system may not work with all software versions of these devices. USB Flash Drives Use a recommended USB flash drive of 256 MB or higher. Som ...