Honda Accord: Braking System Design - Braking System - Driving - Honda Accord 2008-2012 Owner's ManualHonda Accord: Braking System Design

The hydraulic system that operates the brakes has two separate circuits.

Each circuit works diagonally across the vehicle (the left-front brake is connected with the right-rear brake, etc.). If one circuit should develop a problem, you will still have braking at two wheels.

    Braking System
    Your vehicle is equipped with disc brakes at all four wheels. A power assist helps reduce the effort needed on the brake pedal. The emergency brake assist system increases the stopping force ...

    Brake PadWear Indicators
    The front and rear disc brakes on all models have audible brake pad wear indicators. If the brake pads need replacing, you will hear a distinctive, metallic screeching sound when you apply ...

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    Rear Door Glass Outer Weatherstrip Replacement
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    Pressure Test
    Special Tools Required •A/T Oil Pressure Gauge Set 07406-0020400 or 07406-0020401 •A/T Pressure Hose, 2,210 mm 07MAJ-PY4011A •A/T Pressure Adapter 07MAJ-PY40120 NOTE: -Disable ...