CarComplaints.com Notes: 1997 is the last model year in the 5th generation of Accord. Which means it's also the last model year before problems like widespread transmission failure, subframe rust and peeling paint took over.

Does the 1997 have problems? Sure it does. Any car this old will. Some owners say their engine started to cut out around 147,000 miles. That's still not bad, and getting to 200,000+ miles isn't out of the question.

Does anyone believe a newer Accord will reach 200,000 miles?

4.0

definitely annoying
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
156,208 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (1 reports)
1997 Honda Accord electrical problems

electrical problem

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1997 Honda Accord Owner Comments

problem #1

Jun 292009

Accord SE

  • Automatic transmission
  • 156,208 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

It was very annoying the security alarm wouldn't stop going off for nothing in my 1997 Accord.

- , New Washington, IN, USA

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