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2011 Honda Accord
Problems & Complaints
CarComplaints.com Notes: The 2011 Honda Accord has a solid reputation (so far), with one very significant flaw: uncomfortable seats.
Owners have consistently reported uncomfortable seats with the entire 8th generation (2008-2012) of Honda Accords. Complaints range from back pain to leg circulation problems due to bad lumbar support, cushioning, & seat angle. Complaints aren't limited to only a certain body type -- the seat comfort problems are from a wide spectrum of owner height & weight.
The common theme we hear is "we never noticed this during the test drive." Unfortunately for unwary buyers, the seat pain is noticeable after 15-20 minutes.
Worst 2011 Accord Problems by Category
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- interior accessories problems80NHTSA complaints: 31
- AC / heater problems10
- brakes problems7NHTSA complaints: 9
- body / paint problems6NHTSA complaints: 3
- engine problems6NHTSA complaints: 12
- fuel system problems4NHTSA complaints: 3
- wheels / hubs problems4NHTSA complaints: 3
- suspension problems3NHTSA complaints: 5
- transmission problems3NHTSA complaints: 5
- cooling system problems2
- exterior accessories problems1NHTSA complaints: 3
- clutch problems1
- drivetrain problems1NHTSA complaints: 6
- steering problems1NHTSA complaints: 6
- electrical problemsNHTSA: 5
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 3
- miscellaneous problemsNHTSA: 1
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