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CarComplaints.com Notes: The 2010 Honda Accord some several significant flaws: excessive oil consumption, premature brake wear, & uncomfortable seats.

In October 2013, Honda settled a class action for excessive oil consumption which extends their V6 powertrain warranty out to 8 years & no mileage limit. However, is the inconvenience & risk of dealing with Honda on this problem worth it? We don't think so.

Premature brake wear has been a consistent problem for this Accord generation. Once again Honda settled a class action lawsuit over brake wear, but most 2010 Accords are NOT covered.

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. Unwary buyers report the seat pain is mainly only noticeable after 15-20 minutes. The common theme we hear is "never noticed this during the test drive."

10.0

really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
30,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (1 reports)
2010 Honda Accord engine problems

engine problem

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2010 Honda Accord Owner Comments

problem #1

Mar 062013

Accord LX 2.4L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 30,000 miles

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

engine idle stuck at high rpm when car is at full stop

My Honda Accord 2010 has experience an idle problem intermittently during normal driving condition. The idle stuck at high RPM (1500-2,000) when the car is fully stop in traffic. It will go down when I slidely release the brake. Has anybody had the same problem?

- Andy L., Alhambra, CA, USA

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