Honda Accord Warranty Information

Extended Car Protection Cost

Vehicle Service Contract for Accord Vehicles (Photo Credit: Spencer Hsieh & Voicechien on Flickr)

Most likely when you purchased your vehicle it came with a factory warranty. However, not all drivers know what exactly is covered by their manufacturers. We did a little research and decided to write articles about the factory coverage for various Honda vehicles including the Accord, Civic, Fit, CR-V, Pilot, Hybrids and more. Below you will find the breakdown of what is covered and for how long.

Honda Accord Warranty Details:*

  • 5-Year/60,000-Mile Limited Power-train Plan, with regular maintenance and/or adjustments, parts subject to normal wear/tear and replacement, and certain items are excluded
  • 3-Year/36,000-Mile New Limited Coverage.
  • Replacement Parts Limited Plan—Genuine Parts are covered for 1 year. The coverage for replacement parts purchased from and installed by a dealer includes parts replacement and labor.
  • 5-Year/Unlimited-Mile Corrosion Limited Plan.
  • Accessory Limited Plan—All Genuine Accessories are covered for 3 years or 36,000-miles when they are installed at the same time of new vehicle purchase.

The information above is not just limited to a specific make and model, but it is also the general standard for all vehicles. But if you are looking to compare your current coverage with other factory warranties, check out the table below for more information on how your plan stacks up against the rest.

This table includes the details of Factory Vehicle Protection Plans for each make

Factory Coverage for Your Make and Model

Source: Edmunds

Remember, when your manufacturer’s coverage expires or is voided you will not be eligible for any of the benefits mentioned above. We have outlined how your manufacturer’s auto protection can be voided in previous posts, but we cannot stress it enough.

Extended Vehicle Protection Explained

If you want your vehicle to stay protected after your factory warranty has expired, you should consider looking into extended vehicle service contract. Most likely your dealer offered this plan to you when you initially purchased your car, but if you have never heard of it, you can read more about how extended car warranties work here.

After purchasing your vehicle, you have become accustomed to not having to pay for costly car repairs, so why start now? An extended car coverage will keep your vehicle protected for years after your manufacturer’s protection expires. And the best thing about an extended protection, is that it will cover not only your vehicle but also restore your peace of mind.

Update 6/19/2013: 2014 Accord’s coverage will stay the same as last year. Basic Coverage is 3 years or 36K miles; Drivetrain is 5 years or 60K miles and Rust Coverage is 5 years/unlimited mileage. Unfortunately, there is still no roadside assistance plan available for Honda vehicles even though a lot of other manufacturers already offer it, as you can see in the table above.

If you want to add roadside assistance to your current manufacturer’s coverage call us for a free quote or simply fill out the form (click on “Get Your Free Quote” button).

*The information about these coverage plans is taken directly from the manufacturer’s website. Click here to learn more about this model.

Recent news:

Auto industry: Young people will buy cars again - Fox News, August 8, 2013

As we all know, during the recession vehicle sales have dropped significantly. However, as the economy is gradually improving more younger drivers can be seen on the road. The auto industry says that people under 34 are starting to purchase cars again.

Everyone is Loving the New 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid - MotorTrend, August 5, 2013

The new hybrid vehicle is an instant hit! More than 7000 orders on this automobile have been placed in Japan. Peter Lyon of Motor Trend test drove the car for more than 200 miles and was pleasantly surprised by its performance. The new Accord is packed with significant new technologies that make this car stand out among competitors. Click on the link above to see the pictures and videos of this awesome vehicle!

2014 Honda Accord Plug-In hybrid gets put to the test in New York, California - NYDailyNews.com, June 28, 2013

The company is testing their new hybrid in California and New York. Many Honda fans are excited to test this new Plug-In that has seating for five passengers and can drive up to 500 miles without fueling.

Car Leasing Hits Record Levels - Los Angeles Times, June 15, 2013

Honda Accord is one of the most-leased cars in America, according to Experian Automotive, an arm of the consumer credit-rating company. The main reason why more consumers turned to leasing is because of low payments offered to them comparing to rental and loan prices.

Honda Extended Warranty – Review of Coverage - AutoWarrantyResources.com, August 23, 2013

AutoWarrantyResources.com reviewed used and new Honda coverage offered by manufacturers and third party warranty or vehicle service contract providers.