2005 Honda Accord - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2005 Honda Accord

726 problems have been reported for the 2005 Honda Accord.
The following chart shows the 24 most common problems for 2005 Honda Accord.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags
with 174 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's power train
(96 problems).

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2005 Honda Accord in the United States are 372,020 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Honda Accord owners in the last 13 years is 726, and the age of the vehicle is 13, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2005 Honda Accord in 2005.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2018

23

2017

44

2016

32

2015

76

2014

61

2013

70

2012

49

2011

72

2010

69

2009

43

2008

40

2007

34

2006

44

2005

5

Compare the 2005 Honda Accord with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Honda Accord,
the following table can be used to compare the 2005 Honda Accord
with the Honda Accord from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2005 Accord is 726
while the average number of problems reported for the 23 model years of the Honda Accord is 779.

Table 3. Compare the 2005 Honda Accord with other model years