2005 Honda Accord - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge 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).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2005 Honda Accord

small car iamge PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

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

      PPMY Index = 726 / 372,020 / 13 * 1000 = 0.15.

For more information, refer to this page: A study of reliability comparison across Honda Accord model year vehicles.

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

small car iamge 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

Model Year Number of Problems
  2018 Accord
65
  2017 Accord
90
  2016 Accord
206
  2015 Accord
240
  2014 Accord
465
  2013 Accord
874
  2012 Accord
344
  2011 Accord
288
  2010 Accord
620
  2009 Accord
724
  2008 Accord
1,669
  2007 Accord
505
  2006 Accord
422
  2005 Accord
726
  2004 Accord
1,164
  2003 Accord
2,216
  2002 Accord
1,122
  2001 Accord
1,071
  2000 Accord
1,371
  1999 Accord
1,270
  1998 Accord
1,374
  1997 Accord
529
  1996 Accord
564


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