2006 Honda Accord - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2006 Honda Accord

456 problems have been reported for the 2006 Honda Accord. The following chart shows the 22 most common problems for 2006 Honda Accord. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags with 109 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic (47 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2006 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 2006 Honda Accord in the United States are 324,528 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Honda Accord owners in the last 13 years is 456, and the age of the vehicle is 13, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 456 / 324,528 / 13 * 1000 = 0.11.

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 2006 Honda Accord in 2006.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
15
  2018
24
  2017
28
  2016
20
  2015
55
  2014
51
  2013
33
  2012
43
  2011
29
  2010
25
  2009
31
  2008
15
  2007
29
  2006
4

small car iamge Compare the 2006 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 2006 Honda Accord with the Honda Accord from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2006 Accord is 456 while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Honda Accord is 814.

Table 3. Compare the 2006 Honda Accord with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Accord
26
  2018 Accord
384
  2017 Accord
197
  2016 Accord
337
  2015 Accord
360
  2014 Accord
670
  2013 Accord
1,032
  2012 Accord
384
  2011 Accord
307
  2010 Accord
670
  2009 Accord
762
  2008 Accord
1,737
  2007 Accord
563
  2006 Accord
456
  2005 Accord
765
  2004 Accord
1,197
  2003 Accord
2,256
  2002 Accord
1,181
  2001 Accord
1,102
  2000 Accord
1,395
  1999 Accord
1,283
  1998 Accord
1,383
  1997 Accord
532
  1996 Accord
568


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