2009 Honda Accord - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2009 Honda Accord

765 problems have been reported for the 2009 Honda Accord.
The following chart shows the 24 most common problems for 2009 Honda Accord.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic
with 227 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags
(126 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 2009 Honda Accord in the United States are 315,176 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Honda Accord owners in the last 10 years is 765, and the age of the vehicle is 10, 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 2009 Honda Accord in 2009.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2019

13

2018

29

2017

59

2016

92

2015

50

2014

55

2013

59

2012

73

2011

59

2010

112

2009

2

Compare the 2009 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 2009 Honda Accord
with the Honda Accord from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2009 Accord is 765
while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Honda Accord is 816.

Table 3. Compare the 2009 Honda Accord with other model years