2018 Honda Accord - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

🔎 Common problems of the 2018 Honda Accord

455 problems have been reported for the 2018 Honda Accord. The following chart shows the 20 most common problems for 2018 Honda Accord. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic with 100 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's equipment (64 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2018 Honda Accord

📈 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 2018 Honda Accord in the United States are 323,377 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Honda Accord owners in the last 1 years is 455, and the age of the vehicle is 1, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 455 / 323,377 / 1 * 1000 = 1.41.

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 2018 Honda Accord in 2018.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
215
  2018
17

📊 Compare the 2018 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 2018 Honda Accord with the Honda Accord from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2018 Accord is 455 while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Honda Accord is 831.

Table 3. Compare the 2018 Honda Accord with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Accord
54
  2018 Accord
455
  2017 Accord
226
  2016 Accord
364
  2015 Accord
395
  2014 Accord
717
  2013 Accord
1,067
  2012 Accord
393
  2011 Accord
312
  2010 Accord
680
  2009 Accord
769
  2008 Accord
1,751
  2007 Accord
579
  2006 Accord
463
  2005 Accord
781
  2004 Accord
1,214
  2003 Accord
2,269
  2002 Accord
1,199
  2001 Accord
1,106
  2000 Accord
1,397
  1999 Accord
1,287
  1998 Accord
1,383
  1997 Accord
532
  1996 Accord
568


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