I believe this is a manufacturer issue and not a consumer issue. I googled the problem and found out that this has been happening going back 7 years that people windows and sunroof were opened without them doing so. I was driving on a highway and all of a sudden my sunroof exploded. However, many Hondas use a recessed track that easily collects and traps dirt and debris. First of all I love my Honda Accord! Honda's are reliable and they have a great trade in value. The vin was not available.
Last night my windows and sunroof automatically opened; there have been other random electrical problems, see below. The strip should not be burned or damaged. You might need a partner on the other side to get it even on both sides. Turn the knob on the fuse panel cover counterclockwise or push in on the release tabs on the fuse panel cover depending on the year of your Honda , and pull down on the fuse panel cover. Honda got the cosmetic changes right on this one; it adds fog lights, dual tailpipes, a rear spoiler and the 18-inch wheels — but not the garish ground effects that characterize some family-car sport packages. Uplevel trims add a more straightforward touch-screen below the 8-inch screen to work the audio system. Everyone that rides with me says the seats are so comfortable and they have plenty of room in the front and the back seat.
The brunt of the glass fell on the passenger seat so i was lucky that no one was riding with me, but i still had a few cuts on my arm from the glass falling on me. We heard a loud bang and looked for some indication or more noise. It was very strange for the sunroof to just explode out of nowhere. Both are good but not class-leading. The temperature was 60 degrees, i was traveling at 65 mph on a lonely stretch of two-lane road with no other cars or people around me.
The sunroof shade was closed, so no glass entered the cabin. This is especially true of early 1990s Honda vehicles. The contact stated that while traveling approximately 50 mph on the highway, a loud pop was heard. My husband thought it was the battery so he tried to charge the battery but it would not charge and at one point all of the interior electrical lights even on the drivers console began blinking constantly. Though most of the glass broke into safety glass-like chunks, there were some fine slivers in the passenger area that were sharp and difficult to clean up. I reiterate, the keys were on the table and the windows to the vehicle were all closed. Nothing hit it, there was no wind or unusual condition of any kind.
One moment, normal driving, then a sound like a big firecracker exploding in the car, then i looked up and about one quarter of the glass was gone out of the center, the rest was shattered into a million pieces but still hanging in place. I would suggest two step ladders and if possible another person to help hold the clip. The ninth-generation Honda Accord enters the field facing pummeling body type competition, including recent redesigns from popular competitors like the Chevrolet Malibu, Ford Fusion, Nissan Altima and Toyota Camry. Mar 12th, 7:00, on my way to wor… I was driving my 2009 honda accord on the interstate i-44 east near fort leonard wood missouri. One of the best purchases I've ever made! This 4 door, 5 passenger sedan still has less than 120,000 kilometers! The contact stated that when she returned to her vehicle, the windows and sunroof were open although she closed them whenever she exited the vehicle.
But it contiunued throughout the night. Product made of quality material and provides the ability to use my sunroof without any changes to the vechicles factory sunroof. The car rides so smooth and it's perfect for my drive back and forth to work. Features such as automatic climate control and leather upholstery prove that economical transportation does not need to be sparsely equipped. Click to see our first drive of the plug-in. Only 13,300 miles as we don't drive it that much. Standard safety features include a backup camera — impressive — plus head-protecting side airbags for both rows, and an.
This car drives like a dream! In 2013, Honda will introduce an Accord Plug-In Hybrid and, later on, a conventional Accord Hybrid. We are reasonable people and we believe in true customer satisfaction. Pulled back my sun visor for sunroof and saw that my sunroof was shattered. Another minor problem is a blown fuse on some model years of Honda vehicles. Even the dual climate control works seamlessly, my family likes the flexibility of being able to control both sides of the car.
That does not mean that a product that simply and naturally wears out from normal use is a candidate for a warranty replacement or a refund. The vehicle keys remained on the kitchen table. Please contact us to verify. However, i didnt see any rocks or any object flying towards my car. Posted on Mar 15, 2010 Hi, The sunroof on your Honda may not be operating correctly. The honda dealership, where the car was purchased in marlton, nj, bur… I was driving my honda accord 2013 ex-l v6 on interstate 405 in washington state between bellevue and kirkland when i heard a large explosion over my head. Road to work holding visor with one hand and driving with the other scared the visor was going to fly open.
Mar 11th, i worked from home; the vehicle was not moved during the entire time. With our extended warranty, you get protection against the high cost of unforeseen mechanical break downs. I suggest reading the directions first! WeatherTech WeatherTech New Sunroof Wind Deflector Honda 2013 Accord Sunroof Wind Deflector 89132 89132 787765032780 The WeatherTech custom-fit, no-drill Sunroof Wind Deflector is engineered to reduce in-vehicle airflow through the sunroof and moonroof and cuts down wind noises in your vehicle's interior. Further, while cleaning up the glass many of the pieces were sharp and glass splinters were prevalent. Transmission: Automatic Color:Red Interior Color: Tan Average Vehicle Review: 4.