Honda

Latest Airbag Recall Could Affect Millions, and It's Not From Takata

By Kelsey Mays on February 8, 2016


CARS.COM — A major new airbag recall could affect owners of nearly 2 million vehicles in the U.S., and it's not from Takata. It's important that you get the problem fixed with Continental airbag systems, but some of the automakers… Read More

Latest Airbag Recall Could Affect Millions, and It's Not From Takata

By Kelsey Mays on February 8, 2016

CARS.COM — A major new airbag recall could affect owners of nearly 2 million vehicles in the U.S., and it's not from Takata. It's important that you get the problem fixed with Continental airbag systems, but some of the automakers… Read More

Did We Use the Honda Fit's Paddle Shifters?

By Bill Jackson on February 5, 2016

CARS.COM — When we bought our long-term 2015 Honda Fit, we opted for the EX trim and a continuously variable automatic transmission. As part of that, we gained paddle shifters that allow you to select "gears." (There aren't really conventional… Read More

Honda, Acura Recall 2.2 Million More Cars for Takata Airbags

By Kelsey Mays on February 4, 2016

CARS.COM — More specifics of Takata's Jan. 22 airbag recall expansion became known this week as Honda detailed what could be the biggest group of cars involved. The automaker said Wednesday it would recall 2.23 million U.S. cars for Takata… Read More

Recall Alert: 2008-2010 Honda Accord

By Matt Schmitz on February 4, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 340,000 model-year 2008-10 Honda Accord sedans The Problem: Manufacturing-process issues may allow moisture to enter the circuitry within the electric control unit of the supplemental restraint system, which over time could cause corrosion and eventual malfunction… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: January 2016

By Kelsey Mays on February 2, 2016

CARS.COM — The redesigned Honda Civic started 2016 with a bang, as sales rose 43 percent in January versus a weak January 2015. When the dust settled, the Civic landed just 107 cars short of dethroning the Toyota Camry as… Read More

2016 Honda CR-V: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on February 2, 2016

CARS.COM — Honda's popular compact SUV received an update for 2015 and the CR-V returns unchanged for 2016. In our Car Seat Check of the 2015 model, we praised the backseat's ample legroom, but it lost points for a confusing… Read More

Acura's Super Bowl Ad Gets Engines Running ... With the Devil

By Matt Schmitz on January 29, 2016

CARS.COM — Throw up your devil horns and hide the brown M&Ms 'cause Van Halen will be rocking Super Bowl 50 in a commercial for the 2017 Acura NSX. The devilishly clever 60-second TV spot features the iconic rock band's… Read More

2015 Honda Fit Apps Remind Us Why Apple CarPlay, Android Auto Rock

By Joe Bruzek on January 27, 2016

CARS.COM — When it comes to smartphone gadgets in the 2015 Honda Fit, you won't find Apple CarPlay and Android Auto like you will in the 2016 Honda Civic and Honda Accord. Instead, we're stuck with HondaLink NextGeneration in Cars.com's… Read More

Is the Honda Fit's Magic Seat Really Magic?

By Jennifer Geiger on January 20, 2016

CARS.COM — If you're like me, the Honda brand doesn't conjure up images of fairies and unicorns, but there's definitely something magical about the Honda Fit's backseat. Disclaimer: If you go by the traditional definition of magic, then no, there's… Read More

2013 Honda Accord, 2014 Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid Steering Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on January 19, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2013 Honda Accord 2014 Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid The problem: These vehicles may have a faulty electronic power steering torque sensor in the steering gearbox. If it fails, it would require extra effort… Read More