2008 Honda Accord Sedan Specifications and Features

Torrance, Calif. August 21, 2007


ENGINEERING LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
Engine Type In-Line 4-Cylinder In-Line 4-Cylinder V-6 V-6
Engine Block / Cylinder Head Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy
Displacement (cc / liter) 2354 / 2.4 2354 / 2.4 3471 / 3.5 3471 / 3.5
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net, Rev 8/04) 177 @ 6500 190 @ 7000 268 @ 6200 268 @ 6200
Torque (lb-ft. @ rpm) 161 @ 4300 162 @ 4400 248 @ 5000 248 @ 5000
Bore and Stroke (mm) 87 x 99 87 x 99 89 x 93 89 x 93
Compression Ratio 10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1
Redline 6800 7100 6800 6800
Valve Train 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC® 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC® 24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection X X X X
Drive-by-Wire™ Throttle System X X X X
Variable Cylinder Management™ (VCM®)

X X
Active Control Engine Mounts

X X
Active Noise Cancellation™ (ANC)
X X X
CARB Emissions Rating ULEV-2***/PZEV** ULEV-2***/PZEV** ULEV-2***/PZEV** ULEV-2***/PZEV**
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer X X X X
100K+/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-ups* X X X X
*May vary with driving conditions. Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. Exact mileage is determined by actual driving conditions. Please see your owner's manual for more details.
** AT models are PZEV-rated in California and certain northeastern states. *** MT models are ULEV-2-rated in all 50 states.
TRANSMISSION LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
5-Speed Manual Transmission



Gear Ratios: 1st: 3.267, 2nd: 1.778, 3rd: 1.154, 4th: 0.870, 5th: 0.647, Reverse: 3.583 Final Drive Ratio: 4.389 X X

5-Speed Automatic Transmission (available)



Gear Ratios: 1st: 2.652, 2nd: 1.517 (LX), 1.614 (EX), 3rd: 1.037 (LX), 1.082 (EX), 4th: 0.738 (LX/LX-P), 0.773 (EX), 5th: 0.566, Reverse: 2.000, Final Drive Ratio: 4.438 X X

5-Speed Automatic Transmission



Gear Ratios: 1st: 2.697, 2nd: 1.606, 3rd: 1.071, 4th: 0.766, 5th: 0.612, Reverse: 1.889
Final Drive Ratio: 4.312


X X





BODY/SUSPENSION/CHASSIS LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
Unit-Body Construction X X X X
Double Wishbone Front Suspension X X X X
Multi-link Rear Suspension X X X X
Stabilizer Bar (mm., front/rear) 26.5 / 13.0 26.5 / 13.0 26.5 / 14.0 26.5 / 14.0
Front Shock Tower Bar
X X X
Variable Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering X X X X
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 2.56 2.56 2.56 2.56
Steering Ratio 13.08 13.08 13.08 13.08
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.) 37.7 37.7 37.7 37.7
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front
Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes (in.)
11.1 / 11.1 11.8 / 11.1 11.8 / 11.1 11.8 / 11.1
Wheels (inches) 16x6.5 with Full Covers (LX) 16x6.5 Alloy (LX-P) 17x7.5 Alloy 17x7.5 Alloy 17x7.5 Alloy
All-Season Tires P215/60 R16 94H P225/50 R17 93V P225/50 R17 93V P225/50 R17 93V





EXTERIOR MEASUREMENTS LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
Wheelbase (in.) 110.2 110.2 110.2 110.2
Length (in.) 194.1 194.1 194.3 194.3
Height (in.) 58.1 58.1 58.1 58.1
Width (in.) 72.7 72.7 72.7 72.7
Track (in., front/rear) 62.6 / 62.6 62.2 / 62.2 62.2 / 62.2 62.2 / 62.2
Curb Weight (lbs., MT/AT) 3230 / 3289 (LX)
3236 / 3298 (LX-P)
3349 / 3408 (EX)
3373 / 3433 (EX-L)
3386 / 3446 (EX-L Navi)
NA / 3567 NA / 3600
NA / 3616 (Navi)
Weight Distribution, front/rear (%) 60/40 60/40 62/38 62/38





INTERIOR MEASUREMENTS LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
Headroom (in., front/rear) 41.4 / 38.5 39.0 / 37.2 39.0 / 37.2 39.0 / 37.2
Legroom (in., front/rear) 42.5 / 37.2 42.5 / 37.2 42.5 / 37.2 42.5 / 37.2
Shoulder Room (in., front/rear) 58.2 / 56.4 58.2 / 56.4 58.2 / 56.4 58.2 / 56.4
Hiproom (in., front/rear) 56.6 / 54.3 56.6 / 54.3 56.6 / 54.3 56.6 / 54.3
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 14 14 14 14
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 106 101 101 101
Seating Capacity 5 5 5 5





EPA MILEAGE ESTIMATES*/CAPACITIES LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
5-Speed Manual Transmission (City/Highway) 22/31 22/31

5-Speed Automatic Transmission (City/Highway) 21/31 21/31 19/29 19/29
Crankcase (qt.) 5.6 5.6 5.3 5.3
Coolant System (qt., MT/AT) 8.6 / 8.5 8.6 / 8.5 NA / 9.1 NA / 9.1
Fuel (gal.) 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5
Required Fuel Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded
*Based on 2008 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.





SAFETY LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating Positions X X X X
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System X X X X
Adjustable Front Seat Belt Anchors X X X X
Driver's and Front Passenger's Seat Belt Reminder X X X X
Dual-Stage, Dual-Threshold Front Airbags (SRS) X X X X
Dual-Chamber Front Side Airbags with Passenger-Side Occupant Position Detection System (OPDS) X X X X
Side Curtain Airbags X X X X
Driver's and Front Passenger's Active Head Restraints X X X X
Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACETM) Body Structure X X X X
Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control X X X X
Brake Assist X X X X
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) X X X X
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) X X X X
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) X X X X
Daytime Running Lights (DRL) X X X X
Side-Impact Door Beams X X X X
Outboard Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) X X X X
Child-Seat Tether Anchor (Rear-Center) X X X X
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks X X X X
Immobilizer Theft-Deterrent System X X X X
Emergency Trunk Opener X X X X





EXTERIOR FEATURES LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
One-Touch Power Moonroof with Tilt Feature
X X X
Integrated Rear Window Antenna X X X X
Security System LX-P Only X X X
Remote Entry System with Power Window Control X X X X
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers X X X X
Multi-Reflector Halogen Headlights with Auto-off X with Auto-On/Off (EX-L Only) X with Auto-On/Off
Hood Struts

X X
Fog Lights

X X
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors X Heated Heated Heated
Body-Colored Door Handles X X Chrome Chrome
Body-Colored Impact-Absorbing Bumpers X X X X
Chrome Exhaust Finisher LX-P Only X Dual Exhaust Dual Exhaust
Chrome Window Trim X X X X





COMFORT & CONVENIENCE LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
Air Conditioning with Air Filtration System X X X
Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control System
EX-L Only
X
Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ with Voice Recognition
Available on EX-L
Available
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®
EX-L Navigation Models
Navigation Models
Interface Dial w/ Scrolling and Multi-line Display Volume Control Only X X X
Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver's and Front Passenger's Windows LX-P Only X X X
Illuminated Power Window Switches
X X X
Power Door Locks X X X X
Cruise Control X X X X
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
EX-L Only
X
Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio and Cruise Controls X X X X
Steering Wheel-Mounted Voice Navigation and Phone Controls
EX-L Navigation Models
Navigation Models
Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column X X X X
HomeLink® Remote System**


X
Premium Interior Accents
X X X
Center Console with Sliding Armrest and Storage Compartments X X X X
Beverage Holders, Front and Rear X X X X
Driver's and Front Passenger's Illuminated Vanity Mirrors X X X X
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror
EX-L Only
X
Blue Ambient Console Lighting
X X X
Map Lights X X X X
Sunglasses Holder X X X X
Coin Box X X X X
12-Volt Power Outlets (2) X X X X
Lockable Glove Compartment with Light X X X X
Driver- and Passenger- Side Seatback Pockets X X X X
Remote Fuel Filler Door Release X X X X
Remote Trunk Release with Lock X X X X
Electronic Remote Trunk Release X X X X
Rear Window Defroster X X X X
Cargo Area Light X X X X
Floor Mats X X X X
Side Door Pockets X X X X
** HomeLink® is a registered trademark of Prince Corp. a wholly-owned subsidiary of Johnson Controls.





SEATING LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
Leather-Trimmed Seats and Door Panel Inserts
EX-L Only
X
Heated Front Seats
EX-L Only
X
Driver's Seat with 8-Way Power Adjustment LX-P Only X X X
Driver's Seat with Power Lumbar Support
X X X
Driver's Seat with Manual Height Adjustment LX Only


Passenger's Seat with 4-Way Power Adjustment


X
Fold-Down Rear Seatback X X X X
Fold-Down Rear-Seat Center Armrest/Trunk Pass-Through X X X X





AUDIO SYSTEMS LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
160-Watt AM/FM/CD Audio System with 6 Speakers X


160-Watt AM/FM/6-Disc In-Dash Audio System with 6 Speakers
X X
270-Watt AM/FM/6-Disc Premium Audio System with 7 Speakers including Subwoofer
EX-L Only
X
Radio Data System (RDS) X X X X
MP3/Windows Media® Audio (WMA) Playback Capability X X X X
MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack X X X X
XM® Satellite Radio
EX-L Only
X
Speed-Sensitive Volume Control (SVC) X X X X





INSTRUMENTATION LX / LX-P EX / EX-L EX V-6 EX-L V-6
Backlit Gauges X X X X
Tachometer X X X X
Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2) X X X X
Maintenance Minder™ System X X X X
Compass
EX-L Non-Navi Only
Non-Navi Only
Door-/Trunk- Open Indicator X X X X
Fuel and Coolant Temperature Indicators X X X X
Low-Oil Pressure and Brake Fluid Indicators X X X X
Exterior Temperature Indicator
EX-L Only
X
Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) Indicator X X X X
Passenger Side-Airbag Shut-Off Indicator X X X X
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