1989 Honda Accord Overview

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Great Car For Its Age by amcgrady
 — I bought this car over 3 years ago for $1500.00. Mine was the 4-door manual transmission version. I was expecting better gas mileage from it but I wasn't unhappy with the 30mpg I was getting. It wa... Read More
1989 Honda A Great Car For The Last 20 Years (and Still Drives Like It Did When New!) by jet1942
 — my son's first car out of college. when he moved to japan I bought it for my daughter to drive in high school and college. In 1998 I swapped my 1996 honda for the 89 cause I thought it would be more r... Read More
Take Care Of It And It Will Take Care Of You! by Krissy
 — This was my baby. I loved this car. It was in all around good car. The only little problem with mine was it had a pretty bad oil leak. No one could tell me where it was coming from and it kept ruining... Read More

1989 Honda Accord Overview

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1989 Honda Accord

The 1989 Honda Accord was the last of that generation. Borrowing an idea from the previous generation, Honda said goodbye to the third generation Accord by offering a luxurious special edition. Otherwise, the Accord stayed mostly the same.

The 1989 Accord came in several varieties, including the DX, the LX, the LX-I and the SE-I. The DX and LX were available as a sedan, coupe, or wagon, and the SE-I was a coupe only. The DX was the base model, while upgrading to the LX gets power windows and doors, while the loaded LX-I gets a bigger engine. The special edition SE-I was luxuriously equipped, with leather seats, a Bose sound system, and alloy wheels. The base engine was a 2.0-liter 98 horsepower four cylinder, while the LX-I and SE-I came with a 2.0-liter, 120 horsepower four cylinder.

The 1989 Honda Accord is beloved for its reliability, good looks, comfort, and practicality. They have excellent reputations as solid, durable cars. Some drivers do find them to be on the small side for a family, and others grumble about the lack of cup holders.

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Honda Accord Questions

weelee
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Rear Brake Lights

The rear brake lights will not turn off. Even when the head lights are off & the car is turned off, the rear lights remain on. Has anyone else had this problem or know how to fix it? Thanks, Will

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Flirtomuch
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What Brand/model Coilovers Do I Get For My 1989 Honda Accord? And Where Can...

Trying to lower it.

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Angie Feher
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My Fan Motor Wont Come On

My fan motor won't come on so then my motor is over heating

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Angie Feher
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How Do I Fix My Brakes On A 89 Honda Accord Dx

My brakes wont build pressure when i pump them. Car still goes when im in park. Wont completly stop when I push the brake

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angieaf
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Can You Give Me A Checklist Of Things To Check From First To Last

Brakes

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