1989 Honda Accord Overview


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1989 Honda Accord Overview

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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    I have an 89 Accord lx sedan, and I wanna put a f20b dohc vtec in it, but I don't know if it's compatible with the frame, and the stock tranny.

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    Timing And Flywheel

    I have a 1989 Honda Accord LX 160000 miles I recently replaced the fuel pump first and secondary fuel filters spark plugs and wires for the spark plugs distributor radiator I got it started and ru...

    6 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)

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    my 1989 honda accord dont want to start, i ran it on empty, my bad, but when i tried to start the car, well, after the second crank or third, it sounds as the battery is diying not enough juice, and a...

    891 views with 5 answers (last answer 5 months ago)

    89 Honda Accord Wont Start

    I have a 89 honda accord that i just bought and it ran fine when i got it. It just needed the alternator belt tightened. Well i tightened it up and it sounded like the battery was bad so i pulled one...

    672 views with 4 answers (last answer 5 months ago)

    1989 Honda Accord Dx Wont Start

    i was driving down the road and my 89 shut off on me. i thought it was out of gas because my float sticks and i pushed it to the gas station and put gas in it still didn't work just changed the main ...

    177 views with 9 answers (last answer 5 months ago)