I also had the rear brake problem at 9,000 but the monies in the fund to pay for that had run out when I asked them to pay for it. Corporate said I need to start with an oil consumption test and I just hit the 1000 mile and they said my oil levels were normal. That is deceptive. I want to be added to this lawsuit!!!! Have spent a lot of time with local Honda Dealer. I was finally able to find the class action suit and told them i was having the same issue. http://www.courthousenews.com/2012/03/20/HondaCA.pdf, (202)232-7550 BERK Law PLLC Lawsuit filed March 22,2012, Fallow the Lawsuit on face book we need to stand up to them together sign up NOW FaceBook Name is top class actions. .. This morning, car starts to run rough, check engine light comes on (Engine Misfire 2 Cylinders). I have a 2008 4-cyl, ex, 195 horse engine.honda accord with 130,000 mi. My car is still smoking at 28000 miles.It burns 1 qrt of oil every 1000 miles. I checked other Honda vehicles which had the same problems. It takes about qt per 1000 miles. I was not aware of the spark plug issue or piston ring problem until I read read some of these complaints. I drive roughly 1500 highway miles per month. I should have never been charged for anything but the oil change. Phone: (833) 408-0509. We will call Honda to see what they say.Reading the comments above, Im not very optimistic. Now a fourth sparkplug has fouled and am replacing almost 3 qts oil between oil changes. This car is definitly a lemon I hate it I need help on this I went to the dealer to update the pcm cuz of the transmission issue, two weeks after that it started to hesitate on the highway and the engine light and vsa light started blinking one of the spark plugs was burnt. I could not drive long distances without worry. UPDATE 4: Reimbursements from the Honda Engine Misfire Class Action Settlement were mailed July 14, 2014. Honda has honored the powertrain warranty and is replacing the pistons at no charge. Protocol is for Honda to check the oil and check again after 1000 miles, so I had my oil changed at a local service station, then brought it in to my local Long Island, N.Y. Honda dealership. We are a generation full of honda drivers but do to this problem and honda not stepping up to repair the problem cars there will be 4 families buying something else.Shame on Honda. i was told it was a part defect. Tech at the dealer told me that 1qt per 1000 is acceptable. Car still makes grinding noise even after replacement, just so tired from all these annoying problems. Same ole storyoil is going right out tailpipe you can see the black carbon on muffler Im using a quart every 1 thousand miles forcing me to constantly monitor the oil or risk seizing the enginecant afford to replace the car or I would plus dealers are aware of the problem so they offer you very little on your trade. It eats tires and brakes and has an internal oil leak (assumed). They need to add 2005 Honda Accord 4cyl to that list. Does the consumer have to pay for the test if the car is out of the 36,000 warranty? my 2008 Honda Accord burning 2 Qts of oil a month who do I talk to about this problem and get resolved. Another misfire incident occurred the other day and I took it in. I got it at 109,000 miles and its my second stop back to dealership shop in less 1 month for this. Please reference Claim# N012013042900653. I thought I was going crazy until I found this website! I never heard about any on this. STILL nothing registered in the dip stick. One night my engine light comes on. Honda, please step up to the plate and do right by your customers! I am part of the class action law suit, my guess is we will all get a quart of oil when all is said and done. I have a 2008 accord V 6 with same spark plug issues , misfire , oil fouled . And if I tell them I have the problem they should fix it. http://www.carcomplaints.com/Honda/Accord/2008/engine/excessive_oil_consumption.shtml. As a business owner I realize how much revenue a customer for life will generate. that means one more year of additional coverage. The likes of this I have never seen. Same here!! Very unhappy. Same problems. I have a 2008 4cyl, I have had this issue twice. Lets SUE! I have a 2009 Honda Accord V6 and have noticed the last couple of oil changes that the oil level is 1.5 to 2 quarts low. Total for car was 9200. The manufacturer was notified. Been having a similar problem with my 2008 EXL. I have a 08 Accord LX with 102K. Since this dealership was clearly incompetent, or dishonest, or more likely, both, I asked Honda corporate to suggest another dealership to do the repair.which is supposed to take about 3 days according to Hondas service bulletin. OK, after going in circles with a honda dealership, they told me theres nothing wrong with the car and the oil level is within range. The Honda Accord class action lawsuit is brought on behalf of all current and former owners and lessees of a 2008, 2009, or 2010 Honda Accord vehicle who paid for a repair related to the defect or for oil replacements beyond what a reasonable consumer would expect. It currently has 84k on it and the Oil light went over so I checked the oil and there was NO oil in my car. Thanks, Ive had the same issue since I bought my 08 accord used, no one could tell me what was wrong with my car. Lights always popping on. Had a 81 Prelude I loved and it had about 250,000 miles on it when I finally sold it. administrator or law firm. I bought my pre owned 2010 Accord Crosstour at Team Honda Lithia Springs GA in July 2012. Car seems to be consuming more and more oil. Honda said they wont cover it because they already did an update on this vehicle and because it doesnt have anything to do with the recall! Year/Model Program ID (or later) Program P/N (or later) 2008-09 Accord (KA-ULEV) 70A630 37805-R70-A63 2008-09 Accord (KL-SULEV-PZEV) 71L630 37805-R71-L63 2010 Accord (KA-ULEV) 70A750 37805-R70-A75 2011 Accord 2 . Its very variable though depending on driving. Complete bullshit. The vehicle was taken to a dealer. I bought the car used with 17000 miles on it. When I realized that my car kept using oil, I stopped going to the Honda Dealership because I thought they were shorting me on oil all the time and I told them that. Am I too late? This is cause by Bad piston rings .. Its also called Blow by.. Now I read all these complaints about honda. I just purchased a 2008 Honda Accord EX-L at the end of May 2013, that now has 107,000km I had an experience yesterday, where I saw my oil light flash for a moment. I am glad I found this site. How can I get in this Class Action Settlement???? Im up over $1,500.00 in service bills no solution. Waiting to see how it is when I get it back. The guys that change my cars oil know me as, The only guy with a Honda that burns oil. Also, my car would start extremely hard or not at all in the winter. THE DEALERSHIP DENIED ANY KNOWLEDGE OF THIS CONSISTENT PROBLEM. I guess not! I have the same issue with my 2010 4cyl. Really upset right now. Dont know why, or how it happened, but I didnt pay a penny. And they said the excessive vibration is normal! Took it to Honda and they said it was low on oil. My car is doing the exact same thing. Now I have no re-sale value on the car and the thing is dead at 74K miles. Your motor will burn 1 qt every 1k miles. Dealer is Jerry Damson, Florence, Alabama. I have contacted Honda and several Honda dealers they state this is acceptable oil consumption. Im not sure if I want to fix it or sell it, will find out after I bring it to Honda for Service. I checked the oil thank God, because it was 3 qts. I bought my Honda Accord Coupe EX-L brand new in 2010. Just sayin. Now I am being told that the only other option is to have the internal seals replaced and rebuild the engine. Well, they would not budge on warranty. WITHOUT WARNING MY ENGINE LIGHT WENT ON AND MY CAR STARTED JERKING AND PUTTED OUT. Good luck to everyone ! I changed my oil about 700 miles ago. after 2500KM run the Oil down has been fully dropped and now the Honda Dealer is doing the test which I need to take it every 1000Km. They should have send out a letter on a case by case basis as there are a lot of people who have low mileage on their Accords. I could not believ that the oil was running low in a vehicle that was about two years old. Ive had pretty much of the same problems as everyone else. I asked them what about my oil consumption test. I have a 2010 Accord and just had it to dealer for oil consumption. Honda dealership said I had a fouled cylinder 3 spark plug. I pushed and pushed and they have now had it for 2 weeks. The Oil consumption problems began within 40k miles (well within the warranty) and an Oil consumption test was completed by the dealer two times. Usually between 1800-3000 miles is when it really starts to eat up oil. But this car only has 55,000 and several years of payment remaining. My 2008 is burning TONS of oil. Honda has offered to replace the o-rings at a 50% discount. They seem to think we will go away and all will be ok. We have read much about issue after our experience and it seems Honda is perfectly willing to lose customers as opposed to fixing problem. I have a feeling they going to say it is in the acpet level. I have changed the oil in this vehicle every 3000 miles. The VTC actuator makes the rattling noise when it first cranks if it has set for a while without being started or the oil is low. Finally had a upgraded part in 2016 of last year. I hope they come to some sort of settlement where we can get our cars fix on their dimes. This should not happen. Was told my the Honda Mechanic that burning 1 quart of oil per 1000 miles is ACCEPTABLE. But, I dont see how I can this time. Mine was the front breaks in my 2009 Accord. It was over two quarts low at the time. It is pathetic the way i have been treated. When I threatened to sue them they replace the rotors for free but again the same thing. However, why didnt honda put the same engine in the Acura TL into the accord v6??? Owned a CRV for a number of years. The engine has already been reprogrammed per the most recent oil consumption service bulletin. No more Hondas for this family! I am hopeful that this class-action suit is successful. Hopefully all will be fixed. The vehicle was repaired. Contact the legal firm that supervises this class action suit (you can find their name and number in the settlement papers.). Add one more to the list. 2008 Honda Accord burning oil. I will think twice about purchasing another one next time. When my A/C acted up, I fixed/replaced it. Since the piston rings where replaced it hasnt been burning any oil yet. I had the brake issues on my Honda Accord and now this, they are estimating $2300 in repairs. Always adding oil. Hate the feeling of having an unreliable car despite doing all preventative maintenance and buying a supposed reliable make and model. Sorry, the Honda recall note I mentioned above is saying that my Honda is now covered for defect on piston ring in case of high oil consumption. I said heck no Im not paying $1000 just to see if Honda will cover this KNOWN ISSUE! I have a 2010 honda accord, that is coming up for an oil change(at 2000 of 3000 miles between changes), but the low oil pressure light came on. I am very disappointed with honda I still owe about 4000 dollars on the vehicle.How do I join in the class action law suit. Kept car 3 1/2 weeks not given loaner car. I only go 3,000 miles between oil changes. Honda knows its a huge flaw, own up to it! If anyone screwed you on this it was your non-Honda mechanic overcharging you for spark plugs and not doing the work that needed to be done. My account at OReillys gets jaw dropping reactions from any employee that looks up a part for me. This work is performed by Honda certified technicians and is provided at no-charge to our owners. Anytime someone asks me about my Honda I say will never buy again. I have to put oil in my car ever 500 miles and they say that the engine consuming 1 qt every 1000 miles is normal. Extending the warranty will not fix the problem. I then begin researching and found all of this. Dealership states that its uncommon for 4cyl which is what I have :/ currently burning about 1qt per 1000 miles. I took my 2008 Accord to a local dealer. We have been going into Honda and having our oil changed at least once a month. I got the letter from Honda saying that my car may be consuming too much oil and to bring it in for a software update which I did but nothing has improved and my car is at the mechanic as we speak. I have never had a vehicle that needed a quart of oil every 1,000 miles. Now they say the other two are bad at 140,000 miles. Maybe Honda needs to stick with building lawnmowers, weed eaters, and farm equipment. I will never buy another honda again and will never bring my car to honda service. I don't see a reason why not to do it. Needless to say, I put the rear breaks in and now Im using 1/2 qt of oil every 500 miles. I bought my 2008 Honda Accord EX-L (4cyl) and first of the bat there were two issues: my front bearing was defective and the breaks issue that eventually got resolved. Your Recalls and Product Safety Alerts; Amazon Assistant; Help; English United States. Then I brought my car into the HOnda dealership and they put me on this oil consumption test. This is worrying me. I am waiting for Honda to step up and offer a resolution. I have a 2008 Accord EXL 4 cyl. I need to trade this car away.. This sounds like whats wrong with my 2010 Crosstour. On their suggestion I brought my car to Honda of New Rochelle. How do I get on this lawsuit? Summary: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2003-2012 Honda Accord and Pilot, 2010 Accord Crosstour, 2001-2011 Civic, 2002-2011 CR-V, 2003-2004, 2006-2008 and 2011 Element, 2007 . No more Honda for me. Also when I start the car, it makes a noise as if it is starting dry. Have a 2008 Accord experiencing same problem. This time its my cat converters There are 3 on the darn car and they are all bad.. Honda will not include this repairing the misfire issue when cats are know to go bad if the engine is burning oil or misfiring Etc. I have 72000 miles on my car. Problem 2010 Honda Accord LX 4dr. It seems that it is time to switch car manufacturers! The problem: Piston rings may rotate and align in certain Honda cars. One day I smell burning oil during highway cruise. Contemplating on trading car in and never purchase a Honda ever again!!! Published: May 18, 2015 08:30 AM Honda has found that certain versions of the four-cylinder 2008 to 2011 Accord coupe and sedan and the 2010 to 2011 CR-V SUV may begin to experience higher than. At 54000 miles, check engine light illuminated with surge and rough idle. It is burning almost 3 full liters between oil changes. Imagine driving our unreliable vehicles on a highway and an engine failure takes place and a potential fatal accident occurs. After replacing the water pump, tensioner, and the alternator the noise issue has been solved. I am furious with how Honda has been handling this and I am selling my car right after repairs are complete. checked oil down 3 quarts! Fingers crossed. This isnt right. Dont get me wrong, I love my car and we are big Honda fans. So frustrated!!! I HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM WITH MY 2010 HONDA ACCORDIT BEGAN WHEN THE OIL LIGHT WENT ON AND I ALWAYS FOLLOWED THE DEALERS INSTRUCTIONS HAVING IT CHANGED BY THEM AT 20 PERCENT -IT WAS VERY LOW AND WHEN I WENT TO THE DEALER,THEY TOLD ME THAT I SHOULD BE CHECKING IT REGULARLYWHAT A JOKEI THOUGHT THAT WAS OVER YEARS AGO WHEN I HAD MY 57 CHEVYTHIS IS MY FIRST HONDAMY SON TALKED ME INTO ITI ALWAYS BOUGHT TOYOTA CAMRYSI AM VERY DISAPPOINTED. Get rid of it!!! Shame on Honda for misleading customers. I have called Honda Canada, they also say it is normal. They informed me that cylinder 3 is misfiring. I guess we wait and see. Dave(#136), I sent an email to the address you listed but have not heard anything back from you. Dealership says they need to do an oil consumption test first. Fed up. I recently purchased a 2008 Honda Accord and thought I saw an oil light just over 1000 miles from the last oil change..then never saw it again. 2011 V6 owners need to have their VIN checked as well, because some are affected. The technician diagnosed that the piston rings needed to be replaced. Had the cam sensor replaced and it kept coming on. Shameful!! I have a 2009 accord that burns a quart of oil every thousand miles and it is really getting old, so does anyone have an idea how to get this thing rolling so we can get some results. They could or would not tell me an amount or reason they would do so. Honda is known for their quality engines so this flaw is inexcusable. The dealer at MIDDLETOWN NY HONDA wouldnt fix it either. We currently have 100,714 miles on it. In addition to that, everytime I accelerated a cloud of blue smoke would come out of the exhaust pipes. I am not spending another $3,400 for a new engine. My 08 accord burns about 1 quart per 1000 miles. Upon further examination, and confirmation by an employee at the local Honda dealership, it has become apparent that this vehicle had major, major body work done! What am I suppose to do now? I contacted Honda and advised them on their TS11-033 but they said it not relate to the excess oil burn. Needless to say it is last Honda in my family. I did get a paere that said 1qt every 1-3k miles could warranty further diagnostics and to call tech line. Like others of you, they say I pass the oil consumption test but for 2500.00 they will fix the oil leak. When I asked the dealership about the excessive oil usage the rep said it was normal. At the time my car was under warranty which wa snow expired, the kicker is they told me that if something was wrong with the car and even if it was Hondas faultthere were too many miles on it for them to do anything about it EVEN UNDER THE WARRANTY. The lone ranger approach does not work. Any updates on this, same problem with my 2008 LX-P original owner. I have a 2008 Honda Accord. The dealership said it was fine for my friend to drive the car back home as long as the lights didnt start flashing and the car drove fine. I bought brand new and car now has 56,000 miles. The settlement is BS. Car continued to sputter but they claimed nothing was wrong with it. I think I have a lemon and will report to State DMV. Recalls . Car engine went through engine pressure test and was told very poor pressure in #4 cylinder and burning some oil. I have contacted both dealerships and told them that I want a new car. Then the plugs started to foul. 09 accord started this problem at 50000 miles. I am highly considering trading it while I can! 2008 accord coupe. The oil light or maintance minder does not come on. Dealer warrenty installed a new plug. Im done with Honda. I just recently had a severe misfire that I couldnt figure out since my scanner read codes for maf and iat sensor. 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