Good not Great
By EH on
Vehicle2010 Honda Accord EX-L V-6 4dr Sedan (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
ReviewHave owned two Accord Sedans - 1994 LX and 2002 EX V6. No problems with either, great cars. Looked at MB E350, BMW 535, Acura TL & RL, Nissan Maxima, Infiniti G37. For the money and lack of problems Honda has them all beat. Two issues: 1) Headrests are not comfortable - would be concerned about long trips. Fortunately I mainly commute. 2) With the VCM/ECO mode - the engine shuts down from 6 to 4 to 3 cylinders. It is too aggressive - in its zeal to conserve fuel as soon as you ease off the accelerator it switches to ECO mode and then the engine seems "confused" as to how many cylinders it should use 3 or 4 and the engine seems to "pulse" - speeding up and slowing down. Very annoying.
Best FeaturesReliable Good Value Like exterior styling - unusual for Honda.
Worst Featureshave ability to turn off "ECO" mode - the cylinder shut down does not seem to help mileage anyway Better adjustable headrests
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