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I am planning to buy a used honda accord year 2007, It has 110000 clicks, i will really appreciate if anybody can provide there feedback on how long this vehicle may last and is it worth $11000. Thank you in advance

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If it isn't a one-owner car with a complete service history, I'd pass.


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Engine? Manual or auto? I bought a 05 coupe with 88000 2 years ago for 10,333 and it now has 120000 miles. All I have done is changed the timing belt and spark plugs and not 1 issue. If u treat it right you can get 250,000 easy
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Depends on the engine and trim level. All Hondas that are well maintained will pass 200k (except Passport). If it's a 4 cyl, it may have problems with oil consumption. Whether it's a 4 or a 6, with 110k, it is not worth $11,000 unless EVERY service record is available and the car looks and drives immaculately.

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Yeah, if its not an ex-l keep looking
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I am at 202,000 on my 2007 Accord SE. Still running great...............
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It depends on how well it's been maintained. 4 cyl have timing chain, V6 has timing belt.

My 05 has 255k with no issues. Maintenance is key.


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it will last 110,001 clicks.
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Below are the specification provided by the dealer


Year 2007
Make Honda
Model Accord
Kilometres 110,500 km
Style/Trim 4DR I4 AT DX
Fuel type Gas
Drivetrain FWD
Engine 2.4L Inline4
Transmission 5 Speed Automatic
Doors 4
Passengers 5
Cylinders 4
Body Style Sedan
City Fuel Economy 9.7L/100km
Hwy Fuel Economy 6.3L/100km
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I think I speak for everyone else when I say we were talking in terms of miles, not km. So that car would be good for at least 320,000 km, assuming religious maintenance. If I were you, I would get an EX or EX-L with a few more miles on it for the same or less price, but if you live the simple life, then I guess that'd be the car for you.

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I'd get an EX-L for that price

Im probably one of the few here who doesnt need to see service records. I guess it helps to be in the auto repair field

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I assume you are Canadian?

11,000 Canadian dollars = 10,623 American dollars

110,000 Kilometers = 68,350 miles

EX > LX > DX

You did not really post much info: Rust on the car, number of owners, any service records, what the price is in your local market, etc....

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Hi Everyone,

I am planning to buy a used honda accord year 2007, It has 110000 clicks, i will really appreciate if anybody can provide there feedback on how long this vehicle may last and is it worth $11000. Thank you in advance
How long the vehicle may last is completely dependent on how well the former owners maintained it and how well you'd maintain it going forward. That said, an Accord will stand up to more abuse than a Ford or VW, for example. You're starting out with a good product that hopefully has led a good life so far.

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Engine? Manual or auto? I bought a 05 coupe with 88000 2 years ago for 10,333 and it now has 120000 miles. All I have done is changed the timing belt and spark plugs and not 1 issue. If u treat it right you can get 250,000 easy
I tend to agree with the bold sentence above. From the showroom floor to the present: odometer at circa 135,000 miles - two window regulators under warranty plus a VTEC oil sensor leak. Timing belt changed (but still on the factory original Iridium plugs).

The availability of owner records goes a long way.

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I paid $11k for my 06 accord v6 manual..76k miles.

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