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  1. The 8th Generation
    hey I have 2009 2.4 I had the vtc rattle like everyone else for a while I finally got around to changing it this is what happened after - realized timing chain was stretched after reinstallation -changed timing chain, tensioner, and guides -test drove vehicle and it took forever to get going...
  2. The 8th Generation
    Hey guys, So I'm going to have my VTC Actuator replaced. I don't want to pay stealership premium pricing for the correct part so instead I'm thinking of buying the new VTC Actuator on majestichonda.com and telling my local Honda dealership to install it so I would save myself about 100 bucks...
  3. The 8th Generation
    Hey everyone, I recently purchased a used 2010 Honda Accord LX-P with 100,000 miles on it. I believe I have the actuator problem, where a noise comes when I first turn the car on when it's cold. I am just wondering, would I save more money by buying a warranty (especially for this problem) and...
  4. Problems & Solutions
    Please pardon any obvious repeat discussion. I've attempted a search with no luck. Long story, short. I bought a 2009 Accord EX 2.4 with 162k miles on it from a Toyota dealer in early March. The dealer changed the oil prior to my purchase. Two days after buying the car, I had my local Honda...
  5. The 8th Generation
    I have a 2008 Accord with a 180k miles; I bought it used from a Ford dealership in Buffalo, NY with 130k on it back in September 2014. It has the VTC knock during start up but my biggest concern is the oil consumption. I am using a quart every 1000 miles and even though Honda says that this is...
  6. The 8th Generation
    Hi, new to the forum. I recently purchased a 2008 Honda accord with the 2.4L four cylinder. I am the third owner, the vehicle has about 104K on it. The engine was experiencing the grinding noise at startup indicating a bad VTC actuator. Everything else worked great. After some research I...
  7. The 8th Generation
    So i've been burning a quart every 1500 miles and i did the oil consumption test with my dealer. I brought it in the for 1k check, it burned half a quart and my dealer decided to replace my Pistons under Hondas Extended Warranty for the oil consumption issue,which is up to 125K or 8 years, my...
  8. The 8th Generation
    When i start my car in the morning on a cold start it makes a grinding noise and after maybe 5 minutes of letting it warm up or so id drive it and when i would accelerate out of a turn (no im not romping it lol, maybe 10-25% throttle) it makes a grinding sound. Anyone else have this problem, ive...
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