Honda Accord 1996 Owners Manual Sedan PDF

1996 Accord Sedan Online Reference Owner's Manual
Use these links (and links throughout this manual) to navigate through this reference.
For a printed owner's manual, click on authorized manuals or go to www.helminc.com.
Contents
Introduction ......................................................................................................................................... i
A Few Words About Safet
y................................................................................................................. ii
Driver and Passenger Safety .............................................................................................................. 3
Proper use and care of your vehicle's seat belts, and Supplemental Restraint System.
Instruments and Controls................................................................................................................. 33
Instrument panel indicator and gauge, and how to use dashboard and steering column controls.
Comfort and Convenience Features .............................................................................................. 73
How to operate the climate control system, the audio system, and other convenience features.
Before Driving.................................................................................................................................. 101
What gasoline to use, how to break-in your new vehicle, and how to load luggage and other cargo.
Driving .............................................................................................................................................. 113
The proper way to start the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing a trailer.
Maintenance..................................................................................................................................... 133
The Maintenance Schedule shows you when you need to take your vehicle to the dealer.
Appearance Care.............................................................................................................................. 195
Tips on cleaning and protecting your vehicle. Things to look for if your vehicle ever needs body repairs.
Taking Care of the Unexpected...................................................................................................... 203
This section covers several problems motorists sometimes experience, and how to handle them.
Technical Information..................................................................................................................... 227
ID numbers, dimensions, capacities, and technical information.
Warranty and Customer Relations (U.S. and Canada only)........................................................ 241
A summary of the warranties covering your new Acura, and how to contact us.
Authorized Manuals (U.S. only)...................................................................................................... 247
How to order manuals and other technical literature.
Index...................................................................................................................................................... I
Gas Station Information
A summary of information you need when you pull up to the fuel pump.
Owner's Identification Form

Summary of Content

1996 Accord Sedan Online Reference Owner's Manual Use these links (and links throughout this manual) to navigate through this reference. For a printed owner's manual, click on authorized manuals or go to www.helminc.com. Contents Introduction ......................................................................................................................................... i A Few Words About Safety................................................................................................................. ii Driver and Passenger Safety .............................................................................................................. 3 Proper use and care of your vehicle's seat belts, and Supplemental Restraint System. Instruments and Controls................................................................................................................. 33Instrument panel indicator and gauge, and how to use dashboard and steering column controls. Comfort and Convenience Features .............................................................................................. 73How to operate the climate control system, the audio system, and other convenience features. Before Driving.................................................................................................................................. 101What gasoline to use, how to break-in your new vehicle, and how to load luggage and other cargo. Driving .............................................................................................................................................. 113The proper way to start the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing a trailer. Maintenance..................................................................................................................................... 133The Maintenance Schedule shows you when you need to take your vehicle to the dealer. Appearance Care.............................................................................................................................. 195Tips on cleaning and protecting your vehicle. Things to look for if your vehicle ever needs body repairs. Taking Care of the Unexpected...................................................................................................... 203This section covers several problems motorists sometimes experience, and how to handle them. Technical Information..................................................................................................................... 227ID numbers, dimensions, capacities, and technical information. Warranty and Customer Relations (U.S. and Canada only)........................................................ 241A summary of the warranties covering your new Acura, and how to contact us. Authorized Manuals (U.S. only)...................................................................................................... 247How to order manuals and other technical literature. Index...................................................................................................................................................... I Gas Station InformationA summary of information you need when you pull up to the fuel pump. Owner's Identification Form