I called the number back and realized it wan't a random text, However, when I called, the person that answered the phone gave me no identification that it was Paragon Auto. If it was a different color I would have purchased it from him. The contact independently replaced the battery twice; however, the failure recurred. More stars mean safer cars. The frontal barrier test simulates a head-on collision between two similar vehicles, each moving at 35 mph.
He was helpful and accommodating. The incident on the road was horrifying, and then to be treated poorly by corporate Honda was infuriating. This is a record of safety issues for vehicles of this year, make, model and trim. A series of calls with corporate Honda ensued, wherein they refused to acknowledge any responsibility for the defective part. The Rollover Resistance test measures the risk of rollover in a single-vehicle, loss-of-control scenario. The national safety database shows that this is not a new problem. The Side Barrier test simulates an intersection collision between a standing vehicle and moving barrier at 38.
The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was unable to be diagnosed or repaired. The only reason I didnt buy the vehicle was the color. The engine rpms shot even higher, so I cut the ignition and coasted into the rest area. He was professional and not pushy which I look for in a car buying experience. A mechanic confirmed as I suspected that the butterfly valve in the engine throttle body was stuck in the open position.
I got a great deal on a great car. At this point, I made sure that the cruise control was turned off. Combines Side Barrier and Side Pole Star Ratings into a single side rating. The failure mileage was 137,000. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. Combines Driver and Passenger star ratings into a single frontal rating.
I dropped it into drive, it continued until I braked and jammed it into park, then the engine returned to idle. The Side Pole Barrier test simulates a crash into a fixed object like a tree or utility pole. There was great customer service and I will be expecting to come back if there are any needs for car purchases in the future, highly recommend, love my car! I stepped on the accelerator to increase power, and the pedal suddenly went right to the floor and the engine rpms increased from 3K to about 5. . The contact removed the remote starter per the dealer's instruction, but the failure recurred. The Rear Seat rating is derived from the Side Barrier Rear Passenger rating. The vehicle identification number tells you if your car is affected.
Once on the off-ramp, I put the transmission into neutral because the brakes were under a lot of stress. I wasn't expecting perfect due to the age and low prices minor flaws were expected. Report a problem with your vehicle, tires, car seats or other equipment. We review every problem as we work to keep our roads safe. We had to call for a tow truck. Combines the Side Barrier Driver and the Side Pole Star Ratings into a Front Seat rating. After much complaining on my part, Honda agreed to pay for a new throttle as long as I would sign a waiver absolving them of all future legal liability.
I refused to do so. This happened 3 or 4 times over the last year or 2. When in drive, at a light, with foot on the brake, the engine suddenly accelerates briefly, then returns to normal. . .
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