About Honda Certified

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Benefits of Ownership

Buying a Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle is a smart choice. Only well-maintained Honda vehicles that are under six years old and have fewer than 80,000 miles are eligible for certification. The program includes many other benefits that a private seller just can’t match, like a thorough 182-point inspection conducted by a team of Honda-trained technicians.

The Benefits Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles Private Seller
A 7-year*/100,000 total odometer mile (whichever occurs first) powertrain limited warranty.
A thorough 182-point inspection.
Special financing rate with Honda Financial Services on select models.
Any worn parts are reconditioned or replaced to meet Honda standards.
Free Vehicle History Reports are available at dealerships and online.
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Free SiriusXM® Radio three-month trial period.[2]

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Certification Standards

Why you should choose a Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

Every Honda is a product of innovative engineering and quality manufacturing. And only well-maintained Honda models that are less than six years old and have a maximum of 80,000 miles are eligible for certification. The certification process includes:

  • A thorough 182-point mechanical and appearance inspection, performed by the dealer, to ensure that each used vehicle meets Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle standards
  • Honda-trained technicians scrutinize all major vehicle systems, including brakes, engine, drivetrain, steering, suspension, tires, wheels, exhaust system and vehicle interior and exterior
  • Dealer technicians recondition any component that does not meet our standards
  • Any component that cannot be reconditioned is replaced with Honda Genuine Parts
  • A limited warranty that covers engine and transmission components for up to 7 years/100,000 miles[1]

Free Vehicle History Report

Your Honda dealer will provide a complimentary Vehicle History Report to help ensure that your vehicle does not have any DMV-reported incidents, such as salvage, flood damage, odometer problems and lemon history. You can also check the Vehicle History Report when you shop online.

[1] 7-year/100,000-mile limited warranty from the original in-service date. See dealer for limited warranty details.

Warranty

Thanks to an extensive used-car warranty, every Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle comes with peace of mind.

It covers major engine and transmission components, except for standard maintenance items, body glass and interior. Honda will repair or replace any covered part that is defective in material or workmanship under normal use. There is a $0 deductible and the following major systems/components are covered:

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Chart Legend

  • New Vehicle Limited Warranty
  • Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle Limited Warranty

Powertrain Coverage

The Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle Limited Warranty provides powertrain coverage for 7 years*/100,000 total odometer miles (whichever occurs first).

Items Covered

  • Engine
  • Drive System
  • Transmission

Non-Powertrain Coverage – For Vehicle Purchased Within New Vehicle Limited Warranty Period

The Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle Limited Warranty provides non-powertrain coverage for 1 year/12,000 miles to 4 years[1]/48,000 miles[2] (whichever occurs first).

Items Covered

New Vehicle Warranty coverage extended to 4[1] years or 48,000 miles[2] (whichever occurs first).

  • Safety Restraint System
  • Brakes
  • Steering
  • Suspension
  • Electrical
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating and Cooling
  • Fuel System
  • Doors & Switches
  • Audio/Video & Navigational Device Repairs (Honda audio systems only)
  • Fluids/Oils
  • Sensors

Non-Powertrain Coverage – For Vehicle Purchased After New Vehicle Limited Warranty Has Expired

The Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle Limited Warranty provides non-powertrain coverage for 1 year[3]/12,000 miles[2] (whichever occurs first), starting from the date of Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle delivery to the buyer.

Items Covered

Covered for 1 year[3] or 12,000 miles[2] (whichever occurs first) from the Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle purchase date.

  • Safety Restraint System
  • Brakes
  • Steering
  • Suspension
  • Electrical
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating and Cooling
  • Fuel System
  • Doors & Switches
  • Audio/Video & Navigational Device Repairs (Honda audio systems only)
  • Fluids/Oils
  • Sensors

[1] From original in-service date.
[2] Based on odometer miles.
[3] Starting from date of Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle delivery to the buyer.

Honda Care® for Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles

If you're considering a Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle, Honda Care® Certified Additional Coverage is a smart option. Even though Honda is known for its long-term reliability, it's good to know that you have that extra measure of protection for your investment.

With Honda Care®, your used vehicle is protected in such critical areas as engine, transmission, suspension, air conditioning/heating and fuel system, etc. Honda Care® is transferable between private parties.

Plans and Eligibility

Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle qualify for Honda Care® Certified Additional Coverage, with plans ranging from 7 years*/100,000 total odometer miles up to 8* years/120,000 total odometer miles (whichever occurs first).

Honda Care® for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

A Honda Care® Certified Additional Coverage vehicle service contract is a valuable addition to the limited factory warranty that comes with every Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle. Whether you lease or buy your vehicle, with Honda Care®, you'll enjoy such amenities as:

  • Concierge Emergency Service*
  • Personalized Travel Plan*
  • Comprehensive-Component Coverage
  • Roadside Assistance*
  • Lock-Out Assistance*
  • Rental-Car Reimbursement Benefits
  • Towing*
  • Trip-Interruption Benefits*

* From original in-service date. This is intended to provide an overview of coverage and benefits. Actual coverages, limitations, and exclusions may vary. See your Service Contract and CCMC Membership Guidelines and/or Emergency Roadside Assistance Guidelines for complete details.

SiriusXM® Radio*

SiriusXM Radio is an extraordinary way to experience a huge variety of digital entertainment.

Hear more of what you love in music, talk, news, sports and entertainment, only on XM. And there's nothing quite like the convenience of having it in your car, so you can take it with you wherever you go. Now, customers who purchase any Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle factory-equipped with SiriusXM Radio will receive a free three-month trial period.*

You will get:

  • Over 150 digital channels
  • Coast-to-coast coverage
  • 72 channels of commercial-free music
  • Live concerts plus exclusive original programming
  • The biggest names in news, talk and entertainment
  • The most sports play-by-play
  • Major league baseball – every game – all season long

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