Accord Hybrid Freaks Itself Out

Front 3/4 view of a blue Accord Hybrid on a white background

Honda is recalling 6,786 Accord Hybrids because of software problems in the battery cell voltage sensor. The battery sensors can get freaked out by electrical noise from the inverter or motor circuit, switch the car into 'fail-safe' mode, and turn your sedan into a glorified go-kart.