2023 Honda Accord Hybrid EV Body Structure

The information below was taken from the Honda Emergency Response Guide. The information below is a CliffsNotes version of the ERG that highlights a few takeaways to review.

Vehicle Shutdown

How to Determine if Vehicle is in ON / OFF Mode. Check the POWER button and the gauges for the vehicle status. Keep in mind 12-volt is required to set the parking brake.

Vehicle Body Structure

NOTE: The illustrations below are for general reference only. Some body parts are constructed from multiple layers of different tensile strength steels.
High Voltage Battery


It takes up to 3 minutes for the airbags and tensioners to power off after the 12-volt system has been turned off by following the emergency shutdown procedures shown above.

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