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Honda certified pre-owned program — Honda CPO Vehicles

How does the Honda certified pre-owned program work?

The Honda dealer must join the CPO program. Currently 1,058 Honda dealers participate in the program.

Honda certified pre-owned dealer fees

Dealers pay a fee to Honda to issue a CPO certification for each vehicle. The fees range from $470 to as much as $750 per vehicle.

That means you’ll pay more for an Honda CPO vehicle.

Which vehicles are eligible for the Honda CPO program?

The Honda CPO program only applies to vehicles with less than 80,000 miles and the vehicle must be 6 model years old or newer.

What the dealer inspects?

The dealer inspects the 182 items shown in this PDF.

Honda CPO checklist

Honda CPO checklist. Click on image to download PDF

Independent inspection required by the dealer.

What does the Honda CPO warranty cover and how long?

• 7 years/100,000 miles Powertrain warranty from original in-service date

• non-powertrain coverage up to 12 or 24 months/12,000 miles following expiration of new-vehicle limited warranty

• Emergency roadside assistance, trip interruption expense reimbursement, concierge service,

• 3-month SiriusXM Radio trial and 2 complimentary oil changes

Other Honda CPO features:

• No deductible on repairs

• The Honda CPO warranty is transferable to a new owner with a no fee.

• No vehicle returns allowed

NOTE: The above information is for the 2021 certified pre-owned program. Check with your dealer to see if the terms have changed before you buy

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