Q: How do the remote audio controls on the steering wheel work?

asked by on

How do the remote audio controls on the steering wheel work?

Your Accord is equipped with audio system controls on the dash, and if you have a navigation system, they’re also displayed on the nav screen. However, you also have remote control buttons on the steering wheel that allow you to adjust several aspects of the system without taking your eyes off the road. The steering wheel remote buttons allow you to:

  1. Change the audio system mode (CD, AM/FM, etc) by pressing the Mode button repeatedly.

  2. Adjust the volume up or down with the + and – buttons.

  3. Change the station or track playing (works with radio stations, CDs, iPods and flash memory devices). Just press the + or – button to adjust.


The channel Up/Down remote button can also be used to change the disc in your CD player if your system is equipped with a CD changer.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1,000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. How do the remote audio controls on the steering wheel work?

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: just checking out this thing

Hi there. Feel free to navigate the website and all the free resources we offer customers, such as the scheduled maintenance tool which you can access by clicking this link.

Q: How do you fill the gas tank?

Your car has the Easy Fuel® system, which means there is no gas cap. That’s the only difference in terms of filling the tank up – you won’t have to remove the cap to start filling up. Here’s what you...

Q: What happens to the radio and other electronics if I have to disconnect the battery?

If you have to disconnect the battery in your car, several important systems will lose power. You’ll need to reset the clock, for one thing. You’ll also need to enter the radio code for your audio system when you replace...

Related articles

How Do Power Car Windows Increase Passenger Safety?
Power windows are responsible for approximately 2,000 emergency room visits every year. When a power window closes, it exerts enough force to bruise or break bones, crush fingers, or restrict an airway. Though...
What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...