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How disable/disconnect Active Noise Cancellation on 2018 Honda Accord sport
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Mechanic for Honda: Eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager replied 3 months ago
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HI,

I am sorry that you have not been helped yet. I just came online and saw your question

Turn the ignition switch on the I (radio) position.
Turn the radio on and check it operates normally, and turn the radio off.
Press and hold the preset buttons #1, #6, and volumn (VOL) push button at the same time.
when you see 'DIAG' appears on the display, you can release the buttons
Press the #1 preset button, you see 'ANC ON' on the display.
Press the #1 preset button again to turn the ANC OFF and hear a humming/booming noise coming from the speakers for about 1 minute

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Hi Eric, I actually don’t have preset buttons as it is touchscreen. Thanks
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
My Honda Accord is a 2018. Please let me know. Thanks
Mechanic for Honda: Eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager replied 3 months ago

HI,

Ok, Honda doesnt have a program for that one to go into and disable it. You would have to physically unplug it. There is a video for the 2017 Accord. Yours should be the same

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dz6E_WSat3c

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Hi Eric, I saw that video on YouTube but unfortunately mine is different with USB plugin and built in lid. The new isn’t the same style.. do you have any instructions on how to remove the 2017 front storage compartment?
Mechanic for Honda: Eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager replied 3 months ago

Sorry, checked and dont have them. I will opt out and see if another expert may

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Mechanic for Honda: acura mstr, Honda Master Tech replied 3 months ago
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Welcome to Just Answer My name is*****'m here to help you with your problem. Unfortunately the 2018 manuals are not complete yet. I do have the location of the ANC unit but not the removal instructions. It is located behind the glove box to the right of center toward the top attracted to the dash brace. (20 wire plug) The glove box removes pretty much the same as an 17 model. pull the trim over the lid off and pull down the lower dash cover and remove 3 screws at the top and 2 8mm bolts at the bottom of the door and pull it forward , Remove the harness plugs and its out. then you can see the ANC unit .

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Mechanic for Honda: acura mstr, Honda Master Tech replied 3 months ago

Here is alink showing the location.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/jprxcnbznce1r69/anc.JPG?dl=0

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Thanks.. I will have a closer look tomorrow.. I could only see the 2 lower bolts but couldn’t see the 3 top screws.
Mechanic for Honda: acura mstr, Honda Master Tech replied 3 months ago

you will need to pull off the molding over the glove box door ,It just snaps in.

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Mechanic for Honda: acura mstr, Honda Master Tech replied 3 months ago

https://www.dropbox.com/s/y98ua15gla06v3t/trim.JPG?dl=0

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Great! I will have another try tomorrow. Thanks and stand by!
Mechanic for Honda: acura mstr, Honda Master Tech replied 3 months ago

ok, ill check back

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Well I believe I disconnected the ANC but the humming from the aftermarket sub is still humming permanently. So I have reconnected it.. could it be possible that I disconnected the wrong unit?
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
The device I disconnected seems lower.. just above the glove box latch.
Mechanic for Honda: acura mstr, Honda Master Tech replied 3 months ago

sorry but that's all the info I have . Ill opt out and see if someone else has more info on the system.

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