How to Change the Clock in your Honda

November 2nd, 2018 by

Daylight Savings is coming! It may be difficult getting use to the time change, but adjusting the time in your Honda has never been easier.

2016-2022 Honda Models

Non-touch screen models:

  1. Press and hold the “MENU/CLOCK” button.
  2. Rotate the selector knob to choose the hour. Press the knob in to toggle to the minutes setting.
  3. Select the minutes. Select “Set” when you’re done.

Touch screen models

Note: Some touch screen models set the clock automatically. Lucky you!

  1. From the “Home” screen, go to “Settings” →  “Clock” → “Clock Adjustment“.
  2. Adjust the hour and minute values. Select “OK” when you’re done.

2012-2015 Honda Models

  1. Turn the ignition to “ON“.
  2. Press the clock stem button, located on the instrument panel to the upper-left above the steering wheel.
  3. Turn the stem to toggle the hours. Press the stem to toggle to setting minutes.
  4. Turn the stem to set the minutes. Press the stem when you’re done, and the clock is set.

2006-2011 Honda Models

  1. Turn the ignition to “ON“.
  2. Press and hold the “Clock” button until the time starts to blink.
  3. Use the “Preset 1” button to change the hour.
  4. Use the “Preset 2” button to change the minutes.

For 2006-2011 Models with Navigation:

The clock adjustment in models with navigation is in the settings menu through the navigation.

  1. From the SETUP Screen (other), say or select CLOCK ADJUSTMENT
  3. Adjust the time to the current hour/minute.

NOTE ABOUT CLOCKS THAT RECENTLY RESET TO 2002: American Honda is aware of the potential concern related to the clock display on certain older Honda models equipped with navigation systems. The issue is being escalated to the engineering team for a solution. Once a solution is available, a service memo will be forwarded to dealers to assist customers with their clocks.

1998-2005 Honda Models

  1. Turn the ignition to “ON“.
  2. Press and hold ONE the following buttons until you hear a beep depending on your stereo:
    • Clockor
    • SCAN/RPT” and “AUX” together or
    • Sound
  3. The clock should be flashing. Change the hours by pressing “Preset 4“.
  4. Change the minutes by pressing “Preset 5“.
    On some models, you may have to use “Preset 5” and “Preset 6” to make the time go up or down.
  5. Press and hold the same button you used to begin the time change (“Clock“, “SCAN/RPT and “AUX“, or “Sound”)  to set the set time.

As always, make sure you are parked before you change any settings in your Honda. Safety first!


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