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Honda Civic Hybrid Bad Engine Mounts May Cause Vibration, Roughness, and Rattle

Honda Civic Hybrid Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009

Average Mileage: 50,807 mi (9,700 mi - 78,000 mi)


Damaged engine mounts can lead to vibration and roughness felt in the steering wheel. A rattle in the dash and engine area may also be heard. Replacement of damaged mounts will commonly correct these issues.

  • Visitor, , 78,000 mi

    Bad motor mounts... Car vibrates/rattles badly.

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  • Visitor, , 75,100 mi

    I had to have the left side mount replaced at 75,200. I had felt the steering and car shaking more than usual shortly before, but I waited since I was close to the 75,000 maintenance. The problem was discovered while in the service center. It cost approximately $600 (mostly labor cost) and replaced what is a molded piece of rubber. I never experienced this problem with any other car, but overall I have had fewer major repair bills than any other car, but when there is a problem, its usually costly.

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  • Visitor, , 40,430 mi

    Left upper engine mount replaced at 40,430 miles. Presented as a vibration and low rumble. Again at 83,767 miles with same symptoms. Now am replacing 3 engine mounts and one transmission mount. All these problems identified at the Honda dealership and repaired by dealership.

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