1996 Honda Civic Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Honda Civic
- Push in the cluch put in gear and nothing happens. Car doesn't move.
- where is the shifter sender car stuck in fourth gear
- Hi.Is it normal for the engine light to blink once when the key is first turned?
- Car is OVERHEATING! Has 235,000 original miles
- How to fix heater that blows hot air on one side and cold on the other
1996 Honda Civic Problems
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.
On certain models the windshield wipers will not park in the proper place or won't shut off. The wiper motor must be replaced to repair this issue.
On some models the hood release cable breaks at the hood release handle.
1996 Honda Civic Questions
my civic blows hot air on driver side and cold air on passenger side
1996 Honda Civic Recalls
Honda is recalling certain passenger vehicles because the accelerator pedal may feel rough or notchy when depressed, causing the vehicle not to respond properly when traveling at low speeds. Dealers will replace the throttle cable.
Honda has recalled certain 1996-1998 Civic accessory floor mats because they could become mispositioned on the floor, causing interference with the accelerator pedal. This could cause the accelerator pedal to stick. Dealers will install a positive floor mat retention system to secure proper fitment of the mats.
Honda has recalled certain 1996 Civics to repair a sticking brake booster check valve. If the check valve is sticking, power brake assist may not function. This could result in reduced braking performance, leading to a potential accident. Dealers will clean the check valve by washing the vacuum hose with hot water.
1996 Honda Civic Reviews
I love this vehicle, very easy to maintain and a lot of options available for different parts. Easy to modify or just keep stock, Honda scored big time with this vehicle.