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1998 Honda Civic Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Honda Civic

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1998 Honda Civic is between $317 and $387 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
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1998 Honda Civic
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$352
Annual Repair Cost
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On some models the hood release cable breaks at the hood release handle.
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.
Cracked exhaust is common on both exhaust manifolds and manifold/catalytic converter combination. Replacing the cracked component will repair the problem.
I'm am having my exhaust pipe replaced, how much should the labor cost
am thinking it could be the cause
this problem has happened so many times, after 30 minutes it starts again
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Overall (4 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
August 08, 2012
1998 Honda Civic
I have had a 98 civic since 2000. It have just under 30,0000 miles on it when I purchased it. I have only had to do basic maintance work (oil changes, brakes, tires, tune up). Very good car.
August 26, 2010
1998 Honda Civic
its only good when its 2 years old. power windows is too slow, transmission feels a bit flimsy. engine oil leakage, power door locks doesn't work well. needs frequent maintenance. what a crap.
April 25, 2010
1998 Honda Civic
i have had a car like that last me for 8 years with only the usual mainents