2004 Honda Civic Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Honda Civic

2004 Honda Civic Problems

Bad Engine Mounts May Cause Vibration, Roughness, and Rattle

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.

Power Window Switch May Fail

On Certain models a faulty power window switch can cause the power windows to work or not work intermittently.

Hood Release Cable May Break at Handle

On some models the hood release cable breaks at the hood release handle.

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2004 Honda Civic Questions

Engine warning light comes on. Mechanic says catalytic converter. (1 answer)

My friend says her mechanic states the trouble codes for a catalytic converter for her car. She's already replaced it and is hundreds in the hole for now. How often does this happen with new cars? I have a '92 Camry with the same converter and only the EGR has been replaced... Anything to...

i have no warning beeb when lights left on and key removed and door open (1 answer)

why won't the car start? its just turning over and will not start?? (1 answer)

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2004 Honda Civic Recalls

Front Passenger Air Bag Defective

In a crash that deploys the passenger front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.

Driver's Front Air Bag Defective

In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.

Drivers Side Air Bag Inflator Defective

On deployment in a crash, the driver side air bag inflator may rupture, causing metal fragments to strike and potentially injure occupants. Dealers will replace the driver side front air bag inflator free of charge to correct this problem.

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2004 Honda Civic Reviews

I bought a new 2004 Civic EX Coupe. I now have 190,000 miles on it. I changed the timing belt at 120,000. It runs like a champ. I need to get a new bumper but thats it.
I love my 2004 Civic! Bought it new, has well over 100,000 miles, and it lasts and lasts, and still looks pretty darn good. Best buy I ever made.
My 2004 civic 1.7 is a piece of crap . Blown head casket , blown exhaust manifold gasket at 185,000 Km . Get rid yours before 150,000 or you will suffer the same results as all do around this mileage .The engine is a lemon over 160,000 . Read the problems of this engine which are well documented . Honda will not help you in the least although they know very well of these problems . The manual t...

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