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Most reported 1998 Honda Civic problems

 

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On certain models the upper windshield molding vibrates at a higher speed causing a noise. Back filling the molding with silicone sealer will eliminate the noise.

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The evaporative emission control solenoid can fail in areas of the country where salt is used on the roads during winter. The solenoid needs to be replaced to correct this issue.
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Trailing arm bushings can crack and break resulting in a clunking or rattle noise over bumps. Cracked bushings will require replacement.

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Some models have an issue where a faulty thermostat does not allow the engine to reach normal operating temperature and because of that the computer will not allow the torque converter to operate in the lock-up mode. Replacing the thermostat will repair this issue.
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A faulty regulator on some models will cause the head lights to change intensity. The alternator needs to be replaced for this issue.

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the speedometer sometimes works.Does not matter what speed.It has not been repaired yet.

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Impact damage to the front of the vehicle can cause the primary oxygen sensor to blow fuse 15 and cause the Check Engine light (MIL) to come on. In most cases the primary oxygen sensor needs replacing and a new fuse installed to repair the issue.

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On certain models poor igniter connections can cause misfires and catalyst deterioration. Cleaning and securing the connections will correct the problem.

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Primary oxygen sensor heater failures can cause a Check Engine light. Replacing the sensor is required to repair this issue.
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On certain models the ignition switch binds. The ignition switch needs to be replaced to repair this issue.

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