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Most reported 1998 Honda Civic problems
Trailing arm bushings can crack and break resulting in a clunking or rattle noise over bumps. Cracked bushings will require replacement.
The AC idler pulley can fail causing a growling noise from the engine. A new idler pulley will be needed.
A faulty regulator on some models will cause the head lights to change intensity. The alternator needs to be replaced for this issue.
the speedometer sometimes works.Does not matter what speed.It has not been repaired yet.
On certain models the ignition switch binds. The ignition switch needs to be replaced to repair this issue.