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Honda Civic Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 49 Honda Civic recalls between 1990 and 2017. Learn if your Honda Civic is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 20, 2014

Certain vehicles are being recalled because the passenger airbag inflator may rupture upon deployment. Vehicle occupants could be struck by metal fragments resulting in personal injury.

Honda will begin notifying owners of affected vehicles beginning July 2014. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 20, 2014

Certain vehicles are being recalled because the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator may rupture upon deployment. Vehicle occupants could be struck by metal fragments resulting in personal injury.

As of this writing Honda has not yet announced a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 20, 2014

When deployed in a crash, the passenger front air bag inflator can rupture. As a result, metal fragments from the inflator can strike occupants.

Honda notified owners of affected vehicles starting in 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 10, 2014

When the vehicle was assembled and the tires were installed, the bead of the tires may have gotten pinched and damaged by assembly equipment.  This could cause the tire to fail without warning.

Honda notified owners of affected vehicles starting in April 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Honda recall number is JD8.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 11, 2013

The passenger front airbag inflator could rupture when deployed, allowing metal fragments to strike vehicle occupants and increasing the risk of personal injury.

Honda will notifying owners of affected vehicles beginning May 11, 2013. There are no symptoms related to this recall, if you are not notified and feel you should have been, please contact your local dealer. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Honda recall number is S95.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 21, 2012

157 Civics are being recalled because the incorrect steering column may have been installed during vehicle assembly.

Honda will notify owners of the 157 affected vehicles beginning December 4, 2012. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call. The Honda recall number is S69.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 1, 2012

The driver's side driveshaft may not have been properly installed during vehicle assembly.

Honda will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning June 21, 2012. An abnormal noise or vibration may be noted while driving; however, in most cases, there may be no symptoms related to this recall. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 16, 2011

A small fuel leak could occur at the fuel feed line connection. A fuel leak always increases the risk of a fire.

This should be considered a high priority recall. A fuel leak could develop without warning. Please contact your Honda dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 27, 2011

Defective airbag inflators may have been installed in 2,430 vehicles as replacement parts. In the event of a crash, these defective inflators could deploy incorrectly and rupture, increasing the risk of injury to vehicle occupants. Honda will be contacting owners of suspect vehicles.

This could be considered a low priority recall; this would change to high if the driver's airbag inflator has been replaced in your vehicle. For more information, please contact your Honda or Acura dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 14, 2011

In the event of a "rollover" type crash, a fuel leak can develop, increasing the risk of a fire.

We at RepairPal have designated this a high priority recall. Although rollover type crashes are infrequent, they can occur without warning. Please contact your Honda dealer; they will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.