Honda Civic Hybrid
Report: The Brake Pedal May Feel Hard After Starting the Engine Cold
Honda Civic Hybrid Problem
Brakes Affected: Automatic Transmission
Average Mileage: 91,103 mi (53,000 mi - 129,206 mi)
The brake pedal may feel hard after a cold start at higher altitudes. Our technicians tell us replacing the power brake booster and updating the computer software should correct this concern.
Visitor, 2007 Honda Civic Hybrid, 53,000 mi
I have a Honda Civic 2007 (not hybrid). I just moved from Florida to Denver and started having this problem (hard brake when I first start the car but fine after that), so it makes sense that it's related to altitude. Taking it to a shop today to see how much it will cost to fix.