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1997 Honda Civic Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Honda Civic

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Honda Civic is between $317 and $387 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
21
1997 Honda Civic
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$352
Annual Repair Cost
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On some models the hood release cable breaks at the hood release handle.
On certain models the windshield wipers will not park in the proper place or won't shut off. The wiper motor must be replaced to repair this issue.
Cracked exhaust is common on both exhaust manifolds and manifold/catalytic converter combination. Replacing the cracked component will repair the problem.
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Overall (6 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
September 23, 2010
1997 Honda Civic
I'm the original owner. It's a 1997 Civic EX. The car has run like a champ from day one. Just stay ahead of the maintenance schedule; timing belt, water pump, drive shafts, brakes, oil changes, air...
June 20, 2010
1997 Honda Civic
Excellent cat. Though i bought it in 2007 as a commute car, i have taken it for 1000 mile long vacations trips. Amazing performance both functionally and leisure features as well. The A/C and sound...
April 11, 2010
1997 Honda Civic
good