2002 Honda Civic Repair and Maintenance
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2002 Honda Civic Problems
Damaged engine mounts can lead to vibration and roughness felt in the steering wheel. A rattle in the dash and engine area may also be heard. Replacement of damaged mounts will commonly correct these issues.
On Certain models a faulty power window switch can cause the power windows to work or not work intermittently.
On some models the hood release cable breaks at the hood release handle.
2002 Honda Civic Questions
I HAVE CHANGED NEW RADIATOR, TIMING BELT AND WATER PUMP FEW WEEKS AGO BUT CAR STILL GETTING OVERHEATED. I HAVE THROWN SOME COOLANT AND SAW SOME BUBBLES ON THE TOP OF THE RADIATOR. SO I TRIED TO TAKE OFF THE AIR AND THEN AGAIN DROVE A CAR FOR A WEEK. YESTERDAY AGAIN IT GOT OVERHEATED AND AGAIN I H...
New radiator belt. When driving, esp on a hot day, car's temp will go from regular to in b/t the temp. icon and high. Will steadily rise while sitting in traffic or in a parking lot. Or going slower down a small street with traffic. As soon as I start driving again, temp goes back to normal ...
Oil pressure warning lights comes on when dropping the gears toward the speed bump, and engen sound like diesel car but it's petrol
2002 Honda Civic Recalls
In a crash that deploys the passenger front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.
In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.
This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in southern Florida, along the Gulf Coast, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan and American Samoa. Upon deployment the passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will replace the passenger side air bag inflator to correct this concern.
2002 Honda Civic Reviews
Very comfortable car, I have driven cross country twice in this vehicle and I am planning a third trip. Drives great, very reliable, good daily driver.
Had no problems up until about 90k miles. My AC started binding up, which froze the drive belt and fried the alternator, which took out the battery. All told the damage came up to $2000 in one go. I live in Phoenix, but I tried to use the AC sparingly and just open up the windows so the AC dying was a surprise. Not the most pleasant, but overall it has been a great little car.
This care is awesome bought it used it is awesome shade of bubble gum pink. It now has 200,000 miles on it. of course routine break tire and suspension replacement. I noticed some people said that their steering wheel shakes REPLACE BREAKS! Your car does need love and care as with any car does, replace your breaks people! I just replaced mine for the first time this year I let them get too...