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2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Problems

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Most Common 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Problems

The IMA light coming on is usually caused by a battery pack that is no longer charging correctly. Replacing the battery pack will turn off the IMA light.
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 t...
On Certain models a faulty power window switch can cause the power windows to work or not work intermittently.
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1 Known 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Brakes Problem

A vibration may be felt in the steering wheel upon brake application. Our technicians tell us that this condition is generally caused by warped front brake rotors. Replacement or re-machining of th...

1 Known 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Drive Train Problem

A harsh engagement of the automatic transmission may be noted after the engine auto stops. A software update for the powertrain control module (PCM) / constantly variable transmission (CVT) is avai...

1 Known 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Electrical & Lights Problem

The IMA light coming on is usually caused by a battery pack that is no longer charging correctly. Replacing the battery pack will turn off the IMA light.

2 Known 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Engine 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 t...

0 Known 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Maintenance Problems

5 Known 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Miscellaneous Problems

On Certain models a faulty power window switch can cause the power windows to work or not work intermittently.
Plugged moon roof drains can cause a water leak inside the car, usually over the head of the driver or passengers head when turning a corner. Cleaning the drains will fix this problem.
On some models the drivers and or the front passenger door glass will come out of it's track. The door glass will have to be replaced to address this issue.

2 Known 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Suspension & Steering Problems

Front compliance bushings may crack and break. Damaged bushing should be replaced before damaged is done to suspension components.
A fluid leak may develop from one or both front suspension struts. Replacing the struts (usually in pairs) will be necessary to take care of the problem.

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Known 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Problems & Complaints

The IMA light coming on is usually caused by a battery pack that is no longer charging correctly. Replacing the battery pack will turn off the IMA light.
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 t...
On Certain models a faulty power window switch can cause the power windows to work or not work intermittently.
A fluid leak may develop from one or both front suspension struts. Replacing the struts (usually in pairs) will be necessary to take care of the problem.
A harsh engagement of the automatic transmission may be noted after the engine auto stops. A software update for the powertrain control module (PCM) / constantly variable transmission (CVT) is avai...
On some models the drivers and or the front passenger door glass will come out of it's track. The door glass will have to be replaced to address this issue.
A vibration may be felt in the steering wheel upon brake application. Our technicians tell us that this condition is generally caused by warped front brake rotors. Replacement or re-machining of th...
On certain models the drivers seat bushings can wear out and the seat can rock back and forth. Replacing the bushings are needed to repair this issue.
Worn door locks (tumblers) can cause the lock not to work. Removing the lock and replacing the worn parts (tumblers) is needed to get the lock working again.
Plugged moon roof drains can cause a water leak inside the car, usually over the head of the driver or passengers head when turning a corner. Cleaning the drains will fix this problem.
Front compliance bushings may crack and break. Damaged bushing should be replaced before damaged is done to suspension components.
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