Honda Civic Si Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Honda Civic Si

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Honda Civic Si Problems

Airbag Light Due to Failed Occupant Position Sensor

The airbag warning light (SRS) may illuminate due to a defective occupant position sensor. Honda has a recall campaign to replace defective sensors on affected cars.

Power Window Switch May Fail

A faulty power window switch can cause the power windows to stop working, or to work intermittently.

Replace AC Idler Pulley to Stop Growling Noise

The idler pulley for the AC compressor belt can fail causing a growling type noise. The idler pulley will have to be replaced to stop the noise.

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Honda Civic Si Questions

What causes a squeak when turning and going in reverse (1 answer)

Every time I turn left the front of the car makes a squeaking sound and it has also started squeaking when I break and go in reverse but those are probably different issues. It's my friends car and I'm just trying to help him fix it

slight rattle type noise (1 answer)

slight rattle type noise at first startup goes away after few seconds i took off a heat shield but what else could it be it has been reflashed hondata

I'm losing oil no leaks (1 answer)

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Honda Civic Si Recalls

Honda Recalls 2003–2004 Vehicles Due to Defective Ignition Switch

Honda is recalling 2003 Accord and Civic, and 2003–2004 Element models due to a defective interlock lever in the ignition switch. The lever may deform, which will defeat the interlock function on vehicles with an automatic transmission. This may cause a vehicle that has not been shifted into the "Park" position to roll away, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will remove the interlock pin and lever and replace them with new components, free of charge.

Honda and Acura Recall Multiple Vehicles Due to Excessive Air Bag Inflator Pressure

Honda has recalled 2001-2003 Civic, 2002-2003 Civic SI, 2001-2002 Accord, 2002 CR-V, 2002 Odyssey, 2003 Pilot, 2002-2003 Acura TL, and 2003 Acura CL vehicles because the driver's side air bag inflator may produce excessive internal pressure. This could cause the inflator to rupture if the air bag deploys. Metal fragments may pass through the air bag material and cause injury to vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the driver's side air bag inflator.

Honda Recalls 2001-2003 Vehicles Due to Excessive Air Bag Pressure

Honda has recalled 2001-2002 Civic, Civic SI, and Accord vehicles and 2002-2003 Acura TL vehicles because the driver's side air bag inflator could produce excessive internal pressure. This may cause the inflator to rupture if the air bag deploys. Metal fragments may pass through the air bag material and cause injury to vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the driver's side air bag inflator.

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Honda Civic Si Reviews

I am the proud owner of one of these vehicles, currently with 163K miles. Even after upgrading bolt-ons and putting performance brake system/17" tires, she still gets 36 hwy and 30 city! Everyone who sees or drives it, LOVES it…I routinely have offers on my windshield from random strangers. Easy to maintain with a little TLC and respect for maintenance schedules. I have never been disappo...
My 90 has 286,000 and counting. Bought in new and it still brings major smiles all the time. It's been my everyday car to work and for fun from day one and I dunno what to say except I think Soichiro Honda made a deal with supernatural forces on behalf of the CRX because it's excellence has not diminished in the 20 plus years of driving it.
A fast car...looks very nice and rare to get...

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