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Year Make/Model Repair Trips Per 100 Cars Compared to all models for the same year    
2015 Honda Civic 0
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  25 Civics, 5.9 months of data per Civic, average 5200 miles
2014 Honda Civic 11
10% 10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  34 Civics, 9.7 months of data per Civic, average 7700 miles
2013 Honda Civic 4
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  62 Civics, 8.6 months of data per Civic, average 19900 miles
2012 Honda Civic 16
10% 10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  82 Civics, 8.3 months of data per Civic, average 41300 miles

Redesigned for this model year.
2011 Honda Civic 24
10% 10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  26 Civics, 9.7 months of data per Civic, average 49300 miles
2010 Honda Civic 24
10% 10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  50 Civics, 8.0 months of data per Civic, average 60400 miles
2009 Honda Civic 23
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  64 Civics, 8.9 months of data per Civic, average 75500 miles
2008 Honda Civic 36
20% 20% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  77 Civics, 8.7 months of data per Civic, average 87500 miles
2007 Honda Civic 26
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  63 Civics, 8.8 months of data per Civic, average 104200 miles
2006 Honda Civic 41
10% 10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  71 Civics, 8.7 months of data per Civic, average 121400 miles

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2005 Honda Civic 58
20% 20% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  40 Civics, 9.3 months of data per Civic, average 124400 miles
2004 Honda Civic 67
20% 20% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  53 Civics, 8.2 months of data per Civic, average 139500 miles
2003 Honda Civic 61
10% 10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  36 Civics, 8.2 months of data per Civic, average 128500 miles
2002 Honda Civic 64
20% 20% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  43 Civics, 9.1 months of data per Civic, average 126500 miles
2001 Honda Civic 78
30% 30% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  32 Civics, 8.1 months of data per Civic, average 162100 miles

Redesigned for this model year.
2000 Honda Civic   Join or sign in to vie  
  22 Civics, 6.2 months of data per Civic, average 144100 miles

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Honda Civic Reliability

You won't find Honda Civic reliability information like this anywhere else. Actual repair frequencies, not just vague dots. So you can tell how much the Honda Civic truly differs from competing car models in reliability.

These stats are promptly updated four times a year, to much more closely track Honda Civic reliability as the cars age. Others tell you how reliable the Honda Civic was a year ago, when the cars were a year younger and had 12,000 fewer miles on them. Only TrueDelta tells you how reliable the Honda Civic has been recently.

What People Are Saying about Reliability and the Honda Civic

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability and Durability of the Honda Civic

Honda Civic Reliability and Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2011 4dr Sedan 197-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
This is my fourth Civic and they have proven reliability.
2011 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed automatic FWD
no problems
2010 2dr Coupe 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed automatic FWD
bulletproof reliability
2009 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed automatic FWD
Remains to be seen. Bought on basis of good reputation for this car.
2009 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed automatic FWD
excellent
2009 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Reliable car.
2008 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed automatic FWD
They have a well-deserved excellent reputation. I had one several years ago and it just kept going. Sold it with 134k with the original clutch. Replaced the water pump, a dash switch, and the horn in eleven years.
2008 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed manual FWD
There are many good cars in this regard, but Honda is again one of the leaders, as well as having the least expensive parts for maintenance and repair, according to a CAA Survey a couple of years ago.
2008 2dr Coupe 197-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
It is a low maintenance, low cost to own, and long lasting small vehicle that can be driven "worry free".
2008 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.3L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
does what it is supposed to do
Honda Civic Reliability and Durability: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2008 4dr Sedan 197-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
clutch should not go out in 9k miles
2007 4dr Sedan 197-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
little things go wrong
2007 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed automatic FWD
Had an oil leak at 27,000 miles that required warranty work. It was a known problem. On returning home I found the engine grounding strap had not been reattached.
2007 2dr Coupe 197-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
Came off the lot with many rattles and squeaks. Had to have both rear bearings replaced and had a third gear issue. Had to have transmission rebuilt to repair 3rd gear.
2006 2dr Coupe 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Major rear suspension problems that Honda refused to correct under Warranty. Definately my last Honda. I had to replace the rear control arms out of my own pocket