Honda - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Honda models

The following chart shows the Honda models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Honda has sold far more Accord model cars than the Del Sol model.

Table 1. Compare Honda models

Honda Model Number of Problems
  Accord
18,523
  Civic
11,086
  Odyssey
9,725
  CR-V
9,274
  Pilot
4,181
  FIT
1,596
  Element
1,232
  Civic Hybrid
1,163
  Passport
1,025
  Ridgeline
776
  Insight
350
  Prelude
247
  Accord Hybrid
144
  S2000
122
  Crosstour
90
  CRX
40
  Del Sol
13

Number of problems reported for all models of Honda built from year 1996 to 2019.

Owners of Honda cars have reported a total of 59,587 problems across all Honda models built from year 1996 to 2019. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Honda models, is 2479.1. Cars from Honda's 2003 model year have the most problems reported (5,632 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Honda
1,090
  1997 Honda
1,256
  1998 Honda
2,454
  1999 Honda
2,736
  2000 Honda
2,788
  2001 Honda
3,332
  2002 Honda
3,679
  2003 Honda
5,632
  2004 Honda
3,655
  2005 Honda
3,673
  2006 Honda
3,894
  2007 Honda
4,650
  2008 Honda
4,801
  2009 Honda
2,167
  2010 Honda
2,237
  2011 Honda
1,648
  2012 Honda
1,719
  2013 Honda
2,197
  2014 Honda
1,557
  2015 Honda
1,429
  2016 Honda
1,156
  2017 Honda
1,053
  2018 Honda
682
  2019 Honda
13

Common problems of Honda Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Honda cars. The number one most common problem of Honda cars is related to the vehicle's air bags, with 9,633 problems reported. The second most common Honda car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (8,449 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Honda vehicles



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