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
18,332
  Civic
10,975
  Odyssey
9,678
  CR-V
8,896
  Pilot
4,123
  FIT
1,581
  Element
1,223
  Civic Hybrid
1,163
  Passport
1,025
  Ridgeline
762
  Insight
337
  Prelude
245
  Accord Hybrid
134
  S2000
122
  Crosstour
89
  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 58,738 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 2443.7. Cars from Honda's 2003 model year have the most problems reported (5,617 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
2,451
  1999 Honda
2,735
  2000 Honda
2,783
  2001 Honda
3,329
  2002 Honda
3,664
  2003 Honda
5,617
  2004 Honda
3,642
  2005 Honda
3,652
  2006 Honda
3,878
  2007 Honda
4,624
  2008 Honda
4,775
  2009 Honda
2,147
  2010 Honda
2,208
  2011 Honda
1,633
  2012 Honda
1,697
  2013 Honda
2,159
  2014 Honda
1,522
  2015 Honda
1,395
  2016 Honda
1,097
  2017 Honda
825
  2018 Honda
463
  2019 Honda
7

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 9,564 problems reported. The second most common Honda car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (8,391 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Honda vehicles



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