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 CRX model.

Table 1. Compare Honda models

Honda Model Number of Problems
  Accord
18,777
  Civic
11,214
  Odyssey
9,846
  CR-V
9,748
  Pilot
4,262
  FIT
1,620
  Element
1,244
  Civic Hybrid
1,169
  Passport
1,028
  Ridgeline
784
  Insight
355
  Prelude
247
  Accord Hybrid
158
  S2000
122
  Crosstour
93
  Hr-v
82
  CRX
40

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

Owners of Honda cars have reported a total of 60,789 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 2529.2. Cars from Honda's 2003 model year have the most problems reported (5,651 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Honda
1,085
  1997 Honda
1,256
  1998 Honda
2,456
  1999 Honda
2,742
  2000 Honda
2,790
  2001 Honda
3,344
  2002 Honda
3,703
  2003 Honda
5,651
  2004 Honda
3,684
  2005 Honda
3,705
  2006 Honda
3,909
  2007 Honda
4,690
  2008 Honda
4,849
  2009 Honda
2,198
  2010 Honda
2,273
  2011 Honda
1,668
  2012 Honda
1,748
  2013 Honda
2,238
  2014 Honda
1,625
  2015 Honda
1,488
  2016 Honda
1,254
  2017 Honda
1,303
  2018 Honda
990
  2019 Honda
52

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 9,728 problems reported. The second most common Honda car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (8,528 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Honda vehicles



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