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
18,100
  Civic
10,848
  Odyssey
9,590
  CR-V
8,546
  Pilot
3,995
  FIT
1,559
  Element
1,213
  Civic Hybrid
1,159
  Passport
1,023
  Ridgeline
756
  Insight
332
  Prelude
245
  Accord Hybrid
128
  S2000
118
  Crosstour
87
  CRX
40
  Del Sol
13

Number of problems reported for all models of Honda built from year 1996 to 2018.

Owners of Honda cars have reported a total of 57,752 problems across all Honda models built from year 1996 to 2018. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Honda models, is 2507.1. Cars from Honda's 2003 model year have the most problems reported (5,600 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Honda
1,086
  1997 Honda
1,255
  1998 Honda
2,448
  1999 Honda
2,729
  2000 Honda
2,773
  2001 Honda
3,323
  2002 Honda
3,645
  2003 Honda
5,600
  2004 Honda
3,625
  2005 Honda
3,611
  2006 Honda
3,842
  2007 Honda
4,582
  2008 Honda
4,724
  2009 Honda
2,131
  2010 Honda
2,190
  2011 Honda
1,617
  2012 Honda
1,658
  2013 Honda
2,103
  2014 Honda
1,464
  2015 Honda
1,359
  2016 Honda
1,003
  2017 Honda
641
  2018 Honda
255

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 9,469 problems reported. The second most common Honda car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (8,319 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Honda vehicles



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