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
17,893
  Civic
10,726
  Odyssey
9,503
  CR-V
8,418
  Pilot
3,933
  FIT
1,544
  Element
1,205
  Civic Hybrid
1,157
  Passport
1,022
  Ridgeline
748
  Insight
331
  Prelude
245
  Accord Hybrid
127
  S2000
118
  Crosstour
86
  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 57,109 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 2479.2. Cars from Honda's 2003 model year have the most problems reported (5,586 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
1,253
  1998 Honda
2,441
  1999 Honda
2,724
  2000 Honda
2,764
  2001 Honda
3,317
  2002 Honda
3,637
  2003 Honda
5,586
  2004 Honda
3,612
  2005 Honda
3,591
  2006 Honda
3,815
  2007 Honda
4,538
  2008 Honda
4,684
  2009 Honda
2,118
  2010 Honda
2,167
  2011 Honda
1,601
  2012 Honda
1,633
  2013 Honda
2,050
  2014 Honda
1,412
  2015 Honda
1,325
  2016 Honda
938
  2017 Honda
560
  2018 Honda
169

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 9,412 problems reported. The second most common Honda car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (8,281 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Honda vehicles



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