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
19,596
  Civic
11,696
  CR-V
10,700
  Odyssey
10,158
  Pilot
4,629
  FIT
1,699
  Element
1,262
  Civic Hybrid
1,180
  Passport
1,046
  Ridgeline
846
  Insight
369
  Prelude
253
  Accord Hybrid
191
  HR-V
131
  S2000
123
  Crosstour
105
  CRX
40

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

Owners of Honda cars have reported a total of 64,024 problems across all Honda models built from year 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Honda models, is 2663.9. Cars from Honda's 2003 model year have the most problems reported (5,713 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Honda
355
  2018 Honda
1,531
  2017 Honda
1,727
  2016 Honda
1,687
  2015 Honda
1,693
  2014 Honda
1,831
  2013 Honda
2,405
  2012 Honda
1,840
  2011 Honda
1,726
  2010 Honda
2,352
  2009 Honda
2,273
  2008 Honda
4,958
  2007 Honda
4,793
  2006 Honda
4,018
  2005 Honda
3,782
  2004 Honda
3,747
  2003 Honda
5,713
  2002 Honda
3,746
  2001 Honda
3,381
  2000 Honda
2,804
  1999 Honda
2,763
  1998 Honda
2,464
  1997 Honda
1,259
  1996 Honda
1,086

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 10,000 problems reported. The second most common Honda car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (8,760 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Honda vehicles



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