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What the Airbag Light in a Honda Civic Means
If your Honda Civic’s airbag (or SRS) light turns on, it means there is an issue with your vehicle’s airbag system and your airbags may not deploy in the event of an accident.
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Andrew Biro
Jan 24, 2023
2020 Honda Civic Bolt Pattern
Your source for 2020 Honda Civic bolt pattern info—from stud size and offset to the tools you’ll need to measure for yourself.
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Jason Tushinski
Jan 24, 2023
2010 Honda CR-V Engine Oil Capacity
Ready to tackle a DIY oil change for your 2010 Honda CR-V? You’ll need 4.4 quarts (4.2 liters) of oil and our step-by-step guide. Click here for details.
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Macy Fouse
Jan 20, 2023
2014 Honda CR-V Hood Release
To open the hood on a 2014 Honda CR-V, locate and pull the hood release under the lower left corner of the dashboard. Click here to learn more.
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Melanie Johnson
Jan 19, 2023
1999 Honda Civic Bolt Pattern
Your 1999 Honda Civic bolt pattern is 4x100, meaning each wheel has four lugs that make a circle with a diameter of 100 millimeters. Read on for all the facts.
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John Davis
Jan 20, 2023
Honda Pilot Hood Release
Your Honda Pilot hood release lever is located near the parking brake pedal beneath the driver's side dash. And there's a secondary lever beneath the hood.
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John Davis
Jan 20, 2023
2009 Honda CR-V Engine Oil Capacity
The 2009 Honda CR-V has an engine capacity of 4.4 quarts. Filling the engine with Genuine Honda Motor Oil is recommended.
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Mary Cahill
Jan 19, 2023
2012 Honda CR-V Hood Release
The hood release on a 2012 Honda CR-V is located below the dashboard on the lower left of the driver’s seating area, close to the inside of the door frame.
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Mary Cahill
Jan 19, 2023
2013 Honda Fit Engine Oil Capacity
The 2013 Honda Fit has an oil capacity of 3.8 quarts (3.6 liters).
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Jennifer Justice
Jan 20, 2023
2013 Honda CR-V Hood Release
The hood release on the 2013 Honda CR-V can be found near the brake pedal on the lower left side wall of the driver’s side cabin. Here’s how it works.
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Abbey Orzech
Jan 20, 2023
2015 Honda CR-V Hood Release
You’ll find the 2015 Honda CR-V hood release on the lower left inner wall of the driver’s side cabin. Here’s how it works.
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Abbey Orzech
Jan 20, 2023
Honda Odyssey Hood Release
The Honda Odyssey hood release lever can be found on the driver’s side under the dashboard next to the emergency brake.
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Liz Jenson
Jan 18, 2023
2016 Honda CR-V Hood Release
The hood release on a 2016 Honda CR-V is found under the dashboard on the far left-hand side of the driver’s area.
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Amber Reed
Jan 18, 2023
What Honda Owners Need To Know About Catalytic Converter Theft
Two Honda models are among the 10 vehicles most likely to have their catalytic converters stolen. If you own one, here’s how to protect it.
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R.E. Fulton
Jan 16, 2023
2000 Honda Civic Bolt Pattern
Find your 2000 Honda Civic bolt pattern here, and learn how you can measure it yourself.
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Melanie Krieps Mergen
Jan 13, 2023
How to Prevent Honda Pilot Catalytic Converter Theft
Worried about catalytic converter theft for the Honda Pilot? Here’s what you need to know about Pilot cat theft—and how to prevent it.
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James Ellaby
Jan 12, 2023
2002 Honda Civic Engine Oil Capacity
The 2002 Honda Civic takes either 3.4 or 3.7 quarts of engine oil, depending on the trim level you have.
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Mary Alice Morris
Jan 12, 2023
What is the Cheapest Honda?
The 2023 Honda HR-V is the cheapest Honda vehicle on the market. Here’s how to keep Honda costs (including car insurance costs) low.
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Kathryn Mae Kurlychek
Jan 11, 2023
2005 Honda Element Engine Oil Capacity
The 2005 Honda Element has an oil capacity of 4.4 quarts (4.2 liters). Click here to learn more.
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Jessica Gibson
Jan 12, 2023
2001 Honda Civic Engine Oil Capacity
The 2001 Honda Civic has an oil capacity of 3.4 or 3.7 quarts (3.2 or 3.5 liters), depending on the car’s powertrain.
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Jessica Gibson
Jan 12, 2023
2007 Honda Fit Engine Oil Capacity
The engine oil capacity for a 2016 Toyota RAV4 is 4.6 quarts. You should change the engine oil every 3,000 to 5,000 miles.
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Mary Cahill
Jan 11, 2023
2004 Honda Civic Bolt Pattern
The bolt pattern for a 2004 Honda Civic is 4x3.94—but that’s not the only measurement you’ll need to upgrade your wheels. Luckily, Jerry’s got you covered.
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Kathryn Mae Kurlychek
Jan 10, 2023
2012 Honda Civic Bolt Pattern
Find out the specs you need to know to swap out your wheels here and 2012 Honda Civic bolt pattern—which is 5x4.5.
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Claire Beaney
Jan 10, 2023
2003 Honda Civic Engine Oil Capacity
The 2003 Honda Civic has an engine oil capacity of 3.7 quarts, or about 3.5 liters.
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Jacqulyn Graber
Jan 09, 2023
2018 Honda Civic Bolt Pattern
The 2018 Honda Civic bolt pattern is 5x4.5, but that’s not the only measurement you’ll need to know if you’re replacing or upgrading your wheels.
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Drew Waterstreet
Jan 11, 2023
Honda Fit EX V6
The Honda Fit EX does not come with the option for a V6 engine—nor does any Fit model. Popular V6 alternatives include the Toyota Avalon and Kia Stinger.
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Mariza Morin
Jan 06, 2023
The Most Common 2018 Honda CR-V Problems
Despite a couple of recalls, the 2018 Honda CR-V is a reliable compact SUV that consistently scores high in safety ratings. Keep reading to learn more.
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Jessica Gibson
Jan 06, 2023
The Most Common 2019 Honda CR-V Problems
A problem with the forward collision avoidance system is just one of many reported issues and recalls the 2019 CR-V faces.
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Mary Alice Morris
Jan 06, 2023
The Most Common 2019 Honda Accord Problems
The 2019 Honda Accord has had three official recalls, and owners report experiencing fuel pump failure, electrical problems, and issues with interior accessories.
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Matt Nightingale
Jan 06, 2023

All Questions on Honda

How do you delete Bluetooth devices from your 2017 Honda Civic?
I really want to take care of my car, so I’d like to start by getting some of the smaller details in order. What’s the best way for me to delete unwanted Bluetooth devices from my 2017 Honda Civic?
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Joshua Levy
Dec 17, 2021
How do I check for recalls on my Honda?
How do I know if my Honda has a recall? My mom and I both drive Hondas, but they are different years and models. She recently had a recall on her car. Now I’m wondering if there’s a recall on mine.
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Phoebe Mah
Dec 10, 2021
How can I delete a Bluetooth device from my Honda Civic from 2018?
I’m taking a road trip in my friend’s Honda. I’d like to connect to her car, but the spaces are all full! What’s the easiest way for me to delete a Bluetooth device from my friend’s 2018 Civic?
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Joshua Levy
Dec 17, 2021
How much does it cost to replace a Honda key fob?
Does it cost a lot to replace a Honda key fob? I lost mine about a week ago, and I think it’s time to buy a replacement.
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Liz Jenson
Oct 27, 2021
How do you change the battery in your Honda key fob?
My key fob is being inconsistent. My sister says it’s probably because the battery’s dying. What’s the easiest way to change the battery in my Honda key fob?
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Joshua Levy
Dec 17, 2021
Where can I buy a 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Type R body kit?
I know that it isn’t the newest model, but I’m hoping that there will still be body kits available for sale somewhere. Is it possible to purchase a body kit for a 2017 Honda Civic Type R?
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Liz Jenson
Mar 02, 2022
What is the Honda Civic’s ECON mode?
I just bought a Honda Civic, and I noticed a little green button that says ECON on it. What does it do?
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Sarah Gray
Apr 01, 2022
How do I change the cabin air filter in a 2012 Honda Accord?
I’ve had this car for six years and I haven’t changed the cabin air filter yet. I think it’s time—I don’t want a smelly AC. What's the best way to change the cabin filter in my 2012 Accord?
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Matthew Macgugan
Dec 22, 2021
How do you replace a Honda key fob?
I’ve noticed that the key fob on my Honda Insight has been acting a bit dodgy lately. My mechanic says I just need to replace the battery, but I’m not so sure. How can I get a new Honda key fob?
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Eric Schad
Dec 28, 2021
What kind of tires are best for a Honda Accord?
I’m buying a used Honda Accord and the current owner informed me that I should purchase a new set of tires since the current ones haven’t been changed in almost five years. I’ve never purchased car tires before so I’m wondering, what kind of tires are best for a Honda Accord?
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Chloe Jenkins
Feb 15, 2022
How do you program a 2003 Honda Civic remote?
What do I need to do to program my 2003 Honda Civic remote? I’m not sure how to make it work, but it would be really convenient if it did! I usually have to carry my son out to the car, so it’s hard to unlock the door with him in my arms.
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Liz Jenson
Jan 03, 2022
How do you reset the oil life on a Honda Accord from 2010?
My oil life light says I need an oil change, but I just got one last week. I’m guessing it’s not automatic and needs to be reset manually. Is it hard to reset the oil life indicator in a Honda Accord from 2010?
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Liz Jenson
Dec 28, 2021
How do I set up Apple CarPlay for my Honda Accord?
I recently bought a new Honda Accord and I want to use Apple CarPlay. I’m not sure how it works, though. What’s the easiest way to set up Apple CarPlay in my Accord?
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Chloe Jenkins
Dec 18, 2021
How do I adjust the steering wheel on a 2016 Honda Civic?
I just bought a 2016 Honda Civic because I got a great deal on it. I only test drove it briefly. Unfortunately, my long legs don’t fit so well when I’m behind the wheel. Is there a way to adjust the steering wheel on a 2016 Honda Civic?
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Eric Schad
Dec 20, 2021
How do you connect to Apple CarPlay in a Honda CR-V?
What’s the best way to connect to Apple CarPlay in my new Honda CR-V? I just got this car, and I know it’s possible to connect with CarPlay—but I don’t know how to do it!
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Liz Jenson
Dec 27, 2021
How do you install wiper blades on a Honda Accord?
I live in Portland, and it’s been raining like crazy for a week. I’d like to drive around, but my wipers aren’t working too well. What’s the best way for me to install new wiper blades on my Honda Accord?
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Joshua Levy
Sep 01, 2022
How to lower the backseat in a Honda Civic?
How do I fold down the backseat in a Honda Civic? I have a second-hand 2006 Honda Civic. I’m planning on going camping with my partner and we need to fold down the backseat of my car to fit all our bags and camping equipment. I’m still not used to this vehicle, so I’m not sure how to fold down the backseat.
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Phoebe Mah
Dec 13, 2021
How do you replace a Honda Civic radiator?
Is there a way for me to replace my Honda Civic’s radiator at home? Taking my car to a mechanic would probably be really expensive, but I need a new radiator in my car if I want to keep using it.
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Liz Jenson
Dec 17, 2021
How do you reset the oil life on a Honda Accord?
How do I reset the oil life indicator in my Accord? I don’t have the multi-information display, and I can’t find instructions that work for my car.
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Liz Jenson
Dec 17, 2021
How do I replace windshield wipers in a Honda Fit?
I was picking up windshield wipers for my Honda Fit—it’s the first car I’ve ever owned—and I was surprised that the wipers weren’t the same size. Are the windshield wipers in a Honda Fit supposed to be two different sizes? Also, how do I replace them?
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Rachel Rigolino
Mar 04, 2022
How do I take out Honda Odyssey seats?
I just bought a 2017 Honda Odyssey because I like the versatility of the seats. But I’m not entirely sure how to remove them. How do I take out the seats of my Honda Odyssey?
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Eric Schad
Dec 17, 2021
How much is the cost of car wrapping these days?
How much will it cost to wrap my 2010 Honda Accord? I don't think I can afford a full paint job, but I would like to upgrade my car.
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Matthew Macgugan
Nov 01, 2021
How do I reset a Honda Civic dashboard?
Today, when I went to pick up my daughter from daycare, I noticed multiple warning lights on my dashboard. This doesn’t make sense since I just had my 2019 Civic serviced a few days ago. How can I reset my dashboard?
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Phoebe Mah
Jan 10, 2022
How do I remove Honda CR-V wiper blades?
The wiper blades in my 2013 Honda CR-V need to be replaced. What’s the best way to remove Honda CR-V windshield wiper blades?
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Matthew Macgugan
Sep 01, 2022
How do you install a roof rack on a 2012 Honda Pilot?
I recently bought the parts for a roof rack from a yard sale, and I need some help with the installation. What’s the best way to install a roof rack on my 2012 Honda Pilot?
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Chloe Jenkins
Dec 15, 2021
Does Honda offer gap insurance?
Can you get gap insurance on a used car? I'm thinking about buying a certified pre-owned Honda and I'd want to purchase gap insurance. Is this available through the dealership?
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Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
How do I reset the oil life on a 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid?
I recently got an oil change on my Accord, but the oil life percentage still reads 20%. How can I reset the oil life gauge on my 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid?
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Eric Schad
Dec 15, 2021
How Long Does a Honda Accord Last?
I just bought a new Honda Accord and I’m wondering what kind of lifespan I can expect from it. How long do Honda Accords normally last?
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Patrick Price
Apr 01, 2022
How do you reset the oil light on a 2017 Honda Accord?
Is there a way to reset the oil light on my Accord on my own? I need to switch it back to 100%—I just got my oil changed—but I’m not sure how to do that.
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Liz Jenson
Dec 17, 2021
Which is better, the Honda Accord or Mazda 3?
My friend has a Mazda 3, and I have a Honda Accord. We were discussing which one is best and reached a pretty big impasse—we just can’t seem to agree. Is there any easy answer about which car is better between the Honda Accord and Mazda 3?
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Joshua Levy
Mar 31, 2022

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