1996 Honda Civic Overview

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Trims

CX Hatchback
DX
8 national listings
DX Coupe
DX Hatchback
Avg. Price: $3,404
EX
11 national listings
EX Coupe
15 national listings
HX Coupe
LX
20 national listings

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Average User Score

4.15 stars

Based on 73 reviews

Great Little Car by carGrrl
 — I owned 1996 Honda Civic from June of 1996 to June of 1998. I loved it. I had the EX trim and a standard transmission, and it was really very peppy. I liked taking it up mountain roads. It did... Read More
A Drifter's Dream by Ljuben
 — It is a Honda. That says everything, but for those who don't know - it is a beast in the class and has everything you might want from a car in this price range. As every Honda it has great acceleratio... Read More
It's Out And Running Again!!! by Daiseph1
 — just finished "break-in" status (1000 kph accumulated after tune-up)...sound system measured 65 decibels, (rocked the neighbors during early morning breakfast...) midnight black paint job rocks! just ... Read More

1996 Honda Civic Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 73 reviews

1996 Honda Civic

I had just graduated from college, and was out to buy or lease my first car. I was about to leave the Honda dealer when the salesman pointed out a brand-new Civic still on the truck. Half an hour later, I was test-driving a car with 17 miles on it, and two hours later, walked out after signing my first lease.

My new car was a manual transmission, 5-speed, dark green Honda Civic EX. The interior was a soft grey. As soon as I learned to work the stick shift properly, I loved jumping from second gear directly into fourth. I always felt like the Civic was my partner in crime, and we loved taking mountain roads like we were a sports car and a stock car driver.

After two years, I had to turn my baby in. My only complaint was how uncomfortable the seats were. I had tried everything to increase the comfort level, including pillows, mats, and different seat positioning. After that experience, my next car was as comfortable as I could find (a Volvo), but I will always have a special place in my heart reserved for my green Civic.

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Honda Civic Questions

cromero101
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Car Engine Off Going Downhill On D

My car was overheating while on the freeway. I was going downhill so I shut the engine off. I left the car on D4 and sis not put it on N. I went downhill with engine off in traffic for about 30 s...

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mycivic
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Why Dose My 96 Honda Civic Ex Idle Really Low Sometimes Turns Off

my 96 Honda civic idles at about 300 to 500 rpms and sometimes turns off when I stop

367 views with 4 answers (last answer 3 days ago)
KristinaR
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My '96 Honda Civic Dx Keeps Blowing The Alternator Fuse. I've Changed The ...

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Joseph Anthony Gahol
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My Sub's Not Working... It Turns Off When Bass Is Mid To Max But Runs Fine ...

My Sub's not working... it turns off when bass is mid to max but runs fine with low volume... i had the electrician check it and he said there's no problem with the connections so far its just a sens...

365 views with 9 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Chris Rod
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I Need Help On My 96 Ek Hatchback How Come As Soon As I Start The Car It Ra...

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