2001 Honda Civic Overview

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Trims

DX
17 national listings
DX Coupe
10 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,555
EX
Avg. Price: $4,954
EX Coupe
Avg. Price: $4,667
GX
4 national listings
HX Coupe
6 national listings
LX
Avg. Price: $4,862
LX Coupe
Avg. Price: $4,605

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Average User Score

4.45 stars

Based on 45 reviews

Great College Car. by Darryl
 — Performance - low torque, quick but its a civic, good handling, solid feel, and fun to drive. Build Quality - Engine and drivetrain very well built, at 100K and have had no major repairs Appearance ... Read More
Gem That Lasts Over A Decade Or Two Decades by thegreengoblin
 — Like the reliability and fuel efficiency. There's very little to dislike. It can fit into almost any parking space. It has never had any maintenance problems. If you do the oil changes and prevent... Read More
Economical by WonkyPop
 — The body of this car is much shorter than my last (a Pontiac) so it is easier to handle, especially getting in and out of narrow parking spots. I appreciate the great fuel economy and the champagne c... Read More

2001 Honda Civic Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 45 reviews

2001 Honda Civic

The 2001 Honda Civic boasted a new design. With a wider base, Honda created a larger cab with more comfort, more cargo space, greater safety features, and more powerful engines.

The major drawback is that the old rear suspension did not support the new design as well as it should have. 2001 was also the year Honda discontinued the very practical hatchback design.

Users find that the 2001 Civic provides excellent gas mileage with city driving, offering as much as 33 mpg (and 40 mpg for highway driving). Consumers have also noted that the 2001 Civic has surprisingly good pickup for an economy car. Owners of the manual transmission find that the 2001 Civic is a really fun car to drive. Lastly it has been noted that the car's back seat is quite spacious, offering comfortable seating for two.

On the negative side, numerous owners have noted problems with the 2001 Civic's suspension, specifically the front suspension. After 35k miles, many have noted that the car begins to creak quite a bit. Others have noted that the CD player in 2001 Civics was of poor quality and didn't last much longer than the car's warranty. Despite these drawbacks, however, most consumers have found the 2001 Civic a great value and a very reliable car.

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Honda Civic Questions

HONDAMan2640
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Have A 2001 Honda Civic Eu1. It Has A D15b Motor Vvt Transmition . After I ...

have a 2001 honda civic eu1. it has a d15b motor vvt transmition . after i drive fast for a while it while die or if im stuck idleing in traffic.. it will simg but engine wont turn over. i would jus...

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reyrey23
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2001 Honda Civic Lx Engine Switched To Vtech- Car Needs To Run!! Help

I have a 2001 Honda Civic Lx vehicle. I recently had to switch my engine. The mechanic that sold us the use engine did not disclose that it was a vtech. My car turns on but can't seem to get the car...

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reyrey23
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2001 Honda Civic Lx Engine Switched To Vtech- Car Needs To Run!! Help

I have a 2001 Honda Civic Lx vehicle. I recently had to switch my engine. The mechanic that sold us the use engine did not disclose that it was a vtech. My car turns on but can't seem to get the car...

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necatig
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3 Confirmed Cylinder Misfires And One Random Misfire

I am struggling with MIL coming on. I am getting 3 confirmed cylinder misfiires (P0301,P0303,P0304) and random misfire (P0300). Car seems to be running fine, perhaps , if any, with a little less power...

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Bahar Alam
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How Many Miles A Honda Civic 2001 Lx Can With The Gas Signal Red?

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