2008 Honda Civic User Reviews

2008 Honda Civic Top Comparisons

Users ranked 2008 Honda Civic against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

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    Displaying 51 - 60 of 154 2008 Honda Civic reviews.

    2008 Honda Civic Si Mugen Review
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    25

    Nice — Beautifull Car, nice body, six speeds up and reverse,performance good but can be better just with some modificaions it get a lot of more power!!!!nice suspention, plus is easy to find parts 4 it!very very nice car!

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: is very nice car

    Cons: changing ligth bulbs on this car or do the oil change!!!!!!!!

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    2008 Honda Civic Si Review
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    Great Looking, Fun To Drive, Excelent Quality. — I would apreciate more torque and power before 5.600 rpm. Handling is great. Breakes are great for the street, but they wear off to quickly on the track. Great car to drive, and the interior has one of the best designs I've seen.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Performance.

    Cons: Gas millage

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    2008 Honda Civic Si Review
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    Fun And Affordable — acceleration in first 3 gears is great. Breaks are consistent and strong. the interior is nice and comfortable. The only downside really is that it only takes ultimate. The car is quick and forgiving, overall a great buy for anyone

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: handling and v-tech

    Cons: low amount of torque

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    2008 Honda Civic Si Review
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    Quick, Reliable Daily. — Appearance, handling, 200hp N/A 4cyl with 8k redline. 30+mpg and fast enough to make most Mustang drivers uneasy. And its a Honda - it won't break. Plenty of aftermarket available for the future...300whp supercharger any body? I think so.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: See above?

    Cons: Some bad trannys.

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    2008 Honda Civic LX Review
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    2008 Honda Civic Lx — Performance - 0-60 is about 9 seconds which is not that fast, but not a slouch either. Braking is above average, front has ventilated disc brakes solid rear disc brakes. Build Quality - Honda's are known mainly for their reliabilty. So the Honda you own will last as long as you do. Appearance - Civic is one of the most advanced and futuristic looking cars among the segment since it first appeared on the 06 model until today. Cost of Ownership - with the two years i had my car, the only failure it had was a broken sun visor. Regular maintenance will cost around less than $500 a year. Fun Factor - As of today, Civic is one of the most fun and sensible cars to buy. It is practical, reliable, and everything you need for today's motoring needs.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Performance - brillant for a family sedan, quick steering response, 148 bhp & 128 ft.lbs of torque can get a little bit of power and torque. Safety - Excellent, 5 star crash safety rating. Styling - Interior has good ergonomics and doesnt feel cheap. Exterior is much better than the old one and better than its current rivals. Overall - Great value for money, reliable, better styling, good on fuel economy, and is the best compact cars on the market today.

    Cons: Needs more power and too big for a civic. It is getting heavier.

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    2008 Honda Civic Si Review
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    It's Not That Bad — Close to 23 MPG average, AEM Cold Air Intake installed, HID lights. Thats it for now. Oh also, dont miss 2nd :) There seems to be some problem with the transmission in most of the models like these. But not a big issue.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: ITS FUN TO DRIVE

    Cons: Transmission ???

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    2008 Honda Civic Si Review
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    My Honda Civic Si Sedan — Pros: very reliable. looks different from other Civics (because it is an Si), great in bad weather. Shifter is good...not as good as the S2000. Seats very supportive Cons: 4 door sedan. still a civic. prettty slow. front wheel drive.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: shifter, engine, seats

    Cons: front wheel drive, still a civic, 4-door boring to look at

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    2008 Honda Civic LX Review
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    Wait Until Quality Improves, Maybe 2011 Or Later. — This my fourth Civic and I must say that I am totally disappointed. I can't believe the multitude of problems with this car. Peeling paint to a severe engine leak that can't be fixed. I would wait until 2011 before considering another Honda.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Drives like a dream

    Cons: QUALITY CONTROL PROBLEMS!

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    2008 Honda Civic EX Review
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    Its A Great Car!!!! — Performance - acceleration, braking, handling Build Quality are great no complaints so far as far as performance great acceleration, as far as cost its an easy car to maintain and its a fun daily driver... =P this car is top of the line anywhere you put it.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Quick and Fuel Economic

    Cons: have nonw

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    2008 Honda Civic EX Review
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    Best Car A Student Could Have!!! Safe, Roomy, And Great Fuel Economy!!! — Performance- well don't expect to be racing with your friens with a 140hp engine but it gives you great fuel economy. Build quality- it's a Honda!!! great quality of materials everywhere!!! Appearance- most people dislike it's two tier instrument panel but I love it, you always have your eyes on the road. Interior design is great!!! Exterior design is kind of boring for most people although I love it!!! Cost of ownership- a lawnmower is cheaper to maintain than this car!!!no, there is no problem with fuel economy but there is a really big problem with its parts, they're kind of expensive but I haven't had any problems with the engine so far apart from oil change which is every 5000 miles. Fun factor- great fun to drive!!! Although it's engine is really small it actually delivers but yet don't expect to have races with your friends.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Fuel economy is great and it's a very safe car. The car has a really big feel on the inside thanks to its huge dashboard.

    Cons: slow!!! No cd changer!!! It costs 600 bucks to install a honda cd changer!!!

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2014 Honda Civic Reviews

    Amazing Ride By Alex

    I recently nough this car, and man i love it, very smooth to drive and always reliable. I know when i turn the key it will start. if you havent drove one, you need to! it wont disappoint, i promise Read More

    Amazing Car To Own! By alexsntn

    i love the handeling, very fun to drive for a four cyl. Good on gar, i love the side view camara. Coulnt find anything wrong with it, it even did good in the snow. Safety was an importnat factor. not ... Read More

    2013 Honda Civic Reviews

    Nice Small Car By subramanian_v

    Car gives great mileage and doesn't require any maintenance other than service at regular intervals. Civic is an ideal car for people who are single or drive long distance as its gives 40+ in highways... Read More

    Super Commuter. By witii

    Had never driven a civic or a hybrid before. Was looking for the best bang for the buck getting over 40 miles/gallon combined as my current commute is 130 mi/day . Did not want a hybrid but found that... Read More

    2012 Honda Civic Reviews

    Classy Car By Caddyohlala

    I love the car, it handles real well. The gas mileage is a winner, and shifting the car is so much fun, she is fun to drive! It's sharp and eye catcher, just sad I must sell due to unforseeable circum... Read More

    Great Car - Some Drawbacks By wwboy

    I like my car. it's efficient, simple, and good looking. The imid display, steering wheel controls are super nice. I like the built-in phone and the adjustability of the steering wheel and seats. I'm ... Read More

    2011 Honda Civic Reviews

    The Pinnacle Reliable Commuter Vehicle By vayu17

    I loved pretty much everything about this car. It made me more conscious of how I drive to achieve a higher fuel economy. The car handled well in almost every situation. I drove this car across the... Read More

    Really Good And Can Be A Really Good First Car For Anyone By Gerson23

    I like everything about the car how smooth it is and how others can't help but look at and I love that. I don't have any negative comments about it. Try it and you won't regret it is just good Read More

    2010 Honda Civic Reviews

    Good By xrigs007

    Not a bad car if you are looking for something for the family or long distance travel. Very good vehicle to have as a daily driver to and from work or school and to the supermarket. My family loves it... Read More

    2010 Honda Civic In Excellent Condition. By Russ952

    This car has been a great car for me. I used it to commute to work (60 miles one way) with no problems. The gas mileage is unmatched and there is very little maintenance. The car handles beautifull... Read More

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