I just bought a 2011 Honda Civic. Sweet looking car. I had an older model 2003 which took at least 10 minutes to heat up on a cold day, but the new one takes 7-10 minutes as well. Is this normal?

Asked by Mar 06, 2014 at 10:29 PM about the 2011 Honda Civic EX

Question type: General

newly purchased from dealer 2 weeks ago. 2011 Honda Civic takes 7-10 minutes for the
heat to come out of the vents feeling warm-hot.  The first 5-7 minutes it feels cold! Is this
normal for a newer car?

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11,215

How cold is it outside. We have a '06 dx and that little motor has a hard time making heat when it's cold out.

36,845

Sounds about right.

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