1st Generation (2013—2014) Fit EV Problems

This generations ranks 11th out of 63 Honda generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the electrical (66%), body (33%), and the We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Brake and Ctba Warning Lights On 1 complaints at an average of 29,000 miles in the 2014 Honda Fit EV.
  2. Paint Peeling Off 1 complaints at an average of 43,496 miles in the 2013 Honda Fit EV.
  3. Battery Dies 1 complaints at an average of 14,000 miles in the 2013 Honda Fit EV.

What Fit EV Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Honda model years.

Watch out for the 2013 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2014 1 2 24 0.43
2013 2 2 31 0.67

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