Peeling Paint and Clear Coat
Is your Honda shedding clearcoat and peeling off paint at an alarming rate? You're not alone. Far from it actually. Even the most ardent, wax-happy, electric car polisher wielding owner can find their paint tearing off in sheets. So what gi…
Fit Bumper Safety Defects
Instead of improving on previous model years, the 2015 Honda Fit's front bumper failed the IIHS small frontal overlap test in a way that would make the Ford Pinto cringe. …
Where Body Complaints Happen
Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.
- 2006 Civic clearcoat and paint problems 153 (100%)
- 2007 Civic paint is peeling/cracking 135 (88%)
- 1998 Accord clear coat is peeling from hood, roof, and/or trunk 126 (82%)
- 2004 Accord clear coat/paint peeling 83 (54%)
- 2009 Civic clear coat peeling 80 (52%)
- 2003 Accord clear coat coming off 72 (47%)
- 2002 Accord paint and clearcoat dissolving 71 (46%)
5th generation Odyssey comes with a lot of great features for parents. There’s a vacuum for cleaning up after the kid’s messes, built in WiFi to keep them busy, an intercom to keep them in line, and two power sliding doors that randomly open while driving to keep them glued to their seats.
Ok, ok – turns out that last one isn’t a feature per se. In fact, Honda just recalled over 100,000 vans to stop those doors from opening.…keep reading
There were high hopes when it came time to test the front bumper of the 2015 Honda Fit in the IIHS's newest, and most strenuous test -- the small overlap frontal crash test.
The previous five model years had all received a "poor" rating, so surely the redesigned 2015 Fit would fare much better!
Nope. Not only nope, but a big old pile of stinkin' nope to be more accurate.…keep reading