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…Continue reading article "Peeling Paint and Clear Coat"
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. …Continue reading article "Fit Bumper Safety Defects"
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.
- clearcoat and paint problems in the 2006 Civic
- paint is peeling/cracking in the 2007 Civic
- clear coat is peeling from hood, roof, and/or trunk in the 1998 Accord
- clear coat/paint peeling in the 2004 Accord
- clear coat peeling in the 2009 Civic
- clear coat coming off in the 2003 Accord
- paint and clearcoat dissolving in the 2002 Accord
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 article "A Fix On the Way For Odyssey Sliding Door Issues?"
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 article "Fit Owners Eligible to Get Free Bumper Upgrade"