1st Gen (2007 – 2008) Honda Fit Problems

The 1st generation of the Fit has a cumulative PainRank™ of 19.71. That can be compared against other Honda generations. Shopping for a Honda? You could do worse (but you could also do better).

Owners of the 2007–2008 Fit model years have sent in 104 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (15%) followed by the steering (13%) and the body (12%).

Comparing Years in This Generation

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 2007 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2008 41
16.83
2007 63
22.59

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