1st Gen (2000 – 2003) Honda S2000 Problems

The 1st generation of the S2000 has a cumulative PainRank™ of 0.43. That can be compared against other Honda generations. Shopping for a Honda? This generation is generally a good bet.

Owners of the 2000–2003 S2000 model years have sent in 7 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (42%) followed by the steering (28%) and the exterior (14%).

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 2000 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2003 2
0.49
2002 1
0.1
2001 1
0.4
2000 3
0.74

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