The 8th generation of the Civic has a cumulative PainRank™ of 51.37. That can be compared against other Honda generations. Shopping for a Honda? You should avoid this generation like the plague that it is.
Owners of the 2006–2011 Civic model years have sent in 2856 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the body (25%) followed by the interior (18%) and the engine (15%).