9th Gen (2012 – 2015) Honda Civic Problems

The 9th generation of the Civic has a cumulative PainRank™ of 31.79. That can be compared against other Honda generations. Shopping for a Honda? You should probably steer clear of this generation.

Owners of the 2012–2015 Civic model years have sent in 406 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the interior (33%) followed by the engine (11%) and the body (9%).

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 2012 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2015 62
23.79
2014 59
21.33
2013 105
34.69
2012 180
47.37

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