1998 Honda Civic

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29 reviews
Available Price Range $647-$5,423 Trims8 Combined MPG 32-40 Seats 5

Our Take on the 1998 Honda Civic

Our Take


Our Expert Reviews

It's almost too easy to confuse conservatism with dullness. But most people seem to be conservative, especially when it comes time to lay their money on the line for a new car. Many people complain about snooze-arama styling, then turn around and buy a car like the Honda Civic sedan. With it's conservative, upright stance, you'd never confuse it for a sports sedan. But look c... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.7 out of 5

Based on 29 reviews

Excellent Value for the Money

by Happy Dad from on October 12, 2010

I bought this car for my son after doing a fair amount of research on the used car websites. It was in great shape with little rust for a 12 year old car. Although I needed to replace the timing belt ... Read Full Review

8 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 17 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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