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original owner & will pass on to my 5yo son
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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By dextersinister
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1993 Honda Civic Si 2dr Hatchback


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I just had the bushings replaced on my 93 Si hatchback last week. That, combined with the strut replacement last year, has my Civic driving like new. And it has 266k miles on it. Mileage has always been great. Only wear and tear issues over time. Clutch replaced a few years ago. Engine gaskets and hoses all replaced a couple years ago. All done by great local mechanic. Never any drive train issues. I change the oil myself every 3k miles. All the Si options still work too - moon roof, power side mirrors... I don't drive it super easy - combination of aggressive city driving and road trips. I look forward to it passing 325k and letting my son use it in 10-11 more years.


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Handling & performance have always been great. I love driving it on mountain roads. The Si has plenty of power for passing & maneuvering too. Gas mileage has always been great, rarely below 30mpg and over 40mpg on some highway trips. I'm 6'2" and easily fit in it. Not super comfortable on long drives though. Visibility is great (the hatchback helps)!


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My 93 Civic Si Coupe
3 of 12 people found this review helpful
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By mattamelius
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1993 Honda Civic Si 2dr Hatchback


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Ok, so about a year ago i picked up a 93 civic coupe with the original SOHC Vtec. The car had approx 297,XXX kms when i got it, and currently has 322, XXX. I love this care, since owning it, I have only done oil changes and put new rims and tires on :) Never had a problem, still pulls strong. A few mods, Chipped ECU, Short Ram Air Intake, and body kit. Extremely Reliable!!! The only bad I can say about the car is that, rear seat comfort, and the rust it has on the quarter panels and starting to show on the passenger door. Other then that, best car I have owned!


Best Features

SOHC Vtec, and its sporty appearal


Worst Features

Better body material.


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Great Car
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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By Vtechalltheway
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1993 Honda Civic Si 2dr Hatchback


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I bought this car for 2500 with 108000 miles, it's at 188000 and it's still going hard. This is a great car for anybody that likes hatches.


Best Features

The way that the interior is designed, great fold down seats, very comfortable.


Worst Features

The road noise is a little loud.


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Great Car - Hatchback bring them back
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By 1993 Si HB
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1993 Honda Civic Si 2dr Hatchback


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I have 1993 Civic Si with 246,000 miles and plan adding another 50,000. Love the hatchback, Honda need to bring it back. Getting 31-34 mpg in winter, 28-31 in summer with AC. Replaced the clutch 205,000 and manual transmission 210,000. Lost the starter coil 215,000. Paint is starting to go and the Honda’s typical wheel well rust starting to show and get bad. Sunroof stopped working 190,000ish. Thought I'd let it go and replace the car, but the dang car just keeps going, can't justify replacing it yet. Gas tank is on the smallish side. My major complaint is the missing lights on chime, this has caused me no end of heart burn.


Best Features

Nice power and MPG for its time. The hatchback makes it extremely versatile, put a storm door in it and another time had to put an unbuilt Weber gas grill in the back.


Worst Features

Larger fuel tank, AWD, and a fuel efficient gas/diesel engine (VW Jetta TDI like 140 hp 245ish torque)


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"awesome SI"
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By POK
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1993 Honda Civic Si 2dr Hatchback


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I bought this car 12/92 and I'm still driving it today. Still getting 34 miles to a gallon of gas. It's hard to let go --- got an offer 4 yrs ago for $10G and a yr ago for $8G --- still have it. She's worth every ride and $.


Best Features

Style, mileage, VTECH, 5 sp only on SI's.


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