Vehicle2009 Honda Civic EX-L 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 5A)
ReviewMy 2009 Honda Civic is a year old with 15,000 miles. Took it to the dealer for brake problems and was told the brakes are dirty and rusting at 15,000 miles? This is inexcusable. I paid over $600 for repairs on a new car. Now I'm hearing many complaints and am afraid I will soon have to replace the brakes at my expense. I've driven a Honda for 15 years and will never buy another one. I'm thinking of trading my new Civic in for a reliable car.
Best FeaturesI am so disgusted by the brake problem that there are no favorite features.
Worst FeaturesHonda should acknowledge the design flaw in the brakes, recall the cars and fix the problem - or lose lots of customers.
on 05/13/11 14:40 PM (UTC)
Just yesterday I replaced my front brakes on my 2009 Honda Civic. The guy at the shop said, I doubt if you need brakes at 15, 600 miles. Well, I did. I'm none too happy. I got this Honda, my first, as a last car since I'll be retiring soon. However, if I have more problems, it won't be my last car!!!! But the next won't be a Honda!Report it
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