All this great equipment adds up to one capable and fun-to-drive car. Model year 1999 Year of manufacture 1999 First year of ownership 2018 Most recent year of ownership 2019 Engine and transmission 1. The biggest repair I had to make was the catalytic converter. The humble began its long life here in '74 as an imported, economical transporter for the masses. The parking brake line was replaced a couple of times. More like a motorcycle than a car engine, revving to an 8000-rpm redline, the Civic Si is one of those cars with which we love to surprise other drivers. Honda also went to work on marginally improving the handling of the Si with progressively valved shocks, front and rear anti-roll bars, shock tower brace, and standard 15-inch aluminum wheels.
The commercial copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any such matters or any part of this site is strictly prohibited. I have replaced maintainance items, like timing belts, spark plugs and brake pads. This isn't the most comfortable for long highway trips, but for the amount of power, 34-36mpg is very nice. Some product and company names mentioned on this site may be trademarks of their respective owners. To make things worse, economy rarely applies… Honda always manages to give more car for the money than expected, and the Civic continues this trait. Chances are good the byproduct won't be delectable.
Most reliable car I have ever driven. The way you drive will also affect the mileage. I wish I could a brand new 1999 model. The needle reaches empty when the tank still has 12 litres left. It quickly earned popularity in the U. It's a bit too rough on the freeway, and too noisy.
The full Terms and Conditions of using this website and database can be found. And I'm not just talking sports cars. That makes it not only a prime candidate for new customers, but also a well-defined target for every carmaker playing in the same league. Against members of its class, the Civic has been the pick of the litter for several years. Also standard are a keyless remote, power mirrors, power windows and cruise control. Civics are rough if you're used to driving a Lincoln, but compared to my Jeep it's a luxury sedan.
In '99, the time is again ripe for an Si model, and has answered the cracking voices of young drivers across the country with a new, improved Civic Si coupe. No rust on the car after 11 winters on salted roads. It still has 10 litres in the tank when the fuel light comes on. Yeah I know that's a lot of miles. Engine, transmission and gearbox are excellent.
Also standard are a keyless remote, power mirrors, power windows and cruise control. The cooling fan has had to be replaced. Hopped-up Civics are most prevalent in southern California, where automotive trends often show up first. The only draw back is that a lot of people steal the cars for parts to trick them out. Fuel gauge is not very accurate. Three body… When Honda introduced the Civic in '73, it quickly established a foothold for the Japanese automaker in the U.
No Review Date: 19th January, 2010 I've owned both the 1999 Toyota Corolla and 1999 Honda Civic, and I can tell you that they each have their own problems. It has a cover on it with boxes to show which fuse is for what. The drawback is, it takes premium gas. And the latest line of Civics seem poised to continue the winning streak. In '99, the time is again ripe for an Si model, and has answered the cracking voices of young drivers across the country with a new, improved Civic Si coupe. The second thing that can affect the mileage is the nature of the area you drive in, meani … ng if it's flat or mountainous. It was gone before its time.
Since then, the Civic's been our market's best-selling subcompact, and Americans have consumed seven generations' worth. With manual you should get more. I still get about 24-25 mpg in the city and 30-32 mpg on the interstate. You'll need to do this to disconnect the wiring even if you have to remove the tank because of a leak or other damage. Yet, this remarkable Si engine is able to extract an estimated 26 mpg in the city and a far-reaching 31 mpg on the highway.
. I bought it with over 40,000 miles and at the end it had 125,000. On average you'll get about 3 more miles to the gallon with a manual transmission. I've only driven it hard a handful of times, but I know it doesn't take long to exceed 100mph. Yes Review Date: 10th May, 2010 Faults: The radiator cracked at about 80k miles. Best car I've owned so far. This cars gas mileage was made it even more attractive, to my wallet I mean, and it ran like a champ.
Still runs very nice at near 153K. The main one is under the hood in the top-left corner of the engine compartment. But when you push the revs beyond the 6000-rpm range, the commuter car transforms into a tenacious little street fighter. On the inside of that cover, there is another diagram of boxes showing what all these fuses are for. The only draw back is that a lot of people steal the cars for parts to trick them out.