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  1. Brakes Check System - ABS and VSA warning lights

    Bugs, faults and irritations (8G)
    Hi all, I'm new here, first post and hoping you guys havethe expertise to point me in the right direction. I've got an 8th Gen 1.4L Honda Civic, 2007 reg,~94,000 miles. A couple of weeks ago the ABS and VSA warninglights came on shortly after starting the engine. I pulled over, engine...
  2. Faults Flashing coil light, check system and running fan

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Hi, This morning when I started the car for the first time since last night, the fan sounded quite noisy from outside the car, I thought perhaps it's to do with the A/C being on. I switched off the A/C but it still sounded loud, i also noticed the check system light and coil light flashing. I...
  3. Brakes Check System (!) Brakes

    Bugs, faults and irritations (8G)
    Hi all, First time post on this forum, any advice would be appreciated as I am not a expert on Honda specific issues. When I start my 2006 1.8 iVtec Civic I get a Check System (!) message on the dash which I believe is Check Brake System. The message pops up after starting and the ABS and...
  4. System Check Light

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hi All, This is my first post in the forum and I am hoping I have put it in the right place. Here is my problem. I have had the car about 2 weeks now and it drives absolutely fantastic, decent on fuel etc. I sometimes turn the car on an the check system light flashes up, this seems to...
  5. Electrics A/C fault with engine management light?

    Electronics (8G)
    Hi, I hope someone can help a complete newbie :confused: I got my Civic (55 reg, 2.2TDI sport) a month ago and the previous owner told me that she newer used the aircon as it wasn't blowing any cold air at all. As I looked through the forum I saw that it might just needs a recharging so I took...
  6. Faults Turbo Failure

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Guys, A week ago my car turbo blew up whilst on the motorway, resulting in a new turbo being fitted. Thankfully Honda did this under warranty (07 with 71000 miles) otherwise I was looking at a bill of £1800!!! - The dealer said they had never seen this fault before, but honda customers...