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  1. Looking at buying a 2.2 diesel civic

    Buying, Dealers and Servicing
    Hey everyone! I am looking into buying a 2.2 diesel civic and was just wondering if there are any common problems I should be looking for when viewing one of these cars? Any advice would be great Cheers
  2. Costco Fuel!!!!

    Any non Civic chat here please!
    Email today from Costco, when was the last time you saw it this cheap?
  3. Owned a Tourer for 3 months now!

    User Reviews (9G)
    Hi, New member here and quite new Civic tourer (pre-facelift) owner :) Just wanted to share some feelings of my Civic. I bought it from a car retailer here in Finland and it had 107 000 km driven. One owner before me. Has the 1.6 diesel, ADAS system, xenon lights, adaptive dampers, tinted...
  4. Faults 1.6 I DTEC Complete turbo failure at 103K Miles

    Engines and Transmission (9G)
    Hi all, First post on this forum, So I picked up my first civic not even 2 months ago now a 63 reg ES with 100K miles on the clock, full Honda service history all the way up to its last one at 99k. So getting to the point today I was powering up a hill about to change gear and hit around 3k RPM...
  5. Tuning Improve exhaust sound on 1.6 I-Dtec

    Engines and Transmission (9G)
    Hello all, I have a 1.6 I-Dtec Civic and I was wondering if anyone found anything for their 9G to improve its sound; I found a four-exhaust system by Fox but (as always for this car) I couldn't find anything more than that and I think that it's quite.. exaggerated for a car like this. Don't...
  6. Engine Randomly entering limp mode - *No Check Engine or Error Codes!*

    Bugs, faults and irritations (8G)
    Hi everyone! I'm excited to say this is my first post of many on the forums! Not so excited to say, I have a doozy of a problem on my 180k miles 2008 2.2 CDTi... The old girl has been slowly decreasing in fuel economy - down to low 40's on the motorway from the low 50's a few thousand miles...
  7. Fuel Issue filling up fuel

    Bugs, faults and irritations (8G)
    Hi Guys, For a while now I've had an issue with filling up my car with fuel. My car is the 2.2 Diesel 07 Reg Civic SE When inserting the nozzle and starting to fill up, I only get about 2 litres in before the pump clicks off. I can then wait a few seconds and get some more in before it clicks...
  8. My 2012 Civic 2.2 I-DTEC 9G Orchid

    Gallery (9G)
    Here's my girl. I call her Rhonda haha. She's had a few mods including: 18" Blade Alloys (8th gen I think) repainted in Satin Black including locking & lug nuts Bilstein B12 Pro Kit Remap (John & Paul Big Fish Tuning Stokesley) 213 BHP @ 4272 RPM & 427 Nm @ 3127 RPM Satin Black calipers I've...
  9. Engine Turbo Noise in Low Revs

    Bugs, faults and irritations (8G)
    HI, Last August I got a remap done to my 2.2 i-ctdi 2009 Civic. It was Stage 1 from Celtic Tuning done by a garage in Perth (Scotland). After the remap I could hear slight grumble whenever I would engage clutch and revs would drop to about 1500. It was barely noticeable and and I assumed noise...
  10. Diesel tank wont take pump nozzle

    General Discussion (8G)
    Have just gone to fill the car (2007 Civic) and the nozzle of the diesel pump wont go into the filler hole. But if I use my finger the metal flap opens. What the hell is going on ??? !!! I tried three different pumps and the same thing. For some reason it wont open up as normal so that I can...
  11. My Type S GT

    Modification Projects
    Evening all, not really done a mod thread so to speak, just a few bits and bobs here and there to show what I've done. Figured I'd merge them into one post so I can see progress etc... Had it since January, absolutely loved every minute of driving it, such a machine!!! When I bought it...
  12. Oil 1.6 i-dtec diesel engine oil?

    Engines and Transmission (9G)
    I've got mixed bag recommendations so far, rung one Honda garage and the service manager say they put in 0w20 Castrol Edge oil during a service interval. Spoke to another Honda garage and they say use 0w30 Castrol Edge. I didn't have a manual when I bought my new car so don't know what this...
  13. Exhaust Chronicle of a faulty DPF

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    In 2014 dpf self cleaning process was efectuated by ecu in 3x8-10 cases followed by a regenerating(outburning) cycle at Honda dealer (3x until today). In 2015 january ecu shows DPF system failure with limp mode. A new DPF filter cost is 2500 Euro, and because of low mileage 60000 km i opted...
  14. Cosmic Mihail's FK3 Dream car

    Gallery (8G)
    Hey everybody! First time posting here, but a long-time reader! :) My name is Mihail, I'm from Bulgaria, and I just bought my dream car about 2 weeks ago :) It's a 2006 2.2 iCTDi FK2, bought from Honda Bulgaria in May 2006. I managed to get a good deal on it, it had 83k miles on the clock...
  15. My first car - main questions.

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hi! I want to buy a 5d honda civic 2006+ it will be my first car. Mileage ~100,000-150,000 km. My mileage per year will be ~10,000 km max. 1. The main question is - diesel 2.2 or petrol 1.8? I'm interested in "reliability", here I mean - technical maintenance, which one i'm going to fix more...
  16. Alarm Alarm issue

    Electronics (8G)
    Hi there I've just bought a 56 plate 2.2 diesel civic and love the car... However, the alarm has gone off at random times in the three days since I've owned it. The garage I bought it from is 50 miles away so not easy to take back to. I took it to an auto electrician who couldn't diagnose a...
  17. Faults Honda Civic 2.2 CDTi ’06 Not Starting

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Hi, Hoping someone out there might be able to help. I am having problems with my ’06 Honda Civic 2.2CDTi. The original problem was the car was running on 3 cylinders, but it still started and ran every time. The computer was showing short circuit on number 4 cylinder. I left the car off the...
  18. Fuel Shocking Fuel Leak!

    Engines and Transmission (8G)
    Hi Guys, its been a while since I last posted on here but felt I had to with what I discovered today! Got home form work and could smell diesel when I opened the door. So, I had a look underneath and sure enough there was diesel dripping from the under tray. So out comes the jack and stands and...
  19. What can I modify on my civic?

    General Discussion (8G)
    Hi everyone. I'm new to the forum and to my Honda civic. I have a 2008 2.2 diesel and I have no idea what to do to it. Can I please get some help or suggestions :) So far I'm getting her remapped by Celtic tuning in the 13th Also I'm looking into getting a new head unit and sound system...
  20. Honda Diagnostic System advice please

    General Discussion (8G)
    A friend of mine has a Honda Diagnostic System and I'd like to use it to run a few diagnostic tests on my i-CTDi to hopefully confirm the cause of the occasional hesitation I have been recently experiencing. My feeling is a sticky IMRC, but I don't want to start dismantling and cleaning bits...