2004 Honda Civic Sedan Owners Manual PDF

2004 Civic Sedan Online Reference Owner's Manual
Use these links (and links throughout this manual) to navigate through this reference.
For a printed owner's manual, click on authorized manuals or go to www.helminc.com.
If you have a Civic GX refer to Civic GX Owner?s Manual Supplement for additional information.
Contents
Owner's Identification Form
Introduction ..................................................................................................................................................... i
A Few Words About Safety .......................................................................................................................... ii
Your Car at a Glance ......................................................................................................................................2
Driver and Passenger Safety .......................................................................................................................5
Prop
er use and care of your car's seat belts, and Supplemental Restraint System.
Instruments and Cont
rols...........................................................................................................................49
Instrument panel indicator and gauge, and how to use dashboard and steering column controls.
Comfort and Convenience Features........................................................................................................
.
87
How to operate the climate control system, the audio system, and other convenience features.
Before Driving ............................................................................................................................................
.
1
11
What gasoline to use, how to break-in your new car, and how to load luggage and other cargo.
Driving...........................................................................................................................................................
123
The proper way to start the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing a trailer.
Maintenance
..............................................................................................................................
.
..................135
The Maintenance Schedule shows you when you need to take your car to the dealer.
Taking Care of the Unexpected...............................................................................................................169
This section covers several problems motorists sometimes experience, and how to handle them.
Technical Information...............................................................................................................................193
ID numbers,
dimensions, capacities, and technical information.
Warranty and Customer Relations (U.S. and Canada)......................................................................
2
07
A summary
of the warranties covering your new Honda, and how to contact us.
Authorized Manuals (U.S. only
)
..............................................................................................................
.211
How to order manuals and other technical literature.
Index ................................................................................................................................................................. I
Service Information Summary
A summary
of information you n
eed when you pull up to the fuel pump.

2004 Honda Civic Sedan Owners Manual Summary of Content

2004 Civic Sedan Online Reference Owner's Manual Use these links (and links throughout this manual) to navigate through this reference. For a printed owner's manual, click on authorized manuals or go to www.helminc.com. If you have a Civic GX refer to Civic GX Owners Manual Supplement for additional information. Contents Owner's Identification Form Introduction ..................................................................................................................................................... i A Few Words About Safety .......................................................................................................................... ii Your Car at a Glance ......................................................................................................................................2 Driver and Passenger Safety .......................................................................................................................5 Proper use and care of your car's seat belts, and Supplemental Restraint System. Instruments and Controls...........................................................................................................................49 Instrument panel indicator and gauge, and how to use dashboard and steering column controls. Comfort and Convenience Features.........................................................................................................87 How to operate the climate control system, the audio system, and other convenience features. Before Driving .............................................................................................................................................111 What gasoline to use, how to break-in your new car, and how to load luggage and other cargo. Driving...........................................................................................................................................................123 The proper way to start the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing a trailer. Maintenance.................................................................................................................................................135 The Maintenance Schedule shows you when you need to take your car to the dealer. Taking Care of the Unexpected...............................................................................................................169 This section covers several problems motorists sometimes experience, and how to handle them. Technical Information...............................................................................................................................193 ID numbers, dimensions, capacities, and technical information. Warranty and Customer Relations (U.S. and Canada)......................................................................207 A summary of the warranties covering your new Honda, and how to contact us. Authorized Manuals (U.S. only)...............................................................................................................211 How to order manuals and other technical literature. Index ................................................................................................................................................................. I Service Information Summary A summary of information you need when you pull up to the fuel pump.