Honda Civic 1997 Owners Manual Coupe PDF

1997 Civic Coupe 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.
Contents
Introduction..................................................................................................................................................... i
A Few Words About Safety ..........................................................................................................................ii
Driver and Passenger Safety .......................................................................................................................3
Proper use and care of your vehicle's seat belts, and Supplemental Restraint System.
Instruments and Controls...........................................................................................................................31
Instrument panel in
dicator and gauge, and how to use dashboard and steering column controls.
Comfort and Convenience Features.........................................................................................................67
How t
o
op
erate the climate control system, the audio system, and other convenience features.
Before Driving ...............................................................................................................................................89
What gasoli
n
e to u
se, how to break-in your new vehicle, and how to load luggage and other cargo.
Driving.............................................................................................................................................................99
The proper way to
start the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing a trailer.
Maintenance.................................................................................................................................................121
T
h
e Ma
intenance Schedule shows you when you need to take your vehicle to the dealer.
Appearance Care.........................................................................................................................................173
T
i
ps on cl
eaning and protecting your vehicle. Things to look for if your car ever needs body repairs.
Taking Care of the Unexpected...............................................................................................................179
This section
covers sever
a
l problems motorists sometimes experience, and how to handle them.
Technical Information...............................................................................................................................201
ID numbers, dimensions, capacities, and techn
ical information.
Warranty and Customer Relations (U.S. and Canada)......................................................................213
A summary
of th
e warr
anties covering your new Honda, and how to contact us.
Authorized Manuals (U.S. only)...............................................................................................................219
How t
o
order
manuals and other technical literature.
Index .................................................................................................................................................................I
Gas Station Information
A summary of informa
tion you need when you pull up to the fuel pump.
Owner's Identification

Honda Civic 1997 Owners Manual Coupe Summary of Content

1997 Civic Coupe 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. Contents Introduction..................................................................................................................................................... i A Few Words About Safety ..........................................................................................................................ii Driver and Passenger Safety .......................................................................................................................3 Proper use and care of your vehicle's seat belts, and Supplemental Restraint System. Instruments and Controls...........................................................................................................................31Instrument panel indicator and gauge, and how to use dashboard and steering column controls. Comfort and Convenience Features.........................................................................................................67 How to operate the climate control system, the audio system, and other convenience features. Before Driving ...............................................................................................................................................89What gasoline to use, how to break-in your new vehicle, and how to load luggage and other cargo. Driving.............................................................................................................................................................99The proper way to start the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing a trailer. Maintenance.................................................................................................................................................121The Maintenance Schedule shows you when you need to take your vehicle to the dealer. Appearance Care.........................................................................................................................................173Tips on cleaning and protecting your vehicle. Things to look for if your car ever needs body repairs. Taking Care of the Unexpected...............................................................................................................179This section covers several problems motorists sometimes experience, and how to handle them. Technical Information...............................................................................................................................201ID numbers, dimensions, capacities, and technical information. Warranty and Customer Relations (U.S. and Canada)......................................................................213A summary of the warranties covering your new Honda, and how to contact us. Authorized Manuals (U.S. only)...............................................................................................................219How to order manuals and other technical literature. Index .................................................................................................................................................................I Gas Station Information A summary of information you need when you pull up to the fuel pump. Owner's Identification