Honda Civic 2003 Owners Manual Sedan PDF

2003 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.
Refer to
Civic
GX Manu
al
for additional information.
Contents
Owner's Identification Form
Introduction ..................................................................................................................................................... i
A Few Wor
ds About Safety ..........................................................................................................................
ii
Your Car at a Glance ......................................................................................................................................2
Driver and Passenger Safety .......................................................................................................................5
P
roper use a
nd care of your car's seat belts, and Supplemental Restraint System.
Instruments and Controls...........................................................................................................................
59
Instrument panel indica
tor and gauge, and how to use dashboard and steering column controls.
Comfort and Convenience Features.......................................................................................................
109
How t
o
op
era
te the climate control system, the audio system, and other convenience features.
Before Driving .............................................................................................................................................
15
5
What gasolin
e to us
e, how
to break-in your new car, and how to load luggage and other cargo.
Driving...........................................................................................................................................................
169
The proper way to start
the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing a trailer.
Maintenance.................................................................................................................................................
187
T
h
e Ma
int
enance Schedule shows you when you need to take your car to the dealer.
Appearance
C
a
r
e.........................................................................................................................................
249
Tips on cleaning and protecting your car. Things to look for if your car ever needs body repairs.
Taking Care of the Unexpected...............................................................................................................
257
This section
covers sever
a
l pr
oblems motorists sometimes experience, and how to handle them.
Technical Information...............................................................................................................................
285
ID numbers, dimensions, capacities, and techni
cal information.
Warranty and Customer Relations (U.S. and Canada)......................................................................
29
9
A summary
of th
e warr
anties covering your new Honda, and how to contact us.
Authorized Manuals (U.S. only)...............................................................................................................
30
3
How t
o
order
manuals and other technical literature.
Index ...............................................................................................................................
..................................
I
Servic
e Inf
ormat
ion Summary
A summary of information you ne
ed when you pull up to the fuel pump.

Honda Civic 2003 Owners Manual Sedan Summary of Content

2003 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. Refer to Civic GX Manual 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...........................................................................................................................59 Instrument panel indicator and gauge, and how to use dashboard and steering column controls. Comfort and Convenience Features.......................................................................................................109How to operate the climate control system, the audio system, and other convenience features. Before Driving .............................................................................................................................................155What gasoline to use, how to break-in your new car, and how to load luggage and other cargo. Driving...........................................................................................................................................................169 The proper way to start the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing a trailer. Maintenance.................................................................................................................................................187The Maintenance Schedule shows you when you need to take your car to the dealer. Appearance Care.........................................................................................................................................249Tips on cleaning and protecting your car. Things to look for if your car ever needs body repairs. Taking Care of the Unexpected...............................................................................................................257This section covers several problems motorists sometimes experience, and how to handle them. Technical Information...............................................................................................................................285ID numbers, dimensions, capacities, and technical information. Warranty and Customer Relations (U.S. and Canada)......................................................................299A summary of the warranties covering your new Honda, and how to contact us. Authorized Manuals (U.S. only)...............................................................................................................303How 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.