Honda CRX Review from Finland

1985 Honda CRX SE 1.5i PMG-FI

Year of manufacture1985
First year of ownership2001
Most recent year of ownership2003
Engine and transmission 1.5i PMG-FI Manual
Performance marks 9 / 10
Reliability marks 7 / 10
Comfort marks 1 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 4 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
5.3 / 10
Distance when acquired205000 kilometres
Most recent distance215000 kilometres


Fast, fun, cheap, reliable, rusty, noisy, unstable


Ignition cables broke (insulation had worn off).

Water pump and thermostat broke.

Two holes (because of serious rust) in bottom.

Wiper bearing broke.

Rusty all-around.

General Comments:

Very weak against rust, otherwise quite reliable, fast and fun. Extremely noisy though, and not stable on high speeds.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 20th January, 2004

Average review marks: 5.3 / 10, based on 1 review