Honda Civic: Manual transmission models - Reverse Lockout - When Driving - Driving - Honda Civic Owners ManualHonda Civic: Manual transmission models - Reverse Lockout

6-speed manual transmission models

The manual transmission has a lockout mechanism that stops you from accidentally shifting into while the vehicle is moving above a certain from a forward gear while the vehicle is moving above a certain speed.

If you cannot shift to vehicle is stopped, do the following: when the vehicle is stopped, do the following:

1. Depress the clutch pedal, move the shift

1. Depress the clutch pedal, move the shift lever all the way to the left, and shift to 2. If you still cannot shift into ,.

2. If you still cannot shift into apply the, apply the parking brake, and turn the ignition switch to ACCESSORY . or LOCK 3. Depress the clutch pedal and shift into.

3. Depress the clutch pedal and shift into 4. Keep depressing the clutch pedal and start.

4. Keep depressing the clutch pedal and start the engine.

Have the vehicle checked by a dealer if you have to go through this procedure repeatedly.

    Manual transmission models - Shifting
    ■Shift Lever Operation Fully depress the clutch pedal to operate the shift lever and change gears, then slowly release the pedal. Depress the clutch pedal, and pause for a few seconds befo ...

    Cruise Control
    Maintains a constant vehicle speed without having to keep your foot on the accelerator. Use cruise control on freeways or open roads where you can travel at a constant speed with little accelera ...

    See also:

    Deactivating/activating ESP® (except AMG vehicles)
    WARNING ESP® should not be deactivated during normal driving other than in the circumstances described below. Disabling the system will reduce vehicle stability in driving maneuvers. Do n ...

    Push starting
    ● Do not push start this vehicle. The three-way catalyst may be damaged. ● Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) models cannot be push-started or tow-started. Attempting to d ...

    Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) check warning light (if so equipped)
    When the ignition switch is placed in the ON position, the light comes on for about 2 seconds. If the light comes on at any other time, it may indicate the CVT system is not functioning properly. ...