Honda Civic: VSA® Operation - When Driving - Driving - Honda Civic Owners ManualHonda Civic: VSA® Operation

When VSA® activates, you may notice that the

When VSA® activates, you may notice that the engine does not respond to the accelerator.

You may also notice some noise from the hydraulic system. You will also see the indicator blink.

    VSA® (Vehicle Stability Assist), aka ESC (Electronic Stability Control), System
    VSA® helps to stabilize the vehicle during cornering if the vehicle turns more or less than what was intended. It also assists in maintaining traction on slippery surfaces. It does so by regul ...

    VSA® On and Off
    This button is on the driver side control panel. To turn the VSA® system on and off, press and hold it until you hear a beep. VSA® will stop and the indicator will come on. To turn it on ag ...

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