Honda Civic Fenders
The Honda Civic is a compact car that is available in two-door, hatchback, or four-door models. The fender, which extends from the bumper to the car door, is an important part of the vehicle. If your Civic gets damaged in an accident, the Honda Civic fenders may need to be replaced.Do Honda fenders come painted?
Some come painted while others will have a coat of primer. If you're buying used parts, you may be able to find some that match your car. When you're buying fenders for your Civic, it's important to know the exact shade of your car. This information can likely be found in the driver-side door jamb or in the manual that came with your car. You can look up the color using your VIN number.How do you choose the right parts for your Civic?
The most important aspect of choosing fenders for your Honda Civic is knowing the model of your car. It's also important to know which type of Honda Civic you have and the location on your car where you're putting the new fender as the parts' compatibility may vary between the coupe, sedan, hatchback, and other body styles of the Honda Civic. Additionally, some Honda fenders come in a set while others can be purchased individually. The following information can give you a general idea of the year ranges of fenders for the Honda Civic that are compatible. If you have an older vehicle that was made before 1996, there may be some parts that fit.
- 1996 - 2000
- 2001 - 2005
- 2006 - 2011
- 2012 - 2015
- 2016 - Present
There are several options when it comes to fenders and accessories for the Honda Civic. Some parts are factory-made by Honda and are designed to be an exact replica of the ones that originally came on your car. These will have OEM in the product description, which is an indication of an authentic Honda-made product. The following is some information on the different Honda parts available.
- Fender liners: Installed above the tires, these help to protect the underneath area of your car
- Rear fenders: Specialized for either the driver or passenger side, these attach to body of the car above the rear tires.
- Front fenders: Specialized for the driver or passenger side, these attach to the body of the car above the front tires.
- Clips: These are used to attach the front fender and rear fender to the body of the car.
The installation process can be quite simple, especially for those with knowledge of car body work. Fenders attach to your car with clips, rivets, screws, and nuts. Once you've removed the old Honda fenders, you can install the replacement ones. The removal and installation process requires you to open the hood for access to the fender attachments. Occasionally, the bumper may also need to be removed.Do fenders come with the hardware needed for installation?
If you're ordering replacement parts, they may include the hardware needed for installation. When ordering used parts for your Honda Civic, however, you should be aware that hardware may not be included with your purchase. If the existing clips on your Honda aren't damaged or worn, they can be reused. Otherwise, you can purchase a set of clips separately.