Steering (EPS)
Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New 
Steering wheel - EPS Rotational play measured at outside edge with engine running  0-10 mm (0-0.39 in.) 
Starting load measured at outside edge with engine running  34 N (3.5 kgf, 7.7 lbf) 
Gearbox - EPS Angle of rack guide screw loosened from locked position  7 °±3 ° 

Steering (Power Steering)
Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New 
Steering wheel - Power Steering Rotational play measured at outside edge with engine running  0-10 mm (0-0.39 in.) 
Starting load measured at outside edge with engine running  34 N (3.5 kgf, 7.7 lbf) 
Gearbox - Power Steering Angle of rack guide screw loosened from locked position  15 °±5 ° 
Pump Output pressure with shut-off valve closed  7,850-8,550 kPa (80-87 kgf/cm2, 1,140-1,240 psi) 
Power steering fluid Capacity
Use Honda Power Steering Fluid 
Fluid change 0.26 L (0.27 US qt, 0.22 Imp qt) 
System overhaul 0.8 L (0.85 US qt, 0.70 Imp) 

Suspension
Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New Service Limit 
Wheel alignment Camber Front 0 ° 00 ¢±30 ¢ 
Rear -1 ° 30 ¢±1 ° 
Caster Front -7 ° 00 ¢+1 ° 05 ¢-0 ° 45 ¢ 
Total Toe-in Front 0±2 mm (0±0.08 in.) 
Rear 2+2-1 mm (0.08+0.08-0.04 in.) 
Front wheel turning angle equipped with 195/65R15 91H tyres Inward 40 ° 06 ¢ ±2 ° 
Outward 31 ° 55 ¢ (Reference) 
Front wheel turning angle equipped with 205/55R16 91V tyres Inward 38 ° 46 ¢ ±2 ° 
Outward 31 ° 14 ¢ (Reference) 
Wheel Steel wheel runout Axial 0-1.0 mm (0-0.04 in.) 2.0 mm (0.08 in.) 
Radial 0-1.0 mm (0-0.04 in.) 1.5 mm (0.06 in.) 
Aluminum wheel runout Axial 0-0.7 mm (0-0.03 in.) 2.0 mm (0.08 in.) 
Radial 0-0.7 mm (0-0.03 in.) 1.5 mm (0.06 in.) 
Wheel bearing End play Front 0-0.05 mm (0-0.002 in.) 
Rear 0-0.05 mm (0-0.002 in.) 

Brakes
Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New Service Limit 
Parking brake lever Distance traveled when lever pulled with 196 N (20 kgf, 44 lbf) of force  8 to 10 clicks 
Brake pedal Pedal height (Carpet removed) M/T 153 mm (6.02 in.) 
A/T 158 mm (6.22 in.) 
Free play  1.0 mm (0.039 in.) max. 
Master cylinder Piston-to-pushrod clearance  No adjust 
Brake disc Thickness Front (NISSIN) 22.9-23.1 mm (0.90-0.91 in.) 21.0 mm (0.83 in.) 
Front (AKEBONO) 20.9-21.1 mm (0.82-0.83 in.) 19.0 mm (0.75 in.) 
Rear 8.9-9.1 mm (0.35-0.36 in.) 8.0 mm (0.31 in.) 
Runout  ——— 0.10 mm (0.004 in.) 
Parallelism  ——— 0.015 mm (0.0006 in.) 
Brake pads Pad thickness Front 9.6-10.2 mm (0.38-0.40 in.) 1.6 mm (0.06 in.) 
Rear 8.3-9.4 mm (0.33-0.37 in.) 1.6 mm (0.06 in.) 
Rear brake
(drum brake) 
Brake drum I.D.  199.9-200.0 mm (7.870-7.874 in.) 201 mm (7.91 in.) 
Brake shoe lining thickness  4.0 mm (0.18 in.) 2.0 mm (0.79 in.) 
Brake booster
(equipped with ABS/VSA) 
Master cylinder oil pressure Vacuum
kPa (mmHg, in.Hg) 
Brake pedal pressure
N (kgf, lbf) 
kPa (kgf/cm2, psi) 
0 (0, 0) 98 (10, 22) 0 (0, 0) 
294 (30, 66) 1,210 (12.3, 175) 
66.7 (500, 19.7) 98 (10, 22) 3,880 (39.6, 562) 
294 (30, 66) 9,330 (95.1, 1,353) 
Brake booster
(without ABS/VSA) 
Master cylinder oil pressure Vacuum
kPa (mmHg, in.Hg) 
Brake pedal pressure
N (kgf, lbf) 
kPa (kgf/cm2, psi) 
0 (0, 0) 98 (10, 22) 0 (0, 0) 
294 (30, 66) 1,210 (12.3, 175) 
66.7 (500, 19.7) 98 (10, 22) 4,710 (48.0, 682) 
294 (30, 66) 9,370 (95.5, 1,359) 

Air Conditioning
Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New 
Refrigerant Type  HFC-134a (R-134a) 
Capacity of system LHD 400-450 g (14.1-15.8 oz) 
RHD 450-500 g (15.8-17.6 oz) 
Refrigerant oil Type  SNADEN: SP-10
(P/N 38897-P13-A01 or 38899-P13-A01) 
Capacity of components Condenser 50 mL (1 2/3 fl oz, 1.8 Imp oz) 
Evaporator 40 mL (1 1/3 fl oz, 1.4 Imp oz) 
Each Line and hose 10 mL (1/3 fl oz, 0.4 Imp oz) 
Compressor 75-85 mL (2 1/2-2 5/6 fl oz, 2.6-3.0 Imp oz) 
Compressor Field coil resistance At 20 °C (68 °F) 3.15-3.45 W 
Pulley-to-pressure plate clearance  0.35-0.65 mm (0.014-0.026 in.)