2001 Honda Civic se executive 1.6 automatic Stalk controls .REF and DEC plus end button ?

Avatar
anthony Hunt
Fixes: 94
Problem added: Sep 21, 2013 (6 years ago)
hi iv just bought a Honda civic SE executive 1.6 auto and on the column is a stalk with a slide button saying on and off 'a button on the end the letters REF and DEC could someone please explain what they are please I'v read the hand book from front to back and there is no third stalk ? plus searched the internet and youtube 'with no luck 'when 'plus the stalk moves up and down ? when I bought the car they said the button is the overdrive but when I press it nothing happens ??? thanks tony

Car details
Car: Honda Civic
Variant: se executive 1.6 automatic
Model Year: 2001
Category: Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

Recalls: Honda Civic Recalls
More: Honda Civic Problems
Replies and fixes
Avatar
whittingehame
Fixes: 12,484
Sep 21, 2013 (6 years ago)
Sure it's not cruise control ?
Avatar
anthony Hunt
Fixes: 94
Sep 21, 2013 (6 years ago)
yes it could be ? but he said overdrive 'but when I push the button in nothing happens'and no indication its on or off on the dash ? fantastic car in wonderful condition and only 50.000 miles '
Avatar
whittingehame
Fixes: 12,484
Sep 21, 2013 (6 years ago)
Cruise control usually doesn't kick in to approx 30mph + .If not working , could check fuses .Handbook may give setting procedure ?
Avatar
anthony Hunt
Fixes: 94
Sep 21, 2013 (6 years ago)
ok thanks will do
Avatar
whittingehame
Fixes: 12,484
Sep 21, 2013 (6 years ago)
This is for a 2000 Civic cruise control , may give you an idea if nothing in handbook .That's if it is cruise control .

http://voices.yahoo.com/video/2000-honda-civic-ex-cruise-control-340601.html?cat=27
Avatar
anthony Hunt
Fixes: 94
Sep 22, 2013 (6 years ago)
thanks for the link 'going to lift my bonnet now to check the fuses and to see if there's anything else I can spot'tony
Post a reply
Please login to reply
Planning on fixing the problem yourself?

If you need parts to do the job head over to Euro Car Parts to find the parts you need.

  • Free UK Delivery
  • 365 Day Returns
  • Free Click and Collect
Fix your Civic problem

Add your problem now, it's quick and easy

Post a Problem
News & Updates
Need an MOT after lockdown?
Find your nearest MOT Test Centre

Volvo Seat Belt Recall
Affects S60CC, V60CC, S60, XC60, V60, XC70, V70 and S80

AutoInsider recall database updated
Recent recalls for Volvo, Audi and Porsche

Find your nearest
Diagnostics App

Identify problem parts

Try it now
On Social Media