I still drive a manual Honda hatchback, the same model I learned to drive sixteen years ago. ... But the main reason I drive a Civic is that if I ever had to learn another set of driving protocols, I would panic. I know where this clutch is and these gears and this control for the intermittent rear windshield wiper, and if, God forbid, Honda should ever go out of business, I would have to start ... My trials with the transmission were complicated by the fact that early Civics featured a manual choke.
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