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Honda Jazz 2016

The 2016 Honda Jazz range of configurations is currently priced from $10,990.

The 2016 Honda Jazz carries a braked towing capacity of up to 1000 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

Honda Jazz 2016 Price and Specs

The Honda Jazz 2016 is currently available from $10,990 for the Jazz VTi up to $21,990 for the Jazz VTi-L.

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$16,994
Based on 92 cars listed for sale in the last 6 months
Lowest Price
$10,990
Highest Price
$21,990
Honda Jazz Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
Hybrid Hatchback 1.3L Hyb/ULP CVT AUTO $10,600 $15,620
VTi Hatchback 1.5L ULP CVT AUTO $9,100 $13,750
VTi Hatchback 1.5L ULP 5 SP MAN $7,800 $12,100
VTi LE Hatchback 1.5L ULP CVT AUTO $9,900 $14,850
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Honda Jazz 2016 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Honda Jazz here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • What is the best dog-friendly car?

    If you like the idea of the Honda but don’t want such a physically large package, take a look at the Honda Jazz. Yes, it’s probably one size down from your current Focus, but its interior is very spacious for its external dimensions. It’s also the car that has probably the most versatile interior in terms of flexible seating arrangements with a rear seat that folds, slides and tumbles. It also has normal ride height (as opposed to the jacked-up stance that SUVs boast) so your dog may find it easier to jump in without hitting anything. Beyond that, you really need to visit dealerships and check for yourself that rear doors, rear seats and general layout suit your very specific canine requirements.

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  • Which generation Honda Jazz had a transmission issue related to the CVT?

    The problem you refer to affected the very first Jazz models sold here up to 2008. Any car made after that date should not exhibit the same problem as Honda made running changes to fix it back in the day.

    The problem was actually traced back to the wrong transmission fluid being used in the CVT unit. These modern transmission are very particular about what fluid they use, especially with regard to the complex brew of additives that make up the fluid.

    Over time, the fluid in the affected Jazzes would start to break down as the additives became depleted, at which point, it wasn’t doing the complete job necessary. Specifically, the depleted additive package suddenly allowed the starter-motor clutch to remain engaged. Essentially, you had the transmission trying to drive the car and the starter clutch dragging at it, effectively trying to slow it down. Which is when the car would start to shudder.

    The solution was to switch to a new, reformulated transmission fluid which was added to the drained CVT, the car driven for a certain distance, the new fluid dumped and refilled and then the ECU reset to recalibrate the transmission. Problem sorted.

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  • Honda Jazz 2008: What's the difference between models?

    There’s a bit of detail missing from your question, Peter, but I’ll take a stab in the dark and guess that you’re talking about the Honda Jazz city car. The MY06 Jazz was, in fact, known as the GD model, while the GE you’re comparing it with was released in 2008.

    The GE was an all-new model Jazz, so fundamentally they’re entirely different cars. Yes, they share a similar mechanical specification and share a place in terms of their market segments, but beyond that, the GE is a newer design with better dynamics and superior safety levels.

    If you can afford the later GE model, then it would definitely be a better car.

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  • Toyota Yaris 2011 and Honda Jazz 2005: Engine longevity

    A few factors determine engine longevity, so let’s start with the first of those, the basic materials and design of the engine in question. Both the Toyota and Honda have advanced small-capacity engines that are made from quality materials. So that’s in their favour.

    The second factor is servicing. A lack of regular maintenance including fresh oil and filters will kill engines fast, so that’s crucial. And finally, how they are driven will also play a part. An engine that only does long distances in the country will always last longer than one that is subjected to frequent cold starts and stop-start traffic. An engine that is regularly revved to redline between the gears will also potentially die younger than one that is driven sensibly and with a bit of mechanical sympathy.

    The bottom line? There’s no short answer. But I have seen small-capacity Honda and Toyota engines clock up 250,000km and more with correct maintenance. Things have certainly changed from the 1950s when the average car engine needed a rebuilt every 100,000km and what was called a de-coke and valve-grind every 30,000km. Ask your grandfather about it.

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Honda Jazz 2016 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2016 Honda Jazz are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1695mm x 1525mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Honda Jazz 2016 Dimensions  include 1525mm height, 1695mm width, 3930mm length.
Honda Jazz Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
VTI Hatchback 1524x1694x3996 mm 135 mm
VTI LE Hatchback 1524x1694x3996 mm 135 mm
VTI-S Hatchback 1524x1694x3996 mm 135 mm
VTI-L Hatchback 1524x1694x3996 mm 135 mm
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Honda Jazz 2016 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2016 Honda Jazz is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Honda Jazz currently offers fuel consumption from 4.5 to 6.2L/100km. The Honda Jazz is available with the following fuel types: Hyb/ULP and ULP.

Honda Jazz Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
Hybrid Hatchback 1.3L,Hyb/ULP,CVT AUTO 4.5L/100km
VTI Hatchback 1.5L,ULP,CVT AUTO 5.8L/100km
VTI Hatchback 1.5L,ULP,5 SP MAN 6.2L/100km
VTI LE Hatchback 1.5L,ULP,CVT AUTO 5.8L/100km
VTI-L Hatchback 1.5L,ULP,CVT AUTO 5.8L/100km
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Honda Jazz 2016 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2016 Honda Jazz will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Honda Jazz vary from 15x5.5 inches to 16x6 inches.

Honda Jazz Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
VTI Hatchback 175x65 R15 15x5.5 inches 175x65 R15 15x5.5 inches
VTI LE Hatchback 175x65 R15 15x5.5 inches 175x65 R15 15x5.5 inches
VTI-S Hatchback 185x55 R16 16x6 inches 185x55 R16 16x6 inches
VTI-L Hatchback 185x55 R16 16x6 inches 185x55 R16 16x6 inches
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Honda Jazz 2016 Towing capacity

The Honda Jazz’s towing capacity ranges from 0kg to 1000kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Honda Jazz Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
VTI Hatchback 1.5L,ULP,5 SP MAN 1000kg
VTI Hatchback 1.5L,ULP,CVT AUTO 800kg
VTI LE Hatchback 1.5L,ULP,CVT AUTO 800kg
VTI-S Hatchback 1.5L,ULP,CVT AUTO 800kg
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