All the electrical circuits in your car have fuses to protect them from a short circuit or overload. These fuses are located in three fuse boxes. Visit https://automobilediagram.com/honda-civic-1996-2000-owners-manual/ for a copy of the owners manual.
Interior Fuse Box
The interior fuse box is underneath the dashboard on the driver’s side. Remove the fuse box lid by swinging the lid down and pulling it straight out of its hinges.
Engine Compartment Under-hood Fuse Box
The under-hood fuse box is located in the engine compartment next to the battery. To open it, push the tab as shown
ABS Fuse Box
A Honda Civic equipped with ABS have a third fuse box for the ABS. It is in the engine compartment on the passenger’s side.