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  1. 2001 CRV, manual Tranny, Whines...

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    So I have a 2001 CRV, I bought it about a year ago, has a manual transmission, 129,000 miles. I love this car. When I bought the car I heard a whining sound from ( what I think) the front passenger side, I thought maybe a bad tire or it was a bearing or perhaps a broken wheel bearing race. I...
  2. First CR-V: Codes p1399/p0304

    Problems & Issues
    Paid cash for a 2001 CR-V. Automatic transmission with around 179k miles. Very rough idle; Jerky at lights/stops and gives the impression of stalling. (though it never loses power) Intermittent crank/start delay. Codes were: p0304 "cylinder 4 misfire" & p1399 "random cylinder misfire detected"...
  3. Do I Fix It? 2001 Needs Major Repairs

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, long-time lurker first time poster. Until about a week ago, I drove and loved my 2001 (well-used, with about 240,000 on the clock). Then, it dropped the driveshaft on the way to work. In spectacular "when it rains, it pours" fashion, the mechanic then couldn't start the car and has told...
  4. I got my First CRV today, 2001 Manual 4wd.

    Greetings & Introductions
    As the title states, I was browsing Cragislist last night, and came across a 2001 manual 4wd green CRV, for 1000 bucks. So I call him, go look at it, and scoop it for 600. Ive been playing with Hondas since I was 14, 32 now, so a tad bit of experiance, however, ive never owned a CRV, well...
  5. 235/75/15 - 2001 CRV - What do i need to do?

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    What type of lift/suspension changes will I need to get some 235/75's on my 2001 CRV. I am fully stock, but willing to upgrade to whats needed (given its not totally crazy). Looking for some extra details on how I can go about with this!! Thanks in advance.
  6. remove rear bench seat cushion on passenger side of 2001 CRV

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    2001 CRV --- How can I disconnect the seat cushion from the rear passenger seat? I want to be able to lower the back portion of the rear passenger seat and not have the seat cushion in the upward position taking up space behind the front passenger seat. I don't want to remove the whole seat...
  7. Cruise Control Inoperative (Light comes on for only one second) 2001 CR-V

    Problems & Issues
    After getting the timing belt replaced, the cruise control doesn't work. When I try to engage cruise control, the green light will illuminate for one second, then the light goes out. Any ideas?
  8. 2001 CRV EX AWD MT5 trade in value?

    Shopping & Test Driving
    Well... my 2001 CRV EX AWD MT5 is getting a little aged and I think it's time to trade in and look at a 2019... Was just curious what the consensus was on what I could realistically get trade in on the old one? The outside is a little rough, but the paint is is still holding on... it has a very...
  9. Diagnosing intermittent Ignition issue 2001 CRV

    Problems & Issues
    Hello all, I've got a 2001 Honda CRV with 346k miles. I've had a problem slowly getting worse over the past few months. Initially the car would just be hard to start after I had been driving it for a while, and after it did start the rpm's would shoot up really high (2500) and kind of bounce...
  10. 2001 CRV in need of a Drive Shaft

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Hello there. I so hope you can help me. I live in Costa Rica and recently bought a 2001 CRV. (Cars are extremely expensive here). I owned the car a week and it got hit by a tree. The driveshaft was damaged from a rock under the car. The mechanic here wants to put in a new Honda drive shaft part...
  11. 2001 OEM Stereo/CD Player With Code

    Trading Post
    I purchased a 2001 OEM stereo/CD player thinking if it was first gen it would work in my '98 LX but the wiring harness and connection is different and it will take a lot of work to make it work if possible so I'm selling the 2001 with the activation code and will continue looking for a stock '98...
  12. 2001 CRV Dashboard lights and remote for locks not working

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Not sure if these two things are even connected/related--the remote for the lock/unlock doors, all of them, no longer works after I got the car detailed. Thought could have gotten something wet inside the door panel, but I live in AZ with 0% humidity and it has been weeks, everything has dried...
  13. I have a 2001 CRV Honda

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    I am a Canadian. Needed plug the car in because it is very cold this morning. I can not find the plug. I thought all Canadian cars had to have plug ins. All my other cars did.
  14. 2001 CRV eliminating radio noise

    Mobile Electronics
    I have a 2001 CR-V, and whenever I have a device charging and plaything through the AUX input on my radio, there is noise. From what I have gathered, it's commonly referred to as engine noise. It's like static, and if I press the gas, it gets louder and there is a high pitched whine that...
  15. 2001 CR-V stalling

    Problems & Issues
    I've read threads on stalling, and hope someone can help. My 2001 CRV was not engaging when I would start it. You could accelerate and the rpms did not go up, the car didn't move. I have had the timing belt replaced and a lot of other work done, including having the starter replaced. The...
  16. 2001 CRV no start.

    Problems & Issues
    I have a wonderfull 220000 mile 2001 CRV that normally goes like the clappers, but just befor christmas it developed abit of a misfire. After looking up possible problems I changed the coil pack in the distributor as it could have been breaking down, also had to chanage the Rotor arm as it was...
  17. 2001 CRV clutch issue engaging gears

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Hi. I have a 2001 1st gen CRV with manual transmission and 4x4. Yesterday when I went to drive the car I could not get it to engage any gear. Whilst the car is off I can depress the clutch pedal and move the shifter into the correct position however this is not possible if I start the car in...
  18. 2001 Multiplex Control unit burned out; workaround?

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Howdy All- (cross posting this inquiry) Vehicle is my first Honda, 2001 CR-V 4wd with 82k miles. Problem: I installed an aftermarket radio SHOULD have purchased a harness - but did not and connected the "orange" dimmer wire, which fries your Driver Multiplex Control unit (the white box behind...
  19. 2001 CR-V Check Engine Light Code help

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    I searched and cant find what code C0320 is for? My reader only shows the code.. Any help?
  20. New 2001 owner door lock cylinder question

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Hi- Just picked up a 2001 manual transmission CRV in pretty good shape with 171,000 miles. One thing I did not see before I bought it...there's no lock cylinder in the passenger door. Just a nice hole, waiting for a new one. I assume I'll have to remove inner door panel to see what else might...