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  1. Greetings & Introductions
    Bought my 2005 CR-V 5 years ago at 170,000 miles. The final mile into the dealership was around 216,778. Loved every bit of it. Bought it very cheap (about $3500) as I needed a quick ride to and from school. I wouldn't have been able to sell it to a private party as it needed a LOT of work...
  2. Greetings & Introductions
    Just bought a 2005 CRV with 95000 miles. Really excited to join the club. I would like to get some roof racks for it, does anyone have any recommendations?
  3. Greetings & Introductions
    Just became a new(to me) 2005 CR-V owner, and so far liking the car. Only weird thing is a strange thumping/rattling sound coming from the front suspension that seems to occur at random parking lot speeds. I was told this is a common CR-V problem relating to the steering rack & pinion, is this...
  4. Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    Hi, Can anyone tell how to sefly remove ABS sensor? Thanks
  5. Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    Hello all, first post here as I am new. I am a Honda fan for life. Honda’s I’ve had include: 1987 Accord LXI, white with blue interior (Auto), 1986 Accord LXI hatch, Charcoal ext, grey int, 2.0 manual with FI, 2000 Civic SI, blk, B16a, 2003 RSX-s, K series. Mom had a 92 Acura Legend Coupe on...
  6. Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    HI, Sample question. I have to work on both suspensions and the clutch (manual transmission) The question is: Original Honda part or after market parts? I would like to hear opinions, suggestions and other things. 2005 Honda CRV (MT) Thanks for replies,
  7. Greetings & Introductions
    Hi Guys, new member here, with too much time on my hands... you know what mom said! Well, will get down to business soon enuff! Make it a great day ! Mr Dynamic :bandit:
  8. Diesel CR-V
    Hi everyone. I am having issues with the intermittent operation of my reverse lights. I am unsure as to where the reverse light switch is on my car, and which is the best way to access it in order to be able to swap it out I am currently unable to get a workshop manual for another week. Any...
  9. Accessories
    did any1 tried installing the foglight with the headlight on but if you press the foglight switch it will turn off?
  10. Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Hello, I recently purchased my first CR-V. I'm looking to buy some snow chains and read the following in the manual: Because your vehicle has limited tire clearance, mount only SAE Class ‘‘S’’ cable-type traction devices, with rubber chain tensioners, on the front tires.Use traction devices...
  11. Greetings & Introductions
    hey gang, first timer here. learned lots from other searches. My crv has a few issues i'm working out. So far replaced: starter battery vtec solenoid cam position sensor crank position sensor engine oil & filter transmission fluid air filter spark plugs about to replace ecu
  12. Greetings & Introductions
    I own and love my CRV I am a first year apprentice and love working on my car. I have been coming to this site for advice for some time now. I finally got an account so please be gentle with me as I am a newbie atm. Nice to meet you all and have a great day. Cheers DJ Khaled
  13. Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    Hi everyone, I have a strange issue with my 2005 manual transmission CR-V. I hear a high pitch whining sound from the gearbox area when driving with 30+ m/hr (similar to driving on reverse with high speed). I lifted my car and noticed that it is on 4wd all the time. I changed the rear...
  14. Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    Hello everyone, I have to fix (replace) front suspension. Which parts, original or after market you recommend. Thanks for help.
  15. Greetings & Introductions
    Hi, I owned a CRV 2005 LX 2 wheel. it consumes 75KM per 10 liters. is it ok like this?
  16. Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    My check engine light has been on for a few miles, runs great and my dealer said not to worry. Today I took it to NAPA to run the code and it came up P0325. Looks like a knock sensor from the searches I have done. Has anyone took on this challenge - - any suggestions I am at 245,000 miles...
  17. Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    Hi, My 2005 CRV does not fire right away. I have a new battery, new plugs. I noticed the the coils are discolored brown. Counting ports from right to left only #4 is original black plastic color. Do I need to replace the coils.
  18. Greetings & Introductions
    New to the V, but it seemed just what I was looking for. I’ve now found that it’s more than that! Great vehicle..... looking forward to chatting. One question I have is, which section do the mechanics and problem solvers hang out in? I can only seem to find very basic advice on repair etc. I...
  19. Mobile Electronics
    I just bought my daughter a 05 with the cassette CD player XM radio. Trying to get to channel “0” like the book says to do and can’t get it to “0”. When I push the XM/cd button it does NOT go to satellite radio either. I believe these are ready for it correct. We already have a subscription...
  20. Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    Mileage 89500 What oil to use and where can i buy this from? Maintained tips? Thanks in advance