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  1. Upgraded (really!) from a 2005 to 2019!

    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. New Owner

    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. New CR-V owner, 2005 with rattle in front

    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. 2005 SE, Radio Volume automatically reducing on rough road

    Problems & Issues
    I just got a 2005 CR-V SE. Radio turns on and functions from the radio face. The steering column volume and function selects do not work. Holding the volume lever up or down does nothing. When I drive over a small bump, the radio volume reduces to zero like I was holding the lever on the...
  5. 2005 ABS sensor replacement?

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    Hi, Can anyone tell how to sefly remove ABS sensor? Thanks
  6. Hello CRV crew some steering wheel info for 2005 crv

    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...
  7. 2005 honda cr v, can you bypass the atf connection to the radiator

    Problems & Issues
    Can you bypass the atf connection to the radiator cooler?:confused2:
  8. 2005 Front Suspension. OEM or afeter market

    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,
  9. Need help with Cold Starting Problem with 2005 CRV

    Problems & Issues
    Have a 2005 CRV with 5 speed auto trans. Starts fine when weather is warm or motor is warm but when temps drop to below 42F or 6C, it is really hard to start. First try will result in motor barely turning, as if the battery is dead, but battery is fully charged, cables tight, alternator...
  10. 2005 CRV D3 switch

    Problems & Issues
    The switch in my 2005 CRV's shifter has seized up. No amount of lubricants will satisfy. Looking like having to replace complete shifter. Any way to rewire from shifter to switch on dashpanel? Many Thanks - Mr Dynamic
  11. Hello from The Mogollon Rim - I was abducted by a CRV in 2005 !

    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:
  12. 2005 Crv 2.2CTDI Manual Reservse Light Switch Location / Access Route

    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...
  13. 2005 CRV Disc error and Audio settings

    Problems & Issues
    Since I bought it just two months ago, it had a satnav disc error. I have peace with that..too old..too expensive to repair, disc will ruin the system.. But, because of this displayed error , I can't reach Audio settings. It won't appear. No buttons respond while they should...
  14. Air recirculation stays on (crv 2005)

    Problems & Issues
    Automatic climate control system. I've noticed that my air recirculation stays on. Because of the light on the button that stays on. I can push it, nothing happens. Last time it went out, today I don't understand why I cannot control it to turn it off. I have a owners-manual, and if I read that...
  15. 2005 EX: Turn signals not working after aftermarket stereo install

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, I can provide more information soon, but I just installed a Sony XAV-AX5000 in my 2005 CRV with only a few complications, but the main thing I've noticed is that my turn signals are no longer working; no noise, no indicator on the dashboard, and no turn signals themselves, obviously...
  16. 2005 crv fog light

    did any1 tried installing the foglight with the headlight on but if you press the foglight switch it will turn off?
  17. Snow Chains question (2005 CR-V AWD)

    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...
  18. navigation message, radio question 2005 crv

    Problems & Issues
    Hello, Couple of questions: *I just got my CRV but the navigation with the disc in it is showing "Disc is reading an error" that. I have three different discs; 2003, 2009 and 2011? None of them works. The seller of the car said "probably a dirty laser in the dvd-tray". Is he right or what...
  19. CRV 2005 2.2 engine change

    Problems & Issues
    Hi I have changed an engine in a Honda CRV but it will not start, I have tried to re-program and changed the fuel pump but it is still not starting, does anyone know where the fuel cut off switch is located?
  20. 2005 Honda CR-V EX, Alarm is not beeping when pressing the lock twice

    Problems & Issues
    Yesterday morning I noticed when I got out of my car that when I hit the lock button twice on my remote my horn did not beep. I opened and closed the doors, back trunk door, hood, and yet I cannot get the alarm to beep when pressing the lock twice. I did verify the horn is able to beep as does...