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  1. 97-01 First Gen Suspension Parts / Rubber Refresh

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Just started the process of replacing suspension/rubber parts on my 2001 CR-V EX. Lucky for me, I didn’t have to deal with much rust at all. Also no access to air tools, all done by hand labor... Started with the rear suspension first as there’s less parts to deal with. Driver Rear: Passenger...
  2. 97-01 First Gen LED Light Bar Installation

    Accessories
    I purchased a 22” Autofeel LED light bar (6000k/3000k/STROBE) for my bull bar to enhance lighting in certain weather conditions. I was wondering if anyone has installed one overhead on top of the windshield area. I was thinking of different mounting options like roof rack tray mounted or mounted...
  3. 97-01 First Gen JDM Fender Mirror Installation

    Accessories
    Yet another install guide for the first gen CR-V JDM parts that aren’t documented that I know of. Had figured out the JDM Rear Mirror a week ago, now I’m going to show you guys how to with the JDM Fender Mirror. Ordered from Malaysia for $110 shipped and should be arriving this week. Of all the...
  4. 97-01 First Gen JDM Rear Parking Mirror Installation

    Accessories
    I was just able to purchase a JDM Rear Parking Mirror on eBay from a seller in Malaysia for $100 shipped. For the last four years, I’ve sourced out some rare (or becoming rare) for my 2001 CRV EX. From Clear Euro Markers, Red Hazard Button, Rear Spoiler, Tail Light Guards, Passenger Armrest, and...
  5. 97-01 1st Gen OEM Tweeter Installation

    Mobile Electronics
    Bought some OEM tweeters and in the process of installing them. I'm not much of a car guy so I've been following some instructions I found on a honda website (I can't post the link since I my post count is too low). If anyone has any pictures of what the tweeter harness in the door panel looks...
  6. Custom Made Tail Light Guards For 97-01 Honda CRV

    Trading Post
    Custom made tail light guards for 97-01 Honda CRV. The original brand of guards are discontinued and now it seems they're in high demand, so I figured I'd offer a different option. The price is $125 a set shipped to lower 48 US states or $100 picked up in the Portland,Oregon area. PayPal...
  7. New member with New product for Gen1 97-01 CRV

    Greetings & Introductions
    Hello everyone, I've started making custom tail light guards for Generation 1 Honda CRV. I'll hopefully be putting some for sale in the trading post soon, I'm located in Oregon. DSC07226 by Tyler V, on Flickr DSC07212 by Tyler V, on Flickr DSC07215 by Tyler V, on Flickr
  8. 97-01 OEM Running Boards (Side And Rear)

    Accessories
    I'm a recent CVR owner (bought a 01 CRV about half a year ago) and recently bought some used 97-01 OEM running boards to attach to my car since I thought they looked very appealing. The guy who previously owned the side running boards attached them in a ghetto way and drilled his own holes to...
  9. 97-01 OEM Running Boards (Side And Rear)

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    I'm a recent CVR owner (bought a 01 CRV about half a year ago) and recently bought some used 97-01 OEM running boards to attach to my car since I thought they looked very appealing. The guy who previously owned the side running boards attached them in a ghetto way and drilled his own holes to...
  10. 97-01 Honda Cr-v voltage

    Mobile Electronics
    I've installed aftermarket system for my V, did the big 3, better battery, high output alternator 320A(stock alternator installed right now). When in park voltage is 14-14.5v, as soon as I drive off and maintaining a speed of 45 mph voltage is at 12.4-12.7v. Turn on a/c goes back up to...
  11. '97-'01 AWD Auto Transmission interchangeability question

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, sorry if this has been discussed to death already. But I couldn't find a definitive answer. I have a '97 EX CR-V with Auto tranny. It has 347k miles on it and the transmission is having shifting issues that are getting worse. It's been maintained well, it's just getting old and I want to...
  12. (97-01) Clutch Replacement guide needed

    Maintenance and Service
    Im currently in search of a decent write up or video as to how you replace the clutch on a first gen CR-V. If someone could point me in the right direction i would be very greatful.
  13. 97-01 First Gen Body Side Molding Removal Tips?

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    I've been searching and searching the CRVOC forums on how to remove the plastic side moldings on the exterior doors. Can anyone give me some tips on how to remove these plastic trim pieces without damaging/breaking clips? I would like to paint them off the vehicle to color code them like the SE...
  14. 97-01 First Gen CR-V Valve Cover Custom Painting

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Since I recently purchased a custom painted B20 valve cover to replace with while I had timing belt / water pump service: I'm left with my original old valve cover with peeling paint: I decided to strip the rest of the peeling paint with aircraft paint remover: I proceeded to sand any...
  15. Did the 97-01 come with factory spoiler?

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    My moms spoiler was recently stolen. that spoiler is what made my moms car so unique. My block has like 5 crvs none of them has a spoiler. On the day of it being stolen. I went out looking at crvs....and 2 blocks down this idiot has it installed on his crv. I have only seen 1 other person have...
  16. 97-01 First Gen CR-V Projector Retrofitting Project

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    I've been cruising around with 8000K HIDs without proper projectors on my CR-V for awhile now and decided to do it right. I purchased a 2.5" BiXenon retrofit kit, an extra set of headlights, and G95P spray paint from eBay yesterday: 1) 97-01 CRV L&R Headlight Assemblies ($56.25)...
  17. 97-01 JDM vs USDM Honda CRV Differences

    Shopping & Test Driving
    As per the title, does anyone know the differences between the 1997-2001 JDM and USDM Honda CRV models if any? Obviously other than the steering wheel being on the other side. I'm looking at buying one but want to make sure that I'm not going to have to ship special JDM parts from Japan. Thx...
  18. First Gen 97-01 Painted Hard Spare Cover

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    I'm happy! It's my hundredth post... Woot Woot I just got more toys for my CRV... It's been awhile since I've posted... Hunting on eBay, I found a hard spare cover from a G95P coded SE model. It's scratched up fairly but the paint still is good...
  19. First Gen 97-01 Tail Light Guards

    Accessories
    Found these while searching eBay for CR-V goodies... Manik Taillight Brush Guards: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Manik-4x4-Tail-light-Guards-97-01-Crv-slat-style-black-rare-/331329148334?pt=Motors_Car_Truck_Parts_Accessories&hash=item4d24c195ae&vxp=mtr I don't know about spending $175 for some new...
  20. First Gen 97-01 Aftermarket Grill Opinions...

    Accessories
    As I was searching through bay's listing of cr-v parts, I came across these grills... Are these replicas of the Honda Access parts offered in the past? $134.00 shipped from Hong Kong... http://www.ebay.com/itm/231323375200 I like the look if it's color coded to exterior paint, what's your...
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