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  1. 2007 emergency break sticking

    Maintenance and Service
    I recently purchased a 2007 awd and the first time I applied the (pedal type) e-brake, it became stuck and would not release. After quite some time and effort, I was able to free it by setting and releasing the brake, but I can still hear it rub on the back left rotor, as if it was still...
  2. Altitude adjustments...

    Tires, Wheels and Suspensions
    Hi everyone, Im new to this forum and this is my first post. I am the owner of an 06 crv. It is my first Honda and I can say I really love it. I live in Houston, Texas and down here in Houston, we love our cars low. I really want to slam my crv but I cant seem to find cheaper coilovers for the...
  3. 2011 CR-V SE - Valve Adjustments?

    Maintenance and Service
    So...will my vehicle need valve adjustments? I know Gen I needed valve adjustments, but I'm wondering if my 2011 will, and when should I plan on having the adjustments done...every 5k, every 10k? Thanks in advance.
  4. Do you get valve adjustments ?

    Under The Hood / Performance
    I have an 2006 CRV with 133K, don't know if it has had a valve adjustment. Car runs great. I'm getting service records from dealer where it was serviced in 2012. How do you know if you need valve adjustment? Will it make performance any better? Called a dealer today and asked if any dash...
  5. 2006/2007 Valve Adjustments - 110K

    Problems & Issues
    Both my CRVs have never had a valve adjustment. They run perfect and I can't hear any ticking. I googled burnt valve and I only see them on prev gen CVRs. I know I should have it done, but my Toyota has 210K, never had valve adjustment or any issues...
  6. Valve Adjustments and 1997 CRV

    Maintenance and Service
    Simple question, are the 1997-1998 B20B engines affected by the valve clearance issues that the 1999+ first gen CRV's are? The Honda TSB only applies to 1999-2001 models. I have a 1997 CRV with 270k miles on it and it hasn't had a valve adjustment since around 130k, just wondering if I should be...
  7. 08 Factory Backup Camera adjustments?

    Exterior
    We recently bought a used 08 EX-L and love it. It has the backup camera which works pretty well except there seems to be an issue with (I believe) the iris. When you pull from a garage to outside, it first looks fine for a second but quickly gets too dark to be useful. At night the camera...
  8. timing belt and valve adjustments

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, I have a 97 green automatic with 113,000 miles. I'm having the timing belt and water pump changed today, I bought it a year ago and old owner said he did it at 60k, but didn't have any paperwork to substanstiate so I decided not to risk it any further. My question is, I was told they...
  9. Valve Adjustments in NJ

    Northeast CR-V Owners
    Hey Guys, I just wanted to see if anyone if the NJ area knows how to do the valve adjusments. My wife has about 125k miles on it and I dont think its ever been done. I've noticed that they are starting to get loud. Any help would be great! Thanks and I look forward to being on here more often...
  10. Importance Of Valve Adjustments

    Maintenance and Service
    Hey all !!! I have been a long term lurker here and wanted to join, but never could due to some technical error during registration. Anyhow it happened, today I tried and it worked !!! So here I am.. My story : Having purchased my first 2001 Honda this past summer, after being let down of...
  11. Valve Adjustments

    Maintenance and Service
    Does anybody know if your really have to have your valve's adjusted at regular intervals on the 08' CRV? If so, does anybody know how difficult it is? I've never heard of that before, but this is my first new car in 10 years (been driving a 98 mustang GT). Also never owned a "foreign" car, so...
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