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  1. Pioneer Radios - Buyer Beware

    Mobile Electronics
    :mad: A couple of years ago, I made a $600+ investment to "upgrade" my 2005 CR-V with a Pioneer AVH-x3700BHS. It was purchased new through Crutchfield and professionally installed. About six months ago, I started having issues with it. Now it's essentially non-functional. Whenever it's cold (as...
  2. Beware of Free engine oil change from Dealership

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Just had a change oil from a dealer, before leaving the dealership i check the oil and it looks like its was not changed but they said they did. I was not convince so i change it my self and im right the oil was so dark heres the picture:
  3. Beware of Bad Mechanics

    Problems & Issues
    On Saturday I took my car to the dealer and had the fluids changed on normal schedule. Everything was great. On Sunday I took my car to my regular Goodyear where I purchased all 4 tires for a free rotation. Mind you I have done well over $15k at that store in tires and maintenance of my fleet...
  4. Possible Vacuum pump failure - BEWARE it is not good!

    Diesel CR-V
    Another first for me it seems - unless you know different.. After a chequered history my CRV now appears to be suffering from another problem with major implications! Although I have played with petrol engines, I had not thought through how the vacuum assisted braking system worked on my diesel...
  5. New License Plate Frame that comes with Nylon - Plastic Screws- Beware!

    Problems & Issues
    Please be very careful installing plastic screws that comes with License Plate frames. Mine broke in half while tightening the screws. I had to drill and remove the broken screw. Used another bolt this time.
  6. 2015 CR-V Vibration or Shudder Problems (Beware Future CR-V Buyers!!!!!)(Please Read)

    Problems & Issues
    We had purchased our Honda CR-V 2WD E-XL on 5/2/2015. When we hit around 500 miles the vehicle started a jerking or shuttering from a complete stop when hot. This condition continued from week 2 to 3 of ownership and decided to schedule a service appointment. The car sat for a couple of days and...
  7. Buyer Beware: Highland Hitch Rack & Cargo Bag

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    I have a Highland Hitch Rack and Cargo Bag for my 2010 Honda CRV EX, I traveled 3500+ miles in a 5 day period and when I reached my destination to California I noticed that there was a 8x8 in hole in the rear corner where the exhaust is. Putting 2 & 2 together I realized that the exhaust burned...
  8. Beware my friends, don't screw up like I did.

    Problems & Issues
    Was replacing my wiper blade inserts today, when Boom, cracked windshield. :mad: My fault, :o the passenger side wiper arm slipped out of my hand, when the blade came off and the bare metal bar smacked the glass. I'm a little shocked & upset that it cracked it from a height of only 5-7 inches...
  9. Beware 2014 crv lx model buyers: No armrest on passenger side

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    Beware NO ARMREST 2014 CRV-LX model buyers: No armrest on passenger side Just purchased a 2014 Lx Honda CRV and to our surprise there was a missing armrest on the passenger side. Now that is uncomfortable, and incredibly CHEAP of Honda to leave off of a car with a sticker price of almost...
  10. Creaky CR-V - Beware

    Problems & Issues
    I noticed my CR-V 2004 was 'creaky' of late but it was regularly serviced. My tyre on the passenger side was flat one morning with no obvious signs of what had caused it. I replaced it with the spare only to find that that too went flat after a short period of time. I also felt the performance...
  11. Tampa civic buyers beware

    Southeast, Mid-South, & Gulf Coast Owners
    Read this Used 2007 Civic EX warning Sent from my LG-P999 using AutoGuide.Com Free App
  12. Beware of aftermarket switchblade key fobs for 3rd generation V’s

    Problems & Issues
    Here’s my story: - Purchased a switchblade key fob shell (no transponder) off eBay for 9.99 for my 2011 V. - Removed transponder from master key fob and installed it in switchblade shell. - Had dealer cut the key blank for me for free (some dealers will charge for this)…it took three times to...
  13. Beware of Scam

    Website & Platform Help
    im sure some of yall have seen this banner, it has been brought to my attention this lead to a scam site. this is the original thread: beware of this scam and do not even do as much as click the banner. we are working to...
  14. Beware When Folding Rear Seat

    I want to pass along a little info concerning folding of the rear seat. I recently folded the driver side rear seat back before I left for vacation, upon returning approx 10 days later, my wife put the seat back to it's normal position. Unknowingly, the shoulder harness/belt latch ended up...