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  1. Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Another ugly issue with GDI engines is carbon deposits on the intake valves. Has anyone with a lot of miles/kms had this issue yet? I would love to hear about anyone's first-hand experiences. Here is some info about this...
  2. Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Interesting info on Earth Dream engines. Hopefully, Top Tier gas will help https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2018/08/piston-slap-earth-dreams-of-carbon-buildup/ Read the forum discussion at the bottom of the post
  3. Performance Modifications
    CEL came on 2 weeks ago. Stopped at AutoZone and place on OBD which said Carbon Build up (according to "tech"). Sold me a $25.00 +tax bottle of "something that will fix it." ... "pour in with 1/4 tank of gas, run for 10-15 miles and refill tank." - Light went out. Well, this morning it came...
  4. Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    I have been reading stories about other car manufacturers that have issues with carbon deposits on intake valves due to direct engines. Some people claim you need to have walnut shell blasting every 40,000 miles. Anyone think that this might be an issue with the CRV engine? Does Honda have a way...
  5. Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    Hello. I replaced the starter on my 2005 after it started pulling more and more current to turn over. It turned out that carbon dust had built up in the starter from brush wear. the brushes still looked good. I should of just cleaned and reinstalled but I had already bought a replacement.
  6. Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Does anyone know if the 1.5 liter Direct Injected Turbocharged engine as used in the 2017 CR-V has any sort of supplemental port or throttle body fuel injectors? Or if it has some other method to prevent the carbon buildup on the intake valves that will otherwise occur over time? Removing the...
  7. Accessories
    Hi everyone, check out these new interior packages for 2015 Honda CR-V. Our dash kits will allow you to completely restyle your stock interior without any modifications! Dash pieces are laser cut to perfectly match with every single edge of the dash on your CR-V. Each piece consists of 2...
  8. Image & Video Gallery
    Here's the old setup on the CRaVe a while back ago, it's been running on the OEM setup for the longest. YES I KNOW, CAI > Drop In Filter > OEM > SRI I did it just for the heck of it and to shock people when they heard the "growling" noise it produced, because it looks cool, and so I can have...
  9. Accessories
    For anyone like me has an b20 under the hood this will help you out to make your b20 look very good, check it out... Will not fit ODB1 Valve Covers, OBD2 only Carbon Fiber Spark Plug Cover B18b B20b
  10. Accessories
    does anyone know of a dash trim kit ,not woodgrain, for a 09 crv. would like carbon fibre or black wood look. thanx,
  11. Accessories
    Has anyone found one?
  12. Accessories
    Did anyone see this? This is rare, a real carbon fiber sport grille for the CR-V 02-04 on eBay. http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=330171006142
  13. Performance Modifications
    So, I'm thinking of getting this intake from the Gillman Honda Dealer near my house. I'm not sure yet though. What do you guys think? The parts guy at Gillman said it should fit on my CR-V. They want $160 for it. Made of aerospace quality carbon fiber, the Password:JDM Carbon Fiber...
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