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  1. Changing Wheel Size

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    Hi all, Currently have 19inch rims on the CR-V but fed up of harsh ride and only getting only 9k miles out of a set of front tyres which cost a fortune being 19inch tyres. Seriously considering moving to 17inch rims to improve the ride and reduce tyre cost. Has anyone else done this and if so...
  2. Do The Tires Have To Come Off When Changing The Brake Fluid

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    Hello Fellow CRV Owners, Because my mechanic close up his garage, I have been searching for another mechanic. My manual states to change it every 3 years. Almost every mechanic I am calling wants to know why I need to change it out regardless of how long ago it was changed. So far two...
  3. Changing 18" wheels to 19"

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Helloo….I have a new CR-V 2019 1.5 LT TURBO 4x4..I like a lot the Honda 19" wheels I will have to lower the tire profile 235/60/18 to 235/ 55/19...my question is if I will notice the power decrease and the rigid , rough feeling of the road??
  4. Changing Transmission Oil of CR-V 2015 SE

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    Hi everyone, This is ddev from Toronto and it's my first post. Last week I owned a 2015 CR-V SE and it's current mileage is 57,700km. The suv was driven 70% city and 30% highway in GTA. I'm wondering when should I change the Transmission fluid? Should I wait for the Maintenance Minder Code 3...
  5. changing serpentine belt on 06 CRV

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    My 06 CRV has 130k miles, I think I'm due for a change of serpentine belt before it breaks on me in the middle of nowhere right? I saw this...
  6. Does changing my oil myself void 60K warranty?

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    If not how do you prove your oil changes?
  7. Changing rear diff. fluid, power steering, and brake fluid on 06 CRV

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    I bought genuine Honda rear diff. fluid and a pump because I wanted to change it myself. But as I got oil change yesterday at the mechanic, I asked him how much it'll cost for him to do it, just the labor. He mentioned $60 because he has to remove that black box (shown with red arrow) in the pic...
  8. changing 4 tires due to TPMS ?

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    I got one flat tire today and went to Goodyear tire shop. The guy there told me I need to change 4 tires due to the TPMS system that the indicator will still on if I just change one tire, since it would not be even. Is that the case or I got ripped off ? Thanks ! Honda CRV 2017. EX-L. FWD.
  9. Changing automatic transmission fluid on a 2003 Honda CR-V.

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    I've recently changed my automatic transmission fluid on my 2003 Honda CR-V (07/10/2018 160,160 miles). At the time of changing it, I didn't know that I am unable to take all the fluid out of the transmission. I'm only allowed to take out about %40 of automatic transmission fluid. This means...
  10. Changing steel wheels to alloys - 2007 LX

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    I just bought a 2007 LX with factory steel wheels that are pretty ugly, I'm afraid. I thought it would be no big deal to buy some used factory alloys and change them out, but my initial research raises questions, which are: Some companies (who sell wheels) say the existing Honda TPMS sensors...
  11. Any suggestions for changing out Rear Differential Damper?

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    Everything i've seen says it's one bolt... an easy job. I've not seen any footage of the actual changeout. any help would be appreciated.
  12. Oil light on after changing oil pressure switch - p1259

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    I have a 2003 Honda CRV. I had two engine codes. One was for a knock sensor and the other was a P1259. We disconnected the battery and put in a new knock sensor and a new VTEC oil pressure switch and I changed the filter in the VTEC Solenoid. We connected the battery and no more engine light...
  13. Breakpad changing in 2013 Honda CR-V

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    Hi all, Need a little bit of suggestion on getting the break pads changed on a 2013 Honda CR-V. Firstly, how to know when to change the break pads. Last time, during oil change the Honda dealer mentioned its in the range 4-5 (10 was mentioned new). Is there a telltale sign while stopping...
  14. Changing Rear Break Pads?

    Problems & Issues
    Changing rear pads on my 08, have a few questions? 1) When moving the piston back, do you guys pinch the break line and open bleeder or just remove cap from master cylinder? 2)I am just using a floor jack one side at a time, can I set the park brake for safety? 3)Can pistons on both calipers...
  15. Strange noise when changing from 1st to 2nd gear

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, hope someone can shed some light, recent bought a Honda CRV 2008/2009, doesn't happen all the time and didn't happen during test drive but sometimes when changing from 1st to 2nd it makes a strange noise (farty like) doesn't seem to have an impact on the cars drive but concerning...
  16. Who would've known that changing a headlight on 2006 CRV is so hard

    Problems & Issues
    One of my headlight for my 06 CRV went out. It's a H1 bulb. I unplugged it, took out the rubber seal, and loosened that metal clip. I changed the bulb, but I'm having soooo much difficulty getting that metal clip back in place. You can't see how it's designed or where it's supposed to clip to...
  17. Does changing Air Filter myself void Honda Care terms

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Newbie here, I was unfortunately persuaded by dealer to get the Honda Care when signing papers. Now I don't feel as bad because I think the Honda doesn't have a good electronic system and it may not survive as long as the drivetrain. The screen is a bit slow and lack some handy features. (I'm...
  18. Changing Spark Plugs on 2006 - Broke Coil Pack Tabs

    Problems & Issues
    I changed the spark plugs on my 2007 no issues. On my 2006, I broke 3 of 4 tabs on the coil packs by simply pushing on them to release them from the wiring harness. I would upload a photo but I am getting errors on the web site. Is there a simple fix for this? :-( Thanks
  19. TPMS and Changing Wheel Size ?

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    I was getting quotes on winter tires and considering dropping from 18" to 17" for winter rims / tires. One dealer said if changing tire size then a TPMS adjustment charge would need to be added to the install and when they are swapped in the spring. Another dealer said that is not correct as one...
  20. Changing 2017 interior floor and door handle lights

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    I have the 2017 cry touring and want to change the lights that shine on the floor boards and door handles. I would love to get lights that I could change the colors. Any suggestions? I’ve only found blue floor lights, but nothing for the doors. Thanks
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