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  1. Cleaning coffee spill. 2018 CR-V

    Other than a detail shop, anyone know how to get under the cup holders or in center console to clean a coffee spill?
  2. Valve cleaning on DI engines to prevent buildup.. "yes" or "no"

    Maintenance and Service
    Several videos on youtube exist regarding a product (CRC intake valve and turbo cleaner) that some are using to mitigate possible valve corrosion and costly cleaning down the road due to the direct injection system. I’m wondering what people’s thoughts are regarding this as a preventative...
  3. fuel injection cleaning service

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    I have a 2015 CRV Touring with 22,000 miles on it and I took it to my mechanic and he said I needed to get fuel injection cleaning service done. Is this normal or just a add on charge from the mechanic?
  4. Cleaning axles rubber boots and other rubber

    Maintenance and Service
    Hello everyone, I would love to clean my axles rubber boots to keep them in good conditions Do anybody here have done it, what do you use?? I have searched a lot about it and it seems people use SILICONE SPRAY, but pure silicone not the ones with petroleum distillates It turns hard to find a...
  5. Cleaning the cloth apolostery on 2018 CR-V EX

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    Quick question on a recommendation for how to clean a small grease stain thanks to a McDonald’s bag on the passenger seat of my CRV. It’s not large but it’s my first stain on a three month old car. Thanks in advance.
  6. Engine bay cleaning - using only STP Cleaning Wipes

    Maintenance and Service
    Cleaned most of the exposed surfaces in the engine bay using only STP Cleaning and Engine De-greasing wipes. The results turned out to be acceptable. I used the same camera and similar lighting. Before cleaning (picture taken 4 days before cleaning. A freeze frame from a video taken by the...
  7. Testing instrument cleaning methods

    Instrument Additional Damage After further researches have decided to live with easily seen bad scratches. Our concern is that I would make a bad situation worst. With Hona and the dealer refusing to step in and help we would be fighting this battle alone. This for everyone’s advice.
  8. 1.5L turbo GDI cleaning

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    Although our 18 has 500 miles. Just curious if anyone has ever cleaned their intake valves with some type of GDI cleaner through the break master cylinder vacuum line?
  9. Cleaning the engine bay of a '17 CRV

    Wax on, Wax Off
    so we used to have a 05 CRV that my dad use to clean by simply covering some parts with plastic and just spraying it with water/soap. Now We have a '17 crv and i feel like it may have too much electronics that doing it the old way is a no-no. If I wear to clean ours now, what parts would i have...
  10. 2009 Dash Cleaning

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    I have a 2009 CRV. The dash on that vehicle has a texture to it. Is there any secret to cleaning it and making it where it will repel dust and dirt? Thanks to all.
  11. GRRRRRRR cleaning the inside of the Windshield!

    Wax on, Wax Off
    I hope I'm not the only one, but I always got frustrated cleaning the inside of the windshield. I can't see to do a good job towards the front by the dash. It was worse w/my Accord as it was a deep window. sorry, just venting as when the weather warms, the window needs cleaning more.
  12. 2003 CR-V - Time to clean the throttle body

    Problems & Issues
    2002 CR-V - Time to clean the throttle body It is time to clean the TB on my 2002 with 55,000 miles. The car has been very well maintained but I don't see anything in the history to suggest it has been done. More significant, the throttle is a bit slow to release when the pedal is pressed more...
  13. Cleaning tips

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    Weird question maybe, but I really want to keep the black interior of my EX-L looking clean and new and I'm curious whether there are any specific tools or wipes that are highly recommended? With my last vehicle I'd use a leather wipe for some surfaces but then it would make glossier surfaces...
  14. New owner thanks you for great resources. Throttle body cleaning procedure?

    Greetings & Introductions
    Greetings. I am a new member from the Philadelphia area. I am a new owner of a used 2013 CR-V. 41,000 miles. It's a great vehicle! This is my first Honda, and I am now a big fan. I was pleasantly surprised to get 31 mpg on a few long highway trips (with Econ mode on). THANKS. I just...
  15. Spring Cleaning Essentials for Your Car

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  17. Best product to use for cleaning tire rims on a 2010 CRV

    What is the best product to use on tire rims for a 2010 CRV EX. There are so many products out there: some say to use only on aluminum, not on aluminum, some on alloy wheels and some not, and so on. Help would be greatly appreciated Thank you
  18. P0507 code after cleaning throttle body...idle issues...need help

    Problems & Issues
    Replaced starter, cleaned throttle body and MAF sensor and now this. Will the PCM re-learn the stock idle if I drive it? Hoping I don't need to take it to the dealer for a PCM flash Thanks
  19. 2000 CR-V Headliner Cleaning

    I'm new around here and have a question about headliner cleaning. Everything I've found says it's a fragile headliner that can sag if cleaned incorrectly. The car was bought a few months ago and I have done everything in my power to clean the interior of the car. The smoke smell still lingers...
  20. Interior care and cleaning?

    I just bought me a used 08 ex-l with 91,000 miles. This truck is much nicer than the 97 CRV that I traded in, with 330,006 miles on it. I really want to take better care of the interior than I did on previous CRV. I am going to get the laser cut Weather Tech floor mats. I have noticed some...