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  1. Antifreeze smell coming from vents 2019 new crv

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    New 2019 ex owner. 500 miles and have antifreeze smell coming from vents. I used to be a mechanic and know this is a potential heater core issue . Anyone else have this issue? I don’t have any fuel smell issue so far.
  2. Stop rear wiper from coming on??

    Problems & Issues
    2014 Honda CRV If I have the front wipers on and shift into reverse the rear wiper automatically starts working. Is there a way to turn this off??
  3. Rotating sound coming from my transmission when reversing.

    Problems & Issues
    Hey guys, i'm a new member. I got a 97 crv and i get a rotating noise coming from what i believe to be my transmission whenever i am reversing and gets louder if i am reversing uphill. When the vehicle is not in motion there is no sound but only when i'm reversing. Doesn't make any sounds in...
  4. Well, at least know where the vibration was coming from (2000 U-joint)

    Problems & Issues
    When kids leave for college they need to take their cars (and problems) with them. Unfortunately, they come home for XMas. Looks like I'll be ordering Rockford u-joints in short order. May as well replace the carrier/support bearing while I've got the works on my bench. At least she was...
  5. Road Trip Coming Up

    Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    The Mrs and I are heading South this winter and will be driving from Maine to FL and over to New Orleans then back North. Any tips on what to pack for the vehicle ('16 SE)? It has new tires and I'll be packing wiper blades and an assortment of fuses. We'll be running a 12v cooler in the back...
  6. Headlights delay coming on in cold weather

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 CR-V
    Hi, I inherited a 1998 CRV that is in real good shape. I had to move it from Alabama to Montana, so its now in a much colder enviroment. Since its turned cold weather when I start it up the headlights will not come on. I can let he engine run a few minutes and the lights come on and stay on...
  7. Faint tick/rattle noise when coming to a stop

    Problems & Issues
    I think I originally posted this in the wrong setion, so posting here - sorry for double-post. I own a 2012-CRV AWD with 83K miles on it (we've owned it for about 14K miles). While demonstrating some noise in the front strut that has since been replaced, we were hyper focused on various...
  8. Faint tick/rattle noise when coming to a stop

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 CR-V
    First post ......... We own a 2012-CRV with 83K miles on it (we've owned it for about 14K miles). While demonstrating some noise in the front strut that has since been replaced, we were hyper focused on various noises made by the CRV in different situations. One thing we noticed was when...
  9. Lurker coming out of the woodwork...

    Greetings & Introductions
    Hi all, Just joined. This forum has been extremely helpful over my last 4.5 years with my 2014 Honda CR-V LX. I've managed to fix quite a bit of stuff myself after reading the informative posts and figured maybe I should actually join because I could help answer some questions I've seen...
  10. Driver's side headlamp plug coming loose

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, tried to find an existing post on this issue with no luck. I have a 2004 CRV, and the plug that attaches to the bulb for the headlamp (not the brights) keeps coming loose. I feel like the bulb is in sitting pretty securely. About every 3 weeks we have to push the plug back in. Any...
  11. 2007 issue with whine coming from engine compartment

    Problems & Issues
    I have an '07 that has all of a sudden developed a whine coming from the engine compartment. Not sure what it could be. Looked around and saw anything from water or power steering pump to tensioner pulley. Here's a video so hopefully someone can chime in on what they think it is. Doesn't really...
  12. Whining noise coming from engine VIDEO

    Problems & Issues
    Hey guys, another issue... 04 crv... So I have a whining noise coming from the engine around 2k rpm to 2500. Its rpm dependant, revving the car in neutral replicates it. Just put a new PS pump on, no whining on turns. Video attached and you can hear it. Going to get under the hood and rev it to...
  13. 2011 CRV "Check Fuel Cap" keeps coming on even after new cap

    Problems & Issues
    Hello Everybody, I have a 2011 Honda CRV, 153,000 miles. A few months ago the "Check Fuel Cap" indicator started coming on. I took the cap and cleaned it real good and it was OK for about a month. It then started to come on again so I went to the dealer and replaced the cap with a new one. The...
  14. HFL connection screen not coming up help

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 2015 CRV without touch screen. To connect a phone to bluetooth you are supposed to press the phone button a promt screen will come up. Whenever I click the phone button it says loading for about 15 seconds and then goes back to the previous screen. Please help me not having the...
  15. Low sounding motor-like noise coming from rear of V when parked for hours

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    2018 EX-L. Owned for 2.5 months with under 800 miles on it. After being out yesterday, I parked the V in the garage as usual. It had been in there for 5 hours before I checked that the garage doors were closed before going to bed (habit). I heard a low sounding motor noise coming from inside...
  16. 2011 Honda CRV Climate Control Not Coming on Need Help Fixing

    Problems & Issues
    As the topic states, the control is not working and the LED display is also blank, So i cant turn on the ac. However at nights when i turn on the lights, the background lights would come on but still no AC
  17. New here. Pick up Olive Green '18 EX-L this coming Tuesday.

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    Hey everyone. I'm new here. Been pouring over the pricing posts and seeing everyone's deals. I didn't do as well as many say they did, but I guess I'm satisfied with the deal I got. We have two Honda Fits right now, my '09 Sport with 67K on the clock, and my wife's '09 base model with 100K on...
  18. Cold Air coming in bottom of drivers door.

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    I recently purchased a 2018 CRV. My wife is stating she is getting cold air coming in from under the drivers door. Has anyone else experienced this. I plan to contact the dealer either way, just figured I would check in here first. Thanks, Steve
  19. 2005 CRV driver side power window switch broke - rain is coming, ideas?

    Problems & Issues
    Without warning, my driver side power window switch no longer works. Well, since rain is coming, anyone want to guess what direction it works? Of course, the window is 1/2 way down now, rain is coming, and I'm at work. I'm looking for a MacGyver solution to just get the window up. I can take...
  20. Honda 2012 CRV rear windshield fluid not coming out

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 CR-V
    I'm currently having an issue where my rear windshield fluid doesn't come out. I can hear the motor trying to do something when selecting the read washer fluid but ultimately nothing comes out. Front windshield works just fine. Has anyone else had this problem? If so, what did you do to fix...