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  1. Rural Mail Carrier Cooling Tips

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 CR-V
    Hello fellow CR-V owners! I’m a new owner of a 2001. Her name is Ruby. She just hit 200k miles. I deliver mail so she gets a good workout and only about 4K route miles. I’m interested in seeing what I can do to keep her cooler in these humid hot Missouri summers. Currently she’s getting a...
  2. CRV auxiliary tranny cooler?

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    I noticed this tranny cooler install on the forum. Is the Civic CVT the same as what’s in the CRV? Anyone done the tranny cooler install on a Gen 5 CRV? It appears that a Honda tranny cooler is also offered in...
  3. Towing oil cooler kit fitted to CRV sensing 2018

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    I have had a request for some details of what was fitted by Honda when a towing hitch was fitted. This is the description and part number as fitted. Oil cooling kit, part #06255-5RL-305. This was mandatory when fitting the hitch to my CRV 2018 sensing AWD in New Zealand. We do have a lot of what...
  4. Trans cooler needed?

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    I know this has been discussed in past threads, but 1) it's been awhile, and 2) I haven't found any posts that match my particular situation. So here goes... Based on the following info, do you think I should have a transmission fluid cooler installed in my 2015 AWD CR-V EXL? It would...
  5. Coolant leak through Transmission cooler fitting

    Problems & Issues
    Hey, I was doing some work on my 99 crv today because I had a weird issue when It would warm up I would get this weird jump/stutter in first gear when accelerating from a start. I saw that there was tranny fluid dripping from the fitting that comes out from the bottom of the rad, I tried to...
  6. 3 Reasons Honda in Japan is Way Cooler

    Media News & Reviews
    Read more about the 3 Reasons Honda in Japan is Way Cooler at
  7. egr cooler pipe is there a extended warranty on this

    Problems & Issues
    have been told this item can be changed free has anyone had this done
  8. CRV 2012 NO ATF Cooler?

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 CR-V
    WTF! The Tranny have ATF warmer but no ATF Cooler?
  9. Transmisson cooler and towing

    Hi guys As part of my purchase buying the 2016 CRV I got them to install a hitch...i believe you can pull up to 1500 lbs. Thats fine but they have no tranny cooler available. Has anyone had problems towing?
  10. 2006 transmission cooler line fitting leaking at radiator

    Performance Modifications
    I recently had to replace the radiator on my 06. The factory radiator had one fitting that was threaded onto the cooler line with female thread and a second that appeared to be soldered in place. The new radiator had two male fittings-I went to a radiator shop and was given a female fitting with...
  11. DIY Transmission Cooler Installation

    Performance Modifications
    Subject vehicle 2013 CRV EX , 22k miles. Used for relatively frequent towing up to approx 1500 lbs (vehicle limit) around town. I have an upcoming (towing) trip of 1600 miles mostly highway. Considering adding a Tranny fluid cooler similar (I think) to the Hayden® - Rapid-Cool™ Transmission Oil...
  12. Power Steering Oil Cooler replacement on 2008 CR-V: Has anyone done it?

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 CR-V
    Greetings, new member here, with a question about my 2008 EX. The Power Steering Oil Cooler tube on my car has rusted in the Hawaii salt air, and is seeping PS fluid. This cooler tube is a simple loop positioned in front of the radiator down low. The center part of the loop is visible through...
  13. Towing up to 1000 pounds w/o tranny cooler - 2015

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    Hi, I just had my complimentary 5K oil change at my Honda dealer. I had a discussion with the service manager about my plans to add a trailer hitch and do occasional weekend-warrior towing with a 4x8 trailer. Towing would rarely exceed 25 miles a few times per year. The manager acted very...
  14. 2014 Crv external oil cooler

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Hello, I recently installed a trailer hitch on my Crv , and I'm wondering if I do need to install an engine oil cooler or/and transmission oil cooler, im going to use it for a jet ski towing during summer time,I really appreciate any help Thanx
  15. Trunk Cooler Idea...

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 CR-V
    I have an 05 V and was thinking about the idea of using the trunk space under the picnic table to put ice/drinks in. the only problem is there is no drain. Has anyone done this? would it be possible to install a drain?
  16. 4th Gen CRV Tranmission Cooler???

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    I'm going to be towing a small popup with my 2013 CRV, and was considering putting a transmission cooler on it. However, after poking my nose around the engine bay, for the life of me I can't find the lines where the transmission fluid enters or exits the radiator. All I can find are the two...
  17. transmission cooler - 1gen

    Maintenance and Service
    I was looking for some parts on Napa website and I came across a transmission cooler. My questions would this benefit my auto box? Any opinions or reviews? here is the link: I think...
  18. 2nd Gen Tranny Cooler

    Image & Video Gallery
    Not sure if this where I should put this but just wanted to post a pic of my tranny cooler installed. I took off my bumper again to install foglights so I took a pic of the tranny cooler.
  19. Transmission Cooler users in UK and Europe ?

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    After doing loads of research regarding the fitting of a tranny cooler for the CRV for towing purposes, I'm wondering how many of the UK and Europe CRV owners actually use them ?? or is it a case of just here in the US they are used .... Cheers Stephen
  20. Transmission Cooler

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    Has anyone had any experience at having these installed on the 08 'V'..we are in the process of getting the 'V' ready to tow a smallish travel trailer and going throught the motions of trying to figure out things to have done before we buy the trailer...went to Uhaul yesterday after reading...