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  1. Asking for a health checklist, in benefit of a used Honda CRV 2006 2.2 Diesel

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    Dear all, I have acquired this month my 3rd CRV, 2nd generation 242.000KMs, and wish to put some extra care on it. It has done all services except last 10.000KMs. The (owner's) technical control has been performed this Saturday, which indicated the need for: suspension system maintenance (I...
  2. MK4 DPF OBD2 Diagnostics Reader

    Diesel CR-V
    My MK4 (2014) 2.2 i-DTEC CRV has been to the dealer 4 times this year for a DPF Regen after spontaneously entering limp mode. I want to know when to do a longer drive before I get the dreaded limp mode. Is there a diagnostic scanner tool that will read the PM level and possibly also indicate...
  3. 2009 Honda CRV EX 2.2 DIESEL - Slow Battery Drain With SAT NAV Glitch*

    Diesel CR-V
    Hi, We own a 2009 Honda Crv EX 2.2 diesel car for a year now. A couple of months back we've noticed the car battery went dead twice on us so we decided to invest in a new one. To our surprise 2 weeks later the new one went dead too! So we swapped the old battery (thankfully didn't get rid of...
  4. Honda CR-V 1.6 diesel

    Diesel CR-V
    Hi I am thinking of buying a Honda CR-V 1.6 diesel, I do not have a specific car in mind just yet, but it will probably be year 2014, 2015 or 2016 Can I please ask, did these cars suffer the fuel/ oil mixture problem Would you recommend them, is the 1.6 sufficiently powered and is there...
  5. Diesel 2.2 CDTi don't want to go

    Diesel CR-V
    Daughter has the 2.2 Diesel, 2006 on a 56 plate (UK) probably has 220,000 miles on it. Sudden problem is that the car doesn't want to move. It is parked on our drive on an ever so slight incline and to move forward in 1st it is taking 2,000 - 2,500 rpm to set off, and having to rev the nuts off...
  6. Newbie CR-V 2.2 ctdi diesel owner

    Greetings & Introductions
    Hi everyone, Myself and the missus recently bought ourselves a 2007 CR-V 2.2 ctdi diesel EX, with 143,000 miles on the clock. Has good service history, with 10 stamps last being 123,000. Have done the Oil and filter just for piece of mind.So looking on this site for some info on the car as it`s...
  7. HondaCRV 2013 Auto Diesel

    Diesel CR-V
    Battery keeps going flat after car not in use for 2/3 days
  8. CRV MK2 2006 Diesel (Manual ) - judder pulling away in second.

    Diesel CR-V
    Hi all, I love my 2006 MK2 CRV and have started soending money on her as I plan to keep the car for several years yet. I recently replaced front suspension struts and springs, track rod ends, front pads and some bent wheel studs, rear pads ( all work done Myself ). I still have the nearside...
  9. 2015 crv 1.6 diesel ex power cut / complete electrical failure

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    Hello, First post here. Had my CRV for about a year and I'm loving it. On Saturday the Car cut out while stopped in traffic. All electrics went so no hazards or steering. After 5-10 minutes it all powered back up and started as if nothing had happened. It then happened again on Tuesday night...
  10. 2007 Honda CRV EX-L diesel rattling / warning lights

    Problems & Issues
    Hi A few weeks ago my CRV began making a sound intermittently from the engine, both from a cold start and sometimes when it had been running for a while. Best described as something rattling around/scraping sound. When I increased acceleration it would stop but then when it returned to ticking...
  11. Where is the power transistor on a 2005 diesel???

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, I can't find the power transistor on my 2005 UK diesel? It looks to me like the ECU is below my blower which I haven't seen on any 'how to fix my transistor' video. Any help appreciated, Chris
  12. CRV 2005 Diesel won’t start ....

    Problems & Issues
    We have a 2005 diesel CRV with 160,000 on the clock. Full service history - and has been trouble free and reliable ... until now. Car started up fine on Sunday morning - backed out of our driveway and proceeded 500 yards before stopping dead. Tried restarting but it just spins and doesn’t fire...
  13. diesel knock sound from engine

    Diesel CR-V
    i have a diesel 2004 crv. it has suddenly developed a terrible hard start. i have to spray some quick start for it to start, black smoke, loosing power plus a terrible sound on acceleration. sounds like a diesel knock sound. its also displays glow plug problems. does this mean my injectors are...
  14. diesel knock sound from engine

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    i recently got a crv 2004 diesel ex UK. After an oil change service it has a terrible knock sound from engine. Sounds like a diesel knock and it looses power when that starts. it suddenly has a lot of black smoke if i accelerate. starting it has started issues too. it was starting after a long...
  15. CRV diesel 2009 auto fold mirrors

    Mobile Electronics
    I have managed to get my mirrors to fold when the dead locking is activated, it took some investigating using non UK wiring diagrams but I got there.
  16. Heavy steering and steering wheel pulling when turning - CRV 2.2 diesel

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    Hi, I have a Honda CRV 2.2 diesel, it´s a 3 gen body (year 2013 though). I just recently bought this car and i soon found out that it acted quite strange when i was turning, like the steering wheel was pulling back and it is also feels rather heavy. The tires are 235/60R18 and are a little...
  17. Honda CR-V 2007 Diesel 2.2 EPS?

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    Hi Really sorry it comes across as a newbie question but I just wanted to know if my Honda CR-V 2007 UK as Electric Power Steering? Really appreciate your answers :)
  18. 2016 Honda CR-V diesel 4wd 18k miles noisey cylinder head

    Diesel CR-V
    I have been to my Honda dealer who says my Honda CR-V is in a batch that is subject to a recall when presented for a cylinder head replacement - this is due very noisey engine which sounds like a Larry - I have cars exactly the same and compared to the other one it is very noisey this why I knew...
  19. CRV 1.6 Diesel 2014 (64 plate) Cabin Squeak.

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    Good evening My CRV has recently developed a very annoying low pitched squeak within the cabin. Thought it was brake pads and discs, however had them checked and they are fine. Have checked everywhere but to no avail. Even removed all contents from car as well as roof bars and bike carriers...
  20. Air conditioning/CRV diesel 2008 UK model

    Diesel CR-V
    My a/c has just packed up and blowing warm air to me. Had the gas checked and topped up to correct level/amount. Still not working. I can hear a clicking noise next to the compressor when the a/c is switched on/off. Does this mean the compressor is working? I know there was a service bulletin on...