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  1. 2014 engine problems. Help me decide...Fix or abandon?

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 CR-V
    Crv owner for years, currently have a 2014 EX. At 68000km, discovered it had burned lot of oil and then timing chains - top and bottom - jumped. Oil light never came on! Had chains fixed and continuing to burn oil (just failed oil consumption test). Today learned drive shaft needs replacing...
  2. Drivers side grinding noise

    Problems & Issues
    Okay so if I start off from a stop normal then i don't hear any noise at all. If I take off on a hill or with any force on the gas then I heard what seems to be a grinding noise from the drivers side front. I get to 25 mph or so and the noise stops. when I have it up in the air. everything...
  3. Drive Shaft removal for better gas mileage

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 CR-V
    Hey guys I have 2005 crv with 4wd, previous owner removed the drive shaft, here in Mexico they do that a lot to save on gas but I’m wondering how much of a myth that is? I go camping a lot and even though I haven’t really NEEDED the 4wd I think I’d be nice to have but I don’t wanna spend more on...
  4. 2001 CRV in need of a Drive Shaft

    Maintenance and Service
    Hello there. I so hope you can help me. I live in Costa Rica and recently bought a 2001 CRV. (Cars are extremely expensive here). I owned the car a week and it got hit by a tree. The driveshaft was damaged from a rock under the car. The mechanic here wants to put in a new Honda drive shaft part...
  5. Help I need a new drive shaft

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 CR-V
    Hello there. I so hope you can help me. I live in Costa Rica and recently bought a 2001 CRV. (Cars are extremely expensive here). I owned the car a week and it got hit by a tree. The driveshaft was damaged from a rock under the car. The mechanic here wants to put in a new Honda drive shaft part...
  6. 2000 AWD front end vibration/noise issue

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, I hope you can help me with a new issue I'm having. Yesterday, I was driving to a friend's house, going around 60 mph, and out of nowhere I start getting a vibration in the front end driver's side of my CRV. It almost sounded like a flat tire at first, or some lsturdy plastic piece in...
  7. Honda CRV highway vibration - TSB No. 15-076 issued

    Recalls, TSB's & Notices
    Now you have to wonder when this is coming for the 2015 and onward as many of us experience the same issue. CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2012 Honda CR-V 2013 Honda CR-V 2014 Honda CR-V All-wheel-drive models. The problem: Drivers may note a vibration at highway...
  8. Honda CRV highway vibration - TSB No. 15-076 issued

    Problems & Issues
    Now you have to wonder when this is coming for the 2015 and onward as many of us experience the same issue. CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2012 Honda CR-V 2013 Honda CR-V 2014 Honda CR-V All-wheel-drive models. The problem: Drivers may note a vibration at highway speeds due...
  9. anyone ever permanently disconnected the propeller shaft from an AWD CR-V? effects?

    Problems & Issues
    Hi. We were driving down the NY Throughway this afternoon about 70 miles from NYC when a U joint disintegrated and the propeller shaft to the rear wheels became disconnected from the drive shaft but remained mounted under the chassis, still spinning from the action of the rear wheels ( and...
  10. Drive shaft?!?!?

    Problems & Issues
    Drive shaft?!?!? Need help very soon Went off-roading in my 1st gen AWD CR-V (stupid I know)...and I got stuck on a hill ("bottomed out") and now need a new drive shaft. My mechanic said labor may be around $200...which I can handle. He also said he is looking at a used shaft from a junkyard...
  11. unbalance / rattle in front end suspension

    Problems & Issues
    I have recently purchased a CR-V 1999 model in Sweden. After just a few hundred miles the car stared to shake while accelerating and the problem got worse. The problems start to show when I reach 40 mph and is more pronounced the more I pull down the throttle. Now the car is shaking all the time...
  12. Where can I find a drive shaft?

    Maintenance and Service
    Hello, I recently made a post here describing my situation:http://www.crvownersclub.com/forums/showthread.php?t=13490&referrerid=17619 I've talked to a few mechanics and the guy I trust the most gave me two options: 1. Just remove the drive shaft and turn my car into a 2 wheel drive car...
  13. Drive Shaft and U-Joint

    Problems & Issues
    Hey guys, I just got my CR-V back from the oil change center and they guy told me that they noticed my U-joint was a little loose. He told me that he tried looking up this part, but it wasn't easy to find. He the said that it was usually easier and more common to replace the entire drive...
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