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  1. 2006 Ex Power steering pump replacements fail repeatedly.

    Problems & Issues
    2006 Ex 140,000mi. The original pump was leaking a lot so I figured I'd replace it. I did so in December and one week later it failed suddenly when I was turning. I took it back to the shop and they said the teeth were all stripped and they weren't sure how this happened. They replaced it and...
  2. 2018 EX Driver's Seat upholstery fail

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    Hi, this is my first post, so bear with me... In Sept. 2018, I bought a 2018 EX with gray cloth upholstery. Here it is, less than 4 months and 3,000 miles later, the back of the driver's seat has a patch of worn upholstery. I haven't worn anything unusual while driving, just winter coats. Has...
  3. Water Pump FAIL - 2015 CRV

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 CR-V
    I have a 2015 CRV. The water pump failed with 52,000 miles. We found out the pump is defective on this model/year, and there apparently is a TSB on it. Repaired (just) under warranty. Anybody else having this problem?
  4. why did my post fail to appear?

    Website & Platform Help
    How long does it take a mod to approve a post? Thanks
  5. will P0420 fail state inspection?

    Problems & Issues
    I have a Honda CRV 2010 with about 130000 miles. Recently the check engine light is on with code P0420. I did "I/M readiness" test with my OBDII scanner and it shows everything (except AIR and HCAT are not supported) with green checks except one DTC code (P0420). What confused me is that...
  6. 2002 CRV Failing Transmission

    Maintenance and Service
    Hi all looking for some advice here. I should start off with the whole story though so it may be a bit long: Have a 2002 CRV 4WD EX Sport 4-speed AT around 150k miles. About 5 months ago I did a replacement of all the fluids (ATF, rear diff, power steering) per the service schedule (with honda...
  7. XM Channel Up Down Fail after Subscription Reduced to XM Basic Plus

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    Today my free three month full XM subscription expired so I called XM and switched to their low cost XM Basic Plus option. It reduces the channels and creates gaps or "channel not available" for the higher priced channels. I have used XM Basic Plus in the past and am satisfied with the...
  8. ABS Sensor fail causing brake pressure sensor fail?

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, I've had a search but cant find an answer for this one, hopefully someone can help. I have a euro/UK Gen2.5 2005 CR-V exec auto which has the 3 warning lights on for !, ABS and VSA. I have taken it to my local shop, who have scanned the car and reported: O/S/F ABS sensor fail N/S/R...
  9. 4WD to 2WD conversion FAIL Please Help

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, I have worked on Hondas for years and Im not sure what is going on. I have a 01 CRV 4wd that had bad rear ujoints in the drive (propellar) shaft. I removed the shaft just thinking that I could drive it in 2wd. When I go to put it in gear nothing happerns through any of gears. Do I need...
  10. Safety consern on Diesel engine that overrun causing the engine to fail

    Diesel CR-V
    Hi here is my story. Bought a Honda CRV 2.2 diesel manual with 40 thousand km on and with service plan in Feb 2013. What an amazing car. We loved it is was perfect. Fuel consumption, power, luxury, safety features you name it. I was amazed and felt safe to let my wife use it every day. It is a...
  11. 2004 CR-V - Driver door lock fail

    Problems & Issues
    I can no longer use the lock on my driver side door. My key goes into the lock as it should, but it will not turn. I have to unlock my vehicle from the passenger side. I can put up with it, but it would be nice to have the driver side door lock working again. I would like to know if anyone...
  12. Ugh, Starter beginning to fail

    Problems & Issues
    Well it's begun, I guess. The starter didn't engage on the 1st first try when leaving work tonight. So how long will it last before I'm sitting somewhere? Any info from those who have been down this road is much appreciated.
  13. Drivers window left open in rain- power windows/locks fail

    Problems & Issues
    Thats pretty much the problem. Window open about an inch. Door interior was soaked. No power windows work. Drivers side power lock will not work. Passenger side power lock does work. Power sun roof works. Suggestions? Thanks.
  14. ABS Failed, Now the Normal Brakes Fail - Fluid or Something Else?

    Problems & Issues
    I own a 1997 CRV that has ABS, but the ABS system has been really iffy these past few months. The light would come on, go off, come on, and sometimes when I was normally braking (not hard, generally when I was braking softly/slowly) the ABS would suddenly start pumping for no reason. Concerned...
  15. MOT fail - both front upper steering control arms

    Maintenance and Service
    Hi all, Had the CRV for about 6 mths now and love it. Took it to Halfords for MOT yesterday and it failed on both front upper control arms, worn bushes, excessive play. Their price for fixing £314. I'm a fairly competent DIY mechanic and so would like to have a go at this myself. Got some...
  16. hit and run FAIL

    Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    yep, they left their license plate behind, attached to the bumper. and what sort of car is the bumper from? :P