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  1. 1998 CR-V won't start, hazards flash when key is removed

    Greetings & Introductions
    Hey folks, have a conundrum here that nobody seems to have an answer for. My 1998 CR-V has ran great and always started for the two years I've owned it. Saturday I disconnected the battery for a bit and when I re-connected it, the car wouldn't start. Won't even crank, just nothing. Even...
  2. Oil Flash Point now 215 Degrees Fuel to Oil Ratio 2017 CR-V

    Problems & Issues
    I have had Blackstone Laboratories perform two comprehensive tests on my 2017 CRV oil and the results are very disturbing. The flash point of my oil is now 215 degrees, which is within the operating temperature range of the engine. This engine has 9,400 miles on it and the tests were done at...
  3. Using a Flash Drive to Play Music in a 2019 CR-V

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Not used to having a car without a CD player (I'm just old fashioned). But my kids just suggested I put my music on a flash drive and plug it into the USB port in my new 2019 CR-V. I have a Mac Desktop computer and a flash drive. Can someone help me with the steps I need to do to get the...
  4. 1999 Honda CRV Light don't flash when locking car, but horn will sound HELP

    Problems & Issues
    I got the CRV about a month ago and am loving it. However, When i lock the car with the key fob (ALL DOORS CLOSED) the exterior light don't flash. When I unlock the car, the INTERIOR light will turn on but nothing from the outside, no turn signals or brake lights? Anyone have this problem and...
  5. Infotainment screen display issues, flashing colors

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    The display on my infotainment system has been having glitches for awhile, but now they are becoming more frequent. I'm going to list the glitches and maybe somebody can give me some advice if they have had these issues too. In each situation, the glitch lasts anywhere between one to three...
  6. Cruise control speed set numerals flashing

    Problems & Issues
    On my 2018 CR-V EX-L AWD, I love using the Adaptive Cruise Control. Yesterday, I noticed that the speed set numerals flashed for about 5 seconds then remained steady. There was a car in front of me at the time, but it had been there for a while and the system was adjusting my speed up and down...
  7. Folders on USB flash drive

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Is there any way to collapse folders on the screen when browsing the USB flash drive? I have a couple hundred albums organized in folders by genre / artist / album, and it's a real PITA to scroll through the list because it's all expanded.
  8. The Best USB Flash Drive I have found for the CR-V

    Mobile Electronics
    After trying several drives I had around the office I was not happy with any of them. My main problems: 1) Drive sticks out and the will break if I am not careful sticking items in the compartment. 2) Most of them get fairly hot. I have been testing this drive for a few days and it is by far...
  9. USB Flash Drive "Unplayable File" Between Every Song

    Mobile Electronics
    I'm trying to put music on a thumb drive (2017 CRV-EX)to listen in the car. The problem is that when I plug in the thumb drive (formatted to Fat32 from iMac) in the USB port, it seems to duplicate each song. Each duplicated doesn't play, it just beeps and so I have to hit next to listen to the...
  10. MP3s on Compact Flash Card won't play (no errors)

    Mobile Electronics
    Hello all, I have a weird issue that I'm hoping someone here has seen before. I drive a 2008 Honda CR-V EX-L. It has the stereo system with navigation built in and everything works pretty well. After I purchased the vehicle, I purchased a SanDisk Extreme 32GB CompactFlash card (since I can't...
  11. CRV 06 abs, vsa, E brake lights flash

    Problems & Issues
    This has never happened before replacing my battery. I got my battery replaced yesterday. When I drove it to work today, while on the highway, the abs, vsa, vsa activation light, and e brake light flashed at me. It did this a few more times intermittently. Then they stayed on for about 5 sec. My...
  12. USB Flash Drive "Unplayable File" Between Every Song

    Problems & Issues
    When I try to use my USB flash drive, and I've tried several, each song is numbered by the player, not by me. Fine. But while going from song to song, first song numbered 1 will play, then I'll get the "unplayable" message, and then the next song, which is actually the second song, will be...
  13. No Device (USB flash drive) Connected

    Problems & Issues
    All of a sudden none of my flash drives are working. I have one that even lights up to indicate it is connected, but on the screen i keep on getting the No Device Connected message. I have unplugged, turned off and restarted the car, and tried other flash drives that I know are functional. I...
  14. Tip for using Random Music on your monster sized USB flash drive

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    When I put all of my music on one 64GB USB flash drive. I organized created a folder structure of root then class then genre then artist and finally album. Something like this: root\Christmas\Crooners\Bing Crosby\The White Christmas Album root\Oldies\British Invasion\The Beatles\A Hard Days...
  15. 2017 CR-V : USB flash drive does not remember last song played when car started

    Mobile Electronics
    I've seen variants on this problem posted for older cars, but I have a new 2017 CR-V that is manifesting the same behavior: I insert a (4Gb, FAT32 formatted) flash drive into the 2nd USB slot in the middle console (i.e. the USB slot that is not used for Android Auto, which I am using with my...
  16. ECU flash for turbo engine?

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Any idea if anyone will attempt to build an ECU flash for the 1.5 T engine? AWD? I've seen the flashpro civic here in canada, with stock internals, and a KNN drop in filter, there's a definite difference.
  17. Will 17 CRV 1.5T be able to use flash tunes from the 1.5T Civic for easy power?

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V ONLY REFLASH. thats it. no intake, no exhast no nothing stock 1.5 174HP, with the flash 213HP 241 TORQUE! look at the huge smile on his face after the tune. man that should make the CRV even more fun to drive
  18. USB audio interface - USB flash drive type & capacity

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Hello everyone! I will be acquiring a 2017 CR-V AWD Touring sometime soon. I want to prepare for a road trip by buying a USB flash drive (or two) that will be compatible with the new CR-V's USB audio interface. Is anyone aware of the type of USB flash drive that is supported (USB 2.0 or 3.0)...
  19. 2002 CR-V flickering dash gauges & lights

    Problems & Issues
    We just bought a 2002 Honda CR-V EX (4WD auto) a few weeks ago. It's in generally good shape, with lots of dealer service records, but... The dash gauges & lights, the climate control lights, cruise control switch light, and the outside mirror control light all flicker for a couple minutes...
  20. 2015 CR-V MP3 Playback via Flash Drive

    Mobile Electronics
    I've read numerous threads here about MP3 playback, but still can't see exactly what Honda is doing. The car is the 2015 CR-V EX-L w/o Nav, soon to be delivered, but not yet in my driveway. I have many MP3 files (around 30 GB) arranged on my computer HDD set up in my own folder and subfolder...