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  1. Using Trip Odometer - Setting Triggers for Trip A + Trip B

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    My vehicle is days old to me and I'm trying to set it up the way I like. I've been driving a 2016 Acura RDX and can't help but think the trip odometers would work similarly. However, the rep at the car dealer didn't know the answer... So, I ask you. For my RDX, I have Trip A set to trigger...
  2. Intake for the 1.5L turbo

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    Dear all: This is my first post and my first brand new honda. Diving right into the topic of the day, I'm looking for your opinion on a cold air intake and/or short ram intake. I'm not looking to produce an obscene amount of power in this car, just a little boast to get the engine to it's...
  3. Horrible Mileage On 2016 CR-V Touring?

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 CR-V
    I recently bought my CR-V on 12/12/15 and I am loving it so far, but the gas mileage is just horrible :-( I don't know what it's caused by but I contacted my dealer and he told me to run 4 tanks of gas while the manager told me to run 4000 mi. on it before hitting the car's prime fuel...
  4. 2003 CRV low MPG

    Problems & Issues
    Hey Guys, I got a 2003 CRV EX AWD and I've been getting very bad MPG. I'm getting between 12 and 17. Even though this is all city driving, I would not expect it to be so low. I do not have bad or aggressive driving habits such as accelerating and braking fast. I'm very new to cars on a whole...
  5. 2001 CR-V with sudden decrease in gas mileage

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 CR-V
    Hi All, I have a 2001 CR-V, AWD, auto with 470,000 kms. Recently its fuel mileage has decreased dramatically (50% or more). The strange part is that the check engine light was on for quite some time and one day it wasn't and that seems to be when the mileage issues began. The CR-V also has a...
  6. Spark Plugs, Gap Adjustment and Mileage problems

    Performance Modifications
    Owner of a 2008 Honda CRV EX having 76k. Since the purchase the vehicle had lot of ups and downs on mileage fronts. Initially this vehicle provided on a avg 24-25 mpg for regular gas. Live in CT area and use mobil or shell 87 grade. Recently when the vehicle touched 70k, decided to do the...
  7. Confused about the new econ button -- on or off?

    Problems & Issues
    I just purchased the new 2012 CRV - EX with the new ECON button. I am confused and the dealer seems to be confused about when it is ON or OFF and there are conflicting statements all over the internet to what the manual says. The manual and a lot of reviewers (who only read the manual on the...