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  1. Loud "thunk" under acceleration in all gears...

    Under The Hood / Performance
    okay, I picked up a awd 98 crv pretty cheap, engine runs great. Car is super clean. Once it is in drive, and you begin to accelerate, it makes a very loud, and physically noticeable noise, that's hand in hand with a jerk, or a thunk. Wondering what it could be....The guy I bought it from said it...
  2. 2001 CRV clutch issue engaging gears

    1996-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1)
    Hi. I have a 2001 1st gen CRV with manual transmission and 4x4. Yesterday when I went to drive the car I could not get it to engage any gear. Whilst the car is off I can depress the clutch pedal and move the shifter into the correct position however this is not possible if I start the car in...
  3. 2010 CR-V EX-L 4WD Transmission does not shift into higher gears

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    Hi from new member & new owner of CR-V I bought my Honda from a friend who had rear-ended a much bigger SUV. There was a lot front end body damage and one of the solenoids had been knocked off of the dual shift solenoid assembly. All the body damage is repaired and the dual shift solenoid...
  4. 05 CRV 5AT - Shifter is not smoothly going into gears some gears dont light up

    Problems & Issues
    Hello, I have an 05 CRV 5AT and am having troubles with the shifter and light indicator matching up. All of the lights light up, but sometimes when the shifter is put into a gear that gear does not illuminate. This happens with P, R, N, D and D2. D1 does not illuminate at all. Actually, when...
  5. 05 CRV 5AT - Shifter is not smoothly going into gears some gears dont light up

    Problems & Issues
    Hello, My 05 CRV 5AT is having troubles shifting gears on the shift column. All of the gears light up besides D1, which the shifter will not go into. Sometimes when going between gears, the shifter will be in that gear, but the light will not be light. with a little jiggling of the shifter...
  6. Auto Gearbox gears not engaging into gears

    Maintenance and Service
    My 2nd post for the day already ? I have changed my gearbox few days ago and it was driving ok but sometimes it would over rev and kick down did not work and now I have lost gears all together and I had the same problem with previous gearbox Can you guys please help me point out what the...
  7. 1st Gen AT squeaks when shifting gears

    Problems & Issues
    Hey guys, I have a 01 cr-v with 30k miles i bought recently. I had the timing belt, acc belts, water pump, valve gasket and valve timing done last week. Since then I have noticed that the transmission has been making a squeaking sound when i shift from P D or R. it only lasts a couple...
  8. Gears Locking Up Without Warning On a Manual 06

    Problems & Issues
    Hi Folks New to the forum and really appreciate any advice... bought my CRv couple of months ago, mileage is 111k, has been serviced etc Twice, without warning the gears have suddenly locked and the lever refuses to move, on both occasions the weather was mild and the car had driven well...
  9. clutch pedal way too soft / low gears progressively difficult to engage

    Problems & Issues
    Howdy, Couple days ago I thought the change on my manual 2000 CR-V (in the UK) was getting a bit notchy. Tonight I struggled to engage 1st - gave up, notched 2nd (just), and managed to get home in 2nd and 3rd. The clutch pedal is light all the way to the floor. It's dark tonight, but in...
  10. Final Drive Gears, No More.

    Under The Hood / Performance
    Hey Gents & Ladies, First post, and I figured I would make it worth its while. A little background: I recently turned 250k miles on my 2004 CRV, 5MT AWD. No complaints and I love it, great in the snow, great for pulling small trailers, great for my life style. Anyways, I have owned her...
  11. engine problems after shifting gears

    Problems & Issues
    Hello all, Coming from austria i've just registered here cause it seems nobody is able to help me with my CRV problem here in europe :-) My CRV MY2005 Vtec with the 2.0 gasoline engine as such is a perfect family car and thats what its mainly used with us. the car has around 160000km on the...
  12. Clutch Peddle wont disengage fully. Please Help me!

    Problems & Issues
    I recently had my clutch master cylinder replaced due to it not working. The old one had blown and leaked all of the fluid out. I have been driving it about a week and a half and now my cluch peddle wont fully disengage. I can go into gears fine but like the last 3 inches of the cluch movement...
  13. Shifting into lower gears

    Problems & Issues
    Not sure if this is an issue or a problem, but how do I shift into the lower gears (2 and 1)? I can't go below D. I have tried both pulling towards me and pushing down (as with the rest of the gears) and just pushing straight down. Neither one do it. Is there something you have to disengage...
  14. How to select gears properly?

    Problems & Issues
    Hello, I bought a 1999 automatic CR-V last week, and I'm struggling to understand how to select gears (that coming from a guy that drove manual all his life sounds surreal). The owner's manual says that from P to R you have to pull the shift lever, from R to N and from N to D you have only to...
  15. 2004 CRV Drive light stays on even when changing gears

    Problems & Issues
    Does anyone know why my "Drive" light stays on even when I am changing gears. I made a you tube video if this as well so you can see. Again, this only happens once in a while and the car drives fine. More annoying than anything else...:mad: http://youtu.be/ZVdORBqea94
  16. Thumping noise when CR-V (AT) changes gears

    Maintenance and Service
    Folks, Just bought a 2005 CR-V AT, 75K. A few days after inspection I heard a thumping (or hushing) noise on the front of the V. It happens when I drive slowly and it changes gears from 1st to 2nd (it's an automatic). The noise is clutch-like and it is not present when I drive faster and the V...
  17. 99 Auto Stutters between gears

    Maintenance and Service
    99 CRV EX 190k Auto When I have slowed to about 30 mph and then start to accelerate a little bit, the transmission can't decide which gear 2 or 3. I have 2 choices, let off, or push the accelerator more then it goes to 2nd and everything is fine. It seems like a pressure switch is no working...
  18. 1998 manual - sticking gears

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all In the last couple of weeks I've noticed the gears incredibly hard to engage for the first 10 mins of so of a journey. The clutch seems to engage ok albeit tHe bite point is quite late. I only use the car at the weekends so it stands unused for a bit. Just wondered if the clutch is on...
  19. '04 Won't shift down to 2 or 1 gears

    Problems & Issues
    My '04 2wd shifts fine from D up but stuck won't shift down below D. Anyone encounter the problem before?
  20. Using the gears in an auto CRV

    Problems & Issues
    Hi All, I've loved CRV's since they first came out, but I'm not wealthy, and, in 2010 I've finally managed to afford a 1997 model, in that awesome ultraviolet shade of blue (is it Royal Blue Pearl ?) I just need to know how to best utilise the gears. The person who sold it to me said that D4 is...
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