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  1. Future CR-V buyer

    Greetings & Introductions
    Hello everyone! My wife really wants a CR-V since the dawn of time, so looking into it for a Spring 2018 purchase. Point is we have the 5500 rule: Nothing over $5500 for all our cars. My fellow car buddy says 98-99 CR-V's are bulletproof. And they are cheap. But I am wondering about safety also...
  2. Hard 3-4 shift, MDMA transmission

    Under The Hood / Performance
    Hello all, First time poster, long time lurker. This site has helped multiple times when keeping the wife's Gen 1.5 V on the road. But this time, I'm near the end of my diagnostic tree without shotgunning parts and I was hoping for a more solid direction to head. First, the specs: 2001, 180K...
  3. I Love this 2000 CR-V, but... the red. Dealbreaker??

    Shoppin' and Test Drivin'
    What do you guys think of this 2000 CR-V LX with 108,000 miles and automatic. I am looking to trade in my 2012 Mazda6 to basically get rid of my payments. I had a 2000 CR-V LX before and liked it too. This one has alllllllllllllllll of the service done at the dealership (i.e. new tires, seals...
  4. New gen 1

    Greetings & Introductions
    Hey guys im new here I have a 2001 crv satin metallic silver named yin( for yin and yang) that I have already started working on. just small stuff for now. I am a 16 year old from canton ga. I am a life scout working on my eagle. I do a lot of camping but I am not worried about making a truck I...
  5. Just Installed New Weapon-R Dragon Ram Intake in (GEN1) 99 CRV ---- INSANE!

    Under The Hood / Performance
    Weapon-R Blue Dragon Ram Air Intake! Spent a whole month listening to and reading reviews and its true! Works & sounds amazing. Thought youd like to see it ;) Before and After pic! (Gotta clean up the engine bay, i know.....Wires everywhere.... Oh and if any gen 1 crv people would like to...
  6. PSA: regarding Gen 1 window motors

    Maintenance and Service
    My front driver window motor burned out the other day, and I didn't want to pay $100+ for a decent aftermarket motor, $65 for a crap Chinese motor/regulator assembly, or $175+ for a motor at the dealership. Also, the passenger front window has been showing the same signs of impending failure...
  7. Gen 1 Lift Kit You interested!!

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    I have been looking everywhere to find a lift kit for my 2001 crv, All I found was companies used to make them and no longer do because of lack on interest. So what I have done is taken the idea of a leveling kit from tundra and Tacoma vehicles. It sounds simple but I am CNC machining the...
  8. WTB: 1st generation hard white spare tire cover (se) needed

    Trading Post
    Hi folks, Hope everyone is well. I Need a hard white (taffeta white) CRV SE spare tire cover, without (or with) markings. Please let me know if you or anyone is sitting on one. This is for a 2000 CRV EX (1st generation) white color. This is what she looks like...
  9. 1ST GEN SKUNK 2 INTAKE MANIFOLD NEEDED For Final Phase of Mods.

    Under The Hood / Performance
    Hi everyone, I have not been regular here for a couple of years (started a family) so I am picking up where I left off a few years back when I completed my stage 3 mods on my 1st gen Vee. For a few pics of my baby see here...
  10. how to... change second O2 sensor Gen 1

    Maintenance and Service
    I have read a lot of post about how to unplug the 02 sensor from the pipe, but on my Gen 1 (1998) i couldnt see the other end where the conecctor plug must be. Instead of that, the 02 cables go through a hole on the chassis. Is there a way to acces to the 02 conecctor plug on the gen1?? may be...
  11. Gen 1 Bull bar

    searching on the web, i found this cool Gen 1 V.... what i like is the bull bar, except for the fog lights... where can i get this bull bar??? if all you can, please put pics of Vs with bull bar, thnx
  12. Gen 1 vs. Gen 2 on long uphill grades

    Rocky Mountain CR-V Owners
    Hi, I have a 1999 crv and it tries real hard to maintain highway speeds up a long mountain pass. Have any of you had both generations of the CRV to compare the the power of the 2nd generation motor??
  13. DRL on a Gen 1

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Hi everyone, i would like to know if there a way to put Daytime Running Lights on the Gen 1 (1998) without cutting cables, may be putting a correct fuse on the box... thanks:)