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  1. Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Got my CRV with the hydraulics on the clutch leaking, the clutch disengagement height had been previously fiddled with. I like a low clutch engagement, easier on your knees and easier to feel the engagement point. The service manual has the engagement point at 34mm/1.5" from the lowest pedal...
  2. Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Hello. I own a 2002 Honda Honda CRV EX Model 5 speed manual transmission. I am writing for advise as the rear end of my CRV is lower than the front of the CRV and it annoys me. The rear end of my vehicle measures 27 inches from the ground to the base of the wheel-well fender bottom. The...
  3. Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    I can't be the only 6ft crv owner who hates how the tailgate opens too low?!? I don't understand how / why Honda made such a ergonomic oversight. Does anyone have an idea how to get the tailgate to open a little higher? Many smaller / lower cars have tailgates that open much higher so Honda has...
  4. Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    I was wondering if I will have any rubbing issues with this size tire with stock height on a 2011. I am looking to go with the H&R springs and if so will I need to adjust tire size to not have rubbing? Thank you in advance.
  5. Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    I just took delivery of my new CRV this week and just realized that the front passenger seat cannot be raised in height. Does anyone know if it is possible to add spacers under the seat or make some aftermarket adjustment to permanently raise the hight of the seat? Are there others on the...
  6. Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Im thinking of getting a CRV but I want to make sure it fits in my garage first! Can someone with a 2017 CRV measure how high the car is including the open liftgate? My garage door is only 83 inches high. I know the CRV can set the liftgate lower but only on the models with a power...
  7. Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    How high a jack do I need for my 2004 to change a tire. My original jack broke and I can't find this spec anywhere. I just need something for emergencies and don't want to pay a ton.
  8. Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    Hi, I'm new here. I am a longterm Honda Civic sedan leasee, ready for a 2016. However, my wife has a bio-mechanical issue that would be better served by a higher-off-the-ground passenger seat. My thought is to consider the 2WD CRV. I called Honda Customer Service but they were unable to help...
  9. Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    I'm looking to start doing my own oil changes and rotations. I see a few 3-ton floor jacks with ~18" max height on sale here and there. Is this sufficient to clear the wheels off the ground? It's occasionally cheaper than Harbor Freight's 3-ton jack. Thanks!
  10. Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    I have a 2015 CRV EXL but the passenger seat is low. Is there any way to adjust it?
  11. Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    Hi everyone. I have just bought a new CR-V (2014) and want to fit a dog guard to rear head restraint posts, but they need to be a bit longer, i.e. the head restraints need to be set a little higher. Can this be done? If so could someone please advise how.
  12. Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Hi, I’m a new user and I’m interested to buy an mk1 CR-V. But I need to know one thing that I can't find…yet.. I’d like to know how tall is the trunk! From the base to the roof.. Can you help me??
  13. Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    Dear Friends, I just bought this car and I am beginning to feel that this car is very low. I have to duck down to enter and exit given that my height is 6.2.I was thinking about putting 19R tires to get some height. I wanted to check with the owners to see if there is any other option to lift...
  14. Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    I was wondering if anyone could tell me the measurement from the roof to the crossbar at the center of the CRV? I need to put a mini lightbar on the roof and i need to know how much room there is. Thank you.
  15. Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    I have a 2012 EX-L and love it. Would like to buy one for my mom. Only problem is the rear liftgate. She is 5ft tall and has a bad shoulder. She can't reach the handle to bring it down. Does anyone have experience with any modifications that might help, eg. Pulldown strap attached to the...
  16. Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Hi Guys, As we all know, Gen 2 owners have very few options for springs. So i have found a well known local manufacturer in Brisbane that will make a set for me. As my car is a mums taxi only, so i want it to be more comfortable to ride in but still handle well. The car came to me with a set...
  17. Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    Anyone have a Curt Class III and tow a Uhaul trailer? I want to rent the motorcycle trailer and I am thinking I should get the two inch drop ball mount?
  18. Diesel CR-V
    I have an 05 diesel crv and last night I noticed the lights were a bit low, so I tried to use the interior adjuster switch to raise them, but is wasn't working. The light on the switch doesn't seem to be working either. I had a quick look through the manual so see if there is a dedicated fuse...
  19. Accessories
    Hi, Could you please tell me what is the exact height from the ground to the bottom of the hard tire cover of a CR-V 1998 ? I'm also looking to buy one for a silver CRV, please contact me if you have one for sell. Thanks. J
  20. Dear Honda:
    I just bought my first CR-V this week, a new 09. One issue that almost kept me from buying the CR-V was how high the rear hatch opens. On the one hand, I'm a tall guy, and thus wish it went a little higher so that I would never hit my head. On the other hand, and what almost kept me from...
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