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  1. 2014, without Nav - Bluetooth / HandsFreeLink / HFL not working

    Problems & Issues
    2014 EX-L AWD without Nav. Bluetooth used to work. Now it doesn't. Video link should show the problem. Previously paired phones don't connected. "Phone" buttons on the steering wheel don't do anything. This isn't a phone pairing problem. This happened shortly after charging a pair of cheap...
  2. 2014 CR-V EX-L, no Nav, Bluetooth / HandsFreeLink / HFL not working at all

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    2014 EX-L AWD without Nav. Bluetooth used to work. Now it doesn't. Video link should show the problem. Previously paired phones don't connected. "Phone" buttons on the steering wheel don't do anything. This isn't a phone pairing problem. This happened shortly after charging a pair of cheap...
  3. HFL connection screen not coming up help

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 2015 CRV without touch screen. To connect a phone to bluetooth you are supposed to press the phone button a promt screen will come up. Whenever I click the phone button it says loading for about 15 seconds and then goes back to the previous screen. Please help me not having the...
  4. 2018 CR-V EX-L Bluetooth Microphone Problem

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    My car has sound quality problems when I call using the HFL. I can hear the person I'm calling clearly, but I am told that there is loud road noise heard on the other end. This happens even though it is quiet in the cabin, radio is off. It is only improved by stopping the vehicle. I have...
  5. 2014 CRV: Accessing HFL module/bluetooth wires for aftermarket stereo

    Mobile Electronics
    I purchased an aftermarket car stereo. The steering wheel has bluetooth buttons. In order to connect the bluetooth buttons to the stereo, the instructions are to cut and wire into the cable connecting to the Handsfreelink module. The HFL module is located behind the automatic gear shift. With...
  6. Private Mode HFL Bluetooth

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    I use Apple CarPlay when driving more then 30 minutes or so, using Apple Maps for guidance. But there are times when its just a quick run to a new store or location (especially when on vacation in a new town) that I use Apple or Google Maps connected via bluetooth. Depending on the app I set it...
  7. Bluetooth connection & HFL issues (android + blackberry)

    Problems & Issues
    We recently (January 17) traded in our 2012 CRV EX for a 2016 SE. We are having issues with connectivity on both my android and my wife's phone. 1 -- automatic pairing happens inconsistently. Turning car on, sometimes a phone will connect while others we have to manually pair using the...
  8. TSB 14-029 - Buzz of Static Heard at Other End During HFL Call

    Recalls, TSB's and Notices
    Hello everyone, I am looking for TSB 14-029. I am having this exact issue, but my extended warranty service is giving me coverage issues. If I can provide the TSB they state that they should be able to cover the repair. 2013 Honda CR-V EX-L 93k miles
  9. Why my CRV is not telling iPhone code for paitring?

    Problems & Issues
    Hello, When I bought my brand new CRV I have configured my iPhone for blue tooth (hand free link - HFL) by entering a CRV spoke code, well, accidentally I deleted CRV item from my iPhone in its Blue tooth settings, hence now again I want to set up / pair my iPhone to my CRV, for that I went to...
  10. HFL Audio connection issue

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    I recently got a 2013 LX and I was using the Bluetooth HFL to play music. I changed to FM radio and when I switched back to aux, music will not play off my connected phone. I have to use a usb or aux cable. Any ideas?
  11. HFL Buttons

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 2015 Honda CRV EX-L When I am listening to the radio and I want to make a call from speed dial, I can't use the HFL Buttons to get to the speed dial menu? My phone is connected via bluetooth. If I am reading the manual right (p.313), it says I should click the Pick-up button to get to...
  12. HFL Connection?

    Mobile Electronics
    HI Folks. Recently picked up a 2013 EX-L (no nav) and paired my pantech renue with no problem Everything works but each time I start the car the phone beeps at me asking “Accept request for contact data from HFL, Yes/No”. It will keep beeping until I pick yes/no. Very annoying. Is there...
  13. Issues with HFL and Galaxy S3?

    Problems & Issues
    Not really an issue I'm having, but more of a feeler for if there are any issues. The hubby and I are upgrading phones to smartphones in about a month, and I'm wanting the Galaxy SIII. From the website for the HFL, it seems that this phone is completely compatible. However, I've seen phones...
  14. People I call can't hear me when using HFL

    Problems & Issues
    Hello all - Could use some help. My wife and I recently bought a 2013 CRV which my wife drives. She loves it, except for one thing. We can't get the bluetooth HFL to work properly. I had no problem pairing her phone with the HFL. It imported the phone book, received calls, etc with...
  15. Why is the sound quality so bad on HFL when on the phone?

    Problems & Issues
    Disappointed that with my Samsung I cannot voice dial a call either by stating number or contact name. Speed dial is OK but I don't know how to make it work unless I use the dashboard dials. Also, when I am on the phone, hands free, in the car, the other party sounds great, but they tell me I...
  16. HFL background noise problem

    CR-V Owners Down Under
    Hi all. I'd appreciate hearing from anyone who may have issues with background noise on their bluetooth HandsFree Link. I have this problem on my 2012 CRV where the person on the other end of the line hears awful background noise, sometimes to the point of having to hang up. Honda NZ are looking...
  17. 2012 EX-L AWD, HFL and iPhone 4S

    Mobile Electronics
    Searched this forum see if anyone else had posted similar - found nothing so here goes. I have had some heartburn with the fact that while the car is moving over 5mph, HandsFreeLink (HFL) will only allow you to access to your Speed Dial and Call History lists - it blocks access to your...
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