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  1. 01CRVEX’s Build Ideas (B18C1 P72?) EXPERTS?

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    I’ve been enjoying my Honda CR-V going on five years now. I’ve been wanting to do some engine upgrades to make my first gen a little bit faster. I spoke with my Honda Technician about what’s best to get a little more umph out of the 2.0L B20Z2. He recommended to go with 94-01 Acura Integra GSR...
  2. Why I am posting so many trim ideas

    Why I am posting for help on trim You have probably noticed that I have/am posting numerous trim ideas for my new 2018 CRV EW-L. The reason is simple, I'm exploring numerous ideas and seek your feedback. The last thing I want to do is damage our new Honda so it is very important that I gather...
  3. 2010 CRV roof rack ideas for Kayak

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 CR-V
    Bought the wife a 2010 and she loves it, main purpose was for winter driving. She likes to Kayak and we have recently bought a 10' Kayak. I am wondering what bars or attachments have you guys used to hold a kayak. I did some searching and found a few items. I am also interested how they attach...
  4. Need ideas on upgrades / Looking for a good polyurethane bushing kit

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 CR-V
    Hey, so I live in a sort of hilly area with bumpy roads (not ridicolous but constant tho). When I turn right corners the crv doesnt make a full turn. If I turn and hold the steering, it pushes its front out and then comes back in 3/4 way of the turn. Pretty awkward, but anyway I can get that...
  5. Any Ideas welcome, 12 way seat for the right side

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    I have a bit of a problem dealing with the four way passenger seat in the Touring trim CR-V. I am 6' 8" tall, the passenger seat does not adjust any lower and I have a very difficult time sitting there while my wife drives on long trips. Do any of you know how to go about obtaining a driver's...
  6. Bottomed out 08 ex-l cracked oil pan and transmission clunks - ideas?

    Problems & Issues
    I bottomed out my 08 unexpectedly and thought I hit a brick wall! I managed to get home to discover the oil pan had cracked (1mm hole) and the plastic was mangled. The transmission now clunks and feels off butt drives ok otherwise Of course it happened at a great time? I do t see any real...
  7. 2005 CRV driver side power window switch broke - rain is coming, ideas?

    Problems & Issues
    Without warning, my driver side power window switch no longer works. Well, since rain is coming, anyone want to guess what direction it works? Of course, the window is 1/2 way down now, rain is coming, and I'm at work. I'm looking for a MacGyver solution to just get the window up. I can take...
  8. 2001 lift ideas

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Looking to set up my '01 AWD with a little more aggressive stance. The only aftermarket springs that I've located are OME that net out 1-1.25" of lift. The CR-V has 175k on it with the factory struts. So, I'm looking at KYB's for the strut. Then a 28-29" tire with a more all-terrain tread...
  9. Ham radio install ideas?

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    Any hams here? Now that I have my new vehicle, I need to figure out how to mount a dual band (2M/440) mobile radio in it! I think the control head and chassis are the easy part. I am trying to figure out where to put the antenna (NMO, clamp or glass - no magnetic mounts): Roof - front and...
  10. Groaning/whining & stiff to turn **ONLY** after driving for 45 minutes - any ideas?

    Problems & Issues
    Groaning/whining & stiff to turn **ONLY** after driving for 45 minutes - any ideas? Hello all. Hoping someone can advise. I have a 2008 CRV, about 120K miles on it. It's been good to me, no issues until recently. After driving about 45 minutes, I will start to hear a groaning/whining noise...
  11. 2003 WUUUURRRRRR Sound Looking for ideas

    Performance Modifications
    I have a 2003 CR-V with 125k miles on it. We bought it about 25k ago and it was well taken care of. For about the past 15k or so it started to make a wuuuurrrrr sound when driving. The sound starts off low pitch when you start moving and gets higher pitched as you increase speed. It changes...
  12. 1999 is burning raw gas, and a cylinder is not firing. Any ideas?

    Problems & Issues
    I recently purchased a 1999 Honda CR-V for a low price due to a miss in the engine. After replacing spark plugs, wires, Distributor Cap/roter, and ignition coil, the problem continues. I had suspected the fuel injector was bad, but don't have the money or capability to replace them. Giving codes...
  13. ok, i need help..any ideas?

    Problems & Issues
    Ok, took my 2002 CRV 2WD w 185k for long-overdue maintenance (see "pinging valves after 13 years" thread). Due to advice to others on various threads, I had them do a timing chain tensioner replacement (wondering why now). they did not measure the rod extension before replacement, so I don't...
  14. Ideas for making 06' CR-V more unique

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Hi everybody I just joined here to hopefully gather some ideas and info to make my crv cooler looking and more badass in general I'm looking into getting beefier looking tires any input on that would be appreciated Let me hear your thoughts!
  15. Juddering / vibration 2006 CTDI model - ideas

    Problems & Issues
    Just seeking some pointers please. My wifes 2006 2.2 CTDI manual model with 85,000 miles has started to judder over the past four or five weeks, seems to coming from the front somewhere and shakes the whole car. It happens only under acceleration in first and second gear, starting from just...
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  19. Steering wheel doesn't want to recenter after left turns -- Any ideas?

    Problems & Issues
    Hello all --- longtime lurker, first time poster here who could use your input. I have a 2009 CR-V with 60k miles. For the last few weeks I've noticed that the steering wheel doesn't want to recenter itself after turning the wheel to the left. Also, the wheel wants to turn left with just the...
  20. 2003 EX AWD engine choking/straining problems - ideas?

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 2003 CR-V AWD with just 124,000 miles on it. It's been well maintained at the dealer and is a 2-owner clean vehicle. I just bought it 5000 miles ago and it's been a great car. They even spent $4300 to have the whole air conditioner system replaced last year. Whew! Anyway, I have...