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  1. 1997 CR-V - immobiliser not recognising key - green key light flashing

    Problems & Issues
    Hello all! I have a 1997 CR-V (UK) which we have had for a couple of years, and it has developed a problem with the keys / immobiliser. We have x3 keys - x2 black & one red (& no valet key) Up until now we had only used one of them. Had to use a spare to the other day, so used the red one...
  2. Is the ecu unit the same for an automatic

    Problems & Issues
    Hi I drive an automatic mk 1 Cr-v .. i'm having problems with either the immobiliser or the ecu .. could someone please answer a few queries for me 1. Is the Ecu unit the same on an automatic as a petrol for the model/year 2. If i change the ecu, do i have to change the key etc 3. & can the...
  3. Ignition and immobiliser

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, So last week my 98 honda crv automatic stalled. Took to the garage the next day and he told me I need a new ignition barrel. At £450 back order the middle of march from honda I wasn't purchasing that. Have now got my hands on one but before I give this to my mechanic to fit should I be...
  4. 2000 CR-V No Spark, won't start - immobiliser problem after ODB2 installation?

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 2000 Honda CR-V that will not start. Battery and starter are fine, but there is no spark. I do not have the remote unlock fob anymore, just the key. I think it is the immobiliser. I tried to install an ODB2 interface in the service port today in order to get engine consumption...
  5. A mess- in limp mode, hard to start, immobiliser flashing - 02 Honda CRV ex 4AT

    Problems & Issues
    The title starts it. Here is the detail 2 weeks ago I was driving and I felt a couple of shutters and then the engine shut off. Thought I might be out of gas so walked the 2 miles to the gas station (104 *f outside) and put 1 gallon of gas in it. Started my car and it started right up. Then I...
  6. New spare key or bypass the immobiliser

    Problems & Issues
    Hi Folks, I only have one key for my 1999 CRV. It has an immobiliser and requires the keys to be paired to the cars ECU. I have asked the local Honda dealer and they want $255 for a new key and pairing it. I have asked around and there isn’t anyone local (I am not in the US) who can do the...
  7. immobiliser problem

    Problems & Issues
    hi there i hope someone can help me. I changed the battery on my 99 crv today and all went well. Or so i thought but when i tryed to start the car it would not work and the green key indicator keeps flashing. what has happened and what can i do about it Thanks a lot
  8. Immobiliser or key issue?

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, my '99 CRV wouldn't start today and the immobiliser light kept flashing. My Q is, what is more likely a key problem or ignition or immobiliser itself? If it's the key I don't have a master key that a friend of mine said should have been given to me when I bought the car. He thought this...
  9. Green immobiliser light flashing

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, I have been looking but cannot find the answer to my question anywhere. I have read the manual from front to back but still no answer. Hope somebody on the forum will have the answer. I'm in the UK and have a 1998 Crv es. The car runs fine and starts with no issues. The question I have...
  10. 1999 LS Immobiliser

    Mobile Electronics
    Hi. Am new to this, so please bear with me... I need to know if the factory fitted Immobiliser is Thatcham Approved (for UK insurance purposes). I have looked on the specs pages, but cant find anything - please help!
  11. Starting or possible immobiliser problem

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all new member here. I bought a 2003 CR-V 2 litre petrol SE Sports (UK model) 8 days ago. Yesterday I ran into a problem that might be down to my not yet understanding how the immobiliser works or might be something that needs fixing. What happened was this. I drove to collect my wife...