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  1. 2014 Roof Rail (eBay) Installation Question

    Racks, Hitches and Towing
    Hey all, I've searched the web, this forum, etc... and all I can find are OEM roof rail installation instructions. I just received my eBay roof rails yesterday (really didn't want to go this round but at 1/3 of dealer cost, what the heck). The instructions that came with mine are in Chinese...
  2. Wireless Backup Camera Install

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    Good evening , I recently installed a wireless unit into my 2011 CRV-EX , However now I have noticed a problem . With ACC on the camera works fine with the brake engaged to trigger the unit. With the engine running the unit works for... maybe 2-3mins tops.. than won't switch over via the brake...
  3. FM bypass install to create AUX port on 2019 Touring

    Mobile Electronics
    Getting ready to install an FM bypass unit, probably the iSimple IS31 on our new CRV. It will create an AUX port for my digital Walkman and portable XM receiver. The bypass installs inline with the cars FM antenna and injects the programming over an FM frequency that you choose. Has anyone done...
  4. 2013 crv alpine radio install

    Mobile Electronics
    I need to hook up the parking wire to where it needs to be with this radio (cant ground it) they said to hook it to the blue wire at the brake pedal but that didnt work. Other people say its behind the fuse box but i dont want to mess to much with that area. Any help would be great. Thank you
  5. 2nd gen AC system install?

    Maintenance and Service
    Am planning on replacing most of my AC system in steps. First evacuating, then several days later replacing under the dash, then several days later another part etc. The question is, will it be drive-able in between steps? Will any of these steps cause the condenser to lock? The belt to freeze?
  6. Stupid Question? 2nd gen AC system install

    DIY Center Discussion
    Am planning on replacing most of my AC system in steps. First evacuating, then several days later replacing under the dash, then several days later another part etc. The question is, will it be drive-able in between steps? Will any of these steps cause the condenser to lock? The belt to freeze?
  7. Anyone hear of a aftermarket head unit install on a 5th Gen?

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    Would love to change out my 2019's head unit for something from Phoenix automotive or a Chinese head unit. Cant seem to find anything for the 5th Gen crv though. Even Crutchfield says it's not recommended and they don't show any available head units. Anyone know anything about this? I feel...
  8. Rear hatch - DIY Power lock install ???

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    We plan to obtain my wife's new (new to us) 2014 CRV EX-L in 1-2 weeks. During her test drive, she didn't notice if its rear hatch door is only manual or also has power lock system. U-Tubes videos keep showing a manual rear hatch door on 2014 models. My wife likes Power Lock (unlock) rear...
  9. I wanna install some all terrain wheels

    Greetings & Introductions
    What's going on guys/girls. I recently bought a 2007 CR-V, and want to install some all terrain wheels/tires for the off-road look. Do I need to lift (don't really want) but what's a good combo (size wise) for a proper off-road look?
  10. Can I install a radio from a 2016-2018 Civic to a 2016 Honda CRV EX?

    Mobile Electronics
    Hey guys, we got a 2016 CRV EX. I'll like to get Carplay but would like to keep a Honda radio. I think some models from the Civics, Accords and others like 2016 to 2018 have Carplay. So the question is, can I just swap one of those radios in order to acquire Carplay? That way it would just be...
  11. 2005 EX: Turn signals not working after aftermarket stereo install

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, I can provide more information soon, but I just installed a Sony XAV-AX5000 in my 2005 CRV with only a few complications, but the main thing I've noticed is that my turn signals are no longer working; no noise, no indicator on the dashboard, and no turn signals themselves, obviously...
  12. How do you install the power cable through the firewall of a gen5 Honda CRV?

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    I am trying to install subwoofer on my gen 5 crv, i don't know how to find the way to install the power cable and this is a location I found, i can use it? or do you have any sugesstion for me? Thank all!
  13. Can I install size tire 235/65r17 on crv '07

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    Helli everyone, my crv 2007 has an OEM size 225/65r17 size. I was wondering can I install 235/65r17 on my crv 2007?
  14. Install a dynamic cruise control

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    Hi, I have bought a 2017 CR-V diesel and AWD in Thailand where I now live. This car has no dyn cruise control as i understand it has in the rest of the world. I am not happy about that since my Golf had that, and I loved it. It took the car down to stop and the the brake hold took over. At green...
  15. Block heater install

    DIY Center Discussion
    Hi, I’ve got a 2017 crv, and I’m interested in doing a diy block heater install. I found the official instructions online but it seems like the steps are excessive. Main reason for doing this is oil dilution and wanting to change coolant at (~60k miles). I’m not sure where else the plug and...
  16. Is it possible to install Honda Sensing after the car has been purchased?

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    I bought the Honda CR-V 2018 LX (i think it's the baseline version). I understand that one of the higher versions has Honda Sensing which slows down your vehicle if the car in front slows down. I called the dealership and they don't do anything aftermarket. Is it possible to install this...
  17. 2012 CRV EX-L block heater install

    Maintenance and Service
    I've looked everywhere and cannot find any details about where the block heater install location is at on the 2012 CRV. Hoping someone on here might know.
  18. Dash Cam Install

    Accessories
    I bought a Garmin 55 a few weeks ago, dam thing lasted all of one day before it died. I sent it back and bought a TaoTronics 2K, so far this little camera is excellent. Install and setup were a breeze. The give you about 10ft of wiring so its pretty simple to have a clean install. They also...
  19. Footwell install?

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    Owner of now my 3rd CRV -- 2012 now, and ive always hated how dark the entire area is down by both the driver and passenger's feet. Has anyone done an upgrade and installed some lighting down in these areas? I have seen some kits for sale to do this wondering what one you bought, etc. Thanks...
  20. Anyone install a USB Port/Charger socket in backseat area?

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    I have a 2012 and the lack of having any types of charging ports back here is just unacceptable. I went and purchased one from Amazon to install in the back of the console. Since the 2012 console opens with the part sliding back into itself there is like zero room to add anything to this area...
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