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  1. Engine Rough in 3rd Gear - 2000 CR-V

    Problems & Issues
    Hey guys! Long time reader, first time poster. Back in 2016 the timing belt snapped on my CR-V at around 160k miles after having owned it for a mere 6 months. The mechanic was able to salvage the engine and $2k later it was fixed. Haven't had any issues with it up until last week when it...
  2. 2018 CRV Auto Climate Control issues

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Am I the only one having issues with my 2018 CRV Auto Climate Control system? I am not talking about the lack of heat and the OD issues, which I also have. My auto climate control system does not maintain the auto set cabin temperature. I installed an indoor/outdoor thermostat on the screen...
  3. 09 CR-V Oil Pan/Pan Bolt Leaking Issues? Dealership Pricing on Oil Change?

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    So this is kind of a twofer. We just took my fiance's car in to a local Honda dealership to have them do the airbag recall and change the oil while they're at it since i don't have time to do it right now. I was planning to try running some Engine Restore in her car, as its starting to consume...
  4. 2010 door lock issues

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all my 2010 developed a problem last week and im looking for ideas. The Passenger door lock re-locking itself a few weeks ago. Last week, the rear passenger door and the "trunk" stopped responding to the remote and the door switch. The rear passenger door can be unlocked manually My...
  5. VSA issues

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    yesterday, the VSA light came on. I followed the owners manual instructions and the light went off for about 5 miles. I was using Cruise control the first 2 times it happened, but turned off cc and it still happened twice. Any suggestions other than taking it to a dealer? Closest Honda dealer...
  6. 2016 Offset change from positive 45mm to 50mm. Issues?

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    I have a 2016 Honda CRV, with a current wheel offset of positive 45mm. I have a chance to get nicer wheels, all the same specs except they have a 50mm positive offset. Do I need spacers, new lugs, etc? Or is there enough room to lose the 5mm?
  7. 03 seasonal combustion issues

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 2003 crv (auto transmission) 220 000 km, it's running rich. I can smell the gas from the exhaust and my bumper has some black soot just over the tail pipe. I've never owned an awd, but cas consumption is just a bit more than my previous 4 cyl sedan. I love this car, it drives...
  8. ABS issues with 2010 CR-V III Error code DTC 18

    Problems & Issues
    I am hoping that someone can help with a problem which is driving me crazy!:wall: - Apologies, I posted this originally in the wrong group and could not move it. :Darn: Recently the ABS and VSA lights came on, on my wife’s 2010 CR-V i-DTEC. I pulled the code using the paperclip between pins 4...
  9. ABS issues with 2010 CR-V III Error code DTC 18

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    I am hoping that someone can help with a problem which is driving me crazy!:wall: Recently the ABS and VSA lights came on, on my wife’s 2010 CR-V i-DTEC. I pulled the code using the paperclip between pins 4 & 9 on the OBD2 connector and it came back with DTC code 17 “Left-rear wheel sensor...
  10. 2013 crv (premium sound) head unit upgrade issues

    Mobile Electronics
    hello all, Im looking to install a Chinese android powered unit in my 2013 crv and want to retain the factory amp. I hooked it all up and i have no sound! I was assuming that is because the amp is not powered now that ive only used the connections that are in the wire harness. Does any one...
  11. body hardware quality issues, upgrades?

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    i admit im some of the body related quality issues with the first jen. *terrible plastic joint wiper linkage seems to go out within a few months of putting a new one in *door lock actuators are weak and a little bit of ice prevents them from working at all, and any decent...
  12. '99 LX starting and running issues

    Problems & Issues
    I am experiencing problems with my '99 LX 4x2 automatic with 200K miles which started about a month ago, the issue has been increasing in frequency recently. After a 'hot soak' period of about half an hour, the engine will not start, it just cranks but won't fire up. If I am lucky enough to get...
  13. '99-'06 CR-V as possible new car: issues?

    Shopping & Test Driving
    Hi, all. My name's Nick, and I'm not a CR-V owner (yet). I'm in the process of looking into new-to-me cars and a '99 - '06 CR-V is currently top of my list. I was wondering if any of you have any advice on common issues, years/styles to steer clear of, or any other things that might be helpful...
  14. Any issues to be aware of with 2019 CR-V?

    Shopping & Test Driving
    The one issue I seem to see a lot of posts on is the gas in oil issue for 2017-2018 CRVs. I saw the Honda Canada 2018 October press release which talked about plans to address any problems. But I haven't seen any news about whether any 2019 CRV has ever experienced this problem, or whether this...
  15. Honda CRV EPS issues

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Hi. I have a very low mileage CRV petrol car which is superb in every way except for the steering. It requires continuos correction to keep it in a straight line and will not fully self centre. There are no warning lights on the dash. Any ideas ?
  16. 2006 Hood paint issues

    My 2006 with 117K on the clock has paint issues. The worst is on the hood where there are two spots with fading and oxidizing paint. I've tried wax and compound without much success. Finally ran by a recommended shop to see just what the cost might be to paint and match. The quote is $605...
  17. 2002 CRV AWD multiple issues, is it worth it?

    Problems & Issues
    Hello all, I bought my 2002 CRV AWD back in 2015. It had 88k miles on it and all it needed were some new motor mounts and tires as both were dry rotted. The passenger side door locks didn't work at all, but I was a broke college kid and never got them fixed. This past year, I got error code...
  18. Starter issues

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    Hearing a grinding noise on a cold start on a 2012 Honda Crv. Have a new battery. Is there an easy fix?
  19. 2018 CRV Screen Issues

    Problems & Issues
    I am having issues with my 2018 CRV EXL. While driving the vehicle, the screen will shut down and not restart. Upon getting to a safe place, I can restart the vehicle, and the screen may or may not start. There are times when I start to car to travel to work, and the screen does not start up...
  20. windshield replacement on 2018 CRV Issues

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    How difficult is it to set sensors in windshield to the factory setting when having windshield replaced by glass repair company