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  1. CV Joint Spline Count

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    Hi all, 2007 CR-V RVSI 2.0l (R20A) AWD. Looking for replacement CV joints, but am battling to locate. In South Africa, we got the 2.0, the 2.4 and the 2.2 CRDi. Most international CV spares are for the 2.4, which is not compatible with the 2.0l. Can anyone advise on the spline count of the R20A...
  2. All New CV joint boots 2nd Gen CRV 2006 Japanese Built

    Maintenance and Service
    I should have taken more pics but here is what I did instead of replacing the axel half shafts. I am cheap and I know the one CV joint boot was ripped for a very short time and no water got into the joint. I noticed that the Lower control arm front rubber bushings were all played out too. I...
  3. Cv joint

    2002-2004 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 2)
    Hi I am new to this site, still trying to find my way round. But I have an issue with my Honda crv cv joint at the front, anyone know about this fault and the cost?
  4. Ball Joint Snap Ring

    Problems & Issues
    Hello everybody! I am a new owner of a 2000 CR-V and love it for the most part. The car had a few issues when I bought it, so myself and a friend have been working to fix these issues. We replaced the lower control arms and ball joints. After the ball joints were pressed in, we realized...
  5. 99 crv upper ball joint replacement

    Maintenance and Service
    Hi guys. I've got bad upper ball joints that need replaced. I see online I can order just the ball joints, or the entire upper control arm. When I go onto YouTube to see how to replace the ball joints, everyone is replacing the entire control arm. one gentlemen even commented that the ball...
  6. Broken CV joint clip off back differential

    Problems & Issues
    Good day to you all. I have owned a Honda CRV for the last 2 months and have been loving it. It is the 2005 Automatic transmission 4wd. I took it to some dunes and got a bit carried away. At one point the rear differential slammed on a dune. In the process the clip keeping the half shaft in the...
  7. What is the correct ball joint adapters needed for 2004 CR-V?

    Maintenance and Service
    I'm looking for front lower ball joint adapter kits that are known to work on a 2004 CRV. Just watched a how to video where the mechanic finds out his Honda CRV ball joint adapters do not fit. Amazon lists the OTC6377 adapter kit as fitting a 04 CRV, but further down in the reviews I see...
  8. inner CV joint assembly

    Problems & Issues
    Hi there, does anyone know what is correct position of an inner CV joint bearings ? is that right on the picture ? Thanks a lot
  9. '97 axle replacement - inner CV joint (L) stuck

    Maintenance and Service
    I am in the process of replacing the axles on my '97 CR-V (automatic). When I was prying out the left axle from the half shaft hanger, i accidentally pulled the shaft off the inner CV-joint (as shown on the picture). The inner CV joint is stuck in the half shaft hanger, and it won't move...
  10. CV joint replacement problem

    Problems & Issues
    Was replacing passenger side CV popped out when I started engine. Now carrier not in line with spacer and seal and I can not line up spline and axle. Anybody can help
  11. 2005 CRV lower ball joint boot

    Problems & Issues
    SO... I am attempting to replace my lower ball joint boots (both sides are torn). Plenty of grease in both and no noise so I am moving forward with it. (Especially since a new ball joint requires the entire knuckle) EITHER WAY: Please do not make this about why I should just replace the ball...
  12. Replacement Front OEM CV Joint - Pre-Loaded With Grease??

    Maintenance and Service
    The outer boot cracked on my 1998 5MT and rather than just replace the boot, or install an aftermarket rebuilt axle, I decided to purchase a new OEM outer front CV joint kit (I'm also replacing the inner boot). The new joint appears to have been pre-loaded with grease but there was also a tube...
  13. Ball Joint Procedure

    Maintenance and Service
    Question about factory ball joint replacement in 2006 CR-V EX: using a ball joint press tool, are they pressed out from the top down or from the bottom up? Thanks!
  14. 2006 Ball Joint Replacement

    Maintenance and Service
    Hello, I'm new to this site and I've found some info on this subject, but I'd like some more specifics if anyone can help. I have a 2006 EX that needs a lower ball joint (passenger side). I've done this kind of thing before, but not on this car. I rented a ball joint press from Advance Auto...
  15. 1997 lower front suspension ball joint replacement?

    Problems & Issues
    hi, well the lower ball joint decieded to give way, and now i will be replacing both lower arms...question is can the ball joint be removed and replaced in situ on the car?
  16. '99 repeated ball joint failures

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 99 crv with 250k on it (have replaced the engine). I use this vehicle for mail delivery, so it gets rough use. I have replaced every front end part at least once, except for the struts, and the ball joints seem to fail more often. The last one I put on lasted only 3 months! Anyone...
  17. Clicking noise has started when reversing, possible CV joint? What to check?

    Problems & Issues
    Hello folks, some advice is being sought please. I have a 2006 year Gen 2 2.2 diesel CRV which we've owned from new, its done just under 60k miles. Over the last couple of weeks or so I have noticed that when reversing with some steering lock on I can hear a faint clicking noise. It sounds like...
  18. 1998 driveshaft u joint issue

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 1998 crv with 420,000 miles on it, and the u joints just decided to give out. Besides replacing the driveshaft, are the u joints replaceable? And if so, Where do i buy them from? thanks.
  19. CV Joint breaks two days after having wheel alignment done

    Problems & Issues
    I had wheel alignment done as my crv was pulling to the left, after it was done, it still felt like it was pulling to the left and then two days later the front right CV joint completely broke. When I got to a mechanic he said he had just the week before had the exact same thing with another...
  20. signs that you have a bad constant velocity joint

    Tires, Wheels and Suspensions
    Is it true that backing up with the steering wheel fully left or right confirms a bad constant velocity joint? I'm beginning to hear clicking when I turn left while driving.