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  1. Problems & Issues
    Hi....I have an old CRV in exceptional condition with exceptionally low flew through yet another mot just yesterday without a hitch....everything functions exactly as it should. However, the driver foot well & passenger foot well behind are filling with water. A few weeks back I...
  2. Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    hi,1999 mk1 auto gearbox whines or should i say hums and dissapears above 50 mph,should i be concerned?
  3. Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Hi all we have a 2001 crv can we change the steering wheel so that the horn in in the center , we have the one that has the buttons on the edges and can be a pain when you need to push them quickly can this be done . many thanks Eren
  4. Accessories
    Hi just bought a pair of running bars for my crv mk1 2001 and wondered if any one knows how to remove the plastic sill covers so i can get to the fixing holes, also am i right in thinking i need m8 bolts any help would be great thanks
  5. Accessories
    Hi i own a mk1 crv west one i know there isnt an isofix standard but i was wondering if anyone knows if honda do a part to retro fit isofix
  6. Problems & Issues
    Hi All, I have a late 2001 Honda CR-V 2.0l Petrol Auto, and have owned for the last 5 years or so. I live in the UK. To date, apart from a few little issues, the car has been fantastic, having completed nearly 150,000 miles. A few weeks ago, the car started to occasionally 'slow' change going...
  7. Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Would I be able to put leather seats from a mk2 in a mk1 ?
  8. Problems & Issues
    Hi. Hope someone can help. I've got a mk1 crv ( UK model ) with the 2 litre 16 valve petrol engine. Manual gearbox. Recently I had to change the throttle body as on this model there are two water connections and one had rusted through and was leaking badly. I managed to track down an identical...
  9. Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    So basically the spare wheel on my MK1 got nudged and it pushed back at an angle into the tailgate causing a dent. I was going to pull off the plastic interior trim and push the dent out from the other side but I can't figure how to remove it? I've pulled back some small clips that are hidden...
  10. Shopping & Test Driving
    Hi all, I haven't seen an introductions area of the site so will quickly introduce myself and explain why I'm looking for a CRV. I live in Hereford, England, and do quite a bit of outdoor type stuff (camping, climbing etc.) I've always had landrovers; from classics to discoverys and most...
  11. Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    hey guys....will seats from a 02-07 v go in a mk1? has anyone done this or is it not possible
  12. Mobile Electronics
    Hi everyone. Besides not having a working clock, the dash display light and heater panel lights are dim, so was wondering if they are lit by bulbs or leds? If bulbs what size are they and how many would I need ? and if leds, which are the best ones to get.? Thanks
  13. Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Hi, I’m a new user and I’m interested to buy an mk1 CR-V. But I need to know one thing that I can't find…yet.. I’d like to know how tall is the trunk! From the base to the roof.. Can you help me??
  14. Greetings & Introductions
    Hi all, new to Hondas, as have had 2 series land rovers (including a V8 hybrid) a Range Rover Classic (V8) and our daily wagon is Volvo V70 tdi phase 1 (Audi engine). Since 2010 we have had bad winters even for UK standard. We live high up in the Wolds so get bad winds and for the last three...
  15. Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    hello all Im picking up a 2002 crv this weekend but i dont know if its a mk1 or mk2 whats the difference?
  16. Problems & Issues
    Just wondering if anybody here can tell me what you need to take off to get access to the 4 bolts that hold the linear solenoid please? Ie does the front bumper have to be removed? Want to take it off to check the seal and filter etc and that the resistance is within spec. Its a last ditch...
  17. Problems & Issues
    Hi, Can anyone help. The lights around my heating controls and the rest of that area have gone.(The speedo and rev counter etc are ok as are the reading lights )Is this just a case of changing a bulb, if so where is it.Or is it some other type of lighting setup ..........thanks for...
  18. Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    hi looking for some help here :confused:...... i have a 1999 crv and i need to fit roof rails and cross bars so i bought a set of second hand ones and tried to fit to my car the bolts all line up but are too short for me to get the nut on to fix the to the roof is there any extensions to these...
  19. Shopping & Test Driving
    I'm considering a CR-V as my next car (moving over from a Peugeot 406). They seem to be the best compromise between an estate, and a proper 4x4, offering the higher driving position, bags of room etc. Thinking about Mk 1 CR-v's, I've been doing my research, and it seems in 1998 they upped the...
  20. Problems & Issues
    Hi there ! I'm enyoing my MK1 '99 148HP CR-V with 148.000km on it's clock. When I start the engine from cold, the tempetaure indicator moves from the bottom of the range, to the center, staying there at it's optimum level. But sometimes the indicator falls back to the "cold" level (although...