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  1. Newb

    Greetings & Introductions
    I'm the happy owner of a white 2018 EX, black interior. I've already had the windows tinted, interior/backup lights have been converted to LED. Really like to change out the wheels, but wife is not into the latest "black look". Anyway, the car has been a blast to drive, and that little 1.5T is...
  2. Newb Question 2: Can I manually raise/lower power lift gate without harming it?

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    I've read the manual and get the impression from it that I can manually raise/lower the otherwise power lift gate on my 2017 EXL w/nav, but just want the official users seal of approval. Why would I want to do that? Actually, more like force of habit from an older Ford Escape without a power...
  3. Newb Question 1: Does Auto Headlight Position Also Control Auto High Beams?

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    I've read the manual and some posts here, but just want clarification (and yes, I've read about some people having to reboot the car to get lighting options to come up): When putting the headlight switch in the Auto position, does it control more than one thing? Specifically, Can I leave it...
  4. Newb Here, needing help with fuel cut issue please! 03 CRV

    Maintenance and Service
    So I've tried searching all week all over the internet with no luck. I even posted on the Honda Tech forum and couldn't get help so my last option is to turn to you guys. My issue is this. 03 CRV EX AWD AT, runs and drives GREAT and I mean like a new truck, was a 1 owner when I bought it a...
  5. Just bought a 2016 CRV LX AWD and Newb Questions

    Shopping & Test Driving
    Hi folks, Wifey and I just closed a silver 2016 CRV LX AWD for $22,750 + tax + 97.5 document fees on 8-29-16 with 0.9% financing. 1. How did we do, I feel we got ripped off. 2. As a car newbie, this LX model does not come with an alarm system? I didnt know when we bought otherwise should we...
  6. Newb, Looking for a CRV Group in Northern Illinois

    Greetings & Introductions
    Hey all, had my Comfortable Recreational Vehicle since 2006, but now the mechanic bills are piling up so I found your forum for some answers. I'm looking for an active CRV chapter within 100 miles of DuPage County, IL. Maybe i'll start a thread to get together for a Burgoo Fest run this...
  7. IAC Location

    Problems & Issues
    Hey All, Newb here and totally not a car guy, but I'm trying. I need to clean the IAC Valve, but damned if I can even find it! I'm really hoping somebody can point out where I need to look in the attached photo (Please, no "right beside the [ Insert part I don't know here ]". I have the Haynes...
  8. Newb with 2000 CRV LX

    Greetings & Introductions
    I hope this hasn't been posted before, here goes: The car has a bad misfire, but no check engine light, and no obd2 codes. Compression is: Cyl 1 180 2 200 3 190 4 180 what would cause it to misfire, and not throw a code, or check engine light? Any help would be greatly...
  9. Newb to the CR-V from SoCal

    Greetings & Introductions
    Hey CR-V OC, Just bought my 2015 CR-V last Sunday, then Monday my first child was born, which was the reason for getting a bigger car. It is Urban Titanium in color and LX trim. I traded in my 2007 Civic Coupe (LX, 5-speed). Before that I had a couple Ford Rangers which I modified somewhat...
  10. Newb trying to get awd crv

    Greetings & Introductions
    From little rock arkansas and trying to get 01 crv awd and will need more info here
  11. Forum Newb - 02' CR-V "PROJECT TLC": Part1) Intro/Sound-deadening & audio...

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Forum Newb - 02' CR-V "PROJECT TLC": Part1) Intro/Sound-deadening & audio... So after beating up on my ride all throughout college I've finally decided to give it some long-overdue TLC in the form of extensive maintenance as well as some nice comfy mods I've been wanting to do for like, I...
  12. Newb trans question ( i searched)

    Performance Modifications
    I recently bought a 98 2wd lx with a bad trans. I found a deal on a 2000 model trans and i'm not sure if it will work. The part numbers through honda are different and i know the 2000 had selectable overdrive, i've looked at the elctrical diagrams and only see a few minor differences that I...
  13. Newb to the CRV...

    Greetings & Introductions
    Well here I am starting up on a new forum. My name is Jeremiah I am 29 married with 3 kids and in the Air Force. I like cars, guns, and anything that has an engine or goes bang in between. I recently picked up a 98 CRV EX that needs some love. It has its fair shares of bumps and bruises from...
  14. Newb to the CRV, veteran to the custom car scene.

    Greetings & Introductions
    Just wanted to say hello. Picked up my first CRV this past Wed. Already making plans for custom work. I've got my first baby on the way in October so this will primarily be my wife's car to haul the kid around, however, it has to be "coolified" somewhat. I most recently had a fully road rally...
  15. newb in DE

    Greetings & Introductions
    Greetings from southeastern Delaware. I just inherited a clover green '01 CRV with just under 155K miles. Love the CRV, good little get around vehicle.
  16. 'nother newb from Pa USA

    Greetings & Introductions
    Just picked up the CR-V. Actually it's more my wife's but I'm sure she'll let me drive it from time to time, especially on those days when the tank needs filled. :D Anyway, HOWDY
  17. Newb here

    Greetings & Introductions
    Hey I'm a new Honda owner. I bought my CR-V, a 4wd 1999 4sp EX on SuperBowl Sunday. My list of things over $50 that I want to get for my CR-V * Roof rack and cargo bag * Side sport trim * Rear sport trim (maybe) * HD radio equipped CD player * Portable GPS * Fog lights (maybe) * Hard spare...
  18. Newb here: might buy 06 Red CR-V LX 4wd

    Shopping & Test Driving
    Sorry if this has been answered before. It has 47,377 miles is a one owner, and is certified. Is $14,798 a fair price from dealer, and are there any notable problems to look for on a 2006 4WD CR-V. Thanks in advance, John I have a 95 Accord wagon to trade in, and a 91 Acura Legend coupe 6...
  19. NEW-B From Beaver Town Oregon

    West Coast & Hawaii Owners
    Just wanted to drop by and say wuz up to everybody on the NW..Just got my new 2008 CR-V on Thurssday and loving it..:cool:
  20. which headlight bulb to get? I'm a newb at this

    I wanna get new headlight bulbs for my V. Was thinking about getting the PIAA Xtreme White Plus PIAA Or Maybe the Sylvania SilverStar Ultra. I know the PIAA are a bit expensive at $80 for a pair while the Sylvania are about $40 a pair. Anyone had experiences with these bulbs or any other...