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  1. 1998, possible head gasket?

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 98, and have owned it for about a week. When I drove it 70 miles on the freeway, and got off and into town, it began to overheat and if I rev it temps go down. Temps were fine on the highway. It had lost some coolant. I replaced the radiator cap, as the old one was junk, and topped off...
  2. Another Radiator and Condenser Fan Issue - But Different?

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all - This is for a 2003 CRV EX - UK version if it matters much. Thanks in advance for those that bear with me on all of the details. I think I've located the other threads that show many similar symptoms, but my case seems to be unique in comparison. Here's the situation. This is with...
  3. overheating 2000

    1996-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1)
    2000 CRV Radiator fans only work when A/C is on. Fuses OK ,replaced relays, replaced fan sensor by thermostat. Sensor has continuity when put in hot water They will run if jumped at sensor connector. Any ideas? Am I missing something?
  4. Air Con Overheating Issue

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, I own a 2006 Honda CRV. I have a issue of it overheating only when the air con or heater is on. Previously i thought both my fans had stopped working, hooked them up to direct power not working so ive replaced the drivers side one. Car currently run with 1 fan (when i remember to turn it...
  5. overheating / fan kicking in late issue

    1996-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1)
    Hi, I have an RD1. I bought new sensors (thermo switch & fan/radiator fan switch), the relays are good (even switched them around). But yet the vehicle is still overheating if you drive it a little hard. The fan is kicking in 'late'. What could cause the fan to kick in late? I use water in...
  6. 2008 CRV automatic overheating Smell

    Under The Hood / Performance
    Hi, I have a 2008 crv Es automatic. I am getting an overheating smell, but the temperature gauge is reading just under the normal. There does not appear to be any water leaking out anywhere. Any help and advice very much appreciated Many thanks
  7. Overheating problem

    Problems & Issues
    I have a problem with my radiator overheating. It's an intermittent fault that only happens on speeds of 60 mph but short runs all the same. I have had the thermostat changed, coolant & oil changed. On tick over for over 40 mins the needle stays central but under pressure needle shoots up. The...
  8. 2004 Overheating, Please help!!

    Problems & Issues
    Hey guys, car was starting to overheat and then it would cool down, then overheat, etc, along with the A/C cutting off then coming back on, cutting off, coming back on. I changed out the Thermostat, and then the car overheated all the way, with the A/C cycling on and off. Changed the thermostat...
  9. 97 CRV overheating and radiator fan does not turn on by itself

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all - I have a 97 CRV that is overheating while standing still. The temp gauge will go up to 3/4 mark and the radiator fan will not turn on. I can turn the A/C on or heat at max and the temp starts dropping. First I had to fix the temp gauge as that wasn't reading correctly. It is now...
  10. 2002 overheating issue

    Problems & Issues
    As I drove home today I hit some major traffic. I havent hit traffic since I have been driving my wifes CRV. She asked me to drive it due to CEL. I dont beleive the CEL (P0420) code is related. I noticed or didnt notice I should say..the engine fan running. Not being familiar with how Hondas...
  11. 04 EX MT Overheating code PO117

    2002-2004 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 2)
    First post. My 04 CRV is overheating. The CEL is on with three codes... PO420 (big surprise there...) PO339 and PO117. Not sure if 420 & 339 are related to overheating, but obviously 117 is. The radiator fan is running. The heat is not working. The coolant was gone, but it still overheats...
  12. Did Honda eliminate the electronic Radiator Louvers from the 2018?

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    I have seen a couple of videos on the 2017 that show the electronic louvers that close when the car is at high speed and low temps to block the radiator in order to reduce drag at high speeds, but I have not seen any mention of it on the 2018. I personally kind of thought this might be a bad...
  13. 2002 CR-V Radiator Hose Pops Off

    Problems & Issues
    2002 CR-V with 250K miles. Driving at night when all of a sudden coolant is spraying and I have white smoke under the hood. I see the temp gauge is pinned and stop immediately. Next day I see the radiator hose popped off and I reattach. I top off the radiator with coolant and water. No leaks. I...
  14. 2008 Honda Crv Overheating

    Problems & Issues
    hey Fellas I need a lil help i have a 2008 Honda CRV 2.4l that's been overheating.. Started with a hole in the upper radiator housing replaced the radiator. to still have it overheat a week later.. Replaced the thermostat and the coolent fan which was bad.. Then the water pump started...
  15. Overheating first gen.

    1996-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1)
    Hey CRV owners! I'm a new owner of an old 1998 CRV. Sadly some problems came up.. my biggest problem now, is that my car overheats. Today i replaced the radiateur, to hopefully fix the problem. With a few testdrives it still turned out that not everything was fixed. And now i'm clueless...
  16. 2017 -- Android getting hot when plugged in?

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    I posted this in the mobile electronics forum, but no replies. Maybe it's specific to our generation? My Android seems to be overheating when I plug it into the smartphone USB in the console. I've never had my phone get hot like this. Don't want to ruin my phone! And I haven't figured...
  17. 1998 CR-V overheating; I have read alot of the messages and replys here

    Problems & Issues
    1) 1998 Honda CRV overheated; blown headgasket. 198000 miles. Replaced headgasket, Inside engine looks like new, (I take good care of my car). Over the last 6 months I have replaced; Radiator, thermostat, Radiator cap, coolant recovery jar Temp sending unit. Fan switch, Cooling fan itself, all...
  18. Overheating 1999 5 speed

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 99 5 speed crv and was talking it through some semi deep puddles tonight and encountered a problem. My temp gauge went almost to the red line and there was a whistle from under the hood somewhere. I let it cool down and then drove back home after a while but every time I would let it...
  19. A/C Blowing Hot Air & Overheating

    Problems & Issues
    Hello, I have been driving my mother's CR-V since coming home from University for the summer and it seems like there are quite a few problems with it. I do not know much about cars, so I apologize for this. It's a 2009 CR-V and she bought it off the lot secondhand and "as is." The check...
  20. 1999 CR-V Coolant issues/Smoke

    Problems & Issues
    Hoping you guys/girls can help diagnose what issue I'm currently having with my 99 CRV. Late last year my temp gauge was rising when idle at a stop light, drive-thru, etc. I replaced the thermostat sensor as it was bad and did not have the over heating issue again. I changed my oil this...
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