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    Gen 2: 2002-2006 CR-V
    Hi, I have a 2003 Honda CR-V 2.0i, (enginecode K20A4) its a high milage car (206916 miles/333.000km) but well taken care of with 2 oil/filters-changes a year, but my engine has started to make a pinging (pre-ignition?) noise for almost nothing, but especially under workload, its getting worse...
  2. valve pinging after 13 years

    Problems & Issues
    Hello, I'm new here. sorry I didn't search up and down this site for the answer, but my computer runs slow, and it's very laborious to do that, with all the ads slowing it down further. Anyway, I own a 2002 auto 2WD w 185k miles on it. I have always used 87 octane no problem. Just lately...
  3. Pinging Sounds When Cold - 02 CRV

    Maintenance and Service
    Hi, I'm new to this forum, and this is my first post. I have an 02 LX 4WD CRV. It has 167k miles. No serious problems with this car in many years of good service. Recently, I've noticed a mild pinging noise when I drive the car first thing in the morning. The pinging almost sounds like a...
  4. distributor noise, pinging

    Problems & Issues
    Hello everyone, newbie here and i have a question. I just noticed the engine making a pinging sound. I put a wooden dowel up to the head and put my ear to it to pinpoint the sound, and no sounds are abnormal anywhere on the head, except the dirstibutor is making the pinging and growling...
  5. Exhaust pinging after engine is shut off

    Problems & Issues
    Hey Guys, I've noticed that after I shut off my engine I hear a pinging noise coming from the exhaust. Does anyone know what could be the cause of this and how to correct it? Sometimes it'll do it like 3 times in a row. :confused: