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  1. 2006 Ex Power steering pump replacements fail repeatedly.

    Problems & Issues
    2006 Ex 140,000mi. The original pump was leaking a lot so I figured I'd replace it. I did so in December and one week later it failed suddenly when I was turning. I took it back to the shop and they said the teeth were all stripped and they weren't sure how this happened. They replaced it and...
  2. Power steering pump replace problem

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Hello, I replaced the power steering pump on my 97 CRV. With the new pump in, it now feels like I have manual steering. The power steering just disappeared ! Can't figure out what's going on. Everything is hooked up properly. The lost fluid was replaced and topped off. Belt and pulley are...
  3. Honda Dual Pump II Fluid Question

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    Hi, I just changed my wife's CRV rear differential fluid and this is the second time. The first fluid change, I noticed the the unused Dual Pump II fluid color was like honey. For the the second time, I noticed that the color of the unused fluid is like pink or light red. I still have the...
  4. 2002 Lx water pump, Japan production

    Problems & Issues
    Does anyone know who is the OEM manufacturer for this item? Any positive/negative reviews of aftermaket waterpumps?
  5. 170K+ replace parts? water pump? Thermostat?

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, I have to have a mechanic go in and replace the AC compressor, and since it looks like a real PITA to get to I'm wondering if I should just have the water pump and thermostat replaced at the same time? They have a lift so I imagine they'll be taking the compressor out from below... Maybe...
  6. Gearbox slipping or fuel pump /filter?

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, I have an automatic 2001 CR-V ES. Last week while driving for a few hours, and after a long 50mph hill, once I reached the top the power dropped and the gearbox seemed to hunt for a gear. It was jerky and pressing the throttle seemed to not do anything. It was only for maybe 20 seconds,and...
  7. What is the LATEST word on Timing Chain Problems? (Water Pump?)

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    I have a 2008 CR-V AWD w/ 115k miles in excellent condition. I did a Search and read a lot of replies on this Forum before posting. I had NO IDEA that there were timing chain problems with the 2.4K Engine until talking with a fellow who had 2 engines crater due to timing chain guide failures...
  8. Fuel Pump (?) Running When Parked

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 2018 Touring AWD with 6K miles. On 2 occasions over the last 11 months I have walked into the garage and could hear what I assume is the fuel pump running. The noise is coming from the rear and underneath. This has happened after the vehicle has sat for several hours or even a day or...
  9. Fuel pump running when car is off?

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 2016 CR-V with16k miles. I have noticed on multiple occasions that what I believe is the fuel pump running in my car hours even days after being driven last. I first noticed it months ago after the car had sat in the garage for 3 days. The garage smelled like gas and there was a humming...
  10. 2018 Random Misfire issues, Fuel Pump Spectra or Delphi?

    Problems & Issues
    I've been having ongoing misfire issues with my 2008 CRV. I'm wondering if my fuel pump is getting weak from years of spotty fuel supplies. I have swapped the coils around. Changed the plugs. Valve adjustment. Seafoam load. Fuel stabilizers seem to provide immediate clearing of problems. We...
  11. Water Pump FAIL - 2015 CRV

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    I have a 2015 CRV. The water pump failed with 52,000 miles. We found out the pump is defective on this model/year, and there apparently is a TSB on it. Repaired (just) under warranty. Anybody else having this problem?
  12. 2011 CRV fuel pump install. What I wish I knew beforehand.

    Problems & Issues
    I am a competent DIY mechanic but this was the first time doing a Honda fuel pump. These are things I wish I knew before starting. Hope this helps someone. There are plenty of videos out there covering the how to install and replace so I won't go over that. 1. To depressurize system pull the...
  13. 2011 fuel pump leaking after replacing

    Problems & Issues
    I replaced the fuel pump / sending unit and the new one did not come with a new seal so I used the old one and now it is leaking from that seal. Either the seal is bad or the lid is not screwed on tight enough. I did not have the special tool so I after hand tightening I tapped it with...
  14. 2009 CRV water pump replacement

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    Thanks, everyone who responded to my posts. I have one more question, I have a friend who has an 2010 CRV, asked him about changing my water pump, his response was how many miles on your CRV I have 100,000 he has 140,000 miles and a hasn't replaced his pump, he commented that the pump should...
  15. 2009 CRV water pump replacement

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    I have researched several water pump brands, with so many choices ie. Gates, GMB,Beck Arnley which are the best, I'm looking for a good not cheap that will last for about 80-100 k miles. I read about the Aisin WPH-054,Aisin it states that they recommend to soak the pump in water below the weep...
  16. 2009 CRV water pump replacement

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    The new water pump has a rubber seal due I need to put sealant / grease on the seal before installing
  17. This is how we do it AWD Dual Pump II Fluid changout Discussion

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    I show it all but the checking of fluid, put your finger in the hole and do not get stuck if you feel fluid you are good. video clearly shows the way to change out fluid enjoy
  18. Rear differential fluid - CVT vs Dual Pump 2?

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Hey guys, I have a 99 CRV EX (4WD with auto transmission) and I need to change the Rear diff fluid. The manual calls for "genuine honda CVT fluid" now most videos I found use Dual Pump 2. Which one do I buy? CVT fluid or Dual Pump 2? They seem to be different...
  19. 2006 fuel psi port and pump

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    diagnosing a "hard start" on my 06 crv. has 98000 on it, sometimes starts fine, sometimes it cranks a bit longer than I feel necessary, and today, it actually had to have me turn the key again as if it died the first time or something. once it's running it seems ok. took the black plastic...
  20. Possible fuel pump issue '05 CR-V. Doesn't start unless fuel pump primed

    Problems & Issues
    Pretty sure there is an issue with the fuel pump in my 2005 Honda CR-V. For the last week the car was cranking longer and longer before starting. A few days ago it “cranked out” and wouldn’t start. Left it for a few minutes and it started great. The issue has persisted for the past three days...