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  1. Why does Consumer Reports only give the new CR-V an "Average" Reliability Rating?

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    Why does Consumer Reports only give the new CR-V an "Average" Reliability Rating? Reliability has always been the hallmark of the CR-V. Why has it slipped to average and below RAV4, CX-5, Forester and many others? Has it slipped or is it the same old work horse?
  2. 2017 Great Safety rating except for headlights

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    I have an 2017 CRV EX, which has been criticized for having marginal headlights..does anybody know if aftermarket bulbs are available which would provide better performance? I don't believe there is a simple and cheap way to install LEDs Thanks in advance John
  3. 2015/2016 CR-V OEM Hitch Tongue Weight Rating?

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    Does anyone know the max tongue weight rating for the OEM hitch (1.25") for the 2015/16 CR-V? I won't be towing; it's needed only for a hitch-mount bike rack (and it would be a three-bike rack at most). I'm aware of the other options (including 2" receivers, many of which are on
  4. Radiator Cap Right Fit But Wrong Pressure Rating

    Problems & Issues
    Well I went through two brand new radiators in one year. I was totally confused. So I was searching the net and found out that the old model CRV take 0.9 radiator cap rating. I had a 1.1 cap on. It caused too much pressure and made the radiator leak from the seals. So never put a 1.1 cap on the...
  5. Honda's credit rating outlook lowered by Moody's

    Dear Honda:
    Honda Motor Co.’s credit rating outlook was dropped from stable to negative by Moody’s Investors Service over concern the automaker faces challenges in regaining its market position due to growing competition, Bloomberg reported today. Honda’s reputation is still good, but competition in the...
  6. Emission Rating of CR-V Diesel! Help!

    Diesel CR-V
    Hi! What is the emission rating of the Diesel CR-V's N22A engine?? Is there even a Euro-2 and Euro-3? Thank you! :)
  7. 2004 CR/V Hitch Class Rating

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    Hello, I was wondering if anyone can tell me what the Hitch would be rated for on my 2004 CR/V. I know the CR/V is rated for 1500 lb towing, but I want to know what the hitch is rated for. Is it a class I hitch or a class II hitch? (It's the original honda equipment that was installed when I...
  8. recommended gasoline octane rating to use for honda crv 1999

    Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    i just want to ask what is the recommended type of gasoline and octane rating to use in crv 99 model manual, to get good fuel economy and bring the best power out of my crv..:):)
  9. SAE J2807 Methodology (New tow rating standard)

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    This new tow rating standard coming is coming very soon, and already used on Toyota 4runner. It will hopefully end many tow rating debates. It is a standard which nearly all OEM's had a hand in, and will begin using for all 2011 models. This is an international standard, so hopefully it will...
  10. Tow rating "rule of thumb" - Trailer Life mag

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    Directly from Trailer Life mag: "We recomend as a rule of thumb that you tow a trailer that is about 20% less than the trucks maximum tow rating" " allow for extra passengers, cargo, and a margin for when you operate at higher altitudes" " the engine loses about 3% of its power per...
  11. NHTSA Releases Model Year 2007 New Crash and Rollover Safety Rating [2.13.7]

    Media News & Reviews
    NHTSA Releases Model Year 2007 New Crash and Rollover Safety Ratings The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration today announced that 24 passenger vehicles for the 2007 model year have received five stars in front and side crash tests, the highest government rating under the agency’s New...