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  1. Looking for a mechanic in Long Beach/ LA

    Can anyone recommend a reliable, honest mechanic that really knows their stuff? I'm speaking of a mechanic who can hear certain sounds and diagnose issues from there.
  2. Getting more inexpensive reliable power from my ‘01

    1999-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1.5)
    The worst think I can say about my ‘01 is that it takes it’s time. I’ve never gotten a ticket in Little Red because he won’t let me go that fast. That said, short of turbos, is there an easy DIY method of getting better power? I’m not looking for huge gains and I don’t want to compromise...
  3. Gen 1 CRV, How reliable is the B20B engine vs the uprated B20Z?

    1999-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1.5)
    I was just wondering now, the gen 1 Crv engines are known to be ridiculously reliable but how reliable is the B20B engine vs the uprated B20Z in the 99 onwards Crv's? I'm assuming probably about the same, both ridiculously reliable. That being said I have seen people mention the 99 onwards...
  4. 1998 CR-V... Reliable first car for Minneapolis?

    Shoppin' and Test Drivin'
    Hey guys. I'm a student in the market for a reliable daily driver under $7-8k and have been looking at a 1998 CR-V 5-speed manual RT4WD with 133k miles from California. A local dealer that specializes in rust-free vehicles is currently having it inspected at a Honda technician to check for wear...
  5. Most reliable CR-V model year from 2012 to 2015

    Problems & Issues
    Hi everyone, As I live in Montreal Canada, I am looking to purchase a 2013/2014 CR-V LX/EX but the amount of complaints on looks quite worrisome especially for 2012 and 2015 (CVT) During my last test drive on a 2014 EX FWD, I did find the cabin a bit nosy on the high way and...
  6. Any tips - Reliable Paint-Job in Orange County, CA?

    Hi all, 2006 CR-V. Just curious if anyone knows reliable car painters in Orange County (Cerritos, Fullerton, Garden Grove triangle area, if possible!)? I bought my CR-V at 25K miles and it was already scratched up and had yellowed headlights, and a wore-down drivers seat. Not sure why that...
  7. Reliable Black Horse® - OE Style Running Boards
    One of the best and most cost-effective ways to improve the utility and looks of your SUV is to bolt on a set of high quality Running Boards. Black Horse is one of those names, who knows exactly how to do it. You can easily add some form and function to your vehicle with a set of Black Horse Off...
  8. 1st gen crv reliable?

    Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    I am thinking of buying a 2000 or 2001 crv Do they have ABS and are they reliable Easy to work on etc?
  9. Recommendations for reliable performance improvement?

    Under The Hood / Performance
    Hi all - Just joined the forum. I have a bone-stock 2000 CR-V (automatic trans) and have had the "pleasure" of experiencing burned exhaust valves :mad:, which I'm in the middle of pulling the head & fixing myself. I've been happy with my CR-V and it's been quite reliable (very important to me...
  10. UK: Honda is most reliable carmaker; CR-V second spot

    Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    23 November 2007 Honda has beaten a host of Japanese rivals to be named the most reliable car manufacturer in Britain, says research from What Car? and Warranty Direct. The top ten cars for reliability were: 1. Toyota Corolla 2000-2002 (3 faults per 100 cars) 2. Honda CR-V 1997-2002 (5 faults...
  11. Everything Else Is Not As Reliable [8.3.6]

    Click here to read the entire story from The Daily Record (UK)