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  1. 99 CR-V Brake line rotted on removing the covers I found a strange leak! Need Advise!

    Problems & Issues
    Hi A while back, (before I was laid off from my job) a brake line failed on our CR-V. We took it into a local repair shop,(expecting they would do a good job...), A year an a bit later I'm without a job driving it back from shopping and the brake pedal goes very sponge, I knew what had...
  2. What if dealer breaks something during repair?

    Maintenance and Service
    I have a 2012 with 120K miles on it. Honda dealer was replacing the front wheel bearings and said that when they were pressing in the new bearing the front knuckle bent. They said it happened because it was very rusty. My wife doesn't think we should have to pay for the part since it wasn't...
  3. Question for Mechanics related to CR-V piston ring repair

    Problems & Issues
    Under an extended warranty Honda is replacing the piston rings in my 2011 CRV that has 80,000 miles on it. They will be performing HONDA SERVICE BULLETIN 12-089 as seen here: https://static.oemdtc.com/TSB/A12-089.pdf My question is: what other parts not related to or covered with the repair...
  4. Scratch repair of interior plastic trim panels

    Interior
    Is there a touchup paint for the interior plastic trim? When those panels get marred up, the scratch is lighter than the original surface.
  5. 2012 Heater Core Repair

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    This Friday I'm taking her in to have the notorious "heater core" repair? Is there anything I should watch out for or prepare for regarding the dealer? This is suppose to be covered by the HondaCare warranty. Sent from my SM-N960U using Tapatalk
  6. Torn CV Boot - Repair or Replace

    Problems & Issues
    Hi Guys, I have 197,000 miles on this axel. There is no clicking or slop in the joint. If I am going to take this all apart, would you replace just the boot or replace the whole axel assembly. I'm torn... T
  7. 2015 EX AWD TSB 15 046 Vibration Repair

    Mid-Atlantic CR-V Owners
    I purchased a 2015 EX in April of this year with 25,000 miles. Recently with cooler weather is has started to vibrate between 40-50 MPH with the engine at 1200 RPM. I found the TSN 15 046 on line but have not contacted the dealer about having it completed. What have been the results of...
  8. 2015 EX AWD TSB 15 046 Vibration Repair

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    I purchased a 2015 EX AWD in April 2018 with 26,000 miles to replace a 2009 EX totaled in a black ice accident. In October, when it starts getting cool in South Central Pennsylvania, i noticed a vibration in the seat between 40-50 mph at 1100 RPM - traveling on flat roads. I found after a...
  9. Impact Tools, Tuning Software, Headlight Repair Kits, and Other Huge Black Friday Deals and Promo Codes

    Vendor Deals
    Impact Tools, Tuning Software, Headlight Repair Kits, and Other Huge Black Friday Deals and Promo Codes It's been another busy day as we roll towards Black Friday, the deals keep rolling in. Here's what we've tracked down for you so far today. 3M Headlight Restoration Kits on Sale...
  10. CRV 06 no crank no start after repair

    Problems & Issues
    Hello CRV 06 174K Working on mom's car for inspection. Replaced manifold intake runner but car back together and now no crank no start. 2 weeks prior I had done the same job but tried to clean intake runner at that time. Had no problems after with driving but was still throwing code. What I...
  11. 1997 CRV Rocker/Floor Pan Repair

    Image & Video Gallery
    Hey folks. So I sat on the CRV for a bit before diving into repairs. The car runs and drives so nicely, I thought I’d try and tackle some of the rust issues. I pulled the steps off, rocker trim, and this is what I found: I cut out the entire section of bad metal, clean up the rest for...
  12. Repair Manual Discrepancy '10

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    Hey! First post for the new car. Picked up the CR-V, 2010, so the wife would be able to drive to work. She couldn't drive a stick, and the electrics on my VW were failing anyways. So, I just got back from the O'Reilly's. Asked for a repair manual, and something curious happened. There's a break...
  13. AC repair thermal expansion valve

    1999-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1.5)
    Daughters AC got really weak on her 99 V. Everything under the hood checked out. Compressor running, condenser fan running. So I opened the cabin air filter compartment. One tube evaporator coil was ice cold and frosty. The other warm. So I New I wasn’t getting cold gas through the evaporator...
  14. Help with Driver Seat Repair

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    Hi All We just purchased a 2007 CRV EXL. While it only has 80K miles the previous owner's use destroyed the cushioning on the drivers seat. Other than buying a new seat cushion from Honda, can anyone give me ideas about how to repair this? Thanks for your help Bruce
  15. 5 Ways a Manual Can Help You With DIY Car Repair

    Headlines
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  16. Good Repair shop in Richmond VA

    1999-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1.5)
    Hello, Does anyone know a good repair shop or mechanic in Richmond VA? Thanks a lot
  17. Recommendation of a good repair shop in Richmond VA

    Mid-Atlantic CR-V Owners
    Hi Everyone, Someone recommends a good repair shop which make a good job on Honda engines in Richmond VA or around? I would really appreciate your help. Thanks
  18. ACC no longer working after repair

    Problems & Issues
    After a minor collision, my 2018 CR-V EX was repaired. Before the collision, the ACC worked great. Since the repair, the cruise control icon is a bit different. I still see the letters for ACC on the dashboard, but I cannot specify how many car-lengths, and the car will not slow down or speed...
  19. Richmond VA repair shop

    Southeast CR-V Owners
    Hi Everyone. I am looking for a good repair shop or mechanic in Richmond VA. Can someone recommend something? Thanks
  20. 2012 CRV AC Repair: Evap, Coil, Lines Questions

    Problems & Issues
    What is your opinion regarding replacing the entire AC system when the compressor fails? We own two CRVs for our main vehicles a 2007 and a 2012. The 2012 CRV my wife drives has 89k miles and the AC stopped blowing cool air and the engine is producing a loud rattling noise. Honda dealer...
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