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  1. Double din stereo

    Mobile Electronics
    Hi all I've got a malfunctioning navigation head unit in my 2005 crv . If I replace with a double din stereo unit what adapter lead do I need to still keep use of the stereo controls on the steering wheel
  2. Xentec bulbs replacement

    Hi all, I'm new here, own a CR-V 2006 EX since 2014, I am really happy with it, never an engine problem, bought to a person that installed Xentec bulbs and one went off, I am trying to replace it, bought H1 following owners manual and online information but they are not exactly how the ones...
  3. Fluid Drain & Replace schedule

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    What is a cost-effective schedule for changing: - automatic transmission fluid - brake fluid - power steering fluid And what is an average cost for each of those? Thanks!
  4. 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...
  5. Ok to just replace front struts - or should back ones be done at same time?

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    This is for a 2004 Honda CR-V, with about 115,000 miles on it... My mechanic says I need new upper strut front mounts. He says they're about $90 each, and I'm looking at about $500 with labor. I think this is too much - and other work I've had done seems to be on the high side (ie, too...
  6. Sound upgrade - replace eq with Viper4Android

    Mobile Electronics
    For the those that weren't following I detailed my audio and sound deadening build here: Speaker Upgrade and Sound Deadening Build Log Short of it is that I installed: -Sound Deadener Showdown everything underneath the windows...
  7. 13K miles on tires - can I replace one?

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    I just discovered a surface split on the sidewalk of one of my tires. My CR-V has only a little under 13,000 miles so I'm not necessarily inclined to toss all 4 just yet - even if they are the Bridgestone Ecopians that came with the car. I think the split came from some bad tire contact issue...
  8. How to replace a Center Third Brake Light on a 2014 Honda CR-V?

    Problems & Issues
    My center rear brake light failed on a 2014 Honda CR-V. I cannot figure out how to access and remove the LED Light Strip unit. Any ideas?
  9. 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...
  10. Anybody replace the shifter PRND21 illumination light bulb?

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    The center console gear shifter indicator bulb seems to have died, and I'm looking for hints on exactly how I can access/replace it. Pop the top trim off? Come up from the underside by removing a side panel?
  11. newbie engine removal/ replace with JdM

    Problems & Issues
    About to remove the motor on a 2000 crv automatic, spent the day disconnecting everything, in searching the internet, there is no real concensious about with/ without trans or to go up and over. or under and out, I am going to remove both the trans and engine at once, but haven't decided up or...
  12. 4 or 5 tire rotation for AWD? Replace 2 or 4 tires?

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    Hello, I'm looking to buy new tires for my new (to me) 2005 CR-V AWD. My front tires are worn almost to the bars, while the rear tires look to have around 4 or 5/32 left. My full size spare has an un-repairable gash. I'm considering the following options: 1. Replace front tires only (most...
  13. 1999 CRV bent steel wheel rim, alloy replace

    Problems & Issues
    Hi my 1st post. In my 99 I have a bent stock steel wheel rim on the rear that vibrates a bit. When I bought the 99 used, it had no spare. Someone offered me an alloy rim & new tire off of an 01 CRV for $50. I wanted to know from someone learned if mixing an alloy wheel with 3 stock steel...
  14. Replace front passenger fender.

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    New member here, I’m looking to replace the fender and looking for any suggestions. Is it basically a bolt on fender process. Any advice greatly appreciated!
  15. 2010 with 160,000 miles. What should I replace?

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    So far I've just done general maintenance including: *spark plugs *oil/filter *air filter *new struts What else would you do at this point?
  16. 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
  17. I had to replace two original tires at 20k

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    We have a 2016 CRV - LX AWD (my wife's car) and I noticed the front tires were balding bad on the outside thread compared to the back tires (they looked fine) at just 20k miles. I read the Honda CR-V owners manual which stated Replace your tires with radials of the same size, load range...
  18. 2004 Starter Replaced - Should I Replace the Knock Sensor

    Problems & Issues
    I am replacing the starter motor after it failed on me, and noticed that I have easy access to the knock sensor. However, I don't have any codes/CEL indicating it's bad. It's just 14 years old and has 177K miles. Should I consider preventative maintenance while I have access or leave it alone...
  19. Help... Replace beep beep horn on 2018 CRV Touring 1.5Turbo

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Hello everyone. New here so apologies if I'm doing something wrong. I'll learn as time goes by... My problem is I want to change my beep beep horns on my new CRV to a normal sounding dual horn. Most US cars have a 2 tone set of horns and even Honda has had them in the past. I know my 2005 Accord...
  20. Cost for replace serpentine belt

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    My Honda CRV 2011 with 110 K miles and Honda dealer quote $260 for replace new serpentine belt (Honda part and labor). Do you think the cost is reasonable price? Thank you.