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  1. 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...
  2. Fluid Drain & Replace schedule

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    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!
  3. 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...
  4. Ok to just replace front struts - or should back ones be done at same time?

    2002-2004 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 2)
    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...
  5. Sound upgrade - replace eq with Viper4Android

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    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...
  6. 13K miles on tires - can I replace one?

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    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...
  7. 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?
  8. 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...
  9. Anybody replace the shifter PRND21 illumination light bulb?

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    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?
  10. 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...
  11. 4 or 5 tire rotation for AWD? Replace 2 or 4 tires?

    Maintenance and Service
    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...
  12. 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...
  13. Replace front passenger fender.

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    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!
  14. 2010 with 160,000 miles. What should I replace?

    Maintenance and Service
    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?
  15. 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
  16. I had to replace two original tires at 20k

    Maintenance and Service
    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...
  17. 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...
  18. Help... Replace beep beep horn on 2018 CRV Touring 1.5Turbo

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    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...
  19. Cost for replace serpentine belt

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    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.
  20. 2012, transmission oil filter - when and how to replace

    Maintenance and Service
    Hi All, There is plenty information about transmission oil change, but rarely anybody mentions transmission filter change. Do we need to do it and how often? Is there tutorial? Regards,