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  1. Whole car shake and smoke

    Diesel CR-V
    Any help guys would be massively appreciated. Before I start blowing my life savings on a car thats worth about the same value as a happy meal. The vehicle is a 2005 2.2 cdti CRV. 155k miles. Driving locally no issues. Only when accelerating from about 50 to 65mph do I get massive vibration...
  2. 2009 CRV Wheel Shake, New Wheels and Balanced

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    Howdy. Here is my dilemma. I had 4 pairs of yokohama tires and the Right Rear vibrated like crazy. I went and got them rotated and balanced...... the same tire as it was moved to Front LEFT was now the shaky tire. So I figured, hey these tires wore out too fast from not being rotated and...
  3. Wheel shake @ 55+mph

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    2011 CR-V ~80k miles, A week ago I started noticing the steering wheel vibrating above 55mph while driving. Applying the brakes stops the vibrations, and then coasting will reintroduce them to the vehicle. When I looked up some causes, I noticed the most common suggestions were tire related...
  4. Engine Shake

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    I recently purchased a 20143 Touring edition with 85,000km. At approximately 42 kms when the engine is warming up the whole car shakes. Does anyone else have this issue?
  5. 2003 crv shake

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, my crv has had a bit of a shaking problem I cannot seem to diagnose. As well as torque steer predominately to the left. Its a 2003 crv ex 5-speed, 180k miles. Fresh alignment. The front and rear have been completely gone through with new bushings, bearings, suspension, shafts in the front...
  6. 2006 CR-V SE - Front end shake and poor MPG

    Problems & Issues
    I recently purchased a used 2006 SE with 122,000 miles on it. During the test drive, I only noticed a slight vibration that felt like a tire out of balance, but never really took it over 40 mph, nor accelerated hard at a higher speed. After having the tires balanced and rotated, the problem...
  7. Extreme shake when engine under load

    Maintenance and Service
    Hi, Looking for answers to why my 2005 CR-V 2.2 CTDI vibrates heavily when accelerating. This is very noticeable in most gears and at about 1200 RPM up to about 3000. I have searched the internet and most advise that it is the Inner CV joints and Drive Shafts that need replacing. I have had...
  8. 2012 - Shudder / Shake.

    Problems & Issues
    Hope this is not a sign of things to come with this car. I have a 2012 EX with about 30 000 km on it. Starting to notice a slight shudder / shake lately especially now that it's cooler out. It only seems to happen the first few minutes and when it changes from 2nd into 3rd gear - around 40 - 50...
  9. Front end shake on 1999 ES

    Problems & Issues
    I hope someone can help me with a problem on my CR-V I bought it in december and driving it back I found that when I got to over 50 mph it started shaking from the front end, mainly felt through the body but also in the steering. I checked for faults and found the nearside upper ball joint was...
  10. can shake car left right

    Problems & Issues
    When I stand in front of the car and shake it left right, the front moves sideways back and forth. I think it should be tight, right?
  11. 1st tire rotation = steering wheel shake

    Problems & Issues
    Ok so here goes. I have about 8000 miles on my 2011 crv and this past Saturday I rotated the tires. Front passenger was moved to rear driver, front driver was moved to rear passenger. Rear passenger was moved to front driver, rear driver was moved to front passenger. Ok so as soon as I did...
  12. Shake when accelerating through 15-30mph & Driveshaft / pinion angles ('03 AWD)

    Problems & Issues
    Trying to track down what feels like start-up shudder in a typical RWD car. When accelerating from a stop, the car shakes noticeably. Almost feels like a side-to-side shake that comes through the floor & seats. Not noticeable in the steering wheel. Only happens under load & definitely follows...
  13. 06 w/steering wheel shake at 38-44mph in 5th

    Problems & Issues
    Hello all, I am new to this forum and am grateful it exists. I have already found one answer to another question and I hope one of you can at least help me with a question regarding my (recently purchased) 2006 CRV EX with 68,000 miles. I have noticed an occasional "shaking" of the steering...
  14. 99 V with a stutter or shake around 30

    Problems & Issues
    I'm new here to this forum but not to the world of automotive work and this problem I have has me stumped! My V started to vibrate or shake around 27-30 mph. I noticed when I put it in neutral it stops, it will continue to do it when I take it out of overdrive and put it into D, but it goes away...
  15. BAD shake between 40-50...PLEASE HELP

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    I have been having a bad shake with my 1998 CRV (162,000 miles) when I am maintaining a constant speed between 40 and 50 mph. Sometimes the car will shake bad, sometimes it will just make a noise like it is trying to shake. When I let off the gas it stops. I took it in and my tie rods were...
  16. 1998 AWD Acceleration Shake??

    Problems & Issues
    Hi guys, hoping you might be able to give me an idea of whats going on. First off the car has been a real trooper. Its paid for itself many times over. Currently has about 171k on the odometer and has been running perfectly for a long long time. Anyway, recently I've noticed that when I'm...
  17. Tailgate Shake

    Problems & Issues
    :confused: I just bought a brand new 2009 CRV LX. I am already having issues. Does anyone else have this problem? I am going 60 mph and if I roll just the rear windows down I think my tailgate is going to shake off. Also the steering wheel gives me some shakes at highway speed. If I have...
  18. 2000 CRV Running Rough

    Problems & Issues
    Just picked up my 2000 CRV from Connecticut and my family is driving it down back to Florida. My Uncle put a lot of work into this vehicle including: Hoses Breaks Spark Plugs Belts (including timing belt) Water Pump Emissions Sensor Spark plug wires The check engine light came on for...
  19. Shake, rattle and roll

    Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    I know there's been much discussion about road noise and the 07+ CR-V but I have a question about it coz i've only ever been in mine and have no other test rides to judge by. When I first drive the car from cold there is a small shake that seems to come from the rear and this lasts for around...
  20. 2001 cr-v engine shake

    Problems & Issues
    When ever I turn on the cabin air, the engine shakes the car at random for a couple of seconds. It happens when the the car is in drive at low idle or in park. With or with out the A/C on. It happens as soon as I turn the fan dial to on. The car drives normal with everything off and has no other...