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  1. 2019 First Snow

    2019 First Snow

    I was surprised when I looked outside this morning, as I wasn't expecting snow. November 12, 2019 6 am
  2. Snow Chains question (2005 CR-V AWD)

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Hello, I recently purchased my first CR-V. I'm looking to buy some snow chains and read the following in the manual: Because your vehicle has limited tire clearance, mount only SAE Class ‘‘S’’ cable-type traction devices, with rubber chain tensioners, on the front tires.Use traction devices...
  3. CRV up hill snow.

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    I got into some deep snow over the weekend in my 2017 EX AWD. The CRV gave everything it had on the last hill at the end of the video. Edit: The Tires are All Season BFGoodrich - Advantage TA Sport LT https://youtu.be/rfh5LrfdgMM
  4. Hello from the snow!

    Greetings & Introductions
    Good storm going on here but my CRV with it's new Michelin tires is getting me around quite well. However, I am interested in how to trick the sensor that engages the rear wheel drive. TIA
  5. 06 CRV Ex AWD, brake sounds weird if the car slips on snow?

    Gen 2: 2002-2006 (UK 2002-2007) CR-V
    It's been snowy recently and sometimes when I press the brakes and if it's slippery, the car will not stop. But what's concerning is the weird noise the brake makes, it's hard to describe but it sounds like something is rubbing about something. I don't hear anything in normal dry weather when...
  6. Snow plowing

    Problems & Issues
    My new CRV doesn’t pull when turning in the snow. It snow plows with front tires. Anybody else notice this
  7. Great article about driving in snow

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/10/business/driving-snow-ice-winter.html Love the comments about AWD drivers being the "first in the ditch". Also didn't realize the huge traction difference between cold and warm temperature snow. 5X!
  8. New promotional offer on Intro-Tech Snow Shades at CARiD!

    CARiD.com
    Keep the windshield of your Honda CR-V protected from snow and ice with Intro-Tech Snow Shades! They are made of a multi-layered fabric to withstand the harshest winter conditions. Computer precision cut for a custom fit, they completely cover your windshield and ensure both flexibility and...
  9. smart cruise shutdown in snow

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    how can radar sensors be cleaned my smart cruise control shut down while traveling in snowy weather? I have 2018 CRV.
  10. snow tires

    Greetings & Introductions
    I am coming from Toyota family. I own Camry & Corolla and decided to purchase CRV touring for my wife, last Honda that I owned was Accord and was very pleased thus it inspired me to buy new CRV because my wife found it appealing. I am considering buying winter tires for it and am wondering if...
  11. Downsizing snow tires for 2018 CRV

    Dear Honda:
    Hello Forum, Thank you for accepting my request to join. I have brand new excellent snow tires for my 2011 CRV that were only used for two months of light driving. They are 225/65R17. If I buy new wheels/rims - not sure of correct usage - can I downsize and fit this on my new 2018 CRV that...
  12. Laufenn Snow Tires? (Hankook) Anybody Familiar?

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Has anyone heard of Laufenn Snow Tires? Laufenn is a child company of Hankook. The Laufenn's were recommended by a discount tire shop to fulfill a 1 winter, maybe 2, requirement. The price point is comfortable, ~$450 out the door for 215/60R16. Vehicle is well used 2005 with 160K+ miles...
  13. Never got stuck in the snow!!!

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 (UK 2008-2012) CR-V
    My 09 CRV is a true winter machine. Never once have I been stuck in snow. It just takes it and asks for more. Love it!!!
  14. Impact of snow on engine performance

    Dear Honda:
    While driving in Pennsylvania yesterday, I encountered an unusual problem. The temperature was 32⁰ F, and it was snowing. I started driving east on Highway 80, at normal speed. After being on the road for about an hour, the display indicated that the radar wasn’t working,and certain functions...
  15. Snow driving/17 Lx/Excessively Loud RPM

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    So this is the 2nd time in a week this has happened. Driving in snow, approximately 2~4 inches of snow on the highway the exhaust is so loud I thought it was a clunker next to me. When I slowed it became much louder. It seems the RPM’s are so high it takes awhile for the car to quiet down. In...
  16. AWD would not work in slushy snow. TPMS light on

    Problems & Issues
    I'm new to the site. My wife traded her 4 Runner for a 2016 CRV in Dec 16. Due to a mild West Virginia winter I didn't notice a problem last year. We had a 6-8" snowfall a couple weeks ago and I had a terrible time getting up my steep gravel driveway. The CRV was all over the place. I was livid...
  17. Snow Tires on AWD??

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Im sure some of you have seen this, but i get a good laugh every time I watch. Theres a lot of wrong going on in this video but i bet he had stock tires on too. After watching this video going to splurge on some good snow tires next year for our CR-V ;) Angry Man Stuck in Snow...
  18. 2015 snow stopping performance

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 (UK 2012-2017) CR-V
    Hello! I have a 2015 CRV. 32k miles with the original OEM tires. (Bridgestone) I have noticed that the stopppng performance in the snow with this is terrible. Right now we have about 1-2 inches of snow (no ice underneath or anything). As soon as you tap the brakes the car just slides like you...
  19. Snow tires, wheels, and TPMS sensors

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Potential new owner here. I've been contemplating purchase of a new C-RV probably EX-L or Touring model. I'm currently researching and will probably wait till spring till winter is over. I drive way above average miles and live in an area where winter snow tires can be an advantage, but probably...
  20. How good is the AWD on the 2017 CR-V for snow?

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    How is the CR-V's AWD for traction on snow? Would you say that it is an absolutely essential feature of the car and you couldn't live without it?
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