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  1. What's the Condition of Your Spare Tire?

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Does your vehicle have a Spare Tire? In the event that your vehicle does have a spare assembly, whether it be full size or a compact, do you know the condition? Like other tires, a spare tire can be impacted from exposure to UV, from heat, and other conditions. To avoid having spare tire...
  2. Spare Parts

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 CR-V
    Anyone here a Filipino? Im a new owner of crv 2001matic 4x4. No knowledge about cars. Is anyone here know a place where spare parts are budget friendly? ? TIA.
  3. exterior spare tire mount on 2017

    Greetings & Introductions
    Can you have an exterior spare mount installed on a 2017?
  4. Spare wheel cover zip

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 CR-V
    I have a 2007 CR-V with a broken zip on the spare wheel cover, and would like to buy a new zip but from where? Please help.
  5. water leakage into spare tire well 2007 CRV

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 CR-V
    Can anyone shed light on the issue of water leaking and pooling in the spare tire well? could it be related to bad taillight gaskets?
  6. 2012 CRV EXL water in spare tire wheel well.

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 CR-V
    I just purchased a CRV for my wife . After getting car home I was shocked to find water in spare tire area. The dealer washed car right before I purchased so I assume it came from the washing as it has not rained recently. I have seen many posts about about this problem. Can anyone tell me if...
  7. Spare key?

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    Hello all, I’m going on a very long trip with our CR-V. My question is I want hide a key inside of our CR-V so if I lose my set I won’t be stranded when I’m a far away from home. If I hide a key I won’t be able to lock my doors, any ideas?
  8. Hard Spare Wheel Cover for 1997 CRV

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 CR-V
    Does anyone know if its possible to buy a hard plastic cover for the spare wheel on a '97 registered CRV. The old soft cover has perished and I'd like to replace it with a hard cover if possible? Wheel size is 205/70-R15 Thanks
  9. 5th gen full size spare mod?

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Hi, I'm the new owner of a 5th gen CRV. Does anyone know if a full size spare can fit where the compact spare is, or if a mod can be done to make it fit? The stock all season tires are 235mm wide, and the compare spare is 155mm, so 80 mm (3.15 inches) of additional clearances is needed. By...
  10. bike rack on door-mounted spare tire

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    Apologies if this has been covered ( I looked). Mine is a 2001 CRV, the rear door opens to the side & the spare is mounted on it. Anyone know of a bike rack that will adhere safely to the tire or of a way to attach one to the door? Thanks!
  11. Replacing a stolen spare tire.

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    Hello, I've got a 2000 CRV that had its spare tire stolen off the back in the night. I've done a quick search on various forums and the internet and seem to be having trouble figuring out where to go to replace this tire and even what tire I would be looking for to replace it. Went to the...
  12. Someone Help! Trying to locate the HARD Spare Tire cover for 06' Honda Cr-V

    Accessories
    Guys! (and gals!) I am trying to locate am OEM preferred Hard Cover for this 06' Cr-V. I am new to this site so I am not even sure if I should be posting here but I have been searching far and wide! (Google and such for 3 weeks) and I have not been able to locate anything. Even if its black or...
  13. Spare Tire Placement

    Dear Honda:
    Honda, Please consider placing the spare tire with the valve stem facing up. This would make it easier for those of us who check its air pressure on a regular basis. Please note Nissian does this.
  14. Admit it, you have no idea what your spare pressure is... a solution

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    Admit it... few of us ever think to check the pressure in our spare tires. This is doubly bad because with our chintzy "doughnut" spares running at 60 PSI, they lose pressure faster than the regular wheels. And, even if you DO have the motivation to check the spare pressure on a regular basis...
  15. Spare Tire and Rear Window Glass

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 CR-V
    A trio of questions: 1--Won't the spare tire that is attached to the rear door, be subject to "dry rot"? ***Any way to stop this? 2--When I look out of my rear window, I see what looks like a "checkerboard" on the glass-- ***What is this? *** How do I get rid of it? 3--What is the best...
  16. 2006 CR-V probs with programming spare key

    Problems & Issues
    I just bought an 06 EX with 5-speed and love it. It came with a spare key, which was from a different car. I noticed that the cut profiles along the blade of the spare key are similar to the ones on the original key, but not identical. I was able to do the programming routine without problem...
  17. Spare tire mod - carry a full size spare!

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Had a recent experience with a irreparable, flat tire that found me riding on the compact spare in an area where distances between towns of any size are measured in the hundreds of miles. That was a problem because the donut spare that came with my 3rd gen 2011, is only supposed to be driven @...
  18. Dealership Lost My Key

    Gen 4: 2012-2016 CR-V
    My CRV is in the dealership service shop, and they've lost my keys! I know because they called me and asked if I took them. When, I called back to follow up, they had told me that they cut me a new key. Fine, but I have my other key here and the spare, emergency key. If they cut me a new key...
  19. 2001 CRV spare tire cover

    Accessories
    Looking for suggestions on a replacement soft spare tire cover for a 2001 CRV LX. Thanks
  20. Reasonably priced spare smart key/ programming question

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    I'm not a fan of the push button start/smart key trend, and would have loved an LX-style key for my EX-L, but that wasn't an option. I need a third key (to give garage), but do not need any functions besides opening/locking doors and starting the car (not remotely). Is it possible to buy one of...
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