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  1. Replacing CRV 2012 EXL Stereo bluetooth chip in 2019 to improve response.

    Mobile Electronics
    The problem: If I hit next in my phone, the song changes after 2 seconds. There is a delayed response because of the stock bluetooth chip being old version and my iPhone's bluetooth is new. Question: Has anyone replaced their old generation bluetooth chip to the latest upgrade so that there is...
  2. Rear Speakers Not Working CRV 2007

    Problems & Issues
    Hi there, I have recently purchased a 2007 Honda CRV and have realized that the rear speakers on both sides do not work when I'm playing music however, the front speakers all seem to be working perfectly. I'm not exactly sure what the problem is (maybe a fuse has gone or a faulty cable?) but I...
  3. Any way to control the secondary display after installing aftermarket stereo?

    Mobile Electronics
    Hello hello! Scoured the forum looking for this question but didn’t find anything that matches. Any advice or input is welcomed. I have a 2012 EX with the standard 6 speaker system (no nav). I recently replaced the stereo with an aftermarket screen (Sony’s ax 1000). The install went smoothly-...
  4. Amp mounting locations - 5th Gen CR-V

    Mobile Electronics
    Hey All, not sure if this has been discussed before or not in another thread. I'm just wondering if anyone has successfully mounter their aftermarket amps under the drivers or passenger seats in their 5th Gen CR-V, and was there enough room under there? If so what amps are you running? :)...
  5. 15 EX Audio system - no sound!

    Problems & Issues
    Issue with my stereo sound just shutting off mysteriously... Here is what I’ve noticed: stereo screen and all other electronics work properly when this occurs sound tends to go out once I start to turn up the volume. Haven’t noticed specific level volume this occurs I replaced the rear OEM...
  6. Best third Party Stereo for Honda 2015 CRV EX

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    Hello All, I am looking for ideas on upgrading my stereo unit. I would like something that will give me Android Auto functionality as well as other apps we have been left out of. Thanks in advance Tom
  7. How to upgrade stereo system 2019 CRV Touring

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    2019 CRV AWD Touring: the stereo sound is terrible which is surprising since if you get the Touring model it comes with what is supposed to be an upgraded stereo system. Has anyone upgraded theirs and if so what did they install and what is the cost to do so. In the old days you'd just pop...
  8. Retrofitting later gen OEM Honda stereo w/Nav to gen 2 (2003) CRV

    Mobile Electronics
    Have anyone tried to retrofit later generation OEM Honda stereo with navigation/back up camera to gen-2 CRV? I know that many folks installed aftermarket systems with Nav/back up camera, but I'm contemplating to do this with later gen OEM Honda equipment. Have anyone done this? Thanks
  9. Stereo software updates

    Maintenance and Service
    Does Honda provide firmware updates for the stereo/head unit? Specifically looking for updates on a 2018 Honda CRV. Thanks, jb
  10. Help. UK 2013 EX stereo upgrade

    Mobile Electronics
    Hi. I'd like to upgrade my stereo and do it the easiest way possible. I've already changed the door speakers and added a sub. I think I've 2 options. A single DSP/amp or a new headunit. I've seen an alpine e800dsp unit that would allow me to keep everything stock and still tune the sound with...
  11. 2014 CRV Stereo Upgrade

    Mobile Electronics
    Hi Guys. New member and I just purchased a 2014 CRV. I am pretty sure it is a an LX model since it doesnt have all the bells and whistles. I have a few questions and I am hoping someone may have some answers. I am looking to upgrade the stereo system with components I removed from my previous...
  12. 2005 EX: Turn signals not working after aftermarket stereo install

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, I can provide more information soon, but I just installed a Sony XAV-AX5000 in my 2005 CRV with only a few complications, but the main thing I've noticed is that my turn signals are no longer working; no noise, no indicator on the dashboard, and no turn signals themselves, obviously...
  13. 2018 CR-V LX AWD Basic Stereo Swap

    Mobile Electronics
    Hello to the world of CR-V owners. I recently purchased a CR-V LX AWD, but not fond of the stereo. I have found that it just does not appeal to my eyes. I have found a older model from a 2017 CR-V that is touchscreen with a volume nob. I am curious as to if it is interchangeable with my model...
  14. 2016 CR-V Touring Stereo replacement

    Mobile Electronics
    I hate the factory Stereo system that came with my CRV. The nav is horrible and expensive to update. I’m thinking of replacing it with a stereo that has apple play but I want to understand if I replace it will the steering wheel controls work? My car has a right lane camera, when I use my right...
  15. 2003 CRV Stereo, Fob and light problem

    Problems & Issues
    Two months ago I installed a new stereo into my 2003 CR-V and everythings been working great up until last week when I drove to the car inspection. The inspector 7guy plugged in one of those car codes system readers and after that my stereo, remote key fob, and automatic door interior light have...
  16. How does one reset the car stereo?

    Maintenance and Service
    The bluetooth in my CRV LX 2018 is pretty horrible. When you engage Siri on the iPhone XS Max (the new one), there is about 5-10 second lag before the microphone is even ready. I spoke to the dealership over the phone and they advised me to reset it using a menu item that I can't find. So I...
  17. 2016 CR-V Stereo Wiring Diagram

    2012-2016 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 4)
    I'm adding an amp to my 2016 CR-V EX-L and would like to know if there is a stock wiring diagram available for the head unit (stereo). Thank you!
  18. Factory radio in 2005 failing?

    Mobile Electronics
    For the past several weeks, I've had trouble loading CD's into my 2005 CR-V factory stereo system. When I insert the disc, it goes in, but it won't load. The system will then switch over to the FM radio. In other instances, it will load properly, but then it will stop playing the disc on...
  19. Stereo Speaker Details Needed 2018

    2017 - Present Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen
    Has anyone found or pulled their door panels off to see what the ohm loads are on the speakers for an '18 EX-L? I was told the the ratings would be smaller for the front door tweeter and bass speakers as compared to the rear door tweeter and bass units. Thanks!
  20. Re-installing the factory stereo- where can I get the wiring harness?

    Mobile Electronics
    Hi, I'm trying to install a OEM CD/CASSETTE stereo from a older CRV (I bought the stereo used so I'm unaware of the year, between '01 ans '03 most likely) and I'm having trouble finding the wiring harness needed to install it. My current CRV (a 1999) had its wires snipped to install a...
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