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  1. TSB for excessive oil consumption?

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 CR-V
    I apologize if this has been posted before. I have a 2010 Honda CR-V lx with 80,000 miles on it. I have recently been doing my own oil changes and I have noticed that I need to add a quart of oil every month or so. I remember getting a letter from Honda about some sticky piston rings causing...
  2. Sticky steering

    Problems & Issues
    My 2018 CR-V has a problem with the steering wheel feeling like it is sticky and won't move easily. I never lose control of the car, but for a split second each time it feels like I will. I go to move the steering wheel and it won't let me move it easily. It feels like it is sticking on...
  3. Adding a Sticky Thread

    Website & Platform Help
    Can the locked Possible fuel in oil thread be made a sticky? It seems to fit in with other sticky threads that have a lot of interest. It would make it easier for new people (and others) to find and might reduce new threads started on this issue.
  4. New CR-V Owner - two questions - Airbag and sticky clutch

    Gen 3: 2007-2011 CR-V
    Hi Everyone, We have recently bought a 2007 2.2 TD-Ci CR-V in EX trim.. great car and our first non VAG car in nearly 15 years.. it ticks a lot of boxes as we now have 3 kids.. I have a couple of questions about the car 1. Passenger air-bag switch - We have a 5 month old girl and she...
  5. Sticky Radio Buttons

    Mobile Electronics
    I recently purchased a 2014 CRV. When I hit any of the left buttons on the radio (phone, XM, AM/FM, 1st preset button) stick, I used contact cleaner a few times. It seems to work right after I spray them, but in a few hours, they stick again. I am assuming that the previous owner spilled...
  6. Rear hatch sticky

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 CR-V
    After I open the glass, I have to push in the grey plastic piece where the glass latches. It's like I have to pop it and then the lower will open, anyone have a fix for this?
  7. 2016 Touring, White residue and unidentified sticky fluid on engine

    Problems & Issues
    We have multiple 2016 Tourings and have discovered a white splatter residue and an "unidentified sticky fluid" near oil filler cap. None of our cars have been serviced anywhere since purchase, all have less than 2500 miles on odometer and we perform, when needed, all our own maintenance (but...
  8. Sticky turn signals after being rear-ended

    Problems & Issues
    I bought a brand new CR-V 2 months ago, and some man rear-ended me as I was stopping at a stop sign on Monday. Talk about a sad day. It's my first new car, biggest-ever investment, and oh how I've been doing my best to take good care of it. Along with dents, paint scratches, and a bumper...
  9. Sticky Throttlebody?

    Problems & Issues
    Hello, I have a 2008 honda CRV. Just recently, I have been having an issue with my vehicle in idle. When I start the car, it runs fine. Then, in about a minute, the rpm's start to flutter. If I drive it around for a while, the issue goes away when I am stopped. I took it to the dealer, and...
  10. Sticky hatch lock - 2007

    Maintenance and Service
    I have a periodic problem with the hatch lock on my 2007 EX. The lock sort of sticks and the hatch is hard to open. I took the trap door out to get access to the lock and sprayed it down with a cleaner to get all the gunk out. I then spayed it down with a good teflon spray that dries. But...
  11. 2007 CR-V sticky front brakes.

    Maintenance and Service
    Posting for the first time :D....So.... :o Recently changed all the brake pads. I've driven the car for about 34000 miles. One fine morning, drove off just to find my front tires pushed for a yard and a half. Both front brakes stuck :D. Hesitant to drive 50 miles to the garage, I called up...
  12. Recommended Sticky Thread

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    To the tyre gurus of this website, A valuable piece of information for anyone browsing this forum would be the recommended tyre rim size for various levels of plus sizing. As most of us are upgrading wheels and tyres, plus sizing is common. What is frustrating for many of us is determining...
  13. Sticky starter...what grease/lube to use?

    Problems & Issues
    Hello all... I have a '99 CRV-EX and the starter started sticking (slow disengagement) and causing a grinding noise last winter. I pulled the starter, cleaned it out and repacked the gears with white lithium grease. Well, now it's getting very cold again and it just made the same grinding...
  14. sticky brake/stuck CDs

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 2004 CRV with 101,000 miles, it's been well maintained and has had very few problems. Last week after a 30 minute drive while I am moving upward in a bridge, I felt it that the vehicle was not moving and feel sticky brake. I smelled something burning. It was from the front side tyre...
  15. Sticky Brake Pad's

    Maintenance and Service
    Hi, This is my first post on the owners club forum. recently purchased a year 2000 CR-V, and really loving it!! At the weekend I decided to have a check around the fron brakes. After lifting part of the caliper out of the way, I had access to the pads(quite badly worn). I removed the outer pad...
  16. shaking, hot rotor - sticky e brake?

    Problems & Issues
    hello, i've used this forum as a reference in the past but never posted, so thanks for all the good info! i have a 2002 cr-v with 223,000 miles, it's been well maintained and has had very few problems. late last week i noticed a slight shake/vibration after a short highway trip (about 5...
  17. tailgate lock sticky

    Problems & Issues
    The tailgate door doesnt open. Getting worse by the day. Sometimes opens. What is the most likely problem? I have sprayed the lock with WD40. It has made no difference. How much is this likey to cost? On most occasions I am now having to use the top hatch to get things in and out of the back.
  18. Removal of sticky residue?

    Just bought an '01 CRV and I just removed a dealer decal from the body. Lots of old dirty sticky adhesive is on the paint. Does anyone know a safe way of removing this. Thank-you for your replies!