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  1. Just switched to LED High Beam

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Two weeks ago I replaced the low beams and fog lights with LED. Yesterday I replaced the high beam. All I can say is WOW! I've never seem anything light up a rode like these. Very simple install, make sure the LED is 3 & 9 position HIKARI LED Headlight Bulbs...
  2. 12 volt switched power source for radar detector?

    Gen 5: 2017-Present CR-V
    Has anyone found a switched power source close to the inside rear view mirror? I am using a BlendMount attached to the mirror as I have done in previous vehicles and I want to hard-wire the detector's power cord to a source as close to the mirror as possible. I dropped the map light assembly...
  3. 2014 CRV White Edition How do i add a switched power accessory socket

    Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    Hi I need to add a power accessory socket (cigarette lighter type socket) to power my speed camera detector. It needs to be powered only when the ignition is on. I have used a add a circuit type fuse plugging into the centre console power accessory socket circuit which is only powered when the...
  4. 2015EX, switched from Android to iOS, no more spoken text msgs

    Mobile Electronics
    Prior to switching phones, my 2015 EX would allow me to have texts from my Galaxy Note 4 spoken via the vehicle's audio BT connection. That feature has 'gone away' now that I have a new iphone 6s Plus (iOS 9.1). Did this ever work with previous iOS versions?
  5. need switched power under dash

    Mobile Electronics
    Putting in a backup camera in a 2008 my wife drives. All the back end is wired and running, but I now need 12 V switched power under the dash for two components: the monitor for the backup camera and a 12 V-to-micro USB for power for her phone. It looks like there is an accessory port by the...
  6. switched oils

    Problems & Issues
    I switched oils from 15w40 Mobil1 to 10w30 Castrol on my 2000 CR-V. The new oil Castrol 10w30 is really good. I have a lot more power now and the engine is quieter. I bought this car three months ago and it had 15w40 Mobil1 in it.
  7. Head Light Switched ON when I starts my CRV!

    Miscellaneous / General CR-V Discussions
    Hi there I am new to this SITE, joined today. About my Vehicle: New Honda CRV VTI- L ( 4th GEN - Australian Model, Thai Factory) bought on 18th Dec 2012. I always keep my Headlight mode to AUTO, so that it will switched on when it enters dark areas! I am fine with that, but every day when I...
  8. I-CDTI Fuel System Sucking in Air When Switched Off

    Problems & Issues
    Hi everyone Hoping someone can solve my problem, I'm the owner of a 2007 i-cdti ES (yes British model) and it has developed an annoying problem, in that when you turn the engine off and leave it for some time it refuses to start until the fuel primer is pump a few times and then it starts fine...
  9. has anyone else switched to 215/65/17?

    Tires, Wheels, & Suspensions
    I bought a used set of 215/65/17 tires off of craigslist and am now getting 26 miles per gallon everyday country use. This is a about a 4 MPG improvement over the stock sized tire. I think I am going to buy a new set with this size next time. The only thing I was wondering is that you get 270...
  10. Is there a switched ignition fuse for add-a-circuit under hood?

    Performance Modifications
    Dear fellow forum members, I have a 2008 UK-spec CR-V EXL Sport with the optional 19" wheels. Can you please help me to identify if there are any fuses under the hood which are switched with the ignition to which I can add the add-a-circuit to power something only when the ignition is on...
  11. 2007 - Accesssory Power Source - Switched

    Mobile Electronics
    Where under the dash can I "easily" get a switched power source? I am wiring up my GPS. Also, I see a bunch of tapped wires using these: Where under the dash can I "easily" get a switched power source? I am wiring up my GPS. Also, I see a bunch of tapped wires using these...