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  1. removing the orange dipstick tip

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    I would like to remove the orange plastic tip from the dipstick in order to make it easier to read. It is nearly impossible to see the level when the oil is fresh since it almost seems to "climb" up the tip even with the dipstick held down or horizontal. Of course the new oil is transparent...
  2. Chrome Exhaust Tip

    Accessories
    Looking for chrome exhaust tip that covers most if not all of the oem exhaust. Must be large enough to fit over the standard pipe. Would prefer it to run up to/near muffler. 2018 1.5 Turobo.
  3. Pro Tip; Setting the oil cap on the wiper cowl doesn't keep the hood from closing.

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Today I must sadly admit my minor DIY failure... It's a good practice to set the oil cap somewhere where it will prevent the hood from closing to keep you from forgetting to put it back on. On my last car, a B5 Passat, the wiper cowl worked great for this, as the firewall was at the base of...
  4. Tip for using Random Music on your monster sized USB flash drive

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    When I put all of my music on one 64GB USB flash drive. I organized created a folder structure of root then class then genre then artist and finally album. Something like this: root\Christmas\Crooners\Bing Crosby\The White Christmas Album root\Oldies\British Invasion\The Beatles\A Hard Days...
  5. Genuine Honda 2017 CR-V Brushed Stainless Steel Exhaust Tip Finisher 08F53-TLA-100

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Hi everyone, I just purchased from Brown's Honda City's Ebay store a pair of original Honda exhaust tip finishers for my new 2017 CR-V (LX Base trim model). Part # 08F53-TLA-100. Here are a bunch of photos. Cheers!
  6. Tip: Using 'iPod' setting to use two iPhones

    Gen 5: 2017-2021 (UK 2018-2022) CR-V
    Here is something we discovered by accident. Wife and I both have iPhone 6+ and she wanted to listen to her music but I wanted CarPlay maps. She plugged in her iPhone into the USB port (1.0A) CRV-EX-L port, while I had my iPhone onto the USB port (1.5A) and using CarPlay Maps. Using the...
  7. Awesome Tip For Anyone Installing a Hitch

    Racks, Hitches, & Towing
    Someone else may have already mentioned it here but I found this tip over in the Amazon or etrailer.com reviews. Once you install the hitch and then have to reattach the rubber doughnuts to re-suspend the exhaust sytem, you will probably find accessing one or more of the donuts is really hard...
  8. 1997/2001 rust tip

    Gen 1: 1996-2001 (UK 1995-2001) CR-V
    Found a good way to add rust proofing,oil,grease to your quarter pannels. Remove the rear speakers and you have great access to the area without too much dismantling. Just under the window in the lower wheel arch is where you need to put the stuff Tony
  9. 2014 CRV Honda Exhaust Tip - Improve Fit

    Accessories
    Hello, bought the Honda accessories exhaust tip for my wife's 2014 CRV. Wife was not happy with the look, had a big gap between muffler and exhaust tip, hung down lower then muffler, kind of looked awkward.
  10. FS OEM CR-V 2013 Chrome Exhaust Tip

    Trading Post
    FS recently removed chrome exhaust tip it has less than a month of use, it came with a brand new 2013 cr-v. It is in perfect condition. Asking $35.00 shipped, paypal preferred. thanks.
  11. 2013 CR_V Chrome Exhaust Tip Alternatives

    Accessories
    I decided to remove the chrome exhaust tip on my new cr-v 2013. I don't like how it looks, anyone running an aftermarket one..pics, ideas. thanks.
  12. FS:2012,2013 Honda accessory Exhaust tip

    Trading Post
    Honda OEM Exhaust tip accessory.Bought it with the '13 CR-V and have decided not to use it. $30 shipped! Paypal accepted.
  13. Tip To Save Your Exhaust Hangers

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    If you drive your CR-V hard, your exhaust hangers will look like this in no time at all: This was a brand new hanger 8 months prior. I broke 3 of the 4 exhaust hangers on my '97 CR-V twice in 8 months. So I decided to do something about it. Step 1 is to buy some new hangers (about $2 each at...
  14. Easy Brake Rotor Removal Tip

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    If you need to remove your brake rotorson your CR-V (or on most Hondas), you will notice that the rotor is held in with a pair of small Phillips head screws. After tens of thousands of miles, you will find out these screws are a bear to remove. If you're not careful, you can easily strip the...
  15. Chrome exhaust tip

    Diesel CR-V
    I've been looking for a chrome exhaust tip for my 2012 crv idtec but I've had little success in finding one,i can get some but I would have cut the tip off the one that's on my crv but I don't want to do that ,can anyone help me with this.
  16. Quick Tip: 2012 Muffler Paint

    Appearance
    I've had my 2012 EX-L AWD about a month now, and I noticed that the paint had chipped or flaked off the painted muffler body just below the tailpipe. I found that Rustoleum High Heat (up to 1200° F) black spray paint fixed the issue. It blended perfectly with the existing paint finish on the...
  17. 2007 battery replacement tip

    Problems & Issues
    Hi, I'm going to change the battery on my 2007 CR-V. I read in another post about resetting the radio; but I also worry about computer settings. To avoid any issues, can I use my 12-volt battery pack with adapter to plug into the power outlet("cigarette lighter"); I believe Radio Shack also...
  18. FS:Exhaust Finisher (Polished stainless steel tip)

    Trading Post
    Like NEW, from my second CRV (owned about 3 months, see image gallery), this part was on my vehicle maybe a month. $25.00 shipped in the continental United States.
  19. Chrome exhaust tip hot item for thief

    Problems & Issues
    I had a discussion with the honda parts counterperson about installing chrome exhaust tips when he mentions that he had a few customers that had their chrome tips stolen. That was the first time heard of that. He advised to have bolt welded at muffler shop. Sounds like a good tip.
  20. Bend muffler tip & cracked wndshield same day dilemma

    Problems & Issues
    I posted cracked windshield before and now I found my muffler tip was bent. My daughter told me about the cracked windshield but not the bent muffler tip just noticed it last night. Muffler replacement cause $308...Arrrrrggggh. I am still working on my windshield claim OEM cost $588.00 with $250...
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