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2017 CRV Touring - Pearl White w Black Interior
The maintenance minder is quite smart in Hondas these days. It has probably displayed B123 since after the last oil change predicting your next oil change will be in the neighborhood of 30K miles and therefore it's time for that first transmission fluid change. You just don't notice it because it does not pop up on your instrument cluster until your oil life it at 15%, but if you manually select and check the MM after a service and the MM is reset by the dealer... it will show the next predicted service requirements. The actual time and miles may be off a bit.. but that is just Honda trying to bundle your services, and therefore limit the number of visits to the dealer.Hello, i had gone for an oil change at the dealer and i did see my maintenance minder B123, just wondering i only have 28k miles on my crv and it is asking to change the trans. fluid already? I live in LA and only drive at least 5miles a day.
For example.. mine currently predicts I will need my brake fluid changed with my next oil service ... because my oil change history is that I end up doing it about every 11-12 months and my next predicted service will be close to the 3 year mark on the vehicle.
Personally, I like the MM being a lot smarter now days... less for me to keep track of separately on my calendar. I used to have to mark my calendar for oil changes on my old gen3 because it was a dumber MM which only calc