1998 Honda CR-V Repair and Maintenance
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1998 Honda CR-V ProblemsVibration When Braking Due to Rotor Problem
The front brake rotors can warp and cause a vibration when braking. The rotors will need to be machined or in cases where they are worn to thin, replaced to correct this issue.
A groaning noise from the rear differential heard while going through turns can be caused by differential fluid break down. Servicing the rear differential will generally correct this concern.
1998 Honda CR-V QuestionsDoes a car need a complete brake line repair if a couple of rusted holes exist? (1 answer)
A rusted area 2-3 in. was detected toward the front of my car. I wast told the complete line would need replaced - is this true? Thanks.
Happens sporadically. Notice it as I'm driving. I immediately check the hand brake and it's not engaged.
The rear tyres wear on the inner sides like a bad alignment
1998 Honda CR-V RecallsThe Ignition Switch May Fail
The electrical contacts in the ignition switch may be worn. This may cause the engine to stall while driving, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the ignition switch to correct this concern. This recall is expected to begin by June 14, 2002.
An improperly routed under dash wire harness could be damaged by contact with the brake light switch. This may result in a blown fuse, which can affect critical electrical components. Dealers will install a 70mm protective, corrugated plastic tube over the wire harness.