2002 Honda CR-V Repair and Maintenance
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2002 Honda CR-V ProblemsAir Conditioning is Blowing Warm Air
The AC compressor may seize resulting in loss of cold air from the AC vents. Often when the compressor fails in the fashion, debris is spread through out the entire air conditioning system resulting in very expensive repairs.
A maladjusted tailgate or tailgate switch can cause the rear tailgate light on the dash to flicker when driving. Adjusting the door and or switch will address this concern.
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.
2002 Honda CR-V Questionswhat could be draining my new battery in my 2002 CRV? (2 answers)
I think it my be the A/C relay switch, because they are known for getting stuck in the on position. My A/C light has always come on (in winter) when I'm not using it. It sound like it may be relay switch(?)
After a half hour of driving with the ac turned on in hot sun specially in a red light or traffic jam, the ac would not cool and motor overheats. I then turn off the ac and the temperature would go back to normal. What could be the cause of this issue?
check engine light was going on an off for about a week, crv was running fine. thought we got bad gas, hesitated to start twice, now wont start at all. what could that be?
2002 Honda CR-V RecallsDriver's Front Air Bag Defective
In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.
This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in southern Florida, along the Gulf Coast, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan and American Samoa. Upon deployment the passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will replace the passenger side air bag inflator to correct this concern.
This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in Florida, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Honda dealers will replace the affected airbag inflator modules to correct this concern.