Honda CR-V Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Honda CR-V

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Honda CR-V Problems

Air 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.

Tailgate Light on Dash May Filcker

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.

Grinding Noise From Rear Disc Brakes Due to Corrosion of the Caliper Bracket

On certain models with rear disc brakes, a grinding noise can be caused by corrosion between the rear brake caliper bracket and the brake pad retainers. Cleaning and lubricating the caliper bracket and pad retainers should correct this concern.

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Honda CR-V Questions

crv makes loud vibrating noise when cranked and when going around curves/turns (1 answer)

occurring for last 2-3 weeks
has become increasingly loud
sound like a clicking, vibration noise

electrical: dire dashboard warnings but running fine (1 answer)

97K mileage - My engine ! warning, parking brake, and VSA lights are all on, but we have not been able to identify any issues and the car seems to be running fine.
Only other symptom is the battery seems to drain faster than it should: in summer, 10 days parked = dead battery, in winter, its 3-...

Warning bell when driver door is opened with key out of the ignition. Red light (1 answer)

Under gas gauge flashes ,bell is different than when key is left in.

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Honda CR-V Recalls

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment

The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment

The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.

Driver's Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures And Sprays Metal Fragments

The driver's frontal air bag inflator may be susceptible to moisture intrusion, which over time could cause the inflator to rupture. If this happens, it would spray metal fragments upon deployment. Dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.

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Honda CR-V Reviews

we love our 2010 CR-V, we bought it new and has 68k miles, so far no mechanical problems, just a dead battery issue once, which was weird, because the were no warnings and we were driving it, then we stopped for gas and after it would not start, needed a jump start, replaced the battery and no problems since.
Bought this brand new in 05 and have loved it with 220000 miles on it,it just keeps going I'm definitely going to look at the 2015-2016 models.
we bought the car new 1998 it reached 196000 no problems for the last 15 years average cost normal maintenace last year changed radiator my fault did not remembered to change antifreze,easy fixed did it myself thanks to you tube for info. love my honda ,people follow me to buy my honda will not sell even after 16 years ,it is paid off who wants to spend 36000.00 again convinced my husbend to...

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