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.

Wipers Won't Park Due to Windshield Wiper Motor Failure

On certain models a faulty windshield wiper motor can cause the wipers not to turn off or not park properly. The wiper motor needs to be replaced to address this issue.

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.

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Honda CR-V Questions

Sideswiped by a truck - dented/bent doors. How to fix DIY? (1 answer)

Rear driver-side quarter panel, back door, and driver door panels on the outside are dented and bent from impact. Also, lost driver side mirror. Do I need to replace the panels or buy new doors? How difficult is it to do those things DIY? Do you ahve a good source for parts that will match the co...

When turned on, there is a chirping sound coming from the tensioner belt area. (1 answer)

This chirping noise has increasing occurred more over the last two days and I recorded it. However, when I took the vehicle into the dealership because tis under warranty, they are unsure what it could be and cannot find where the noise is coming from. I took the vehicle in again and showed the...

My A/C won't blow cold air. Where/how can I check whether it's a freon issue? (1 answer)

My A/C stopped blowing cold air this week. It did this when I first bought the car and Honda fixed it, but now it's out of warranty. I'd like to check and see whether it's a mechanical issue or if I just need more freon, but I can't find anything on the internet on how I would do ...

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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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