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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Honda CR-V
The fourth generation Honda CR-V was unveiled in 2012 with a total redesign. One of America’s favorite compact SUVs got a new look and a lot of great new features, including an all-wheel drive...
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Thank you Tim. Appreciate SO much. We agree but needed a professionals confirmation.
Hi Corine: I will help you further with your follow-up concerns (these questions are assigned randomly; that is the only reason Tim is not getting back to you directly). Basically, if you are shopping for a vehicle the "general" rule...
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2005 Honda CR-V: Oil or VSA problem
Hi Brad. Thanks for sending the question today. I think you might want to read this article about the P-2646 OBD-II trouble code, as there are several possible sources and repair solutions. Most of the time, the issue is not...
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my honda crv i start it but wont stay on
Stalling at idle could be due to a faulty mass airflow sensor, faulty camshaft or crankshaft position sensors, worn spark plugs, wires or defective ignition coil(s), inadequate fuel delivery or pressure (clogged fuel filter, injectors, faulty fuel pump or pump...
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Ok i have a 2009 honda crv i put a new starter anew alternator and new battery on it but the red battery light keeps coming on wha
It sounds like you have covered the basics. The battery light will come on if the alternator is not producing more voltage than the battery. The alternator is controlled by the engine ECU on most late cars, so it can...
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"This morning Engine Light, Traction Control Light, and Electronic steering light is on. " I went to Honda dealership last week an
Hi Iqbal. Thanks for sending the question today. Warning lights simply indicate that a possible fault has been detected by the sensor monitoring the system. In most cases, when the light illuminates, it's due to an electrical glitch, poor connection,...
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How much would it cost for a full diagnostic done on my Honda cr-v?
If the check engine light is on, or even if the light is off but the engine is obviously malfunctioning, the recommended service to request is a check engine light//engine diagnostic. If you visit the foregoing link, and input your...
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Need brakes, whats the average cost honda crv 2013
Inasmuch as your vehicle is relatively new, the brake calipers are likely re-usable, so you will probably just need brake pads as well as either new rotors or refaced rotors. Whether the rotors can re-used or not (by re-facing), depends...
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I have tried reactivating the beep when locking and unlocking my 2013 CRV. I can get the lights to blink but no honk. I tried ho
You will need to access your settings menu and select lock unlock mode and select beep sound to on when you hit the lock or unlock button a second time. There is no setting to have the vehicle beep on...
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Lock actuator
The possible causes are a faulty actuator, the power supply to the actuator (that includes the switch, wiring, terminal connections) and/or possibly binding, corroded, or rusted shut mechanical links that prevent the actuator from functioning. If you want the required...
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2012 Honda CRV door key turns freely but does not lock or unlock the door
An image of the parts involved can be found at this link. A more complete image of the lock and mechanism is available within the Factory Service Manual but I cannot reproduce that image here. Suffice it to say, if...
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My 2003 Honda CR-V won’t accelerate past 40 mph and it starts to kick at 40. The mileage has dropped the past few months too
If the emissions or check engine light is on, there will be stored codes which might provide relevant clues as to the underlying fault. Among common possibilities for the loss of power you are are describing are throttle body faults...
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Hi I have 2000 CR-V B20 the engine shut off suddenly and it crank but won't start has more than 215k no sparks is it CPS or coil i
To test the crankshaft position sensor requires an automotive scope (oscilloscope). If there is no spark using a standard spark tester, remove the distributor cap and be sure the rotor actually turns when the engine is cranked. Check the cap...
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Can the extreme cold cause an OBD2 code of P0341 on 07 Honda CRV? Had a little trouble starting before check engine lite came on.
The camshaft position sensor measures the rotational position of the camshaft and transmits that information to the engine control computer. To determine which cylinder is in its power stroke, your car's computer monitors the rotating position of the camshaft relative...
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Why the dash board pops up with yellow light with engine sign
Common causes of trouble code P0843 include a faulty transmission fluid pressure control solenoid, faulty transmission fluid pressure sensor, dirty or contaminated transmission fluid and/or blocked filter, and internal/external transmission line blockages. A simple, harmless attempt at a repair could...
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2005 Honda Crv. One-side ofthe car seemshigherthanthe other. My front wheel right side somehow is way higher than the rest
Hi Kay. Thanks for the question today. Typically, when the car leans to one side more than another, it's an indication of faulty or worn struts, strut mounts or other vehicle suspension components. The AC issue could be a faulty...
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Is it safe to drive 60 miles with the VSA and abs light engaged?
The VSA (Vehicle Stability Assist) and ABS (Anti-Lock Brake) systems generally controlled by some of the same components which may cause any issues with them to be related, which may explain why both lights are on. The ABS control module...
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engine & vsa light
Shaking or vibration from the front end is usually due to dynamic imbalance of the wheels and tires and/or tire defects. If the tires are excessively worn or defective, part of the resolution might involve installing new tires. YourMechanic can...
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What could cause my brakes to stick and smoke heated? Master cylinder was recently replaced bench bled and brakes were bled.
There is typically an adjustment to the push rod on the master cylinder that must be performed at installation of a new master cylinder to insure that the brake booster is not in constant contact with the push rod, thus...
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Not starting in the morning
There are many causes of hard starting, and stalling once started, but illustrative ones are a faulty engine coolant temperature switch (sensor), worn spark plugs, inadequate fuel delivery or pressure (clogged fuel filter), and contaminated or old gasoline. If you...
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My car vibrates when sitting still idling 20,000 miles on it and it's a 2016, just had oil change and tire rotation and went out o
Engine vibration at idle is due to either faulty motor mounts or an engine management fault (ignition, fuel, air induction, etc. but also including uneven cylinder compression and mechanical issues) or perhaps a combination of the two. The root cause(s)...

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