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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...
2012 Ford Escape vs. 2012 Honda CR-V: Which One Should I Buy?
SUVs represent one out of every three vehicles sold in 2012, making them one of the most-purchased types of vehicles in the country during that time period. Compact SUVs are a sub-class that are slightly smaller and offer...
2012 Jeep Patriot vs. 2012 Honda CR-V: Which One Should I Buy?
The mid-size SUV is a great vehicle for getting a lot of people from one place to another, with a decent price point and pretty good ongoing fuel economy. While they are never going to get the amazing...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Live in a City
Living and driving in the city means you’re faced with parking constraints, narrow streets, and the constant stop and go of traffic. With all of that said when you’re ready to purchase a used vehicle these are all...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You’re an Athletic Coach
If you are an athletic coach, you need a used vehicle with tons of room to transport gear. Once in awhile, you may have to take a player or two along...
The Best Used Cars to Buy if You Live Close to the Ocean
If you live close to the ocean, your vehicle is going to be far more vulnerable to rust than if you lived further inland. And the fact is, when it...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Teenagers
If you’ve decided that you’re ready to purchase a used car for your teenager, then you’re probably pretty picky about what you’re looking for. Likely affordability, safety, and fuel economy are high...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're Over 50
Shopping for a car when you’re over the age of 50 begins to shift a bit, as your priorities tend to change. Suddenly it’s not so much about what the vehicle...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Have Kids
Once you have kids, the kind of car you have becomes very important. Suddenly, the amount of space, entertainment features, reliability, safety, and easy to clean interior become the top...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If Your Kid's On the Soccer Team
If you are a soccer mom (or dad), you know that you need a lot of space to transport your budding World Cup contenders, along with their gear. From time to time, you can...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for College Students
You’ve done it – high school is officially behind you. Now it’s time to head off to a brand new world. College is that and more and you may need a...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're a Fisherman
What do anglers look for, specifically, in their vehicles? Lots of room, plenty of cargo space, and sometimes, the ability to handle rough terrain. Some fishermen also want the option of towing a boat. With that in mind,...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Have 3 or More Kids
If you have three or more kids, you could probably get by with a mid-size sedan if all you want to do is take them from Point A to...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Love Camping
Do you love camping, getting back to nature and enjoying life in the great outdoors? If you do, then you know that getting there can be half the fun, and it’s even...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Alaska in 2012
Alaska requires a different kind of vehicle to handle both the terrain and the wintery conditions. While some of the most popular options for the Alaskan terrain in previous years included...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Arizona in 2012
Depending on where you live in Arizona, the weather is either arid or there may be periods of heavy snow – such as in the mountain areas. The vehicles that have...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Kansas in 2012
Kansas sees a varied climate with all four seasons, which means drivers in the area choose a variety of vehicles. In years past, some of the front-runners have included the Ford...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Delaware in 2012
Delaware offers a variety of weather, which means drivers have to be prepared for both the mild and the treacherous. In previous years, the best-selling vehicles have included the Honda Civic,...
Top 10 Best-Selling Cars of 2016
Ford F-series pickup trucks, Toyota Camry, and Honda Civic are some of the best-selling cars of 2016 and all deliver on reliability and efficiency.
The Most and Least Expensive Cars to Insure
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Higher revs required to shift between gears
Hi There, This can happen for a few different reasons such as low transmission fluid or a faulty control solenoid. An automatic transmission requires hydraulic pressure generated by the transmission fluid that gets pushed through a series of chambers inside...
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I am looking for an oxygen sensor for my 2004 Honda CRV
Hi there. Your vehicle has several oxygen sensors that are used for the engine to run properly. I would need to know what codes are coming up to know which one of the sensors it may be. I would usually...
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Hi Jamahl, My A/C all of a sudden stopped working. I took it to Advanced to get refrigerant, but when the guy tried to apply it,
If the A/C system was working properly (producing cold output) and then just "suddenly" stopped, broadly there are two possibilities: 1) you got a large sudden leak and consequently all the refrigerant disappeared at once; or 2) the refrigerant charge...
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Hi there. A low AC system charge can cause it to blow warm air. The system depends upon a proper amount of refrigerant in the system to create the cooling affect we like. The compressor creates a high pressure that...
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Just bought a 2011 CR-V yesterday, and now I'm noticing a very loud grinding noise when backing up and turning left. Any ideas?
It is possible that something could be rubbing against your brakes or wheels as you are backing up. In this circumstance, I would recommend having your brakes inspected by a qualified professional to determine the exact cause of the sound....
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no engine light or codes, no blue or white smoke from tailpipe but smells like burning rubber, esp. when idle. whats wrong?
You should have your exhaust checked to see if you have something like a plastic bag stuck to the exhaust burning and causing smell. If not then check the engine for oil leaks to see if valve cover or oil...
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2013 CR-V EX-L. P0304 code. It is not the spark plugs or the coils. One of the wires of the connector to the 4th coil is open.
I would suggest going online and getting a wiring diagram for your vehicle. Most of the time, the coil wires will trace back to the control module. You can do a continuity, or resistance, test to figure out where the...
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ABS light on
This may be an issue of a faulty ABS control module or possibly faulty wheel sensors. The ABS control module controls the activation of the ABS system based upon inputs from the ABS wheel sensors. When this module is not...
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Is it bad to drive a car that needs a valve adjustment?
Hi there. If the valvetrain is out of adjustment or the lifters are stuck and making a tapping noise on the top of the engine, then that could damage the engine when driven. I recommend changing the engine oil and...
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1997 Honda CR-V cranks but won't fire. Changed fuel pump it ran for a few days. Then would crank and not start. The next day it st
Hello, thank you for writing in. If the issue seems to be fuel related, you are going to want to run some more tests, but they must be done when the vehicle is acting up. When the vehicle will not...
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Battery replacement.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a battery that may be capable of holding 12 volts, but not maintaining the proper voltage under a load (i.e. starting). When you turn the key, the draw on the battery is...
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Hello! I have a 2013 Honda CRV and it's making a grinding noise on a cold engine start up! I'm pretty sure it's the VTC Actuator.
Hi there. The replacement of a VTC Actuator is not really complicated. However, it will depend on your familiarity of the Honda four-cylinder engine and whether you do the right thing and purchase a service and repair manual for your...
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Losing amperage.
Hi there. The battery is not holding a good charge. The following is a rating scale for a charge on a battery: Battery Charge 100% - 12.6 V 80% - 12.4 V 60% - 12.2 V 40% - 12.0...
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Grinding
Hello, thank you for writing in. You can submit a service request for the repair here, and find out more information about the repair. We do not have a link for every repair at this time, and we apologize for...
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Grinding
Hi Mike. As of now, I do not see this as a repair option for our mobile mechanics. However, it never hurts to request and official quote on replacing the Variable Timing Control actuator on your 2013 Honda CR-V. Simply...
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VVT VS VCT
Mike, you are very welcome! Keep in mind there are several components to these systems, and the issue may not be the solenoid alone. Despite the cause of the noise, the technician will be there to find it and help...
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the engine has a melattic rattleing sound and oil leaking
Hello, thank you for writing in. The noise may be related to the oil leak. Low oil pressure and lack of lubrication to the engine causes a large number of engine components to wear quickly and rub when they should...
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Grinding noise on cold engine start up - VVT vs VCT
Correct, the technicians will replace the VCT actuator or solenoid as needed. They will do some basic diagnostic testing to confirm your issue, and take whatever corrective action needed. The website is designed to give you the best quote we...
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After air bag inflators on my Honda 05 CRV were repaired per the recall, the brake lights no longer work.
Both of those circuits are fairly straightforward, based on the wiring diagram. It will be much faster for you, and possibly even cheaper in terms of the time required if you request an electrical diagnostic and the responding certified mechanic...

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