Q: Honda Recall notice

asked by on August 22, 2016

I received a honda recall notice that says: Warranty Extension - Sticking piston rings resulting in High Engine Oil consumption. It says that the issue might be happenning in some 2010-11 CRV. Would you be able to assist in checking whether this issue is occuring in my vehicle. I am hoping it can be done as part of regular oil change appointment.

Unfortunately warranty related things can only be handled by the dealership. This is because they need to carefully document the findings to report back to Honda whether or not your vehicle needs the repair. I would get this in as soon as possible, because low oil levels can cause damage to the motor. Until then, be sure that you know how to check your oil level.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

RPM fluctuates when shifting into gear

This may be a sign of a faulty MAP sensor as the vehicle responds adversely to a load put on the motor (i.e. putting it in gear, turning on AC or engaging the brakes). The Manifold Absolute Pressure (MAP) sensor...

Car is completely shutting off then restarting a few mins after

The noise should be pinpointed, in case it is relevant to the stalling. There are many causes of stalling but a few possibilities are a faulty mass airflow sensor, faulty engine coolant temperature switch/sensor (typically at cold start only), faulty...

4 wheel drive will not engage 2010 Ford F150 4WD

Hello - it sounds like the 4WD-High actuator is not successfully engaging High-range as expected. There are many possible causes, bad servo actuator, transfer gear mis-alignment, transfer shift fork wear. For assistance, I would recommend transfer case inspection by a...

Related articles

What's the Cheapest Way to Finance Buying a Car?
When When you finally make that big decision to buy a new car, there are many options you have to consider. Obviously, you have to consider what kind of car you want and what prices fit into your budget. Financing...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for College Students
You’ve 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 car during your pursuit of a higher education....
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You’re Single
When When you’re buying a vehicle that needs to meet the requirements of all kinds of passengers the process can prove to be rather tricky. However, if you happen to be single, you’re the one in control, and your list...