This iteration of the Honda CR-V remained a strong competitor in the small-SUV class. Updates brought more power, while leaving fuel economy unchanged. The CR-V also delivers responsive handling, a steady ride, and a roomy interior. The only downside is pronounced road noise.
Alerts
There are 12 recalls on this vehicle. Learn More.

Reliability

Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers. Based on information received from our latest subscriber survey, our reliability history charts give you a rundown on how used vehicles are holding up in 17 potential trouble spots, ranging from the engine, transmission, and brakes to power equipment and the electrical system.

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Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers. Based on information received from our latest subscriber survey for about 420,000 vehicles, our reliability history charts give you a rundown on how 2000 through 2019 vehicles are holding up in 17 potential trouble spots, ranging from the engine, transmission, and brakes to power equipment and the electrical system. NA indicates that we did not receive a large enough sample size to provide data for a specific year. An X indicates that the vehicle was not manufactured for a specific year.

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Owner Reported Trouble Spots

The Reliability score is based on our latest subscriber survey of 2011 Honda CR-V owners. The owner comments describe problems respondents experienced with this vehicle.

Climate System

Blower (fan) motor, A/C compressor, condenser, evaporator, heater system, automatic climate control, refrigerant leakage, electrical failure.

What Owners Say

A/C compressor

"A/C not cold. Diagnostic done by Pep Boys said it needed new compressor and cabin filter. Estimated cost: $1310.78"

Anonymous, NY (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Air would not always be cool"

Anonymous, WI (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Compressor had a slow leak that took a few trips to honda to find out what was wrong. They replaced compressed"

Anonymous, OH (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Drove to Florida in March. AC blowing hot air. Honda dealer stated compressor, clutch had to be replaced"

William B., ON (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"A/C compressor quit; could not get cooling. Repaired May 2015 by dealer"

Anonymous, MD (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The system doesn't cool the car down"

James S., PA (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Compressor seized (froze) and burned belt. Rendered vehicle undriveable until repaired"

Daniel E., MN (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"This item should be more durable and should have an extended warranty similar to the power train"

Anonymous, ON (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Compressor failed and Honda tefused to pay for it even though there was a problem with this model year. Had it into Honda dealership complaining of poor a/c function previously but it was " within specs""

James E., MI (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Compressor failed, was replaced under extended warranty. no charge to me"

Anonymous, NB (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"STOP WORKING"

Steve D., ON (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Failed clutch on pulley assembly of the compressor"

Anonymous, VA (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Our mechanic determined that the AC Clutch failed; we are taking it to a Honda dealer in an attempt to have it considered a warranty repair"

Robert D., NY (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Faulty at time of purchase...purchase dealer attempted to locate problem but couldn't. Took it to another Honda dealer who did find the problem. Paid him $125 for diagnostic. Brought it back to purchase dealer who fixed it under warranty (extended)"

Anonymous, AZ (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"This was a known problem for Honda, but they wouldn't cover the 2011 model year for warranty repairs or recall"

Anonymous, ON (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Failed and had to be replaced"

Anonymous, MO (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Failed at 55000 miles. Most other vehicle I have had do not fail this early in life"

Anonymous, NY (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Blowing hot air"

Anonymous, OH (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Compressor apparently blew but was under warranty"

Stephen A., ME (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"clutch& coil had to be replaced but honda extended the warranty & fixed it at no charge"

Leo K., NL (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Poor cooling. Especially in hot weather"

Anonymous, TN (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Blower (fan) motor

"When the blower comes on there seems to be quite a draw on the engine and it is noisey"

Anonymous, AB (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The blower fan failed during the winter"

Anonymous, VA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Faulty Air Mix Control Motor"

David M., NJ (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Drivers side would not blow warm air, I took it Honda, they charged $260.00 and 8 hrs. They said it needed flushed. I was not happy about their service. They also offered a free A/T flush if I did ot file a complaint with Honda motors"

G C., TX (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"When first purchased going up a long hill with ac on the car just lugs down and still does 5/2017, and when winter comes I have had the inside of the car fog over to the point the ac doesn't always help. It is like the heater just shuts off. Repair won't help as they can't find it. Once time the heater made noises like paper in the vents, and it turned out to a be a mid heater motor failure. It took many attempts for service to repair. One day I dropped and it happened, d"

Anonymous, OR (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Refrigerant leaks

"Supposedly fixed in NY however there was a follow up repair in NC when I got home"

Anonymous, NC (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"air conditioning not cold ehough, honda wants to completly rebuild it"

James L., HI (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I've had to take the car back to a dealership three times to correct the problem. They could not assure me that it would not happen again"

Matt S., WA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"why am I doing this twice for the same car?"

Matt S., WA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Brakes

Antilock system (ABS), parking brake, master cylinder, calipers, rotors, pulsation or vibration, squeaking, brake failure or wear.

What Owners Say

Antilock system (ABS)

"CHANGED TO NEW ROTORS AND BRAKES LAST MONTH. NOISE IN THE FRONT BRAKES WHEN TRYING TO STOP THE CAR. DEALER SAYING NO SOUND AT ALL, STILL THE BRAKES NEW"

Sarkis S., ON (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Calipers stuck and caused a squeaking and grinding noise"

Anonymous, WI (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"We followed recommended maintenance and had an extra inspection of brakes at Honda dealer when summer tires were put on. Cailpers seized 2 weeks later, smoking brakes"

Anonymous, ON (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Piston seized in the right-rear caliper"

Anonymous, MI (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Both rear and front pads, rotors, as well as brake fluid had to be replaced"

Christopher R., VA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Did not experience a problem. Took the car in for a check up and the brakes were quite worn"

Anonymous, MN (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Clippers rusted required rotor repair but was near time for this to be done"

Rorry C., ON (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear brakes wore down to the nubs - squealing noise while driving and shuddering when braking"

Anonymous, CA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Premature brake wear

"Brakes have been replaced twice under 30,000 miles"

Arthur B., NH (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"15000 mile had to free up rear pad. Was told this was needed and was part of 15000 maintainence. I thought this should not be needed so soon"

Geo G., NY (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The rear brake rotors were scored and required turning to pass the state safety inspection three years since purchase. The front brakes are fine. I find this highly unusual -- the front brakes should wear out first"

Andrew J., NY (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"somehow, on one wheel, the brake pad stays contacted with the rotor. I end up to install new brake pad and resurface the rotor"

Anonymous, MA (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The rotors rust and wear out very quickly. See above"

Anonymous, MA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"My mechanic said that the rear disc brakes an most of his customers cars do have problems verses rear drum brakes that last longer. The caliper on the left rear was stuck (rusted?) on the disc causing the brake disc to heat up considerably"

Duane W., NH (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Apparently, the REAR brakes went south after just 28000 miles and needed to be replaced"

Ray G., NY (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"had to perform complete brake system replacement at 34000 km costing nearly 800 dollars"

Anonymous, ON (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Dealer said we required all new brakes including new rotors. I believe that both brake pads and rotors should have lasted longer than 37000 miles"

J C., CT (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"rear brakes wore out to soon"

Anonymous, ON (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I had to replace my breaks at 25000 miles. I had a Volvo once that I drove over 60000 miles without any brake trouble"

Lesli G., MA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"needed new brakes"

Anonymous, MO (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The rotors rust and pit to the point of requiring replacement very frequently. Currently on third set. One set lasted only 10 months. Car always parked in garage, not outside. Not near the ocean"

Anonymous, MA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I don't think the rotors should have been required to be replaced after 37000 miles"

J C., CT (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Needed new rotors after just 3 years - seemed too early. Made an awful noise when driving before fixed"

Anonymous, NY (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"This car has required 4 new sets of brake rotors due to rusting, even though parked in a garage and not near water"

Anonymous, MA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"It was only a problem because the car is driven in-town almost entirely, and the fact that the need for replacing the rotors came during a regular service (oil change) that added greatly to the service cost. I realize parts fail over time, but this was an unpleasant surprise & came without warning"

Anonymous, MA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Replace rotors and brakes"

Steve U., BC (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The rotors have significant rust. The explanation from the dealer is that the car is parked outside. I find that unsatisfactory. Rotors should not rust because a car is parked outdoors on a quiet, residential street"

Anonymous, DC (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Loud grinding driving faster than 90 km/h"

Anonymous, AB (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"rear pads leaving buildup on rotor after sitting for short time"

Anonymous, VA (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Suspension

Shocks or struts, ball joints, tie rods, wheel bearings, alignment, steering linkage (includes rack and pinion), power steering (pumps and hoses, leaks), wheel balance, springs or torsion bars, bushings, electronic or air suspension.

What Owners Say

"Out of alignment twice in 6 minths"

Mark C., GA (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Tires wore out prematurely (20,000 miles). Took to dealership for alignment. They said is was off and the had to perform modifications to the frame prior to performing the alignment"

Robert B., MO (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Alignment goes out about every six months. Purchased alignment guarantee to cover problem. Still goes out of alignment chronically"

W D., SC (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Right rear wheel COULD NOT be aligned. Problem was from manufacturing. Part was replaced under warranty and wheel finally aligned but ruined the original tire"

Armando M., KY (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"the tie rod bushings totally rotted out at 23000 miles"

Margaret C., MA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Power steering leaks

"Fluid leaking from power steering rack. Not covered under warranty"

Cathy S., AL (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"power steering rack was leaking"

Anonymous, VA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"loss of all power steering fluid"

Anonymous, TN (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"very slight leak on the arm. Will periodically top up fluid vs expensive repair"

Anonymous, ON (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Power steering pumps and hoses

"honda scam dirty power steering fluid requires $200.00 flush and calibration after 21000 miles and two years"

James L., HI (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I had no problems but in doing preventative maintenance I had a power steering pump fluid exchange service, which they discovered a major problem with the rack and pinion assembly and the dealer recommended full replacement. In doing research found only three (3) 2011 CRVs reporting problem"

William C., AZ (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"power steering reservoir level leaking"

Anonymous, WI (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Struts needed replacing"

Gregory R., IL (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The strut was leaking and considering the mileage should not have failed. It required replacement"

Edward R., MO (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"had to replace rear strut in 2014"

Anonymous, VA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Springs or torsion bars

"Had to replace right rear spring. It became weak and caused handling problems"

Anonymous, IL (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Steering linkage (includes rack and pinion)

"Entire front axle needed replacement, covered under the 60k warranty"

John F., RI (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"severe fluid leakage and had to replace steering assembly"

Anonymous, MD (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rack and pinion leakage required replacement. A three week negotiation with the dealer and American Toyota resulted in the company replacing it. My cost was $85"

James M., AZ (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Same as power steering pump"

William C., AZ (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The seals on the rack and pinion system we're leaking and the whole system was completely replaced"

Anonymous, AZ (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Front wheel alignment"

Anonymous, CT (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Wheel bearings

"Passenger side front wheel bearings near failure. Required replacement"

Anonymous, NC (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"worn wheel bearing causing roar in right front of car"

Garland W., NC (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Bearings had to be replaced on right front wheel. Repair shop indicated this was unusual with a car that with the few miles it has on it"

Sheila H., OK (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Driver's front wheel bearing and ABS sensor failed at 86,076 miles which required an alignment as well. $369 repair"

Anonymous, TN (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Noticed a low humming noise at high speeds 2 months ago and while on curved roads. The right, front wheel bearing was replaced, and problem solved"

Robert K., NY (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Body Integrity

Squeaks, rattles, wind noises, loose or cracked seals and/or weather-stripping, air and water leaks.

What Owners Say

Air or water leaks

"water leaks from the sunroof"

Anonymous, MA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Water leaking from heater coil"

Anonymous, FL (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Seals and/or weather-stripping

"minor dirt and rain in rear door sill"

Anonymous, CA (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Made a sound when the steering wheel was turned to its extent"

Stephen L., QC (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Unusual rattle, attributed to loose fastener under the hood"

Michael T., AL (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Glove box rattle"

Anonymous, AZ (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Horrible squeeking from the drivers door. Dealer greased and oiled and problem persisted"

Jeffrey B., NY (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Constant noise like the bottom of the car is about to fall off. Going over small bumps the car sounds like something under the car is about to fall off"

Anonymous, PA (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I was rear ended while at a stop sign. I have not resolved this problem as yet"

Anonymous, CA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Wind noise

"There is always wind noise which gets worse as speed increases and always bad is wind is strong"

Anonymous, TX (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"TERRIBLE ROAD NOISE! It's ridiculously loud!"

Anonymous, WI (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Car is not sealed very well, you hear way to many external noises when driving, could be a lot quieter. Gas mileage is very poor"

Chris D., FL (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Excessive road/wind noise"

Anonymous, CA (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"This car seems to be exceptionally noisy for both road and wind. It's fine about town, but really noticeable on highways"

Anonymous, CA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Road noise is loud on this vehicle"

Anonymous, MA (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Not sure if it is wind or poor soundproofing but the CR-V has been noisy on the highway from day 1. Replacing lousy OEM tires has helped"

Edward E., MA (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Road noise"

Anonymous, MN (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Lots of road noise and not a smooth ride"

Anonymous, MN (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Never has been very good with wind noise"

Anonymous, CA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Paint/Trim

Paint (fading, chalking, cracking, or peeling), loose interior and exterior trim or moldings, rust.

What Owners Say

Loose exterior trim or moldings

"Plastic chrome trim around door came off, replaced, came off, replaced again & stayed on. all good now"

John K., WI (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Trim is loose on the fenders"

Karen S., MA (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear quarter panel is coming loose!"

Robert G., NJ (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Loose interior trim or moldings

"interior driver side molding split 3 times due to the seat belt clip not retracting properly. Clip keeps getting stuck between the molding and the door"

Anonymous, NY (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Paint (fading, chalking, cracking, or peeling)

"Both the front and rear bumpers have paint chipping off without having had any contact that would cause it"

John D., CT (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Paint seems thin, which results in visible scratches"

Anonymous, TX (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"the paint on the hood is faded and will now maintain a shine"

Anonymous, FL (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The rust spots are definitely surface rust as noted in their letter to us. I had a 2001 Accord that was white, the same color as the CR-V and we had no problems. We notice rust spots on the drivers door also. I think the paint on this car is bad"

Bob T., ME (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The paint on the rear door oxidized. We noticed small dark pit marks. Honda had a recall notice out and fixed it under warranty"

Anonymous, ON (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"exterior black trim panels on all 4 doors. this is a window length panel about 3-4 inches wide. the 2 doors that face the sun where i park are badly faded and cracked, and peeling. the side of the car away from the sun are showing signs of the same c"

Earle L., FL (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"ROOF RACK PAINT PEELING"

Anonymous, MB (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"paint on the hood near the front windshield is cracking and peeling"

Anonymous, OH (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I have been a faithful Honda owner until now. The 2011 CRV just was not the quality of vehicle that I have had in the past. I traded it in in August 2016 for a Toyota Prius. The 18 MPG was awful in this day and age. I had a 2007 Honda that got better mileage. I asked to have it looked at and all I was told was my driving. I get 56.6 MPG on my Prius, and have not had driving lessons"

Anonymous, GA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The paint on a B pillar has started to peel. Honda told me that it wasn't covered by my warranty. I found that explanation highly unsatisfactory"

Anonymous, DC (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Rust

"We had rust spots on the rear hatch. Honda sent us a letter stating that if you get rust spots go to the dealer. We went to the dealer and dealer said it was from stones hitting the hatch which was false. Honda refused to do anything else after appea"

Bob T., ME (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rust spots appeared on the tail-gate which were repaired by the dealer at no cost to me. A rental care was provided during the repair"

Anonymous, OH (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rust spots on lower inside of two doors"

Anonymous, NS (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Seems that this vehicle has a problem with the gavanization phase of construction?"

Anonymous, AB (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Electric System

Alternator, starter, hybrid battery and related systems, regular battery, battery cables, engine harness, coil, ignition switch, electronic ignition, distributor or rotor failure, spark plugs and wires failure.

What Owners Say

Gauges

"electrical display flickering. Likely will have to pay $500 to repair at dealer"

Anonymous, NJ (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"required a visit to dealer that was resolved in 1 trip"

William R., NY (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Headlights

"The "aim" on high beam the light was factory set too high. The result is that the pavement directly in front of the vehicle gets no illumination"

Anonymous, MN (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Runs battery down after three days. In the shop three times never fixed it. They had it for 5 days and still never figured out what was wrong. Need to charge battery after a few days"

Rollin C., CA (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The driver heated seat failed to work a little over a year from the day the car was bought. I never got it repaired"

Anonymous, OH (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Interior lights

"dome lite bulb"

Warren B., AZ (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Bulbs all out"

Anonymous, NJ (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The door actuator failed. Honda covered most of the repair"

Anonymous, NY (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"One door lock does the opposite of the other three. USA had settlement on lock actuator malfunction. Canada did not"

Anonymous, NL (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear door actuator failure"

Anonymous, TX (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Passenger side doors can't be unlocked electronically, and prevent the rear hatch from unlocking until the doors have been manually unlocked"

Anonymous, OK (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Tire pressure monitor

"Occasionally within the past year or so, the tire pressure light goes on, but upon checking, there is no problem with actual tire pressure. Seems random and unrelated to outside temperature"

Anonymous, MN (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The warning light saying the TPMS system was not working came on. After hours of service and complete replacement of computer systems, the warning light is still on"

Anonymous, OR (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
USB port

"the usb port never work and I have replaced the battery 3 times.Honda has a serious problem with their batteries"

Anonymous, QC (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Warning lights

"warning light and audio warning for light left on stopped"

Anonymous, IL (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

In-car Electronics

CD or DVD players, radio, speakers, GPS, communication system (e.g., OnStar), display screen freezes or goes blank, phone pairing (e.g. Bluetooth), voice control commands, steering wheel controls, portable music device interface (e.g., iPod/MP3 player), backup or other camera/sensors.

What Owners Say

Backup or other camera/sensors

"Sensores sometimes do not go off. They just keep buzzing, but the next time I'm in reverse they behave fine . I have not had anyone look at it since it is very erratic"

Anonymous, FL (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
CD player

"multi disc factory cd player has eaten the cds and can't play them or eject them and watch a message on the radio screen flash all the time"

Anonymous, NY (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"While in use, the CD player began showing the words "eject CD". It would not play. After ejecting 4 CDs the same message kept repeating. I was unable to eject the last 2 CDs My husband is now at the repair shop. ($350)"

Anonymous, FL (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Does not eject all the time or change disc"

Anonymous, NC (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
In-dash navigation system (GPS)

"Dvd update did not work all the time"

Anonymous, WI (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Quit working. Dealer wants $1500 to fix it. Ridiculous. This will be my last Honda"

Michael A., VA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Just says DVD malfunction but haven't taken it to dealer yet. Afraid to use CDC player and miss clock. Getting it fixed will depend on cost"

Anonymous, CA (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Radio

"I hear a very loud knock and the radio sound goes out. I typically don't get the radio sound back until I stop and turn the car off for awhile. I have had the dealership go over the wiring, and it's better, but not completely fixed"

Elaine C., CA (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Speakers

"Buzzing if turned up too loud"

Anonymous, OR (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Voice control commands

"Works so unreliably basically can't use"

Thomas H., IN (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Display screen goes blank

"When cold, system continues to reboot until warm. Only in winter"

Anonymous, AB (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Engine Minor

Accessory belts and pulleys, engine computer, engine mounts, engine knock or ping, oil leaks.

What Owners Say

Difficult to fill up gas tank

"The gas pump would auto shut off while filling the tank. I found that only 10-11 gallons would fit. By slowing the fuel flow, I could add 3 more gallons. Not critical, but the only way to check MPG was to fill it to the top each time"

Daniel S., OH (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Engine knock or ping

"Idles rough. Dealer said they can't duplicate but it still does it"

Anonymous, TX (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"honda 2.4L engine, long history of the variable timing solenoid causing loud ticking at start up. Honda knows there is a problem but won't address it. thats why we got a new Toyota"

Todd M., NY (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Oil leaks

"Burning a quart of oil every 1000 miles. Believe it has reduced the life of the engine"

Anonymous, WI (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"V-Tec solenoid gasket and degreasing"

Anonymous, NY (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Engine gasket leaking oil"

Anonymous, CA (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Engine is using 3 quarts of oil per 5,000 miles. Honda says that this is perfectly acceptable, despite recall notice. I spoke with several levels of the Honda organization and they think this is acceptable. One reason I will never buy a Honda again"

Edward P., MD (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"VT valve failed which caused oil to drain into oil pan thus leaving engine without oil"

Anonymous, NY (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Not an oil leak, but excessive oil use"

Anonymous, VT (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Last year my oil light came on and since it was time for my oil change I took it in. The tech said I was down a quart and to keep an eye on it. About 2500 to 3000 miles after my oil change the oil light came on again and again I was down a quart so I added one. At the next oil change the tech mentioned I was down a 1/2 quart again. I called the dealership and told of my issue and they seemed puzzled that I had this issue. They had me bring in my CR-V to the dealership and they changed the o"

Anonymous, NY (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Body Hardware

Power or manual windows, locks and latches, tailgate, hatch or trunk, doors or sliding doors, mirrors, seat controls, safety belts, sunroof, convertible top.

What Owners Say

Glass defects

"glass on the front windshield has a crack near the bottom running across the full windshield. I can find NO rock pings I think it is a stress crack"

Anonymous, OH (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Locks and latches

"When using the remote to lock the doors the drivers door lock goes up and down slowly and sometimes doesn't engage"

Anonymous, AB (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"the vehicle alarm would sound for no apparent reason. Replacement of the hood latch was recommended and did fix the issue. The latch appeared to be normal on removal. Apparently, this is a known issue with this car and the dealer knew how to fix the issue"

Steven R., PA (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Seat belts

"One of the seat belt in second seat did not work at all"

Anonymous, PA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Driver's seat belt does not retract properly"

Robert G., NJ (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Seat controls - movement

"The upper part of the seat was loose and would push against my back when braking. The dealer replaced the upper half of the seat a no charge. I notice now, about 15,000 miles later, it has started again"

Anonymous, NH (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Mirrors

"This infuriated me. I broke my passengers side view mirror . It's a cheap all plastic part. The dealership quoted $365.00 to replace it. I bought on on-line for $38.00 and had it installed at a garage nearby for $55.00"

Lesli G., MA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Windows

"windshield was pitted when purchased used, wipers needed replacement"

Steve B., AL (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Drive System

Driveshaft or axle, CV joint, differential, transfer case, 4WD/AWD components, driveline vibration, traction control, electronic stability control (ESC), electrical failure.

What Owners Say

Driveline vibration

"Shudder happens during shift from 2nd to 3rd when driving a constant speed i.e. not accelerating"

Ken M., MB (2011 Honda CR-V)

"Relay went bad"

Eric J., GA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Differential

"There was a leak that required repair"

Doug G., NJ (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
CV joint

"Both front wheel bearings had to be replaced"

Anonymous, GA (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"grease boot was torn, which required replacement of CV joint"

Doug G., NJ (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"During slow tight turns - like coming out of driveway - CV or something in that area sounds a low grinding type noise. Coincidentally - this vehicle is going for servicing of these issues this weekend"

Ken M., MB (2011 Honda CR-V)
Driveshaft or axle

"Replaced all four wheel bearings under extended warranty due to howling noise"

Anonymous, TX (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Fuel System

Check engine light, sensors (includes O2 or oxygen sensor), emission control devices (includes EGR), engine computer, engine computer, fuel cap, fuel gauge/sender, fuel injection system, fuel pump, fuel leaks, stalling or hesitation.

What Owners Say

"Message about check fuel cap continues even though mechanic test indicates nothing is wrong with cap"

Anonymous, WI (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Fuel injection system

"The throttle was not moving smoothly and making the car jumpy. The dealer change the throttle body and the car was out of warranty"

Gabriel M., FL (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Consuming toomuch gas, (is lackingfrom power when accelarating an when I stop in a light motor start vibrating ( some times very often) until I continues driving that vibration disapears.If I stop driving when the motor is even on, this problem re"

Rene A., QC (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Fuel pump

"recall repaired free"

Anonymous, FL (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I'm not sure because I haven't brought it in yet but I keep getting messages i.e.: Check gas cap and the engine emission warning signal"

Anonymous, ME (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Gas line"

Anonymous, FL (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Emission control devices (includes EGR)

"Check Fuel Cap warning intermittently shows on dash board. Dealer needs it to be on to fix it, but I have not been able to get the car to them for service when the light was actually on"

Anonymous, NY (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Power Equipment

Cruise control, clock, warning lights, body control module, keyless entry, wiper motor or washer, tire pressure monitor, interior or exterior lights, horn, gauges, 12V power plug, remote engine start, alarm or security system

What Owners Say

"Alternator failure resulted in a no-start. Vehicle towed, alternator replaced. $600"

Michael C., VT (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Electronic ignition

"I have had the car in three times in three months to identify why it won't start on occasion. The battery and starter were replaced. The problem still exists and the Honda dealership does not have an explanation. I believe it is a faulty ignition"

Anonymous, IN (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"VTC warning light appeared twice, with no actual problem identified"

Anonymous, MA (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Starter

"The start and battery were replaced even though that was not the problem. I believe that Honda is hiding an issue with the ignition switch. It seems to be a common problem in previous years"

Anonymous, IN (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Starter intermittently not working and making a funny sound"

Anonymous, VT (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Starter gear worn"

James E., MI (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Transmission Minor

Gear selector or linkage, leaks, transmission computer, transmission sensor or solenoid, clutch adjustment, rough shifting, slipping transmission.

What Owners Say

Transmission sensor or solenoid

"2nd to 3rd gear shift sensor wenty out and hand to be replaced"

William P., MS (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"We have had the car since 1/2011, and have had the 2nd gear and now a month ago the 3rd gear sensor on the transmission fail. The last the D light started blinking rapidly and online search indicate get it fixed or by a car. I have a feeling they are not shielded from the motor heat and the road debree, but in my mind they are either bad sensors , bad design, or in a bad location. What do you think ?"

Anonymous, OR (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Rough shifting

"Hangs between 4 gear and 5th gear"

Calvin H., MI (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Slipping transmission

"This has been a problem since I bought the vehicle. It was still under warranty. They said the problem was a normal shifting system. It has only gotten worse. Just below 2000 rpm it hesitates & acts like it can't shift. This may not be the correct thing to say what is wrong, but perhaps it is"

Anonymous, AB (2011 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Exhaust

Muffler, pipes, catalytic converter, exhaust manifold, leaks.

What Owners Say

Catalytic converter

"Catalytic converter failed and needed to be replaced. Warrantied by Honda, so no cost"

Anonymous, MA (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Exhaust leaks

"The vehicle has a loud exhaust system which has gotten worse over time, especially in low gears. The exhaust system is a lot louder than it should be"

James H., NY (2011 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Engine Major

Engine rebuild or replacement, cylinder head, head gasket, turbo or supercharger, timing chain or timing belt.

What Owners Say

Timing belt or chain

"Abnormal noise just after starting. Poor acceleration, and low MPG. Varying idle speed at a stop"

Daniel S., OH (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Engine rebuild or replacement

"Piston ring replacement due to oil consumption. This repair did not cost n me any money"

Anonymous, FL (2011 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Transmission Major

Transmission rebuild or replacement, torque converter, clutch replacement.

What Owners Say

Torque converter

"vibration and ,loss of power"

Edward C., IL (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"At around 58000 miles car sometimes shuddered as if underpowered. Took car to dealership, received a free loaner, and torque converter was replaced under warranty at no cost to me"

Gerald S., MI (2011 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Engine Cooling

Radiator, cooling fan, antifreeze leaks, water pump, thermostat, overheating.

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Recalls
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AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE
Jun 27 2019
An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2013 Acura ILX, 2015 RDX, 2005-2010 and 2012 RL, 2009-2014 TL, 2010 and 2012 ZDX, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2011-2013 and 2015 CR-Z, 2009-2013 Fit, 2013 Fit EV, 2010-2011 and 2013 Insight and 2007-2014 Ridgeline vehicles. These vehicles are equipped with driver frontal air bag inflators assembled as a recall remedy part or replacement service part, that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began August 12, 2019. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are S5B and W59.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 19V500000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1558
AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Jun 27 2019
An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2009-2014 Acura TSX, 2011-2014 TSX Sport Wagon, 2010-2013 ZDX, 2008-2012 Honda Accord, 2010-2011 Accord Crosstour, 2006-2011 Civic and Civic Hybrid, 2008-2010 Civic GX NGV, 2012-2015 Crosstour, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2009-2013 Fit, 2014 Fit EV, 2010-2014 Insight, and 2009-2015 Pilot vehicles. The vehicles are equipped with passenger frontal air bag inflators assembled as a recall remedy part or replacement service part, that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began August 12, 2019. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are F5F and Q5E.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 19V502000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 9555
AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
May 16 2019
An incorrectly installed air bag inflator may not properly deploy the passenger frontal air bag in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2009-2014 Acura TSX, 2011-2013 TSX Sport Wagon, and 2010-2012 ZDX and 2008-2012 Honda Accord, 2010-2011 Accord Crosstour, 2006-2011 Civic, Civic Hybrid and Civic NGV, 2012-2014 Crosstour, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2009-2013 Fit, 2010-2013 Insight, and 2009-2015 Pilot vehicles. The front passenger air bag inflator may have been installed incorrectly during replacement.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the inflator installation and, if necessary, replace the passenger frontal air bag module assembly, free of charge. The recall began July 5, 2019. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are M4O, P4R, T4Q, and W4P.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 19V378000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 19138
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE
Mar 06 2019
An explosion of an inflator within the driver frontal air bag module may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver, front seat passenger or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling specific 2003 Acura 3.2CL, 2013-2016 ILX, 2013-2014 ILX Hybrid, 2003-2006 MDX, 2007-2016 RDX, 2002-2003 3.2TL, 2004-2006, and 2009-2014 TL, 2010-2013 ZDX and 2001-2007 and 2009 Honda Accord, 2001-2005 Civic, 2003-2005 Civic Hybrid, 2001-2005 Civic GX NGV, 2002-2007 and 2010-2011 CR-V, 2003-2011 Element, 2007 Fit, 2002-2004 Odyssey, 2003-2008 Pilot, and 2006-2014 Ridgeline vehicles. The affected vehicles received a replacement driver air bag inflator as part of a previous Takata inflator recall remedy or a replacement driver air bag module containing the same inflator type as a service part. Due to a manufacturing error, in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver frontal air bag, these inflators may explode.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's air bag inflator with an alternate inflator, free of charge. The recall began April 10, 2019. Honda owners may contact customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's number for this recall is O41. Acura owners may contact customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Acura's number for this recall is U40.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 19V182000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1101534
AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Sep 27 2018
An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2014 Honda Insight and Acura TSX and TSX Wagon, 2014-2015 Honda Crosstour and Pilot vehicles nationwide, as well as certain 2014 Honda FCX Clarity and Fit EV vehicles in Florida, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Texas, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, California, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan) and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Honda is also recalling certain 2011-2013 Acura TSX, TSX Wagon and ZDX, Honda Crosstour, Insight, Fit and Pilot vehicles, 2011-2012 Honda Accord and 2011 Honda Civic NGV, Civic, Civic Hybrid and CR-V vehicles in Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. Lastly, Honda is recalling certain 2010-2013 Acura TSX and ZDX, Honda Crosstour, Fit, Insight and Pilot, 2011-2013 TSX Wagon, 2010-2012 Honda Accord and 2010-2011 Honda Civic NGV, Civic, Civic Hybrid and CR-V vehicles in Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag air bag inflators assembled as part of the frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment (such as after a vehicle crash necessitating replacement of the original air bags), may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to higher absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began November 6, 2018. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are M2J and S2K.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 18V661000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1355406
AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Apr 26 2018
An incorrectly installed air bag may deploy improperly in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2003-2012 Honda Accord and Pilot, 2010 Accord Crosstour, 2001-2011 Civic, 2002-2011 CR-V, 2003-2004, 2006-2008 and 2011 Element, 2007 and 2009-2013 Fit, 2010-2012 Insight, 2002-2004 Odyssey, and 2012 Ridgeline vehicles. The front passenger air bag may have been installed incorrectly during replacement.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the passenger frontal air bag module assembly, free of charge. The recall began June 22, 2018. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are K1P, and M1O.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 18V268000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1335
AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Jan 09 2018
An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2010-2013 Acura TSX, ZDX, Honda Accord Crosstour, Fit, Insight and Pilot vehicles, 2011-13 Acura TSX Sportswagon, 2010-2012 Honda Accord,, 2010-2011 Honda Civic, Civic NGV, Civic Hybrid and CR-V vehicles and 2013 Honda FCX Clarity and Fit EV vehicles ever registered in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands or "Zone A." Additionally, Honda is recalling certain 2010-2012 Acura TSX, Honda Accord, Accord Crosstour, Fit and Pilot, 2010-2011 Honda Civic, Civic NGV, Civic Hybrid and CR-V, and 2010 Acura ZDX and Honda Insight vehicles ever registered in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia or "Zone B." Unless included in Zones A or B above, Honda is recalling certain 2009 Acura TSX, Honda Accord, Civic, Civic NGV, Civic Hybrid, CR-V, Fit, and Pilot vehicles ever registered in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming or "Zone C." These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment (such as after a vehicle crash necessitating replacement of the original air bags), may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to higher absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began February 16, 2018. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are B0K and L0J.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 18V042000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 691726
AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Aug 31 2017
In the event of a crash, an incorrectly installed passenger frontal air bag inflator may deploy the air bag improperly, increasing the risk of injury.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2008-2012 Accord, 2010-2012 Accord Crosstour, 2006-2011 Civic, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2009-2012 Fit and Pilot, 2010-2012 Insight, and 2009-2012 Acura TSX vehicles that received replacement passenger frontal air bag inflators. One dealership may have incorrectly installed the replacement air bag inflators.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag module assembly, free of charge. The recall began October 30, 2017. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are O07, Y0A, N06, G05, M04, Y01, and O09.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 17V545000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 3257
AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Jun 29 2017
If an inflator with an incorrect wire harness is installed, the air bag may not deploy as intended, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2007-2011 Honda CR-V vehicles which have had the passenger frontal air bag replaced. The air bag inflator repair kit may have been assembled by the supplier with an incorrect wire harness.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began on August 3, 2017. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's number for this recall is KF9.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 17V417000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 629
AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Jan 10 2017
An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2009-2012 Acura TSX, 2011-2012 Acura TSX Wagon, 2010-2012 Acura ZDX, 2008-2012 Honda Accord, 2010-2012 Honda Accord Crosstour and Honda Insight, 2009-2012 Honda Fit, 2009-2012 Pilot, 2007-2011 Honda CR-V, 2012 Honda FCX Clarity and 2006-2011 Honda Civic, Civic Hybrid, Civic NGV vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands, or "Zone A." Additionally, if not included in "Zone A" above, Honda is recalling certain 2009 Acura TSX, Honda Fit and Pilot, 2008-2009 Honda Accord, 2006-2009 Civic, Civic Hybrid and Civic NGV, and 2007-2009 Honda CR-V vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia, or "Zone B." Additionally, if not included in "Zone B" above, Honda is recalling certain 2008 Honda Accord, 2006-2008 Honda Civic, Civic Hybrid and Civic NGV and 2007-2008 Honda CR-V vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger side air bag inflator, free of charge. The manufacturer has mailed an interim notification, and will send a second notification when parts are available. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are KE1 and KE2.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 17V030000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 977708
AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
May 24 2016
An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2009-2011 Acura TSX, 2011 TSX Wagon, 2010-2011 Acura ZDX, 2008-2011 Honda Accord, 2010-2011 Accord Crosstour, 2006-2011 Civic, Civic Hybrid, and Civic GX, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2010-2011 FCX Clarity and Insight, and 2009-2011 Fit, and Pilot vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands, or "Zone A." Additionally, unless already included in "Zone A" above, Honda is recalling certain model year 2008 Honda Accord, 2006-2008 Civic, Civic Hybrid and Civic GX, and 2007-2008 CR-V vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia, or "Zone B." Vehicles not originally sold or ever registered in either Zones A or B are not subject to this safety recall. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the inflator, free of charge. The recall began March 2017. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall is KA4, KA5, KA6, and KA7.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 16V346000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 2719386
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE
Feb 03 2016
In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2007-2011 Honda CR-V, 2011-2015 CR-Z, 2010-2014 FCX, and Insight, 2009-2013 Fit, 2013-2014 Fit EV, 2007-2014 Ridgeline, 2013-2016 Acura ILX, 2013-2014 Acura ILX Hybrid, 2007-2016 RDX, 2005-2012 Acura RL, 2009-2014 Acura TL, and 2010-2013 Acura ZDX vehicles. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture.
What should you do:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the inflator, free of charge. The recall began March 2017. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are JY0, JY1, and JY2.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 16V061000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 2232187
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