Honda's CR-V is affordable and functional. Rear-seat room and cargo space are also generous. Further, its compact dimensions and responsive handling make driving entertaining. Honda made several notable mid-cycle updates to its popular sport utility for 2015. The CR-V gained an updated front and rear appearance, along with new wheels and various trim bits.

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 2014 Honda CR-V owners. The owner comments describe problems respondents experienced with this vehicle.

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

12V power plug

"Not working - no power available when load (GPS) plugged in"

Anonymous, LA (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Learned after 3 weeks of ownership that the 12V power plug simply didn't work. Took it to the dealership and they "reset" the power plug. I've had not problems with it since then"

Sam S., NC (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Does not provide power to charge"

Anonymous, BC (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Replaced fuse and power plug still doesn't work"

R J., FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Gauges

"The fuel tank light stayed on after I had filled the tank. and the manual said not to drive it. So I called Honda and they said I could. Brought the CRV in and they fixed the light, there was a disconnect from the fuel tank to the gauge. Wasn't happy about the instructions in the manual and the time and effort it took me to get such a simple fix corrected"

Anonymous, MB (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Headlights

"It's only a problem because I don't find the headlights as good as my Odyssey. The Highs light far up the road but seem dull in front. I often use the Fog lights with my regular lights at night"

Anonymous, ON (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Very inefficient headlights. I took vehicle to the dealer and they told me I was evidently mistaking the daytime running lights which run at lover light output. Even after I showed the technician now to turn on the headlights properly and proved t"

George R., GA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"There is no separate adjustment for high and low beam. If you adjust the lights to so that low beam is good, when you click on the high beams, they shine above the road and into lower limbs on trees. We are forced to use low beams all the time. I went back to dealer to adjust. They shined headlights on inside of garage door and lowered the lights to bring high beam down on road. Also when using high beam the small driving lights close to the ground are turned off further dimming the road close t"

Anonymous, AL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Both front headlights burnt out--within about a month of each other. I should have replaced both when I did one. I had not had a headlight burn out in 30 years"

Fred G., MI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Heated or cooled seats

"heat did not switch off. relay switches replaced. covered by warranty"

Anonymous, MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Keyless entry

"the key did not unlock the back hatch, which made it impossible to open the hatch. Was told by service that it was fine - i was doing it wrong. Have seldom to never been able to use hatch for storage"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Tire pressure monitor

"Symbol indicting that tire pressure is low remains on. My local mechanic believes it to be a sensor but I haven't brought it to the dealership as of yet to confirm and have repaired"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Continuous false alarms. Light goes on all pressures are within limits and less than 1 psi difference. Worthless system"

Anonymous, FL (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Tire pressure light went on within 24 hours after delivery. Tires were "over-inflated". One month and then 3 months later same thing happened.Dealer updated the software. Now again 14 months later it happened and this time they found a "nail".Saga co"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Needed s/w fix to correct monitor light problem"

Anonymous, OH (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"A message appears indicating that tire pressure is low when it is not low. Honda has changed the tire pressure sensing system from being in the valve stem to a RPM system that somehow determines by tire revolutions how much air is in the tire. Thi"

Robert F., WA (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Warning light would come on. Returned to dealor 3 times for repairs"

Anonymous, PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"TPMS light kept illuminating about 1 week after being reset. This occurred for several months and several trips to the dealership"

Charles A., MD (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"It kept coming on. It turns out it was a software update they needed to run (or so they told me after 3rd visit for it), but I had it back in shop numerous times for"

Joanie B., MD (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"TPMS system simply does not work. Honda has no solution. I gave up and the light stays on all the time. As a result the TPMS system serves no purpose. Google it and see all the complaints"

Bruce F., TX (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"tire indicator keep turning on, check tires all pressure are within range and been to the dealer 2x with no luck. Finally change service and was able to fix it"

Anonymous, CA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"tire pressure monitor erroneously indicates low pressure when pressure independently tested as ok. Resetting tire pressure monitor does not fix the problem"

Robert B., NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Monitor light continued to come on after driving for an extended period of time. Company updated software. No problems since update"

Anonymous, WA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Tire pressure monitor has frequent "false alarms" (the warning light comes on, even if tire pressure is OK). This happens VERY frequently: 3 to 4 times per week. Dealership refused to acknowledge that this is a defect: they stated that this is norma"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The TPM goes off for no reason at all"

Gary K., NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"a few times, monitor light TPM appears on the screen after driving 30 minutes or more. To turn off the light, I had to stop driving and reset the TPM. Tire pressure was not the problem. The problem: bad relay"

Anonymous, QC (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Tire pressure icon kept going on. Had new software installed to correct the problem"

Anonymous, AZ (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"tire pressure light on even though tires properly inflated"

Andrew M., NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"tire pressure monitor required a software upgrade and we still have the sensor going off...no matter how much air pressure is in the tires!"

Tom D., MN (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"tpm monitor light turns on after driving 30 minutes. It was a relay problem"

Anonymous, QC (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"gauge light on dash comes on even when the tire pressure is good. Dealership cannot solve problem"

Anonymous, AZ (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The tire pressure monitor warning comes on randomly and frequently, regardless of actual tire pressure"

Eric V., AZ (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Tire pressure light has been on for months. No tire problems when I get the car looked at, so it seems to be only the dashboard indicator. Covered by warranty but only if I go to dealer. Too far away to take care of it easily"

Shari G., MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Tire pressure indicator remains lit up regardless of tire(s) pressure"

Anonymous, MI (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The monitor indicated the wrong tire pressure"

Carolann S., ON (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The tire pressure light would go on. Once reset, it would go on again within a week. After the dealership did an update to the computer system the problem stopped"

Kevin M., MI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"TPM sensor is faulty. These things are designed to fail often. Expensive to replace"

R J., FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"it goes on for no apparent reason"

Anonymous, FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The low pressure warning light comes on when the tires are inflated correctly"

Anonymous, NL (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Tire pressure light kept coming on. Tires were checked several times. Sensor had to be replaced. Dealer had problsms and had to replace entire computer system. Thankfully all was under warranty"

Ann G., NJ (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
USB port

"USB stopped working. It does not provide power to charge devices"

Anonymous, BC (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Warning lights

"Tire over inflation light always coming on"

Anonymous, OR (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Whenever I went on the expressway all the warning lights would go on. It took a couple of visits for it to be resolved. All is fine now!"

M B., IL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"tire pressure"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The tire pressure sensor was overly sensitive to changes to the outside air temperature that would affect the sensor even though my tire pressure was fine. Dealer reset it twice"

Anonymous, CA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Warning lights for the wheels pressure lights up every other day sometimes 10 minutes after adding air and calibrating. Airbag lights turn on by itself with only myself driving, phone connection sucks via USB and it gives a warning message every time - I have not changed cellphone number nor type"

Ana S., FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Warning light for tires keep coming up even though they are within the right pressure, take it to dealer 3-4X it keep coming back after 3 days, we just ignore it"

Anonymous, CA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Wiper motor or washer

"NOTHING SERIOUS-JUST ANNOYING-The intermittent selection has stopped working so I have to manually keep turning it on and off"

Anonymous, ON (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 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

"wind noise around doors"

John K., PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"They said put recycle air on. It didn't help. Said it was normal. Didn't help. Said it was air whistling around the car, not into the car. It doesn't help. Said they have to duplicate error to fix it. They hear no problems"

Anonymous, IL (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Seals and/or weather-stripping

"when raining my 2005 Honda CRV you could roll down window 1or 2", no rain would.. 2015 Honda CRV, YOU MUST KEEP WINDOWS CLOSED OT RAIN WILL COME IN"

Clifford S., NC (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Driver and passenger windows don't close snugly because of weather stripping"

Anonymous, FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"the thin door seal on drivers side has split open twice, it was just replaced about 6 months ago so the materials must be of poor qulity"

Linda W., WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Squeaks or rattles

"very uncomfortable driver's seat, and it squeaks, not sure where it's coming from"

Anonymous, MI (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"We have a rattle somewhere in the back seat area behind the driver's seat, possibly in the left rear door. Only rattles when we are on the highway going over 55 to 60 mph. Cannot locate or stop. Drives us nuts on long trips!"

Jeff L., AR (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"squeaks when on very bumpy road. Hard to tell where it's coming from"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"During cold weather immediately after the engine is started it makes a metallic rattling noise. A croaking type sound comes from the rear differential at low speeds. A rattling noise comes from the engine when the car reaches a speed of 20 mph"

Anonymous, MO (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"squeaking in dashboard on rough roads"

Anonymous, NJ (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Squeak over bumps in right rear suspension"

Anonymous, CO (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"When you hit 20 mph, the car hisses and bangs. It only does this when the car is cold"

Anonymous, FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"the engine goes into very loud noise. Like a lawn mower brigade next to you. cant hear yourself talk. Happens when idling. Did it several times.They cant do anything unless it happens in front of them. It hasn't"

Anonymous, IL (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Not squeaks or rattles, buzzing noise from ABS pressurizing"

James L., OH (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Passenger side inside door panel does not fit right"

Anonymous, WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Engine rattle noise at cold start"

Ehab M., AB (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Brakes squeak when applying brakes after beginning to drive car mornings or after sitting for several hours, especially in cold weather"

Anonymous, TN (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"loose sounding rattle of several areas"

Tom D., MN (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"rattles when air-condition is on. Rear hatch rattles"

Anonymous, AZ (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"dash rattle continues"

Anonymous, WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"passenger rear wheel area"

Anonymous, OH (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Wind noise

"The highway wind and road noise at speeds over 55 mph in our 2014 CR-V is better than in our 2008 CR-V, but is still very noticeable and irritating. Makes it difficult to talk and hear the radio. After riding in friends' cars that are much quieter"

Jeff L., AR (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Wind noise is loud on the highway"

Anonymous, MO (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"gasget donot seal around doors very good lots of road noise"

John K., PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"As with the Accord there is front door window and windshield wind noise- again the dealer has told us there are no defects in the weather stripping or seals"

Anonymous, CO (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"wind and road noise both - especially on rougher roads"

Anonymous, WA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"wind noise on drivers side"

Anonymous, FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"When rear windows are open about 2-3 inches, it creates a feeling of pressure in the cabin, along with noise"

Anonymous, NC (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"There is howling noise that comes from the front of the cab when I am cruising down the highway"

Anonymous, MO (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"It's simply noisy when driving"

Anonymous, WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"like most suv's they all make sounds from the back of the car"

Anonymous, OR (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Seal on drivers side window created whistling sound. Honda dealership replaced seal and it is fine"

John L., NJ (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Wind noise and road noise make normal conversation very difficult. Wish I had my Buick back"

Anonymous, CT (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The vehicle is excellent except that is a very noisy ride. It is noisy with wind but also road noise"

Anonymous, MD (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Wind noise from window seals or windshield? Noise starts at 60 MPH is loud enough to bother passengers with hearing aids...Honda says it is normal for this vehicle so it was not fixed"

Anonymous, TX (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I would've never bought this car if I knew how noisy it is inside. Moonroof sometimes whistles and due to the fact that the windows in the passenger side do not go all the way down the wind shakes them loose"

Ana S., FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Excessive wind noise makes phone calls difficult in most cases. Mostly related to highway driving"

Anonymous, MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Extremely loud interior at highway speeds. Wind noise and tire noise extremely high"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"It's very noisy from the wind if you use the sunroof or roll down the windows"

Anonymous, NJ (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"a cabin filter door was open"

Linda W., WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 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

"just too difficult to see in low light. Fine at night"

Thomas E., FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The camera stopped working. No picture"

Eric V., AZ (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Display screen difficult to see

"The navigation is dark & very hard to see, even on a bright day"

Dick K., OH (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The screen where the map is displayed if often washed out in bright sunlight. Honda had me adjust the settings, shut the skylight but during the summer the screen is invisible in bright sunlight!!"

Anonymous, QC (2014 Honda CR-V)

"The slope of the screen is such that daylight makes it so hard to see the backup camera display that the backup camera is more dangerous than useful"

Anonymous, VA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Light sensor works intermittently, setting lights for nighttime in broad daylight"

Stephen P., VA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Display screen goes blank

"at 4000 miles had to "replace gauge control module & rewrite" Honda referred to it as the MASK which they describe as a Combination Meter Assy.""

Anonymous, SC (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
External music device interface (e.g., smart phone, MP3 player)

"Our CRV will not consistently interface our iPod Nano with the sound system. After a short time, it will show a "USB error." Research on-line shows that this is a known Honda CRV problem with the iPod interface. No fixes to date! Maddening!!!"

Stan R., CA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"ipod cuts out intermittently and receive an error message until turn engine off/on. Problem goes away after I "reboot" engine usually three times"

Josh K., CO (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"USB interface doesn't work with some iPod models. Honda was unable to provide any satisfactory resolution. I had an older iPod classic which does work with the interface. Still have occasional problems but nothing too bad. The USB interface on our"

James V., PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"iPOD with original cords inconsistently stops playing. The only way to correct is to stop car and turn off engine. Have taken back to Honda dealer who denied problem, then took back 10 minutes later when problem occurred again. They refused to acc"

Anonymous, WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Controls don't work with new phone software updates and is constantly losing connection. Command buttons don't work either"

Anonymous, VA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"iPod would not play when connected. The car did not register that the iPod was attached. When an older iPod was attached, the car did register that. But, even then, the iPod would play for awhile and then stop. The only way it would start to play again was if you turned off the car and restarted. But that did not work all the time"

Anonymous, VA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"iPhone music will not display or play properly thru USB connection"

Anonymous, SK (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
In-dash navigation system (GPS)

"the 2014 CRV came with a old navigation system software version"

Dick K., OH (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"very poor navigation and can not be trusted as it will send you in the wrong direction even on roads that have been in existence for many years. It also doesn't know where we are half of the time. It's the worst navigation I have ever experienced"

Anonymous, GA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"poor voice recognition, unable to find POI, considering apple/siri, this is in the dark ages"

Thomas E., FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Map missing some common streets and locations. Often chooses incorrect local route"

Robert B., NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"It doesn't work and its extremely hard to work when it does"

Stephen T., CA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"HAD TO BE REPLACED"

Anonymous, MD (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Phone pairing (e.g., Bluetooth)

"To have hands free work I need to turn phone bluetooth off and back on after engine has been started for it to work"

Josh K., CO (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The phone has bad sound for the people I speak to from the car"

Anonymous, MD (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The car sometimes thinks that the phone is in the middle of a call as it pairs with the phone"

Anonymous, CA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"It occasionally didn't connect the phone properly to the bluetooth speaker system"

Elizabeth B., IL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Pairing was problematic in both cases (two phones), and I had to take the car to the phone people to get it untangled"

Anonymous, GA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Bluetooth connection between car and phone is not maintained. It appears when Honda was contacted that they NEVER update car Bluetooth technology although phones are constantly being updated hence you have to check which phones are compatible with c"

Anonymous, QC (2014 Honda CR-V)

"Lots ,of problems with phone. Not easy to use hands free. Sometimes sound is bad"

Scott N., NY (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"When streaming audio over bluetooth, there is a delay of 2-3 seconds that is not present when using the auxiliary cable"

Joshua T., NC (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"It does not stay connected. I just stopped using it. Total pain in the rear"

Anonymous, IN (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Car disconnects from cell phone and then reconnects to cell after a 10 second delay. And it continues to do that. Dealership stated it was the iPhone's fault and not the cars"

Anonymous, OH (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Bluetooth connection dis-engages intermittently during phone calls"

Anonymous, MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Would connect then disconnect and it would repeat this sequence"

Anonymous, AB (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Radio

"Rasping noise occasionally from speakers for about 2 months and happening verymoccasionally. Problem completely dissapeared 2 months ago and now no issues"

Anonymous, MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"make a loud pop sound then it would quite and later restart again"

Anonymous, AB (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Speakers

"Driver side speaker does not work"

Anonymous, FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Steering wheel controls

"Driver information system is too complicated"

Anonymous, AB (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Voice control commands

"Navigation has never worked using voice controls. The dealer gave us an "800" number to call, but we never did. Dealer admitted to a problem with voice control"

Anonymous, OR (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The whole navagation system sucks. The phone everything. Its a good car minus this crap"

Stephen T., CA (2014 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)

"couldn't get the car out of park, call dealership had to use override....connected to break problems"

Anonymous, AZ (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"ABS is pressurizing continually while driving. This creates a loud buzzing noise. Dealer said this is not a problem"

James L., OH (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Calipers

"Calipers seized and was told by dealer that it was environmentally caused rather than warranty"

Anonymous, ON (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Brakes worn and replaced pads and calipers after only 22000mile"

Anonymous, MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"the rust and freeze up ruining the brake pads and rotors"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Normal routine brake wear

"My rear brakes wore out as well as the rotors in 36,000 miles"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Parking brake

"Indicator did not work"

Anonymous, TX (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Premature brake wear

"brake pedal goes 2" down, brakes start braking"

Clifford S., NC (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I have never had new car brakes wear out in 36,000 milles"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Breaks were squeaking with in the first month. They replaced them after I brought it back for the third time and they heard the noise for themselves. The replaced the brakes"

Bogumila K., CA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I failed to have the pin in the rear caliper lubricated at the 2nd oil change, resulting in the rear pads wearing out prematurely. I am told by others that it is not a requirement on any other vehicle after the first lubrication when the brakes are first installed. I do not get the vehicle serviced at the Honda dealership"

Anonymous, NB (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Told I need to replace my brakes, at 24000 miles. It cost over $300"

Rita F., MA (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Brake pads on only one wheel, right rear, wore out and damaged the rotor"

Howard L., IN (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Original brakes had to be replaced at 16000 miles. Car developed a thumping sound when brakes were pressed. The mechanic said rotors became warped from the excessive heat last summer when the vehicle sat for 3 weeks while on vacation"

David S., NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"We had premature brake wear but we're pleased that the dealer covered it at no cost to us But it was too early to have the breaks need replacing"

Anonymous, NS (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"We had to replace rear pads with less than 31,000 miles on the car. This CRV is our 4th Honda, and the premature brake wear is unusual"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"rear brakes needed replacement"

Anonymous, NC (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"have replaced rotors on all four wheels. Dealer says we don't drive it enough. They also say the maintenance interval is too long (we take it in at least once a year before the 20K km interval even comes up). I think it is poor materials they use in the roters"

Anonymous, ON (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"rear brakes are too small and wear out too fast. calipers freeze up and chew up the roters"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Rotors

"Rotors started grinding when coming to a stop. There was debris stuck between the pad and rotor"

Jerry R., CA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The pads are like new but the rotors are not cleaning when brakes are applied. There is a growling noise from rust and grime on the rotors. Also, a vibration is present at times. Brought to dealer and said nothing wrong. This is my 5th Honda and this"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Brake pad rusted to rotor, car parked for three weeks while I was on vacation, but was driven briefly once a week by neighbor. Dealer could not explain reason for failure, only said car must be driven at least weekly ( which I susiquently found out"

Anonymous, RI (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Thumping noise traced to rust all around the rear rotors"

Anonymous, MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Burning (brakes) smell from pass/rear wheel. Dealer checked it and said no apparent problem they can see. Also no excessive wear at that wheel position. But the problem continues....only at that one wheel"

Alan F., PA (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Car sense tells me there is a problem...I do not know what the problem is. Will have it cared for on June 12"

Elizabeth C., PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The rotor was damaged by a bad brake pad"

Howard L., IN (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rotors became warped when the car was sitting for 3 weeks while on vacation. The car was sitting in 90+ heat and on and off rain during that time. The car developed a loud thumping sound when the brakes were applied while driving"

David S., NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rusted rear brake rotors"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Hot spots on rotors. Had to be turned because it was causing a vibration when applying the brakes"

Elliott C., FL (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"All 4 rotors were warped. They said that the rotors were connected to the vibration issue. They turned all 4 rotors"

Edgar D., AL (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"We had to replace the rear rotors and brake pads with less than 31,000 miles on the car. This CRV is our 4th Honda, and this premature brake replacement was unusual"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Braking from higher speeds caused a shudder/vibration diagnosed as warped rotors. Replaced but not warranteed"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rusted prematurely. Worn down as a result. Needed replacement of both rear rotors"

Joseph M., PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Squeaking

"After the car sat at the airport for about a week, the brakes were frozen and then rubbing occurred after I got it rolling. Took to the dealer and they fixed problem under warrantee"

Anonymous, NH (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Right front brake squeaks intermittently but technicians can not find. Hill assist makes intermittent groaning noise upon acceleration that technicians cannot find"

Anonymous, NC (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Since purchase, the brakes grind/squeal during operation, primarily during backup"

Anonymous, NC (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

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

"Air compressor stopped working. Auto dealer recharged it. It stopped working again. Auto dealer replaced it under warranty"

Anonymous, PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"its almost gone previous crv i had compressor failed at 110k this crv its failing at present complained to honda did nothing"

Anonymous, MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Did not have heat or AC"

Kathleen D., NC (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Dash A/C does not provide cool air"

Anonymous, CO (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Hole in compressor the required replacement"

Mitch R., IN (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Automatic climate control

"I felt like the air conditioner stopped cooling after running approx. 30 minutes. When I took it in they check it and stated that they could not find anything wrong. However, I did notice on the bill that they replaced a nut and bolt which cost les"

Anonymous, LA (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Changing system to any other setting from Auto causes the vehicle to not want to return to Auto mode. Honda Dealer replaced AC unit and it still does it"

Anonymous, NJ (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The external temperature sensor was reading incorrect temperatures and the heater was coming on instead of the A/C. Was able to just replace the sensor vs the complete wiring harness"

Charles L., OK (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Blower (fan) motor

"It did not blow any air at times, then after a few minutes it would Blow air took it in twice to get it fixed . Second visit they found I needed a new blower, the car was still under warranty so it cost Me nothing"

Anonymous, PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Condenser

"The car wasn't,t getting cooled"

Anonymous, PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Heater system

"Low heat output for first 20 minutes of driving"

Charles M., CA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The car does not always come up to operating temperature when the outside temperature is 10 % or lower. As a result, Inside temperature is not comfortable"

Roger C., IL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The front window defrost system fails to defrost the drivers side of the front window during snow storms. I have had to stop on the freeway to remove ice from the window so I can see to drive. This is extremely dangerous"

Ronald B., MT (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"My thermostat needed to be relaced. It was not closing causing the vehicle to not warm up properly"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Won't warm up to temperature in cold weather. I know it's a thermostat that opens too soon or stays partially open from experience. Neither Honda or the dealer Schlossmans of Milwaukee will fix it because Honda says on the problem I opened with them that the dealer gets a bad mark for replacing a good part. Two dealers say it is opening and closing so won't replace it. Told them all they and Honda have lost a customer and I will not recommend their vehicles to anyone. Will never buy one again"

Lawrence T., WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Car takes a long time to warmup"

Anonymous, MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Refrigerant leaks

"Car was quite new when we noticed that it was not cooling properly. Dealer serviced under warranty; told us it was coolant leakage"

Joel M., ON (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Bought vehicle in late October 2014. Did not use A/C until this May 2015. The A/C did not work. Dealer said there might be a leak or refrigerant was never put in. Top up refrigerant with dye in it yesterday and will schedule a follow up to check for"

Denys F., NB (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"AC was not blowing cold air. Dealer fixed the problem. In short time same problem occurred. took to a different dealer that said problem never fixed and there was no refrigerant in the car"

Anonymous, CA (2014 Honda CR-V 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

"an odd noise when car starts particularly in color weather. Honda acknowledges problem but says no replacement parts yet"

Anonymous, ON (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Battery (not hybrid or electric)

"I don't drive very much. My car is 11 months old and only has 2,600 miles on it. As a result the battery keeps going dead - 4 times already. I took the car back to the dealer and they replaced the battery under warranty"

Norman M., NY (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Bad battery was replaced under warranty. Had to call roadside assistance for battery jump a couple times"

Linda S., WI (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Dissatisfied with length of time the batter lasted"

Anonymous, NC (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Several jump starts needed, but battery tested okay several times, then it didn't"

Anonymous, KY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Recently, I had an issue where the electrical system, for no discernible reason, failed and the car would not start. The lights on the dash flickered after my attempt to start the car and the starter would barely click. An auto service came out and checked the battery and the alternator and found no fault. I believe (but have no proof) that the problem stemmed from an attempt to start the engine wherein the key was released before the engine started, and an immediate attempt to start it again"

William W., FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Electronic ignition

"A device called an ACTIVATOR made a strange noise when starting the engine. The warranty covered the $360 problem"

Mary Z., MI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Engine harness

"Dealer replaced ( NEW) complete engine wiring harness. Warning lights: AWD-yellow and Bat-red, indicator that alternator was not recharging battery. Drove car to dealership with lights ON, no issues. Dealer replaced wiring harness, drove 1400 miles"

Anonymous, IL (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Starter

"Sounds like starter stays engaged when starting cold engine. The 2011 Accord had same problems"

Anonymous, NM (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"nasty grinding sound when starting, for months, dealer knows, says repair maybe by end of 2015"

Stephen L., NY (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"screech/rattle noise on cold starts - Honda has no fix at this time says the Dealer"

Anonymous, VA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Honda Service Bulletin 12-041 Honda Corp knew there was a defect with the vehicle and because it did not cause a problem in all vehicles, the dealer sold us the car without updating the software. The software error triggered the theft deterrent syst"

Robert M., OR (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"starter re-engages afterwards"

Brenda B., AL (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Made a grinding sound. Covered under warranty"

Anonymous, MN (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"grinding sound when below 50 degrees"

Anonymous, CO (2014 Honda CR-V EX 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

"Trim was loose when I bought the vehicle and is loose again after being replaced"

R B., MI (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Adhesive on Molding on driver's side door began to fail"

Reginald H., VA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear passenger plastic wheel moulding loose"

Anonymous, ON (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The damages were caused by a severe storm driving. It had nothing to anything wrong with the paint and trim with the original car. It was serious. $7,500.00 damage, but all due to storm driving. Not Honda"

Maggie V., NV (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Loose interior trim or moldings

"Plastic molding buckled at top of left rear side window"

Anonymous, SC (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Instrument panel not properly attached"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Drivers side molding was replaced by Honda national. Plastic on door falling off, dealer fixed"

Joe O., PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Small area of material on passenger door has come loose"

Anonymous, NC (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Paint (fading, chalking, cracking, or peeling)

"Under door handle swirl"

Michael C., CT (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Am taking vehicle into dealership next Monday, they want to see the paint problem. Is discolored and is becoming very noticeable. Dealer said they would totally repair problem, giving me a loaner until problem is totally resolved!"

Ronald G., WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Door was likely damaged at dealership during routine maintenance. A cord or something like it was closed in the door denting the door panel and cracking the paint"

Anonymous, NC (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Paint appears to be soft. Seems to scratch easily. I am real careful when washing. Fingernail scratches at rear latch"

Charles D., ME (2014 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

Alignment

"Excessive tire wear at 6000 miles. Dealer realigned four wheels and rotated tires, but would not replace the two worn tires"

Anonymous, NH (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Within the first month the car would vibrate or shimmy at speeds of 65 mph or higher. Dealership researched and fixed a loose strut. Then during an oil change last month the car needed a front end alignment. Kind of unusual for a one year old car"

Anonymous, AZ (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Drift to left though alignment is correct"

Anonymous, MN (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Ball joints

"Right rear ball joint needed to be replaced at 58,700 miles"

Anonymous, PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Bushings

"Rear differential service required at 1 year service"

Jason D., PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Shocks or struts

"one rear shock needed replacement under warrenty"

Anonymous, FL (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Harsh, jerky, noisy ride. Almost like riding in a tin can"

Jan A., GA (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Steering linkage (includes rack and pinion)

"The steering would lose power and was very hard to steer, had to stop turn off ignition , then restart and all was fine. Fix was to reseat all the electronic steering cables"

William R., OK (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Steering wheel vibration

"Vibration between 60 and 75 mph returned to dealer 2 times still not totally happy"

J S., GA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Wheel balance

"A small piece of trim on the bottom of the right hand side and just behind the door opening point, had a small gap which would have collected rain water and road splash and promoted early rusting. It was replaced without cost Shortly after buyin"

J S., ON (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Wheel bearings

"Noise emanating from front end; dealer repair mechanic said normal CRV noise which provided time for both wheel bearings and the wheel bearing races to wear and finally have to be replaced"

Anonymous, TN (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"grinding noise in front end, was ignored by technician at routine maintenance"

Max A., TN (2014 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

4WD/AWD components

"AWD failed when it got cold, dealer could never resolve the problem"

Anonymous, WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Differential

"Croaking noise from rear differential. Though American Honda TSB 14-047 is published and known, it's hard to get Canadian dealer to find the TSB equivalent. Now waiting for new differential pump"

Joseph S., BC (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"pulled apart at 2000 miles"

Anonymous, MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"High pitch whine or howl around 60 mph"

Bob H., MT (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"At dealer service, techs informed me of a contamination of oil/grease/fluid in differential. Fluids had to be drained and replaced"

Anonymous, MN (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Driveline vibration

"i took the car off the lot. as soon as i got on the highway i felt a vibration at highway speeds 70 mph and above. i was taken to the dealer 3 times and the issue was never resolved. they replaced 2 tires and balanced the tires but the issue remains"

Jimmy Q., FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"I have had the CRV in the dealers shop over 5 times for a vibration issue. They have performed various tasks which have lessened the vibration, but it always returns after driving for some period. It has NEVER completely been resolved. It just resumed after a trip of 500 miles. Due to go back to the shop asap"

Edgar D., AL (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Driveshaft or axle

"rear axle broke and fell off at 2000 miles"

Anonymous, MA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"replaced 3 wheel bearings and an axel cv joint"

Paul C., UT (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Electrical failure

"tire sensors repeatedly indicating a flat/low pressure"

Stephen L., NY (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"As noted, car would not start, battery was replaced but why it failed is unknown to me"

Bernard S., NJ (2014 Honda CR-V 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

Rough shifting

"From the time it had 500 miles, rough shifting of the 5-sp auto, esp at very low speeds. Also in very slow-moving traffic"

Alan F., PA (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Sometimes I experience trying to shift into or out of Park and have a difficult time doing it. Reverse doesn't respond as fast as I think it should"

Terri B., NV (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"shutters when shifting when gently accelerating. When coming to a stop it surges as it downshifts to first gear"

Michael W., WA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Between 20-30 mpg when the vehicle is cold, it will shimmy before changing gears. Some days it's very slight, some days very noticeable, some days not at all"

Donna E., FL (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Slipping transmission

"Car would not accelerate coming out of turns"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"the drivetrain make a starnge noise and the gears were delayed/slipping. the shop said the fluid was low. no explanation given as to why"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Have taken car to dealer 3 times. They cannot find or duplicate problem. Car will not go into gear sometimes, acceleration on freeway is slow or uneven. I'm unable to get any help or response from Honda"

Anonymous, CA (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"It starts off jerking and when it downshifts it jerks. When I accelerate it doesn't always keep up and seems to take more time or encouragement to move"

Terri B., NV (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Transmission was slipping between 25 and 30 miles per hour"

Anonymous, TN (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Transmission leaks

"Second day of ownership I noticed huge amounts of pink fluid on garage floor. Returned car to dealer (who had checked off every item on their new car review as being satisfactory) and they repaired a sealer ring that was incorrectly installed. No a"

Anonymous, CO (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"transmission leak was missed by Honda dealer but found by my private mechanic. It was covered by warranty. No issues other than the fact that we found a leak"

Anonymous, AZ (2014 Honda CR-V EX 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

Doors or sliding doors

"Plastic on door latch keep falling off when new. Dealer fixed"

Joe O., PA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"The rear back door switch and latch would not open below 32F"

Anonymous, MB (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Locks and latches

"Rear hatch sticks when outside temperature is below 10%"

Roger C., IL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear hatch release wouldn't operate in cold weather. There was a service bulletin concerning this problem"

Anonymous, OH (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Latch for rear hatch failed. $260 to replace"

Anonymous, ME (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Seat controls - movement

"Elevation seat adjustment does not stay in position"

Anonymous, MS (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Tailgate, hatch or trunk

"lift gate handle loose"

Anonymous, FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Windows

"The windshield had a major crack for no apparent reason and had to be replaced"

Anonymous, MD (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Window made loud noise when raised or lowered"

Anonymous, MN (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 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

Cylinder head

"solonoid that controlls engine oil from draining from manifold failed and was replaced under warranty"

Richard N., CT (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"VARIABLE VALVE TIMING MECHANISM CHANGED UNDER WARRANTED"

Anonymous, ON (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Timing belt or chain

"Car made terrible noise on starting and failed to start. Initially battery was replaced then the dealer told us it was a timing belt (I believe) and that was fixed. All under warranty and the car seems to be performing well now"

Bernard S., NJ (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"loud grinding noise when starting in cold temps"

Anonymous, MD (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"gear that applied tension to the chain would rattle on start up - fixed under warrenty"

Anonymous, WI (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"known cvt problem in 2014, engine change in 2015"

Anonymous, WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Failed at 59000, worst vehicle I have ever owned"

Anonymous, WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Stretched timing chain. Dealer stated cooperation with coverage from Honda if we paid for 60000 check-up. Proposal was less expensive option, so we agreed. Had timing chain replaced"

Anonymous, WI (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Engine Minor

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

What Owners Say

Accessory belts or pulleys

"Loud grinding noise when starting in cold temps"

Anonymous, MD (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Engine computer

"my tire warning light continues to come on when tires are properly inflated; had to undergo 6 hours of computer updates to fix that problem. affected other warning lights too.update appears to have resolved problem, but it has only been two weeks s"

Anonymous, AZ (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Honda Service Bulletin 12-041. Honda Corp knew there was a defect with the vehicle and because it did not cause a problem in all vehicles, the dealer sold us the car without updating the software. The software error triggered the theft deterrent sys"

Robert M., OR (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Engine knock or ping

"- engine knock / ping every cold start. - rear differential noise (grinding noise) at roll and stop"

Ehab M., AB (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Grinding noise on cold start. Do not remember specific issue, but it was relatively common issue. Fixed under factory warranty"

Anonymous, IL (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Engine makes a clatter when starting, Honda advised that it's an issue with the variable timing system. No resolution is available at this time"

Douglas P., WI (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Oil leaks

"While in for the first oil change the dealership discovered a improperly installed gasket from the factory"

Anonymous, MN (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Transmission Major

Transmission rebuild or replacement, torque converter, clutch replacement.

What Owners Say

Torque converter

"Was some sort of adjustment to it. Was covered by warranty"

Charles P., FL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Transmission shudder at low speeds. Diagnosed by Honda dealer and treated with 3 transmission drain and fill attempts. Shudder continued and finally Honda replaced the Torque Converter which resolved the problem"

Anonymous, GA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Transmission rebuild or replacement

"Purchased new 2014 CR-V in Oct 2014. First time in the shop at 900 miles. Car would not accelerate coming out of the turn. Told me it was broken axle. Back to the shop for 19 days at 3100 miles this time to completely replace transmission"

Anonymous, NY (2014 Honda CR-V 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Gear noise at certain speeds. Attributed to ring gear and pinion"

Bill O., VA (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Transmission kept make a whining sound at highway speed. Honda said faulty transmission and replaced it under warrenty"

Anonymous, GA (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Without any warning or previous symptoms, the transmission failed and had to be replaced"

Anonymous, VT (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Transmission fluid leak, transmission had to be replaced"

Anonymous, ON (2014 Honda CR-V LX 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

Fuel cap

"The fuel cap was left loose so the check engine light came on. The system wouldn't reset itself after fixing the problem so I had to take it into the dealer to have them reset(turn off) the warning light"

A C., IL (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

"Keep getting 'check fuel cap' message and have pulled and cleared the codes a number of times. Have not had time to take it in"

Anonymous, OK (2014 Honda CR-V LX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)
Fuel injection system

"The car has an intermittent hesitation problem when starting out from an intersection. The car just does not move at times when trying to enter traffic. especially when going down hill. It has happened when the tank is full and also when nearly empty"

Anonymous, GA (2014 Honda CR-V EX 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Engine Cooling

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

What Owners Say

Water pump

"Bad grinding sound started, then serpentine belt started squealing and engine died. Unable to restart. Car towed to dealer. Water pump was bad and had to be changed under warranty"

Russell C., TX (2014 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4-L 4 Cyl)

Exhaust

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

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