really awful
Crashes / Fires:
2 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
25,204 miles

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problem #6

Nov 012016


  • 12,156 miles
Purchase the Honda CRV 2016 in December 2015 notice that the clear coat started chipping away at the hood of the car and when I brought it in for repair I was told that it was rocks that cause this and proceeded to pull off pieces of the clear coat without even asking me and it's in multiple spots it's now 2019 I have 30,000 miles on my vehicle Honda refused to fix the clear coat it is not from rocks or any other normal wear and tear I've purchased three Honda over the last 10 years and this is the first time this has ever happened to

- North Attleboro, MA, USA

problem #5

Feb 022019


  • 52,537 miles
Back hatch- every year in Feb - when temps drop to single digits the back hatch on the CRV will not work. Considering there is no internalk release- this is an issue if access is needed. The car has been brought in each year to a Honda dealer but it doesnt seem to get fixed. The issue is also prevelent on the web going back to 2012 on this vehicle model. Most recent occurance listed below-

- Califon, NJ, USA

problem #4

Jan 172019


  • 36,360 miles
Honda CR-V 2016 touring vehicle travelling at 55 miles/hour on a 57 North freeway with a driver & passenger started pulling to the right (out of carpool lane), uncontrollable and erratic behavior. Immediately both front airbags (driver side & passenger side) and driver side side-airbags got deployed (curtain airbags). The driver tried to control and steer the vehicle towards the left curb/divider to avoid getting into incoming traffic to stop the vehicle. The vehicle hit the divider and took a 180 degree turn and stopped. Accident location: 57 North California, 1/2 mile from katella avenue vehicle condition: Front both tires flattened, rear right tire flattened, front both airbags and driver side side-airbags deployed, vehicle front and side damaged

- Irvine, CA, USA

problem #3

Oct 222018


  • 16,144 miles
On October 22, 2018 while driving on a freeway, the sun roof glass exploded. The sunroof was closed and not being used at the time.

- Lakeport, CA, USA

problem #2

Mar 012018


  • 23,600 miles
The vehicle vibrates very rough when idle in drive gear. Specifically, the issue happens when the vehicle is stationary and in drive gear and all accessories turned off and when the engine temperature has reached its optimum (fully warmed up engine). The issue goes away if the RPM is raised (when stationary and in drive gear) by turning on any accessory like fan or rear defroster etc. This was a known issue in Honda CR-V 2015 and was admitted as "mode 1 vibrations" by Honda. Honda put out a fix for CR-V 2015 by tsb 15-046. A lot of Honda 2016 CR-V including my vehicle is showing exactly the same symptoms but Honda is refusing to provide a fix for 2016 CR-V vibration issue citing it as a "normal characteristics of the vehicle". the excessive vibrations during idle are causing headaches and significant jitters in the body during excessive stop-and-go traffic conditions. Also, the owners of these vibrating 2016 Cr-vs are concerned about longetivity of transmission mounts, engine mounts and other mechanical connections due to this high engine vibrations. NHTSA should definitely look into this issue and hold Honda accountable to providing a fix for this issue. Following are the links to videos on youtube and google search. You will see that I am not alone. Https://www.youtube.com/watch"V=8hyj_Q-7yeg https://www.youtube.com/watch?V=okquu5kldf0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?V=nuvoss97_dw&feature=youtu.be https://www.youtube.com/watch?V=smvtcln2ute https://www.youtube.com/watch?V=rgkw_ujh7ks https://www.youtube.com/watch"V=W_brqyzpaxi https://www.carcomplaints.com/Honda/CR-V/2016/engine/vibration_at_idle.shtml www.crvownersclub.com/forums/11-shoppin-test-drivin/96506-2016-CRV-vibration-issue-fixed.html

- San Diego, CA, USA

problem #1

Jun 182017


  • 10,427 miles
On 6/18/17 pulling into parking spot doing 3 mph car accelerated jumped over concrete sidewalk and hit a brick wall. No brakes worked car struck brick wall and would not shut off. No air bags were deployed but sensor stated air bags deployed after vehicle was restarted. Continuous increase in rpms while driving the vehicle. Previously car was taken to the dealer who stated car was fine and that I had to get used to the transmission. Vehicle also had surging when going downwards on a hill. Vehicle loaded with every safety feature but none worked!!

- Milton, NY, USA