hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
147,000 miles

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2001 Honda CR-V engine problems

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2001 Honda CR-V Owner Comments

problem #2

Oct 312012

CR-V 4WD 4-cyl

  • 160,000 miles


The contact owns a 2001 Honda CR-V. the contact stated that while driving 60 mph, the vehicle independently accelerated to 85 mph. The contact was able to shift into neutral and then applied the parking brake in order to stop the vehicle. The engine was still independently registering over 7,000 rpms. A dealer was notified of the failure but offered no assistance to the contact. The manufacturer was notified and also offered no assistance. The vehicle was not repaired. The failure and current mileage was 160,000. Updated 12/31/12 updated 01/03/13

- Santa Fe, NM, USA

problem #1

Sep 162008


  • 134,000 miles
The contact owns a 2001 Honda CR-V. while driving approximately 45 mph, the cruise control was engaged and failed to hold the set speed. The vehicle accelerated automatically above 45 mph. There were no warning lights illuminated on the instrument panel. A tow company was called and the tow truck driver was able to repair the malfunction. The vehicle is currently working properly, but will be taken to an authorized dealer for a diagnostic. The contact was concerned of the safety risk involved. The VIN was unknown. The failure and current mileages were 134,000.

- Shoreham, NY, USA

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