Honda CR-V: Avoiding Obstacles - Off-Highway Driving Guidelines - Driving - Honda CR-V Owner's ManualHonda CR-V: Avoiding Obstacles

Debris in the road can damage your suspension or other components.

Because your vehicle has a high center of gravity, driving over a large obstacle, or allowing a wheel to drop into a deep hole can cause your vehicle to tip or roll over.

    Accelerating and Braking
    For better traction on all surfaces, accelerate slowly and gradually build up speed. If you try to start too fast on wet soil, mud, snow, or ice, you might not have enough traction to get un ...

    Driving on Slopes
    If you can’t clearly see all conditions or obstacles on a slope, walk the slope before you drive on it. If you have any doubt whether or not you can safely drive on the slope, don’t do i ...

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    Intelligent Key door buzzer (if so equipped)
    When the chime or buzzer sounds from inside and outside the vehicle, check for the following: - The ignition switch is turned to the LOCK position. - The intelligent Key is not left inside the ...

    Air pollution
    Industrial pollution, the presence of salt in the air in coastal areas, or heavy road salt use will accelerate the corrosion process. Road salt will also accelerate the disintegration of paint ...

    Heated Mirrors — If Equipped
    These mirrors are heated to melt frost or ice. This feature is activated whenever you turn on the rear window defroster. Refer to “Rear Window Features” in “Understanding The Features of ...