Honda CR-V: Brake PadWear Indicators - Braking System - Driving - Honda CR-V Owner's ManualHonda CR-V: Brake PadWear Indicators

The front and rear disc brakes on all models have audible brake wear indicators.

If the brake pads need replacing, you will hear a distinctive, metallic screeching sound when you apply the brake pedal. If you do not have the brake pads replaced, they will screech all the time. It is normal for the brakes to occasionally squeal or squeak when you apply them.

    Braking System Design
    The hydraulic system that operates the brakes has two separate circuits. Each circuit works diagonally across the vehicle (the left-front brake is connected with the right-rear brake, etc.). ...

    Anti-lock Brakes (ABS)
    The anti-lock brake system (ABS) helps prevent the wheels from locking up, and helps you retain steering control by pumping the brakes rapidly, much faster than a person can do it. The elec ...

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    Console Storage Compartment
    To open, press the latch and lift the cover. Center Console The center console has a removable storage tray which can hold cell phones, PDAs, and other small items. Removable Storage Tray WA ...

    Running out of fuel
    Avoid running out of fuel. If the vehicle does run out of fuel, a minimum of 4 litres (0.9 gallons) will be required to restart the engine. The vehicle will need to be driven 1.6-5 km (1-3 miles) ...

    Brake Fluid
    Check the fluid level in the brake fluid reservoir monthly. Replace the brake fluid according to the maintenance messages shown on the information display. Always use Honda Heavy Duty Brake ...