Honda CR-V: Close and Lock the Doors. - Protecting Adults and Teens - Driver and Passenger Safety - Honda CR-V Owner's ManualHonda CR-V: Close and Lock the Doors.

After everyone has entered the vehicle, be sure the doors and the tailgate are closed and locked.

Your vehicle has a door and

Your vehicle has a door and tailgate open indicator on the instrument panel to indicate when a specific door or the tailgate is not tightly closed.

Locking the doors reduces the chance of someone being thrown out of the vehicle during a crash, and it helps prevent passengers from accidentally opening a door and falling out.

Locking the doors also helps prevent an outsider from unexpectedly opening a door when you come to a stop.

See page for how to lock the doors, and page for how the door and tailgate open indicator works.

Your vehicle has the auto door locking/unlocking feature.

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