Honda CR-V: If the EngineWon’t Start - Taking Care of the Unexpected - Honda CR-V Owner's ManualHonda CR-V: If the EngineWon’t Start

Diagnosing why the engine won’t start falls into two areas, depending on what you hear when you turn the ignition switch to the START (III) position:

You hear nothing, or almost nothing. The engine’s starter motor does not operate at all, or operates very slowly.

You can hear the starter motor operating normally, or the starter motor sounds like it is spinning faster than normal, but the engine does not start up and run.

Changing a Flat Tire
If you have a flat tire while driving, stop in a safe place to change it. Drive slowly along the shoulder until you get to an exit or an area to stop that is far away from the traffic lanes. ...

Nothing Happens or the Starter Motor Operates Very Slowly
When you turn the ignition switch to the START (III) position, you do not hear the normal noise of the engine trying to start. You may hear a clicking sound, a series of clicks, or nothing a ...

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Removing the mechanical key
Push release catch 1 in the direction of the arrow and at the same time, remove mechanical key 2 from the SmartKey. ...

Flat towing
Towing your vehicle with all four wheels on the ground is sometimes called flat towing. This method is sometimes used when towing a vehicle behind a recreational vehicle, such as a motor home. ...

Selecting and scanning a folder
■ Selecting folders one at a time Press ( < ) or ( > ) to select the desired folder. ■ Selecting a folder and file from folder list 1 Press . The folder list will be displayed ...