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good SUV but watch out
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By coles
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2004 Honda CR-V EX AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)


Review

I purchase the CRV for the all wheel
drive and to take to work. I've own
Honda Vehicles my whole life. Check
your oil after its change there have
been 27 cases so far where the truck
catches fire,after an oil change and
Honda has not issued a recall yet so
BE CAREFUL I'm taking mine back to the
dealer ship to confront this issue
face to face.


Best Features

I love the room inside as well as seats


Worst Features

needs bigger side mirrors has some bad blind spots


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Great Choice for First Car
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By FrankG
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2004 Honda CR-V EX AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)


Review

This is the first car I ever bought
myself and I've been VERY happy with it
for the past year, racking up almsot 20K
miles. The engine is powerful enough
for a 60 mile round-trip daily commute
on the DC Beltway & I-95, but not so
powerful that it gives you poor gas
milage (I get 26/27 mpg). There is no
need for a V6 with this car, despite
what other reviews say. It's a nice
size, handles well, and is easy to park
-- no problems getting into a space in
any lot, garage, or street location.
It's a great commuter car and road trip
car rolled into one. Safety
features are great, and it was certainly
worth upgrading to the EX to get them.


Best Features

Moonroof; 6-CD changer; AWD; well-appointed interior/storage area; fuel milage; picnic table is a very clever addition. It's not ugly like the RAV4 or a station wagon knock-off like the Forester - the CR-V is a manly small SUV.


Worst Features

Small, cosmetic changes, mostly: heated side mirrors; better stereo system; variable speed wipers; storage bin below passenger seat falls off track easily; arms rests are not at right height; power driver seat would be nice; road noise with open windows on highway is bad.


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Best car I've ever had
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By Greenie
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2004 Honda CR-V LX Fwd 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)


Review

Smooth, comfortable ride with
both room to haul my stuff and room to
fit my whole family (including the dog)
with conversion by folding seats in
less then ten seconds. Very reliable
so far at my 15,000 mi/yr pace. Good
fuel efficiency for SUV. Good safety
ratings.

If I had to buy a new car today, I
would
buy the same car. Love it.


Best Features

Reliable. Smooth ride. Comfortable. Easy to convert from people-hauler to stuff-hauler with a quick flip forward of the rear seats, which has an impressive space to haul stuff. Very affordable for car in this class and with these features.


Worst Features

Radio controls moved closer to steering wheel so leaning over is not needed to operate buttons. Keyless remote standard on all models.


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GREAT SUV
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By DFUGATE
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2004 Honda CR-V EX AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)


Review

With the limited time I have owned the
vehicle, it has performed perfectly and
for the price, you cannot beat the
safety features of the SUV.


Best Features

Side Impact Air Bags All of its safety features, that is what prompted me to purchase the SUV, along with the dependablity of Honda.


Worst Features

Take the spare off of the rear door.


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the best SUV for the money!
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By 04accent4drGL
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2004 Honda CR-V EX AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)


Review

since my mom purchased the CR-V it has
been a phenomenal vehicle. it has the
reliability that you anticipate from a
honda and it is fun to drive. compared
to the rav4, the CR-V has a better,
more, refined looked to it, and the
interior materials, seats and it is
very spacious for a compact-midsize
SUV. for the first year of ownership
my mom has had no problems and her
vehicle is rattle free. good fuel
economy and enough power to shoot you
across town.


Best Features

automatic shifter gate (very unique), fold and tumble seats (dont have to remove the head rests), numerous storage areas, spacious interior, fun to drive, great gas mileage, feels more than its worth, competant suv


Worst Features

more sound dedaning materials, make abs brakes standard across the board, a navigation system, make fog lights standard, nothing much just those. overall great job honda! keep it up!


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