Honda CR-V: If a Tire Goes Flat / How to Set Up the Jack

Honda CR-V 2017-2024 Owner's Manual / Handling the Unexpected / If a Tire Goes Flat / How to Set Up the Jack


The vehicle can easily roll off the jack, seriously injuring anyone underneath.

Follow the directions for changing a tire exactly and never get under the vehicle when it is supported only by the jack.

Do not use the jack with people or luggage in the vehicle.

Use the jack provided in your vehicle. Other jacks may not support the weight (“load”) or their shape may not match.

The following instructions must be followed to use the jack safely:

  • Do not use while the engine is running.
  • Use only where the ground is firm and level.
  • Use only at the jacking points.
  • Do not get in the vehicle while using the jack.
  • Do not put anything on top of or underneath the jack.

Loose items can fly around the interior in a crash and can seriously injure the occupants.

Store the wheel, jack, and tools securely before driving.

  1. Place the jack under the jacking point closest to the tire to be changed.

    Honda CR-V. How to Set Up the Jack

  2. Turn the end bracket clockwise (as shown in image) until the top of the jack contacts the jacking point.
    • Make sure that the jacking point tab is resting in the jack notch.

    Honda CR-V. How to Set Up the Jack

  3. Raise the vehicle, using the jack handle bar and the jack handle, until the tire is off the ground.

    Honda CR-V. How to Set Up the Jack

    Changing a Flat Tire. Getting Ready to Replace the Flat Tire

    Open the cargo area floor lid. Take the tool bag out of the cargo area.Take the wheel nut wrench and jack handle bar out of the tool bag. Take the jack out of the spare tire area...

    Replacing the Flat Tire

    Do not over tighten the wheel nuts by applying extra torque using your foot or a pipe. Remove the wheel nuts and flat tire. Wipe the mounting surfaces of the wheel with a clean cloth...

    Other information:

    Honda CR-V 2017-2024 Owner's Manual: Ring Tone

    You can change the ring tone setting. Go to the Phone Settings screen. Select Ring Tone. Select Next, then select Fixed or Mobile Phone. Fixed: The fixed ring tone sounds from the speakers. Mobile Phone: Depending on the make and model of the cell phone, the ring tone stored in the phone will sound if the phone is connected...

    Honda CR-V 2017-2024 Owner's Manual: Key Types and Functions

    All the keys have an immobilizer system. The immobilizer system helps protect against vehicle theft. The keys contain precision electronics. Adhere to the following advice to prevent damage to the electronics: Do not leave the keys in direct sunlight, or in locations with high temperature or high humidity...


    How the Front Airbags Work

    Honda CR-V. How the Front Airbags Work

    While your seat belt restrains your torso, the front airbag provides supplemental protection for your head and chest.

    The front airbags deflate immediately so that they won't interfere with the driver's visibility or the ability to steer or operate other controls.

    read more

    Copyright © 2024