Honda CR-V: Starting the Engine / Models with smart entry system

Honda CR-V 2017-2022 Owner's Manual / Driving / When Driving / Starting the Engine / Models with smart entry system

  1. Make sure the parking brake is applied.
    • The parking brake and brake system indicator comes on for 15 seconds when you pull up the electric parking brake switch.

    Honda CR-V. Models with smart entry system

  2. Check that the shift lever is in Honda CR-V. Models with smart entry system, then depress the brake pedal.
    • Although it is possible to start the vehicle in Honda CR-V. Models with smart entry system, it is safer to start it in Honda CR-V. Models with smart entry system.

    Honda CR-V. Models with smart entry system

  3. Press the ENGINE START/STOP button without depressing the accelerator pedal.

    Honda CR-V. Models with smart entry system

Keep your foot firmly on the brake pedal when starting the engine.

The engine is harder to start in cold weather and in thinner air found at altitudes above 8,000 feet (2,400 meters).

When starting the engine in cold weather, turn off all electrical accessories such as the lights, climate control system, and rear defogger in order to reduce battery drain.

If you live in a region where winter is extremely cold, an engine block heater will improve starting and warming of the engine. Consult a dealer for details.

If the exhaust system sounds abnormal or you can smell exhaust gas inside the vehicle, have your vehicle checked by a dealer. There may be a problem with the engine or exhaust system.

The immobilizer system protects your vehicle from theft.

If an improperly coded device is used, the engine’s fuel system is disabled.

Bring the smart entry remote close to the ENGINE START/STOP button if the battery in the smart entry remote is weak.

The engine may not start if the smart entry remote is subjected to strong radio waves.

Do not hold the ENGINE START/STOP button to start the engine.

If the engine does not start, wait at least 30 seconds before trying again.

Stopping the Engine

You can turn the engine off when the vehicle is completely stopped.

  1. Shift to Honda CR-V. Models with smart entry system.
  2. Press the ENGINE START/STOP button.

    Models without smart entry system

    Make sure the parking brake is applied. The parking brake and brake system indicator comes on for 15 seconds when you pull up the electric parking brake switch...

    Remote Engine Start with Vehicle Feedback*

    * Not available on all models You can remotely start the engine using the button on the smart entry remote. WARNING Carbon monoxide gas is toxic and can rapidly accumulate in closed or even partly enclosed areas...

    Other information:

    Honda CR-V 2017-2022 Owner's Manual: Front Seats


    Adjust the driver's seat as far back as possible while allowing you to maintain full control of the vehicle. You should be able to sit upright, well back in the seat and be able to adequately press the pedals without leaning forward, and grip the steering wheel comfortably...

    Honda CR-V 2017-2022 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...

    Categories

    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 © 2022 www.hocrv.com