2001 Honda CR-V User Reviews

2001 Honda CR-V Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 18 reviews

  • Performance:4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5
  • Appearance:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5

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PROS
"fuel economy" 7 reviews
"ride" 5 reviews
"reliable car" 4 reviews
"comfortable car" 3 reviews
"big space" 2 reviews
CONS
"power" 7 reviews
"fuel economy" 3 reviews

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sendth writes:
2001 Honda CR-V LX Review
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5

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Great gas milage, Comfortable, Practical, Good visibility, Almost no blind spots,  Rear passenger arm rests, Multiple cup holders in front and back, Picnic Table included in the back, Easy access to spare.

Cons

No arm rest for passenger

sendth
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Reliable — This car has all the important components of a dependable and practical car. Handling could be better but wider tires make a big difference. Gas millage is very good and if you are used to 4 cylinder cars this car will never feel like it lacks power. It also drives and handles very well on dirt roads.

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Steven writes:
2001 Honda CR-V EX AWD Review
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Size, flexibility, efficiency

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Dealer repair rates in NYC, Have had severfal rear suspension parts replaced

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2001 Honda Cr-v — For a small car-based SUV, the interior is very roomy and flexible. The flat cabin floor makes the front seats feel spacious. I can carry 8' lumber inside the vehicle with ease. We bought the car used in 2004, had a few weeks for a shake-down period and then took it on a 12,500 mile road trip without a hitch. Since we had a baby a year ago, we just added a Thule cargo box to the roof rather than trading up to a larger vehicle. We really like the car.

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Chris writes:
2001 Honda CR-V SE AWD Review
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Surpisingly quick & good handling in a large, safe car

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A little thirsty on fuel

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Lovely Car - Would Definitely Purchase Another One — Performance - For a larger car, it accelerates well and handles well with the automatic 4wd system kicking in. Build Quality - For a 9 year old car, it is in remarkably good condition with very little in the way of repairs / rattles etc - leak from windscreen seal and rattle from heat shield, but both minor. Appearance - Fairly dated inside now, but clean and smart. Outside looks lovely - if you're into 4x4 type cars. Cost of Ownership - Only owned for a couple of months and, having moved up from a Fiat Grande Punto, this is obviously more thirsty on the petrol, probably averaging around 30-35 miles per gallon, which isn't bad for it's size. Nothing spent on maintenance yet (touch wood) and should prove to be very reliable. Fun Factor - If you like 4x4 cars, but won't actually be doing that much offroading, this car is for you. Personally, I think it's fantastic to drive

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Craiger11760 writes:
2001 Honda CR-V EX AWD Review
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4

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It's quick, maneuverable and economical and still holds a lot of mail.

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Not the best in snow without the needed power and clearance.

Craiger11760
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Great Mail Car — I use this car to carry mail on R5 Hastings. It works good and gets pretty good gas mileage compared to other larger SUV's. I like that it has the gear shift on the column and nothing in the way on the floor. It's quick, maneuverable and economical and still holds a lot of mail.

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Janet writes:
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Goes almost anywhere with reliability.  Leather seats, remote start, moonroof. Has both CD and cassette tape players.

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It's less quiet than a sedan. The body style is described as a station wagon.

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Reliable, Dependable, Fun To Drive — I bought this car when it had less than 5000 miles on it. It had been driven by a dealer's family member. I had a moonroof and remote start added to this CR-V. An after market back up camera was also installed.

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Kristin2213 writes:
2001 Honda CR-V LX Review
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The car is very comfortable and drives efficiently.  Great cargo room and for an SUV it gets decent gas mileage.

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Kristin2213
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Love It — I love the vehicle. It holds a multitude of items and has a good get up and go. The seats are extra comfortable and has amazing leg room for people of all sizes. The turning radius is great and the handling is efficient.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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aanelli writes:
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this was a great car in the winter and very reliable

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engine blew up three times.

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Great Car But Bad Engine Engineering — I would probably go with a newer CRV and hope that Honda has fixed the problem, which i think was due to the cylinders or valves. Once they start losing vacuum pressure, they start to fail. The engine light was always on.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Alex writes:
2001 Honda CR-V EX AWD Review
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5

Pros

everything

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dont come with vtec motor and blown head gasket
but that will change later

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Crv — i love my crv i can take it any where it get use more as a truck then the truck. the 4x4 is better then most newer 4x4 suvs. The crv is very roomy and can take 5 people any where

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Eko writes:
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performance

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the arms rather weak

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Crv2001 — i used this for years & still quiet good enough, but the arms (eg. shock absorber) is rather weak so that i have changed twice since i have this & its fun to drive with automatic drive overall, i love my car

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jacquelin_11 writes:
2001 Honda CR-V LX AWD Review
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low maintenance

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even with all windows up ,door closed  u can hear wind sound.

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I Would Love To Have A New One But No Table And They Are A Little Smaller — I love me a Honda- my second CR-V The first one was a 1997-love a CR-V lots of room- has it own style. minor repair, JUST CHANGE oil 3,000 miles. gas mileage is great for me. it takes me skiing,camping around town and you can't bet the 4 wheel sensor, in the rain or snow.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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