2009 Honda CR-V User Reviews

2009 Honda CR-V Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 16 reviews

  • Performance:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 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: 4.4 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

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PROS
"ride" 8 reviews
"fuel economy" 6 reviews
"reliable car" 4 reviews
"power" 4 reviews
"exterior" 2 reviews
CONS
"power" 2 reviews
"expensive car" 2 reviews

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malibudrunk writes:
2009 Honda CR-V Review
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price,cargo and passenger space, safety features are amazing!

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not available in V6 or manual

malibudrunk
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Love This Car!! — i have a 2009 EX and so far has been an excellant vehicle for the value, (mine was around $25,500.) my mileage has been about 20mpg but i live in town and haven't even taken it on a highway yet. has TONS of storage and can fit 3 26" suitcases,3 22" suitcases, plus carry ons with room to spare! i love the chrome accents on the interior and the aux. jack makes listening to my ipod through the stereo easy! (just had to get a $8.00 cord from radio shack.) i chose the black interior being a mom, no more grape juice stains for me to scrub out! i came from a V6 engine to this 4cyl. and i really thought it wasn't going to enough power for me, but thus far has been ok, with the minor exception it has a little engine noise when you start to accelerate. i test drove the Nissan Rogue before buying this car and felt like this had more power and was a lot wider, which was important to me because i wanted to downsize suv's but didn't want to feel like i was in a clown car! i would compare this to a Nissan Murano with a much smaller price tag and not quite as much engine. i also drove Honda pilots as LX pilots had a great lease deal,and fell in LOVE but found it was larger than i was looking for and didn't have as many options. the CR-V in my opinion was the perfect choice because inside and out is kind of like a scaled down pilot!

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searsiu writes:
2009 Honda CR-V EX AWD Review
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5

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great gas mileage and reliability

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cargo space

searsiu
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Great Vehicle — great all around vehicle. lacked cargo space but taking consideration it is small suv. reliable and was a great vehicle and would recommend to anyone. also the mileage was great and will be missed. I upgraded to truck so yes gas mileage was great.

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stylesp1965 writes:
2009 Honda CR-V EX AWD Review
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Cheap to own, easy handling and great visability.  Just put on 4 brand new tires. Nice design and feels safe and IS safe to drive.

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Pick up when the AC is on.

stylesp1965
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Fun Family Car, Safe And Reliable — Great car for everyone, from families with small kids or singles with lots of stuff! Handles like a car, reliable and has a great safey record. The back cargo area has a unique hard shelf that allows for groceries or other items that go in and out in the same day to be stored on top and blankets, beach chairs and other items which might stay in a car for an extended period of time.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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burnhad writes:
2009 Honda CR-V EX-L Review
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4

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31mpg with 87 octane fuel

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Road noise

burnhad
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Comfortable Driving On Long Trips. — We have put 83--- thousand miles on our CR-V in four years. It doesn't have a luxury car ride like our Lincoln. Still I love to drive it because it gets good gas mileage for a non-hybrid vehicle and the driving position is comfortable.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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BONNIE257 writes:
2009 Honda CR-V LX AWD Review
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interior/exterior quality, smooth, quiet ride.  Great sound system!

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Bluetooth technology was not available ot standard on the XL model

BONNIE257
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Honda Wins Again! — Previously owned 2001 SE CRV. The 2009 XL model is greatly improved with a more quiet and smoother ride. Interior/exterior quality is what sold me versus the other competitors in this class. Gas mileage has also been improved over the 2001 model. I love driving & owning this car and I'm glad I stayed with Honda.

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my66chevynova writes:
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Looks great, very reliable, relatively easy on gas

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Back seats don't fold flat

my66chevynova
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I Like My Crv! — I like my CRV - looks great, very reliable, relatively easy on gas, and it's got a good ride. I wish the road noise wasn't as loud as it is though, but I can live with that! It's got plenty of pep too for a 4 cylinder SUV, which I really like.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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myhondacrv2009 writes:
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5

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smooth drive

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tire died earlier than expected

myhondacrv2009
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Best Suv — I like the way it handles curves rain or shines. it's a good looking car on the road, and in front of your house too. You get lot of stares of praise. This car is the most dependable car I have had until now.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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eddy3514 writes:
2009 Honda CR-V EX Review
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great all around suv, economical, reliable

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needs more power

eddy3514
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Great Car — hi owned car since new aways maintained ,done all maintaince, gets about 25 mpg all the time mainly city driving, never let me down always start and gets me everywhere, comfortable, roomy has great a/c here in fla,good brakes and drives fantastic highly recomend to anyone to buy one

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Erick writes:
2009 Honda CR-V LX AWD Review
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its a gr8 car

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i dont like the front seats the head rest is a little unconfortable

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You Next Car — its an amazing car drives like a charm very roomy good on gas gr8 speed and acceleration handles very well the insurance is a little expensive since you need full cover but its a fun car only had it for about 3 weeks and its already making good and fun memories its a 4wd so its good for dirt roads :)

Primary Use: Family transportation

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bunniee writes:
2009 Honda CR-V EX-L AWD Review
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5

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Smooth Ride, Navigation system

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Wish it was made in a hybrid model

bunniee
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Navi Love — Cute, Amazingly Safe, Fun to drive, Navi system is very cool, much better than I've seen in much more expensive cars. The voice command on the navi is super cool. The car handles so well. You don't hear or feel the road or anything outside while driving. Overall, the best car I have owned.

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2011 Honda CR-V Reviews

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2010 Honda CR-V Reviews

Pefect All-around All-purpose Vehicle By carlod20

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2008 Honda CR-V Reviews

Reliable And Comfortable. Just The Right Size For Empty Nesters. By dudajack

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