2008 Honda CR-V User Reviews

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2008 Honda CR-V EXReview
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Lovely Small Suv For Singles Or Families — Great fun easy car to use and drive. Feels good to sit higher than cars but not like driving a boat. Holds tons of stuff and has a sweet roof rack. It is black so it will get a bit warm in the summer. Just find a tree to park under and crack the windows.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Great fun easy car to use and drive.  Feels good to sit higher than cars but not like driving a boat.  Holds tons of stuff and has a sweet roof rack.

Cons: It is black so it will get a bit warm in the summer.  Just find a tree to park under and crack the windows.

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Family Car. — I just got it. I bought it used. It seems comfy but according to my GF a bit heavy to drive. Cost of ownership in a 5-year estimate from edmunds puts it at 35k. It seems pretty average for the cost.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: I like it enough.

Cons: No back up assistance.

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Great For Family — Great family car that comfortable for daily use. But the fuel consumption are fairly high. The engine performance are pretty good. Interiors are comfort and good for passenger as well as for transporting goods. Overall this is the best I can get for the price.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Comfort, performance

Cons: Fuel consumption

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Boring. — if you are a male, please do not buy this car. Car is only a 4 cylinder, runs really slowly and when gas is needed, it just sucks the car is certainly not an exciting car to drive made for women with small children.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: young mother

Cons: MALE

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Cr-v — it has a powerful engine comparing to 4-cylinder cars.the acceleration is great especially because it has a manual transmission.it looks like a little monster and also elegant at the same time.the interior is great especially with the blue lighted dashboard. it drives nicely when u drive at a static pace and it goes wild when u crave the sporty performance.

Pros: everything

Cons: nothng

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2008 Honda CR-V EX AWDReview
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Honda — its a nice suv but u wont feel u r driving suv it gives a pleasure of sedan.. it has nice power 2400cc engine 6 speed gear box manual transmission and also gives nice milage around 9 in mix drving conditions.. best suv in the market right now

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

Pros: nice engine sound

Cons: none

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2008 Honda CR-V EX-LReview
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Crv, Just Do It — Love it! It looks good, drives smooth and has some great features. Too bad my husband wants to get rid of it!! I like the spaciousness it offers, easy to get my son in and out if. Three more words.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: The features

Cons: The payment

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2008 Honda CR-V EX-L AWDReview
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Great Car — A solid car, decent milage 17mpg average town mileage, looks good, no problems so far, fun to drive, handles well, comfortable, and spacious easily fits the family and gear, overall, a great car that I would recommend to others to buy. If they made a 6cylinder, i would be in heaven.

Pros: prefect size, maneuverable, spacious.

Cons: must be good, tons on the road down here

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I Like This Car —

The CR-V is great. I will never buy a non-AWD car again. I have been able to get up our VERY steep driveway even with 10 inches of snow on the ground. We've had a rough winter so far and I am always confident driving this car. I haven't needed any repairs. Highway driving has been great. I sit up high and can see very well. Acceleration has been good and it handles well. Interior is a little smaller than the old car, but we managed to get everyone and their luggage in for our vacation. When you put down the rear seats, there is a 3 inch lip from the cargo area. Kind of awkward. The cargo area comes with a cover shelf that you can put lightweight stuff on. It sounds better than it looks. The stuff falls down between the rear seats and into the cargo area. Besides I'm never sure if I'm putting on two much weight for the shelf. Exteriorwise, it's not a big car, but it just looks big and bulky. The cargo windows are small and visibility is not great. On another plus side, I can look drive thru people in the eye.

Pros: AWD, height, reliability

Cons: Cargo area isn't flat when rear seats fold down

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Great Versatilty — This is a fantastic car for someone who wants better mileage than a full size SUV and better handling in the winter than a mini van. There is plenty of room for hockey bags and it travels through the snow with ease. The best part for kids is that the back seat is extremely roomy and comfortable. Great vehicle!

Pros: Roomy, great cargo space and great for winter driving.

Cons: Doesn't have a ton of learance for driving in the snow.

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Reviews From Other Years

2015 Honda CR-V Reviews

A Great Improvement To Past Honda Crv! By toddtennispro

I love the build quality, which you expect coming from Honda. The overall handling, acceleration, and road noise was improved from the last 3 Honda CRV I have owned. This Honda has been the best I'v... Read More

2014 Honda CR-V Reviews

Basic Transportation By Tacosell

This CRV made a good $327lease. When its over I will have 32K on it and get the 2017 version. Its the wifes car Other than great reliability, The ride is great, The build quality is great. Fuel Econo... Read More

2013 Honda CR-V Reviews

Well Built Car If Not A Little Expensive For The Ex-l Trim By jessed75

Nice car overall. Honda generally doesn't go on the cheap for anything, but you do pay for it. Maybe I just got ripped off by my dealer, because I saw my same car elsewhere for $2000 less a few mont... Read More

Excellent Overall Empty Nester Car By Tgodbold47

Typical Honda reliability. I particularly like the AWD feature. Even though we are in Florida, it definitely gives a sure-footed ness in heavy rain and crosswind conditions. I anticipate it would b... Read More

2012 Honda CR-V Reviews

Love My Car By boydc

Love my Cr-v, there is no way i would have chosen another car even if i could go back and buy all over again. I try to take good care of it and keep it looking great at all times! Read More

What I Expect From A Honda. By MichaelOrch12

This new design is much more refined , has Bluetooth , Navigation and rear camera. I hope it will be as reliable as the 2006 we are selling. Long term we shall see how the Electronics hold up. It is n... Read More

2011 Honda CR-V Reviews

Classic Design, Reliable Engine And Cost Effective By vijaygadiraju

It always hold its value and very less maintenance. I never had issues with the car and Honda makes are always reliable. Great built and good 4 wheel drive that helped me drive in any weather conditio... Read More

Honda Crv-lx By gopi87

Build quality is great, Reliability is amazing, Maintenance is low and gas mileage is about 23 mpg with 50/50 city and highway driving. Perfect buy if you are in need of a family car and handles g... Read More

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