2008 Honda CR-V Top Comparisons

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2008 Honda CR-VReview
faith writes:
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This was the worst car I have ever seen. I was on the lookout for a car for quite awhile and this was by far the worst one I have seen. The locks did not unlock by themselves and made a shuttering noise. The doors didnt open from the outside and continued the shuttering noise whenever a turn was made. The steering wheel sat with the wheels straight completely turned to the side and was difficult to move. This car was not ready to be sold and is absolute garbage.

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GuruGKH2N writes:
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I bought this car for my daughter. She loves it! This car was the EX edition so it had all of the bell and whistles. (Sunroof, heated seats, sunglass holder, leather seats, AUX.... everything a 20 year old wants). I would compare it to the Acura RDX.

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2008 Honda CR-V Review
Harleybswt says:
no power and the inside did not hold up to previous owner. Felt cheaply made when driving and the brakes had a grinding noise.
vs2008 Nissan Rogue
2008 Honda CR-V winning categories:
  • Power
  • Handling
  • Looks/Style
  • Front Seats
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  • Cargo Capacity
  • Family Car
  • Value
  • Would Buy
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2008 Honda CR-V Review
jiyoung says:
vs2008 Mazda MAZDA5
2008 Honda CR-V winning categories:
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  • Handling
  • Looks/Style
  • Front Seats
  • Back Seats
  • Cargo Capacity
  • Family Car
  • Value
  • Would Buy
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2008 Mazda MAZDA5 better.
"Cargo capacity is a lot more with Mazda5"
2008 Honda CR-V EX AWDReview
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Good — I like it. It is a great and safe car a small family. I recommend it for people who want a cool car for work and for family. I give 5 stars overall for this the engine and the design.

Pros: Power

Cons: Maintenance prie

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2008 Honda CR-V EX-L FWDReview
patil5 writes:
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Great Car! — Reliable, versatile, and easy on the pocket book! Great car for road trips and everyday commuting. Front and rear passenger seats are comfortable and can accommodate a tall person comfortably (e.g. 6'6"). I would recommend this vehicle for both families or active individuals who need storage/space to transport their gear.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Good on gas, low maintenance, reliable, good features

Cons: none

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2008 Honda CR-V EX-L AWDReview
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Reliable And Comfortable. Just The Right Size For Empty Nesters. — Most everything works for us. Right size, reliable, comfortable and looks pretty good. I wish it had an extra gear or two so that the mileage was better. I like the reliability of Honda products. Resale is good - and repairs a few and far apart.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: small on the outside - big on the inside. Honda quality and no issues with reliability.

Cons: I wish it got better mileage. 20 in city and 25 on highway. Probably because of AWD??

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2008 Honda CR-V EX AWDReview
callasa writes:
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Love My Crv — Looking to upgrade to a CRV with leather interior. I've owned several cars and one other Honda and you can't seem to beat a Honda for realiability. Love the ride, comfort, handling, I wish the gas mileage were a better, but overall this is a great car.

Pros: What I like:  The roomy interior, handling, ability to haul cargo, over all comfort.  I have had my 2008 CRV for 2 1/2 years, and have had no issues.  Great car that does great in the snow.  

Cons: Blind spot if looking when pulling out if you are having to look out the back window.  

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2008 Honda CR-V LX FWDReview
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Wonderful Every-day Family Utilitiy Car. — My 2008 Honda CRV LX never had a mechanical problem. I just sold it to some nice folks and I had and have NO reservations about selling it to them. They will love the car and it will love them back.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Absolutely wonderful utility car.  I got what I paid for from Honda.

Cons: Poor high speed handling.  I think this car would roll if you attempted a high speed, collision-avoidance maneuver.  I am no expert.  Just my gut.  Brakes are very sensitive.

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2008 Honda CR-V EX-L FWDReview
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Fantastic Car - Great Experience — Nothing to complain about. Car could handle 2 large labrador retrievers and groceries. Great fuel economy. Never had any problems with this car over the 4 years we've owned it. Would buy another one for the family in a heartbeat.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Great reliability and huge cargo space for overall size of car

Cons: Power when fully loaded, but then again, it's just a 4 cyl engine

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Reviews From Other Years

2021 Honda CR-V Reviews

Review By Guru9BQQR2

I researched compact SUV @nd chose the Honda CRV. Very happy with the car so far. Has all the features I wanted and it has perfo4med well since I picked it up two weeks ago. Read More

Review By Guru9VDBHN

Quick, realistic prices. Just hard to get the vehicle shipped. Satisfied with the delivery. Read More

2020 Honda CR-V Reviews

Review By Kairiscox

It’s a wonderful car, but currently it’s extremely overpriced. Read More

Review By Guru9T3G1C

Like the the remote start and being able to row down window and open moon roof with the push of a button on the key fob. Would liked to have had a remote door lift for the back door and a built in n... Read More

2019 Honda CR-V Reviews

Review By Kosta

Great car, no mixing oil with gas ,Great reviews on this car Read More

Review By Steve

It has multiple safety features to make driving easy and safe without tiring. Comparable to a Toyota RAF4 Read More

2018 Honda CR-V Reviews

Review By Lovely

The Honda CR-V has nice features which puts its grading at a A+ a very nice ride I would say. Read More

Review By teddy

GPS, automatic starter, touch screen media, I think it needs all three Read More

2017 Honda CR-V Reviews

Review By Doug

A little overpriced as all used vehicles are but disappointed that some of the features werent included. Read More

Review By Cherisse

Really like the tight steering. Yes, good value for used car shortages. Wish it had less road noise and quieter interior. Fast forward motion for city drivers. Read More

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