2012 Honda CR-V User Reviews

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    2012 Honda CR-V Review
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    Smooth ride, handles well, more room in front, decent power and averages 25 mpg. Only regular maintenence and new tires.
    Back Seats Ranked 2004 Ford Explorer worse.
    "About the same"
    Family Car Ranked 2004 Ford Explorer worse.
    "mpg and maintenence"
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    Love My Car — 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!

    Primary Use: Family transportation

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    2012 Honda CR-V EX-L w/ Nav AWD Review
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    What I Expect From A Honda. — 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 not as solid in winter driving as our 2006 CRV.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Much quieter than the old model

    Cons: There are blind spots

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    Stylish And Sleek — We love this car/SUV and my wife doesn't want to get rid of it. We love the AWD feature for driving in bad weather. It does great in the snow and on wet surfaces. Don't know what it would be like off road, as it never has been.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Very stylish, great fuel economy for AWD SUV, roomy, comfortable ride,  many convenience features.

    Cons: Lacks the cargo capacity of an actual truck.  For example, I can't put a half ton of dirt in the back.

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    Good Cuv For Money Now, — Accessories and gadgets - good to have ACC(Adaptive Cruise Control), Bi-Xenon adaptive head lights,power tailgate, Driver seat memory, side mirror indicators, Appearance- LED Day Running Lights. Performance-Good performance for the 2.4 L V-Tech , Brakes are great for it size.

    Pros: 3 Angle rear view cam.

    Cons: Not enough gadgets

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    2012 Honda CR-V EX AWD Review
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    Most Value In The Compact Suv Class — The number one reason for buying was this model's reliability record. The improve styling and ride comfort were just unexpected pluses. I would recommend this model against anything else in the cross-over class. A very safe and reliable choice! Not sure why there's a 40 word limit required in the review section.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: very comfortable ride, hugh improvement over the 2006 model.

    Stereo has AUX in.

    fold down rear seats with a pull of a lever

    low entry hatch and improved stylings

    Cons: EPA mileage is not obtainable, getting a fixed 23MPG for mix driving.
    26 MPG best seen when driving at a steady 70-75MPH speed.

    Wife says "the side mirrors stick out too much".

    Bluetooth feature limited to receiving text and phone calls, anything else forgot it.  (somehow my mazda is able to handle any audio over bluetooth, but the Honda doesn't.)

    10 of 10 people found this review helpful.
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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 $300 lease. When its over I will have 16K on it and buy sell it outright for more than the residual which is based on 36K miles. I would not lease another Honda. Boring uninspirin... 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

    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

    2010 Honda CR-V Reviews

    Robust By migration_meinolf

    Very roomy, Honda reliable, efficient for its size, and very safe with airbags everywhere. AWD makes it perfect for winters like this one. Overall very sturdy, easy to handle, does not have the bus-li... Read More

    Pefect All-around All-purpose Vehicle By carlod20

    I have had 2 Honda CR-V EX-L's now. A 2007 and this one a 2010. I think, for the price, they are the perfect vehicles. These vehicles are very reliable, practical, and durable vehicles that are per... Read More

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