The Honda service department recommended chagning the rear differential fluid at 18K, is that necessary?

Asked by Nov 30, 2013 at 07:20 AM about the 2012 Honda CR-V EX-L AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Just took my car with 18K in for a oil change

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At 18K? I was going to say no, but looked at the CRV forums and if you have a code B16 telling you it's time to change, then it's a good idea to do so. They also mentioned the owners manual was wrong at 60K, which was the Gen1 CRV's, but the newer ones should be changed out at every 25K.

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