Lubricants and Fluids CR-V

Lubricants and Fluids

Application

Lubricant or Fluid

Engine

Recommended Engine Oil: See chart- CVT

Always use genuine Honda HCF-2.NOTE: Using the wrong type of fluid will damage the transmission- Rear differential (with AWD)

Honda DPSF-II

Brake system (including VSA lines)

Brake Fluid DOT 3 or DOT 4:We recommend genuine Honda Brake Fluid.Using a non-Honda brake fluid can cause corrosion and decrease the life of the system- Cooling system

We recommend Honda All Season Antifreeze/Coolant Type 2- Recommended Engine Oil

Engine oil viscosity for ambient temperature ranges-

Using oils other than preferred viscosity may adversely affect consumption- Recommended Engine Oil

Engine Oil Standard

Honda Genuine Motor Oil 0W-20*

Honda Genuine Motor Oil, refer below(0W-20, 0W-30, 5W-30, 10W-30)

*: "Honda Genuine Motor Oil" is formulated to improve fuel economy.Consult your dealer for detail-

API SM or higher grade

ACEA A5/B5

If "Honda Genuine Motor Oil" is not available, use 0W-20, 0W-30, 5W-30, 10W-30-

For the details of the lubrication points and the type of lubricants to be applied, refer to the illustrated index and the various work procedures (such as Assembly/Reassembly, Replacement, Overhaul, Installation, etc.) contained in each section- Application

Lubricant or Fluid

A

Brake pedal yoke pin

Multipurpose grease

B

12 volt battery terminals

C

Fuel fill door

D

Hood hinges and hood latch

E

Tailgate hinges

F

Caliper pins, caliper pin boots, front caliper piston seals, front caliper piston boots

Service set grease

G

Front caliper piston

Honda DOT 3 or DOT 4 brake fluid

H

Shift cable end

Molybdenum grease

I

Air conditioning compressor

Compressor Oil: DENSO ND-OIL 14 (P/N 38899-50Z-G01) for refrigerant HFO-1234yf (R-1234yf)

NOTE:

Lubricate the following areas using the recommended lubricants and fluids-

In corrosive areas, more frequent lubrication is necessary-

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