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2019 Honda CR-V Owner's Manual ➜ Transmission Fluid

uuMaintenance Under the BonnetuTransmission Fluid  
Transmission Fluid  
1Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) Fluid  
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) Fluid  
NOTICE  
Specified fluid: Honda HCF-2 Transmission Fluid  
Do not mix Honda HCF-2 with other  
transmission fluids.  
Have a dealer check the fluid level and replace if necessary.  
Follow your vehicle’s maintenance service timing of when to change continuously  
variable transmission fluid.  
Using a transmission fluid other than Honda HCF-2  
may adversely affect the operation and durability of  
your vehicle’s transmission, and damage the  
transmission.  
2 Maintenance Schedule* P. 672  
is not equivalent to Honda HCF-2 is not covered by  
Honda’s new vehicle limited warranty.  
Do not attempt to check or change the continuously variable transmission fluid  
yourself.  
1Manual Transmission Fluid  
Manual Transmission Fluid  
NOTICE  
Specified fluid: Honda Manual Transmission Fluid (MTF)  
If Honda MTF is not available, you may use the API  
certificated SAE 0W-20 or 5W-20 viscosity motor oil  
as a temporary measure.  
Replace with MTF as soon as possible. Motor oil does  
not contain the proper additives for the transmission  
and continued use can cause decreased shifting  
performance and lead to transmission damage.  
Have a dealer check the fluid level and replace if necessary.  
Follow your vehicle’s maintenance service timing of when to change manual  
transmission fluid.  
2 Maintenance Schedule* P. 672  
Do not attempt to check or change the manual transmission fluid yourself.  
* Not available on all models  
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