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2023 Honda CR-V Owner's Manual ➜ Adding Engine Oil

uuMaintenance Under the HooduAdding Engine Oil  
Adding Engine Oil  
1. Unscrew and remove the engine oil fill cap.  
2. Add oil slowly.  
3. Reinstall the engine oil fill cap, and tighten  
it securely.  
4. Wait for three minutes and recheck the  
engine oil dipstick.  
Do not fill the engine oil above the upper mark.  
Overfilling the engine oil may result in leaks and  
engine damage.  
If any oil spills, wipe it away immediately. Spilled oil  
may damage the engine compartment components.  
Engine Oil  
Fill Cap  
Use a neutral detergent to remove it if it spills on the  
engine cover. Do not use organic solvents such as  
brake cleaner.