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2024 Honda CR-V Owner's Manual ➜ Maintenance MinderTM

Maintenance MinderTM  
If the engine oil life is less than 15%, you will see the Maintenance Minder messages  
appear on the driver information interface every time you set the power mode to  
ON. The messages notify you when to change the engine oil, or when to bring your  
vehicle to a dealer for indicated maintenance services.  
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To Use Maintenance MinderTM  
1Displaying the Maintenance Minder Information  
Displaying the Maintenance Minder Information  
Based on the engine operating conditions, the  
remaining engine oil life is calculated and displayed  
as a percentage.  
Maintenance items, which should be serviced at the same time that you replace the  
engine oil, appear on the driver information interface.  
You can view them on the engine oil life screen at any time.  
1. Set the power mode to ON.  
Displayed Engine Oil Calculated Engine Oil  
Life (%)  
100  
90  
Life (%)  
100 to 91  
90 to 81  
80 to 71  
70 to 61  
60 to 51  
50 to 41  
40 to 31  
30 to 21  
20 to 16  
15 to 11  
10 to 6  
5 to 1  
2. Press the  
(home) button.  
3. Roll the left selector wheel until  
is displayed.  
4. Press the left selector wheel to go to the Maintenance Minder screen. The engine  
oil life appears on the driver information interface along with maintenance items  
due soon.  
80  
70  
60  
50  
40  
30  
20  
15  
10  
5
Engine Oil Life  
0
0
There is a list of maintenance main and sub items you  
can view on the driver information interface.  
2 Maintenance Service Items P. 583  
Left Selector Wheel  
Main Item  
Sub Item  
(Home) Button  
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Maintenance Minder Messages on the Driver Information  
Interface  
Maintenance Message  
Oil Life Display  
Explanation  
Information  
When you select the Maintenance Minder  
screen, it displays codes for maintenance  
items due at the next engine oil change,  
along with the percentage of engine oil life  
remaining.  
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Maintenance Due Soon  
15 %  
The remaining engine oil life is 15 to 6  
percent.  
The engine oil is approaching  
the end of its service life, and  
the maintenance items should  
be inspected and serviced  
soon.  
Press the  
(home) button to switch to  
another display.  
Continued  
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Maintenance Message  
Oil Life Display  
Explanation  
Information  
Maintenance Due Now  
5 %  
The remaining engine oil life is 5 to 1  
percent.  
The engine oil has almost  
reached the end of its service  
life, and the maintenance items  
should be inspected and  
Press the  
(home) button to switch to  
another display.  
serviced as soon as possible.  
Negative Distance  
The engine oil life has passed its service life, The engine oil life has passed.  
and a negative distance appears after The maintenance items must  
driving over 10 miles (U.S. models) or 10 km be inspected and serviced  
Maintenance Past Due  
(Canadian models). The negative distance  
on the display blinks.  
immediately.  
Press the  
(home) button to switch to  
another display.  
The system message indicator ( ) comes on along with the Maintenance Minder  
message.  
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Maintenance Service Items  
Maintenance Minder Message  
System Message  
Indicator  
Main Item  
Sub Items  
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U.S. models  
CODE  
A
B
Maintenance Main Items  
Replace engine oil*1  
Replace engine oil*1 and oil filter  
Inspect front and rear brakes  
Inspect these items:  
Tie rod ends, steering gearbox, and boots  
Suspension components  
Driveshaft boots  
CODE  
1
2
Maintenance Sub Items  
Rotate tires  
Replace air cleaner element*2  
Replace dust and pollen filter*3  
Inspect drive belt  
Replace transmission fluid*4  
Replace spark plugs  
Inspect valve clearance  
Replace engine coolant  
Replace rear differential fluid*  
Replace brake fluid*5  
3
4
Brake hoses and lines (including ABS/VSA®)  
All fluid levels and condition of fluids  
Exhaust system#  
5
6
7
Fuel lines and connections#  
· Adjust the valves during services A, B, 1, 2, or 3 if they are noisy.  
*2: If you drive in dusty conditions, replace the air cleaner element every 15,000 miles (24,000 km).  
*3: If you drive primarily in urban areas that have high concentrations of soot in the air from industry and  
from diesel-powered vehicles, replace the dust and pollen filter every 15,000 miles (24,000 km).  
*4: Driving in mountainous areas at very low vehicle speeds results in higher transmission temperatures.  
This requires transmission fluid changes more frequently than recommended by the Maintenance  
Minder. If you regularly drive your vehicle under these conditions, have the transmission fluid changed  
every 25,000 miles (40,000 km).  
*1: If a Maintenance Minder message does not appear more than 12 months after the display is reset,  
change the engine oil every year.  
# : See information on maintenance and emissions warranty in the first column on page 675.  
*5: If a Maintenance Minder message does not appear more than 36 months after the display for item 7 is  
reset, change the brake fluid every 3 years.  
* Not available on all models  
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Canadian models  
CODE  
A
0
Maintenance Main Items  
Replace engine oil*1  
CODE  
1
2
Maintenance Sub Items  
Rotate tires  
Replace air cleaner element*2  
Replace dust and pollen filter*3  
Inspect drive belt  
Replace transmission fluid*4  
Replace spark plugs  
Inspect valve clearance  
Replace engine coolant  
Replace rear differential fluid*  
Replace brake fluid*5  
Service front and rear brakes  
Inspect these items:  
Replace engine oil*1 and oil filter  
· Adjust the valves during services A, 0, 9, 1, 2, or 3 if they are noisy.  
*1: If a Maintenance Minder message does not appear more than 12 months after the display is reset,  
change the engine oil every year.  
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4
*2: If you drive in dusty conditions, replace the air cleaner element every 24,000 km (15,000 miles).  
*3: If you drive primarily in urban areas that have high concentrations of soot in the air from industry and  
from diesel-powered vehicles, replace the dust and pollen filter every 24,000 km (15,000 miles).  
*4: Driving in mountainous areas at very low vehicle speeds results in higher transmission temperatures.  
This requires transmission fluid changes more frequently than recommended by the Maintenance  
Minder. If you regularly drive your vehicle under these conditions, have the transmission fluid changed  
every 40,000 km (25,000 miles).  
*5: If a Maintenance Minder message does not appear more than 36 months after the display for item 7 is  
reset, change the brake fluid every 3 years.  
# : See information on maintenance and emissions warranty in the first column on page 675.  
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Tie rod ends, steering gearbox, and boots  
Suspension components  
Driveshaft boots  
Brake hoses and lines (including ABS/VSA®)  
All fluid levels and condition of fluids  
Exhaust system#  
Fuel lines and connections#  
* Not available on all models  
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1Resetting the Display  
Resetting the Display  
NOTICE  
Reset the maintenance minder information display if you have performed the  
maintenance service.  
Failure to reset the Maintenance MinderTM display  
after a maintenance service results in the system  
showing incorrect maintenance intervals, which can  
lead to serious mechanical problems.  
The dealer will reset the Maintenance MinderTM  
display after completing the required maintenance  
service. If someone other than a dealer performs  
maintenance service, reset the Maintenance  
MinderTM display yourself.  
You can also reset the Maintenance MinderTM display  
using the driver information interface or audio/  
information screen.  
Left Selector Wheel  
(Home) Button  
2 Settings* P. 129  
2 Customized Features P. 359  
1. Set the power mode to ON.  
2. Press the  
(home) button.  
3. Roll the left selector wheel until  
is displayed.  
4. Press the left selector wheel to go to the Maintenance Minder screen.  
5. Press and hold the left selector wheel for about 10 seconds to enter the reset  
mode.  
6. Roll the left selector wheel to select a maintenance item to reset, or to select All  
due items (You can also select Cancel to end the process).  
7. Press the left selector wheel to reset the selected item.  
8. Repeat from step 5 for other items you wish to reset.  
* Not available on all models  
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