Honda HR-V Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Honda HR-V reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Honda HR-V 2020: Will this model have an upgraded design?
Will the Honda HR-V have an upgraded design in 2020? Read more
Dealer damaged my car
In mid-January my new Honda HR-V RS had its 1000 km service. The service centre supervisor phoned to inform me that it was ready for pick up, but 10 min later I was phoned again and informed that a ...Read more
Would the Honda HR-V or Hyundai Tuscon make for a good family car?
We’re looking to buy a family car and are tossing up between the Honda HR-V and the Hyundai Tucson. We love the Tucson and have driven it for about two weeks on holiday, but a new one is a bit ...Read more
Honda is refusing to repair my peeling steering wheel on my 2015 HR-V. What should I do?
The leather on the top section of the steering wheel in my 2015 Honda HR-V is fading and peeling. The dealer referred me to Honda Australia, but they claim it is due to external influences i.e. the ...Read more
Suitable replacement for Tiida?
My wife's cherished Nissan Tiida has been written off due to hail damage and we need a replacement. It needs to have a high seating position, be automatic, cheap to run and maintain, and have a ...Read more
Best mid-size car for city and camping?
I want to upgrade to either demo model or 1 to 2-year-old used car for around $26,000. My problem is I have two totally different needs for one car. I mostly drive in the city so don't want something ...Read more
How does Suzuki Vitara compare to rivals?
I am looking at buying a compact SUV, likely a Suzuki Vitara. How does it compare with others in the class? Read more
Buying online and best options for downsizing from CRV?
I am a 60-year-old family man currently driving a 2007 Honda CRV, which suited our family needs, but I am now an empty nester and still driving about 10-15,000km per year for work. I am thinking of ...Read more
Small SUV for $23k?
A few years ago you gave me some very sound advice on a car purchase for my parents and you were spot-on and I could use your help once again. I'm in the market for a used small SUV/crossover vehicle ...Read more
HR-V or Qashqai
I need some advice on a new car as we are considering a Honda HR-V or a Nissan Qashqai. My wife and I are about to retire, most driving is in the city but there are occasional trips to the country so ...Read more
HR-V or i30 for new car?
I need a new car and I think I'm down to two choices. It's either the Honda HR-V VTI-s or Hyundai i30 Premium. Some people are suggesting Hyundai cars are still throwaways after five years. Any ...Read more
Best small SUV for about $27,000?
I'd like some help on buying a small SUV for about $25,000-$27,000. I've test driven the Mitsubishi ASX and Mazda CX-3. I'm not sure about the new Honda HR-V so would like your views. I like the ...Read more
Something smaller than a CX-5?
I have a Mazda CX-5 SUV which I would like to sell as I find it a little too big. I wanted your thoughts on a new Mazda CX-5, or is there a slightly smaller version in another make but not as small ...Read more
Small cars with electronic or foot parking brakes?
My 17-year-old granddaughter is learning to drive but is having some difficulty with releasing the handbrake. She has myotonia which means that the muscles in her fingers spasm and don't release when ...Read more
Honda windows opening
Regarding the foibles of Honda keys, I opened my garage the other day to find all four windows of my new HR-V open. We had 20mm of rain that night, so luckily the car was under cover. I was not ...Read more
AEB recalibration after windscreen replaced
One reason I bought a Honda HR-V VTi-S was the safety gear, including a low-speed braking setup which is run by a laser and camera behind the windscreen glass. When I needed to replace a broken ...Read more
Having just read your CarsGuide critique on the Honda HR-V, of which I am now a proud owner, I find it interesting that you base your review on something as trivial as the luggage space cover, that I ...Read more
Best small SUV?
We are a retired couple who drive a 2008 Falcon and a Toyota HiLux. I don’t drive a lot but I’d like to downsize to something smaller and sitting higher for better vision, so am thinking about a ...Read more
Subaru XV rivals?
I'm looking for a comparison or any other reviews covering the Subaru XV. Read more
Seat heights on small SUVs
My wife drives a 2006 Mazda2 and would like to step up to a small SUV so she can sit higher. We went to have a look at the new Mazda CX-3 and my wife was a bit disappointed because, when she sat in ...Read more