Honda CRV: How To Connect a Bluetooth Device

Pairing your phone via Bluetooth in your Honda CRV is a modern-day safety action as this allows one to communicate via calls, access call lists, send text messages and play selected music all hands-free, eliminating distractions whilst driving. Select the Option which suits your vehicle below and follow the uncomplicated steps to help you set up this magnificent feature.

**NOTE: If your phone does not pair on the first try, REPEAT the steps. If you are still unable to pair your device, contact the dealership for assistance or consult your vehicle user’s manual.

 

OPTION 1

  1. Turn the key to the ON position. DO NOT start the ignition.
  2. Press the PHONE button located to the left on the center console.
  3. A message will pop up on the display screen asking if you would like to pair a new phone. Turn the VOL/PUSH/SELECT DIAL to highlight YES.
  4. Press the button in the MIDDLE of the dial to select it.
  5. Another message will pop up on the display screen to remind you to turn on the Bluetooth setting on your phone.
  6. On your phone, go to SETTINGS. Open the BLUETOOTH menu. Make sure the Bluetooth is toggled ON.
  7. On the display screen, select OK by pressing the button in the MIDDLE of the dial. 
  8. Your vehicle will begin searching for the phone you want to pair. 
  9. After a few seconds (Possible up to 2 minutes) The name or model number of your phone will appear on the screen. 
  10. Use the VOL/PUSH/SELECT DIAL to highlight the phone you want to pair and press the button in the MIDDLE of the dial to select it.
  11. The screen will read “Enter pairing code into your phone” and show a CODE.
  12. Enter the CODE into your phone and select PAIR.

*Your phone is now connected to Bluetooth and will automatically sync all of your information.


For Models with a Navigation Screen:

OPTION 2

  1. Turn the key to the ON position. DO NOT start the ignition.
  2. On your phone, go to SETTINGS
  3. Open the BLUETOOTH menu. Make sure the Bluetooth is toggled ON.
  4. On the display screen of your vehicle, TOUCH the PHONE button.
  5. A message will pop up on the display screen asking if you would like to pair a phone. TOUCH YES.
  6. Another message will pop up on the display screen to remind you to turn on your phone’s Bluetooth setting. TOUCH CONTINUE.
  7. Your vehicle will begin searching for the phone you want to pair. 
  8. After a few seconds (Possible up to 2 minutes) the name or model number of your phone will appear on the screen.
  9. TOUCH the phone you wish to pair.
  10. The screen will show a CODE and ask you to compare the code with the number displayed on your phone. 
  11. If they match select PAIR on your phone. 

*Your phone is now connected to Bluetooth and will automatically sync all of your information.

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