Introductions Proud new owner here!

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by naf123, Thursday 26th May, 2016.

  1. naf123 Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    Hi guys!

    I just bought an used 2007 Honda FR-V 1.8 Automatic straight from a honda dealer!

    I took a big risk and bought it unseen....it had 50K miles and full honda service history - lucky I just LOVE the layout! It is a very clever car and I think it will suit my family very well. I did hesitate about getting a 2007 car but I thought one can't go very wrong with a Honda? :Smile:

    I will be looking through the pages here over the next few weeks and I hope to learn alot about the car! I noticed on the motorway home today , it vibrated badly at 70mph....it seems to be the wheel alignment thing. Do you reckon I can get Honda UK to fix it for free? (I got car from Honda dealer)

    When my wife drove it , she commented the steering feels "heavy"? I did not really notice it? Is that normal?

    I am sure I will be here with some questions over the next few weeks and I thank you all in advance!
     
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  2. legend-ary Moderator Staff Team

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    Hello @naf123 and welcome to HondaKarma. Congratulations on your FR-V
    I am sure you will find plenty of info in the pages
    @chris2982 @Bones126 @SpeedyGee can answer your specific questions about FR-V but yes because you bought the car from Honda you should ask them to sort the vibration out
     
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  3. Nels Moderator Staff Team

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  4. FirstHonda Premium Member Club Supporter

    Welcome to HondaKarma @naf123 :welcome:

    Congratulations on the FR-V!

    :congratulations:
     
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  5. chris2982 Premium Member Club Supporter

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    Welcome to the forum :Smile:

    Great choice of car !!
     
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  6. SpeedyGee Administrator Staff Team

    England Speedy Birmingham
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    Hi @naf123 Welcome to Honda Karma :Hey:

    Congrats on the FR-V, they are great cars.

    Re the vibration, it could be tracking or driveshaft issue, either way just take it back to Honda !
     
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  7. naf123 Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

    England Nathan London
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    Thanks! I have appointment booked with Honda on Wednesday! Also noticed car does only 19mpg.....argh - hope I didn't buy a lemon!
     
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  9. naf123 Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

    England Nathan London
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    Thanks. Will add the vehicle once I get around to uploading a photo!
     
  10. MickyB Expert Advisor ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    Hello:Bye:and:welcome:to:gohonda:Karma
    Now that you are an active member please note that you are eligible to vote for the Honda of the Month and other awards to members
     
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