Model Model code Year Model CR-V RE5 & RE7 2007,2008,2009,2010,2011 & 2012 CR-V i-CTDi RE6 2007,2008 & 2009CR-V i-DTEC RE6 2010, 2011, 2013 Honda TSB released for the above models on the 21-12-12 TSB #SM-08-008-00 The Symptoms. An abnormal sound may be heard from the suspension whilst driving and, or the automatic adjustment of the HID Headlight beam is impaired or non operational. The Cause. The HID Headlight Sensor ball joint rubber splits due to deterioration which causes the ball joint to seize and link rod to fracture. The Fix The HID Headlight Sensor rubber boot material has been improved which prevents the ball joint rubber splitting. The Check method Ref Component Check CriteriaABall Joint Link RodAny distortion, crack or fractureBBall Joint BootCracking, splits or missing rubber.CBall JointExcessive stiffness or movement in the both ball joints.If the ball joint link, ball joint or ball joint rubber boot is defective, replace it below 33136-SWA-003 Sensor Assy Headlight Adjuster Front. 33146-SWA-003 Sensor Assy Headlight Adjuster Rear.