DISCLOSURES Devices That Emit Radio Waves Event Data Recorders The following products and systems on your vehicle emit radio waves when in This vehicle is equipped with an event data recorder (EDR). The main purpose of operation: an EDR is to record, in certain crash or near crash-like situations, such as an air bag deployment or hitting a road obstacle, data that will assist in understanding •...
Owner’s Manual, Navigation Manual, or Vehicle Warranty within On/Off Indicators .........27 Models with touchscreen the first six months of vehicle purchase. To request a copy, visit owners.honda.com Multi-Information Display (MID) ..28 Touchscreen Operation .....67 and create or log in to your account. In Canada, please request a copy from your VEHICLE CONTROLS ......29...
VISUAL INDEX SAFETY SAFETY INFORMATION Dashboard and Ceiling Controls Your safety—and the safety of others—is very important and operating this vehicle safely is an important responsibility. While we strive to help you make informed decisions about safety, it is not practical or possible to warn you about all the hazards associated with operating or maintaining your vehicle.
SAFETY SAFETY Safety Messages Seat Belts When you see the following messages throughout this guide, pay close attention. A seat belt is your best protection in all types of collisions. Airbags are designed to supplement seat belts, not replace them. So even though your vehicle is equipped You WILL be KILLED or SERIOUSLY HURT if you don’t follow DANGER with airbags, make sure you and your passengers always wear your seat belts and...
SAFETY SAFETY Seat Belt Inspection Fastening a Seat Belt Regularly check the condition of your seat belts as follows: Adjust your seat to the proper position (see page 42), and then follow the below steps. • Pull each belt out fully, and look for frays, cuts, burns, and wear. •...
The passenger’s advanced front airbag system has weight sensors. Although Honda recommends against carrying an infant or small child in front, if Passenger’s the sensors detect the weight of a child (up to 65 lbs...
SAFETY SAFETY Side Airbags Important Facts About Your Airbags The side airbags help protect the torso and pelvis of the driver or a front Always wear your seat belt properly, and sit upright and as far back from the passenger during a moderate-to-severe side impact. They are housed in the steering wheel as possible while allowing full control of the vehicle.
SAFETY SAFETY Passenger Airbag Off indicator Airbag System Components U.S. Canada The indicator comes on to alert you that the front passenger’s front airbag has been turned off. This occurs when the front passenger’s weight sensors detect 65 lbs (29 kg) or less, the weight of an infant or small child, on the seat.
If it is necessary to remove or modify a front seat to properly restrained in a rear seat. accommodate a person with disabilities, contact a Honda dealer. For U.S. • Any child who is too small to wear a seat belt correctly must be restrained in an vehicles, call Honda Automobile Customer Service at (800) 999-1009.
SAFETY SAFETY Protecting Smaller Children WARNING If a child is at least one year old and within the weight range indicated by the child Allowing a child to play with a seat belt or wrap one around their neck can seat manufacturer, the child should be properly restrained in a firmly secured result in serious injury or death.
SAFETY SAFETY Installing a LATCH-Compatible Child Seat 3. For second-row outer seats: Raise the outer Second-row bench seat head restraint to its highest position, then route Tether strap hook A LATCH-compatible child seat can be installed in each of the second- and third- the tether strap between the head restraint legs, row seats.
SAFETY SAFETY Installing a Child Seat with a Lap/Shoulder Seat Belt Adding Security with a Tether A tether anchorage point is provided behind each second- and third-row seating 1. Place the child seat on the vehicle seat. position. If you have a child restraint system that comes with a tether but can be 2.
In Canada If you believe that your vehicle has a defect which could cause a crash or could cause injury or death, you should immediately inform Honda Canada, Inc., and you may also inform Transport Canada. If Transport Canada receives similar complaints, it may open an investigation, and if it finds that a safety defect exists in a group of vehicles, it may lead to a recall and remedy campaign.
INSTRUMENT PANEL INSTRUMENT PANEL INSTRUMENT PANEL Malfunction indicator lamp (check engine light) The emissions control system may have a problem. Avoid high speeds. Have your vehicle repaired immediately. If the indicator blinks, a misfire in the Learn about the indicators and displays related to driving the vehicle. engine’s cylinders is detected.
INSTRUMENT PANEL INSTRUMENT PANEL On/Off Indicators These indicators remind you when an item is on or off. VSA off Turn signals/hazards on VSA engaged (blinks) Fog lights* on CMBS* off High beams on RDM* off Exterior lights on Condition Indicators These indicators may require you to perform an action.
INSTRUMENT PANEL VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Multi-Information Display (MID) Consists of several displays that provide you with useful information. Learn about the various controls necessary for operating and driving the vehicle. Using the Remote Transmitter Main display (also shows odometer, gear position, Lock or unlock the doors and tailgate.
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Smart Entry System* Tailgate Operation When you carry the remote transmitter (for example, in a pocket or purse) and it When all the doors are unlocked, the tailgate is unlocked. See page 32 for power is outside the vehicle and within range (about 32 inches or 80 cm), you can lock or tailgate operation.
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Power Tailgate Operation* Door Operation Use these methods to operate the power tailgate. Use several methods to lock or unlock the doors. Power Tailgate Button Using the Lock Tab The vehicle must be in Park (P) with all doors To unlock: When you unlock either front door Lock tab To lock...
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Power Window Operation Power Moonroof Operation* The power windows can be opened and closed when the vehicle is on by using the The moonroof can be opened and closed when the vehicle is on by using the switch switches on the doors.
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Panoramic Glass Roof* Interior and Exterior Lights The ceiling cover in the second row can be opened and closed to reveal the glass Operate interior and exterior lights when the vehicle is on or off. roof when the vehicle is on by using the switch on the ceiling. Brightness Control Automatic Operation Adjust instrument panel brightness when the...
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Auto High Beam System* Cargo Area Lights Located on the rear ceiling in front of the tailgate. Automatically changes the low beam headlights to high beam headlights when Door- activated necessary. ON position: Cargo lights remain on. position Door-activated position: Cargo lights turn on when How It Works...
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Wiper Operation Automatic (AUTO) Rain-Sensing Wipers* When you move the lever to the AUTO position The windshield wipers and washers can be used when the vehicle is on. while driving in rainy weather, the wipers operate AUTO position Front Wipers based on the amount of detected rainfall.
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Adjusting the Seats Front manual seats* Make seat adjustments before driving to ensure the best comfort and safety. Height adjustment (driver seat only) Adjusting the Front Seats Pull up or push down the lever Adjust the driver’s seat as far back as possible while to raise or lower the seat.
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Adjusting the Head Restraints For a head restraint system to work properly: Your vehicle is equipped with head restraints in all seating positions. Head • Do not hang any items on the head restraints, or from the restraint legs. restraints are most effective for protection against whiplash and other rear-impact •...
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Rear Seats Adjusting the Third-Row Passenger’s Seats Adjust second-row seats, access third-row seats, or fold down seats for carrying cargo. Adjusting the Second-Row Passenger’s Seats Seat-back angle adjustment Pull the strap to change the angle. Seat-back angle adjustment Pull up the lever to change Horizontal position adjustment the angle.
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Folding Down the Third-Row Seat Driving Position Memory System* Separately fold down the left and right halves of the third-row seat to make room You can store two driver’s seat and door mirror positions into memory when the for cargo.
When in Reverse, slide the selector switch to the left or right side. To retrain a button or erase codes, see the Owner’s Manual on the Owner Information CD or at owners.honda.com (U.S.) or www.myhonda.ca (Canada). If you need help, visit www.homelink.com or call (800) 355-3515. *if equipped...
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Air Conditioning System* Climate Control System* Manually control the front and rear heating and cooling in your vehicle’s interior The automatic climate control system can maintain your preferred interior using the buttons on the dashboard. temperature by selecting the proper mix of heated or cooled air and fan speed. Use the buttons on the dashboard to control both front and rear operation.
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS You can also operate the rear climate control using the rear controls located on Seat Heaters* the back of the center console. Make sure the REAR LOCK button is not on in the Quickly warm the front seats when the vehicle is on. The appropriate indicator front.
VEHICLE CONTROLS VEHICLE CONTROLS Customized Features Setting the Clock Use the Settings menu to customize certain features when the vehicle is stopped. Adjust the time using the steps described for your system type. Using the Color Audio System* Using the Color Audio System* Use the selector knob to make and enter selections.
AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY Auxiliary Input Jack Connect standard audio devices with a 1/8-inch Learn how to operate the vehicle’s audio system. (3.5 mm) stereo miniplug. Basic Audio Operation 1. Open the AUX cover. Connect audio devices and operate buttons and displays for the audio system. 2.
AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY Steering Wheel Controls Adjusting the Sound You can operate certain functions of the audio Adjust various sound settings. system using the steering wheel controls. Models with color audio system SOURCE button: Cycle through available audio Use the selector knob to make and enter selections.
AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY Models with color audio system Models with color audio system Color Audio System FM/AM Radio Use the buttons to control the display and audio system. Play FM or AM radio stations. Display button: Sound button: RADIO button: Adjust display Adjust sound.
AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY Models with color audio system Models with color audio system iPod USB Flash Drive ® Play and operate an iPod through the vehicle’s audio system. Connect your device Play and operate a USB flash drive through the vehicle’s audio system. Connect your (see page 58).
AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY Models with touchscreen Models with color audio system Touchscreen Operation Bluetooth Audio ® Use simple gestures—including touching, swiping, and scrolling—to operate certain Play streaming or stored audio from your compatible phone through the vehicle’s audio functions.
HondaLink ® 1. From the Home screen, select and hold an icon to Provides you with useful information about your vehicle directly from Honda. enter the customization screen. To check phone compatibility, visit handsfreelink.com (U.S.) or handsfreelink.ca 2. Select and hold the icon you want to move and (Canada).
Aha™ Radio Access music and information programming, location-based services, and social media through your vehicle’s audio system. Visit handsfreelink.honda.com (U.S.) or handsfreelink.ca (Canada) to check phone compatibility. Standard data rates apply. Make sure you have an active Aha account. Bluetooth connection...
To learn about additional features—such as multi-channel preset, replay, or 2. Select Music Search. SportsFlash—see your Owner’s Manual on the Owner Information CD or visit owners.honda.com (U.S.) or myhonda.ca (Canada). 3. Select a folder. 4. Select the track you want to play.
AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY Models with touchscreen Models with touchscreen iPod ® USB Flash Drive Play and operate an iPod through the vehicle’s audio system. Connect your device to Play and operate a USB flash drive through the vehicle’s audio system. Connect your the USB port (see page 58).
AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY Models with touchscreen Models with touchscreen Bluetooth Audio ® Pandora ® Play streaming or stored audio from your compatible phone through the vehicle’s Play and operate Pandora from your compatible phone through the vehicle’s audio audio system.
AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY Rear Entertainment System (RES)* Overhead Screen Open the overhead screen to use the system. Rear passengers can enjoy a different audio or entertainment source than front passengers. Pull down the bottom edge of the screen, and extend it until it locks into place.
AUDIO AND CONNECTIVITY BLUETOOTH HANDSFREELINK ® ® BLUETOOTH HANDSFREELINK (HFL) ® ® Remote Control and Rear Operation You can operate the system using the rear control panel. Learn how to operate the vehicle’s hands-free calling system. SETUP DVD*/BD* AUX button: SXM button: FM/AM MENU button:...
BLUETOOTH HANDSFREELINK BLUETOOTH HANDSFREELINK ® ® ® ® Models with color audio system Models with color audio system Pairing a Phone Making a Call To use hands-free phone and streaming audio functions, you must first pair your You can make a call using several methods. phone to the system.
BLUETOOTH HANDSFREELINK BLUETOOTH HANDSFREELINK ® ® ® ® Models with touchscreen Basic HFL Operation Phone: From the Make and receive phone calls using the vehicle’s audio system, without handling Home screen, MENU: From the display the phone your phone. Visit handsfreelink.com (U.S.) or handsfreelink.ca (Canada) to check phone screen, screen.
BLUETOOTH HANDSFREELINK BLUETOOTH HANDSFREELINK ® ® ® ® Models with touchscreen Models with touchscreen Pairing a Phone Making a Call To use hands-free phone and streaming audio functions, you must first pair your You can make a call using several methods. phone to the system.
4. Select Text Message or an e-mail account. phone must be paired to the system and have good cellular connection. Visit www. hondalink.com (U.S.) or honda.ca/hondalinkassist (Canada) for more information. 1. Make sure your phone is on and paired to Bluetooth ®...
BLUETOOTH HANDSFREELINK NAVIGATION ® ® NAVIGATION* Models with touchscreen Siri™ Eyes Free Learn how to enter a destination and operate the navigation system. Activate Siri through your vehicle when an iPhone is paired to the system. Visit ® handsfreelink.com (U.S.) or handsfreelink.ca (Canada) to check phone compatibility. Basic Navigation Operation A real-time navigation system uses GPS and a map database to show your current location and help guide you to a desired destination.
NAVIGATION NAVIGATION Navigation Display and Controls Entering a Destination Touch icons on the screen to enter information and make selections. Use several methods to enter a destination. Home Address Store your home address in the system so you can easily route to it. Traffic incident Search icon icon...
NAVIGATION NAVIGATION Place Category Saved Places Enter a destination using a point of interest or landmark. Save locations so you can quickly route to them. 1. From the map screen, press MENU. Saving a location 2. Select Where To?. 1. From the map screen, press MENU. 3.
NAVIGATION NAVIGATION Routing Traffic View traffic flow and incidents in major metro areas. Traffic alerts are After a destination is set, you can alter or cancel your route. accompanied by an audible beep. Pop-up messages and traffic information can Map Legend be viewed when you are on the map screen.
If the doors are frozen shut, use warm water around the door edges to melt any ice. Do not try to force them open, as this can damage the rubber trim around the • Never carry more than 165 lbs (75 kg) of cargo on the roof rack (Honda accessory).
6. If your vehicle will be towing a trailer, load from your trailer will be transferred to your vehicle. Consult the Owner’s Manual on the Owner Information CD or at owners.honda.com (U.S.) or myhonda.ca (Canada) to determine how this reduces the available cargo and luggage load capacity of your vehicle.
See the Owner’s Manual on the Owner Information CD or at owners.honda.com (U.S.) or www.myhonda.ca (Canada) for • Boat trailers: 5 – 15% of the total trailer weight more information.
DRIVING DRIVING How to weigh the trailer loads using a public scale Pre-tow checklist Check each weight in the order indicated as shown. Refer to the table below for When preparing to tow, and before driving away, ensure the following: each weight’s limit except for the tongue load.
DRIVING DRIVING Remote Engine Start* Starting to Drive Start your vehicle’s engine using the remote transmitter before you enter the vehicle. Turn on the vehicle and start the engine to begin driving. Before Starting the Engine Check that the transmission is in Park (P), then Lock button press the brake pedal.
DRIVING DRIVING Shifting Electronic Gear Selector* Park (P): Used for parking or starting or turning off Change the shift position based on your driving needs. the vehicle. Press P with the brake pedal pressed. A Shift Lever* red indicator appears. Park (P): Used for parking or starting/stopping Reverse (R): Used for reversing.
DRIVING DRIVING Sequential Mode* Braking Use the paddle shifters to change gears without removing your hands from the Slow down or stop your vehicle, and keep it from moving when parked. steering wheel. Foot Brake Press the brake pedal to slow down or stop your (-) Paddle shifter: (+) Paddle shifter: vehicle from moving.
DRIVING DRIVING Intelligent Traction Management System* Eco Assist System Adjusts vehicle handling performance while driving on various road surfaces. Can help improve your fuel economy by adjusting the performance of the engine, climate control system, and cruise control. Press the Mode button to select one of four appropriate modes.
DRIVING DRIVING Cruise Control* Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)* Maintain a constant vehicle speed without having to keep your foot on the Helps maintain a constant vehicle speed and a set following interval behind a accelerator pedal. Use cruise control on freeways or open roads where you can vehicle detected ahead of yours.
DRIVING DRIVING During Operation LaneWatch™* If a vehicle is detected ahead of you when ACC is Check the passenger-side rear areas in the display when the right turn signal is ACC indicator turned on, the system maintains, accelerates, or activated. decelerates your vehicle’s set speed to keep the vehicle’s set following interval from the vehicle ahead.
DRIVING DRIVING Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)* Road Departure Mitigation (RDM)* Provides steering input to help keep the vehicle in the middle of a detected lane and Alerts and helps to assist you if the system determines a possibility of your vehicle visual and tactile alerts if the vehicle is detected drifting out of its lane while driving unintentionally crossing over detected lane markings while driving between 45–90 between 45–90 mph (72–145 km/h).
DRIVING DRIVING Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)* Turning CMBS On or Off Press and hold the CMBS OFF button. A beep sounds Can assist you when there is a possibility of your vehicle colliding with a vehicle or a and a message appears in the MID. The CMBS pedestrian detected in front of yours.
DRIVING DRIVING Blind Spot Information (BSI)* Rear Cross Traffic Monitor* Alerts you to a detected vehicle in your left or right blind spot while driving 20 mph Alerts you if a detected vehicle is approaching from a rear corner when your vehicle (32 km/h) or higher.
DRIVING DRIVING Multi-View Rear Camera* Models with touchscreen 1. From the HOME screen, select Settings. When you shift into Reverse (R), a real-time image of the area behind your vehicle is shown in the display, along with helpful parking guidelines. 2.
Use of unleaded gasoline of 87 octane or higher is recommended. Cover door opens. • Honda recommends TOP TIER Detergent Gasoline where available. 3. Wrap a cloth around the built-in key. Put it into • Do NOT use gasoline containing more than 15% ethanol.
HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED Jump Starting Turn off the power to electric devices, such as audio and lights. Turn off the engine, Learn about what to do in critical or emergency situations. then open the hood. 1.
HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED Overheating Emergency Engine Stop* If the temperature gauge needle is at the H mark, the engine suddenly loses power, The ENGINE START/STOP button may be used to stop the engine due to an or steam or spray comes out from under the hood, your engine is overheating. emergency situation even while driving.
HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) – Required Federal Explanation Each tire, including the spare (if provided), should be checked monthly Monitors the tire pressure while you are driving. when cold and inflated to the inflation pressure recommended by the If your vehicle’s tire pressure becomes significantly low, vehicle manufacturer on the vehicle placard or tire inflation pressure the low tire pressure indicator comes on and a message...
HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED Changing a Flat Tire 6. Keep turning the wheel nut wrench to create Bracket slack in the cable. If a tire goes flat while driving, grasp the steering wheel firmly, and brake gradually 7. Remove the bracket from the spare tire. to reduce speed.
HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED The following instructions must be followed to use the jack safely: Storing the Flat Tire • Do not use the jack with people or luggage in the vehicle. 1. Remove the center cap and place the flat tire Center cap •...
HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED Fuse Locations Engine Compartment Fuse Box Type B Located under the hood near the brake fluid reservoir. Push the tabs to open the If any electrical devices are not working, turn the vehicle off and check to see if any box.
HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED HANDLING THE UNEXPECTED Interior Fuse Box Type A Inspecting and Changing Fuses Located under the dashboard. 1. Turn the vehicle off, including all lights and Blown fuse accessories. Circuit Protected Amps Circuit Protected Amps Fuse box 2. Remove the fuse box cover. DR P/W 20 A DR REAR DOOR UNLOCK...
MAINTENANCE MAINTENANCE MAINTENANCE Maintenance Minder™ When maintenance is due, the system message indicator comes on and a message Learn about basic maintenance that you can perform on the vehicle yourself, as well appears on the display every time you turn the vehicle on. See page 144 to check as information about how to best maintain the vehicle.
MAINTENANCE MAINTENANCE Maintenance Minder Service Codes Under the Hood These codes indicate what services are due on your vehicle. Engine oil fill cap CODE Maintenance Main Items Replace engine oil Engine oil dipstick (orange) Replace engine oil and oil ﬁlter Brake fluid Inspect front and rear brakes (black cap)
This seal indicates the oil is energy conserving and that it meets the American Petroleum Institute’s latest requirements. Use Honda Genuine Motor Oil or another commercial engine oil of suitable viscosity for the ambient temperature as shown. Ambient temperature You may also use synthetic motor oil if it is labeled with the API Certification Seal and is of the specified viscosity grade.
Park the vehicle on level ground. Check the reserve tank and the coolant level in the 1. Unscrew and remove the engine oil fill cap. radiator. We recommend Honda Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant Type 2. 2. Add oil slowly. Checking the Reserve Tank 3.
The fluid level should be between the MIN and MAX marks on the side of the Retainer reservoir. We recommend using Honda Heavy Duty Brake Fluid DOT 3. 6. Slide the new wiper blade onto the holder from the bottom end. The tab on the holder should fit Pour the fluid carefully.
MAINTENANCE MAINTENANCE Changing the Rear Wiper Blade Rubber Tire Information To safely operate your vehicle, your tires must be of the proper type and size, in good 1. Raise the wiper arm off. condition with adequate tread, and properly inflated. Inflation Guidelines •...
MAINTENANCE MAINTENANCE Tire Service Life WARNING The life of your tires is dependent on many factors, including driving habits, road Using tires that are excessively worn or improperly inflated can cause conditions, vehicle loading, inflation pressure, maintenance history, speed, and a crash in which you can be seriously hurt or killed.
MAINTENANCE MAINTENANCE Tire Labeling DOT Tire Quality Grading The tires that came on your vehicle have a number of markings. Those you The tires on your vehicle meet all U.S. Federal Safety Requirements. All tires are should be aware of are described below. also graded for treadwear, traction, and temperature performance according to Department of Transportation (DOT) standards.
MAINTENANCE MAINTENANCE Temperature Testing of Readiness Codes The temperature grades are A (the highest), B, and C, representing the tire’s Your vehicle has “readiness codes” as part of the onboard self-diagnostic system. resistance to the generation of heat and its ability to dissipate heat when tested Some states refer to these codes as a test to see if your vehicle’s emissions under controlled conditions on a specified indoor laboratory test wheel.
A: To prevent driver distraction, certain items are limited are inoperable while the Learn about information specific to you as a Honda customer and how to get help. vehicle is moving. Use voice commands or pull over to select the items.
• Defrost off** Your vehicle’s original tires are covered by their manufacturer. Tire warranty Phone Commands information can be found on the Owner Information CD or at owners.honda.com (U.S.) or www.myhonda.ca (Canada). The system accepts these commands on most screens.
VOICE COMMAND INDEX INDEX INDEX Audio Commands* The system accepts these commands on most screens. Audio volume levels .............25 AUX Commands..........166 cannot be controlled using voice commands............25, 27 Auxiliary input ..........59, 79 FM/AM Radio Commands Disc (CD) Commands Accessory Power Socket .......59 .............25 AC Power Outlet .........59, 79 Battery ............150...