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Old 08-20-2009, 12:45 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by bluetwo View Post
I'm really interested now that you mention the AWD setup (in a different trim level).

It makes me wonder if a CRV or Element with Realtime AWD could easily be converted to get a little push from an electric motor.

Now I have to look up the scematics for Honda's Realtime AWD system. Lol....
Honda CR-V Owners FAQ - CarSpace Automotive Forums

The CR-V uses a transfer case at the front which is always engaged and sends power via a propeller shaft to the rear. In front of the rear diff is a pump and clutch pack that decides whether the propeller shaft actually engages the rear diff.

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