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Honda HR-V: Bluetooth HandsFreeLink (Models with color audio system)

Honda HR-V (2015-2021) Owner's Manual / Features / Bluetooth HandsFreeLink (Models with color audio system)

To use HFL, you need a Bluetooth-compatible cell phone. For a list of compatible phones, pairing procedures, and special feature capabilities:

  • U.S.: Visit, or call 1-888-528 -7876.
  • Canada: Visit, or call 1-888- 528 -7876.

Voice control tips

  • Aim the vents away from the ceiling and close the windows, as noise coming from them may interfere with the microphone.
  • Press and release the
    button when you want to call a number using a stored voice tag. Speak clearly and naturally after a beep.
  • If the microphone picks up voices other than yours, the command may be misinterpreted.
  • To change the volume level, use the audio system's volume knob or the remote audio controls* on the steering wheel.

State or local laws may prohibit the operation of handheld electronic devices while operating a vehicle.

If you receive a call while using the audio system, the system resumes its operation after ending the call.

Up to 20 speed dial entries can be stored. If there is no entry in the system, Speed Dial is disabled.

Up to 20 call histories can be stored. If there is no call history, Call History is disabled.

Bluetooth Wireless Technology

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HFL Limitations

An incoming call on HFL will interrupt the audio system when it is playing. It will resume when the call is ended.

Models with navigation system

See the navigation system manual for how to operate the Bluetooth HandsFreeLink.

Models without navigation system

Bluetooth HandsFreeLink (HFL) allows you to place and receive phone calls using your vehicle's audio system, without handling your cell phone.


 Using HFL

■HFL Buttons (Pick-up) button: Press to go directly to the Phone screen or to answer an incoming call. (Hang-up/Back) button: Press to end a call or to cancel a command. (Talk) button: Press to

 HFL Menus

The ignition switch must be in ACCESSORY (I) or ON (II) to use HFL. To use HFL, you must first pair your Bluetooth-compatible cell phone to the system while the vehicle is parked. Some functions are

 Speed Dial

Up to 20 speed dial numbers can be stored per phone. To store a speed dial number: 1. Press the button or the button. 2. Rotate to select Speed Dial, then press . 3. Rotate to select Add New, t


 General Information

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 Ridge Removal

NOTE: Examples used in this article are general in nature and do not necessarily relate to a specific engine or system. Illustrations and procedures have been chosen to guide mechanic through engine overhaul process. Descriptions of processes of cleaning, inspection, assembly and machine shop pract

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