I have to get to work, but now have a two ton paperweight sitting outside my apartment 7 miles from work. My local shop turned resurfaced the rotors as many times as possible until they had to be replaced. After that all the gadgets went crazy and it acted like it was losing power? It is a great car, very strong and roomy. I have a bad back so the position of the seats, the height and how their situation is very conducive for me. The consumer stated the driver side air bag was replaced in June 2015. We have been the market leader for Vehicle History in the U. Dec 02, 2010 All the classic symptoms of a bad starter.
Original review: June 12, 2018 I love my car. Consumer Reports subscribers reported on any serious problems they had with their vehicles during the past 12 months that they considered serious because of cost, failure, safety, or downtime, in any of the trouble spots included in the table below. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. The police even commented on it. The contact owns a 2006 Honda Element. It's quite the dance between rear seat and front seat passengers when entering and exiting the vehicle in parking lots.
Surprised they did not test this while in the shop. I think everyone has had the same problem on the drivers side seat where it is torn from getting in and out of the vehicle. Took about 1 hour and it is as good a new! Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. So I called Honda, described in detail what the car was doing and the guy told me the dealer could help me just to get me off the damn phone. Great for hauling major tools and dogs. Only seats 4 but never had a need to seat more. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138.
I am concerned that this might happen to other vehicles as well. Never do that again, I think they put it in wrong or put in with after market parts. I've spent a fortune them. Acura owners may contact customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Then I called the office and was told he would call me in 10 minutes, it has now been 4 days.
It took a novel approach to design--look different than anything else on the road with front and rear bumpers, lower fenders and rocker panels consisting of gray plastic rather than body colored sheet-metal--to cater to youth. I bought the 06 because it was an exceptional deal and only had 30K miles. Fourth set of rear pads. I have hauled all sorts of things in my Element! The dealer stated that they ordered the parts four months ago, but still had not received the parts. Units Affected 492 The Honda Element and Ridgeline are both being recalled this week for separate issues, while the Lamborghini Gallardo has been recalled for leaking pipes. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion and other factors, including manufacturing variability that, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture. More than 60% of all used cars imported from the U.
Luckily there was no passenger at the time. Our subscribers provide great insights into their satisfaction by answering one simple question: If they had it to do all over again, would they definitely buy or lease the same model? I have replaced the starter 3 times, the struts 3 times, the key locks about 3 times, they are currently not working again and can't afford to replace. If the computer senses that the key is inserted improperly, or that it is not a perfect match for the code it has in its memory for your key, it shuts of the gas supply to your engine for approx. While driving at various speeds, the driver seat air bag deployed independently without an impact occurring. Combines Side Barrier and Side Pole Star Ratings into a single side rating. Call me greedy, but I'd hoped for much closer to 30-- and highway mileage above that. Other novelties included swing-back, or suicide, rear doors, and rear seats that folded along the walls rather than folding flat or flipping forward for more cargo room.
What Owners Should Do Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the passenger frontal air bag module assembly, free of charge. Note: This recall fully supersedes recalls 08V-593, 09V-259, 10V-041, 11V-260, 14V-351 and 15V-153. I love the positioning of the seats and the color choices. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. I've made one repair on my Element since I've owned it. After 20 months and 20K trouble-free miles, getting ~ 24mpg I coast alot, really , I've given up trying not to like it.
I installed a tow package and even did the wiring in about 30 minutes. You will notice the radio starting to go out and the lights dimming. But don't think for a minute that what I'm saying is it bad for winter driving. I'm not as familiar with the newer ones because the older ones last forever. They are the old style latches that pop out that you'll find on minivans. All of the seats go down flat and you can make a decent bed on long road trips if necessary. However, it needs better gas mileage or have a bigger tank and the rest of the car to continue on as well as the engine does, the window roller thing broke, the mirror cases on the side rear view mirrors broke, and I've had to get the seats reupholstered, etc.