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Forum: Greetings & Introductions Today, 01:06 PM
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Posted By te1966
Welcome ElementFun! (I'm a little surprised that...

Welcome ElementFun! (I'm a little surprised that you are the first to use that site handle!)

You have come to the right place for any Element information that you may want or need. The search...
Forum: Problems & Issues Today, 12:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 88
Posted By te1966
Guess What? The Problem Stopped All By Itself! ...

Guess What? The Problem Stopped All By Itself!

WynstonWolf: I was going to try your idea with the Seafoam, but as I was driving the E to the store to buy some, I noticed it was back to normal...
Forum: Wax on, Wax Off Yesterday, 09:59 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,733
Posted By te1966
Thanks! : - ) I used about half of the...

Thanks! : - )

I used about half of the container the first time.

But, after my recent trip to Indiana and back (a whole lot of rain!) it's starting to streak mostly on the back and needs to be...
Forum: Problems & Issues Yesterday, 09:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 88
Posted By te1966
Uh - Oh! I Got A P2646 Code : - (

After one year and 15K miles, I got my first (hopefully not major) issue with my 2003 EX Auto (now at 126K mile).

Yes, the dreaded P2646 Code! : - (

My CEL came on and the engine will not rev...
Forum: Greetings & Introductions Yesterday, 09:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 150
Posted By te1966
About maybe 6 months or so ago, while going over...

About maybe 6 months or so ago, while going over the Skyway Bridge (St. Pete, FL) I passed an Element which looked like it had a striping package that had SE lettering on it. It was the only one I...
Forum: Maintenance and Service 06-19-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 948
Views: 123,560
Posted By te1966
I saw the picture you posted of your Bronco in...

I saw the picture you posted of your Bronco in the Photo Gallery; cool!

I always thought that the early Broncos were the vehicles that the Honda people were mostly wanting to imitate when they...
Forum: POLL Central 06-19-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By te1966
2003 here.

2003 here.
Forum: Fuel Economy and Gas Related Discussion 06-18-2019, 07:39 AM
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Views: 91
Posted By te1966
24.25 MPG Average Over Last 3000 Miles

Recently I completed a long trip (3003 miles total) which was a lot different in driving type (mostly Interstate highway with the A/C off and lower temperature/humidity) compared to my usual driving...
Forum: Shoppin' and Test Drivin' 06-17-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,389
Posted By te1966
Looks like you scored a nice E anyway! Manual...

Looks like you scored a nice E anyway! Manual trans versions are hard to find. I never saw a production numbers breakdown by transmission type, but I'm guessing the automatics out number the manuals...
Forum: Wax on, Wax Off 06-17-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,733
Posted By te1966
Yes, I've been here 33 years now, so it's...

Yes, I've been here 33 years now, so it's definitely home!

We have been fortunate enough to never taking a direct hit from a hurricane the whole time. The closest were Charley in 2004 and Irma in...
Forum: Shoppin' and Test Drivin' 06-17-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,389
Posted By te1966
2006 EX-P Kiwi Metallic Only 59K Miles & Only...

2006 EX-P Kiwi Metallic Only 59K Miles & Only $4000.00!

https://tampa.craigslist.org/pnl/pts/d/clearwater-2006-honda-element-ex-for/6904857904.html

The listing is 13 days old, but I contacted...
Forum: Maintenance and Service 06-16-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 266
Posted By te1966
The starter is expensive and difficult to...

The starter is expensive and difficult to install, so it makes sense to check some simple things first.

Check the ground cable on the end where it attaches to the transmission. For some reason...
Forum: Shoppin' and Test Drivin' 06-15-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,389
Posted By te1966
2004 DX Silver 5 Sp Manual 160K miles $2600.00 ...

2004 DX Silver 5 Sp Manual 160K miles $2600.00

https://tampa.craigslist.org/hil/cto/d/tampa-04-honda-element-160k-5speed-ac/6908667789.html

Private Party sale. Looks like typically FL 15 years...
Forum: Shoppin' and Test Drivin' 06-15-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,389
Posted By te1966
2007 Blue EX-P 129K miles, $6799.00. ...

2007 Blue EX-P 129K miles, $6799.00.

https://sarasota.craigslist.org/ctd/d/saint-petersburg-owner-honda-element-ex/6898951244.html

This is the dealer I bought my E from a little over a year...
Forum: Interior 06-15-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By te1966
I agree. Maybe OK for Mom, Dad, and 2 small kids....

I agree. Maybe OK for Mom, Dad, and 2 small kids.

But adults in the back seat? They would have to be rather small and very agreeable!
Forum: Shoppin' and Test Drivin' 06-15-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By te1966
Ditto on the EX sound system; by far the best...

Ditto on the EX sound system; by far the best factory system I ever had!

So yes, the lower mileage EX would seem to be the better deal.

Unless there is something about the DX that you like much...
Forum: Interior 06-14-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By te1966
I too would like to hear from anyone who bought...

I too would like to hear from anyone who bought one.

No passenger side arm rest is the biggest complaint about the early Elements.

Looks like it just fits into the existing cup holder?????
...
Forum: Maintenance and Service 06-13-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 781
Posted By te1966
That is one seriously clean on the inside engine!...

That is one seriously clean on the inside engine! Just by removing the oil cap and looking inside, I know mine isn't anywhere near that clean (now at 126K)!

So tell us: What do you use for oil and...
Forum: Maintenance and Service 06-13-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 803
Posted By te1966
Wow! 530K Miles! I'm less than 1/4 of the the way...

Wow! 530K Miles! I'm less than 1/4 of the the way there with mine (126K).

Trying to assess the condition of the lower end is something to consider as well.

Does it still have good oil pressure?...
Forum: Shoppin' and Test Drivin' 06-13-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 1,860
Views: 338,591
Posted By te1966
Very Nice! Silver with Blue panels is one of...

Very Nice!

Silver with Blue panels is one of my favorite color combinations too!
Forum: Shoppin' and Test Drivin' 06-13-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By te1966
$5000 - $6000 sounds about right, provided that...

$5000 - $6000 sounds about right, provided that usual wear items (tires, brakes, etc.) still have some life left in them, everything is in good working order (especially the A/C), and it still looks...
Forum: Greetings & Introductions 06-13-2019, 06:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 137
Posted By te1966
Welcome katedana! You have come to the right...

Welcome katedana! You have come to the right place for all Element information!

Indeed, you made the right choice buying and Element after a long period without a car.

Please post some pictures...
Forum: Bikin', Campin', Hikin', and Kayakin' 06-13-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,159
Posted By te1966
Update: I just completed my return trip from...

Update:

I just completed my return trip from Indiana (1200 miles). It was rather humid and sticky, and light rain for most of the way. I turned the A/C off the whole way for better gas mileage. I...
Forum: Interior 06-13-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By te1966
Update on trying to sleep in the Element with the...

Update on trying to sleep in the Element with the seats folded flat:

Just as I expected, its OK for a 2-3 hour nap, but not so much for a whole night. Its just way too uneven and lumpy. I tried it...
Forum: Problems & Issues 05-11-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,015
Posted By te1966
Welcome Middle Man. Element engines need...

Welcome Middle Man.

Element engines need periodic valve adjustments. This has been documented on this site many many times. (Use the Search function.) If one valve has become rather loose, that...
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