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  1. What are the best Element camper builds / mods you've seen?

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Hey Fellow Element Enthusiasts. I did my own micro camper project and compiled/curated the best 33 videos on Youtube I borrowed ideas from or had watched while doing my build. The videos are showing elements turned into lean mean camping machine and I thought I'd share for anyone else to find...
  2. Ecamper DIY Install

    Hi Folks, So I have in my hot little hands a genuine Ecamper shell that was removed from another Element. My plan is to install it on a black 2007 4WD EX with ~150k miles that's in pretty fine shape (except for a bit of hail damage on the roof...but with Ecamper in place, problem solved!) I...
  3. Does a 3D CAD Model of the interior exist?? I may make one

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Hello, I am kicking around the idea of doing a couple one off interior buildouts (platform bed, pullout drawers, sink, etc..) A big part of my day job is CADCAM and I have access to a CNC router in my off time. If I do a buildout I will plan everything in CAD cut most of the components on...
  4. Replacing all steel brake lines and rubber hoses

    Problems & Issues
    Hey Gang! My '04 finally blew a steel brake line a few weeks ago. I put a patch line in to get her home, but it's finally time to get the proper fix in with real parts. I ordered all 5 OEM replacement steel lines and am ready to put them in. The big questions I have are: the DSM doesn't have...
  5. Side Table

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Has anyone built a 5th Element-style door-to-door table? If so, I'd love to get your plans and lessons learned.
  6. The Ultimate DIY Guide to Converting A Honda Element into a Tiny Home on Wheels

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Hey everyone! I converted my 03' Element into a tiny home on wheels and wrote a detailed guide to the process with build videos, diagrams, and all that jazz. Thought it was worth putting out into the Element universe! Here's the link...
  7. Sleeping Platform DIY - link to pics

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    We built a sleeping platform for our 2004 Element, I put all pics and descriptions in a Flicker album, click for the link! This forum was absolutely invaluable when we were designing our platform, thanks to all the members that posted info and pictures about their modifications.:grin:
  8. DIY master key?

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    I just purchased a used 05 Element, which has only the valet key. I've seen push-button key fobs on Amazon, which they claim can be DIY programmed. I asked my dealer for the code and I thought they were reaching for hand cuffs. Any suggestions how to get my car's key code to DIY my own...
  9. Visual Direction of my Element

    So I've been doing some inexpensive things to make my E stand out visually. I don't want it on the level of pink window tint and 4 spoilers of standing out but just small additions. So far the things I have done include yellow tinted spot mirrors in the fog light holes (to look nice until I can...
  10. Would like to add rear camera to my 2010 Element w/navigation

    Hello all. I'm a newbie here and in need of assistance. I recently purchased a 2010 Element which includes the Honda navigation but no rear camera. I was wondering if any one knows if it's possible to add a rear camera to the navigation unit. I would prefer not to remove the genuine Honda...
  11. Replacing quarter glass window

    Problems & Issues
    Last weekend someone busted out the left side rear quarter glass window on my 04 Element. This is the curved window that wraps towards the back hatch. I purchased a replacement that's suppose to arrive before the weekend but I am struggling to find any real solid DIY instructions specifically...
  12. Replace a Utility Driver Side Left Rear Door Window Glass

    Maintenance and Service
    have the new window, any suggestions for adhesives. old window broken, so all attachment parts still on vehicle
  13. OEM Cruise Control

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Long story short, I'm getting my long-lost Honda Element back! When my wife and I split up, she took the Element, and I thought it was gone forever. I found it on a used car lot three years later, and I'm headed out next week to get it! I'm so excited. One of the things that I've always wanted...
  14. Aluminum C Channel Roof Rack Brackets

    Racks, Hitches & Towing
    Happy New Year ... E'ers! I'm pretty sure that someone quite recently posted a great build for a set of roof rack feet made out of aluminum C channel. They were coated up in a grey metal paint, and the dude had slotted out the roof garnish so things closed up nicely. Does this ring a bell to...
  15. Designing a temporary camping interior (flat pack style!)

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Hey all. here's the short version: I'm designing a flat pack temporary camping interior for the element. Figured you guys would get a kick out of helping me, I'll share the plans. I'll comment with my basic sketch so far, for input. Long version: I've been mulling over this idea for over...
  16. DIY Brake Bleed Bottle

    Maintenance and Service
    Tools Drill 3/32” drill bit ⅜” drill bit Vice Material Empty 32 oz /1 liter plastic bottle 3’ of ¼” plastic tubing 4” zip tie Extra cap for bottle (optional) Notes Pick a bottle with a flat base or a base wider than the top, so it will be less likely to tip over. You don’t want it too...
  17. Brake Bleed: 1-Person DIY

    Maintenance and Service
    This is my first DIY Post, so be kind with the comments... The whole operation took me 1.5 hours, including cleaning 2 clogged bleeder valves. Total cost: $14 Tools 10mm box wrench (6-point, NOT 12-point) Jack Wire brush Awl Material 32 oz / 1 liter DIY bleeder bottle 32 oz (946ml) DOT3...
  18. Custom Hula Girl

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    Hey guys! I wanted to customize my E with a Stormtrooper/Star wars theme so I'm slowly but surely getting all of my accessories while I save up for the bigger mods; grill guard, grills, tail light guards, roof rack, basket, auxiliary lights, leds, and finally a paintdip job. Today I added a...
  19. Kamp Kitchen

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    I stumbled across this today, and since I hadn't seen it here, thought I'd share. The link is attributed to a "Dave Baxter." Beautiful work. Kamp Kitchen
  20. Spoiler

    Do-It-Yourself / Mods
    As you can see by my description I drive a 2004 GGM Element and I was wondering if anyone has bought any type of aftermarket spoiler for the car or even the factory one if it is still around. I was wondering your thoughts and the price because I am not looking to spend too much but I don't want...