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  1. Problems & Issues
    2005 Element EX with 135K miles. As anyone experienced this type of noise coming from the serpentine belt area? I have replaced the belt and tensioner which did seem a little wobbly. No luck. So I took it apart again and replaced the alternator and the o-rings in the power steering pump, even...
  2. Shoppin' and Test Drivin'
    Hello Everybody, I test drove my first element today and noticed when in drive only, at speeds between 40-75+ the transmission was making a whining sound. Since this is my first test drive, I wanted to ask you, owners, if this is considered a "normal" sound for the E, or if I should be...
  3. Problems & Issues
    My 2005 Element has 186,600 miles on it and I'm starting to have a lot of problems. I thought it was the transmission but AAMCO doesn't think so. They are getting a P2646 code which is the same code that caused the dealership to replace the VTEC Oil Pressure Switch two times previously, the...
  4. Problems & Issues
    So, I've had a noticeable tapping sound from the engine for a while now. The first thought was that the valve hights needed to be adjusted... which I did, but the noise is still there. What baffles me, is that if I put the car in park or neutral, there is no tapping, even if I rev it up. It...
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