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  1. Grinding/Clicking Noise | Only While Coasting In Gear - 2005 5-Speed Element

    Problems & Issues
    Hey Everyone, Just wanted to throw my issue out there for some feed back. Will be taking the girl into the shop soon anyways, but would really like to narrow the issue down. When driving up to speed <25mph I hear a grinding noise shortly after I let off the throttle. I could be in 2nd-5th gear...
  2. Grinding Sound During Acceleration AND Vibration

    Problems & Issues
    These are two separate but possibly related issues. 2011 EX 4WD Auto 77K Issue 1 3 months Under normal acceleration, before shifting into what I believe to be third gear, the car will make two brief (half second), successive grinding sounds. It does not do this consistently and I cannot...
  3. Growling/Grinding from Front Left when Accelerating from Dead Stop

    Problems & Issues
    Hello! I've been lurking around this forum for years, basically since I bought my Element brand new in 2007. She's never given me any trouble, until today... This morning, I noticed a grinding/growling sound from the front left of the car. I can feel the vibration of this sound in my left foot...
  4. Temperamental Transmission! - Help?

    Problems & Issues
    Hi all, I've had my E for almost 2 years now, and for the past few months or so, I've noticed that it has been occasionally fighting me when I try to put it into first gear; doesn't matter if I'm still moving or at a complete stop. It doesn't do it all the time, and I can't seem to find a...
  5. Manual grinding when shifting into 4th after inspection

    Problems & Issues
    Bought a used 2005 Element EX, 78K miles, manual transmission, about 3 weeks ago out of state. I had to have it inspected in my state (PA) and took it to a local Honda dealership today to have that done. I drove it off the lot and quickly noticed that it was suddenly grinding when shifting into...
  6. Rear brake noise

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 2006 Element. The rear brakes have always made an off and on noise when I apply the brakes. The noise happens when I apply the brakes. It is a soft scrapping noise. You can only hear it from inside the vehicle not outside. I just replaced the rear brakes and rotors at 37,500 miles...