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  1. Is it possible to replace the analog speedometer?

    Mobile Electronics
    Hey all! I just bought my first Element today! It's a 2004 ex. However, I was wondering if it is possible to switch out the analog speedometer with a digital one, as seen on newer cars. I know it's a shot in the dark, but hey, might as well ask. Thanks! Thegoodrobot
  2. Need Help With Dash Lighting!!

    Problems & Issues
    I've recently been messing with my dash in my 2005 ex and getting underneath it to install a radio and possibly put in new led lights. The radio was a success but after I started messing with some of the lights, I found that my dash lighting stopped working. The only things that still work are...
  3. Speedo noise. Speedometer noise

    Problems & Issues
    We have a new noise at 45 to 50. It is a hum/whine that comes from the dash. At first we thought it was some sort of wind noise but it seems to be coming from the speedometer area. I know the element does not have a speedometer cable but it sounds a bit like lube problems in older cars. By 55 it...
  4. Speedometer issues

    Problems & Issues
    I can't seem to find any rhyme, reason, or pattern to this so I thought I would give it a shot here before heading off to the dealership... I have a 2003 (first run), automatic with less than 75,000 miles on it. Driving with or without the cruise control on ect. The speedometer will just drop...
  5. Jumping Speedo

    Problems & Issues
    Hey Folks, Our '03 E has developed an issue. The speedo needle jumps erratically and the A/T shifts hard. Here lately its begun taking a moment to think if it really wants to go into drive. We replaced the two speed sensors but that made the shifting harder so we put the old ones back in...
  6. element issues. speedo, odometer, redlines at 4k RPMs

    Problems & Issues
    I found an element that im interested in buying. The asking price is 3500, which is great, but there are some potential severe problems that i'll have to fix to drive the car daily. My thought is that some of them might be connected in some way, but im not sure. The worst problem is that the...
  7. TSB 07-087, "Product Update: Gauge needles read inaccurately or fall off"

    Recalls, TSB's and Notices
    I just received a notice that the indicator needles on all of the dials can slip or fall off and the panel will be replaced.
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