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2008 Honda Ridgeline Engine Problems and Repair Histories

2008 Honda Ridgeline repairs by problem area

Engine (14%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (9%)

Brakes and Traction Control (15%)

Suspension and Steering (10%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (28%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (12%)

Other (13%)

Chart based on 93 repairs.

2008 Honda Ridgeline engine repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (0%)

$100 - $499 (11%)

< $100 (89%)

Chart based on 9 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2008 Honda Ridgeline 4dr SUT

247-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic AWD

182300 mi

US $356
Serpentine belt tensioner started to fail. Replaced tensioner and belt 
198000 mi

US $1650
Water pump making a noise and at this mileage, decided to replace timing belt, tensioner, water pump, coolant and plugs 
78500 mi

US $500
Timing belt tensioner went out and had to replace 
79000 mi

US $500
Timing belt tensioner went out so replaced timing belt and water pump as well 
128700 mi

US $860
Right motor mount. 
70000 mi

US $31
Connector behind the dash shorted out causing the radiator fans and the AC to fail. 
88700 mi check engine light p0420 rear catalyst/02 
51000 mi Ordered right side motor mount, needed replacement. 
51500 mi Replaced right side motor mount. 
48320 mi Rear main engine oil seal developed a leak. No repair yet. Waiting to hear from Honda Canada to see if they will cover under warranty. 
50220 mi

C $250
Rear main oil seal replaced. 
25000 mi Gas cap replaced after tighten gas cap message appeared. 
69000 mi

US $80
leaking rear main seal repaired under extended warranty 

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2008 Honda Ridgeline Engine Problems

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