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Honda Element repairs by problem area

Engine (25%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (7%)

Brakes and Traction Control (10%)

Suspension and Steering (24%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (28%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (2%)

Other (5%)

Chart based on 473 repairs.
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Honda Element repair cost distribution

$2500+ (2%)

$1000 - $2499 (7%)

$500 - $999 (17%)

$100 - $499 (45%)

< $100 (29%)

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Chart based on 392 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

Honda Element problems by year

2003 - 2005 (66%)

2006 - 2008 (32%)

2009 - 2014 (2%)

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Chart based on 481 repair trips.
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Honda Element Problems and Repair Histories

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