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2004 Honda Element
Problems & Complaints
Worst 2004 Element Problems by Category
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- interior accessories problems6NHTSA complaints: 23
- windows / windshield problems4NHTSA complaints: 104
- AC / heater problems3NHTSA complaints: 1
- electrical problems3NHTSA complaints: 7
- engine problems2NHTSA complaints: 11
- exterior accessories problems1NHTSA complaints: 6
- brakes problems1NHTSA complaints: 3
- lights problems1NHTSA complaints: 1
- seat belts / air bags problems1NHTSA complaints: 32
- body / paint problemsNHTSA: 7
- transmission problemsNHTSA: 5
- wheels / hubs problemsNHTSA: 5
- steering problemsNHTSA: 4
- suspension problemsNHTSA: 4
- drivetrain problemsNHTSA: 4
- fuel system problemsNHTSA: 3
- miscellaneous problemsNHTSA: 3
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