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2006 Honda Element
Problems & Complaints
Worst 2006 Element Problems by Category
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- body / paint problems3NHTSA complaints: 5
- electrical problems3NHTSA complaints: 4
- engine problems3NHTSA complaints: 7
- seat belts / air bags problems3NHTSA complaints: 31
- AC / heater problems1
- interior accessories problems1NHTSA complaints: 12
- windows / windshield problems1NHTSA complaints: 12
- lights problemsNHTSA: 6
- fuel system problemsNHTSA: 2
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 2
- wheels / hubs problemsNHTSA: 2
- brakes problemsNHTSA: 1
- suspension problemsNHTSA: 1
- miscellaneous problemsNHTSA: 1
- transmission problemsNHTSA: 1
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