These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment. The rear seats fold down easily, and can be swung up to the side, leaving an uninterrupted flat floor space. The Good Loads of interior room, a wealth of audio options, and some advanced drive-train technology make the 2006 Honda Element a practical fun-mobile. Honda suggests the lower half can be used as a seating surface for parties. Do not mix with other coolants especially silicated coolants , as this may cause gel formation and clog your radiator.
One of the most notable features of the Element is its pillarless, rear-hinged back doors. While the Element is a good, affordable vehicle for big dogs, it could be even better. Manufacturer Info Sources: 1-800-334-6632 -. I needed to press the bearing into the knuckle first, so that the spring circlip could be put in place, before pressing the hub into the bearing and knuckle assembly. The Element is a good vehicle for moving canines.
Recall Date 2016-05-24 Description Honda American Honda Motor Co. These features also make the Element a good dog car. I needed to press the bearing into the knuckle first, so that the spring circlip could be put in place, before pressing the hub into the bearing and knuckle assembly. Please see installation instructions before ordering. Honda designed the Element for young adventurers who need to haul wet or messy gear, but with the security of an enclosed cargo area. Pull up tight to a curb and dogs can step right into the large cargo area.
The aux-in jack above the glove box is clearly labeled. A bigger issue was wheelspin in the wet. When we reviewed the last year, we found beneath its bizarre, boxy exterior a practical, spacious people-mover with plenty of cargo room and a number of surprisingly advanced audio features. At times it almost seems to raise the rear load height. This is a pain for independently minded rear passengers who want to come and go as they please, or when tightly squeezed in a parking space.
One of the few changes is the availability of color-coded bumpers, which serve to smarten up what remains a--how shall we put it--unique exterior profile. Manufacturer Info Sources: 1-800-334-6632 -. The floor is covered in a urethane-coated material that resists water, dirt and scratches, and is easily cleaned. But people aren't going to buy the Element for its aesthetic design. A bigger issue was wheelspin in the wet.
But people aren't going to buy the Element for its aesthetic design. When it comes to your wheels, don't take chances. We found this combination offered adequate power for busy freeways in Los Angeles, but adding weight to the cabin, like a couple of 150-pound dogs, noticeably affected acceleration performance. That space can also be put to use by converting the Element into a camper van, by reclining front and rear seats and turning the interior into two beds. Pull up next to a wall and your passengers will find themselves stuck in an unexpected, intimate party, as they all get trapped between the two open doors. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138.
The 2006 Honda Element retains all of the preschool plastic controls, the ruggedized interior features including a urethane floor covering , and the engine options of its predecessor. They're raised off the floor a couple of inches higher than the front seats, giving back-seat passengers better visibility over the front seats. They'll buy it because it's one of the only cars on the market that can be hosed out and left to dry without incurring any real lasting damage to its interior fittings and fixtures. Note: This recall fully supersedes recalls 08V-593, 09V-259, 10V-041, 11V-260, 14V-351 and 15V-153. Genuine Honda carpet floor mats for Honda Element.
Its versatile interior makes the Element quite handy in certain situations, with its easy access and flat floor that's easy to clean. Curtain airbags, designed for head protection in a side impact or rollover, are not available on the Element. The backs of the front seats have large storage pockets. And, in a serious design flaw, the front seat belts are attached to the rear doors, so the driver or front passenger must unlatch their seat belts when rear passengers exit. Cargo room and interior versatility are two of the real selling points of the 2006 Honda Element.