2006 Honda Ridgeline Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Honda Ridgeline
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2006 Honda Ridgeline ProblemsTailgate Will Not Open Because Sensor Rod is Too Long
A sensor rod that is too long can cause the tailgate not to open in the swing mode. Replacing the sensor rod will commonly correct this issue.
Some models have a problem were the transmission won't shift into fourth gear intermittently. This problem can commonly be repaired with a software update from Honda.
Honda issued a recall on some 2005 Ridgeline models due to a defective fuel pump relay. If the fuel pump relay fails, the car will stall or fail to start. For more information on this recall please click here»
2006 Honda Ridgeline QuestionsIn-BedTrunkSensorinthedashboardisalwaysonevenwiththetrunkshut,HELP (2 answers)
If I engage VTM-4 lock before light is on then disengage, the AWD works fine and warning light remains off. VTM-4 lock will only work if engaged while warning light is off.
I know how to remove and replace the compressor, I have the parts, the tools, and I know that the compressor is the issue 100%,I'm just having trouble getting it out, the last time I had to take it out I had to remove many parts and it took a lot of work and time. If someone knows an easier w...
2006 Honda Ridgeline RecallsDriver's Front Air Bag Defective
In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.
This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in southern Florida, along the Gulf Coast, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan and American Samoa. Upon deployment the passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will replace the passenger side air bag inflator to correct this concern.
This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in Florida, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Honda dealers will replace the affected airbag inflator modules to correct this concern.