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Faulty ELD may cause head lights to dim and CEL on Honda Element

Problem Description and Possible Solution

On certain models a faulty Electronic Load Detector can cause the head lights to dim and the Check Engine Light to illuminate. The Electronic Load Detector needs replacing to fix this problem.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 139,000 (94,000–185,000)
2 model years affected: 2003, 2004
7 people reported this problem
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Turn on headlights and engine runs rough
Noticed lights dimming when turning fan on high, and when idling. Assume this is the problem but haven't tried the fix yet.
same issues as described