Honda Element Problem Report
Honda Element Groaning Noise on Turns Due to Differential Fluid Breakdown
On 4 wheel drive models, a groaning noise from the rear differential heard while going through turns can be caused by differential fluid break down. Servicing the rear differential will generally correct this concern.
same problem, groaning noise - Visitor
Groaning noise when turning - Visitor
Noise in front and back but dealer claims they have tested and found nothing! - Visitor
Loud grinding noise when turning left or right...mostly right hard turns...change differential fluid myself and it stopped for about 3 or 4 days...then it started up again. Will drain the differential Dual Pump II fluid again and add another qt. - Trublulou
Makes noise during sharper turns. Today Honda suggested new differential fluid. - Visitor
My dealer changed the rear differential fluid, that fixed it but is only a short term solution. - Visitor
Groaning noise when turning at low speeds - Fish-Man
squeaking/groaning noise at low speeds and on turns. Mechanic changed out the differential fluid seems to have fixed the problem... well mostly still happens some but very infrequently and not as loud. - Visitor
After a while with groaning noises from differential, Honda finally replaced it. How often shou...
every time we leave the drive way. There are no other problems. we are changing the rear diff...
started with groaning sounds when steering hard at low speeds,seemed to be in the front(wheel b...
i have a couple of different problems that have been going on for over a year now and mechanics can't figure out whats wrong with it. when i go 35-40 mph the car will violently shake until i let of...