Honda Ridgeline Rattling Noise

Learn if it's a simple fix or time to seek out a trusted technician.

What are common reasons my Honda Ridgeline engine rattles?

While there are a variety of reasons your Honda Ridgeline is rattling, the most common 3 are the ball joints, struts or strut mount, or a problem with the sway bar links.
of the time it's
Ball Joints
of the time it's
Struts Or Strut Mount
of the time it's
Sway Bar Links

Get your Honda issue diagnosed by a professional

Find a high quality auto repair shop or dealer near you

Related Honda Ridgeline Questions

See what others are asking about their Honda Ridgeline. Get answers from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
Sounds like a lifter or valve tap. no check engine light. runs fine except for noise.

Related Honda Ridgeline Problems

Find the most common driver-reported problems that are to blame when a Honda Ridgeline engine rattles.
Noise and judder can develop from the rear axle due to differential fluid breakdown. replacing the fluid will commonl...

Honda Ridgeline Rattling Noise Repair Symptoms

A "clunk" or "knock" when turning or going over bumps can indicate a problem with a ball joint. The sensation is often felt in the floorboard. A repair technician may notice if...Read More
Struts and shocks that are broken or failing can cause a number of symptoms, most of which will make for a less comfortable ride. They include the following: A knocking, ratt...Read More