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  1. Would Valves Have Been Adjusted When Engine Replaced

    First Generation Ridgeline (1G 2006-2014)
    Hi Guys, Quick question - My engine was replaced on my 2007 RT in 2012 (at 75k) due to water ingestion. The engine was replaced with a used engine (approx 75k) (insurance) at the dealer. Would the valves have been adjusted and the valve gasket replaced during this? I need to know as the...
  2. Engine Replacement

    First Generation Ridgeline (1G 2006-2014)
    New member - first post. If I misstep please let me know. 2006 RL with bad engine. Honda says to remove the engine from the bottom - has anyone ever taken it out the top? If so what did you run into? Also, has anyone ever put a Pilot engine in a ridgeline? All of my problems are on the bottom...
  3. 2009 engine on a 2007 truck?

    1G Problems & Issues
    Hello all, I own a 2007 Ridgeline. The engine started having a knocking and ticking sound and I am in the process of replacing it. A junk yard sold me an engine, the mechanic discovered a crack by the water pump, called the junk yard and they brought another engine to the shop. However, new...
  4. Is 135,000 miles safe from the '06 #4 cylinder?

    1G Problems & Issues
    Hey guys, Soon to be new owner here, just need to find a good truck to purchase. I am currently looking at a 2006 Ridgline RTL with 135,000+ miles on it. I've read the horrors of the #4 cylinder, so was wondering if I'm safe with this truck? The manufacture date is 8/05. From my research...
  5. 2008 RTL Engine failure @ 78k miles, cylinder #5

    1G Problems & Issues
    2008 RTL with 78k miles on it. In December I get a check engine code of p0305 cylinder 5 misfire while on highway @ 65 mph straight and level. Light cleared itself after a day. Had oil changed and inspection at Honda dealer and asked to have code investigated. No trouble found no codes or...
  6. 60000miles = new shortblock

    1G Problems & Issues
    Seeking input from members. I have a 2006 with 98000km. Extended warranty ended in November 2011. I started to have excess engine noise and had the vehicle serviced. Got the timing belt and a valve adjustment done (valves were WAY out). Noise was better but still evident. Described as piston...