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  1. Mechanic Gave Bad News

    First Generation Ridgeline (1G 2006-2014)
    Hey guys, Bear with me here as I don't know the terminology... I brought my 2006 RL with 215k miles into a very reputable import shop to do spark plugs and valve adjustment. It was recently finished, and they called me back saying this - "One of the valves is still ticking under a stethoscope...
  2. P0172 & P0175 but not running rich?

    1G Problems & Issues
    So I just picked up a 2006 Honda Ridgeline with 236K miles and the CEL on. Pulled P0302 (misfire on cylinder 2). Popped the hood and every single coil looked like it had gone 10 rounds with Mike Tyson. Replaced all of the coils and plugs and cleaned the EGR valve, no more P0302. I checked the...
  3. B4 DIY, it's that time! Pony up or dive in?

    1G Problems & Issues
    '06 I picked up 2nd hand about 3 years ago is now showing 97K on the clock. Original owner treated her nicely with dealer service at all indicated due dates. Since I've got 'er, I do all but the recalls myself. At the last oil change, while resetting that interval, the MM said something along...
  4. 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...
  5. 2006 RTL Will Crank But Will Not Start

    1G Problems & Issues
    I have a 2006 RTL with 298K miles. I have done regular timing belt changes, oil changes, it is well maintained. Yesterday the truck started to develop a rough idle. Would not start, but finally did after about 5 or 6 attempts. After it started it had a rough idle still, would run fine above...