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Vehicle EX 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 5M)
Review In 2003, I hated them. They were square, somehow shy looking, and yet moved with unearned confidence. Then, in 2009, when a friend told me he was looking for one, I gave it a second glance. I test-drove one. Seven hours later, it was in my name. I bought my 2006 Element EX with 30,000 miles on it. Six years later, when the odometer read about 77,000 miles, I found it hit by a driver and totaled. Very sad. This Element is the perfect companion. It's resilient, adaptable, and always two steps ahead. It finished my...sentences. As long as I fed it oil and kept it up, it was dependable. In 2015, I'm looking to buy my second Element. I love this car, even if it's a bit nerdy and too forgiving.
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Available Honda Element 2006 Submodel Types: SUV
Available Trims: EX, EX-P, LX, SC, DX
Exterior Colors: Galapagos Green Metallic, Alabaster Silver Metallic, Galaxy Gray Metallic, Polished Metal Metallic, Atomic Blue Metallic, Nighthawk Black Pearl, Sunset Orange Pearl, Tango Red Pearl, Crystal Black Pearl, Rallye Red, Fiji Blue Pearl, Kiwi Metallic, Cargo Khaki, Citrus Fire Metallic, Magnesium Metallic, Omni Blue Pearl, Root Beer Metallic, Satin Silver Metallic, Shoreline Mist Metallic