rough rear end ride causes?

Asked by Jan 16, 2011 at 02:50 PM about the 2003 Honda Element EX AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My Element is riding like a stage coach, very rough ride in rear end even at low speed. Replace struts 2 years ago. Has anyone experienced this problem?

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could b a broken belt inside ur tire or if its snowed it could b snow built up and tires r off ballance

Hi Edward: That is something I will have looked at. Thanks for your help!

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I absolutely HATE our Element. We got the "Dog" edition so we could travel with our two dogs but the ride is SO rough that it bounces the crates around and we are all miserable. And forget going over speed bumps, even crawling jars everything in the rear. What a terrible purchase!

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