1st Gen (2006 – 2014) Honda Ridgeline Problems

The 1st generation of the Ridgeline has a cumulative PainRank™ of 8.14. That can be compared against other Honda generations. Shopping for a Honda? So far, so good. But there are some warning signs to watch for.

Owners of the 2006–2014 Ridgeline model years have sent in 192 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (26%) followed by the interior (18%) and the body (15%).

Comparing Years in This Generation

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Honda model years.

Watch out for the 2006 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2014 10
4.61
2013 8
3.75
2012 7
5.18
2011 5
2.81
2010 1
0.47
2009 8
3.27
2008 33
8.9
2007 31
10.85
2006 89
33.39

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