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2007 Honda Pilot EX 2WD 4dr

2007 Honda Pilot
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
18 mpg city / 24 mpg hwy
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December 24, 2013, 7:01 am

Dana Y
 

Question: why won't the rpm gauge go past 2500 rpm

when i am driving i hear strange noises comimg from the engine, and the in dash gauge does not pass 2500 rpm


January 8, 2014, 6:44 pm

Elizabeth K
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Does it sound like the rpms are higher, but the dash gauge is not registering it? Or are the rpms staying below 2500? If the engine sounds like it's revving up, the problem is likely minor and caused by either the dash gauge or the sensor for it.

'Strange noises' is too vague to diagnose online, but here's a link that might give you some insight into the noises:
http://www.cartalk.com/content/car-noise-emporium-27


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