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I just purchased a 2010 Honda Element. Yesterday when I got in it to go to the store, I could not get it out of park. I found a way to start it with a screwdriver. I don’t notice anything else like that it runs different or won’t shift. What can it be?

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have brake lights? Have any trouble codes popped up?

I haven’t checked the brake lights but no warning lights. I had not driven it over the past 4 Days. Yesterday morning it was making a very loud humming noise that everyone could have heard. Had no idea what it was or how to stop it. It seemed to come from the driver side. I will go out and check the brake lights real quick. Not going to disconnect from you.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Element yourself? What have you tried so far?

No brake lights. I have not tried anything to fix it.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No. That’s the only issue.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Honda
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Just so that I am clear- you did check the brake lights and all 3 are not working, correct?

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