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Checking the brake fluid in your 2008 Honda Ridgeline is easy and should be done once a month. On some Hondas, the owners manual suggests pumping the brake pedal 25 times before looking at the fluid level, be sure to check your owners manual to see if this applies to your 2008 Ridgeline. In addition to checking the brake fluid level, you want to look at the color of the brake fluid in your Ridgeline - if it is dark in color or it has been more than 2 years since you have changed it, you should consider having it changed - this will help make the internal components (which are expensive) last much longer.
If you need to add fluid to your Ridgeline, it is important to check your owners manual for the correct type to add - it likely be either DOT 3, DOT 4 or DOT 5, also known as silicone brake fluid. Be sure to discard bottles of brake fluid that are over a year old - brake fluid sucks the moisture out of the air and the water vapor in the fluid can quickly rust out the brake lines in your Ridgeline.
If your blinker doesn't blink, or blinks rapidly, you likely have a burnt out bulb2008 Honda Ridgeline RTL 3.5L V6
If you have an electrical component that doesn't work, try replacing the fuse first2008 Honda Ridgeline RTL 3.5L V6
Burnt out brake lights increase your chance of getting rear ended - check and change yours today2008 Honda Ridgeline RTL 3.5L V6
Don't send mixed signals - if your turn signal doesn't blink, or blinks rapidly, you likely have a burnt out bulb2008 Honda Ridgeline RTL 3.5L V6
Flushing the coolant in your car is not that hard and will extend the life of your engine tremendously - learn how here!2008 Honda Ridgeline RTL 3.5L V6
Learn how to diagnose and fix minor oil leaks in your car2008 Honda Ridgeline RTL 3.5L V6