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Honda Odyssey repairs by problem area

Engine (21%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (11%)

Brakes and Traction Control (11%)

Suspension and Steering (19%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (23%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (7%)

Other (8%)

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Honda Odyssey electrical repair cost distribution

$2500+ (4%)

$1000 - $2499 (12%)

$500 - $999 (22%)

$100 - $499 (44%)

< $100 (19%)

Chart based on 404 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2016 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

248-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 6-speed automatic FWD

3960 mi Passenger automatic sliding door stopped working 

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2015 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

248-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 6-speed automatic FWD

12000 mi Audio Unit Screens went black while driving twice Unit came back on at next start-up. Took pictures the second time, dealer could not duplicate, used picture for proof). Unit replaced under warranty. 
Alarm system going off by itself. Seems historically Honda has issues with hood switch for security. Parts not available, parts ordered, waiting for hood switch. 

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2014 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

248-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 6-speed automatic FWD

4000 mi Airbag light came on so I brought my vehicle to the dealership. Recall was being issued by Honda for airbag harness. Retrofit kit from Honda seems to have fixed the issue. 
43000 mi

US $100
Pinch sensor in driver sliding door had a crimp and was preventing automatic closure, but could still manually open and close. Sensor was re-aligned and issue resolved. 
53300 mi Sliding door opens internittently 
9300 mi

US $96
Battery died and had to be replaced 
AM/FM was very poor reception..much static, cut in and out. I was able to repair the connection (cleaned contacts) rather than a replacement side window with the antenna. 
27000 mi

US $15
remote for rear entertainment system stopped working, battery replaced. subwoofer stopped working, replaced. 
24000 mi Passenger side sliding door window was very slow, especially in colder weather. Dealer determined a new motor was needed. Head unit would not boot up properly once a week or so. Start the vehicle and both LCD screens would stay totally black. Head unit replaced, but required returning to dealer three times get repair completed correctly. 

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2013 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

247-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 6-speed automatic FWD

6200 mi One pair of wireless headphones was crackly. Being replaced under warranty. 
89000 mi

US $100
Replace battery 
130300 mi

US $2500
Right sliding door would not close on occasion (especially when cold) 

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2013 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

247-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 5-speed automatic FWD

56000 mi

US $150
Battery died and was replaced at pepboys but this locked out radio and Bluetooth. Had to go to dealer for passcode. Complained to dealer 3.5 year seems early for battery to die. They said its due to computer and auto doors eating charge. 
31000 mi driver side (left side) auto power sliding door sometimes would not auto open even pressing key on remote or inside the car, or pull the handle multiple times.. it would not open. Have to wait for 30 sec. or so and try again.. 

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2012 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

247-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 6-speed automatic FWD

44300 mi

US $135
Battery and alternator needed to be replaced. 
36000 mi Nav screen had lines in it, dealer replaced screen. 
2000 mi blind spot warning malfunctioned, could not turn it on. dealer reloaded software, worked for 2 days now the problem is back. will visit dealer again soon. 
2700 mi as previously reported with defective blind spot sensor. reloading the software didn't help, tech then replaced blind spot sensor control unit and problem solved. 
2000 mi Car battery died due to leaving radio on over night. Memory function would not work for the seats & mirrors. Dearler had to reset & reprogram the Compute & stated this will have to be done whenever the battery goes dead. 
29700 mi

US $390
Passenger side HID headlight was dim with a pink hue. Replaced full HID assembly. 
45000 mi

US $100
Replaced 
16000 mi Van would not start, battery would not hold a charge overnight. 
48000 mi AC was not cold enough. Dealer checked for leaks and recharged system. Front parking sensor malfunction. Sensors replaced by dealer under warranty. 

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2012 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

247-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 5-speed automatic FWD

35000 mi

US $150
Battery died 
36500 mi One of the outlets does not work intermittently. 
31000 mi

US $200
TPMS fail had to be replaced. 
31000 mi

US $137
After low battery required a jump to start the vehicle Power doors stopped working and ABS systems failure light came on. Ended up being a battery failure and the battery was replaced. 
30000 mi Airbag light on. Dealer unable to fix 
26040 mi Key transmitter was not working, and the key was replaced and programmed to work with the van. 
41000 mi

US $100
We learned the hard way that Honda's battery warranty used to be 3 years with no mileage limit, but now it stops at 36,000 miles. Save yourself $100 and have the dealer test and replace your battery under warranty before you hit 36K. 
6000 mi DVD player would begin playing while monitor is closed. Replacement display monitor ordered, but has not been installed. 
8700 mi Display monitor ordered earlier in year came in. Had display installed. 
9900 mi Front wiper motor stopped working. Motor was replaced by dealer. 
25000 mi Passenger's side window cannot be raised or lowered from driver's side switches. 
36000 mi

US $120
New battery 
9300 mi After the winter on the first warm day, came to find that the AC was not blowing cool air although I heard the compressor engage. 
16000 mi Driver side AC did not work. Cleaned system and recharged. 

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2011 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

247-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 6-speed automatic FWD

3000 mi Rear-view camera was very fuzzy from delivery and had to be replaced.  
22700 mi Broken DVD player 
2000 mi Reset tire pressure monitoring alert 
30760 mi Rear hatch door won't close by itself. 
32860 mi Check TPMS light on. 
40300 mi Side mirror fail to tilt down when parking. 
54000 mi

US $140
Tpms sensor replacement 
158000 mi

US $600
broken alternator took out battery too 
3100 mi Low battery warning comes on before or after the car is turned off/on. Could not be replicated (although I did for them when I picked it up). Dealer called Honda for direction. Waiting for honda to figure out a solution. 
14880 mi I was getting a low battery warning 
34080 mi Lights over drive and passenger stopped working but would still draw power! Module replace under warranty. 
51000 mi AC stopped cooling air. Cause was a broken tube to the evaporator. Tube was replaced and system recharge performed under extended warranty. 
26000 mi Replaced Navigation screen. 
59000 mi Bad nav 
31300 mi Battery was replaced - slow starts. 
36000 mi

US $500
Tire pressure monitors replaced. 
48000 mi

US $280
Door sensor on rear sliding door replaced Tire pressure sensors replaced (again) 
16000 mi Every summer for 3 straight years...there was no AC after the winter. First was a leaking o ring, then next year couldn't find anything and finally 3rd year before warranty ran out, it was the condenser that needed to be replaced 
17300 mi Hard drive went dead, radio constantly reset itself and gps was non existent. Hard drive was replaced and got a call to say that it still didn't help, then they found out the radio was defective too!!! 
19000 mi After replacing the condenser last spring, I have no a/c for the 4th year in a row. rnThe situation has escalated to the BBB Auto Dept. Talking to american honda is no help, want to just "offer" a free diagnostic test, and that's it 
4960 mi Navi system went dark. Recall on Windshield wiper rod. 
9920 mi

C $285
Recall on low Battery warning signal 
39520 mi

C $711
Sliding door motor repair 
3300 mi Battery Management System, provided false warnings for 8 months before Honda could provide a fix for the issue. Very common problem. They reprogrammed the sensor. Vehicle failed to start. Had to call a tow truck to boost the vehicle. I then drove to the dealership where they replaced the battery. 
5360 mi Drivers key fob not working 
42160 mi

C $160
Battery replacement light came on - OEM battery replaced with Motomaster Eliminator AGM 

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2011 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

247-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 5-speed automatic FWD

11780 mi TSB for low battery warning light fixed with software update.  
33640 mi 2 recalls for rust and rivets. As well DVD system headphones need to be changed due to static noise. 
60760 mi

C $350
Reverse parking sensors stopped working properly. I had to buy 4 new sensors and install them. Also had to replace a cable on the battery. 
The bluetooth system was replaced. 
44000 mi

US $1500
Alternator failure 
12700 mi update to software to eliminate "low battery" message. 
51000 mi

US $130
battery was replaced 
111000 mi

US $596
Alternator was replaced 
116000 mi

US $220
had to have the battery replaced. 
13020 mi Update of battery monitoring system (From TSB). The monitoring system was in fault and continuously reading low battery in cold weather. There were other significant repairs, but were related to contaminated gasoline rather than fault with the vehicle. 
5000 mi Photo sensor for the auto headlights (also inputs to the auto climate control) is far too sensitive - only turns lights off when dashboard is in direct sunlight - technician said he couldn't replicate but I demonstrated for service manager. 
7000 mi Nav screen randomly goes crazy - only way to reset is to turn off vehicle and restart. Honda TSB 11-022 covers replacing the screen, although despite me asking, the dealer did not have the part in stock and has to special order. Replace photo sensor 
7700 mi Replaced nav screen under TSB 11-022. No problems subsequently. 
21000 mi Bluetooth connection for iPhone4 does not work sporadically. Dealer stated no recalls and other Hondas have issues w/ iPhone4 but not other iPhone models. The iPhone4 has no issues with many other vehicle bluetooths. Design deficiency. 
26000 mi Second key broke - replaced under TSB A13-100 
28000 mi Battery died suddenly. Multiple efforts to jump it finally successful then all the dash lights came on. Towed to dealer who reset computer and all was OK - battery was OK and not replaced - could not diagnose problem. Car is fine now. 
6000 mi Parental Error on DVD. TSB to update software fixed problem. 
25000 mi Again, returned to the shop to report the tailgate motor not closing the tailgate. Dealer could not duplicate, so no repair attempted. Asked to look at it again since it happens often. Said nothing they could do unless they witness it. 
27000 mi The rear power hatch still not automatically close 100% of the time. Dealer can't reproduce and won't look at the videos I showed them. Says they have to witness it in person. No attempt to repair if they don't see it malfunction. 
28000 mi Power liftgate still intermittently working. After five trips to the dealer without a fix, complained to American Honda Motor Co. and dealer management. Dealer replaced liftgate motor 74961-TK8-305 under warranty. 
43000 mi Battery weak & replaced under warranty. 
19000 mi XM Radio module had to be replaced due to static, hissing noise, and frequent loss of signal. 
54000 mi

US $105
Replaced battery. 
63000 mi

US $250
Replace TPMS sensor and reprogram system 
27000 mi Door made squeaking/creaking noise when closing. Door track was greased and motor was replaced. The problem was solved. 
48000 mi

US $100
Tire pressure monitoring system: one wheel sensor failed. Sensor was replaced. 
61000 mi

US $75
Tire pressure sensors 
133000 mi

US $1066
Replace alternator and belt, $300 
48980 mi

C $50
Change battery message on cold start. Charging system check shows battery failed test. Honda warranty only covers 2 years. 
50840 mi

C $150
Replaced factory battery with higher cca aftermarket battery. Honda battery only offered with 2 year warranty. 
58280 mi

C $500
Alternator failed. Was able to reach dealer who performed diagnostic. Quote for repair was astronomical and only guaranteed for 1 year/20k km. Took van to independent for repair. Trip to independent shop for alternator replacement. 
3000 mi Headlights malfunctioning intermittently. Progressively getting worse. Technician could not duplicate problem. Will be bringing vehicle back in for follow up. 
4000 mi Bad headlight switch. 
8000 mi Low battery indicator kept coming on. Dealer switched cable. No further episodes. 
45000 mi Replaced battery at 43,000 miles due to warning indicator. Since then, getting random near daily message indicator stating "CHANGE BATT". Battery checked out ok at Honda dealer and they could not reproduce problem. Still getting warning ms. 
52700 mi tire pressure sensor went bad in front tire. Replaced. 
58900 mi

C $240
electric sliding door stopped working 
33000 mi Nav locked up and was unresposive 
35500 mi Nav and radio nonfunctional 
70000 mi Rear tailgate automatic lift jerking during lift motion. Dealer replaced lift motor. 
52000 mi Battery about 3 years old. would barely start the car. 
11700 mi Tail gate lift was hesitating when opening 
17700 mi Bluetooth droped. My phone then reconnects happens often 
25000 mi tail gate lift motor loose, hesitates when opening poping noise from speakers when you start van back tail light (3rd brake light) housing that hold bulb melted to bulb! Tail gate lift hesitates when opening 

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2010 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 5-speed automatic FWD

125000 mi

US $870
Alternator went out. Battery had to be replaced again. 
146000 mi

US $50
The driver rear sliding door has stopped working 
31000 mi I think the seat warmer on the driver's side is intermittently turning itself on. The dealer said they couldn't trace any evidence (has to be in the on state for them to find an issue). 
86000 mi TPS Sensor went bad on left front. (Second TPS sensor that has failed since purchase). Replaced free under extended warranty. 
99000 mi Two year battery went bad. 
56000 mi

US $311
Rear window will roll up. 
52000 mi

US $500
nav & audio controls unreliable 
52000 mi

US $250
sliding door stopped working 
49000 mi

US $90
Cold would not start in cold weather 
48300 mi

US $700
Alternator failed. Started failure in November, but dealer couldn't diagnose. Failed 100% in early January and was replaced. 
7000 mi

US $22
Nav system reboots/restarts intermittently. Dealer wanted the car for a day so that they could duplicate the problem. Am travelling from TX to MI and back. 2 weeks vacation trip with family. Decided to take car back to TX dealer.  
74000 mi

US $871
Alternator failed while enroute to Houston, TX from home. Drove 200+ miles with "Check Charging System" warning light ON. (Light came on intermitently. Would go off and then come back ON). Car became underivable and all system failed 1-by-1 
34000 mi

US $80
TPMS Error code. Took 2 days to figure out how to reset it. No parts needed. Not covered under HondaCare warranty. 
41000 mi

US $125
Replaced OEM Battery at 40K miles/5 years. Acceptable. 
139000 mi

US $280
Battery failed load test. Dealer recommended replacement 
37000 mi Battery died 
29300 mi Wouldn't start; battery was drained by bad A/C compressor relay. Required tow after getting jump start and hearing loud screeching noise and seeing smoke from hood. 
37820 mi Check and replacement 
45280 mi Replacement of battery after electrical system check 
79300 mi

US $800
Tire Pressure Monitoring Sensors failed, 5 replaced. 
59000 mi

US $290
TPMS sensor failure. Sensor replaced. 
86700 mi

US $650
Sliding door issue again. Motor needed replacing. Other door had problem 6 months earlier. We have no kids and the doors do not get abused. 

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2010 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

17000 mi Right rear speaker replaced. 
36000 mi

US $81
Electrical switch that controlled the rear brake lights needed replacement 
48000 mi

US $450
Alternator had to be replaced 
19200 mi

US $84
power locks activate by itself. Dealer could not replicate. 
23300 mi Power locks activate repeately on their own 
36000 mi Lock issue never fixed because could never replicate. 
3900 mi Rear window washer never worked from day 1. Wasn't an issue until there was a melt in February and couldn't clean the rear window. Dealership said the line was pinched during assembly of the vehicle. They unkinked it and it works now. 

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2009 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

75000 mi

US $550
Sliding door 

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2009 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 5-speed automatic FWD

40000 mi

US $24
Tire sensor malfunction 
43000 mi

US $300
Previously ordered tire sensor was replaced. 
80000 mi

US $50
Rear vent window not working correctly. Motor replace by dealer under purchased waranty for 50.00 our cost. This is the second vent window motor we have had to replace. Common problem on this model. 
106000 mi

US $300
Replaced alternator. 
35000 mi Positive battery cable corroded again. Turned out to be crack in battery. Replaced battery & positive battery cable. 
43300 mi

US $150
Factory Battery would no longer hold charge 
76700 mi Sliding door on passenger side is acting up. Was unable to replicate the exact problem at the mechanic's so no repair was performed. 
73000 mi

US $15
HVAC would not cool. Diagnosed and replaced faulty relay. Labor N/C, relay was $14.00. 
106000 mi

US $100
Airbag warning lamp on. 
67000 mi

US $300
When AC is turned on works fine for a few minutes up to hours but all doors in the ac system close up and no cool air is sent in to the cabin of the car. Strangely enough I opened the drink holder on the dash and the problem went away....... 
33700 mi Burnt out chmsl 
92300 mi

US $400
Found refrigerant leak in the condenser. Replaced the condenser. 
95000 mi

US $200
Replaced the alternator. 
30000 mi Bluetooth speakerphone too noisy on the other end of the call to hear the driver. Owner has tried several different Bluetooth phones to confirm. Shop tried balancing/rotating tires. Did not fix. 
36300 mi Nav system failure. This seemed to fix it for about two weeks but it continues to fail on occasion. 
200 mi Brand new vehicle was delivered to us with a broken DVD player. It would not load DVDs. The dealer did the repair under warranty for free and had to replace the unit. Poor build quality! Had to take it in twice for the repair! 
59700 mi

US $700
The starter started making noises at around 62k miles whenever the car was started and usually in the morning or sitting idle for at least 6 hours. 
69000 mi

US $1000
Noise originated around the timing belt area. Found out it was the alternator that needed to be replaced. Also had the valves adjusted because it was also making some tapping noises. 
26500 mi Dealer replaced "sticking AC compressor relay," and re-charged refrigerant. Warranty. Compressor was running too long causing high pressure release of refrigerant via safety valve. 
15961 mi Replaced dead battery. Van died for the 3rd time. Van is 15 months old. 
52000 mi Starter died 
77000 mi

US $109
Battery died after 24 months in service. Was not covered under the warranty, because, previous battery was also covered under the warranty by HONDA. Warranty Replacement is only honored once, then the 2nd battery carries only 1 year of WRTY 
15000 mi Driver's seat heater came on without switch being turned on. Dealer checked and could not find any problem. 
57300 mi DVD Headphones stop working intermittently. 
88300 mi

US $257
The AC relay died on a trip to St. Augustine and shorted out my battery the following morning. I had to replace (today) the battery and the AC relay (the relay was under warrantee). Battery and freon were on me. 
69440 mi Navigation, does not work, will costs thousands to fix. 
68200 mi

C $800
Leak in compressor. Replaced with new compressor and recharge the system. 
104000 mi

US $315
Replaced power door actuator motor. Replaced passenger side front door window regulator. 
56000 mi

US $250
AC solenoid 

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2009 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

15000 mi Passenger airbag warning light would intermittently come on and off. Sometimes flashing on and off. Informed dealer and they said the seat covers I had on the passenger seat were hindering or touching the seat sensor for the warning light 
35000 mi Sliding door wouldn't lock in the open position because of a faulty sensor. 
46000 mi

US $98
Battery needed replacing. Covered by Honda since it was under 36 months. 
61300 mi

US $88
AC was low on freon. 
72000 mi

US $170
AC valve was leaking. Shop fixed and recharged system. 
123000 mi

US $80
Front vents have quit working and no cold air from rear vents. Will get fixed when I get the money. Suspect blower motor and need for r134 recharge. Airbag light on. Will get looked at when I get the money 
129000 mi

US $170
replace blown fuse and bad blower motor. Airbag light not throwing codes 0 so no repair attempted. 

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2008 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

41000 mi CD Player failed - Honda replaced it. 
42000 mi CD player failed again in three weeks. I just returned it on lease. 
45880 mi

$100
Battery failed before 40,000 kms with the previous battery. Changed by myself. 
82460 mi

$120
The car would not accelerate after stopping at a red light in warm days and heavy traffic conditions. The transmission would go to neutral. The problem was resolver by replacing the battery with one of higher Amp capacity. 
110300 mi

US $2700
A/C Compressor replace, evac and recharge 
121000 mi

US $61
Replace TPMS Sensors 
76000 mi Switch for AC was replaced at a cost of approx $200 
118000 mi

US $350
Replaced relay, and recharged. 
78000 mi Tire pressure sensor not working 
67000 mi Power seat motor needed replacement.  Steering wheel controls for cruise and radio needed replacement. 
70000 mi TPMS needed to be reset and calibrated. 
74000 mi Replaced major A/C component 
43400 mi

C $110
Battery replacement 
66340 mi

C $70
TPMS light on, Kal Tire replaced driver side front sensor. Now the low pressure warning light is on! Kal Tire is having difficulty with computer. stupid new tech causes more problems than it fixes. 
70680 mi Batteries out in TPMS sensors. 
78120 mi

C $120
TPMS system still giving me grief, jobber sensors stopped working shortly after installation I'm kicking myself for going aftermarket. I haven't got the sensors replaced yet. I will probably cut my losses and get OEM ones. 
95460 mi

C $425
replaced burned out HVAC control bulb. 

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2008 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

241-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 5-speed automatic FWD

13000 mi Outside temp indicator inaccurate. 
78000 mi

US $500
Alternator failed. 
26000 mi Lighted letters on radio went out. 
27000 mi Radio light went out 
70000 mi Sliding door sometimes gets stuck and doesn't finish opening or closing. 
76000 mi

US $50
Driver's side sliding door stopped working. 
1000 mi Tire Pressure Monitoring (TPS) light came on. Shop had to reset the system. 
48000 mi

US $35
Rear brake light went out 
130700 mi

US $80
AC system purge and charge. 
148000 mi

US $300
AC Compressor and dryer replaced under extended warranty. 
54000 mi problem with electric locks--lock actuator replaced 
119000 mi

US $350
blower motor switch 
120000 mi replace battery 
3100 mi Rear DVD player wouldn't read discs (ERROR on front display and FOCUS ERROR on rear display). Replaced under warranty. 
38000 mi

US $520
Failed tire pressure monitor control module. Replaced. TPMS system was showing errors on dash and not working. 
117000 mi

US $750
Replaced alternator 
17000 mi XM Radio Antenna replaced due to failure of the stock one.  
95000 mi New radio. 
235000 mi Replaced the alternator 
85000 mi

US $70
Tire pressure light came on in the car. Refilled the air but continued to come on. I took the car to the dealer and they said that the TPS was rusty and that it is pretty common. They fixed and there have been no problems since. 
97000 mi

US $500
Alternator failed was not repairable. Replaced Alternator 
94000 mi

US $120
Battery replaced. 
94000 mi

US $527
Battery warning light came on. Alternator made whining noise and was replaced. 
44500 mi It had a window mysteriously roll down while driving which the dealer fixed before I bought it. Its documented that it needed to be checked out, some electrical short somewhere. Update: Happened again a little over a month later. 
500 mi Fuse blown so DVD Player wouldn't work. 
28000 mi DVD player would keep spitting out discs. Dealer confirmed defect and ordered new one. 
103000 mi

US $1100
AC was not operating. A broken relay was repaired. 
99000 mi

US $300
Bad alternator 
137300 mi

US $280
Also purchased light bulbs (all) to replace climate control unit bulbs. $50 for the bulbs. 
13020 mi

C $50
faulty tire pressure monitor. Had to return to shop the next day to get it reset again. 
202000 mi

US $133
AC on drivers side was warm sometimes. Added refrigerant and checked out system. 
31000 mi

US $36
Light housing ordered Map light housing installed 
79000 mi

US $200
Automatic climate control failure 
141000 mi

US $130
Had to replace alternator. 
107000 mi Needed new starter 
89300 mi

US $400
Humming sounds when driving 
18000 mi The on-board system shows the rear door to be open and the interior light is illuminated, though the door is tightly shut. 
100300 mi TPMS - Tire Pressure Monitoring System. Batteries are weak. Need to replace with next tire purchase. Not working presently. 
37000 mi Battery destroyed; large amounts of corrosion on positive battery pole. Replaced battery, replaced positive cable. Return trip to seek source of slow drain. Also, interior dashboard button backlight illumination partially failed. Ongoing. 

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2007 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 5-speed automatic FWD

45000 mi

US $750
AC Condensor "hit by rock" (from dealer Ohio East Honda) and AC stopped working. AC Condensor replaced. Honda Ody has mfg issue with grille in front of car not being fine enough to prevent rocks and road debis from hitting Condensor. 
45000 mi AC stopped working - Last time - Condensor replaced - this time it was AC compressor Clutch.  
61000 mi dvd player did not play disks. part was removed and repaired and then reinstalled. 
71000 mi horn won't work, nothing done about it yet 
80000 mi

US $125
horn and washer pump not working 
100300 mi

US $987
compressor clutch failed - unit replaced 
126000 mi

US $700
Replaced climate control module 
123300 mi

US $717
Problems with automatic doors needed repair. 
44000 mi

US $483
Coil of A/C compressor burnt. Replaced with new OE coil. 
149000 mi

US $172
BLOWER RESISTOR (HEAT SINK) 
33000 mi Passenger window sticking; lubed and cleaned channels. 
214000 mi

US $50
Relay was bad so A/C wasn't kicking on. 
150000 mi

US $100
AC compressor was randomly turning itself off. Mechanic diagnosed bad compressor relay and replaced the part; all works well now. 
141000 mi

US $92
Replaced an A/C relay, $12 and ten minutes. 
59000 mi Sliding door didn't always open or close. Door motor replaced. 
95000 mi

US $850
Sliding door would not open. Replaced motor and additional parts. 
126000 mi

US $153
Replace a/c relays 
102000 mi

US $200
a/c recharge 
102300 mi

US $400
Pinhole in rear ac line. Took two trips to properly diagnose. 
69000 mi Battery intermittently loses voltage overnight. Two new batteries have not fixed problem. Sometimes goes a week or two with no problem. Electrical shop cannot identify problem. Sticking relay??? 
70000 mi

US $200
Car was in an electrical specialty shop for one week. Finally determined that battery (3 mo old, Interstate brand) had an intermittent short. Shop replaced with different brand. Seems highly unlikely that two batteries would have failed. 
71300 mi

US $400
After days of diagnostics, it was determined that the battery (4 months old) had an intermittent short. Replaced it (Interstate) with a Sears Die Hard. No problems since replacement. 
75000 mi

US $500
intermittent loss of nav/xm radio/cd player. Nav unit rebuilt by Alpine (unclear if they found any issues with it) but problem remains. Currently, it appears that the XM receiver is responsible. Unplugging it restores Navigation. 
75000 mi

US $125
Intermittent (and then continuous) loss of navigation, XM, and CD functions was traced to a failed Music Multilink component. 
20000 mi Intermittent Electrical - With headlights on, dash lighting flickers between dimmed (nighttime) and bright. Also, windshield wipers only worked on high. Also, idle slightly rough during same intermittent periods. Dealer could not duplicate. 
21000 mi The second time the problem occurred, they kept the car for a week and ended up replacing the battery, the battery cables and the "relay box." It was a newly recognized problem that my dealership had not gotten the memo about until they searched. 
174000 mi

US $428
Alternator died and left my wife and kids stranded for hours. Had to have it towed to the shop and arrange for alternate transportation for the family. This is our only car with car seats. 
3000 mi Driver side AC was not blowing cold, passenger and rear was cold. Apparently, refrigerant was not filled all the way up at factory. 
4000 mi Air conditioning was leaking freon. Dealer ordered new hoses, provided rental vehicle. Problem fixed after 3 days. 
6000 mi A/C was still blowing warm air - mechanic found bad schrader valve - replaced and recharged system 
16000 mi TPMS indicator light came on, which based on manual indicates problem with sensors, not low tire pressure. Shop added air to one tire, said light went off, came back on during trip home and stayed on -- problem not really fixed. Again asked them to fix TPMS problem to get light off. Again, they did something, said it was fixed, but light came on during trip home, and has remained on since. Not fixed. 
1000 mi Sliding door would not lock and then became lodged in a semiclosed position. Replaced auto-closer. 
49000 mi

US $110
Passenger air bag warning light came on due to loose/bad connection. $110 to repair and repair. 
157000 mi

US $10
Headlight 
170000 mi

US $375
Replace AC condenser & dryer due to holes in condenser. Price includes about $100 for an AC inspection (to diagnose) and the recharge after repairs were complete. 
180000 mi

US $10
AC compressor clutch relay was bad causing parasitic battery drain. It took several hours over several days to diagnose. Car was driven during, but battery had to be disconnected every time it was parked, so I marked no on #4 since most wouldn't do that. 
20000 mi Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) trouble indicator was lit and extinguished several times during a 300-mile drive. Technician pulled several codes indicating a bad TPMS sensor but decided problem was due to tire pressure being set too high. 
25000 mi Van taken to a different dealer to investigate TPMS problem. Told that TPMS control module needs replacement. Part was placed on order. Returned with van the following week for part replacement. Told that wrong part was ordered and would have to reorder. 
34000 mi After second dealer failed to contact me about ordered part, took van to yet a third dealer for the continuing saga of the TPMS fault indicator intermittently lighting. Again diagnosed as faulty control module. Part ordered, have appointment for install. 
43000 mi

US $100
Motor replaced in driver side sliding door. 
27900 mi The electric doors on both sides sometimes open half way, or open and then automatically close. Sometimes, they work normally. Dealer says they could not replicate problem, so lubed doors mechanism. Symptoms still persist. 
50840 mi

C $40
tpms sensors could not be reset by owner. Add to go to Dealer... 
76460 mi

C $800
Both electric door motors broked 2 weeks from each other. Replaced whole assembly on pass side. 
189100 mi

C $1350
Alternator/ignition/battery replaced- stereo system damaged by electrical malfunction of alternator, not repaired 
143000 mi

US $1000
A/c compressor failed 
86700 mi

US $105
Replaced weak battery. Last changed 5 years ago. 
101000 mi

US $580
Replaced starter due to signs that it may be failing 
51640 mi

C $120
Replace battery as the old one die 
77120 mi

C $100
Recharge the AC 
40000 mi

US $280
Power sliding door malfunction. Had complained previously. Dealer unable to duplicate. Now the motor completely crapped out, dealer replaced. 
73500 mi

US $1800
Door on drivers side and rear window on passenger side stopped functioning. 
109000 mi HVAC system stopped blowing air on driver's side. 
46000 mi

US $900
The heater core was half dead and one side of the dual zone climate was pushing cold air. Mechanic replaced a bunch of dash lights at the same time 
48000 mi

US $200
The AC compressor o ring was blown and no more fluid inside the AC system. Replaced o ring and recharge AC 
50000 mi

US $85
The AC compressor relay blew out and ac was coming in and out while driving. Was dreading that possibly the o ring was broken again, but it was just a relay 
40000 mi TPMS warning light was on the dash. Replaced a defective sensor on the second trip after resetting the sensor on the first trip. 
108000 mi

US $50
TPMS sensor light lit. Shop reset the sensor throwing the errors and the light stayed off for a few days, then lit again. Another trip will be required to replace the sensor. 
111000 mi

US $150
TPMS sensor had failed 
123000 mi

US $300
A/C Clutch and Pulley needed replacement 
161000 mi

US $35
lock actuator replaced on drivers side door 
28000 mi AC did not work when purchased, fixed AC line. 
132000 mi

US $962
Compressor had to be rebuilt. 
34680 mi Judder associated with vehicle stability assist 

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2007 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

53000 mi

US $50
Non-working CD player. Replaced it with used CD Player from other Odyssey. 
142000 mi

US $500
A/C Leak Water leaked into door electrical connector, causing various electrical issues (locks not working, no high beams, no turn signals, etc). 
78000 mi

US $112
Replaced AC valves and charged AC system 
157000 mi

US $250
Doors 
159000 mi

US $255
I had coolant flushed, oil changed, new air filter,and license plate lights repaired. 
91000 mi

US $276
The fan stopped working. Even though the A/C light came on, the fan and defroster were dead. 
120000 mi Air conditioning compressor replaced. Power sliding door motors both replaced. 
132000 mi

US $75
tire pressure monitor sensor 
77000 mi

US $120
Replaced original battery for the first time. 
65000 mi

US $864
Alternator died, leading to death of battery also. Replaced idler pulley on dealer recommendation. 
80000 mi

US $180
Battery cable corroded through and broke off. Terminals had been serviced less than 6months prior at dealership and was under warranty but couldnt get appt for 2 days b/c the # of recalls so took it to AAA. Also replaced battery. 
162680 mi

€2500
A/C Not working, multiple issues, replaced compressor and most of system. 
170000 mi

US $450
ac stopped cooling 
61000 mi Both of the automatic doors on our van have been giving us trouble for about two years now. You have to attempt to close them three or four times typically before they will actually close. 
86000 mi

US $1250
Air conditioning stopped blowing cold air. Replaced condenser 
58560 mi

C $670
AC lines to rear corroded and needed replacement. 
98000 mi

US $100
A/C compressor clutch relay failed. 
117000 mi

US $300
Battery light came on. Alternator making noise and not putting out full voltage. Alternator replaced. 
99000 mi

US $1500
Replaced compressor. Not blowing cold air. 
134000 mi

US $1000
Dead compressor. Replaced compressor and condenser. 
79360 mi

C $215
Daytime running lights and park lights would not turn off even after vehicle was turned off. Battery was drained and when restarted, problem gone. Replaced the battery and the problem has not reoccurred. 
52000 mi

US $750
Sliding door does not latch. Door motor replaced. 
68000 mi

US $500
No blower. Replaced variable resistor 
74000 mi

US $550
Very loud screech when starting. Starter replaced. 
75000 mi

US $750
Power door electrical and mechanical failure. Repaired. 
77000 mi

US $800
AC clutch burned out, AC relay failed 
84000 mi

US $995
Video system failed 
88000 mi

US $300
Brake pedal switch failed. Not able to move trans selector out of park. Switch replaced. 
103000 mi

US $2650
AC relay failed. AC clutch burned out. AC system discharged. Hot water valve for heater stuck closed. No heat. 
19000 mi The Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) light came on, indicating a problem with the tire pressure system which detects tire pressure. Advised by dealer that the sensors have been reset. Problem did not return again. 
166700 mi

US $800
Also had to replace a thermostat relay 
6000 mi The sliding doors froze and when you start the car the air conditioning cluch grinds. They could not reproduce the freezing of the sliding door and I was told that all Hondas make that noise when started. 
9000 mi cd player doing weird things; not playing, feeding, ejecting. Replaced stereo, works fine. 
54000 mi Battery kept loosing charge. I was told it was a bad alternator. Replaced under warranty but problem persists. 
122000 mi Optima red-top battery died after 3.5 years of service. 
18700 mi Left sliding door would intermittently stop sliding open and close. 
22000 mi left motorized sliding door would sometimes fail to open completely. 
63000 mi

US $1481
AC not blowing cold air. Shop found mechanical failure of compressor. Compressor and dryer desiccant element were replaced. 
85000 mi

US $850
Battery cable broken at connection to postive terminal of battery. Cable was replaced. 

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2007 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

98000 mi

US $200
Bad relay 
11000 mi TPMS defective. Light came on and stayed on even though all tires were at correct pressure. 
14000 mi The tire pressure monitoring system failed. First, it falsly reported low pressure in one or more tires, then later, decided the system was at fault. 
40000 mi Fixed TPMS 

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2007 Honda Odyssey 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

37700 mi CD changer would not accept disks. Entire radio/CD changer replaced. 

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2006 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

8000 mi Motor for water sprayer broken. Also, squeaking window and door was not fixed....not covered. 
56000 mi

US $1350
AC went out, only blowing hot air. part was replaced 
56420 mi

C $900
Rear wiper motor 
180000 mi wiper motor 

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2006 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 5-speed automatic FWD

20000 mi Intermittent problem with XM radio. Problem did not happen while tech had vehicle. Has repeated since then. 
129000 mi

US $608
Replace failed alternator. 
152000 mi

US $100
Replaced leaking Schrader valve and recharged system. 
152000 mi Bad compressor clutch. Chose not to repair. Replaced vehicle. 
15000 mi Lights out in second and third row of the cabin. Local dealer could not fix it durign a routine oil change. Will attempt a repair/diagnosis next week. 
15000 mi loose connection behind dash. affected interior lighting. Not a fuse problem. 
84000 mi

US $1300
Compressor failed 
167000 mi

US $40
Put two cans of refrigerant in to repair slow leak. 
92000 mi

US $100
Replaced with remanufactured starter 
93000 mi

US $30
replaced ac thermistor 
40000 mi DVD unit for rear-seat entertainment died the week we bought the van. Repaired at no cost under Honda-Care extended warranty. 
100700 mi Starter replacement. 
116000 mi

US $590
Replaced starter 
104000 mi

US $600
Alternator replaced, along with tensioner and belt. Changed tensioner and belt. 
91000 mi

US $125
Replaced alternator 
95000 mi

US $15
Car would have dead battery over night. Found excessive current draw. Replaced 3 relays in fuse box under hood for a/c and fans. 
109000 mi Replaced bad alternator. Not charging 
82000 mi

US $8
Brakelight on one side burned out. Took awhile to get the taillight off, get anew bulb from Kragen install and replace taillight. Never had a Japanese lightbulb fail before... 
89000 mi

US $500
Condenser broke due to something striking it. Stupid design, very low with no protection. Honda has since settled a class action that offers a screen (free) if it is installed at a Honda dealer (which costs). 
70000 mi

US $320
automatic door not closing 
79000 mi automatic door sometimes not closing, especially if parked uphill. 
49600 mi

C $200
Battery suddenly died and car was not able to receive a boost. Dealer says after 4 years this is normal. Battery replaced, but problem has reoccured twice. 
138000 mi

US $350
Starter drawing a lot of charge but barely turning the engine. Starter replaced. 
44000 mi We had to have the gauge cluster changed out due to a failure to read the correct speed. Was 15mph off. 
95000 mi HVAC-not working at idle 
28000 mi

US $200
A/C system not cooling. Low on refrigerant. No leaks found. Recharged system. 
43000 mi The rear hatch actuator was not functioning properly (hatch would not lock or unlock without manual intervention).  
80300 mi Had to replace an air conditioning relay. 
95000 mi

US $800
Alternator not working. need replacement 
187300 mi

US $850
SRS airbag control module reported a malfunction, no accident, just turned the airbag light on one morning! now waiting for new module to be shipped, dealer does not have one in stock. 
193700 mi

US $2380
Starter failed while in shop for timing belt replacement. It failed before they even got it into the work bay! Never had a starter problem prior to this, there was no warning whatsoever. Starter replaced while in shop. SRS light repaired (from previous issue). SRS module was NOT problem, the molex connector at module was cracked (from manufacturer?). Shop replaced molex connector and reset SRS computer. 
93000 mi

US $50
Cd changer jammed 
59240 mi

C $110
Dead battery and not recharging. Caused by worn out / disintegrated connector/clamp that connects the cable to the battery + pole. Bad contact was preventing charge of the battery and use of the battery to start the car. 
89440 mi

C $120
Rear windshield wiper motor dead - replaced myself. 
107540 mi

C $67
Replaced the headlights (one was burned) 
16000 mi CD Player non-functional. 
72300 mi

US $200
Front passenger side window regulator. 
99000 mi

US $550
AC Motor blower module 
165000 mi

US $450
Gurgling/bubbling noise from cabin Alternator 
41000 mi

US $150
Switch heater for front passenger switch need replacement. 
15000 mi Bad driver's side front power window switch 
23000 mi Freon leak, no air conditioning. Found the problem in the condenser, it's on order. 
23000 mi Condenser replaced, AC system recharged. 
92380 mi

C $230
Replaced the motor for the rear windshield wiper 
23000 mi One of the headphones from the rear entertainment center was not working. The dealership replaced it with a new one under warranty. 
70000 mi

US $400
Replaced starter for about 600 at around 70000 miles. 
80000 mi

US $600
Had to replace air condenser for crack at around 80,000 miles. 
112000 mi

US $350
Rear window wiper stopped working. Corroded and nonfunctional. Have to replace whole motor and assembly, reportedly no other way to do it. Common problem on Honda forums 
132000 mi

US $930
and a few lights replaced on brake lights.  
123000 mi Headlight change and repair 
58000 mi

US $220
Replaced resistor for fan control for heat and a/c. Repair was easy once diagnosis of bad resistor was confirmed. 
194000 mi battery failure 
22000 mi DVD player operation was intermittent, usually becoming inoperable after 30 minutes of use. Dealer replaced under warranty. 

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2006 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

25300 mi

US $250
Failed AC relay. 
53000 mi

US $270
Battery harness replaced 
67700 mi

US $1200
2 window actuators.  one sensor for gas cover. 
82000 mi

US $220
Bad ac relay 
126000 mi

US $409
Fan blower resistor replaced. Fan did not work. 
80600 mi

C $300
Lighting for climate control buttons on dash had failed and required replacement. 
98500 mi

US $500
Starter broke three days later. Replaced it. 
100000 mi

US $180
Power sliding doors broken. 
156000 mi

US $110
Starter went bad all at once. Starter tested ok once. Tested again (after trying everything else) and it failed. Got a refurb starter and all is ok. Seemed require removing at least 27 hard to reach bolts. A royal pain. 
165000 mi A/C intermittent. At first, driver side was heat, passenger was cold air. Lubing cables under the dash helped. But now compressor just isn't coming on, some days worse than others. Perfectly cold when it is on. Thermostat? Cables? 
13000 mi The a/c vent on the ceiling of the van, in the second row, driver's side, broke, so that when you tried to direct air to a specific spot, only one vane on the vent turned. These rest did not. 
96100 mi

$900
Fail on start motor 
124620 mi

C $100
Replaced AC solenoid as AC was not cooling. 
145700 mi

C $1600
Electrical automatic sliding door failed. Actuator and motor assembly had to be replaced. 
95000 mi

US $47
2 electrical tests and replacement of battery. Costs partially covered under warranty. 
93000 mi

C $145
battery cable clamp badly corroded. Car would no longer start. Dealership replaced entire battery harness assembly 
103380 mi

C $180
recharged the AC coolant 
87000 mi

US $230
blower motor resister replaced 
76260 mi

C $650
No cranking, vehicle towed to shop, starter diagnosed and replaced. 
97320 mi

C $300
rear window wiper motor quit 
100000 mi

US $200
Alternator solenoid out 
140000 mi

US $500
Needed new starter 
141000 mi

US $500
Needed new alternator 
162000 mi Ac stopped working. No air from front vents rear had air flow but not cooling. 
184300 mi

US $840
Alternator failed, ceased charging and started whining noise, caused battery failure. Replaced alternator and battery. 
16000 mi Navigation control unit failed. No map, radio or rear camera display on screen. Unit replaced. 
119000 mi

US $190
Alternator bad, needed replacement. Battery light on dash lit up indicating no charge. New not available, only re-manufactured. 
64440 mi

C $140
Climate Control display backlight inoperative. Replaced Climate Control backlight bulb 
40920 mi

C $650
Passenger side door closing mechanism. 
43000 mi

US $44
My wife accidentally jammed the CD changer. In the Odyssey, the NAV screen automatically lowers itself to provide access to the CD changer. Since the changer was jammed, the screen was stuck in the 'down' position. Probably user error....but Honda 'too 
238000 mi

US $850
Power sliding door. After ten years, my three sons finally killed the electric motor on one of the sliding doors. 
87000 mi

US $950
A/C relief valve blew letting out most of the coolant. The noise was so loud that we had the car towed for fear of hurting the engine.  
39000 mi

US $150
van would not start. lights went on but no power. Then it started and we took to dealer. Needed to replace cable to battery. 
80000 mi

US $475
there was a hole in the condenser 
99000 mi AC Hose debris and leak - covered by HondaCare 

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2006 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

8000 mi Car no longer recognized driver 1 key fob so none of the computer customizations such as seats, doors, windows,mirrors and locks could be used. None of the technicians knew how to fix the problem which turned out after three days to be two buttons. 
8000 mi Air conditioning panel wasn't plugged in fully which caused intermittant operation. 
13000 mi

US $78
Noisy power sliding door motor. The motor was replaced. 

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2006 Honda Odyssey 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

20000 mi

US $70
did not seem to cool on long trips 

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2005 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

200000 mi Right Side Rear Sliding Door Latch Assembly malfunction. Would latch and four seconds later unlatch. Door opened while driving and would not stay shut. Disassembled rear door, removed latch and lubed seized spring that operates microswitch. 

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2005 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

255-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD 5-speed automatic FWD

39000 mi

US $67
Sound intermittently drops out on rear entertainment system. Shop could not duplicate problem. 
132300 mi CD player stopped functioning. Requires replacement of entire head unit. Over $600 new, but easily found in good condition on eBay for well under $200. 
24000 mi DVD locks up 
24000 mi Installed replacement DVD player 
109000 mi

US $600
Evaporator leak. replaced and recharge. 
54000 mi Battery cell shorted: replaced battery 
136000 mi Repaired air control motor for HVAC 
153000 mi

US $100
Ventilation would not change from front vents to defroster. Mode control motor stopped working. Removed and cleaned, still not working. Replaced, now works intermittently. Wiring harness tests ok. Appears to have bad HVAC CPU. 
160000 mi

US $100
Replaced HVAC CPU, problem solved 
165000 mi

US $800
AC Compressor failed 
70700 mi

US $500
Power sliding doors failed. Dealer failed to completely fix power sliding door. 
94000 mi Power sliding door fails to close automatically. Must switch to manual to close. Too expensive to repair so will just live with it. 
109000 mi

US $500
AC clutch replaced, valve replaced and refrigerant recharged. 
48000 mi Replaced parking switch under extended warranty. 
67000 mi Replaced console lights under extended warranty. 
114700 mi

US $65
Bad aftermarket spark plugs. Replaced with standard OEM models and worked fine. Battery also had bad cell, replaced and worked fine. 
69000 mi

US $1395
Air compressor failed. Was replaced 
52300 mi power sliding door quit working 
54000 mi power sliding door not working 
80000 mi

US $700
Replaced starter 
220000 mi Air compressor had to be replaced 
227000 mi

US $2500
A/C compressor replaced.  
68000 mi SRS airbag lite comes on intermittently- replaced driver seatbelt switch 
82500 mi

US $614
replaced alternator 
62000 mi The Driver's side window would not Roll up. Dealer stated run channel was dry and dusty. Lubed run channel. 
119000 mi SRS airbag light was on, dealer determined seatbelt buckle was defective, replaced the buckle. 
140000 mi

US $900
Driver's side sliding door wouldn't operate A/C stator failed 
180000 mi Powrsliding door I/O reset computer 
183000 mi

US $200
Power sliding door error light is on. Power sliding door inoperative. Tried resetting the power slide door computer. Works for a couple days then stops working. 
103000 mi

US $300
Power Sliding door failed to operate. Dealer reset system and replaced one part-- failure returned.  
104000 mi

US $50
Power Doors would no longer work. Dealer reset system and it worked only temporarily. Door failed again. 
106000 mi

US $350
Cruise control switch stopped working. Cruise control will not turn on. 
108000 mi

US $345
Cruise control switch will not engage Battery replaced 
116000 mi Light in the parking sonar switch does not work. Light bulb needs replacement and dealer quoted repair cost to be close to $100. 
117000 mi

US $25
Light switch for interior lights stopped working. Replaced. 
118000 mi Driver side seat belt clamp failed and check airbag light in the dash appeared due to the failed clamp. Driver side seatbelt latch stop working. Check airbag light will come on even when seat belt was fastened. 
128000 mi

US $1000
TPMS Sensors needed to be replaced. Cost $1,000.00 
128000 mi

US $700
TPMS light came on. Replaced all TPMS Sensors but problem was not fixed. TPMS Control unit located in the roof area had to replaced. 
108000 mi

US $750
Replaced condenser...2nd one replaced in 3 years 
78000 mi

US $78
Dashboard lights was out on climate control. Had to replace 4 lightbulbs, 
85000 mi

US $100
Broken dash board lights went out again. 
103000 mi

US $350
AC coil clutch failed, coil replaced 
27000 mi Passenger-side power door wouldn't automatically close fully when cold (had to manually close door). Passenger door fixed. 
116000 mi

US $100
Driver's side sliding passenger door software had to be reset. 
124000 mi Broken compressor 
136000 mi

US $150
Dead Battery 
148000 mi Starter 
88000 mi

US $1700
AC worked when engine is cold then stopped. Did this for a few days then stopped working. Took vehicle in and dealer said problem was bad AC compressor. Replaced. Measured resistance for clutch coil was out of limit 7 ohms instead of 4. 
121700 mi

US $798
Driver door lock stopped working  Sliding door quit opening all the way. Regulator? failure. 
160000 mi

US $1000
Clutch and compressor 
166160 mi

C $25
car failed to start 
171740 mi A/C compressor failed 
62000 mi

US $470
Starter broke. Needed replacement. Difficult to access - labor normally 30 min took 2 hrs. 
120000 mi

US $624
Starter was failing, working only intermittently. Needed replacement. 
103000 mi

US $450
Starter failed 
15000 mi

US $25
Blower for the feet of the driver's side is barely perceptible, even when on the highest setting. 
110000 mi AC leak from faulty condenser. Over 800 dollars to fix and will not repair. 
143000 mi

US $15
Power sliding doors quit working. Electronic issue. 
143700 mi

US $5
Motor for power sliding doors had corrosion. Removed power door actuator and cleaned contacts, reinstalled. Works for now... 
161000 mi The CD changer didn't work. Not fixed. 
186000 mi

US $120
Bad starter solenoid, replaced whole starter. 
133300 mi

US $160
Car would not start. Found ground cable for battery was corroded to the point it was not grounding battery anymore. Replaced ground cable and also replaced starter as preventative item. 
176000 mi

US $350
Starter replaced and negative battery cable. 
140000 mi

US $300
Would not start. Starter failed. 
140700 mi AC not working well when idling. Condenser fan motor not working. When I took it apart, a great deal of black power fell out, "liquid brushes". I found a similar motor on a Nissan at Pull-a-Part and put that on for now. 
159000 mi

US $85
AC Compressor clutch stator failed; a known fault on these Denso compressors. We replaced the stator (the coil) and recharged the system, something that could have been avoided by repairing the compressor ON the vehicle. 

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2005 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

255-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

81000 mi Several of the climate control buttons no longer illuminate at night. It's annoying but we can live with the problem. 
83000 mi

US $4
Replaced burnt out climate control light bulbs with Radio Shack bulbs. All buttons now illuminate. 
85000 mi The car suddenly would not shift out of park so we had to use the manual override button with the key. It was a blown fuse. Other symptoms were the horn and brake lights did not work, but I did not realize this until after reasearching it. 
144000 mi

US $65
Car began running hot during a long trip to NYC. A/C went warm; I rested the system and problem did not recur. Took it to shop. Mechanic thought it could be a failing A/C fan and replaced a fuse. Told me to watch for recurrence.  
148000 mi

US $180
turn signal switch had too much play and needed replacement 
48300 mi Repair CD Player  
82300 mi

US $1500
Replaced the motor that blows air for the AC. 
57000 mi

US $25
Both low-beam headlights burnt out. 
72000 mi

US $12
Replaced Passenger side headlight bulb. 
132000 mi

US $120
Battery died, although no lights were left on. rnrnAlso, large patches of paint are peeling off, although I have not had it repaired. 
90000 mi Bad A/C clutch and leaking evap 
37200 mi

C $2200
A/C not working, high pressure valve faulty, replaced. 
15000 mi Rear window jammed 
240000 mi

US $484
Car wouldn't start. Replaced starter 
255000 mi Replaced AC compressor + Recharge 
86000 mi

US $1100
Started failed on vacation in Orlando,FL. Had it towed to a Honda dealer. The Starter, outside PS CV joint boot and battery were bad. The starter was dead in FL, but the CV joint boot was not bad before we left Indiana. 1 day out of CPO. 
96500 mi Airbag light would go on occasionally. Research pointed to the drivers seat belt latch. Honda warranties these for the lifetime of the car. Had it replaced which fixed the light at no cost. 
22000 mi

US $12
A cd was stuck in the cd player, and the entire player had to be replaced (parts ordered, not installed yet). Cd was destroyed when the dealership removed the cd player. 
25000 mi  
43000 mi A/C went out while on roadtrip, so recharged with one can of 134. Dealer couldn't find leak, but evacuated and recharged system and added dye. Told to drive for 7-10 days and bring back to see if dye is visible. 
49000 mi Since it had been 6 months and 6K miles after the first visit to the shop, I brought the van in because the extended warranty was expiring soon. The dealership found a small leak at the compressor and got Honda to pay to install a new compressor. 
102500 mi

US $435
Engine did not start. No click noise and would not jump start. Tapped on starter and it started right up. Replaced starter. 
110000 mi

US $1000
Air conditioner compressor clutch failure. Replaced whole compressor 
117000 mi

US $400
Starter stopped working 
121300 mi

US $700
Compressor died 
129000 mi

US $500
Alternator died, starter was fine 
142000 mi

US $1200
Alternator died 
93500 mi Audio system replaced - CD player failed to insert or return discs. 
121000 mi

US $90
A/C recharge 
74400 mi

C $100
A/C was not working. Shop recharged system. 
81220 mi

C $600
A/C line needed to be replaced due to pin hole leak. 
99180 mi

C $200
A/C Recharge 
104500 mi

US $450
Starter failed; starter replaced. 
106700 mi

US $250
Front passenger window motor stopped working and had to be replaced. 
115000 mi

US $75
A/c did not work. Fan would only go on at the highest speed. And, no cold air. After internet research, discovered the problem was with a thermal switch located under the dashboard. Bought part and replaced with instructions found on net 
119300 mi

US $180
Driver side window glass collapsed and the window motor had to be replaced 
37000 mi

US $95
AC stopped working intermittently. Turned out to be the compressor which is what I told them originally I thought it was. 
236000 mi

US $130
Starter failed at home in the driveway.rnReplaced it myself for the price of a rebuilt starter. 
188300 mi

US $1500
The air conditioning compressor tied up. Serpentine belt broke after the compressor clutch assembly started on fire. No damage other than to the compressor. Compressor,condenser,dryer, and refer.valve replaced/system recharged 

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2005 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

60000 mi Cassete deck autoreverse quit; deck ordered and replaced. 4 wheel alignment done. New cassette deck installed. 

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2004 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

38440 mi

C $25
no heat. solenoid defective. alarm systen going off intermittently. cleaned contacts, back again. pulled out the horn relay so neighbours not bothered. called honda. said they had no idea why. internet reported similar occurances. no fix reported 
40920 mi cruise control stopped working. did not take to dealership to repair. will wait to get back to Canada. 

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2004 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

240-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

109000 mi

US $1350
They also replaced the HVAC diverter flap door motor. 
160300 mi

US $56
Replaced failing door lock solenoid in the rear door hatch (cargo area). 
54000 mi Rear side window motors replaced. Also, steering wheel wobble noted - wheels balanced but wobble remains a problem unsolved. 
201700 mi

US $400
Replaced battery / starter cable 
45000 mi

US $250
passenger side window motor failed 
159700 mi

US $146
Power door lock switch broke on driver's side. 
161700 mi

US $1233
Shraeder valves leaking. Had to repair and clean out the system, $300. 
52000 mi seat motor would not go back or up. Motor replaced. Speakers were cracked and sounded horrible. Replaced all speakers. 
70000 mi Window just dropped, it was repaired 
70000 mi Sliding door lock not working with remote 
83000 mi Driver window and passenger door lock didn't work. Parts replaced. 
94000 mi Air conditioning stop working, AC hose had a pin size hose, hose was replaced and system was recharged. 
98500 mi AC Condenser was leaking. Part was ordered and replaced. AC Blower was making a humming noise, part is ordered and will be replaced in coming days 
99000 mi Blower moter was replaced 
73000 mi

US $300
AC controls 
154000 mi Seat belt issue 
173600 mi

C $320
and new starter were required. 
181000 mi

US $130
The transistor for the blower (on the climate control system) was replaced. 
98000 mi

US $100
Driver Side Sliding door would not lock/unlock reliably. Lock actuator replaced Passenger side rear vent window stuck in open position, motor replaced. Drivers side window would continue to try to roll up after reaching end of travel. Window regulator motor replaced. Steering wheel mounted audio controls not always doing the expected function. Repair would have been $280, and according to Odyssey forums, of questionable efficacy. 
120000 mi 12v power outlet in center console had come loose. Had to remove several panels and re tighten the back of the plug. Took about 45 minutes using directions from the Odyssey club web site. 
123000 mi

US $207
Front passenger side window regulator had to be replaced. 
24000 mi Steering wheel audio controls malfunctioned. I took it straight to the dealer as it was doing it so they could varify beause the problem is not consistent. They told me they would have to make an appointment to find out what it is. I told them there wa 
37000 mi Steering wheel controls stopped working properly for the 2nd time. Improperly fixed first time, and I suspect it will do it again as soon as the warranty runs out. Big hastle at dealer,and Honda motor corp. Will never buy another. 
71000 mi

US $12
Headlight out on passenger side. I replaced the bulb myself with a new bulb purchased from a Honda dealer. 
51460 mi

C $500
Shifter position sensor replaced. Would not move out of Park. Could not get into Drive. Would not unlock shifter. 
85000 mi Leak developed in line fitting and fluid leaked out in one day. Replaced fitting and also replaced blower fan bearing. 
94000 mi Problems with balky sliding rear door. Now problem with electrical motor rear window. Told some corrosion and should work, but think there is really a motor problem. 
95000 mi Replaced both rear window motors. Extended warranty, otherwise about $1000. 
117000 mi

US $40
right headlight low beam failed. replaced both sides. 
127000 mi

US $240
a/c failure; diagnosed as discharge hose, parts ordered 3rd party; changed oil (synthetic) 
128000 mi

US $240
AC compressor discharge hose leaking. Diagnosed leak with dye. replaced hose, dryer, o rings, evacuated and recharged system. Note replacement part did not fit, had to bend pipe.  
133000 mi

US $40
electric power door controller fail and wiring fault 
86000 mi Left channel of rear entertainment system works intermitently. DVD unit was sent to honda for diagnosis & repair. audio connections were checked. 
73000 mi

US $340
A/C was not working and fan was only working on high and not middle fan speeds 
128000 mi

US $250
SRS Computer Module failed and needed to be replaced. 
79000 mi The condenser is noisy- was told it was belt and not the condenser. (2nd time for this issue, first time was told couldn't duplicate the noise when I clearly hear it without a problem). 
98000 mi Auto up down stopped working on drivers side. 
88000 mi

US $520
Right and left vent window motors replaced 
129000 mi

US $636
Replaced dashboard cluster and clock light bulbs. 
152700 mi

US $552
Replaced alternator 
79000 mi Headlight replaced. 
165000 mi

US $180
Sliding doors would sometimes not close or lock. Replaces a sensor to allow it close and lock. 
229000 mi

US $44
Light for clock was out, and several lights behind temperature control were out. Replaced them myself in about 2 hours. Job required taking out two large and complex parts of the dash. 
163000 mi

US $150
bad alternator. replaced it myself and back to running good as new. 
138000 mi

US $996
All lights in climate control burned out, Lights for ODO, Hazard switch, TCS switch, Cruise controll switch, and drive indicator switch bulb burned out. 
176000 mi

US $150
Outside A/C compressor bearing bad (making noise). Replaced A/C clutch and problem is now fixed. 
203000 mi

US $300
Alternator quit working, replaced with reman from Honda. 
225000 mi

US $50
A/c hose leaking. Replaced and system recharged. 

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2003 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

107260 mi

C $250
DRL Lighting relay went. Buzzing sound from under dash until lights were turned on 

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2003 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

240-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

128000 mi

US $350
Belt tensioner for a/c seized - replaced ; also wheel alignment due to horrible roads in minnesota 
277000 mi

US $60
Both headlights failed on low beam within a day of each other. Both replaced with aftermarket elements. 
101300 mi

US $200
Won't start - replace starter. 
102300 mi

US $150
Leaking coolant - replace AC/heating valve. 
100700 mi

US $150
Air conditioning did not work. It was a switch. Also sliding door not closing properly. Too expensive to fix so I am closing manually. 
89900 mi

C $50
Low Windshield washer fluid sensor failed causing the warning light to stay on. Had the dealer simply disonnect the sensor. 
91760 mi

C $1000
SRS light on. One impact sensor and controller replaced. 
141980 mi

C $750
the "D' light was out. replaced all the trans indicator lights at the same time. 
159000 mi

US $400
compressor failure 
161000 mi

US $100
repaired valve 
120000 mi

US $300
recharged ac, replaced transmission fluid 
78000 mi The radio would not receive XM. The radio needed to be replaced. 
120000 mi

US $58
Replaced transistor unit that is part of the air conditioning / heating system. Fan would only operate on high setting, and A/C would not cool. 
65000 mi

US $75
Window regulator broken, had to replace. 
75000 mi

US $80
Window regulator broke. 
91700 mi

US $70
driver window regulator broke 
52000 mi

US $600
car has intermittent starting problem rear window vent motors not working, $250 each to replace so decided repair not worth money 
114000 mi

US $144
Our neighbor had a similar problem on a 2002 Odyssey. Turned out to be the "blower resistor pack." Requested dealer to not diagnose, just replace the resistor pack. The fix succeeded. Working as normal again now. 
84000 mi Left rear window motor failed and was replaced. Wiring harness to power steering system pressure sensor was manufactured too short, causing wire to eventually pull out of plug and sending false reading to engine management computer. This caused erratic idle speed. Dealer stated they had seen this man 
158000 mi

US $50
blower control module needed to be replaced 
75020 mi

C $260
faulty Daytime Running Lights (DRM) module. 
96100 mi

C $150
R&R schrader valve 
117180 mi

C $252
replace passenger door lock actuator 
137000 mi

US $40
A/C was blowing warm. Pressure in the system was low - added 2 cans of R12 and pressure stayed up and is blowing cold. 
254700 mi AC freon was not so cold so using recharge 1 small can and problem solved. 
85000 mi

US $75
System would not cool and turned on heat alternately 
99000 mi

US $50
Passenger window lift failed, replaced with new unit. 
91000 mi

US $300
Ignition switch worn out - had to replace it and 2 worn keys 
72000 mi

US $200
Drivers side heated seat stopped working. Actuator on drivers side sliding door stopped working. 
81000 mi

US $1061
Radio controls on steering wheel not working. Needed to replace buttons. 
128000 mi

US $900
Replaced hoses on A/C system and recharge 
136000 mi

US $280
Replace hose to compressor. had hard to find pinhole leak between hose and fitting. looks like poor wormanship during hose manufacture (crimping) 
148180 mi

C $10
rear power windows intermittent problems (known issue with thermistor on the motor) 
120700 mi

US $1200
evaporator coil needs replacing short in electrical system causing steering wheel to lock and blocking ignition, cost several hundred dollars (400, I think) to find the short and rewire 
105000 mi

US $120
replace starter motor 
43000 mi

US $200
Electronic switch on Passenger rear/side door was bad causing the door to not operate from the door handle outside when closing. Replaced dash panel light behind clock. This takes over $40 in labor due to removal of dashboard. Needed the radio code which we did not have - had to remove the radio from the dash and get the code. 
54000 mi

US $100
Passenger rear window was unreliable and would only open and close on a whim. Motor was determined to be the problem - replaced. 
98000 mi

US $1050
Replaced a/c compressor and blower resistor 
37200 mi Corrosion in electrical connector between power steering pressure sensor and engine computer was causing erratic idle. Dealer wanted $100 to fix although I had found a Honda "Service Notes" document online that described the problem... 
108000 mi Fan blower very noisey. Cleaned out leaves 
95000 mi replace radio and CD player. 
US $20 Faulty parking/brake switch self-replaced. Car would not disengage from Park to other gears. 
114000 mi

US $212
Front passenger window suddenly started dropping (loud pop followed 30 seconds later by a second loud pop) for no apparent reason. Window inoparable. Shop replaced broken window regulator. 
115000 mi

US $270
A/C stopped working. Shop said it worked intermittently but for my purposes it did not seem to work at all. Replaced R+R blower motor resistor. Replaced R+R front passenger window switch not working. 
137000 mi

US $511
Starter failed. Removed and replaced. 
57000 mi driver's side seat heater failed 
103000 mi

US $180
STARTER MOTOR FAILED 
188000 mi Rear wiper not operating. Shaft that wiper arm attaches to corroded. Disassembled cleaned and greased parts and and reinstalled. Further testing showed that the wiper motor was no good. Decided to do with outthe rear wiper. 
193000 mi

US $210
Rear air conditoning lines corroded and leaking. Replaced lines myself and had repair shop charge system 
222700 mi The motor for the passenger power window went out. I replaced it and install the new one. 
237000 mi

US $350
window motor went out and replacement acting up. Hazard signal noise is continually on, etc. 
265000 mi a/c going out, weak even after recharge. 

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2002 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

240-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

177000 mi

US $400
All dash lights came on, battery was losing charge due to failed alternator which was replaced 
164000 mi

US $3200
An intermittent wiring issue that disabled the power left rear door and the rear heater fan at the same time. The right rear door was okay. Guess is that Tranny fluid got in connector... 
219000 mi

US $100
driver window would not operate. Motor replaced. 
216000 mi

US $300
Replaced A/C system hose with leak and recharged A/C 
201700 mi

US $15
Right Headlight bulb burned out. R&R'd bulb. 
216300 mi

US $420
Replaced Alternator 
221000 mi

US $12
Right headlight bulb replacement 
222000 mi

US $7
Replaced Battery 
224000 mi A/C Cooling inop 
138260 mi

C $141
SRS light on. Replaced driver's seat belt buckle. 
135000 mi

US $700
A/C compressor, condenser, expansion valve 
75000 mi

US $70
Rear window motor broken. 
81000 mi

US $100
heater fan resistor assembly failed 
89000 mi

US $2000
AC compressor broke. Replaced. AC vacuumed, leak repaired. 
99700 mi

US $600
alternator seized.  
121000 mi

US $200
Drivers window did not operate. Replaced window motor and some other parts. 
162000 mi

US $5
Door switch, responsible for turning on the dome lights broke - replaced switch, less than 5 minutes to repair 
185700 mi

US $300
sliding door issues, and lock issues 
309000 mi battery and terminals replaced 
130000 mi

US $530
Sporadically all warning lights would come on (1 week). Alternator went out and left me stranded at an intersection. Would not start, could not put in neutral to push it. Van had to be towed. Replaced alternator and it works fine now. 
149000 mi SRS light has come on several times over the past 2 years. Finally diagnosed as driver seatbelt buckle sensor. Had it replaced free. 
205000 mi

US $1000
Alternator replaced. 
257000 mi

US $550
New condenser 
260000 mi

US $561
Replaced two AC hoses and re-charge. 
217000 mi

US $600
Alternator replaced 
145700 mi Power in the whole van faded and stalled the car. Replaced alternator 
133300 mi

C $500
Alternator failed. Car running just on battery. Computer started to act up. 
190000 mi

US $100
Alternator died and was told that most likely the electrical system damaged as a result. Sold the car. 
98580 mi One of the solders in the daytime running light module went bad. Re-soldered it and it fixed it. Got the idea of the problem and solution from the web. Seems to be a common problem, not just to Odyssey but many Honda vehicles. 
118000 mi

US $950
Replace A/C compressor 
130000 mi

US $120
Starter, from Autozone. 
127000 mi SRS "Supplemental Restraint System" (Air Bag) trouble light. Independent shop referred me to dealer since appears this problem is caused by seat belt switch which should be under warranty. I drove to the dealer once, but they couldn't look at it then. 
187000 mi

US $94
Replace clock lamp. Replaced rear vent motor. Replaced control knob for rear AC 
88000 mi

C $165
Ventilation valve replaced. Was only blowing luke warm air when on full heat. 
43400 mi SRS light comes on regularly. Dealer installed shunt as suggested by a TSB, then performed reset of system, but within 15 minutes of driving away the light came back on again. 
44020 mi

€80
SRS light problem resolved by replacing the driver's side seat belt buckle - a common fault for which a TSB exists. 
167400 mi recharge air conditioning 
59000 mi AC needed charging and so my father-in-law and I did it. He had the necessary equipment and coolant. 
60000 mi Bad AC blower 
64000 mi

US $1280
AC compressor went out and snapped a belt. Major repair. 
115000 mi The driver seat belt attachment defective and dashboard SRS light came. Replaced under lifetime warranty. 
175300 mi

US $300
motor failed for sliding door, wouldn't close all the way. 
184000 mi

US $500
Driver's side sliding door wasn't closing all the way. Dealer replaced closing motor, but didn't solve problem. Claims also need to replace connections in door. 
115340 mi

C $120
alternator stopped charging 
205000 mi

US $750
Repair blower fan controller 
129580 mi Daytime Running Light module failed, had to open it up and re-sauder connections. 
65000 mi Diagnosed leak in AC system, ordered part, no charge at this time. 
74000 mi Audio control buttons on steering wheel intermittently fail (send wrong signal). Dealer described as a known problem based on a ground fault. Research indicates TSB 03-022. Dealer refused to pursue goodwill warranty, wanted $225 labor to repair. I decl 
86000 mi

US $180
Brake pedal switch that locks out transmission shifter was intermittently failing. Dealer could not replicate, but we decided to replace anyway. Also, the driver's door switch (controls interior lights) had failed. 
152000 mi Steering wheel audio controls worked only intermittently. We just lived with the problem and used the head unit controls. 
144000 mi

US $850
last needed to replace the air mix motor. 
11243 mi replaced alternator 
166000 mi

US $125
Starter replaced by owner. 
205000 mi

US $214
Alternator replaced, part warranty from Autozone. 
46523 mi

US $2
Clock light replacement 
98000 mi

US $70
AC issue diagnosed to be multiplex module problem. Item replaced. 
114000 mi

US $480
driver side window motor replaced 
165000 mi

US $300
Starter went bad, replaced 

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2002 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

91000 mi

US $625
Rear vent motors intermittent, pulled the fuses vs repair at $225 each. Clock light out, 1 hr labor to pull entire dash to replace. Problem minor, cost ridiculous. 
137000 mi

US $10
D4 light bulb out, clock illumination bulb out, replaced both bulbs. 
141000 mi

US $65
AC high pressure hose leak, hose replaced, AC system evacuated and recharged. 
96000 mi

US $595
A/C cutting out intermittently. Due to intermittent nature of problem, it took shop 4 days to discover A/C Control Head needed replacing. Shop ordered used A/C control head 3 times and was wrong one each time. Finally replaced with new A/C control head. 
102000 mi

US $300
Driver's window stuck open. Replaced "driver window regulator". 
81840 mi

C $200
Power door locks would not work. Found Multiplex unit faulty (i.e. the controller). Parts ordered. Will DIY the repair. 
82000 mi

US $100
Also rear window motor was not operating properly and had to be replaced. 

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2002 Honda Odyssey 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

191000 mi

US $293
Starter failed. 

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2001 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

121000 mi

US $25
Passenger rear electric door motor was still working, but in process of failing (would sometimes not "catch" to open door, then fail. Sometimes, needed two tries to open door. 

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2001 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

210-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

161200 mi

C $120
windshield washer pump changed replaced a burnt out headlight. had dealer do it because hard to reach pin. 
192200 mi

C $500
replaced rear wiper motor. 
151000 mi

US $60
One headlight was out. At the repair visit, the shop found the other headlight was now out, and said that it was a short in the wiring, which would need to be special ordered. Took it to a second shop who fixed it by replacing the bulbs. 
185000 mi Car was slow to start and sometimes did not start without a jump. Battery had been checked multiple times. Engine light came on so had shop check it. They recommended trying replacing battery, which I did. It has had two non starts since 
164000 mi

US $100
A rebuilt alternator died with less than one year on it. Replaced voltage reg with part from eBay--no dice. Ended up buying a tested OEM alternator from eBay for $50. Still running fine. 
125000 mi

US $50
pass. side brake light wiring problem (and now--October--driver's side has same problem) 
147700 mi

US $50
driver side brake light wiring problem 
197000 mi

US $1150
Very noisy. Replaced entire A/C. 
208500 mi

US $310
The starter failed, abruptly. $65 of the above charge was for towing. 
154300 mi

US $75
Both front door actuators failed within one week of one another - talf about consistant quality. 
180000 mi

US $200
Dash clock backlight bulb burned out. Replaced all dash board lights with aftermarket LED's Sliding door lock actuators experiencing intermittent failure. Replaced both left and right actuators. Driver's side was failing. Passenger side replaced proactively. 
62000 mi

US $98
Transistor for Air conditioner went bad. Did not have cold air. 
108700 mi

US $390
Lights not working. Fuses checked okay. Dealer replacedo switch or switch part. Everything is good again. 
116000 mi

US $15
Bulb burnt out - replaced 
99000 mi

US $75
Driver door window regulator broke. Window stuck in open position. Ordered part on a Friday, got it on Monday. Easy repair, but removing door trim needs to be done carefully so as not to break tabs etc. 
194000 mi

US $1200
A/C will not blow cold air. Freon leak in system. Attempted repair/recharge system. Worked briefly then stopped working again. 
56420 mi

C $100
Replaced passenger-side door lock actuator that was faulty. Successful repair.  
64480 mi

C $40
Replaced Resistor on the blower that controls the fan speeds. Fan speed position did not work on position 1 or 2, indicating a failed Resistor. 
96100 mi

C $130
Passenger-side sliding door lock inoperable. Replaced passenger-side sliding door lock actuator. Repair successful. 
199000 mi

US $289
Window motor and regulator. 
200300 mi

US $250
Driver side window regulator broke allowing window to fall into door panel. Need regulator was needed. 
119000 mi

US $300
a/c compressor replaced 
162000 mi

US $195
alternator stopped working 
83000 mi Passenger headlight replaced 
87000 mi

US $8
Replaced driver's side head light. 
90000 mi Passenger side headlight needed to be replaced 
94300 mi

US $10
Replaced driver's side headlight 
112000 mi

US $220
Driver's power side sliding door malfunction. 
114300 mi

US $130
Replace battery 
132000 mi

US $1108
and instrument light bulb for odometer. 
172000 mi

US $125
Starter 
235000 mi

US $30
Replaced starter. 
133000 mi

US $350
A/C will randomly switch from very hot heat to very cold air or stop working altogether on any set temperature, even before the car reaches desired inside temperature. There is also a gurgling noise behind the dashboard when A/C is working. 
136000 mi

US $45
A/C loves to cycle between cooling and heating randomly. 
272000 mi

US $280
Replaced compressor 
154000 mi

US $150
Battery replaced 
157000 mi

US $575
Motor for right rear vent window had to be replaced, $100, not done Replaced both battery leads, $75 Right rear quarter window motor failed. Sold vehicle. Repair not completed 

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2001 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

158300 mi

US $150
Battery had to be replaced 

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2000 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

210-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

130700 mi

US $250
Starter failed 
193000 mi

US $300
The control switch for the driver electric seat went bad - replaced and working fine now. 
117000 mi

US $12
Power door lock motor on left rear door wore out. Replaced motor. 
120000 mi

US $350
Replaced nonfunctional condensor fan to stop occasional overheating. 
140000 mi

US $115
Power lock nonfunctional on right sliding door. Replaced door latch controller. About 3 hours DIY effort, waited 5 business days for parts. Car was partially disassembled but usable during the wait. 
150000 mi

US $75
Air condition blowing warm. Mechanic added freon and dye, and perhaps some sealant. 
155000 mi

US $400
Replaced a/c hose 
155000 mi

US $208
leaky a/c hose--replaced o-ring replaced blown gasket on a/c compressor 
156000 mi

US $120
LF side window would not close, regulator cable end had broken. Replaced window regulator. 
169000 mi

US $600
A/C had stopped working. A/C had to be discharged/recharged to change radiator, started working after that. 
160000 mi

US $80
Blower fan resistor 
92380 mi

C $72
Interior heater only supplying lukewarm air. Problem diagnosed as plugged cabin air filter. The odd thing was, the vehicle has been serviced at the same dealership for 10 years and the cabin air filter never checked or replaced. 
92780 mi

C $130
Still attempting to get hot air to enter the cabin from heater. Air is lukewarm only, not enough to defrost windows in cold weather. Heater core was chemically flushed, coolant replaced in cooling system. Better now, Still not 100% 
159960 mi

C $300
leak air contitioning 
152000 mi

US $40
D/S sliding door malfunctioning. 
221700 mi

US $332
There was an unusual sound and an odor being made. After checking it out, it was determined that it was the alternator. It was replaced. 
164000 mi

US $25
Windshield Washer pump needed replacement. 
172000 mi

US $50
replaced condenser fan 
181040 mi

C $60
Battery connectors (cables) were damaged on both positive and negative. Professionally replaced. 
183520 mi

C $345
Starter began to intermittently go in April, finally quit completely. Was able to bang the starter to get the car running and drive it to the mechanic. 
224000 mi

US $100
Replaced drivers side door motor 
228000 mi

US $80
Oil sensor replaced 
254000 mi

US $400
rebuilt valve one, and replaced air compressor, recharged ac 
125000 mi

US $50
Rear a/c leaks. Couldn't find leak in rear a/c Capped rear a/c and charged front. 
29700 mi Nav DVD player replaced. 
104000 mi

US $20
Headlight. 
110500 mi

US $120
light bulb in climate control display burned out Replaced tailgate locking and unlocking actuator. 
173000 mi

US $1400
MECHANIC REPLACED A HOSE AND THEN FOUND THAT COMPRESSOR WAS BAD. CHARGED ME $300. COST OF REPLACING COMPRESSOR AND ALL EXPANSION VALVES AND CONDENSER AND EVAPORATORS WAS TO HIGH $2300. SO I ORDERED THE PARTS AND DID IT MYSELF. 
173300 mi

US $1400
AC quit after three weeks working fine. The main seal was broken on the newly replaced compressor. I have ordered the compressor to replace it. 
181500 mi

US $220
Replaced expansion valve and recharged AC. 
155000 mi

US $90
AC recharge. Leak from the system has yet to be repaired. 
199000 mi

US $800
Air conditioner was broken - cleaned out blower and added coolant 
88000 mi

US $50
Electric door lock jammed, lights out on dash, window and parking lights. Dealer said the entire assembly needed to be replaced. Went to a neighborhood garage and he popped the nylon latch back in place in about 10 seconds, no charge. 

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2000 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

119000 mi a/c compresser is noisy when used, told will have to be eventually replaced once it gets more noisy. Told to drive it until noise is unbearable-still cools well 
122000 mi

US $170
Previously reported air conditioner noise was looked at by another techinician at same place of business-diagnosed as a faulty belt rather than faulty compressor. Belt replaced-noise gone! 
35000 mi Small Parts ordered: Seat Heater light out. 
37000 mi Bulb Replaced. 

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1999 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

198000 mi

US $335
Leaves were blocking AC intake. System was recharged and leaves were removed. 
202000 mi loss of dash board power no gauges working while vehicle was in motion, also small amount of smoke coming from steering column. We were told it could be ignition switch going bad. Vehicle still works and issue has not returned. 

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1999 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

182000 mi

US $50
Dash lights came on while driving and car died, but would re-start. Problem trouble shooting led to several mis-diagnosis. Per dealer recommendation, replaced ignition switch & main relay before figuring out it was simply bad alternator. 
195000 mi

US $100
door lock actuators replaced on both front doors 
233000 mi

US $212
My van died, had it towed, was the ignition. Was fixed 
103000 mi

US $65
AC compressor noise - dealer suggested replacement - but they wanted $600 so we will live with noise. 
115000 mi

US $2450
AC compressor noise in prior month - dealer suggested replacement - but they wanted $600 so we chose to live with noise. This month AC failed and cost almost $2500 to repair or replace components. 
123000 mi

US $1272
Replace rear windshield wiper motor. 
151300 mi

US $65
Replaced main relay (fuel pump/security system/TCS) 
179000 mi

US $150
Fix and recharge air conditioning 
180500 mi

US $30
AC not running cold again - last time they recharged and added a dye - this time they could detect no leak so they recharged and put another stronger dye 
192000 mi

US $79
Checked A/C and recharged - could not find a leak 
194700 mi

US $1263
Replace rear evaporator R&R alternator 
184000 mi

US $375
No output on Alternator.. Removed and Replaced Alternator. 

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1999 Honda Odyssey 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

140000 mi new battery. but car still ran battery down when sitting for more than 2 days, could not find cause of intermitent whirring under dash. good ridance. 
135000 mi

US $400
Corroded battery cables. Vehicle would not power on or start. Towed to shop, replaced battery and cables 
116000 mi short in wiring for driver's side front signal. Made repair myself rather than pay $75. 
128000 mi Driver's side light wiring acting up again. 

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Honda Odyssey Electrical Problems

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