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Honda Odyssey repairs by problem area

Engine (22%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (11%)

Brakes and Traction Control (11%)

Suspension and Steering (18%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (23%)

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

Other (8%)

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Honda Odyssey suspension repair cost distribution

$2500+ (5%)

$1000 - $2499 (14%)

$500 - $999 (28%)

$100 - $499 (41%)

< $100 (12%)

Chart based on 364 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2015 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

8000 mi Front struts were producing noise when going over speed bumps. Dealer replaced both front struts due to noise. 
5000 mi Squeak at low speeds entering driveways and going over speed bumps. 

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2014 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

3300 mi Clunking noise from front end going over bumps. Dealer replaced front sway bar. Did not work. Have not pursued further. 

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2013 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

35000 mi Replaced front suspension bump stops 
66700 mi

US $400
failed left front bearing 
24000 mi Heard unusual noise from right front while driving. Dealer detected a failed wheel bearing and replaced the item. 
130300 mi

US $2500
Blown shocks, suspension knocking 
53000 mi

US $700
Steering pump developed a leak. No warning light, fluid spotted on driveway. Pump replaced at dealer. 

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2013 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

32000 mi TSB for shock end stops causing popping sound. 

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2012 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

17500 mi Creaking, popping noises at low speeds. Identified Honda TSB for this issue. Popping noise from front suspension continued after performing TSB. Replaced driver side front strut assembly. 
19000 mi Leaking shock was found during inspection 
2000 mi Noticed a creaking noise every time the steering wheel was turned at low speed. Dealer said something needed more lube/grease in the front part of the suspension. Fixed the problem. 

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2012 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

11000 mi Car made a clicking noise while making left turns at slow speeds. An arm of the suspension was too short from the factory and needed replacing. 
32000 mi Service bulletin to correct moaning power steering pump. Replaced with new design pump with three mounting holes instead of the original two holes. Similar to same bulletin on the Pilot. 
25000 mi Creaking noted from strut anchor point. TSB had been issued from Honda for same problem. 
49300 mi Creaking in front shock towers during low speed turns. 
10000 mi Car taken in for repair of groaning, squeaking noise when turning at low speed. There was a TSB for that issue provided that to dealer. Struts and other front suspension components were lubed and re-tightened. 
7500 mi Clicking/popping noise at low speeds when turning wheel at low speeds. Fixed with SB 11-038. 
20000 mi Popping and clicking returned while turning at low speed. Fixed with SB 11-038. 
32000 mi TSB to replace power steering pump due to whine heard when A/C compressor engaged 
47000 mi

US $400
Rear shock leaking 
6000 mi When turning, steering wheel would make popping/clicking sound which could be felt in entire vehicle 
9000 mi Felt clicking when turning steering wheel. Dealer determined column needed replacing. They replaced column, which only partially fixed problem. Then, they noticed a tsb about bolt torque problems (I think), and this fixed it 
36500 mi I could hear/feel a slight clicking when turning the wheel, especially when the car was moving at low speeds 
38300 mi

US $47
TSB for squeaky steering rack. Need to grease it. They wanted $47. TSB's apparently not under Honda extended warranty. 
32000 mi

US $200
When turning at slows speeds I heard a popping noise coming from the front end. 
34000 mi Noise from front suspension on low-speed left turns. Dealer repaired according to a TSB. 
49000 mi Strut towers creaking loudly on low speed turns (again). Lubed per TSB, for the second time in two years. 
14000 mi Front end creaking during turns at low speed. Applied new grease to top of struts as per TSB. 

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2011 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

6000 mi Creaking front strut lubed and adjusted per TSB. 
44700 mi

US $300
Clunking/looseness in driver's side front end. Bad stabilizer link replaced. 
5360 mi Creaking in left front strut 
11000 mi noise in front end with struts 
9920 mi

C $285
Replaced rear shocks due to leaking. 
29000 mi Front left strut required replacement. 
45260 mi Goodwill repair done to steering half shaft. Was making a clicking sound. Not covered by Honda Plus but Honda Canada agreed to cover 
4000 mi knocking in left fron strut, a loose bolt was tightened 
35000 mi Replaced struts. 
59000 mi Rear shock 
14000 mi Squeak when turning 
14500 mi front strut noise 
26000 mi noise coming from suspension plates 
46300 mi creaky strut 

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2011 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

9000 mi Greased front struts due to creaking noise at low speeds. 
36000 mi Struts were creaking. Honda greased the struts. 
47300 mi Replaced one of the creaking front struts. 
54000 mi

US $865
Replaced the rear shock springs under a TSB, and replaced the right rear shock. 
52700 mi leaking rear shock 
11000 mi There was a knocking noise intermittently when turning. They followed a technical bulletin and it had to do with front damper and low torque on bolts. Now fixed. 
32000 mi We heard a knocking noise from the front when turning right at low speeds. There is a tech bulletin for this and was fixed that day. 
36000 mi after replacing power steering motor (didn't need it) finally figured out that the struts weren't torqued and had to just tighten them. took 3 trips over 6 months to get them to figure this out. 
48000 mi Groaning when turning was repaired in December had to retorque fly nuts and grease pads they replaced power steering pump 2 times it didn't work had them do the retorque again . 
54000 mi

US $450
Bumpier ride and occasional noise when steering at low speed. The ride is much better after replacement of rear suspension. The noise is still noticeable sometimes. 
33860 mi Failed part noticed during provincial inspection - no symptoms noted. Several days delay until dealer could obtain replacement part, during which time the vehicle could not be driven 
49020 mi

C $200
Loose ball joint. Replaced joint and controller arm 
48300 mi During low speed turns could hear mechanical noise. Sounded like a metal cable being stretched (metal on metal). Ended up being lack of lube on steering shaft splines. TSB from previous generation Odyssey. 
58900 mi

C $10
Squeaking when turning right at low speeds. Fix was to grease front suspension as per TSB 11-038. 
15000 mi Knocking front suspension. Dealer performed repair according to recent service bulletin 11-038. Problem resolved. 
19000 mi recurrence of precious problem with knocking front suspension, July 2012. 
52300 mi

US $1200
Driver side front strut and rear suspension spring housing, 
57000 mi problem reported in Oct 2015 (creaking driver front suspension) recurred. 
32700 mi The front struts were creaking, so they were lubricated, as denoted by a technical service bulletin. 
42000 mi Front struts were creaking, and the issue could not be solved with grease (attempted previously). Struts were replaced. Warranty was honored past mileage limit. 
15500 mi Suspension noise 
27000 mi Vehicle still has a noticeable pull to the left. Dealer test drove and says it follows crown of road. Their solution was to rotate tires. Still pulls to left. 
3000 mi Performed TSB on front suspension struts - greased up to reduce noise. 
21000 mi Reperformed bulletin 11-038 to lube front struts (steering making noise at parking lot speeds) 
24000 mi Creaking front suspension is back again - dealer opted to order new front right strut instead of lube (TSB 11-038) - new strut has new part number (A04) 
26000 mi Replaced strut that was ordered during last repair. Appears to have fixed the problem. 
28500 mi Creaking sound from steering at parking lot speeds. Duplicated with tech in the car. Determined the sound was coming from lightly pressing the brakes with the car rolling, not the strut or steering rack - so no repair needed. 
39500 mi Creaking noise supposedly from struts (per previous Honda TSB) returned - tech said Honda guidance said to grease steering rack; noise is gone now. 
40300 mi

US $68
Creaking from steering came back - finally replaced right front strut with revised honda strut part (ending in A65) that has one bushing rather than multiple parts. 
46000 mi Driver's Side, Front suspension was squeaking over bumps. Dealer replaced strut under CPO warranty. 
25000 mi a creaking noise from the wheels when turning at low speeds/parking 
61000 mi

US $56
Front right coil spring cracked and was rattling in front strut mount. New front right coil spring installed. 

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2010 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

70000 mi

US $149
Steering has been hard to turn at low speeds even after vehichle had plenty of time to be warmed up. Was made aware of a TSB that extends warranty to cover replacement of power steering pump as it was faulty. 
89000 mi

US $500
Rear struts replaced. 
96000 mi Left rear shock leaking. Replaced under extended 120 000mi warrenty. no questions. 
75000 mi Left rear shock seemed weak. Took it to dealer. Left rear bad and right rear leaking. Cost -$500.00. Extended Warranty took care of it. 
54000 mi Power Steering Pump replaced under recall warranty. 
79000 mi Power steering pump replaced 2nd time under warranty. 
91000 mi

US $145
Steering loose. Needed to re-grease the steering. 
36000 mi Thumping when changing steering direction at low speed. 
1000 mi hollow knocking noise coming from driver's side front wheel well. Initial diagnoses was brake caliper that needed greasing. This did not fix problem. New strut assembly ordered - waiting for installation Service notes: replaced upper strut and bearing. OP Code: 414103. Defect Code: 06201. Test drove vehicle and heard no noise. 
70000 mi The car is within spec, but still pulls to the left. Super annoying. Alignment shop says it needs a new strut mount. Tire shop says crash bolt. 
36000 mi Power steering pump. It was difficult to turn from a stop. I have to turn hard to back out of my driveway from a complete stop & the P/S pressure was very low at idle. The new pump increases P/S pressure at idle. 
5000 mi The power steering line had come loose and was vibrating on the exhaust. 
67000 mi Replaced power steering pump due to noise coming from engine area while steering noticable at slow speeds. 
80700 mi Steering was difficult and there was a sound when turning at slow sppeds. Dealer replaced power steering pump. Work was covered under extended warranty and a tsb was issued. 
51240 mi

C $99
Replace power steering pump under warranty & replace power steering fluid 
85000 mi

US $200
Steering was stiff under some circumstances and the power steering pump was noisy. Power steering pump was replaced under a recall. 

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2010 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

70000 mi power steering pump replacement 
356 mi Car pulling to the right 
23300 mi vibration 
3900 mi Clunking sound coming from passenger side front suspension. Was prevalent for a few days, but not on day of trip to dealership. They thought it might be some ice buildup in wheel well or underneath. Only noticed it one time since then. 
37820 mi Knocking/clunking sound and feel through steering wheel when cornering and occasionally over bumps. 
41380 mi No power steering at idle speeds. Revving the engine a bit would activate power steering. Dealership diagnosed as faulty steering pump and replaced under warranty. 
45260 mi

C $1000
Power steering pump replacement. Steering column coupling replacement Linkages re lubricated 

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2009 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

70000 mi

US $50
all 4 tires were wearing out unevenly. Tire Shop discovered that Driver side Front Strut and Passenger Side Rear Shock was leaking. Covered under the Honda Care Extended warranty. 
25000 mi Power steering pump filter failed and damaged the pump requiring a steering pump replacement. 
34000 mi Second replacement of the power steering pump and reservoir. Part of it had been redesigned since the last repair and the new part should prevent the problem from reoccurring. 
46000 mi Low speed very heavy steering; power steering pump replaced under recall. 
33480 mi Power steering pump failed. Replaced under warranty. There is a TSB for this failure and it is a fairly common one. 
51220 mi

C $425
Power steering not working again. Recall not re-done, this time they changed the power steering reservoir at our expense. 
30000 mi Power steering failing at low speed. Replaced PS pump. 
77000 mi

US $500
Replace leaking rear shocks. 
124000 mi

US $83
Whining noise coming from power steering pump. Replaced inner and outer o-rings on power steering pump 
85000 mi Power Steering problem noisy and hard to turn with noise. 
88000 mi

US $120
Power steering pump failed. 

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2009 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

47700 mi Steering felt sluggish and ratcheted at slow speeds, dealer replaced power steering pump. 

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2008 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

55800 mi Power steering pump replaced as part of a recall. 
31000 mi

C $1500
Power steering pump replaced under warranty. Sway bar broken. Was replaced. 
46680 mi

C $130
Driver side rear shock blew causing rattle in rear suspension. Replaced both rear shocks, Monroe Sensatrac all ok now. 
111000 mi

US $250
Excessive play in tie rods. Replaced. 
84000 mi

US $100
Power Steering pump began whining more and more constantly; pump replaced under extended warranty. 
49000 mi Problem turning at low speed. 
67000 mi Dealer replaced power steering pump as goodwill gesture. We recently purchased the vehicle and dealer had replaced the pump immediately prior to our purchase. 
60140 mi

$400
Damaged hydraulic steering pump. Changed for a non-OEM pump for $4,500 MXP (around $400 USD). 

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2008 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

45000 mi

US $1200
dealer replaced leaking rear shocks, wheel bearings under recall, power steering pump under recall 
47000 mi

US $600
Dealer discovered leaking shock, bad wheel bearings,failing power steering pump. Bearings covered by powertrain warranty, pump covered by internal recall due to so many failures. 
70000 mi Difficulty steering car at low speeds in parking lots. Power steering pump replaced. 
129300 mi

US $300
Wheel bearing replaced (rear passenger). 
54000 mi power steering boost absent at low speeds--power steering pump replaced 
89000 mi Reservoir for fluid replaced 
96000 mi R side worn, needed to be replaced 
21000 mi Rear wheel bearing had to be replaced.  
81000 mi

US $80
Power steering very noisy at low outdoor temperature, dealer admitted TSB, would not preform repair because it did not do it while there 
94000 mi Power steering pump replaced. 
40000 mi

US $150
Power steering not working at start-up. Replace PS fluid reservoir. 
147000 mi

US $714
Front struts and sway bar replaced. 
50000 mi

US $400
Left rear shock was leaking fluid. Replaced shock. 
198500 mi

US $305
Leak in power steering supply hose. Replaced hose. 
106000 mi Power steering grumbles at slow speed. Had taken this to Dealer before, but they did not tell us that they did not completely repair the problem. It came back and Dealer will give us an out of warranty repair now. 
91000 mi

US $200
Noises when steering at low speeds. 
73000 mi Steering harder than used to be 
110000 mi

US $300
Replace left rear wheel bearing 
26000 mi Power steering was leaking fluid. 
27000 mi Power steering was leaking fluid. Module replaced I believe 
83300 mi replaced power steering pump. Evident by loss of power steering during 3 point turn. Found during test drive and fixed by the dealer at no charge. 
95000 mi Power steering pump, Inner tie rod. 
162000 mi Rear wheel bearings both sides. 
181000 mi

US $150
Passage side inner tie rod. 
224000 mi

US $148
Loud noise when I went over bumps 
106000 mi

US $100
Power steering pump was whining. Replaced the power steering fluid reservoir and the problem has since ceased. No symptoms have recurred since the January when it was changed. 

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2007 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

17700 mi

US $200
POWER STEERING PUMP HAD TO BE REPLACED. VAN WAS MAKING NOISE FOR QUITE SOME TIME, BUT DID NOT REALIZE IT WAS THE POWER STEERING PUMP UNTIL THE STEERING BECAME HARD AND WE HAD OVER 40,000 MILES ON IT. wE WERE THEN TOLD IT WAS NOT COVERED BY WARRANTY. 
98000 mi replaced power steering pump again 
97000 mi

US $500
Power steering hose leak 

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2007 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

105000 mi

US $1800
hard to turn and bouncy left front Power Steering Pump Right rear suspension 
82000 mi Sway bar links replaced 
54700 mi

US $700
Recall for the pump in the power steering system. Turning at low speeds was very hard, steering would lock up.  
141000 mi

US $92
Replaced the rear shocks, $80 and one hour. 
62000 mi Power steering pump leaking. Fixed under "Recall" as these pumps have a TSB for insufficient pressure. Replaced pump assembly. 
66500 mi

US $1200
rear driver wheel bearing bad and very noisy left and right front lower control arm bushings going bad. Both arms replaced as bushings were no longer available to swap out. 
79500 mi

US $600
Replaced leaking power steering pump (ps reservoir was replaced earlier, not coolant reservoir as reported in previous entry) 
107000 mi

US $432
Front driver-side ball bearing 
89000 mi Power steering pump failure. 
96000 mi

US $280
Leak on high pressure power steering hose. 
61000 mi Power Steering provided less and less assist. Responded to recall and extended warranty by Honda Corp. on faulty power steering pump. Was replaced at no cost. 
10000 mi Pop sound from driver front. 
20000 mi Changed front driver strut. 
62000 mi

US $320
Front right wheel bearing was noisy and replaced. Dealer got manufacturer to pay 50% of repair since it is a known defect. 
62000 mi

US $759
Power steering pump started squeeling. Filings found in power steering rack. Power steering pump was replaced. 
55000 mi I went in and complained that it took excessive force to turn wheels with engine on when car was stopped. The dealer did replace the pump, but it did not help with steering at all. 
81000 mi

US $95
Power steering pump was making rubbing and mild rattling noises during first trip of cold mornings. Repair was under "extended warranty" (not a recall, but "replace for free if issue"). Alignment was done on same trip for $95. 
50220 mi

C $500
Power steering pump had a problem and had to be replace. Ridiculous to having to change this item at 79900 KM 
113220 mi

C $800
Wormed ball joints 
123380 mi

C $200
Some bar/rod on the steering needed replacing 
100000 mi power steering pump making noise like it was out of fluid. had done this intermittently since about 60K miles. honda extended the warranty on pwr steering pumps to 100K, so i took it in and they repaired or replaced the pump (not sure) 
110500 mi Worn sway bar links replaced. 
50000 mi Power steering was making noise - PS pump replaced under warantee 
137000 mi

US $500
Power Steeting Pump replaced. 
140000 mi It shakes... and no one can figure out why. The wheels have been rotated and balanced multiple times, but that's not really a "trip to the shop" in my book... just part of routine maintenance. 
60000 mi

US $130
Car was very hard to steer in a close environment. 
87000 mi

US $200
Left front wheel bearing failure. 
3000 mi Knock in steering mechanism, apparently not correctly lubricated in the factory 
40000 mi

US $280
Service manager noticed steering "heavy," adjustments made. Made a big difference. We never noticed a problem. 
50000 mi

US $2200
power steering pump replaced major steering components replaced (?strut) 
54000 mi

US $1100
replaced struts and shocks 
109000 mi leaking pressure hose leaving power steering pump 
50650 mi

US $75
pre-purchase inspection showed worns shocks on all 4 corners and 2 worn strut towers 
104000 mi Replaced blown front strut with just 10,000 miles on it. 
22300 mi Power steering pump went out 
24000 mi Faulty filter in power steering fluid reservoir resulted in power steering pump making whining noises. Dealer replaced the reservoir and changed the power steering fluid under warranty. 
52000 mi Power steering Fails at idle (in parking lot) 
41540 mi change auto-steering pump under extended warrenty 
57660 mi

C $100
Power Steering Humming sound after high speed in cold weather. Perform US service bulletin A07-005 
9920 mi Pasenger rear side shock licking oil. Requires replacement. Dealer order parts. After more than 2 weeks waiting for the part it was finaly fixed. 
30000 mi power steering pump was replaced, steering had become sluggish and hard to turn under low speeds 
40000 mi Power steering cuts out at low speeds. Dealer replaced power steering pump previously. Did it again this trip and solved problem. 
23000 mi Leaky rear shock. Had to order part. Replaced shock in October.  
24000 mi Rear shock was on backorder, so this was the return trip to replace the shock that was diagnosed last month.  
37000 mi

US $20
Replaced power steering tank for humming noise after driving in cold weather. Found tsb for exact symptoms online.  

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2007 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

80000 mi Power steering pump replaced. 
120000 mi Power steering pump replaced 
92000 mi hard to steer. power steering resevoir replaced. problem is still occuring, but not as bad as before. I will take it in to let them know it still is a problem. replaced power steering pump 
117000 mi

US $361
compliance bushings, both sides, in front suspension replaced. 
195000 mi

US $580
Replaced inner & outer tie rods and stabilizer links plus alignment. 
22000 mi At slow speed turns, the car used to "clunk". Pointed this out to the mechanic as he test drove. He agreed and greased the steering column under a TSB. 
39000 mi Manufacturer extended warranty for difficult steering at low speeds. I think they replaced the pump. 
6500 mi Replace driver's side front wheel bearing while on trip to Florida. Resonance felt at 43 and 65 mph. 
6000 mi Strange squeaking (almost 'brushing') noise from front end when coming down from the large speed bumps in our neighborhood. 
8000 mi Clunking in the Steering Column when turning, usually at low speeds; began to also occur at "standing stop" (i.e.: traffic signals) with wheels straight. Dealer told me there is a TSB for this problem. Click / clunk in Steering Column: Dealer replaced the required parts, per TSB. Problems seems solved. 
104780 mi

C $10
Rear shock mounting bolt broke off. 
62000 mi

US $581
Power steering pump found to be leaking.Pump was resealed, and power steering lines flushed and refilled with fluid. 
63240 mi

C $1250
Loose bushings and link arms. One rear shock leaking oil - replaced both. 
33480 mi The vehicle was difficult to steer when going very slow speeds or backing up. The power steering wasn't working and a part was replaced under warranty and the problem was fixed. 
79360 mi The steering wheel was hard to turn on low speed 
30000 mi

US $795
rear shock was leaking - so replaced both rear shocks. also had transmission and brake fluids replaced. 
107000 mi

US $350
Power steering pump and hoses 
42000 mi Power steering pump failed and needed replacement. 
9000 mi Something loose in steering, resembling a shock absorber that bottoms out. Tightened something; problem fixed. 
47000 mi

US $200
Two rear shocks... One was leaking. Never heard of replacing shocks on a new car, much less a Honda. 
62000 mi

US $390
What we considered to be road noise was diagnosed as a bad rear wheel hub. Another "got me"; who ever heard of replacing wheel hubs at 61000? 
72000 mi

US $280
Replaced power steering pump under NEW extended warranty. 
53000 mi

US $150
Rear driver's side bearing started making a lot of noise. Replaced bearing. 
117000 mi

US $300
Power steering pump very noisy in cold temperatures. Replaced pump. 
102000 mi

US $550
Replace front right wheel bearing, rotors and brakes. 
27000 mi

US $50
Very loud steering noise. Power steering pump or reservoir but I am not sure. Part ordered.  Power steering repair.  
40000 mi

US $600
Front wheel bearings failed. 
84000 mi

US $995
power steering pump and reservoir replaced 
77000 mi

US $700
Tie rod ends had to be replaced. 

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2007 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

12000 mi

US $50
You need to add another check box in number 5 stating that the problem was not corrected 

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2007 Honda Odyssey 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

37700 mi I noticed the power steering had increased noise and loss of power occasionally. Upon mentioning this to the service advisor he said there was a TSB on the power steering so they would replace all the components. 

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2006 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

67000 mi

US $45
Loud power steering pump plus hard to steer. Have been complaining about this for 2 years now. This time they insisted there is a slight leak at lines which causes air therefore causing noise??? 
80000 mi

US $500
Rear wheel bearings failed - loud at 40 to 50 mph. Took tries for the dealer to ID problem. Did not disable the vehicle but bearing noise was getting worse. 
38440 mi

C $65
power steering pump and fluid receptical replaced on extended warantee issued by Honda 
56420 mi

C $900
Power Steering Pump & Reservoir 

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2006 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

100300 mi

US $416
tie bar replaced 
84000 mi

US $30
Power steering hard to turn at parking lot speeds, replaced power steering reservoir with updated part and flushed power steering system 
87000 mi Earlier power steering reservoir replacement turned out not to solve problem. Hard steering in parking lot is back.  
78000 mi

US $1600
bearing noise/vibration from front passenger side wheel. 
29000 mi Power steering pump whine. Replaced pump. 
94000 mi

US $630
Power steering pump failed. Pump and reservoir replaced. Wear items replaced: battery and serpentine belt. Dealer/Honda paid part due to TSB. 
63000 mi Power steering pump. 
74000 mi Noise/Vibration especially noticeable between 45-60mph. Power Steering Pump replaced. 
101060 mi

C $2430
Replaced front sway bars. 
29140 mi

C $300
Power Steering Pump needed replaced. US TSB exists but does not cover Canadian vehicles but was covered under extented warranty. 
55500 mi Honda extended warranty coverage to most vans of this vintage to replace the power steering pump due to low boost (hard to steer) at low speeds. This was a special extension offered to owners. 
90000 mi

US $1000
Shocks replacement on both rear tires. 
178000 mi

US $400
High pressure hose from steering pump leaking. Replaced hose 
160000 mi Replaced both front wheel bearings secondary to excessive grinding. $750 
50000 mi

US $600
Steering pump unit replaced 
50000 mi Wheel Bearings 
99000 mi

US $275
Power steering pump replacement. 
35000 mi Leaking right rear shock. 
129000 mi

US $608
Replaced worn and noisy rear wheel bearing. 
141000 mi Front end severe vibration. Replaced worn tie-rod end.  
84800 mi

US $600
Replaced steering pump 
93000 mi

US $500
Rear wheel bearing needed replacing 
108500 mi

US $672
Front wheel bearing replace plus shaft assembly 
125000 mi

US $600
Damper needed replacing 
73300 mi

US $800
Power steering pump. MFG defect with TSB. 
128000 mi

US $2000
Front strut assembly, rear shocks, front tie-rod. 
144000 mi Steering rack seal leak 
84000 mi

US $800
At 84,500 miles had a defective rack & pinion. Had mechanic replace with a rebuilt unit from Advance with lifetime warranty. About $400 parts and $400 labor. 
91000 mi

US $625
Right rear shock. 
62000 mi

US $420
The power steering rack filter was clogged, preventing normal fluid flow, thus hard steering. The seals where replaced also. This is usually a non-serviceable part, and not considered for routine maintenance. Therefore I am adding it as a problem here. 
81700 mi

US $150
Power steering fluid keeps disappearing, causing pump loss with increased steering effort. Dealer can't find leak. Replaced filter and some unknown parts. Says it's fixed. But gradual fluid loss continues. 
112000 mi

US $350
Power steering has been hard to use in low speed turns. There is usually a one pint fluid lose every six months. Previously took into shop 2 years ago, they could not do anything even with TSB. Now fixed under Honda recall. 
131000 mi

US $325
Repeat power steering fluid leak. Steering rack replaced. Dealer covered half the costs, due to the repeat problem. 
12000 mi Power steering, noise only, no mechanical issues; pump, reservoir and fluid replaced. 
94000 mi Rear shock. 
151000 mi

US $250
rear shock 
71000 mi

US $220
The driver rear shock was leaking and not functioning properly. Replaced both rear shocks. 
91000 mi

US $320
Replaced power steering pump and reservoir. 
21000 mi Power steering pump noise. Dealer replaced pump, reservoir and fluid. 
55000 mi

US $21
Per Honda TSB 07-055, the power steering pump reservior needs to be replaced again, but this time with the correct updated part. Honda America refused to repair it under warranty, even though it was originally addressed at 12,000 miles. 
56000 mi Front wheel bearings replaced. Apparently common problem with 2006 Odyssey. 
80000 mi Power steering pump went out. Extended warranty covered entire cost. 
44000 mi

US $400
Power steering was cutting in and out. The fluid was very dirty and was replaced. 
136000 mi

US $50
Power steering pump on 2006 Odyssey is known to have issues. Ours was whining a lot in cooler temps. Honda issued letter to take it in for repairs. Past extended warranty, paid $50 deductible to Honda for power steering pump replacement. Willey Honda is e 
12000 mi Power steering pump failure. Replaced pump and reservoir. TSB applies. 
55000 mi

US $700
Replace RR wheel bearing 
84940 mi

C $200
Power steering o-ring broken needing replacement 
89440 mi

C $300
Leaking left rear shock replaced. 
37000 mi

US $350
front wheel bearing was replaced 
58300 mi

US $200
I heard noise when turning steering wheel. Mechanic identified it as a pump starting to fail. Free steering pump replacement, Honda extended warranty. 
58900 mi

C $1700
replaced complete f/r strut assemblies to eliminate clicking noises. I figure the struts were ok, but rather it was the foam rubber seats (bushing) that caused a click at low speed and over bumps. Originally I thought it was brake callipers 
95700 mi Power steering high effort, recall notice about redesigned pump. Pump replaced under recall/extended HondaCare warranty. 
101300 mi Suspension noises like worn balljoints. Dealer insisted ball joints were fine, replaced left strut mount instead under warranty. Noise persists. 
107600 mi

US $150
Ball joints replaced by owner to correct noises, clunking, crashing, and binding in steering incorrectly diagnosed by dealership technician on previous repair attempt. 
96000 mi

US $1600
Replaced power steering pump 
45700 mi

US $180
Steering occasionally making noises - pump replaced 
42000 mi

US $420
Warranted Power Steering pump replaced last June. Pump failed again in March, making third pump in less than 50K miles. 

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2006 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

244-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

148700 mi

US $1500
REPLACE RIGHT FRONT WHEEL BEARING 
85000 mi

US $400
Leading rear shock 
14000 mi Noisy power steering pump. Was replaced. 
63620 mi

C $300
right rear wheel bearing was making noise and got worse and got the car shaking. 
8500 mi Replace Front Pass side strut. Resurface front brake rotors for warpage and replace pads. 
13000 mi Noise over bumps from front left strut. Front left strut replaced under warranty 
26000 mi

US $263
The power steering pump was making noise. They replaced the power steering pump. 
83000 mi

US $65
Power steering belt was whining during cold starts. Mechanic tightened pulley fo belt and fine. Also replaced cabin air filter and rotated tires. 
84000 mi

US $900
power steering pump and reservoir replaced 
156700 mi

US $120
Power steering reservoir/line o-ring required replacement. Leak caused whiny operation and reduced power assist. 
67580 mi

C $135
One of the steering rubber hose burst causing the steering fluid to leak. 
48360 mi

C $1000
1. POWER STEERING MODULE (out of mileage warranty although within 3 years and despite reports on internet about defective steering module in these vehicles) 
125860 mi

C $800
replaced right front lower control arm/ball joint assembly. 
89000 mi Power steering difficult to operate at low speed so power steering pump was replaced under extended warranty. 
65000 mi

US $600
Power steering pump broke just outside of warranty 
74000 mi

US $260
Power steering pump failed due to known TSB regarding power steering reservoir that Honda refused to cover even though lots of Ody owners have the problem. 
76700 mi

US $180
Wheel bearing needed replacement . 
42000 mi replaced power steering pump under warranty. Three days later a loud noise came from engine area, smoke from an electrical device on other side of engine. Taking into dealer tomorrow. 
71920 mi Power steering pump replaced under recall warranty 
100420 mi steering linkage worn, causing creaking noise 
115600 mi

C $650
Front sway bar links replaced, left and right. 
120480 mi leaking rear shocks 
38300 mi Dealer said needed to replace power steering pump reservoir. The cost would be $800. We chose not to get that fixed. It just steers a little hard when I am backing out of the garage. 
57000 mi recalled to fix power steering.had this problem for about 4 yrs. couldn't afford the $859 to repair. finally recalled and fixed by dealer no charge 
46000 mi

US $165
Power steering pump was replaced along with resevoir. Pump was making noise and steering became hard. 
111300 mi

US $140
Passenger side inner tie rod end was loose/worn. Replaced and aligned. 
120000 mi

US $120
Right rear hub and bearing assembly 
28000 mi Replacement of power steering resevoir to eliminate howling noise. TSB out for this. Original material reacted with fluid, causing cavitation. 
121000 mi

US $1500
Our Odyssey needed new shocks and struts. My wife has driven over ~10 speed bumps every day for the last five years, and it was time to replace these components. 
31620 mi

C $215
Whine from power steering pump so the dealer replaced the pump. 
42300 mi

US $300
High pressure power steering hose replaced. 
44000 mi

US $500
power steering high pressure hose replaced. serpentine belt replaced. 
60000 mi

US $300
Power Steering high pressure hose leaking. 
67700 mi

US $1200
brakes. small suspension issue. 
114700 mi

C $500
Power steering pump replacement due to hard steering. 
116560 mi

C $500
Replaced front control arm and tie-rod end 
120900 mi

C $700
Axle boot damaged. Axle replaced. 
25420 mi Shock absorber/strut, right front replace. 
117180 mi

C $500
rear shock absorbers replacement 

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2005 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

80600 mi

A $914
rear shock absorbers leaking/soft in operation removed and replaced 

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2005 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

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

66000 mi

US $75
Power steering whine. Replaced power steering fluid reservoir with updated part. 
73740 mi

$350
The power steering pump made a whining noise in cold weather. It was fixed by replacing the p/s fluid reservoir, the hose and the O-ring by newer versions from Honda. There's a TSB on this, but I had to pay for the repair myself. 
143000 mi

US $333
Car had a high pitched humming from left front wheel. Replaced wheel bearing. Also did oil change. 
31746 mi Power steering whine, new power steering pump, tank and o-ring. rattle in tailgate, loose latch assembly bolt 
159000 mi

US $500
leaking power steering, fluid on pulleys caused them to groan. replaced high pressure hose. 
4000 mi Power Steering Pump replaced. Second trip to dealer to confirm PS Pump still making noise. Told to wait to see if it resolves. 
15000 mi

US $25
Power steering pump was ordered. On return trip a power steering well had to be ordered to "complete the repair properly". Waiting for notification of parts' arrival. 
17000 mi Completed power steering repair. 
75000 mi

US $465
Was told inner tie rods needed to be replaced and possible bearings and an alignment. Too expensive. Living with it 
87000 mi

US $600
Inner tie rods needed to be replaced requiring a 4 wheel alignment 
40000 mi

US $300
Rear left shock absorber was leaking and had to be replaced. 
79000 mi

US $25
Replaced Power Steering reservoir and PS fluid due to noisy PS pump when ambient temp was below 30 F. (+/-). Seems to have fixed the problem. Honda has a TSB on this issue.  
107000 mi

US $80
Replaced rear shocks 
127000 mi

US $50
Sway bar end links replaced due to slight clunking noise. Also replaced front strut assemblies as they were worn out. 
149000 mi

US $300
Power steering hose replaced due to leakage 
17000 mi Power steering pump made noise, especially in the cold. Steering more difficult to turn than normal. Power steering pump replaced (part had come in). 
54000 mi

US $160
Power steering whined when engine was at operating temperature and outside air temp was 20F - 30F. Dealer flushed power steering fluid and replaced reservoir. 
80000 mi Power steering pump replaced. Manufacturer extended the original warranty for the pump. 
101700 mi Power steering pump replaced by dealer free of charge (2nd time replaced). Done at same time as regular maintenance (timing belt, coolant pump, spark plugs). 
68000 mi

US $50
Went to dealership after my normal shop couldn't fix shimmy. At the same time, I took the car in for power steering pump noise, well-known problem with the 05 model. They were going to charge me 500 for a new power steering pump. I complained and paid 50. 
39000 mi

US $67
Power steering pump making noise. Replaced under Honda extended warranty. 
113000 mi Wheel bearing needs replacing 
28000 mi One rear-shock absorber was leaking fluid. Initially, Dealer said it would cost $90 to repair. I went somewhere else for a second-opinion/estimate (which was higher than Dealer). I returned to dealer, and they decided to cover it under extended-warr 
41000 mi power steering pump replaced that related to TSB 07-005: power steering whines due to defective power steering reservoir 
135000 mi

US $250
Power steering pump failure. Replaced pump and reservoir. 
95000 mi

US $250
Front stabilizer replacement 
172000 mi

US $250
Ball joints were worn and had play in them such that they pushed the rotor dust shield into the rotor causing a light grinding sound when turning. 
106000 mi

US $2400
Replaced power steering pump seal. 
65100 mi

C $300
Right rear wheel bearing replaced 
71000 mi

US $100
2005 Ody has service bulletin for Power Steering fluid reservoir - diameter of drain and hose too narrow, starves pump. Whines! Replaced with modified reservoir with larger opening/hose to feed the pump properly and keep it lubricated. Not yet recall 
46000 mi

US $410
Left front wheel bearing failure 
88040 mi

C $2000
Power steering pump failure Belt and drivetrain maintenance 
145000 mi

US $18
Power steering whine. Replaced reservoir per TSB. Replaced o-ring in power steering pump per TSB. 
62000 mi

US $60
Replace steering pump 
129000 mi

US $800
Mechanic friend took dealer quote of $3k and fixed everything for about $900. Tie rods, brake pads/rotors, & others I forget. 
78000 mi Steering noise and loss of power assist. 
134000 mi Clunking in front right wheel at low speeds over small bumps. 
131000 mi

US $30
Steering pump making a whining noise. Flushed power steering fluid and replaced steering fluid reservoir to eliminate noise. 
55000 mi Power steering pump replaced. Covered by a Honda recall, at low speed and low RPM steering wheel was hard to turn. 
98000 mi Fixed power steering squeal 
35000 mi replaced power steering pump 
120000 mi

US $140
Steering difficult at low engine RPMs. Replaced power steering pump. Funny - just received notice of a warranty extension (to 100k miles) for this exact problem, but have too many miles (120k)to take advantage. 
146000 mi

US $300
High pressure steering pump hose was leaking. Hose was replaced. 
95000 mi noisy, weak power steering pump replaced as per TSB program. Parts and labor covered by AHM 
128000 mi

US $1000
front passenger wheel bearing was making loud noise. 
137300 mi

US $1000
tie rods& wheel bearings both sides 
94860 mi

C $400
Replaced worn brake pads and rotors for the front. Also lower arm and right ball joint. Changed to winter tires and changed oil. 

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2005 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

255-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

57000 mi

US $400
rear shocks 
168000 mi

US $1035
Power steering pump leaking 
83000 mi

US $300
Power Steering high pressure hose line was leaking - replaced. 
123000 mi

US $200
Replaced passenger wheel bearing at @125K miles 
30000 mi

US $100
The famous squawling sound during driving in colder wx of 30-40 degrees F would make the power steering pump go into cavitation, due to inability of pump to pull the ps fluid through the metal filter at bottom. 
77700 mi Recall for power steering pump, was replaced. My wife had commented on the steering getting more difficult and then after the recall it was much better. 
56420 mi Steering is heavy at time, transmission shifts hard up and down, gas pedal can be either not very responsive or extremely responsive at times 
65639 mi

C $826
Replace power steering pump and reservoir (this is the 2nd time since new) 
30000 mi bad power steering pump, possible abs also diagnosed 
183000 mi Replaced brakes, rotors and two antisway bar bolts. 
238000 mi

US $90
High pressure power steering hose was leaking. Replaced it myself with a new hose. 
173000 mi

US $450
Front bushings, cylinder repair 
24000 mi Passenger rear shock was leaking causing vehicle to sway. 
31000 mi Power steering pump whines. Replaced/repaired under TSB. 
49500 mi

US $287
front left wheel bearing noisy 
41000 mi power steering pump noise--made note in service record, but not bad enough to replace. 
48000 mi Power steering pump replaced. 
63240 mi

C $250
Power steering pump making a whining noise. Replace power steering reservoir and power steering fluid as per TSB. 
68200 mi Power steering pump - hard steering at low speeds. Honda issued recall and was repaired. 
30000 mi replaced a leaking rear passenger strut 
48000 mi replaced both front wheel bearings 
102300 mi

US $260
Replaced wheel bearing on front right wheel. 
154000 mi

US $600
Installed new Shocks, Struts and Stabilizer bar 
103700 mi Honda covered replacing the power steering pump. It was sluggish when moving slowly (like in a parking lot) 
133000 mi

US $700
I had bouncing in the suspension so I replaced the full struts (honda part) and the rear shocks (KYB shocks) 

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2004 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

240-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

138000 mi

US $996
Both front struts replaced and rear shocks replaced due to leaking. Front sway bar links where leaking. 
155000 mi

US $400
Power steering pump replaced and fluid flushed 
225000 mi

US $50
Powersteering hose leaking. 
162000 mi

US $400
Leaky rear shock 
61300 mi

US $1100
front struts leaking and worn rear shocks 
105000 mi

US $500
Replace front wheel bearings (both sides) 
116920 mi

C $120
Bought two new tie-rods. One was quite worn and the other was fairly worn, resulting in vibration while driving at speeds higher than 80 km/hr. Fixed both. 
71000 mi

US $314
Left front wheel bearing 
80000 mi Right Rear shock seal had failed causing the shock to make noises over bumps & dips. 
84000 mi power steering sensor wire broken- fixed to stabilize idle. 
115300 mi

US $400
Replaced power steering pump 
132000 mi

US $232
Replace passenger side outer tie rod 
143000 mi

US $900
Replaced shocks, struts, installed new tires and had alignment done. 
146500 mi

US $70
Replaced power steering pressure switch and repaired power steering wiring 
89000 mi

US $200
power steering pump covered by recall. had started to make some noise, got it done before Honda's warranty extension ran out. 
94700 mi

US $1850
Replaced struts 
124000 mi

C $1000
Ball joint replaced. 
92000 mi

US $680
The shop replaced the leaking front struts and also had the shocks replaced at the same time. 
72000 mi

US $150
Rear shock replacement. 
135000 mi

US $400
Struts and shocks 
39300 mi Repair broken wire to Power Steering switch 

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2003 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

240-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

115000 mi

US $2000
Left front axle bearings. Rear engine mount. Airbag warning light was on 
123000 mi

US $1300
power steering unit 
173000 mi

US $240
Replaced power steering pump 
101000 mi

US $450
rear control arms needed to be replaced 
237000 mi

US $350
replaced wheel bearing. suspension is about shot, 
134500 mi

C $250
RF outer tie-rod end 
144460 mi

C $460
Replaced Driver Side Tie Rod End 
43000 mi

US $200
Leaking Power Steering Pump - total replacement required. 
168000 mi If I did not sell it I would have added new rear springs, maybe some shocks and struts, and it was due for tires. 
19000 mi Power steering rack replaced 
249000 mi

US $255
Sway bar link was worn out. Was repaired 
73000 mi

US $1000
Replaced front struts 
159700 mi

US $700
Replaced all 4 shocks 
81000 mi

US $1061
Both front struts were leaking. 
79540 mi

C $1110
Power steering pump, pulley, resevoir 
94000 mi

C $150
R&R left outer tie rod 
107260 mi

C $247
tie rod replacement, subsequent alignment 
132680 mi

C $700
replace upper and lower power steering hoses 
147560 mi

C $200
replace sway bar links 
87000 mi

US $1138
Front struts had leaked and were replaced.  
52000 mi Power steering pump failed. Steering was tight. 
72000 mi

US $90
L/S rear wheel bearing. Very easy to do self. (saved $600 on dealers estimate) 
101000 mi

US $800
Replace tie-rod end. 
95480 mi

C $500
Suspension bushings and sway bar bushings. 
100440 mi

C $860
front end bushings 
112680 mi

C $230
leaking steering 
106000 mi

US $40
Replaced power steering reservoir.  
82000 mi

US $650
Shocks and struts worn out. 
133000 mi

US $550
Replace sway bar links. 
136500 mi

US $650
Replace front struts and strut mounts 
158000 mi

US $600
Compliance bushings worn out, replaced lower control arms and sway bar end links. 
89000 mi

US $1400
Rear shocks were shot. No fluid present. Front struts seeping fluid. 2 wires involving power steering were broken. 
107000 mi

US $650
Struts have been leaking for the past year. The mechanic advised at that time that it could be put off until later. Struts started clunking on turns and bumps. Time to get repaired. 
75020 mi

C $670
Front struts were leaking. 
104120 mi

C $100
noise coming from front end on gravel roads. Replaced the sway bar bushings. 
141980 mi

C $750
right side tie rod end was worn. replaced the end with the bushing and did an alignment. 
98000 mi Shocks all around. 
67700 mi

US $1800
Repaired wires for power steering pressure switch. Replaced sway bar end links and inner bushings 
130000 mi

US $600
steering was a little wobbly. shop said it was tires, but turned out to be tie rod. 
136000 mi car went into shop (Jeffrey Honda) fine, came out needing front end repair. 
126000 mi

US $330
I noticed a "clunk" noise in/near the front end, and after the shop replaced the sway bar / links stuff, that noise was gone. 
134000 mi I also never had any further checks (nor repairs) done to the front and rear struts, 
62000 mi wiggle in steering 
157300 mi

US $400
tie rod 
175000 mi

US $4000
Power steering pump shot. Loud squealing Replaced Power steering pump. Wheel bearing was shot, causing loud noise. Replaced Wheel bearing. 
207000 mi Power steering hose is leaking 
264000 mi

US $250
Drivers side hub and tie rod needed replacement 

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2002 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

71000 mi

US $600
Wheel bearings worn 
136000 mi

US $400
rear wheel bearing 
130000 mi Needed new rack and pinion. 
125000 mi

US $250
The car shake a little so I made sure it was nothing bigger then doing major problem solving, more money more parts involved. 

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2002 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

240-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

195000 mi

US $516
Replaced Struts 
137000 mi

US $200
outer tie-rods were worn. Had to be swapped out by shop since it was seized. then alignment took a few trials.  
199000 mi

US $575
Bushings replaced. 
84000 mi

US $500
Front end links replaced. Alignment needed as well. 
92000 mi

US $200
Front strut had come loose from the mount. It was tightened and the front end re-aligned. 
206000 mi

US $500
Replacement of front lower control arm 
174000 mi

US $500
sway bar rods, rear shocks 
178000 mi

US $450
front struts/springs replaced 
176000 mi

US $750
Replace broken front coil springs and struts. 
154000 mi

US $200
Replaced shocks and struts as they were leaking 
132000 mi

US $1000
broken suspension arm 
39307 mi

US $45
Replaced leaking LR shock absorber. 
111000 mi

US $754
Wheel bearings replaced passenger front. 
100000 mi Groaning or popping noise coming from rack and pinion steering unit. Wiring to power steering pressure switch broken. 
122300 mi

US $97
Gronk coming from front end. Told it was the rack and pinion unit that needs to be replaced.  
193300 mi

US $90
Rear wheel bearings noisy on passenger side. Had not yet failed, but would have soon. Rear hub replaced. 
197000 mi

US $10
Minor leak in power steering return line. Replaced clamp. Groaning noise from front end when turning steering wheel. Tightened bolts attaching rack & pinion to frame. 
110000 mi

US $3000
Rear shocks, front control arms repaced. 
93000 mi

US $400
Replaced left front wheel hub. 
83080 mi

C $400
Front tie rod end replacement (passenger side, I think). 
115940 mi

C $2400
Replaced suspension component in front passenger side. Unsure of exact component. 
78000 mi Dealer said it needed new rear struts. 
227000 mi

US $80
Outer tie rod 
239000 mi

US $600
Bushings and ball joints 
117000 mi

US $500
Replaced driver's side wheel bearings 
123000 mi

US $500
Left front wheel bearing replaced. Also front brake pads replaced and rotors turned. 
124000 mi

C $120
outer right tire rod end replacement 
91000 mi

US $300
Wheel bearing rear. Grinding sound 
94300 mi

US $400
Wheel bearing noisy. Replaced.  
107000 mi

US $650
Power steering pump leak. Pump replaced. 
110000 mi

US $1200
POWER STEERING RACK REPLACED FOR LEAK, STIFF STEERING. 
126000 mi

US $800
Compliance bushing broken, front strut broken. 
155000 mi Replaced shocks and lower ball joints. 
177000 mi

US $200
Front end shake at 70 mph. Replaced front wheel bearings, lower ball joints, rotors, and front brake pads. 
223000 mi

US $190
Rear brake rotors, pads, wheel bearings 
229000 mi

US $100
Replace front shock springs Replaced front right lower ball joint 
164000 mi

US $3200
Front end looseness...even though I had replaced motor mounts, some bushings and the struts, it sounded like, on medium and up bumps that someone had a hammer underneath the hood. 
197700 mi

US $2
Power steering system had a leak at the intake. Replaced intake o-ring. Noise disappeared for a week, but now has returned. 
199000 mi

US $10
Power steering pump has a leak. Attempted to seal leak by replacing gasket. Repair attempt failed. Power steering still leaks and makes noise. 
203300 mi

US $600
I had the power steering pump replaced. The steering noise went away, but subsequently the high pressure hose began to leak. I then had the high pressure hose replaced. 
203700 mi

US $50
Rear passenger suspension is squeaking and clunking. Replaced rear spring hat and seat rubber insulators. Did not fix problem. 
207000 mi Suspension squeaking and clunking never resolved. 
21700 mi Front Struts replaced under warranty. Technician noticed leaking. Apparently there was a quiet recall on bad struts and Honda didn't know what vehicle they were on. 
101680 mi

C $1329
Noticed noise in front suspension over bumps at low speed. Rough ride as well. Front struts and springs replaced as well as sway bar links and one sway bar bushing. 
109120 mi

C $300
Wavering steering wheel at low speeds, rattle from suspension at low speeds, clunk over bumps, wander at high speed. Driver's side tie rod end had to be replaced. 
119660 mi

C $650
Mechanic noticed excessive wear on the passenger side tie rod end and it was replaced. Mechanic noticed that the stabilizer bushings were worn and they were replaced. 
149420 mi

C $870
Loose lower ball joint passenger side. Replaced control arm and ball joint assembly. 
89900 mi

C $592
Front right (inner) bearing worn out and making noise. Was replaced. 
165300 mi

US $160
Also replaced tie rod. 
197000 mi

US $160
Replaced lower ball joint 
176860 mi

C $800
front shock absorbers sway rod bushings 
186820 mi Power steering pump needed replacement 
117800 mi

C $600
tie-rod end needed replacement 
127720 mi

C $1200
need replacement 
175500 mi

US $1955
Also had struts replaced for the second time. I would say that it is normal wear for a car with this many miles. 
236000 mi

US $300
Power steering pump leaking. Pump replaced 
118000 mi

US $580
New struts then strut bearings 
120000 mi

US $500
New struts and shocks- then knocking noise in front end- greased strut bearing which fixed the noise problem.  
153700 mi

US $300
Power steering hose replacement 
161300 mi

US $450
Struts replaced, rear shocks replaced 
228300 mi

US $120
Bearing noise 

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2002 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

155000 mi

US $1080
Replace both front struts, lower ball joints, control arm bushings (one failed), stabilizer bar links, & stabilizer bar bushings replace rear shocks. 
179000 mi

US $900
Replaced both front wheel bearings. 

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2001 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

134000 mi

US $107
5 Front struts leaking 
179180 mi

C $400
upper bearing plate replaced as old one split in two. two day repair, one to order part,second to install. 

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2001 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

210-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

91000 mi

US $350
strut replacement and shocks in rear also the steering links replaced in the front 
114700 mi

US $300
Right side ball joint replacement (actually the mechanic talked me into getting a while new swing arm) 
216000 mi

US $65
Replace shocks and struts. 
116000 mi

US $150
Creaking when turning at slow parking lot speeds. Major alignment adjustment needed. Had to replace upper strut bolts with excentric bolt to get proper alignment as the factory parts did not allow enough adjustment. Had to replace worn front tires. 
193000 mi

US $400
Replaced left wheel hub. 
58900 mi

C $250
Updated worn out rear shocks with new load-adjusting type. Successful repair and improved ride height in the rear of van. 
60760 mi

C $900
Front right coil spring fractured near its base prematurely. This is a known problem with this model year. Both coil springs replaced. 
89280 mi

C $150
Replaced sway bar bushings. 
98420 mi Rear shocks worn out and replaced under lifetime warranty. 
130000 mi

US $800
Replaced front struts and rear shocks. This is the first time they were replaced. 
141000 mi

US $151
stabilizer links torn - replaced both front stabilizer links 
145000 mi

US $201
Power steering pressure switch wires broken 
152000 mi

US $250
Replaced both front struts. One was leaking and had been for around 10,000 miles. The originals lasted 140,000 miles - that's excellent quality. Monroe's won't last that long. 
180000 mi

US $200
Power steering pump noise (leaking shaft seals). I replaced the pump with a factory remanufactured from Honda. 
215000 mi

US $3500
Power steering pump seals replaced Shocks and struts replaced Sway bar end link bushings replaced 
77000 mi

US $660
Broken coil spring, replaced coil springs on both sides and front struts (wear item not included in amount above) 
116000 mi

US $350
Replace drivers side stablizer bar/unit. 
135000 mi

US $600
Power steering pressure hose replacement. 

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2001 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

181000 mi

US $200
power steering fluid leakage 
58280 mi

$500
R&R Power Steering Pinion Valve, Install new PS Pump Bearing& Belt, PS Fluid change,Transmission Fluid changed. 

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2000 Honda Odyssey 4dr Minivan, ext.

210-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

124000 mi Steering wheel vibration. I was told it was caused by one of the tires. I replaced the tire and the vibration didn't go away. Dealership rotated/balanced/aligned but vibration only reduced by approx 70%. 
143000 mi

US $714
Replaced front compliance bushings and front sway bar bushings. 
147300 mi

US $300
Sway bar tie ends, and one other suspension component, forgot the name. 
126000 mi

US $160
New tires installed and an alignment was attempted but the left tie rod was worn and would not hold an alignment. Replaced tie rod. Alignment is fine now. 
97300 mi

US $700
struts, 2 front 
132000 mi

US $216
replace shocks and struts 
137000 mi

US $1400
replace control arm bushings 
99900 mi

US $98
Passenger side rear wheel bearing failed. 
143000 mi

US $786
Need new struts and sway bar bushings 
154600 mi

US $500
Replaced FR engine mount, sealed the leaking radiator, machined front brake rotors. Oil/filter/wipers change, tire rotation. 
105000 mi

US $100
New rear struts, old ones were worn 
147000 mi

US $70
Power steering system lost fluid. Diagnosed for reseal of pump, replace rack and pinion, reservoir, and hose. 
150000 mi

US $1775
Rack and pinion was leaking and had to be replaced Power steering pump replaced 
142000 mi

US $200
Replaced left front ball joint, new struts, new front tires, alignment 
124000 mi

US $600
Front sway bar bushings and links replaced. 
200000 mi

US $60
Passenger tie rod end replaced 
220000 mi

US $110
Drivers side lower ball joint replaced 
238700 mi

US $750
Left and right front bearings replaced 
110000 mi

US $150
rear axle bearings 
135700 mi

US $250
Replacement of front shocks/struts, sway bars to improve ride quality. 
197000 mi

US $100
REPLACED END LINKS ON FRONT SUSPENSION 
174000 mi Broken/leaky rear shock causing rear wheel hop on braking and clunking sound in car. Replaced rear shock absorbers. 
187240 mi

C $150
Kal Tire noticed outer tie rod was worn while the van was in for tire replacement. Replaced the tie rod myself then had Kal Tire do a realignment. ~$50 for parts ~$100 for alignment. 
195000 mi

US $1400
Worn out tie rod ends 
221700 mi

US $28
O ring for power steering. 

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2000 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

121000 mi

US $439
Broken left front coil spring (while driving), damaged left front ABS wheel speed sensor and left outboard CV joint boot. Replaced CV boot, ABS wheel speed sensor, both left and right coil springs and both left and right struts. Looked to Honda for help. 
112000 mi

US $10
Front wheel bearing is making a groaning sound when turning. Shop said it was a glaze on the brake disc and possibly cracked brake pad mat'l but turning the disc did not fix the problem. Am taking back to shop for bearing replacement. 
151000 mi

US $1100
replaced noisy wheel bearings and intermediate shaft bearing that was noisy. replaced shocks and suspension bushings. Ride was a bit tired. 

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1999 Honda Odyssey

Engine not specified

198000 mi

US $335
Popping sound when turning wheels at a stop. Front struts replaced/installed. 

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1999 Honda Odyssey 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

115320 mi

C $1300
Front compliance bushing and inner tie-rod end. 
136000 mi

US $400
Replaced tie rod and stabilizer link. 
137000 mi

US $190
Other tie rod worn out (not noticed during last month's repiar) 
178500 mi

US $600
Worn tie rod replaced 
223820 mi

C $1000
Vehicle had a pull to the left. Dealership reported broken driver side front strut and coil. Both left and right front strut assemblies replaced (coil and strut). 
225520 mi

C $250
Noticed fluid leak, whining from steering, clicking from power steering pump. Diagnosed leak in high pressure power steering line. Dealership replaced the high pressure power steering line. 
153000 mi

US $900
First time replacement of shocks and Struts front and back. Alignment also done. Car now drives like new. 
211700 mi

US $300
Front passenger coil spring broke and damaged front tire. Replaced both front coil springs and struts, along with passenger tire. 
214000 mi

US $75
Hi pressure power steering hose needed replacement. 
88040 mi

C $400
replace control arm compliance bushings - both sides 
155700 mi

US $165
Shocks, Struts & Outer Tie Rod Ends 
176000 mi

US $320
Replaced outer tie rod ends on both sides Replaced stabilizer bar links on both sides 

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Honda Odyssey Suspension Problems

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