The Honda Odyssey is a well-rounded vehicle whose engine and transmission work well together. Handling is agile, secure and aided by a standard electronic stability control. The interior is crafted nicely and is versatile with a split-folding third-row seat. Road noise is somewhat pronounced.
Alerts
There are 5 recalls on this vehicle. Learn More.

Road Test Results

Performance
Acceleration Acceleration Acceleration tests are conducted on a smooth, flat pavement straightaway at the track. Time, speed, and distance measurements are taken with a precise GPS-based device that’s hooked to a data-logging computer.
0 to 60 mph 0 to 60 mph (sec.) The time in seconds that a vehicle takes to reach 60 mph from a standstill with the engine idling.
Transmission Transmission Transmission performance is determined by shifting smoothness, response, shifter action, and clutch actuation for manual transmissions.
Fuel Economy Fuel Economy We perform our own fuel-economy tests, independent of the government's often-quoted EPA figures and the manufacturers' claims. Using a precise fuel-flow measuring device spliced into the fuel line, we run two separate circuits to represent city and highway consumption.
CR's Overall Mileage CR's Overall Mileage CR's overall mileage is a composite of measured fuel usage on a prescribed city course and highway cruising; and CR's 150-mile test trip of mixed driving, if tested. In recent road tests, we've discontinued the 150-mile trip test.
CR's City Mileage CR's City Mileage Measured fuel usage on a prescribed city course.
CR's Highway Mileage CR's Highway Mileage Measured fuel usage on a prescribed highway cruising.
Annual Fuel Cost Annual Fuel Cost The cost and amount of fuel used in 12,000 miles and is calculated from CR's overall mileage.
Braking Braking The braking rating is a composite of wet and dry stopping distances and pedal feel. Braking distance is from 60 mph, with no wheels locked.
Emergency Handling Emergency Handling Several factors go into the rating, including the avoidance maneuver speed and confidence, as well as how the vehicle behaves when pushed to its limit,
Comfort / Convenience
Ride Ride Our expert judgment of how well the suspension isolates and absorbs road imperfections and how steady it keeps the body on various road surfaces.
Noise Noise Our expert judgment of the vehicle's interior noise level in everyday driving.
Front Seat Comfort Front Seat Comfort Our judgment of how comfortable the front seat is for drivers of various heights.
Rear Seat Comfort Rear Seat Comfort Our judgment of how comfortable the rear seat is for two passengers to sit across.
Interior Fit and Finish Interior Fit and Finish An expert evaluation of the interior quality and craftsmanship.
Trunk/Cargo Area Trunk/Cargo Area Our rating is based on the amount of luggage or cargo space that a vehicle has in the trunk or cargo area.

Owner Reports

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Reliability History Reliability History The reliability charts are based on responses on hundreds of thousands of vehicles from our latest Annual Auto Survey. Consumer Reports subscribers reported on any serious problems they had with their vehicles during the past 12 months that they considered serious because of cost, failure, safety, or downtime, in any of the trouble spots included in the table below. The results are presented relative to the average model that year. Extra weight is given to the more serious areas such as major engine or transmission problems. Based on this data and further analysis, we predict reliability for the latest year. N/A indicates that we did not receive a large enough sample size to provide data for a specific year. An X indicates that the vehicle was not manufactured for a specific year.
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Engine Major Engine Major Engine rebuild or replacement, cylinder head, head gasket, turbo or supercharger, timing chain or timing belt.
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Engine Minor Engine Minor Accessory belts and pulleys, engine computer, engine mounts, engine knock or ping, oil leaks.
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Engine Cooling Engine Cooling Radiator, cooling fan, antifreeze leaks, water pump, thermostat, overheating.
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Transmission Major Transmission Major Transmission rebuild or replacement, torque converter, clutch replacement.
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Owner Satisfaction Owner Satisfaction To learn about satisfaction, CR has collected survey data from our annual survey on more than half a million vehicles. Our subscribers provide great insights into their satisfaction by answering one simple question: If they had it to do all over again, would they definitely buy or lease the same model? In addition, respondents also rate their cars in six categories: driving experience, comfort, value, styling, audio, and climate systems. N/A indicates that we did not receive a large enough sample size to provide data for a specific year. An X indicates that the vehicle was not manufactured for a specific year.
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Driving Experience Driving Experience Includes acceleration and handling
Comfort Comfort Includes seats, climate control, noise, and ride
Value Value Did you get what you wanted relative to the price you paid?
Styling Styling How it looks inside and out
Safety Equipment
ABS standard. Side air bags standard from 2002. Head protection air bags and ESC standard from 2005. Forward collision warning optional starting in 2014.
Road Test

The Honda Odyssey is a well-rounded vehicle whose engine and transmission work well together. Handling is agile, secure and aided by a standard electronic stability control. The interior is crafted nicely and is versatile with a split-folding third-row seat. Road noise is somewhat pronounced.

Seating
2 front, 3 rear, 3 third
Drive Wheels
Front
Warranty

In most cases, automotive warranties are based on the vehicle identification number (VIN), and the warranty will be valid regardless of ownership. The dealership can tell you exactly how much warranty is left.

Read more about extended warranties
Body Styles
minivan
Transmissions Available
  • 5-speed Automatic
Engines Available
  • 3.5-liter V6 (244 hp)

Owner Reported Trouble Spots

The Reliability score is based on our latest subscriber survey of 2007 Honda Odyssey owners. The owner comments describe problems respondents experienced with this vehicle.

Climate System

Blower (fan) motor, A/C compressor, condenser, evaporator, heater system, automatic climate control, refrigerant leakage, electrical failure.

What Owners Say

"A/C cuts out for days on end. No problem found"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"A/C failed in August 2014. Compressor had to be replaced"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"ac packed up and will be repaired"

Kimberly S., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"compressor was hot by a small stone on the highway and had to be replaced. Design flaw"

David L., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"compressor froze"

Scott C., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"No cold air"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"on vacation 1000 miles from home and compressor failed. quite costly to repair"

Steve A., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"A/C was not cooling properly. Passenger side blew hot air in the summer and driver side blew cooler air. Something was wrong --- still not 100%"

Jason G., TX (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"A/C periodically freezes up and will not provide cold air. A/C compressor and clutch failed in the last year (leading to a total A/C failure) and were replaced, but original problem still exists"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Had a pressure leak, requiring replacement"

Anonymous, AL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"It failed at less than 140000 miles and had to be replaced for costs over $1700.00. Besides the expense, this seems a premature failure to me"

Fred R., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The clutch for the a/c compressor failed. It cost us $800 to get fixed"

Al L., WA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The clutch needed replacing and in the process of removing the clutch from the compressor the compressor was damaged and had to be replaced"

James O., LA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"I thought it was the climate control in the car but the dealership recommended a new AC Compressor at the same time I had the timing belt changed. The total cost was $2100"

Anonymous, MI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"it failed and I had to pay to fix it"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Compressor failed and had to be replaced"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Compressor would not turn off; source was electrical in nature"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Compressor failed and was replaced"

Anonymous, KS (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"AC compresser clutch malfunction, but compressor OK"

Frederick A., TX (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Bad relay switch draining battery"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Compressor replacement awfully expensive!"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Would not cool. Honda had to put a relay in & recharged the coolant $550 job"

Stephen H., NC (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Had the dealer check out why the AC was not working. Was told I had to replace AC clutch (part that engages).but once opened up they called to say that the whole compressor needs to be replaced"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Not cooling, started last week, have not taken it into the shop yet"

Rodger B., MS (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Clutch seized compressor replaced"

John C., CT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"AC stopped working. Estimate for repair is $2,000"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The A/C compressor failed when the car was 8 years old. I don't know if this is early, but I've had older cars without having this problem"

Dana-Keith C., GA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The AC stopped working and I had to replace the the AC compressor. and two years later this replacement Ac compressor had died again. It is a good thing that I live in Canada and only need the AC for 2 or 3 months in a year"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Will sometimes not cool. My mechanic cannot find the problem"

W M., KY (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Tons of problems with AC. I've taken the car to the dealer 4 times. Each time they "fix" it only to stop working later"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Unit failed requiring replacement"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The pressure relief valve continued to pop--could not replace just the valve--the whole compressor needed to be replaced. While doing that, it was discovered that the condenser needed to be replaced, as well"

Anonymous, WV (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Quit"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"stopped working 10 months after condenser stopped working"

Anonymous, GA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"The AC has randomly over the past three years just stopped blowing cold air. It will stay off for a random amount of time from 1 min to 15 min. Every time I took it in, it was fine. Weirdly, this summer, it hasn't done it at all"

Greg H., AZ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"No cold air, repaired leak"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"two different air temps to passenger and driver sides when both sides should have been the same"

Douglas W., NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"the system gets confused and sometimes has heat coming out of one vent and AC out another. We have to put the election all the way to LOW, and then the cool comes from all vents. (we then move it back to the desired temp and it works correctly)"

Rick G., GA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Dealership replaced compressor. Complaint continued. Independent mechanic troubleshot problem to a malfunctioning sensor. Problem solved"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Always blows hot air until you turn temp down to lowest value and then back up to where you want it"

Anonymous, KS (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The system just stopped working. The blower would not work and the air conditioning compressor would not come on. The repair was an electrical component in the dashboard control for the system. It took about 45 minutes including time required to h"

Henry K., LA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"vast temperature variance in the air exiting passenger outlets & drivers outlet; Honda Dealer flushed cooling & rad system three times, did not solve issue; I suggested an electronic control problem; now that my extended warranty has expired, dealer"

David M., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The automatic climate control does not cool the Odyssey properly or not at all. Sometime one side seems to work. A dye was put in but we did not follow up as yet"

Raynald M., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"plastic gear clicks and sticks when setting over night"

William C., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"driver side blows hot air unless we set the temp to 58 then it only blows uncontrollable cold air. Fix is expensive"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Driver side vents stay in heat mode every time Van is started. Must "reset" system by lowering temperature to lowest setting, then raise temp to desire setting"

John M., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"odyssey temperature motor make noise and blow hot air"

Anonymous, NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"A/C works sometimes and sometimes it doesn't. When it works., it works well. We replaced the main A/C relay for about $6. It works more often, but still doesn't always work"

Anonymous, WV (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Passenger side of dual climate control blew only hot air intermittently"

Anonymous, NY (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The AC sometime blows hot air when it should be cold air. we adjust the temp to LO and then it starts to blow cold air"

Laurie S., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"It doesn't work"

Steven H., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Air handler began to fail in 2015 (scratchy noise behind the dash on driver's side). Hot air blows out driver's side while the passenger side stays on target with temperature we set. It could be readjusted, for a while, by turning the system down to LOW, but that's now broken. Getting ready to sell the van"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
Blower (fan) motor

"A year after the engine was replaced, it started running rough again and wouldn't pump out AC. They thought it was the compressor but discovered it was the fans that shut down the compressor. Inexpensive repair but because through belts, the compress"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"AC switched to hot air multiple times, which dealer and mechanics blamed on a motor. They have been unuccessful in identifying the part that requires placement. I had dogs locked in the car with the AC running, only to return minutes later and find"

Dana H., GA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Poor design, road debris knocked hole in condenser"

Anonymous, OH (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Had to replace at the time of the compressor replacement for the replacement warranty"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Was leaking and had to be replaced"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"See comments under compressor"

Anonymous, WV (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Electrical failure

"Electrical switch for air conditioner"

Dan B., SC (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Fuse that turns on compressor went bad"

James G., LA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Failed relay"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"One of the pipes running from the heater reservoir in the back of the car corroded and started leaking fluid. The replacement part took a week to be ordered in and the repair was done to satisfactory standards by the Honda dealer"

Nico V., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The driver side vents do not get any heat. No matter what the automatic temp is set at nor how warm the other vents may get, only cold air comes from the driver's vents"

Earle P., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"The driver side is always hot. It doesn't matter if I change the temperature the driver side stays hot. The passenger side will change and be cool while the driver side is hot"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"No cold air"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Valve stuck open, lost refrigerant; valve replace and refrigerant replaced"

Tom C., IN (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"AC stopped working properly. Mechanic identified a leak"

Richard L., MN (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Recently had major refrigerant leaks that cost about $500 to repair"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Needed to replace the lines leading to the rear heater core"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"When we realized it wasn't cooling we were out of state. The dealer had to order a part but we couldn't wait. They had recharged it to test it, and it worked for a week or more. Back home we had it fixed. Can't remember if replaced or repaired"

Leilani R., NY (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Had to replace freon twice because of leaks, Will have to do it a 3rd time. Repair shop said it might be the whole unit gone bad"

Bruce L., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"We have problems with the air conditioning not working. Have replaced the refrigerant several times. Mechanic hasn't been able to readily find the leak. We're reluctant to spend a lot of money to fix the AC because of power steering issue"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"coolant leaks caused the passenger side of the van to have cold air while heat come from the vents on the driver's side during the time you were looking for cool air"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"After 8 year there's a slow leak on the refrigerant so it needs to be refilled every year"

Paulo L., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"low refrigerant that needed filling with a can"

Cameron T., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"the vehicle is 10 years old. air conditioning issues are expected now. it is my second odyssey and i would buy another if my wife would let me"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

Suspension

Shocks or struts, ball joints, tie rods, wheel bearings, alignment, steering linkage (includes rack and pinion), power steering (pumps and hoses, leaks), wheel balance, springs or torsion bars, bushings, electronic or air suspension.

What Owners Say

"Needed replacing due to play in wheels"

Dan H., IL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Had to have them replaced in the front, and the axel was in need of replacement too"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)
Bushings

"Honda wants $2000 to repair failing bushings - car has less than 120k miles on it"

Mark S., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"bushings needed replacement"

Anonymous, MI (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Replaced as a normal service. They didn't break, just worn"

Anonymous, QC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Bushing wore in there rears suspension arms. Expensive replacement as Honda replaces the entire assembly, not the bushings"

Mark M., PA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Compliance bushing cracked/worn. Will not pas next state inspection according to dealer. Estimate $1,000 to repair"

Richard N., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"new power steering pump"

Anonymous, OK (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"System cavatating"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"There was a leak in the power steering hose"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Standard power steering pump "o" ring leak. Should have been fixed by Honda"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Power steering pump started to fail, had to get it replaced"

Matthew R., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Power steering fluid leak. $400 to repair"

Dan G., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Replaced power steering unit due to leaks"

Anonymous, NE (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"had leak and changed power steering pump for second time was told rack n pinon could be bad also"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Oil leak at pover steering pump inlet o-ring"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"We did not notice that the power steering fluid level was low (neither did my regular mechanic), so it was a bit of a surprise when the pump started cavitating while on a road trip"

Thomas G., MS (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Power steering pumps and hoses

"Power steering pump made noise and had to be replaced"

Anonymous, OR (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Steering was not smooth and seemed to catch, especially at slow speeds"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Replaced pump"

Anonymous, GA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Failed pump and seals"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Difficulty turning steering wheel at very low speed or stop"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Power steering pump failed at 160,000 miles, a rebuilt replacement unit was defective, had to buy a new unit from Honda. Hoses failed after new pump installed"

Max A., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Suction line sprung a leak allowing air to enter the system. Problem cause only noisy pump"

Anonymous, OH (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Steering wheel became increasingly difficult to turn. Honda addressed the problem under warranty the first time but it happened again and had to pay for expensive fix again"

Debbie M., WA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Was making a squealing noise at low speeds. Had to have the power steering pump replaced"

Norman S., NC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"This is the second time the power steering has gone out"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"pump has failed; needs replacing"

Anonymous, AB (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Whining noise"

Tom G., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Had trouble turning when new. Honda said numerous time that it was working correctly. The steering pump started making noise. Pump replaced by non-Honda shop. All problems solved"

Bill H., LA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Problems with the power steering was on recall from Honda, but we could never get the problem corrected. Took the van back three times to the dealership and still have issues with the power steering. I'm assuming we'd get it fixed if we paid for it"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Power steering began to "Howl" when under load (turning)"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Power steering pump is leaking. Tough turning when engine is not running high. Such as parking, etc"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Power steering recall. Hard to turn at slow speeds"

Stephen H., NC (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Power steering unit not operating effectively. High whining noise. Very hard to steer at low rpm/speed. Unit was replaced"

Anonymous, NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Power steering making noise when turning. There were leaks. Changed the pump. Not enough. Changed hoses. Not enough. Changed gaskets. Not enough. Kept leaking. Used product to seal the leak. Worked. But it was very frustrating and costly"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"had to replace the power steering pump because it stopped working. had to replace power steering hose because it was old and sprung a bad leak"

Anonymous, NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Have had to replace power steering lines twice in last 30,000 miles. Supposedly stainless lines had rusted through ( we spend moist of the winters in Carolinas where no road salt)"

Laurie W., NY (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The power steering does not work at low speeds such as parking"

Robert T., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Leaking fluid. Noticed steering wobble. Had PSU replaced no more problems"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The power steering pump started cavitating while on a road trip and had to be replaced at a Honda dealership along the way"

Thomas G., MS (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The rear passenger side shock seemed to have blown and was causing uneasy behavior over bumps. Both rear shocks were replaced"

Prashanth R., TX (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"I had to replace both rear struts in the last two weeks!"

Anonymous, SC (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"needed replacement"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"The rear struts were changed less than two years ago and I had to replaced them two weeks ago"

Jorge S., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Clunking noise in the front end"

Tom G., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Shocks are worn and needed replacement"

Anonymous, AB (2007 Honda Odyssey)

"shocks needed to be replaced"

Matthew R., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"After 451,000 km the rear shocks needed changing. 1 strut and bushings were changed. I used my van like a truck at times and am pleased with the performance to date"

Anonymous, QC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"One of the rear shocks were leaking. Had both rear shocks replaced"

Anonymous, AZ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"A rear shock leaked. Had to replace both shocks"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Shocks were noisy even after replaced"

Anonymous, AL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"110K miles of NYC service, I treated the old Odyssey to a pair of Monroe Strut packs. Well worth the cost along with a set of neoprene bushings and a new pair of Sams clubs Pirelli tires"

Robert B., NY (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Steering linkage (includes rack and pinion)

"I just had breaks and rotors installed. The technician said that I need a new Rack......$1100 estimate. This car had 290000 miles but still runs great and uses no oil. The tranny is getting tired but I just love this car. I may have to get anothe"

Norman D., NC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Rack and pinion steering needed repair after 178,000 miles"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Our mechanic has replaced the rack and pinion on three different occasions. There is a leak that has not yet been fixed because they can't find the source, and there is a loud rumble whenever the front end goes over even the slightest bump I the road"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Rack and pinion had a leak of fluid in the system which could have led to failure and loss of control"

Anonymous, KY (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Had to replace the rack & pinion a year ago"

John M., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"leaking seal front right front drive wheel"

Anonymous, MI (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"needed new tie rod"

Anonymous, MT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Makes a loud electronic whining noise. Honda dealer doesn't know what's wrong"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Rack and pinion got old and wore out at 180K miles"

Peter D., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"The left axle wore out because the hydraulic motor mount went bad and caused the tire to go out of balance and caused the wheel alignment to go out"

Anonymous, NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The ride is progressively worse. Sometimes feels like there's no shocks in it. Mechanic says everything is ok but admits something isn't right with how it drives. He suspects engine mounts, but I think there's something wrong with the suspension"

Kathleen C., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Covered in previous response"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Tie rods were lose so I had both of them replaced"

Paul M., MB (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Tire wear is uneven

"There is a design defect on 2007 odysseys The Right rear Camber is not adjustable..The car goes out of alignment and the dealer says we cannot fix that. after market has parts to fix it. Yes and it cost me 500 dollars to get it fixed"

Robert D., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"I rotate, balance and align the tires on regular basis, but the tires on the front wear outside the tires"

Jorge S., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"I bought new tires but still was having vibration at certain speeds"

Anonymous, AL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The cabin noise from the uneven tire wear noise is really annoying"

Jeff F., MN (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"One front wheel bearing was noisy and needed to be replaced"

Anonymous, MD (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"heard a squeak and had to replace Right Front bearings and CV joint"

William B., IL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

Paint/Trim

Paint (fading, chalking, cracking, or peeling), loose interior and exterior trim or moldings, rust.

What Owners Say

Loose exterior trim or moldings

"the protective shields under front and around wheels keep coming unattached; as is original pins break leaving parts hanging"

Anonymous, NY (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Undercaraige moldings kept falling off"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The engine air foil under the front has come loose on numerous occasions, snags parking lot tire stops, and rubs against the road if flexed in the wrong direction. Dealer solution (while under warranty) was to tie it with wire to body, which fails a"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Seal/trim around windshield dislodged after going through car wash. Was glued back on by car dealership service dept"

Anonymous, NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"There is some sort of plastic shielding attached to the front bumper under the car. It is cracked and in the winter keeps getting caught on frost heaves and falling down, dragging on the ground. I have to keep using zip ties to keep it from ripping"

Lynn P., NH (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Left front fender separated from rest of side. Had to be reinstalled"

Richard H., OK (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The bumper on this car is extremely low and the pan under the front end (protecting the engine) constantly catches on the parking curbs. Twice now the whole pan has caught and dragged off. I finally had to have the whole bumper and pan replaced and"

Wendy S., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The thick plastic attached under the car between the bumper and the metal of the drive-train has come loose twice do to the plastic fasteners sheering off"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"BUMPER TRIM REPEATEDLY COMES LOOSE, EVEN AFTER PROFESSIONAL REPAIR. DESIGN FLAW KEEPS SIDES FROM STAYING ATTACHED TO FRAME"

Anonymous, MD (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Low frontal clearance cause problems with the plastic moldings in the front"

Jeff F., MN (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"After fender-bender, replaced fender covers and other soft pieces fell off soon, do not stay on. The insurance company may have authorized non-OEM parts in the repair. The clips that secure the front bumper cover appear to be poorly designed or executed"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Body panels are very flimsy and occasionally separate or become misaligned"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Loose interior trim or moldings

"Passenger side front seat - Seam in leather seating surface on left rear edge of seat has come apart. Dealer attempted to fix, but it came apart again within 30 days"

Anonymous, MN (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"a piece of plastic trim keeps coming out near passenger legs. HOnda kept trying to fix, but would not replace even when under warranty. Blamed it on passenger kicking it - not true"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Paint (fading, chalking, cracking, or peeling)

"Cracking and peeling paint on right rear bumper"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Paint is starting to chip off on the hood of the van and on the side panels just under the hood"

Roger W., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"After dealer "detailing" which I paid over $100 for, the paint finish has dulled, and has gotten very chalky. The person detailing the car also chipped paint off edges and the gas cap with the drill chuck"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Exterior paint peeling in many locations. Result from undercoat error at original painting by Honda factory. Well-know problem for this model. Honda refuses to rectify"

Lee K., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"White paint peeling off roof"

Christopher W., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"this vehicle is painted white. beginning at the roofline at the center of the top of windshield, back to the moonroof: first about 2"x6", when first noticed, then spread left and right until the entire space in front of the moon roof was down-to-the"

Anonymous, OR (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"caused by accident, our fault not the cars'"

Anonymous, CT (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Definitely a paint defect on the hood of the car, but it is now out of the warranty period, so we have to sand and repaint the hood"

Anonymous, VT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Large panel badly faded, areas of bad peeling and chipping"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Paint blemishes & spider web type of cracks are beginning to show at many places. There are also areas where the primer is now exposed"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Paint is fading on hood and roof of car. Clear coat is coming off on hood"

Betty S., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"paint coming off between top windshield and moon roof"

Anonymous, LA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"paint chipping on the hood"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"At least 20% of the paint on the roof is gone due to it cracking and then peeling off. There's also a small spot on the hood where the paint has peeled. Slight cracking is observed all over the roof and hood. Dealer admits faulty, will not fix"

Andrew F., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Paint is peeling off in large chunks. The body shop estimated that it would cost about $2000 to repair"

Anonymous, NY (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"I have an area on the front edge of my hood that the paint is peeling off"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Paint is peeling across the entire roof of the car and around both rear doors. The roof is peeling away in two large sections each 6 inches by 8 inches with several smaller sections between them"

Sean M., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"It is disgusting how the paint is literally peeling off the metal. Even the undercoat is peeling of the galvanized steel revealing both layers. Honda will not cover. It is the worst I have ever seen in over 25 years of car ownership. Would never buy"

Bob M., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Paint peeling"

Wellman R., TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Paint is flaking off in areas where it's not subject to wear and tear. Most noticeably on the back/underside of the hood where the wipers sit. Rocks don't hit it and for the most part it's protected from the elements. Odd that it's flaking off there"

Kathleen C., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"the roof over front windshield the paint is very faded"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"large sections of paint peeling on hood, roof and front fenders. Rusting on rear fenders"

Jason S., PA (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Paint faded on the window slash on the driver's door and driver's side sliding door. Also, the paint on the roof started fading after about 6 years"

Henry D., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"My front bumper has a lot of peeling paint"

Blake B., OK (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Area larger than a softball peeled from hood while driving through rain in December 2016. Golf ball and baseball sized areas peeled from front edge of roof also. Noticed the tailgate was repainted by original owner. We are second owners and vehicle has always been garage kept"

Samuel T., AL (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"paint cracking and coming off in large chips"

Anonymous, RI (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The paint on the hood cracked and now is peeling"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Paint is peeling, cracking from multiple panels. Car is not garaged overnight"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Paint peeling off in several places. Have already had hood repainted once, and area on roof in front of sun roof"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"8X6 inch area where paint peeled away"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Paint between windshield and moonroof started peeling off about four years ago. Honda Corp. said this is normal wear and take . Now the paint is coming off the hood. This started last year"

Frank P., LA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Paint is chipping off on many places on vehicle to the primer but is not rusting"

Edward W., NY (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"rust started on inside bottom of drivers door"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Rust on the back liftgate, located on the top lip, directly under the window. I had it repaired at a local body shop for $700. It is probably from winter road salt, washed down with the washer fluid and laying on the paint"

Anthony D., NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Rust is beginning to form on inner surfaces of drivers door frame and inner surfaces of sliding door access panels. It has not penetrated the outer surfaces yet"

Anonymous, MN (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Rust has become very prevalent throughout the Odyssey and the cost is too great to have it fixed"

Jay G., IL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Rust started early around the gas fill"

Kevin N., WI (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Minor rust popping through the paint. Will need to be repaired"

Warren W., NH (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"The trim covering the rear sliding door rails rusted and swelled to the point that the automatic doors would periodically catch and either reopen or reclose. They had to be replaced"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Rust appears at the intersection of the rear fender and the wheel we'll. Paint peeling has been a problem for about the last 10 years"

Jason S., PA (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"To my surprise some blistering of the paint on one rocker panel showed up this year. This is a new experience for us with either our past Hondas or Toyotas. I have been driving high-mileage Toyotas for over 20 years without a single spot of rust.......disappointing"

Stephen E., MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"small appx 1.5 squ inch on lower right rear panel. just discovered it in the pass month apr 2017. Have not decided how to proceed"

S T., NC (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The wheel wells are rusting"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Rust around wheel well"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

Body Hardware

Power or manual windows, locks and latches, tailgate, hatch or trunk, doors or sliding doors, mirrors, seat controls, safety belts, sunroof, convertible top.

What Owners Say

Doors or sliding doors

"Power sliding door failed"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"there have been problems from day one with sliding doors catching in the open or closed state. In looking at Kelly blue book comments, this seems to be a consistent problem which I feel should be covered by warrantee"

Anonymous, NY (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Both rear sliding doors have required repair as they were both unUSble. Driver's side is workable now but still giving problems even with repair. Door will not close, especially in cold weather"

Debra D., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Yesterday the power sliding door, passenger side started jerking and won't open or shut. I now have to decide if this is something I can repair myself"

Norman D., NC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Both power sliding doors are making a strange noise when opening, and often start to open then close again, requiring a second attempt. Closing the doors also do the same"

Roger W., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Side sliding doors frequently become inoperative and require dealer service to correct problems"

Anonymous, GA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Driver's side sliding door is difficult to open and makes noise when being opened"

Newel S., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Failing center roller bearing on sliding doors. Have no repaired it yet"

Anthony D., NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Driver side door sticks and is very difficult to open. Once opened with extreme force, if not opened frequently it will stick again. We have had it in to the dealer 3 times and they cannot or do not fix it"

Patty R., TX (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Passenger automatic door does not open consistently"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"One of the doors refuses to even close in the cold weather. The automatic door only works about half the time"

Anonymous, CT (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Dealership repeated tested doors for years claiming no problem. We experienced doors stopping during opening and reversing to close. Also doors do not release and pop open. Now that vehicles is off extended warranty the nylon rollers were replaced"

Anonymous, OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Rear sliding door started to malfunctioned, so had to fix"

Anonymous, VT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Our right rear sliding door had to be repaired due to an electrical malfunction"

Jay G., IL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"driver side passenger door works intermintently, can't open from inside"

Anonymous, VT (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Left sliding door wouldn't open. Had to have extensive repair"

Richard H., OK (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Center rail door roller on passenger sliding door is worn out, so it sometimes has too much resistance while closing and causes the door to reverse. I have not yet gotten quotes to get it repaired yet"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Both sliding doors have problems closing once opened. One door is non-functional almost 100% of the time and the other one 70% of the time"

Anonymous, WV (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Sliding door on passenger side failed to work and had to be replaced"

John C., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"During cold weather, the side door latch did not want to close completely, which prevented the door from closing and caused the warning alarm to sound during the drive"

Roberto F., NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Power sliding doors have begun to shudder, stop or reverse when opened or closed. Honda service stated that the roller and track system is a closed system that can not be lubricated and but rather replace costly parts. Found that spray lube helped"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"sliding doors both started malfunctioning, close with a jerking motion, take several attempts to close or will not close at all"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Power door motor failed on passenger side. I replaced the motor on the passenger side and the middle and top rollers on both sides"

Thomas I., PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Sliding door rollers no longer function"

Anonymous, NY (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Automatic sliding door stopped working. Had to replace rollers"

Anonymous, PE (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Sliding doors frequently fail to close when lever activated. Motor makes noise. Dealer has examined multiple times but insists no problem"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Both sliding doors have failed at some point. The driver's side motor was replaced and the passenger side from time to time fails"

Kevin N., WI (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"sliding door drivers side will not latch during cold weather"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"We have had the sliding doors repaired several times both under and off warranty. Problems persist. The door will not open properly on the drivers side and jams sometimes"

Anonymous, AB (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Sliding doors have a very weak little nylon roller that hardens and breaks. With the power door the safety sensors are tripped by the bumping and refuse to close"

Warren W., NH (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Both doors required a roller replacement. Honda charged $350 for one door (one roller) other door did somewhere else using original parts and paid $180"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The passenger side sliding door failed and the arm had to be replaced"

Anonymous, OH (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Both sliding doors required bearing replacement"

Sokolow S., CT (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The seals around sliding doors are cracking appear to be decomposing"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey)

"Automatic doors get "jammed" constantly and - we were told it is an "attenuator" problem and that both sides need to be replaced for $250-300 each"

Terri B., CO (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Right sliding door wouldn't close. $900 to repair"

Dan G., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Driver side sliding door won't stay closed, it pops open over and over"

Anonymous, UT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The sliding mechanism on both sliding doors failed. The repair at the dealer was $1400. And we chose the MANUAL door option because of problems with the automatic doors on our previous Odessey (1999)"

Stephen E., MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Motorized sliding restarted acting up. Push button, would not open or close. After closing door would not latch properly. Other times door would close and latch, but the alarm open door would keep ringing for no reason. Random failure with door not locking. Ended watching door repair YouTube videos and figured out the module in the door was bad/worn out. Replaced on my own, otherwise it would have been an expensive repair at the dealer. Also replaced the middle door sliding hinge that had a plas"

Benito P., CO (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Center Male Roller on both sliding doors wore out. For some reason this caused a power draw that killed my battery"

Anonymous, MN (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Both sliding door rollers failed in succession. Driver's side got stuck open, while we were away from home. I had to cut cable to force the door to close, so we could drive the vehicle. Once you cut the drive cable, the whole motor has to be replaced. We currently do not use that door, until I can find the time to replace the motor. I was able to replace the passenger side roller assembly, before it got stuck open"

Paul S., PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"drivers side sliding door driven hindge bearings failed. Replaced myself and is very easy to do"

Anonymous, VT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Door motor had to be replaced. Was told this was common after 10 years"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Power sliding door roller assembly failure. Roller part crumbled causing the door to malfunction and creating a large scratch/gouge in the paint located along the body trim"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Sliding doors stick at times or close but vehicle does not sense that door is closed and alarm buzzes' constantly, eventually stops in a day or so"

Edward W., NY (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Rollers on Sliding doors wearing out"

Anonymous, MI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"one sliding door stopped working"

Anonymous, NH (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Glass defects

"Due to the angle of the windshield, debris from the road like rocks kicked back causes the windshield to crack or outright break. This is the 5th time I've replace the windshield"

Michael B., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Sliding door latch indicator faulty"

Christopher W., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The electric latches on the automatic sliding doors get weak and do not release quickly enough when opening the door and will produce a loud "pop.""

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"During cold weather, the side door latch did not want to close completely, which prevented the door from closing and caused the warning alarm to sound during the drive"

Roberto F., NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Sunroof

"Severe water intrusion from sunroof"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Tailgate hatch hand lever gets jammed/stuck"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Tailgate hand latch mechanism corrosion caused this to stick open. Could be pushed back but spring would not return it. took it apart cleaned and greased and it now works fine"

Anonymous, VT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Lift struts on power tailgate failed and were replaced"

Tony N., MB (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"The power windows are extremely slow to raise in the winter and need physical help when temperatures reach minus 20"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The motor for the right side sliding door can go down, but cannot go back up without help"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Seat controls - movement

"seat back control broke"

Anonymous, MD (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

Brakes

Antilock system (ABS), parking brake, master cylinder, calipers, rotors, pulsation or vibration, squeaking, brake failure or wear.

What Owners Say

"Recall for replacement"

James D., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Recall issue fixed at dealer"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Recall from Honda for safety reason. Honda paid repairs"

Anonymous, WA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"VSA/ABS pump issue, costing $2000.00 to replace"

Anonymous, IA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Had rear brakes replaced due to wear. On next checkup dealer said calipers were sticking and wore brakes out. Claimed sticking calipers not their problem and made ne pay 2nd time"

Anonymous, MD (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"calipers rattle"

Joe M., LA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Corrosion on calipers caused rear brakes to be replaced early"

Anonymous, IA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"factory recall, paid by dealer"

Anonymous, KY (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"excessive brake pedal travel"

Anonymous, OH (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"replaced front brakes at 89000 miles"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Brakes worn & rotors needed to be replaced"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Normal brake wear such as replacing brake pads and rear drums - expected"

Richard B., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Needed to replace pads and rotors - all 4 wheels Original rotors"

Anonymous, MN (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Uneven rotor wear along with normal wear"

Anonymous, OR (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Brakes seem to need frequent servicing (pads, rotors). Not sure whether that's to be expected in a minivan since it's heavier than a regular car"

Carolyn C., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"replaced front disc pads and rear shoes"

Anonymous, MD (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"replaced all but master cylinder, and still not right. Pump peddle one time and braking force increased significantly. Told that is normal and master cylinder replacement will not help"

Frederick A., TX (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Have to replace brakes every 12000 miles"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"I was happy that the brakes lasted so long"

Anonymous, OH (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Had to replace the brake pads"

Carl S., NM (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Just replace shoes"

Richard H., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Break pads seem to wear out faster than expected. Had replacements under warranty from brake service centers twice in last 2 years"

Robert A., UT (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Brake pedal started going to floor a short while after purchase. New rotors pads helpea while. Recurrent problem with sinking pedal to floor"

Anonymous, KY (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Car was shaking at highway speed. New brakes and tires solved the problem"

Dennis W., WA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"replace pads. turn rotors"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"I did 3 brake and rotors jobs on it in a year. The fix was to replace all the calibers because the back would not help stop the van and the front were scorching the rotors, for a cost of $2100. Now it stops 10 times better"

Kurt K., WI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Right rear caliper piston was seized due to inadequate lubrication, leading to premature wear/replacement of pads. I cleaned, relubricated piston, and it works fine now"

Andrew F., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Brakes need to be replaced every 25-30,000 miles. It should be 50k"

Anonymous, NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Very short brake life, warped rotors at delivery when new"

Anonymous, OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Brake pads wear faster than any other vehicle I have owned (20 others). I personally replaced pads with some spare ones I had on the shelf"

Samuel T., AL (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Rotor and pads replacement"

Faramarz C., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Rotors needed to be replaced after heavy use"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Mechanics said we needed our rotors turned. A few weeks after they turned them, they warped due to heat of braking. Had to have them replaced. Mechanics covered labor but paid for new rotors plus had van in shop 2x"

Anonymous, MS (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"rotors needed turning"

Anonymous, OH (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The car is 8 years old and this is the second time all 4 rotors were replaced"

Anonymous, NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"OEM rotors and replacement rotors warp easily. Have to up grade to high performance rotors"

Anonymous, BC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Vibrations from rotors due to warping"

Raynald M., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"I have had to have the rotors redone on this van eight times in its lifetime. This seems excessive to me since I've never had to have it done on any other car that often. The brakes grind when they get wet and shudder. One mechanic at the dealer t"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Front Rotors have been warped since original purchase of the car causing significant steering wheel shake during braking. I replaced the rotors to solve the issue"

Robert J., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Rotors were warped and had to be replaced"

Robert E., WA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Warped rotors on both front and rear axles"

Anonymous, CT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"needed relining"

Anonymous, NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Repeated front rotor replacement after 25000 miles. Either rotors/braking are too small for this weight car or the rotor steel is inferior. I really try to avoid panic stops at high speeds"

Anonymous, NY (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)
Squeaking

"Brakes or rear axles seem to squeak more often than expected"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"squeaks when starting the car, when braking and when turning at slow speeds"

James B., MO (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"Brakes tend to squeak after 3-4 months of replacing pads and then require replacement 1-2 months later"

Robert A., UT (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"PADS NOT YET WORN ENOUGH FOE REPLACEMENT YET SQUEALS FREQUENTLY"

Anonymous, AZ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The rear brake pads have squealed since the car was purchased new. It is VERY annoying"

Anonymous, SC (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"premature brake pad wear"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"At low speeds, the brakes squeak. Changing brakes does not elimate squeaking"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"calipers rattle"

Joe M., LA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

Body Integrity

Squeaks, rattles, wind noises, loose or cracked seals and/or weather-stripping, air and water leaks.

What Owners Say

"Water leaked into rear cabin, not sure of source. May have been a clogged drain, as repair shop seemed to fix with minimal effort. Water stained upholstery"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The weather stripping was causing a large leak into the back of the van"

Anonymous, NY (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Leak, apparently caused by driver's side read taillight. Dealership appeared to be very, very familiar with this problem"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Air leak, and road noise were a consequence of a major problem, namely, the failure of the electric rear doors, one of which would never close properly, while the other would stick intermittently"

John M., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Found 4 gallons (measured) of water in rear of vehicle underneath winter rubber mat. Source appears to have been near a hinge on the rear lift gate, as well as potential several points on the side which needed to be epoxied. Required 7 hrs labor to discover source of leak and repair"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Both back seats that fold into the floor have rusted in the folded down posit and the seat backs won't release so they can be used to set in. Dealer claims water got in but I never had any water in the floor depressions, had to be leak through floor"

John H., AR (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"sliding doors never close properly, even after motors failed and we had them disconnected. Often hear air noise from one of the doors"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Road noise, whistling noise can't determine where it's coming from"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"seals around windows"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"We lived in AZ for many years. I think the harsh climate played a big part in the deterioration of the weather stripping"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Upon acceleration, there is a rattle under the vehicle"

Anonymous, IN (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Car began making a funny "vibrating" noise every time I begin to accelerate about 3 months ago. Also makes a "squeaking" noise at times, but not as regularly as vibrating noise which is EVERY time you go from stopped to moving or increase speed"

Philip F., ME (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Rattling in second gear, car maintenance shop cannot fix"

Debra D., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Started squeaking, rattling and wind noise by 50,000 miles. Very loud when you drive over 50 MPH"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"brake problem"

Chris T., NC (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"After the car is warm the power steering makes a whining noise when auctioned"

Paulo L., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"The car just has more rattling as it ages"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The squeaks and rattles were coming from the front wheels"

Aliou N., NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"noises from within dashboard, sound electrical, but can not locate cause"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Metallic rattle @ 2k rpm"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Wind noise

"Ride has always been a bit noisy (noted in CR info when we bought it), but it's more pronounced now"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Have had the vehicle back to the dealer several times, no change in wind noise or buffeting when near large trucks on the the highway"

John H., AR (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"THIS CAR IS SOOO NOISY I WILL NEVER BUY ANOTHER"

Anonymous, NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Even with the windows closed, it still sounds like a window is open when the car is moving. Road noise is loud"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Highway traffic noise higher than the Ford Fusion"

Aliou N., NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"The upper section of the driver's door does not seal properly"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Very loud wind noise at highway speeds Have experienced since vehicle was new"

John G., GA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

Engine Minor

Accessory belts and pulleys, engine computer, engine mounts, engine knock or ping, oil leaks.

What Owners Say

Accessory belts or pulleys

"Belt tensioner, mounting bolt broke, disabling a/c, alternator, and pwr. steering"

Anonymous, AZ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Pully broke and neded to be replaced"

Anonymous, HI (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Frond and rear valve cover gaskets $500"

Maarten D., NY (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"crankshaft pulley ( harmonic balancer ) failed"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Harmonic Balancer and then the tensioner pulley failed twice"

Anonymous, MS (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"check engine light came on after I put gas in it,though it was loose gas cap. the next day car would not go over 10 mph. had it towed to Honda replaced pcm cost $1257"

Anonymous, LA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
Engine knock or ping

"Had to replace a camshaft. It had a hole worn in it. Also had to replace several other parts including the water pump because of this"

Anonymous, MO (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Oil was getting into spark plug area due to malfunction with a cover. Dealer fixed, without cost"

Anonymous, MN (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Rear engine mount failed at 160,000 mi. $900 parts & labor to replace at dealer"

Max A., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Outrageous expense. Engine mounts went - $5k repair job. One year later the dealer told us engine mounts were failing again with bushings"

Mark S., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"All of the motor mounts have had to be replaced. Seemed premature for this as other vehicles I have never had to replace these"

John C., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Front & Rear Engine Mounts needed to be replaced which as per user forums is unusual for a car of this mileage"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Had to replace 2 engine mounts at 60000 miles"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Had to replace front, rear and side engine mounts!"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Electronic Motor Mount had to be replaced because they caused shifting problems"

Anonymous, CO (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Dealer identified the front engine mount had failed and it cost me $950 for them to replace this mount"

Mark P., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"I was informed that one side engine mount and one front engine mount had to be replaced at once for a cost of $750l"

Anonymous, VT (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"The Odyssey has been in the shop twice. All engine mounts were replaced while we have owned it. There is evidence that an engine mount was replaced before we purchased, and we seem to be having the same issue again. Odyssey going in shop on Monday"

Paul S., PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Dealer service described engine mount failure as normal wear and tear. Had mounts replaced with no ongoing issues"

Paul V., CO (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Mounts required replacement"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Engine mounts wore out"

Anonymous, MI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"It appears to be the seal between the engine and the transmission, just an annoying drip leak!"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"had to replace seals in the drive axle"

Scott C., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Leak at rear main seal of engine"

D B., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The valve cover leaks. Had the gasket replaced a couple times and now leaks on a different side of the valve cover"

Greg H., AZ (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"engine variable timing solenoid leaking oil"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

Drive System

Driveshaft or axle, CV joint, differential, transfer case, 4WD/AWD components, driveline vibration, traction control, electronic stability control (ESC), electrical failure.

What Owners Say

Driveshaft or axle

"both axels needed replacement, vibrations indicated the problem"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Noisy when driving and had to replace left and right front bearings"

Laura R., IN (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Faulty wheel bearing"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Right side axle seal leak"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Replaced rear wheel bearing"

N W., SK (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"this vehicle is front wheel drive, and the the drive axle's had to be replaced due to defective CV joints"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Replaced timing belt and all drive belts"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Accelerating causes vibration in the car. Releasing the gas will help stop the vibration. The vibration is very bad"

Anonymous, TN (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"The driveline vibration went away when I replaced the drive axles and CV joints with new ones. So, again, probably reasonable for a car with over 200k miles"

Max A., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Stability control (ESC)

"it was a recall item for this model. I believe it was ESC but may have been something else. Also had recall on fuel pump seal on fuel tank. Dealer handled both recalls on this car"

James C., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"AC relay failed, drained battery"

William W., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The power relay assembly of the air conditioner failed rendering the air conditioning system inoperable. Replacement with a new one fixed it"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"A/C was working intermittently, had to replace a relay"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Bad relay"

Joseph L., MI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Driver's side sliding door no longer functions well. It catches and will not close unless we pull it shut, and even then it catches. Takes several tries (so we never use that door now, since we are preparing to buy a new car)"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
Traction control

"Traction control comes on during routine right-hand turns on inclines"

Julie B., WA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"We have had to replace the CV boots several times since owning the vehicle. We replace about once every 18 months"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

Electric System

Alternator, starter, hybrid battery and related systems, regular battery, battery cables, engine harness, coil, ignition switch, electronic ignition, distributor or rotor failure, spark plugs and wires failure.

What Owners Say

"Dirty contacts on sliding doors would set off alarm"

Glen L., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)
Body control module

"Power sliding door malfunctioning"

Owen B., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"liftgate failed, driver's side passenger door failed, driver seat controls failed"

Alan M., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Side door open/close issues not easily diagnosed. I took the vehicle in 5 times to 3 repair shops before getting a satisfactory solution and after considerable expense. Two of the visits were to a Honda dealer, who did NOT fix the problem!"

Anonymous, NE (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"pinch side door sensor not working preventing the door from opening"

Anonymous, GA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"I have had read brake lights go out on me 3 times in the last 4 years"

Venu M., MA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Bad door switch"

Daniel H., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"don't go off when door is closed, caused total battery drain on numerous occasion"

Stephen R., IA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Rash of dashboard lights failing. After spending over $100 replacing bulbs, just gave up and live without"

John M., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"There was a short that caused several bulbs to burn out at once. They all had to be replaced. Only a $80 repair in total"

Jason P., UT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"One monitor failed and had to be replaced at owner's cost"

Anonymous, KY (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Lights up erratically. Can't be sure there is really anything going on with pressure"

Denis M., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Dealer bought and installed tires, due to software upgrades the dealer believes the TPM constantly gives warnings and no longer works. The dealer spent several hours and was unable to get the TPM to work"

Anonymous, AB (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"No longer works. Light on dash constantly lit. Have to check tires manually"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"tire pressure electronic module in one wheel had to be replaced"

Tom W., PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Cruise control

"Cruise control works fine. The issue is with the on-off button, which stopped engaging in the on position. If you keep the button pressed, cruise control works fine. But if you release it, then cruise ctrl turns off. Pressing the button after fifteen minutes makes my finger go numb. A new switch is cheap, the problem is disassembling the steering wheel to get to the switch. Dealer repair is very expensive"

Benito P., CO (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Cruise control on/off button fails to go to the "on" setting. Went to a independent mechanic and a dealer. Both promised me they would contact me when they got a new switch for my car. Neither has been able to find a new switch"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

In-car Electronics

CD or DVD players, radio, speakers, GPS, communication system (e.g., OnStar), display screen freezes or goes blank, phone pairing (e.g. Bluetooth), voice control commands, steering wheel controls, portable music device interface (e.g., iPod/MP3 player), backup or other camera/sensors.

What Owners Say

Backup or other camera/sensors

"Back up screen goes out about once every other month. Could not duplicate while at dealer"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Intermittent issue with front parking sensor where the alarm sometimes sounds continuously even though nothing is near the sensor. I did not get it fixed due to price of over $500 between the part and labor to replace it"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Backup camera and sensors no longer working"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Back up screen looks fuzzy at times. Could not duplicate problem at the dealer. Still have problem about once every other month"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
In-dash navigation system (GPS)

"Has NEVER worked properly. Could NEVER find m previous address"

Anonymous, KY (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"GPS fails to pick up satellite. Dealer wanted $150 to dismantle & possibly replace unit. Did not want to spend the $ since I own a handheld GPS"

Anonymous, NY (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"I have had my navigation system replaced in 2014, and it has worked on and off, even after several trips back to the dealer. I get the DISC READING ERROR, see your dealer. They claim they have to actually see it fail in order to fix it. Quit frust"

C A., TX (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"It works well some times, and then I get a "DVD reading error, please consult your dealer". Straight open roads are no problem, but roads with a lot of Cell phone towers mess it up"

Judy A., TX (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Radio no longer plays- appears to be a wiring issue"

Anonymous, MN (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

"We have a parasitic drain coming from the radio. We had to pull a fuse to keep our battery from draining overnight. When this fuse is pulled, we also lose the ability to use the power locks, keyless entry, interior lights, power windows, power doors, and headlights unless the car is running or the key is in the accessory position. We were told that we would have to replace a computer board to fix it"

Kris N., KS (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Entertainment system quit working. The entire unit needed to be replaced at a cost of just over $500"

Anonymous, TN (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"DVD player locked up and wouldn't eject or play a disc"

Anonymous, WA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The player has failed. It appears that a small internal part has failed and the part cannot be purchased separately"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"DVD player stopped working and disc cannot be removed. There is no replacement system that fits"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"radio controls failed"

Alan M., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"There two buttons on the steering wheel one to set speed and the other turn cruise on. The cruise on button does not work any more. You can hold it down and the speed will work. I have a small piece of wood wedge in to hold it down"

Frank P., LA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

Fuel System

Check engine light, sensors (includes O2 or oxygen sensor), emission control devices (includes EGR), engine computer, engine computer, fuel cap, fuel gauge/sender, fuel injection system, fuel pump, fuel leaks, stalling or hesitation.

What Owners Say

Emission control devices (includes EGR)

"Sensor gives code, saying there is a small leak and a large leak. And get message that says there is a problem with gas cap. Bought new gas cap. No help. So problem is, emission system intermittently detects unburned hydrocarbons. I clear the codes"

John M., GA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Won't pass emissions. Car appeared to be in excellent condition. Because it won't pass emissions, it won't go into the eco mode where it gets higher gas mileage. Signals that gas cap needs to be tightened, but it does not in fact. Always turn it"

Anne B., CT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Catalytic Converter failed"

Anonymous, AL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Catalytic converter bank 2"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"frequent fuel cap warning"

William C., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Fuel gauge/sender

"fuel pump cover-recall"

Anonymous, TN (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Fuel gauge is inaccurate....when close to 1/4 of a tank, it is actually closer to "E.""

Barret H., MI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Fuel gauge failed after recall repair to tank. The dealer fixed the problem without acknowledging it"

Anonymous, OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
Fuel injection system

"IT WAS RECALLED AND "FIXED" BUT I STILL SMELL GAS AFTER FILLING THE TANK"

Anonymous, NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Engine started dying when I first start the car. I found that by adding fuel injection cleaner the problem went away. Checked the service summary for my car and the fuel injection system was listed as being cleaned. Took car to independent mechanic for system cleaning and have not had a problem since then"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
Fuel pump

"During an oil change, they found that the fuel pump was leaking - not the seals - and the entire fuel pump and filter needed to be replaced"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Recall because of filter problem and gas smell would enter the cabin"

William B., IL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Recall"

Bob M., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Factory recall pertaining to the possible failure of a fuel pump component that would release raw gasoline from the fuel pump that could cause a fire or a vapor explosion fireball in a confined space"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
Sensors (includes O2 or oxygen sensor)

"O2 Sensor failed and had to be replaced"

Mark M., PA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Oxygen sensor light goes on periodically. I can cause it to go off by filling one tankful non-ethanol gas and one pint of fuel injector cleaner. suggests a fundamental engineering problem to me"

Anonymous, NY (2007 Honda Odyssey Unsure 3.5-L V6)

Engine Major

Engine rebuild or replacement, cylinder head, head gasket, turbo or supercharger, timing chain or timing belt.

What Owners Say

"Engine/emission malfunction light just went on last week. We are now trying to determine if it is just the valves that need to be adjusted or if there are valves that need to be replace as all 6 cylinders are misfiring. Told it can be several thous"

Terri B., CO (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"I was driving on the highway and I suddenly lost power. Pulled over and was that I had lost a spark plug. Drove slowly to the dealer and was told that some debris had fallen in and damage the head"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)
Engine rebuild or replacement

"The engine completely failed. When the mechanics tried to find the core problem (which they never found), they got $400 in to the labor costs and then declared that they would not feel good about rebuilding it with any of the parts that had come off"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"had a piston/cylinder go bad am going to rebuild"

Anonymous, MN (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Not a problem,other than necessary down time"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"All the belts on the engine had to be replaced due to wear, which is not surprising at 100k miles. Lowest cost we could get was $800"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"engine made a funny noise a few times. We took it to the dealership and they said it was timing belt slipping and that it needed to be changed. It was very expensive"

Anonymous, MS (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"the "radiator" for the ac is located in front of engine radiator and low. it got punctured from road debris. we have done a lot of highway driving since '07 . timing belt, water pump/plugs $1400"

James R., NC (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Had to change all belts and water pump. Honda says to get it done at 105000 miles. They were correct about that number"

Bruce L., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"7 yr or 100000 mi replacement. we changed it at 7 yr mark"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"no problem"

Anonymous, FL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
Timing belt or chain

"LOUD NOISE FROM THE ENGINE AREA FOUND THAT THE TIMING BELT TEMSIONS AND TMINGBELT SLAPPING AROUND INSIDE THE TIMING AREA. REPLACED TiMING BELT, TENSIONER, AND TENSIONER PULLEY. NO FURTHER NOISE HEARD"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"Dealer said timing belt should be replaced at 100000 miles. Did so"

Anonymous, CT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"feb 2014 in fla. traveling and had to use local dealer. replaced solinoid that engages compressor. charged $600. rip off. timing belt i put off to 130k miles $1400 includes belt, water pump and plugs"

James R., NC (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"At 99,500 miles a knocking rattle started during very light throttle (1600-1900 rpm) while driving in 4th gear or higher. Honda determined that the timing belt tensioner was leaking and developed play that caused the noise. Honda Service strongly suggested that the timing belt be replaced and valves adjusted"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

Power Equipment

Cruise control, clock, warning lights, body control module, keyless entry, wiper motor or washer, tire pressure monitor, interior or exterior lights, horn, gauges, 12V power plug, remote engine start, alarm or security system

What Owners Say

Alternator

"Alternator stopped working"

Anonymous, UT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Alternator failed, also killed the battery. Left us stranded. Fortunately, we have AAA. First time in seven years that we've ever been immobile. Repair cost was $960"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The van could not start. Brand New battery, everything else check out to be good. Dealer and another local mechanic agreed since the Van had approximately 141k miles and Alternator was not testing well, it was replaced"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Broke down along the road. Had to be towed. Mechanic says he gets Odysseys all the time with bad alternators"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Alternator quit working"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"unscheduled failure of coil head on one cylinder. unexpetedly failed. easy to replace but costly"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Constant ignition missing while driving, but when checked nothing found. Erratic gas mileage, sometimes 19 MPG, sometimes 27 MPG when traveling"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"There is a gaggle of wires coming to the engine compartment from the chassis near the steering. This wires were encased in a plastic housing (I assume to protect them) that cut through one of the wires lighting up the "engine problem" light on the dash and keeping the car from operation in the "economy" mode (running on four cylinders). This problem has recurred three times"

Alec B., NM (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"This was replaced with the alternator"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"spark plug cracked and cause the engine to miss fire. Took three visited to find cracked spark plug"

Peter D., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)
Battery cables

"Caution... battery cable mounts onto battery are made out of pressed metal not solid. These erode over time and create a point of weakness /resistance in the electrical system. Caused alternator and eventually battery to fail. Check and replace if you find any erosion"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

Transmission Minor

Gear selector or linkage, leaks, transmission computer, transmission sensor or solenoid, clutch adjustment, rough shifting, slipping transmission.

What Owners Say

Coolers and lines

"transmission cooling line rusted and leaked"

Anonymous, NY (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"gear shift occasionally lock ups; problem goes away after jiggling gear shift"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"The transmission downshifts very roughly (often with a thud) when decelerating/slowing in and around 25 to 20 mph. Remarkably, Honda service said this is normal"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"downshifting can be harsh coming off a highway ramp. Stepping from the brake to the gas can also make some noise. At this millage my mechanic recommends not touching it until it gets worse"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Car does not go into reverse easily - has to go be driven in D first several times - can be hazardous. Not consistent. Has very low miles. Reason for this unclear"

Anne B., CT (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Transmission vibrates/slips in the 35-45 mph range. We were told by transmission shop that it needs to be rebuilt but we dont' want to put in the money for that"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Honda finally recalled the transmission ECU for flashing after years of complaints. At 40-45 mph the transmission would cause the engine to bounce between 1k RPM and 2k RPM with steady pressure to the gas pedal. The ECU flash fixed the issue"

Michael B., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Started with an issue with the boot covering the transaxle and a rotting transmission fluid line. Replaced both. Further leaks revealed a bad seal at the transaxle. Replaced, with no further leakeage"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Gasket between boot and transmission housing failed. Leaked considerable transmission fluid, making the vehicle unsafe to drive. It took three trips to the dealership to identify the source of the leak"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"I randomly receive the following code P1717 RVS switch circuit range/performance"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

Exhaust

Muffler, pipes, catalytic converter, exhaust manifold, leaks.

What Owners Say

Catalytic converter

"Honda admitted this was a problem on all units that used this Catalytic converter and all unit have to have this replaced. You would think if they knew it was a huge issue and all needed to be replaced it would be a recall"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"There are 2 catalytic converters. The rear gave out. It was $917.00 to replace"

Anonymous, TX (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Check engine light, decreased performance"

Robin S., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"heat shield on front catalytic converter rusted/cracked and unit needed to be replaced"

William W., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Exhaust leaks

"Check Engine light on"

Kyoko B., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"I haven't had this diagnosed fully nor fixed. Also, I have not had any work down on the exhaust system on the Odyssey since I purchased (Apr 2007). Over the past couple months I have begun to smell exhaust fumes in the passenger compartment"

Venu M., MA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
Loose/rattling heat shield

"loose heat shield"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

Engine Cooling

Radiator, cooling fan, antifreeze leaks, water pump, thermostat, overheating.

What Owners Say

"ISSUE WAS PROBABLY THE RESULT OF AN ACCIDENT. COOLANT LINES WERE REPLACED DUE TO LEAK,"

Anonymous, WI (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Burst pipe. Would probably have cost me the engine if it had happened on the hwy"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Cooling fan

"Bearing went"

Anonymous, ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)
Thermostat

"Thermostat and hoses $400 plus"

Maarten D., NY (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

Transmission Major

Transmission rebuild or replacement, torque converter, clutch replacement.

What Owners Say

Torque converter

"Replaced 3 years ago. Same symptoms ate back ... Intermittent slipping of transmission"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Dealer couldn't diagnose intermittent intense vibration at highway speed. Hasn't recurred in last 5 months. No costs so far, but will be seeking transmission service before summer. Strongly suspect torque converter"

V T., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The transmission does not always down shift when coming to stop"

Robert T., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
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