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
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Comfort / Convenience
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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.
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Fuel Economy & Emissions
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.
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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.
Greenhouse Gas Greenhouse Gas The Greenhouse Gas Rating represents the amount of carbon dioxide the vehicle emits compared to other vehicles of the same model year. This score from the EPA ranges from 1 (worst) to 10 (best).
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Smog Rating Smog Rating The Smog Rating represents the amount of health-damaging and smog-forming airborne pollutants the vehicle emits compared to other vehicles of the same model year. This score from the EPA ranges from 1 (worst) to 10 (best).
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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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Transmission Minor Transmission Minor Gear selector or linkage, leaks, transmission computer, transmission sensor or solenoid, clutch adjustment, rough shifting, slipping transmission.
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Drive System Drive System Driveshaft or axle, CV joint, differential, transfer case, 4WD/AWD components, driveline vibration, traction control, electronic stability control (ESC), electrical failure.
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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
Coverage varies among versions of this vehicle

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.

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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 compressor

"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)

"It was simply that the air conditioner stopped cooling."

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

"First placement failed in the first two weeks with a scary burning smell. The said that one was bad from the start, put in a new one--no problems with the compressor since, just the control of the compressor to make A/C work."

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

"Compressor was leaking and required rebuilding."

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

"Compressor needed replaced as A/C went out. Ended up replacing entire A/C system and recharging the system."

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

"Had to replace A/C compressor twice in last 2 years."

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

"The Air Compressor clutch failed and the mechanic damaged the compressor in the process of replacing the clutch and the compressor had to be replaced ! also !!"

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

"began to leak freon. rather than having ti add freon frequently i had it replaced."

Frank H., FL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"See previous comments. These repairs were done together."

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

"Complete failure of the A/C compressor"

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

"We've been having problems with the compressor for 5 years. I keep taking it in to the dearlership and it's either working at that time or they do something to fix it, but then it stops working again. I live in the South. Air conditioning is a necessity!"

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

"it failed after 160,000 miles."

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

"It quit working. We had to get a new one. Now it's fine. :-)"

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

"The airconditioning has never been adequate for the size of vehicle."

David S., MB (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"A/C failed due to bad relay/switch associated with the compressor so that the A/C would not come on. Dealer repaired. Don't remember more details than that."

Anonymous, DE (2007 Honda Odyssey 3.5-L V6)

"The AC unit in this van has been replaced twice in the last 5 years."

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

"Last year was the second time I had an A/C failure (symptom, coolant leak). It seems that the previously replaced compressor was ruined because the condenser failure introduced debris into the coolant, resulting in the need to replace both."

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

"leaks"

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

"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 3.5-L V6)
Automatic climate control

"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)

"air temperature sticks to hot and the only way to get it to start cooling is to set the temperature to the coldest setting then put it back to the desired temp."

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

"Air conditioner blew Hot air on passenger side, and Cold air on drivers side!"

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

"after 13 years, climate control has problems---starts up blowing heat on both sides, you have to take it to "Low" on both sides before you can override that and then get it to start getting the air con to work. Dealer unable to figure out; new module already installed, next one would be thousands; not worth it."

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

"Heat Volvo sticks open even with ac on"

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

"Driver side would blow out warm air while passenger side would blow out cold air."

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

"Driver side vents do not blow cold unless you turn the heat all the way up and then bring the temp back down."

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

"air vents on the driver side of car blow hot air at all times that HVAC system is turned on. Less hot when A/C is on, sometimes actually cool, but not as cold as passenger side, It is like the driver's vent air diverter is stuck partially open to heated air all the time. Passenger side blows hot or cold as expected."

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

"Heat blows out of driver side while cold air blows from passenger side"

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

"Driver side blowing only hot air."

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

"The automatic climate control stopped working. When the air conditioner was on it would not cool and sometimes would blow warm air out of the vents. This was a very costly repair, amounting to almost $750 for all issues to be repaired."

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

"Passenger side temperature control only blows hot air at any temperature selection."

Jacob M., TN (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Driver side climate control fails to function properly at different times."

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

"One side blows not air with A.C on. Must lower temperature on driver side to lowest setting until it blows cold air, then adjust back to 70-72 degrees. Then it seems to work OK."

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

"heat hot air blows even low temperature setting"

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

"Hot air blows out of the passenger side of the AC. only gets cool if we set it at 60 but then it gets too cold."

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

"Some valve was not closing completely, resulting in the drivers side becoming very hot and the passenger side very cold."

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

"Air on the drivers side of blowing 90 deg. and the rest of the car was blowing cold air."

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

"A $10 relay failed. Honda dealer diagnosed and replaced for around $50."

Roslyn W., OR (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Heater came on full blast while A/C was running, but only on passenger side of car."

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

"While air conditioning is running, it stops blowing cold air and starts blowing hot air. This is apparently common because I found the problem fix on the internet after the dealer failed to find the problem after 2 visits."

Anonymous, OH (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)
Blower (fan) motor

"I've had this repaired at the dealership 3 times. I just don't think they make a good blower motor product for this vehicle."

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

"Motor wouldn't start when turning the fan control knob. Occasionally it would start when jolted. Motor replaced and working fine."

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

"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)
Condenser

"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)

"Location of AC condenser is prone to rock damage and leaking."

Anonymous, OR (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)
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)
Heater system

"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)

"THe heating system and fan blower have never been adequate for the size of the vehicle."

David S., MB (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)
Refrigerant leaks

"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)

"A leak developped in the system and air conditioning did not work anymore. It had to be refilled with freon"

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

"I was told it would be around $700 to fix the tiny refrigerant leak because they would have to replace the entire line running from the front of the car for a tiny pinhole. Still haven't done it. Use about 2 cans of environmentally friendly refrigerant per season to get through, I'm not spending that kind of money because of poor engineering on Honda's part."

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

"Driver side AC not functional - likely heater core leak."

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

"Leak in the system caused compressor to fail."

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

"Because the Odyssey van is a handicapped van with a side ramp. I had to have the whole AC system replaced by having it customly retrofitted in the van."

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

"For the amount of miles on the vehicle and the amount of use the AC system gets, I was disappointed that the problem occurred."

Chris C., NY (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"After 11 years of use the A/C became weaker. This happened gradually. The dealer added refrigerant about 1 year ago and everything has been cool since."

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

"No leaks, just needed refrigerant."

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

"Air conditioning stopped working, only blow hot air, needs to be refilled."

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

"Did not repair. 1,200 plus to fix the coolant lines"

Mark P., ON (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 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 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 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)

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

Alignment

"I had to have alignment done before and after purchasing new tires."

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

"the rear suspension does not have any adjustment and the suspension began to sag causing excessive wear on the inside portion of my tires. This then led my alignment people to install an after market adjustment kit - a little expensive, but we are saving our tires now."

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

"CLICKING NOISE ALSO REPLACING POWER STEERING"

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

"After 11 years, they needed replacement. Seems fair enough."

Roger W., CA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"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

"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)

"CLICKING NOISE / ALSO STRUTS"

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

"left rear wheel bearing was noisy and ready to fail"

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

"Front control arm bushings are wearing out"

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

"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)
Power steering leaks

"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)

"Car makes awful noises in the winter due to leaks in the power steering. To fix this would require replacing the rack and pinion which is very expensive. So you added lubricating power steering fluid and it has helped."

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

"Pinhole leak"

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

"11 months ago, at about 175,000 miles, the power steering started having problems. There were leaks, the pump would whine when first turned on, the steering wheel would be "heavy" when engine cold. I had to replace the rack and pinion because of leaks there, and a hose. The power steering pump did not show any leaks. Only 3 months later similar problems appeared. Now the pump is apparently leaking and that is going to be a major repair."

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

"An “O” ring in the power steering system needs to be replaced. Cost estimate is $400 because it is difficult to get at the the part needing replacement"

Philip K., ND (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Power steering pomp was changed already two times"

Marek S., NJ (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 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)
Power steering pumps and hoses

"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)

"Leaking hoses attached to the power steering pump were causing low fluid levels."

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

"started leaking, harder to steer, took car to garage, they changed the pump"

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

"The power steering is difficult when the engine is at low rpms (turning the wheel while stopped). It has gotten worse as time has gone by."

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

"Power steering pump was leaking and caused serpentine belt to fail. Steering worked fine."

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

"Steering wheel hard to turn."

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

"Noise when turning for 5month. Then difficulty making turns. Fixed in a few hours by the neighborhood agarage."

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

"Power steering fluid leak. Repairman said it was the return hose to the pump. He said he replaced an O-ring at the hose fitting, but it still appears to be leaking. I have not diagnosed it yet or gotten another professional to look at it."

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

"Low speed turning was stiff"

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

"Power steering pump failed and required replacement."

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

"Took vehicle to shop due to loud whining / humming noise from the steering pump after driving for about 1+ hours. The Honda dealer changed out the power steering pump 3 times while still under warranty. Finally I located a TSB (technical service bulletin) that indicated Honda was aware of the problem which was caused by a defective steering fluid reservoir. I had to bring this to their attention to fix the problem, but many other customers got taken per vehicle forums. This vehicle also had to have the front drive axles replaced due to clicking noise, even though the CV boots had no damage or cracks."

Jim H., TX (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The pump had to be replaced in 2012"

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

"I had loud whining noises coming from my PS pump for several years. The Honda dealer replaced several O rings to address leakage before informing me this year that I actually needed a new PS pump and hoses. The problem was misdiagnosed while I had an extended warranty that would have covered a new PS pump and hoses. Further, I asked for a goodwill adjustment in 2018 since there had been a TSB on Odyssey PS pumps. After many emails and phone calls, I was informed that no goodwill adjustment was possible. I have owned my Honda since 2007, maintained in regularly, driven it carefully, with no accidents, and am disappointed that Honda was not willing to cover this expense for me. I have since changed Honda dealers and have found one that is more reasonable and trustworthy. My former dealer (Sussman Honda) was asking $1335 for this work. I had the exact work done at Freed Honda for $840. The lack of corporate responsibility for the PS issue was troubling, and I am repulsed by the huge profit margin that Sussman Honda apparently has on repairs such as these."

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

"Van started leaking power steering fluid."

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

"in the past year, I was told by the Honda dealer that I had a power steering leak and needed the pump replaced(as well as some other parts). VERY costly!! And I don't think this is something that should have broken. I always had the proper maintenance done on my van"

Laura V., NH (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Noisy and I believe it was replaced once already due to noise and stuttering at low speed turns. Same thing as before, noisy and is less effective at low speed turns."

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

"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 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)
Shocks or struts

"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)

"Struts are creaky when stopping"

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

"Front struts were worn out, left front bounce started investigation, had both struts and left ball joint replaced. Decide ot replace rear springs and shocks. Car rides like new, and will keep it since everything works on it"

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

"Rear shocks needed to be replaced, before we took Odyssey on a 7,000 mile road trip"

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

"Car started handling bumps rougher than normal."

Blake B., OK (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 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)
Steering linkage (includes rack and pinion)

"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)

"Rack & pinion required replacement."

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

"Replaced leaking power steering rack, and the power steering pump"

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

"Rack and pinion failed, along with tie robs and wheel bearings. The vehicle is has a lot of road noise so it is hard to tell if it has any other problems"

Kevin H., AZ (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"When turning the steering wheel in either direction popping and cracking noises were emitted irregularly. Very hard to diagnose. Took it back to the dealer five, I said five, five, I really mean five times, before the problem was correctly diagnoses. The dealer, a well thought of Honda dealership (Auto Nation) just does a bad job working with customers, their cars, and the problems experienced with them, No one drove the car the first four times. They were extremely polite but incompetent. What do you do about that? Seems like a con-scam, indifference. I do not know. Thanks for listening!"

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

"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)
Steering wheel vibration

"Covered in previous response"

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

"front end alignment, tires balanced and new tires did not cure the problem. This only does this when traveling above 60 mph"

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

"steering wheel would vibrate when braking at high speeds. Turned out to be worn ball joints, tierods and warped rotors"

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

"Experienced vibrations at 60 mph"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 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)
Tie rods

"150000 informed at routine maintenance that front end shocks and tie rods needed to be replaced but even after it was done, the steering wheel alignment was not perfect and I had to take it back for readjustment"

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

"Clunking noise over bumps. Need outer and possibly inner tie rod."

Anonymous, IN (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 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

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

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

"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)
Wheel bearings

"Rumbling noise"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 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)

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

"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 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)

"Sliding doors don't latch properly whenever it rains and is not safe for children to be riding in the back. The doors have opened when I was driving."

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

"The power sliding doors reverse when closing if on a downslope and open back up. This means that I have to get out and manually assist the door to close if the car is not level. Also the cable that closes the door sometimes sticks requiring us to pull hard on the door to get it to close. Also the passenger sliding door allows water to leak in during heavy rains. Honda's attempts to repair these problems have failed."

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

"Power sliding door control mechanism failed causing constant drain on battery. Had to disconnect battery when not in use to avoid total discharge in 2 days. Honda said they could not disconnect power door system to avoid the battery drain. Bearings on one sliding door also went bad and needed to be replaced to allow door to close properly."

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

"First passenger and then driver side sliding door. Nylon rear roller deteriorated. About 200k mi. Able to replace at home in a day for about $100 using online videos. I understand this was pretty common. Significant inconvenience with 5 kids in vehicle. Example if where a small increase in build cost would make a major difference in long term utility."

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

"sliding door ended up just needing grease"

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

"door started to stick, then eventually would not slide smoothly. had to be coaxed into closing by pushing on the door while it slid closed. got worse as time went on."

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

"Started hearing crunching noises when I opened the sliding doors. Apparently the parts had degraded and were coming apart. Both doors started having issues as the same time, but the driver's side was much worse. It was a ridiculous amount of money to replace some small parts to get the doors working again."

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

"Drivers side sliding door stuck open. Bearings on guide rollers failed. Need to be replaced."

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

"Rear sliding door mechanism broke, had to replace"

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

"Passenger side door does alarm keeps going off."

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

"The electric motors in the sliding doors stopped working in June of 2019."

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

"About two months ago the linkage on an exterior door handle that activates the sliding system broke, so you now have to activate that door using the indoor handle or the key fob. We have not had it repaired."

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

"Right and left slide doors would not operate remotely or from dashboard control. After two days without starting the car, the battery became discharged from a constant current drain. Removing a fuse stopped the battery drain but doors were still inoperable from the remote on dash control. When repaired, the left door would stop about one foot from closure and return to the open position but nothing could be seen in the tracks that was inhibiting the closure. This happened when the car was on downward grade but not on an upward grade. When level it happened 50% of the time."

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

"We have reported similar problems to CR in the past. But the passenger side sliding door failed to close properly (again), and required significant service (again). We have had problems with sliding doors since our first purchase of an Odyssey in 1999. Initially the problems were with the automatic closures. The 2007 doors are manual."

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

"Sliding doors get stuck and will not close - replaced part on one of the doors and now need to replace the same part on the other door. Not an expensive part, but a hassle to replace (did the replacement myself after watching online videos)."

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

"The sliding door cable broke due to corrosion. I don't expect a 12 year old vehicle to be perfect but the cables don't seem to be a replaceable part. The whole motor and pulley system will need to be purchased."

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

"Automatic side doors are tempormental and sometimes stick requiring a second activation to open or close. The nylon rollers that the doors ride on wear out and cause noisy and unreliable opening and closing. Bring back the manual side sliding doors !"

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

"Driver side door would not close and sounded warning continually when trying to drive"

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

"Motor to power door died and cable broke."

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

"Sliding door aft roller carriages wear out and are difficult to replace. Passenger sliding door power system cable broke and was difficult and/or expensive to replace."

Matthew S., IL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Both sliding doors failed to stay closed this year. One required maintenance on 2 occasions. Both required major repairs to the locking system, because they would open while driving."

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

"door mechanism failed to lock open when fully opened or lock closed when fully closed. was able to drive to Honda dealer to fix by manually securing the sliding door shut. Earlier, sliding door rollers on both sides failed making door very difficult to close or open. drivers side door seemed like it might actually fall off. these doors often stick closed - unlatch and then after driving the door can be opened"

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

"Nylon rollers on the tracks that allow the left side sliding door to open and close had worn out and needed replaced."

Tae J., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"Electronic sliding door failed."

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

"one sliding door stopped working reliably years ago, but not repaired due to price. recently the roller went on other sliding door and the door would not close all the way, either manually or power. it rolled open the whole way to the dealership. Had to spend $800 to get 2 sliding doors fixed. and recently, started having problems again with one of the doors. But the problem was actively happening when I brought to dealership. They told me most likely ANOTHER part went on the door, not the newly replaced roller. So back to just using one sliding door on van. Sliding doors are nice with babies and small kids, but never realized how costly and how much can go wrong!"

Laura V., NH (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"passenger side sliding door jamming/rough opening and closing."

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

"automatic doors stop working due to electrical failures"

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

"Automatic sliding rear door repaired and still does not work properly."

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

"Left sliding door does not reliably latch completely requiring several attempts to properly close and turn off door open sensors"

J S., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"sliding door stuck open"

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

"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 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 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)
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)
Locks and latches

"The locks and latches are tied in with the sliding doors as stated previously. Some of the electronics when wet after a rain do not work properly until the weather drys up."

Anonymous, (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)
Seat belts

"The front passenger seat belt goes into child restraint mode, if you lean forward or move in the seat so that the seat belt is pulled out to the end of its travel. In this mode the belt ratchet will let the seat belt retract but not extend again. This allows the seat belt to retract getting tighter and tighter until the passenger is unable to move and puts pressure on their neck. The only way for the passenger to relieve this discomfort is to unhook the seatbelt, let it completely retract and then pull the seatbelt back out and lock it in place again. Having to remove the seatbelt while the car is moving is dangerous. Any passenger who is on the large size where the seat belt is near full extension may have to do this almost any time they move around or lean forward. ie multiple times on a short drive !!! ALSO a handicapped person in the passenger seat could find themselves trapped by the ever tightening seatbelt, without the knowledge of how to releive their discomfort. Pulling or struggling with the belt will only allow it to continue tightening. Even though we have no children, HONDA refuses to disable the child restraint mode or to supply a longer seatbelt that does not reach its full extension so easily. I believe this is a danger to the passengers in this HONDA."

Anonymous, (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)
Sunroof

"Severe water intrusion from sunroof"

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
Tailgate, hatch or trunk

"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)

"Tailgate hatch hand lever gets jammed/stuck"

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

"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)

"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)

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 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)

"Plastic strip on right passenger door came loose. Honda could not provide replacement clips for remounting. I did it myself with some Gorilla glue."

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

"on top of van a piece of the rubber molding kept coming off even when glued and would make banging noise while driving"

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

"Many body panels are plastic and the joints between then are not secure. Body panels can be pushed back into place but always pop out again."

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

"on top of the car a small strip of rubber a couple of inches long, just re attached with sticky tape"

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

"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)
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)

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

Jason S., PA (2007 Honda Odyssey 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 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)

"Paint is peeling at top of one sliding door. Area is about 10 square inches."

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

"Paint is peeling off roof"

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

"Complete failure of the exterior paint causing peeling of both paint and primer exposing bare metal. All areas of the vehicle."

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

"Paint has completely disappeared in blotches on the hood and roof portions of the vehicle that will require sanding to bare metal and painting the entire vehicle."

Gerardo A., LA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Paint and finish above the doors is pealing off exposing the primer. I am having these areas re-painted. I was told by my body man that this happens due to sun exposure."

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

"on the top of van about 8 inches by 8 inches, paint went away, does not look good"

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

"Paint on top above windshield peeled off as I have seen on other white Honda Odyseys"

J S., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"In some spots, the paint is altogether missing or white in color"

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

"Large strips of paint on the roof top have fallen off leaving the bare metal exposed, its unexplained but a costly fix"

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

"We have a white van, and we have had paint chip or flake off of several body panels."

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

"went out to the car and noticed on top of the car paint was missing in a circle with the diameter of 7 inches"

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

"Paint peeling off due to defective undercoating when originally painted at the assembly plant."

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

"Paint on roof between windshield and sun roof peeled off"

J S., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"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 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)
Rust

"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 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 3.5-L V6)

"Rust around wheel well"

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

"Some body rust in corners and joints after 13 years"

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

"About a two-inch rust blister has completely broken through the paint surface directly behind the driver's side rear wheel well. I've had other Honda owners tell me that it's nothing unusual for an Odyssey."

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

"Persistent issue with Honda is rust around wheel areas where body and trim meet. Typically body has a shelf that holds water and debris causing rust from the inside out."

Matthew S., IL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"rust spots in various locations"

Anonymous, MA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 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)

Brakes

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

What Owners Say

Antilock system (ABS)

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

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

"failure of brakes, premature brake pad failure"

Carlos G., AL (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)

"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)
Calipers

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

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

"Difficulty stopping vehicle."

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

"The front right caliper locked up and needed replacing"

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

"frozen rear caliper"

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

"Slides and calipers sticking. Second occurrence."

Robert W., ME (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 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)
Master cylinder

"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)
Normal routine brake wear

"State Inspection required replacement of rotors and brake pads."

Craig E., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Just wore out"

Anonymous, VA (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 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)
Parking brake

"At it's full application, the car still moves until the parking gear stops it .putting gear in drive with out applying acceleration, the car starts rolling."

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

"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)

"Have 93000 miles and had 3 brake jobs. When traded it in for new car, needed another brake job."

Wesley W., UT (2007 Honda Odyssey 3.5-L V6)

"Love the car, only issue is it eats brakes and rotors twice as fast as any car I’ve owned. Brake and rotor wear leads to vibration in front end which shortens life of front suspension and causes steering wheel vibrations while deceleration ink from any speed over 45,"

Anonymous, NC (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 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)
Pulsation or vibration

"Front Rotors warped and needed to be replaced"

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

"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 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)
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 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)

Engine Minor

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

What Owners Say

Accessory belts or pulleys

"Harmonic Balancer and then the tensioner pulley failed twice"

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

"Engine idler pulley mounting bolt sheared off."

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

"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)
Engine computer

"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)
Engine mounts

"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)

"Failure of 3 of 4 motor mounts. These mounts are extremely expensive for the part and difficult to replace making the labor quite expensive."

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

"Uses special hydraulic engine mounts which cost $750 each and are prone to failure, making total repair very expensive ($1200)."

Kyle T., MO (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"Front and rear engine mounts failed. This leads to excessive motor vibration. When the vehicle shifts to ECO and back, this causes a noticeable shift (like when a transmission is failing to shift properly)"

Anonymous, IL (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 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 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)
Oil leaks

"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)

"The rear valve cover gasket failed and had to be replaced. I noticed during an oil change that the underside of the engine was dripping with oil, but I could not determine the source. A trip to the shop told me it was the valve cover gasket in the rear. I did the job myself, it took awhile, as it was hard to get to, requires removing the entire intake assembly, and it was messy."

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

"Oil gasket leaking"

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

"Was informed of a leak that required a major repair be dealership - this was eventually done"

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

"Head gasket leak"

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

"Oil leaking from failed oil pan gasket"

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

"The leak just comes with age and mileage of vehicle."

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

"I have leaks coming from the front and rear main seals as well as from the oil pan gasket and valve cover gasket."

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

"In order for the leak to be fixed, it would require an expensive repair and because of the age and mileage of the vehicle, we are choosing not to fix."

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

"Honda's VCM system is apparently still under review. My trouble was with the metering block for the VTEC, it cracks & leaked in the engine compartment, running the engine low on oil & saturating the rubber components in the engine bay. The VTEC block was replaced & all has been well. The VCM is my next concern."

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

"Oil pump leak"

Anonymous, CA (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)

Body Integrity

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

What Owners Say

Air or water leaks

"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)

"water leak led to electrical breakdown. car alarm would go off when it rained and sliding doors would never open."

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

"Seat belts in 2 locations are wet after a heavy rain. This indicates water is getting through at the roof and leaking down between the inner and outer cabin layers. The dealer has not been asked to repair this yet."

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

"Drain tube from sunroof clogged by Live Oak droppings where I park, causing water to run inside vehicle. Had sunroof disabled and sealed."

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

"The air conditioning fan relay broke and made a farting sound and was undriveable."

Jennifer K., OH (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)

"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)
Seals and/or weather-stripping

"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)

"With sustained heavy rain, water appear to leak into the safety belt pool such that the next day the safety belt becomes noticeably wet."

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

"unknown time frame - - roof/body moldings/seals - - vehicle is parked outdoors on a dual slope - - "leaks" did not present themselves - - fully horizontal on level ground, water leaks were obvious - - repairs required multiple days to 'find' / 're-find' / check / recheck - - very expensive: $700. more or less. ... 'repairs' became known when the roof-installed TPMS control-box became inoperative - - without which failure, i would still not-know due to the un-level parking situation. ... thank you."

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

"water leaks from the skylight and accumulates in the seatbelt well, which makes that seatbelt moldy and stained"

Simon E., MD (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 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)
Squeaks or rattles

"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)

"The vehicle has had an intermittent squeak under the hood for the last 3 years. I have replaced the belt, the steering pump, and the belt tensioner, but squeak still exists."

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

"it is NOT a Quiet Ride..."

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

"Driver/passenger sliding door hung up in the open position. After repair, same door developed rattling noise and later did not close and/or lock securely, (1/8 gap in closure causing wind noise)."

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

"Body not built as solidly as other automobiles we have had. Lots of road noise and some rattling."

Anonymous, UT (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 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)
Wind noise

"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)

"Wind noise was from 10 year of use. When new, could hear road noise."

Wesley W., UT (2007 Honda Odyssey 3.5-L V6)

"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)

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

Alarm or security system (excluding aftermarket systems)

"Door would not unlock - even with physical key. Sporadic and unpredictable."

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

"Alarm kept going off even though nobody was touching the car. Ended up being due to a bad sensor in the driver side door. Repair required ordered part, so car was at dealership for 3 days."

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

"Dirty contacts on sliding doors would set off alarm"

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

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

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

"Passenger side electric sliding door can require manual force to close, or vehicle needs to be moving (slowly) for it to close electrically. If I were 10 years younger, I could easily repair it(I'm 84),but it's just an annoyance. YouTube has quite a few examples of the problem and easy fixes."

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

"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 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)
Exterior lights (other than headlights)

"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)

"Rear passenger side brake light does not work, perhaps because of an aftermarket trailer hitch and wiring installation."

Anonymous, IA (2007 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5-L V6)
Interior lights

"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)

"Interior lights, door locks and multiple interior problems. Took four appointments and two mechanics to resolve."

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

"Faulty wiring or computer circuit caused the interior lights and automatic door latch to fail, the battery and alternator died. It took four trips to an electrical mechanic to correct the problems."

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

"lights in dash and center console burned out. should be a repair the consumer could make - but have to pull the whole dash out. expensive repair at the dealer for a couple of inexpensive lights."

Keith P., WA (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)
Keyless entry

"Seems to be a short in the driver's side door. Key-less entry re-locks in 2 seconds, which is not enough time to open the door, or the back lift-gate, which has NO OTHER METHOD TO UNLOCK IT."

Anonymous, (2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5-L V6)
Tire pressure monitor

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

Anonymous, CA (2007 Honda Odyssey 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)

"The low pressure indicator stays on. I now just check tire pressure the old fashioned way!"

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

"Warning light keeps coming on and tire pressure is fine, replaced censors more than once."

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

"doesn't work"

Donell W., VA (2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5-L V6)

"The TPMS warning light is on (not the low pressure indicator) again, not sure why"

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

"TPMS for all 4 wheels sometimes works and sometimes doesn't. Dealer quoted new TMPS modules and related hardware for over $1,000"

Anonymous, IN