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Questions tagged [odyssey]

The Honda Odyssey is a minivan manufactured by Japanese automaker Honda since 1994. The Odyssey had originally been conceived and engineered in Japan, in the wake of the country's economic crisis of the 1990s – which in turn imposed severe constraints on the vehicle's size and overall concept, ...

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Am I risking engine or other damage by “babying” a failing transmission?

The transmission in my 2002 Honda Odyssey is on the way out. When cold, it tends to slip from 2nd back to first and sometimes also does weird stuff in 3rd and ultimately goes into limp mode. I did ...
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Timing belt changed. Why is check engine flashing?

Followup question to How to check that crankshaft and cam pulleys are in sync?. Got everything back together after changing the timing belt (whole kit, water pump, tensioner and pulleys) on my 2007 ...
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How to check that crankshaft and cam pulleys are in sync?

I am admitting a bonehead move here so everyone else please don't chime in just to tell me I am an idiot. I know that! I would appreciate any constructive feedback/answers. I had a bear of a time ...
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Honda 1999 Odyssey How to know if front control arms and cv shafts need replacement

My mechanic's service writer (in total it's a 3-person team, he and two mechanics) informed me that my front lower control arms and cv shaft assemblies need to be replaced. How can I know for sure he'...
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Honda Odyssey (2002) proper troubleshooting of code p1751

Code is accompanied by rough shifting when cold. If I drive hard when its cold it will go into limp mode. If I take it nice and easy until its good and hot it seems to shift fine. I've been searching ...
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Repair spark plug wires instead of replace?

Shakes and misfires on 2004 Honda odyssey: I've just replaced spark plugs, a few faulty coils (had oil in them) and the front-side o-ring and gaskets. I don't want to spend more money. All DIY. I had ...
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OEM Wheels for a 2012 Odyssey

I have a 2012 Honda Odyssey. I'm having trouble finding OEM wheels for it. the spec calls for 7J x 17 ET50 5 lug x 120. Are there other Honda model wheels that I can use?
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Weird sound coming from the engine when started and also moving

I have an Honda Odyssey 2007 model. I hear weird noise as if there is no exhaust but that sound is coming from the engine. I hear the noise when I start and also when the car moves, but sometimes I ...
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will a hair dryer overload my car?

I've got a 2012 Honda Odyssey. I'm wondering if I can plug in my hair dryer or if it will overload the car. It uses 1500 watts I think...not sure what wattage a car can handle.
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Replacing Timing Belt - 2006 Honda Odyssey

I am replacing my timing belt ( 2006 Honda Odyssey). Since this is likely high labour cost what else should I ask the mechanic to replace? Thank you
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How to fix the songs order in folders in Odyssey?

I noticed that in my Honda Odyssey 2012, when I arrange MP3 songs by folders on a USB flash drive, the car's audio (factory built/stock head unit, not 3rd party or aftermarket) does not acknowledge ...
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2014 Honda Odyssey - Maintenance Minder change oil after only 3 months

We just took our 2014 Honda Odyssey for an oil change 3 months ago, and the maintenance minder light came on. It's not that high mileage of a vehicle (40K miles). Does the Maintenance Minder ...
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How wary should I be of this used Honda which sat for “years”? [closed]

I’m casually shopping around for a first generation Honda Odyssey, and have recently found a 96 with just under 100K miles on it. The story I have from the current owner is that it belonged to a ...
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Honda odyssey 1995- overheat light is on, temp guage is cold?

Hi my odyssey has the overheat light on, temp guage on cold and its not running properly. It feels like it has a fuel blockage and is using heaps of petrol. Any help would be so appreciated.
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2006 Honda Odyssey power steering buzzing sound when NOT Turning the steering wheel

I guess the power steering is the well-known issue for the Honda, and I have just joined the club. It seems my 2006 Odyssey's power steering buzzing sound occurs when NOT TURN power steering, and ...
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Honda Odyssey with Joey lift for 200# motorized chair

Front rotors @ 7mm and warped, rear rotors 4mm Had Odyssey 1yr8mo. Is this typical wear for my usage? Should I resurface? replace rotors with Honda? or aftermarket?
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Seatbelt must be retracted after pulling it as far as it will come out

I have a new 2018 Odyssey with about 700 miles on it. I tested 6 seat belts for a problem I'm having. 4/6 of them must be 100% retracted when you pull the seatbelt out as far as it will go. In ...
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Noisy steering after pwr steering leak fixed

I had a power steering leak for six months in my 2007 Honda Odyssey. Fixed the leak, but now, when I turn corners, sometimes, I hear a creaking/crunching sound coming from under the car from the ...
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Can an alternator be damaged from the shock of a low-speed collision?

I have a 2010 Honda Odyssey that was recently involved in a low-speed front-end collision. My vehicle was stopped at the time and it was struck by another that was accelerating from a stop (so I'm ...
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2002 Honda Odyssey weak A/C, refrigerant full

We have a 2002 Honda Odyssey that has a really weak A/C. The refrigerant is full It gets a bit cooler when put into park It gets a bit cooler when the rear fan is turned on I'm guessing it could be ...
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Cig lighter blown fuse

In my 2001 Honda Odyssey the front ACC socket is blowing the fuse and now both sockets front and back don't work I checked fuse nine on both sides passenger and driver side and they're both good is ...
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Brake pedal spongy after pad/rotor change and bleeding

Vehicle: 2012 Honda Odyssey Miles: 65000 Original problem: Shudder while braking. Took it to the tire shop to have tires (relatively new not showing any signs of uneven wear) rotated and alignment ...
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2004 Honda Oddessey won't change gears after starting

Description of the vehicle It is an automatic transmission 2004 Honda Odyssey. Runs great 95% of the time. Then once a month or so it has a problem. Description of the problem Ignition works fine, ...
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1-2 sec delay between phone video and car audio connected to phone via bluetooth

When I drive my kids they often watch cartoons on my android phone with the cartoon's audio coming out of the car speakers, connected to the car's audio system via bluetooth. Unfortunately, there is a ...
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Is this normal (low area below front of 2002 Honda Odyssey)?

I'm no car expert, so forgive me. But on my family's 2002 Honda Odyssey, I've noticed for some time that when viewing the front of the van from a little distance, it appears as though some material ...
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Engine Oil Too Low

On inspection of my regularly serviced 6-yr old Honda Odyssey, I noticed that my engine oil was almost empty after driving about 300Km. Can a 6-yr old regularly serviced car with no-leaked detected ...
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After replacing starter no start

After replacing a bad starter, the engine will crank but stops mid crank every fifth turn of the crankshaft. It's a 2003 Honda Odyssey 6 cylinder.
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09 Honda Odyssey No Start

This one was a good one... or at least a little amusing... lack of pictures on this one it was cold and not fun being outside. 09 Honda Odyssey 3.5l comes in and doesn't start. Engine cranks over, ...
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Honda Odyssey: Neutral/unlocked steering wheel without draining battery?

I need to tow (front-wheel dolly) my 2014 Odyssey Elite about 50 miles. Which means that it needs to be in neutral, and the steering wheel needs to be unlocked. Unfortunately, the normal condition ...
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Honda Odyssey 16 inch rims

I have a 2015 Honda Odyssey which has 17 inch rims and tires on it, can I put on 16 inch rims and tires on it?
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Driving with parking brake on [duplicate]

I am a inexperienced driver. Yesterday, I drove my car, Honda odyssey, for total 4 miles by 30-40 mph with parking brake on. Even though brake light was on, I didn't notice it. I felt vibration and ...
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Honda Odyssey alarm goes off randomly

I have a 2002 Honda Odyssey that has recently developed an annoying habit of having its alarm go off unnecessarily. There is no discernable pattern for when the alarm goes off - it has happened in ...
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2004 Honda Odyssey won't start for a few seconds after key moved to ON position

I have a 2004 Honda Odyssey. Yesterday, it starting having an issue where it would no longer start. The engine would not even crank, but there did not appear to be a battery or battery connection ...
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Do I need to bleed all 4 brakes if I only opened one line?

I just replaced the rear rotors, calipers and pads on my '05 Honda Odyssey and did a full brake flush on all 4 wheels' bleed ports when I was done. After driving around for a day, I realized that the ...
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What should I use to maintain leather seats?

I have a 2007 Honda Odyssey with leather seats. What can I do to keep them from drying out and cracking?
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Seat heater fuse at 12V even when ignition is off?

I'm looking for a fuse in my 2015 Honda Odyssey that is 0v when ignition is off. I thought the passenger side seat heater should be the one but I tested 12 V when ignition is off. Is this normal?
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Are there preventative measures I can take in case I lose my Odyssey key?

A little under a year ago, I purchased a used 2005 Honda Odyssey. The car only came with one key, and I have constant concerns about losing that key. My question: Given the fact that I have a working ...
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Identify serial protocol in Honda Odyssey 2007

I'm trying to figure out what is the serial protocol that is used in Honda Odyssey 2007 for communication between RES (rear entertainment system) DVD drive and main audio head. I was convinced it ...
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What Damage may Accompany a Broken Axle

I was looking at buying a 98 Honda Shuttle with a broken right side axle, and was wondering what other damage I should keep my eyes open for which might normally be seen together with a broken axle.
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Honda oydessy year 2000 does not go in reverse does not go forward but you can drive it in netural [closed]

I have a 2000 Honda Odyssey that only drives in neutral; no reverse or forward. What do you think is wrong?
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Steering Pump whining; no fluid loss

Over the last 3 month, our 2005 Honda Odyssey has had a whining steering pump. Here's a bit of the background, from the day that it started until present. One day in mid-October: Get a call from my ...
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Transmission Fluid Change - High Mileage Vehicle [closed]

Should I replace the ATF in a 2007 Honda Odyssey w/ 208,841 miles? Numerous shops advise against drain/ refill. I last changed @ 144k & was advised not to do it ascI could encounter transmission ...
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2006 Honda Odyssey sliding door stuck at *top*

Yesterday I replaced the roller assembly in the left-side sliding door of my 2006 Honda Odyssey, because it had been sticking and not rolling very well. One of the white rollers was indeed shattered ...
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1997 Honda Odyssey - How do I know if the valves are still good after both the timing belts broke?

I hired a mechanic to replace my crankshaft pulley sensor. He ended up doing something wrong. We tried to crank it and it sounded like a dead battery and the sensor broke and hit the oil pump. Put a ...
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Loosening stuck power steering hoses

I'm trying to replace the power steering hose in a 2005 Honda Odyssey. It doesn't seem like it would be too difficult a job except for removing the line from the steering box. I've got a Craftsman ...
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severe tire shake at highway speeds under acceleration

I have a 2005 Honda Odyssey with 201000 miles. At speeds above 60mph there is a heavy vibration from the front wheels. It is gets worse when accelerating and will smooth out immediately upon lifting ...
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2006 Honda Odyssey: input radio security code with broken buttons?

Within the last year the '1' and '4' preset buttons on my radio stopped working - at first you could play around with them & moosh them a little harder and they sometimes worked, but now they seem ...
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Honda Oydesssy wont start

My 2001 Honda Odyessy wont start. All I get is a clicking sound coming from underneath the hood and the light do not work.