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air conditioner works on 2002 honda odyssey however makes an extremely loud noise local mechanic took out a fuse the noise stopped
Hi there. Thanks for writing into YourMechanic.com. It is quite possible that the AC compressor is the source of the loud noise you are hearing with your Honda Odyssey. Typically when the compressor begins to fail, it's an inner bearing...
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Needs jumped to run
Hi there. Yes, it is quite possible that you have a short in the electrical connection from the battery to the alternator or inside the alternator output. This is typically what causes the type of issue you're describing. In most...
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My air conditioner is not working on my 2006 Honda Odyssey, do you think it is the clutch
Hello. It is possible that the clutch or the compressor is bad, but most of the time on this vehicle the primary cause of an air conditioning failure when the system is full is a bad clutch relay. The relay...
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Engine noise too loud in cabin
Hi there. It really depends on what the noise sounds like that would determine what is causing the noise. Over time, the sound insulation from doors will wear out and noises will become louder. However, if you're hearing a grinding...
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Alternator is overheating...had it tested and was told everything looked good. What would cause this problem?
Hello, thank you for writing in. The charging system is rather simple including the alternator, battery, and the cables. If you have tested the alternator off of the vehicle, there may be another component in the system that is causing...
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Honda odessy doesn't blow cold
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a bad AC condenser. The A/C uses a compressor to turn a refrigerant gas, usually Freon, into a liquid concentrating its heat. In this state, it passes through conductive pipes in a...
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Joshua, It's a 2003 Honda Odyssey, very well cared for now 198,000 miles. Apparently needs AC replacement. Would like to keep for
Hi there. If you're planning on buying a newer car in the next year, then it might be beneficial for you to do so before investing money in repairs on your current Odyssey. In general, AC repairs can range from...
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07 Honda Odyssey. A/C will work sometimes. When working is ice cold. It will sometimes blow cold then warm and then cold again.
Hi there. In most cases, this problem is caused by air flow to the AC condenser. If you have a condenser that is clogged with bugs and dirt this could be the source of your problem as well. It is...
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I have a 2008 Honda Odyssey and 3 weeks ago my CEL came on and the van started vibrating while idling.
Hi there. Since the check engine light is coming on I would have to scan the computer for codes to see what is happening. It sounds like you may have an intermittent issue. Most of the time this is caused...
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My odyssey has 220k miles and needs all new motor mounts, has a power steering pump leak, valve cover gaskets leaking badly, power
Hi, I will be glad to help you with this. The services that you are writing in about are all offered by YourMechanic. You can obtain a written quote, and schedule the repairs to suit your needs, by simply visiting...
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Oil pan
Hi There, When the threads in the oil pan drain plug are stripped, in some cases they are able to be re-threaded and used properly again. In severe cases, unfortunately depending on how bad they are stripped it may be...
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Car won't start vsa light tmps light on car is like locked won't do anything
Hi there. The vehicle stability assist (VSA) Off light is located on the instrument panel and illuminates whenever the VSA system is deactivated. When the VSA system is reactivated, the light will disappear. I would assume that this particular warning...
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The paper from auto zone say Input shaft speed sensor needs fixed. Is that the same as transmission speed sensor?
Hi there. The Turbine Shaft Sensor measures the input shaft speed of the automatic transmission and is located on the side of the transmission. There is also an output speed sensor as well. The best way to receive a price...
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My Honda Odyssey 2006 has the battery light on while running. I believe there is a slight smell as well.
The battery light is telling you that there is a malfunction in the charging system. The smell might be fluid leak, or if there is an electrical problem you might be smelling burning insulation. When the charging system is not...
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Car in park. Rev the engine. Grinding noise with smoke and burnt smell
What you are describing sounds like a faulty starter solenoid. A faulty starter solenoid will generally produce a clicking sound when turning the key. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal electrical contacts that transmit electricity...
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my 2010 honda odyssey vibrates when breaking downhill, had mechanic smooth rotors, continues every 2 years
Vibration on braking is typically due to excessive thickness variation in the brake rotor, pad defects, or excessive rotor runout as the rotor sits on the wheel hub. As installed on the wheel hub, rotor run-out should be measured by...
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Front wheel rumbling/rattling noise at consistent speed, or when accelerating hard and letting off of gas...
If the sound is a bit of a clunking or clicking sound when accelerating hard, this may be related to bad CV joints. What you are describing sounds like a failing CV joint. A CV (Constant Velocity) joint is a...
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Code p1676 came up on 2000 honda odyssey car maintenance light flashes
Hi There, This code indicates that there is a what is known as a "signal line failure." You will need to check the connections between the PCM and ABS/TCS control unit. If the wires are good, then you will need...
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Front wheel rumbling/rattling noise at consistent speed
Hi there. In all honestly, the symptoms you are describing can be multiple sources, from wheel bearings (as the initial mechanic thought) to warped brake rotor, excessive wear on CV joints, or transmission components. It's also possible that a drive...

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