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4.7

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
22,644 miles

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2011 Honda Odyssey brakes problems

brakes problem

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2011 Honda Odyssey Owner Comments

problem #4

Sep 302013

Odyssey 6-cyl

  • 32,275 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2011 Honda Odyssey. The contact stated that while driving at approximately 65 mph, the brake pedal was depressed and the front end of the vehicle shook violently. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that the rotors needed to be replaced. The vehicle was repaired. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 32,275. Updated 04/13/16 updated 04/26/16 the consumer experienced a wheel vibration and shimmy from the front of the vehicle on four separate occasions. The brakes and rotors were serviced each time. Updated 05/02/16.

- Sun City West, AZ, USA

problem #3

Sep 032013

Odyssey 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 50,000 miles
The contact owns a 2011 Honda Odyssey. The contact stated that while driving 65 mph, the brakes failed causing an increase in stopping distance and time. The vehicle was not repaired and the manufacturer was not notified. The approximate failure mileage was 50,000. Updated 11/6/13 the consumer stated during a recent drive down the mountain hill, the brakes began vibrating. With the brakes violently pulsating, they failed to effectively slow the car down. The front brake vibration occurred several times before on mountain roads. Several auto mechanics including the dealer, gave a general explanation that heat build-up warped the brake discs and caused the vibration. It was also suggested when traveling down steep mountain roads, the driver should switch to 3rd gear and ease off the accelerator allowing the engine to help reduce speed. Updated 11/14/13

- Gilbert , AZ, USA

problem #2

Nov 012011

Odyssey 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 2,000 miles
The contact owns a 2011 Honda Odyssey. The contact stated that while applying the brakes, the vehicle and the brake pedal vibrated, and shook abnormally. The vehicle was taken to the dealer several times for the brake failure. The dealer resurfaced the front rotors twice; however the failure was not corrected. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The vehicle was not repaired. The failure mileage was 2,000 and the current mileage was 14,000. Updated 09-18-13 the rotors were resurface twice.

- Wayne , NJ, USA

problem #1

Jul 302011

Odyssey

  • 6,300 miles
Brake components defect.

- San Bruno, CA, USA

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