air/heat stops, all lights go out, then in about another few miles, it comes back on and everything is fine until the next time. It's as if there is a loose wire. It's not just the high pressure switch on the a/c, because it happens to the entire panel. Anyone know what this is?
air/heat panel runs intermittantly on 1999 Honda Odyssey
by Granma in Mount Pleasant, SC on October 15, 2009
ANSWER by rdude135 on October 16, 2009
It's tough to diagnose these type of things over a computer. It's not something I have seen in the shop. Clearly there is some type of interruption in the power supply to the control panel. If this happens on a consistent basis then it can be diagnosed by following the wiring and checking the connections with the help of a wiring diagram. Sometimes a visual inspection will show the cause if its a loose connection or the connection is corroded. There could be an issue with the control panel internally that would cause this issue. A sharp tech with good electrical skills should be able to pin point the problem if it acts up consistently.
ANSWER by Visitor on June 09, 2010
I have the same problem, I took my van to dealership and they said ignition switch, it was recall 2002.