2008 Honda Pilot Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Honda Pilot
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2008 Honda Pilot ProblemsWarped Front Brake Rotors May Cause Vibration When Braking
The front brake rotors can warp and cause a vibration when braking. The rotors will need to be machined or in cases where they are worn to thin, replaced to correct this issue.
An overheated wire in the head light harness can cause the low beams not to work. Replacing combination light/turn signal switch switch, the wire for the low beams, and the combination switch connector (if damaged) should repair this issue.
Map light will not turn on when opening drivers or passengers door. Caused by a faulty door switch. Requires replacement of door switch on side of non operation.
2008 Honda Pilot QuestionsMy rear passenger window will not go up but can hear motor running. What could be the problem? (1 answer)
I recently started to hear "knocking" noises from the front left side of my 08 Honda pilot when going over any sort of bumps in the road..more so at slow speed.. Or that's at least when I can hear it most clearly. I'm not sure how serious this issue is. My cars been in...
Have had the brakes and rotors replaced. The light seems to reset when each time the vehicle is started but comes back on shortly after driving. Lost brakes once but pumped the brakes and they came back. Once home checked the reservoir, it was full.
2008 Honda Pilot RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment
The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.
In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.
On deployment in a crash, the driver side air bag inflator may rupture, causing metal fragments to strike and potentially injure occupants. Dealers will replace the driver side front air bag inflator free of charge to correct this problem.