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 ProblemsVibration When Braking Due to Rotor Problem
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.
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.
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.
2008 Honda Pilot QuestionsIs the best practice to always replace brake calipers in pairs? If so, why? (2 answers)
This is a general question and not one specific to my particular automobile.
replaced alternator, battery is new, its charging fine. The only problem is battery light keeps blinking on and off. Checked for loose cables, corrosion anything, there is nothing. Could it be a fuse or a fuseable cable the problem? Or will the system reset its self?
Hoped it was the $20 PVC valve, it's not. No obv oil leaking. HELP?
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.