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Honda Odyssey Overheated engines are prone to head gasket failures

Honda Odyssey Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2005, 2008

Engine Affected: 3.5L V6

Average Mileage: 99,000 mi (81,000 mi - 117,000 mi)

Overheated engines are prone to head gasket failures. An engine running hot is a symptom of a failed head gasket. The head gasket will need to be replaced to repair this issue.
  • Visitor, , 3.5L V6

    2005 Honda Odyssey check engine light on. Dealer replaced all spark plugs and 2 coils. Still on. Then said head gasket leaking

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  • Visitor, , 3.5L V6, 117,000 mi

    I had a problem with coolant disappearing and engine was heating up, and burnt coolant smell was spreading in the cabin. I tried the Blue Devil sealant, followed the steps to the letter. So far, two weeks since, no leaks or burnt coolant smell.

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