Third Row Seat Won't Unlatch Due to Loose Latch Cables on Honda Odyssey

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Third row seat latch cables can come loose from the handle and can prevent the seat from unlatching. Reinstalling the cables and retaining them with clips should correct this issue.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 66,670 (32,700–135,000)
9 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2006, more2007, 2008, 2011, 2013, 2014
18 people reported this problem
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not fixed. Looking for solution. The 3rd row will not fold down. Locked in up position
Third row seat won't unlatch.
new 2015 Honda Odyssey the 3d row seat won't unlatch to fold down.
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