really awful
Crashes / Fires:
5 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
3 / 0
Average Mileage:
3,434 miles

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problem #7

Mar 062003


  • miles
Vehicle accident and air bags did not deploy. Mr the consumers wife skidded on some ice and impacted a bridge 3 times.

- Wheeling, WV, USA

problem #6

Jun 162004

Odyssey 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 23,000 miles
Wife driving her Honda Odyssey was hit head on. She wazs traveling about 30 mph and the other car about 10 mph. Air bags did not go off in a head on collission. We have brought the car in about 5 times to get the air bags checked out because the service light came on. Twice they had to replace components of the air bag system. Basically in the 2 1/2 years we had the 2002 Honda Odyssey, we have had to bring it in for air bag service. They claim (and have admitted) that cell phones cause interference with the air bag system. They said that since not enough people have complained, no recall is done yet. My wife was hurt in the accident and I believe that if the air bags went off, she may have been less injured. A recall should be done about this!

- Glenside, PA, USA

problem #5

Dec 212003


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving at any speed SRS light appeared on the dashboard and remained on. Vehicle was taken to the dealer for inspection, and mechanic could not duplicate the problem.

- Vancouver, WA, USA

problem #4

Dec 172002


  • 1,000 miles
At any speed air bag light came on and stayed on. Examined vehicle and could not find the cause of the problem.

- Suisun City, CA, USA

problem #3

Jan 052004

Odyssey 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 35 miles
Air bag failed to deploy during frontal impact.

- Aurora, CO, USA

problem #2

Nov 202001


  • miles
Air bags failed to deploy. Pictures and accident report were E-mailed to michael lee at NHTSA on 12/05/2001.

- Wichita, KS, USA

problem #1

Nov 202001


  • miles
While driving approximately 50-55 mph had a collision with another vehicle. Upon impact with other vehicle air bags did not deploy. Dealer and manufacturer were notified. Feel free to provide any further information.

- Witchita, KS, USA