2008 Honda Odyssey Overview

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Trims

EX
Avg. Price: $14,421
EX-L
Avg. Price: $16,170
EX-L w/ DVD
Avg. Price: $16,135
EX-L w/ Nav and DVD
Avg. Price: $15,845
LX
Avg. Price: $12,601
Touring
Avg. Price: $18,069
Touring w/ PAX
Avg. Price: $18,365

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Average User Score

4.75 stars

Based on 12 reviews

An Odyssey Adventure For The Whole Family! by GirlGearHead
 — This van doesn't drive like a minivan - it drives like a car! The handling is secure and responsive, especially when cornering. Braking is smooth and the Odyssey never feels like it is "getting ... Read More
Outstanding by elerbyit
 — 2008 Odyssey one year no problems. Never thought I would buy a van, I’m a truck guy and diesel mechanic. My original search was for a Toyota Sequoia or 4 door Tundra. If gas mileage is an issue those... Read More
Lots Of Room by scrapbook43
 — I have had several mini vans and the Honda Odyssey is by far the best. The touring model has tons of options, many of which I have not learned to use because I am not that savy with technology. My fam... Read More

2008 Honda Odyssey Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 12 reviews

2008 Honda Odyssey

As people movers go, the 2008 Honda Odyssey looks to be trying to knock Chrysler out of the top spot in the minivan segment. Minor exterior enhancements help snazz up the styling, while new performance technology improves the always-annoying low fuel economy.

Right off the bat, you'll notice some small changes to the front and rear fascias. Head and taillights have been tweaked, a new alloy wheel design added, and the hexagonal grille from the Accord attached to the 2008 Odyssey. On the inside, new color choices and more options are available, including a rearview camera, memory settings for the mirrors, a 4-way power passenger seat, and Bluetooth. But the real attraction is a new version of the 3.5-liter VTEC V6 engine. In the base LX and EX trims, this engine gets 244 hp. In the EX-L and Touring, the more fuel efficient 3.5-liter iVTEC V6 gets 241 hp, but features Variable Cylinder Management. This system deactivates two or three cylinders (depending on driving conditions) when not needed during cruising or deceleration, thereby saving on fuel consumption.

The compact minivan manages to seat up to eight passengers in three rows. Cargo space starts at 38 cubic feet. The third row split-folds flat into the floor, expanding cargo capacity to 91 cubic feet. With the second row also removed, the 2008 Odyssey can accommodate 147 cubic feet. The 2nd Row PlusOne setup seats three (two adults and a child), and this is now standard in the Touring for 2008. All trims start with full power features, a CD player, tri-zone climate control, and cruise control. New for 2008 is standard MP3 capability with an input jack. Options add the requisite DVD player and navigation system. Five-star ratings are due to standard ABS brakes, traction and stability control, and dual front-side and side curtain airbags for all three rows.

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Honda Odyssey Questions

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Honda Odyssey 08 Model Strange Problem Wipers Ac Indicator Lights Won't Wor...

I have a 08 Honda Odyssey. Just took it on a long drive., it has 56k miles on it. It rained heavily and then the Wipers started to work on the high by itself, the indicator lights stopped working an...

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hoppy4
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Replacing Brake Light Bulb In Right Rear Pillar

how do you get the lens assembly out? already took out to screws in hatch

32 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)
Littleguy
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Hì,anyone Have The Problem With Pasenger Get Wet Ưhen Ít Rain On 2008 Honda...

My 2008 honda odyssey get wet on passenger when ít rain, anyone know ưhy?

34 views with 6 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
senkean
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My Passenger Sliding Door Intermitently Won't Open & Make An Awful Grinding...

My passenger sliding door Intermitently won't open/ release. The motor sounds like it is grinding and stuck. When this happens I need to either pull the handle or push the button to try and reopen it....

2,092 views with 4 answers (last answer 5 months ago)
PurpleDiamond
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What Are The "hooks" On The Front And Back Of The 2008 Odyssey Center Conso...

It is driving me crazy! I cannot figure out what these "hook" things are for... can someone please enlighten me! They are on the front and back of the center console (the one that flips down with 4 ...

62 views with 4 answers (last answer 6 months ago)