2005 Honda Pilot Overview


Looking for a Used Pilot in your area?

CarGurus has 19,390 nationwide Pilot listings starting at $1,800.

Average user score
4.9 5 stars
Based on 16 reviews

2005 Honda Pilot Overview

The roomy, eight-passenger Honda Pilot for 2005 has a few new features including an increase in power. The engine is still a 3.5-liter, V-6, now with a horsepower increase from 240 to 255-hp. Even with this increase, the Pilot still could use more muscle in terms of towing capacity.

There are a number of less significant changes, however a few new safety features are added. Perhaps the most important is a slight modification to the frame that improves crash test results. The result for you is a safer cabin in which to drive. Even with these great testing scores, it would be nice to see curtain side airbags in the back. Another new safety item is the tire pressure-monitoring device. Being able to maintain proper tire pressure can help with tire wear, fuel efficiency, and better driving control.

Even with the large storage capacity and 4WD, the Pilot is still limited as far as off-road driving. Honda's smart design however is good on gas and for the environment. The going price range for the 2005 Pilot is anywhere from $21,000 to $27,800.


What's your take on the 2005 Honda Pilot?

  • Report

2005 Honda Pilot Top Comparisons

Users ranked 2005 Honda Pilot against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

2005 Honda Pilot vs:

    Have you driven a 2005 Honda Pilot?  
    Rank This Car

    Cars compared to 2005 Honda PilotPeople researching a 2005 Honda Pilot contacted a dealer about


    Looking for a Used Pilot in your area?

    CarGurus has 19,390 nationwide Pilot listings starting at $1,800.

    Have questions?   Ask a question

    Honda Pilot Questions


    2005 Honda Pilot

    My D light is flashing and check engine light is on does any think I need to change the pressure swicths

    5 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)
    Frank Derosa

    Dash Light

    Vtm-4. Abs. Vsa. Anti skid lights remain on. No ck engine and no codes come up

    16 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
    Sly Buss

    Honda Alarm System Goes Off All The Time For No Reason

    is there a fuse I can remove or simply disconnect the alarm system

    1,936 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

    2005 Honda Pilot- After Battery Cable Install, Cd Changer Keeps Flashing Li...

    188 views with 6 answers (last answer 3 months ago)

    My 05 Honda Pilot Acts Like Its Not Getting Gas

    its starts like normal and goes into gear fine but when I give it gas it sputters and wont get over about 10 mph if I push the pedal harder it just acts like its getting no gas at all. I thought it wo...

    30 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)