Avg. Price Paid:$11,427 - $16,682
Original MSRP: $27,595 - $35,645
MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
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2008 Honda Pilot Recalls & Reliability


There have been no safety recalls issued from NHTSA.


Our reliability score is based on the J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) rating or, if unavailable, the J.D. Power Predicted Reliability rating.

Dependability Ratings1 2008
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Powertrain Dependability
Feature & Accessory Dependability
Body & Interior Dependability

1These scores come from consumer ratings of their vehicles after three years of ownership.

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The 2008 Honda Pilot comes with a three-year/36,000-mile basic warranty. But reviewers generally agree that Honda's reputation for quality is unbeatable.

  • "Far from being an old dog no longer in the hunt, the 2008 Honda Pilot still counts solid engineering and an enviable reputation for overall quality and resale value among its strengths. As such, it remains a sensible choice for buyers needing a jack-of-all-trades crossover SUV." -- Edmunds
  • "The Pilot is Honda's largest SUV offering and has earned a reputation for reliability, comfort and performance." -- Kelley Blue Book
  • "We can forgive its benign handling given the quality, value, and expected reliability." -- Automobile Magazine
  • "There's no question about this wagon's laudable balance of utility and comfort, refinement, and power. Toss in Honda's reputation for reliability and resale value, and Pilot is a bona fide Best Buy." -- Consumer Guide
  • "As a Honda, it promises quality, durability and reliability." -- Automotive.com

Warranty information last updated: 2/18/09

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