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What's Wrong with the Honda Pilot?

The Honda Pilot has a total of 1166 complaints. The majority of the complaints involve the interior (20%) followed by the transmission (19%) and the engine (18%).

You should avoid the 1st generation (2003–2008) Pilot because of its overall PainRank™ of 22.45.

How Pilot Generations Rank

Generation Model Years Complaints PainRank (?)
3rd Gen Pilot 2016–2017 79 18.37
2nd Gen Pilot 2009–2015 449 21.84
1st Gen Pilot 2003–2008 638 22.45

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These are the most common complaints submitted to by Pilot owners over the last year.

Most Complained About Pilot Years

A quick look at which years have the highest complaint volumes. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on