2001-2006 Acura MDX Hood Lift Supports Replacement Guide

If you’ve been having trouble keeping the hood open on your 1st generation (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 & 2006) Acura MDX, you probably need to replace the hood lift supports (also known as the hood shocks, struts, springs, bars or props). Check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2001-2006 Acura MDX Hood Lift Supports Replacement Guide

2001-2006 Acura MDX Hood Lift Supports Replacement Guide

2001-2006 Acura MDX Rear A/C Blower Fan Motor Transistor (Thermal Resistor) Replacement Guide

If the rear air conditioning system in your first generation (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006) Acura MDX (or Honda Pilot) has stopped working suddenly, you probably need to change a faulty power transistor (also known as the thermal resistor) for the rear blower motor fan assembly. Check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2001-2006 Acura MDX Rear A/C Transistor Replacement Guide

2001-2006 Acura MDX Rear A/C Blower Motor Transistor Replacement Guide

2001-2006 Acura MDX Rear A/C Filter Screen & Blower Motor Cleaning Guide

If the rear air conditioning system for the back seat passenger A/C vents in your 1st generation (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 & 2006) Acura MDX has been making a strange sound such as a rattling, vibrating, squealing or screeching noise, you may need to clean the metal filter screen or remove debris from the round “squirrel cage wheel” blower motor fan. Check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

Acura MDX Rear A/C Blower Motor & Filter Screen Cleaning Guide

2001-2006 Acura MDX Rear Passenger A/C System Filter Screen & Blower Motor Cleaning Guide

Owners of the very similar Honda Pilot SUV should also find these DIY maintenance instructions to be helpful.

2001-2006 Acura MDX Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

After a few years of daily use, the battery inside the key fob remote control for the keyless entry system of a first generation (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006) Acura MDX SUV can become weak or stop working entirely. Take a look at my DIY directions for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part number) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2001-2006 Acura MDX Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

2001-2006 Acura MDX Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

2001-2006 Acura MDX Overhead Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

If you need to change a burnt out map light bulb in the overhead console of your first generation (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 & 2006) Acura MDX SUV (or upgrade them both to brighter LED units), check out my DIY instructions for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2001-2006 Acura MDX Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

2001-2006 Acura MDX Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

2001-2006 Acura MDX Sun Visor Vanity Mirror Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

If you need to change a burnt out vanity mirror light bulb in the sun visor of your first generation (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 & 2006) Acura MDX SUV or upgrade them both to brighter LED bulbs, check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2001-2006 Acura MDX Vanity Mirror Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

2001-2006 Acura MDX Vanity Mirror Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

2005-2010 Honda Odyssey Front Brake Pads Replacement Guide

If you’ve been hearing a squeaking, scraping or grinding noise coming from the front end of your 3rd generation (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 & 2010) Honda Odyssey minivan when you step on the brake pedal, you probably need to change the front brake pads. Take a look at my DIY directions for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or the thumbnail image below.

2005-2010 Honda Odyssey Front Brake Pads Replacement Guide

2005-2010 Honda Odyssey Front Disc Brake Pads Replacement Guide

2005-2010 Honda Odyssey 3.5L V6 Engine Spark Plugs Replacement Guide

The iridium tipped OEM spark plugs in a 3rd generation (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 & 2010) Honda Odyssey with the J35A6 or J35A7 3.5 liter V6 engine can last up to 100,000 miles, but they should be checked and changed before that mileage. Take a look at my DIY instructions for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2005-2010 Honda Odyssey Spark Plugs Replacement Guide

2005-2010 Honda Odyssey 3.5L V6 Engine Spark Plugs Replacement Guide