3 Most Common Honda 3.5-Liter V6 Engine Problems

Honda’s 3.5-liter V6 engine, the J35, has been used in Honda models over the last 24 years. The J35’s first iteration, the J35A, was first used in 1998 for Honda Odyssey models. While they have been in use for decades, Honda V6 engines do have some problems.

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A V6 engine under the hood of a 2016 Honda Accord EX-L midsize sedan model

A 2016 Honda Accord V6 engine | Matt West/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald via Getty Images

There have been four primary types of J35 engines: the J35A, J35S, J35Z, and J35Y. For a further explanation of the problems, TuningPro focused on the A, Z, and Y engine families. There are more variants within each engine family, but for more on engine problems, it’ll stick to those three Honda V6 engines.