2015 Odyssey EX
Here's a technical explanation of what is happening.Are there any warning signs to distinguish if VCM is causing damage vs doesn't seem to be bothering my vehicle?
Have a 2013 EX-L with 113k, had it since 100k. Timing belt service was recently performed including new spark plugs.
No known engine issues including oil loss. Everything seems really smooth.
Also, what is the relationship between the ECO light and the VCM causing damage that everyone seems so emphatic about?
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Like the others have said, if you plan to keep it, get the timing belt/water pump/spark plugs/Serpentine Belt changed soon. Be prepared to have the Spark Plug gaskets replaced as well as these are probably leaking at this point. My 2007 LX is about to hit 125K and I replaced all of these items...
Please forgive the snark in this post. The information is correct.
Any update/response to this request? I'm interested as well. Jerry Our 2006 EX-L had over 300,000 miles without a VCM disabler. We did have about a $600 bill to replace motor mounts at around 180k miles but that was it. Transmission held up just fine. But our highway driving was usually...