2009 Honda Pilot Features and Specifications

Engine Type V-6 V-6 V-6
Engine Block/Cylinder Head Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy
Displacement (liter/cc) 3.5/3471 3.5/3471 3.5/3471
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) 250 @ 5700 250 @ 5700 250 @ 5700
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm) 253 @ 4800 253 @ 4800 253 @ 4800
Redline (rpm) 6300 6300 6300
Bore and Stroke (mm) 89 x 93 89 x 93 89 x 93
Compression Ratio 10.5:1 10.5:1 10.5:1
Valvetrain 24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection x x x
Drive-by-Wire™ Throttle System x x x
Variable Cylinder Management™ (VCM®) x x x
Active Control Engine Mount System (ACM) x x x
Active Noise Cancellation™ (ANC) x x x
Variable Torque Management® 4-Wheel Drive System (VTM-4®) Available Available Available
Hill Start Assist x x x
High-Mounted Fresh-Air Intake x x x
CARB Emissions Rating ULEV-2 ULEV-2 ULEV-2
Federal Emissions Rating Tier 2, Bin 5 Tier 2, Bin 5 Tier 2, Bin 5
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer x x x
Heavy-Duty Radiator with 160-Watt Fans (2) x x x
Heavy-Duty Power Steering Fluid Cooler x x x
100K +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups* x x x
*Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. Exact mileage is determined by actual driving conditions. Please see your owner's manual for more details.
5-Speed Automatic Transmission x x x
Gear Ratios:
1st: 2.697
2nd: 1.606
3rd: 1.071
4th: 0.766
5th: 0.612
Reverse: 1.889
Final Drive: 4.312
Heavy-Duty Automatic-Transmission-Fluid Cooler x x x
Unit-Body Construction x x x
MacPherson Strut Front Suspension x x x
Multi-Link Rear Suspension with Trailing Arms x x x
Stabilizer Bar (mm., front/rear) 23 / 26.5 23 / 26.5 23 / 26.5
Variable Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering x x x
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 3.69 3.69 3.69
Steering Ratio 19.0:1 19.0:1 19.0:1
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.) 38.6 38.6 38.6
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes (in.) 13.0 / 13.1 13.0 / 13.1 13.0 / 13.1
Wheels 17" Steel 17" Alloy 17" Alloy
All-Season Tires P245/65/R17 105T P245/65/R17 105T P245/65/R17 105T
Wheelbase (in.) 109.2 109.2 109.2
Length (in.) 190.9 190.9 190.9
Height (in.) 71.0 72.7 72.7
Width (in.) 78.5 78.5 78.5
Track (in., front/rear) 67.7 / 67.5 67.7 / 67.5 67.7 / 67.5
Ground Clearance (in., unladen 2WD / 4WD) 8.0 8.0 8.0
Approach/Departure Angles (degrees) 27.8 / 24.5 27.8 / 24.5 27.8 / 24.5
Curb Weight lbs., 2WD : 4WD 4319 : 4506 4310 : 4504 / 4359 : 4544(EX-L) 4407 : 4590
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear) 2WD (4WD) 56 / 44 (55 / 45) 56 / 44 (55 / 45) 55 / 45 (54 / 46)
Towing Capacity (lbs., 2WD / 4WD) 3500 / 4500* 3500 / 4500* 3500 / 4500*
*Requires surge-type or electric trailer brakes. Premuim unleaded fuel is recommended when towing. Refer to the owner's manual for additional towing information.
Headroom (in., front/middle/rear) 40.0 / 39.8 / 38.2 40.0 / 39.8 / 38.2 (EX)
Headroom with Moonroof (in., front/middle/rear) 39.3 / 39.8 / 38.2 (EX-L) 39.3 / 39.8 / 38.2
Legroom (in., front/middle/rear) 41.4 / 38.5 / 32.1 41.4 / 38.5 / 32.1 41.4 / 38.5 / 32.1
Shoulder Room (in., front/middle/rear) 61.5 / 62.2 / 58.9 61.5 / 62.2 / 58.9 61.5 / 62.2 / 58.9
Hiproom (in., front/middle/rear) 58.6 / 56.9 / 48.4 58.6 / 56.9 / 48.4 58.6 / 56.9 / 48.4
Cargo Volume (cu. ft., behind 3rd-row) / Combined with Underfloor Storage 18.0 / 20.8 18.0 / 20.8 18.0 / 20.8
Cargo Volume (cu. ft., behind 2nd-row) 47.7 47.7 47.7
Cargo Volume (cu. ft., behind 1st-row) 87.0 87.0 87.0
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 153.7 153.7 (EX) / 152.7 (EX-L) 152.7
Seating Capacity 8 8 8
5-Speed Automatic (2WD; City/Highway/Combined) 17/23/19 17/23/19 17/23/19
5-Speed Automatic (4WD; City/Highway/Combined) 16/22/18 16/22/18 16/22/18
Crankcase (qt.) 5.28 5.28 5.28
Coolant System (qt.) 9.93 9.93 9.93
Fuel (gal.) 21.0 21.0 21.0
Required Fuel Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded
*Based on 2009 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Actual mileage will vary.
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating Positions x x x
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System x x x
Driver's and Front Passenger's Seat Belt Reminder x x x
Adjustable Seat Belt Anchors (Front- and 2nd-Row) x x x
Dual-Stage, Dual-Threshold Front Airbags (SRS) x x x
Front Side Airbags with Passenger-Side Occupant Position Detection System (OPDS) x x x
Three-Row Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor x x x
Driver's and Front Passenger's Active Head Restraints x x x
Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure x x x
Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control x x x
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) x x x
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) x x x
Brake Assist x x x
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with Location Indicators x x with Pressure Indicators
Daytime Running Lights (DRL) x x x
Side-Impact Door Beams x x x
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) Positions (2nd-Row = 3, 3rd-Row = 1) 4 4 4
Child-Seat Tether Anchors (3rd-Row) 2 2 2
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks x x x
One-Touch Power Moonroof with Tilt Feature EX-L x
Power Tailgate with Lift-Up Glass Hatch x
Tailgate with Lift-Up Glass Hatch x x
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers x x x
Intermittent Rear Window Wiper/Washer x x x
Remote Entry x x x
Security System x x
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors Black Heated Heated with Memory and Integrated Turn Indicators
Body-Colored Door Handles Black x x
Heat-Rejecting Green-Tinted Glass x x x
Acoustic Windshield EX-L x
Rear Privacy Glass x x x
Integrated Class III Trailer Hitch x x x
Pre-Wired for Trailer Harness x x Includes Trailer Harness
Alloy Wheels x x
Roof Rails x x
Fog Lights x x
Body Side Molding Black Body-Colored Chrome
Front and Rear Splash Guards x x x
Integrated Glass Antenna x x x
Auto-On/Off Multi-Reflector Halogen Headlights x x x
Body-Colored Parking Sensors (front/rear) x
Chrome Exhaust Finishers x x
Front and Rear Air Conditioning with Air-Filtration System x
Tri-Zone Automatic Climate Control System with Humidity Control and Air Filtration x x
Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ with Voice Recognition, Off-Road Tracking and Rearview Camera*** x
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® x
Interface Dial with Scrolling and Multi-Line Display x
Honda DVD Rear Entertainment System Available (EX-L) Available
Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver's and Passenger's Window x x x
Power Door and Tailgate Locks x x x
Cruise Control x x x
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel EX-L x
HomeLink® Remote System** x x
Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio and Cruise Controls Cruise Only x x
Steering Wheel-Mounted Navigation and Phone Controls x
Multi-Functional Center Console Storage x x x
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror EX-L x
Rearview Mirror with Rearview Camera Display EX-L
Driver's and Front Passenger's Illuminated Vanity Mirrors x x x
Sliding Sun Visor Extensions x x x
Conversation Mirror with Sunglasses Holder EX-L x
Sunglasses Holder x EX
Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column x x x
Beverage Holders (# per row: 1st/2nd/3rd) 2/6/4 2/6/4 2/6/4
12-Volt Power Outlets (Front, 2nd-Row and Cargo Area ) x x x
115-Volt Power Outlet (Center Console) EX-L with RES x
Upper and Lower Seatback Pockets (Front-Row) x x x
Map Lights (all rows) x x x
Ambient Console Lighting x x x
Remote Fuel Filler Door Release x x x
Integrated Sunshades (2nd-Row) x
Courtesy Door Lights (Front- and 2nd-Row) x x x
Rear Window Defroster with Timer x x x
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts x x x
Floor Mats x x x
Cargo Area Light x x x
Hidden Storage Well x x x
Cargo Area Tie-Down Anchors (4 Total) x x x
Cargo Area Bag Hooks x x x
Cargo Net x x x
*The Bluetooth word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by Honda Motor Co., Ltd., is under license.
**HomeLink® is a registered trademark of Johnson Controls™
***The Honda Satellite0Linked Navigation System is available on in the 48 contiguous United States.
Driver's Seat with 8-Way Power Adjustment x with Memory
Passenger's Seat with 4-Way Power Adjustment EX-L x
Leather-Trimmed Interior EX-L x
Heated Front Seats EX-L x
Driver's Seat with Power Lumbar Support x x
60/40 Split, Flat-Folding, Sliding, and Reclining 2nd-Row Bench Seat x x x
60/40 Split, Flat-Folding 3rd-Row Bench Seat x x x
Head Restraints at all Seating Positions x x x
AM/FM/CD Audio System with 7 Speakers including Subwoofer x x
AM/FM/6-Disc In-Dash Audio System with 7 Speakers including Subwoofer x
512-Watt AM/FM/6-Disc In-Dash Premium Audio System with 10 Speakers including Subwoofer EX-L with RES x
XM® Radio* x x
Radio Data System (RDS) x x x
MP3/Windows Media® Audio** (WMA) Playback Capability x x x
MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack x x x
USB Audio Interface*** x
Speed-Sensitive Volume Control (SVC) x x x
*The XM name is registered trademark of XM Satellite Radio Inc. Required XM Radio monthly subscription sold separtely after 90-day trial period. Installation costs and other fees and taxes may apply after initial trial period, including a one-time activation fee. All fees and programming subject to change. Subscriptions subjuect to Customer Agreement available at xmradio.com. XM service is only available in the 48 contiguous United States.
**Windows Media is a trademark or registered trademark of Microsft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
***The USB audio interface is used for direct connection to and control of some current digital audio players and other USB devices that contain MP3, WMA or AAC music files. Sume USB devices with security software and digital rights-protected files may not work. Please see your dealer for details on compatibility.
Programmable Multi-Information Display x
Maintenance Minder™ System x x x
Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2) x x x
Average Fuel Consumption Indicator x x x
Instant Fuel Consumption Indicator x x x
Miles-to-Empty Indicator x x x
Exterior Temperature Indicator x x
Corner and Backup Sensor Indicator x
Average Speed Indicator x
Elapsed Time Indicator x
Compass x x x
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Indicator* x x x
Vehicle Stability Assist™(VSA®) Indicator x x x
Passenger-Side Side Airbag-Off Indicator x x x
Passenger-Side Front Airbag-Off Indicator x x x
Door-/Tailgate-/Glass Hatch-Open Indicator x x x
Low-Fuel Indicator x x x
Low-Oil Pressure Indicator x x x
*For optimal tire wear and performance, tire pressure should be checked regularly with a gauge. Do not srely solely on the monitor system. See owner's manual for full details.
Warranty LX EX / EX-L Touring
3-Year/36,000-Mile Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty* x x x
5-Year/60,000-Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty* x x x
5-Years/Unlimited Miles Limited Corrosion Warranty* x x x
*Ordinary maintenance or adjustments, parts subject to normal wear and replacement, and certain items are excluded. See Honda dealer for terms and conditions of limited warranties.
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