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    Official: Honda adding 833,000 vehicles to airbag recall
    2011-05-03

    Honda has recalled hundreds of thousands of 2001-2003 Honda and Acura models for airbag issues since 2008, and now the Japanese automaker is re-recalling those vehicles. Honda is inspecting 833,000 vehicles for airbags that deploy with too much pressure, which could lead to metal fragments passing through the airbag cushion material. This defect has ...

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    2011 Honda Odyssey recalled over bent windshield wipers
    2011-03-18

    Honda is recalling 33,341 of its 2011 model year Odyssey minivans over a problem related to the windshield wipers. Owners in primarily warm-weather climates may never experience this, as the issue pertains to damage resulting from the wipers being frozen to the van's windshield. According to a report from the National Highway Traffic Safety ...

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    2011 Honda Civic recalled over fuel tank valve issue
    2011-03-17

    Honda has released notice of a recall for its 2011 Civic compact. The issue stems from a malignant fuel pump, which may have modules inside that became damaged during production. So far, no accidents or injuries have been reported as a result of the faulty fuel pumps. However, the damaged unit could cause fuel to leak onto the emissions canister in the ...

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    Honda recalling 700,000 Fit models over engine fears - 97k in U.S.
    2011-02-17

    Honda has announced that the company is recalling around 700,000 vehicles globally for faulty lost motion springs in the valve train. The springs may fatigue and break over time, causing the engine to stall as a result. The recall covers certain 2009-2010 Fit, Freed and City models, and so far the company has received a total of 72 complaints of the ...

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    Report: Honda recalling 10,800 Accord and Pilot models over potential suspension failure
    2010-12-23

    Honda has announced another round of recalls for the 2011 Accord. Both the coupe and sedan, along with the 2011 Pilot, have been discovered to be susceptible to a failure in the front suspension. According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, the bolts that attach the front dampers to the suspension may not have been properly ...

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    Honda recalling 143,000 Fit hatchbacks over potential headlight loss
    2010-12-16

    American Honda has announced that it is recalling over 140,000 Fit hatchbacks due to a "potential loss of low-beam headlight functionality," the automaker has told CNN. A total of 143,083 Fits from the 2007 and 2008 model years are affected. Honda has issued a statement saying that the root of this problem is the plating on the wiring harness connectors ...

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    Report: NHTSA opens safety probes into older Honda CR-V, Kia Optima models
    2010-11-29

    The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration is looking into issues with 2006 Honda CR-V models and 2007 Kia Optimas. According to The Detroit News, both vehicles have garnered a fairly small number of complaints – just three each – for separate problems. In the case of the CR-V models, owners have experienced electrical failures ...

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    Honda recalling Accord Crosstour over airbag issue
    2010-09-15

    Honda is set to launch a recall of certain 2010 Accord Crosstour models to "inspect and potentially replace the front passenger airbag." According to Honda, the recall will cover about 3,340 units in total, some 700 of those in Canada. The cause for the recall stems from recent testing which revealed a potential problem with the airbag modules not ...

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    Honda recalling 383,000 vehicles over runaway risk
    2010-08-09

    Honda has announced plans to recall 383,000 Civics, Accords and Elements built in 2003 and 2004. Due to a fault with the ignition interlock system that normally prevents the key from being removed until the transmission lever is in Park, the affected Hondas could roll away on their own accord. According to Honda, the interlock system can wear ...

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    Honda recalling 410,000 Odysseys and Elements for brake problem
    2010-03-16

    Honda has announced a recall for some 410,000 vehicle due to a defect with the Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) module. According to the automaker, 344,00 Odysseys and 68,000 Elements (MY 2007-2008) are affected by the problem and owners will be notified via mail this April to take their vehicles into dealers. The issue with the VSA results in a softening ...

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    Honda recalling 2005 Odyssey over liftgate strut failures
    2010-03-03

    Honda is recalling 21,776 model year 2005 Odyssey Touring minivans equipped with a power operated rear liftgate. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website says the tailgate strut could fail, resulting in the power liftgate closing unexpectedly. We're thinking that could hurt if you happen to be under said opening when the strut fails. ...

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    Despite recalls, Consumer Reports names Honda Fit, Toyota Prius Best Values
    2010-02-23

    Consumer Reports is set to ship its annual automotive issue out to subscribers, but before the dyed and bound dead trees make their way to subscribers, CR shot off a few press releases to let us know what to expect. While we already covered the six new members of their Top Picks charts this morning, we found their New-Car Best and Worst Values List ...

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    Honda recalls 646k Fits around the world
    2010-01-29

    It certainly pales in comparison to some other recent recall notices we've seen lately, but Honda has announced that it will recall 646,000 Fit hatchbacks (also known as the Jazz or the City, depending on the market) to fix a defective master switch. The recall includes 140,000 vehicles in the United States and also includes models sold in South ...

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    Honda recalls 2006-2007 Ridgeline because your passenger might have a dangerous kick?
    2010-01-13

    Honda is recalling up to 7,600 Ridgeline pickups from the 2006 and 2007 model years over possible HVAC issues. According to Honda and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, a harness connector above the passenger-side footwell is susceptible to being kicked by exuberant passengers. The blows can cause the connector terminal to overheat, which ...

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    REPORT: NHTSA probe opened into Honda airbag recall timing
    2009-11-09

    Over the last year, Honda has recalled roughly 444,000 vehicles to repair overpressurized airbag inflators in certain 2001-2002 Honda Accord, 2001 Civic and 2002-2003 Acura TL models. According to the automaker, there has been one death and multiple injuries stemming from the defect, which can send small metal fragments through the airbag and onto the ...

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    Honda adds 440,000 more cars to airbag fragment recall
    2009-08-03

    Honda began a recall campaign last November to repair overpressurized airbag inflators in 2001 Honda Civics and Accords. The excessive pressurization could cause the metal inflator casing to explode on the driver's side, potentially resulting in fragments that would pierce the airbag material and injure drivers. That recall has now been expanded with ...

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    Small recall for big suspension issue on 2008 Honda Element
    2008-08-19

    All owners of 2008 Honda Elements are being asked to stop driving their cars until they have had them inspected at their local Honda dealer. According to a recall issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the front bushing bracket of the left trailing arm of the rear suspension may have been improperly welded. If it fails, it could ...

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    Honda issues TSB for third-gear issue, fix is free
    2008-05-01

    Honda has finally issued a TSB on the third gear issue that's been plaguing everything from the Civic Si to the Acura TL. According to affected owners, when the manual transmission was in third gear, it would occasionally pop into neutral and occasionally grind into place. Honda originally didn't recognize the problem and still isn't issuing a recall, but ...

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    Honda recalling 34,300 Fits
    2008-01-20

    Up to 34,000 Honda Fits from 2007 and 2008 are being recalled for a faulty sensor that detects child seats or out-of-position passengers. In states that use road salt, the salt-infused water from melting snow on the driver's shoes can leak beneath the carpet and corrode the wires for the Occupant Detection System (ODS). Severing that connection means that ...

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    Honda recalling 43,000 Acuras for power steering hose
    2007-12-18

    Those of you rolling in a 2005–2008 Acura RL take note: Honda has issued a recall for your power steering hose and being the educated consumer that you are, you won't have to wait by the mailbox to know about it.The high temperatures created by the V6 under the RL's hood are apparently causing some cracks to form in the power steering hose that could ...

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