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Honda recalls 2012 Pilot, Acura MDX crossovers over possible fuel leak

by Steven J. Ewing (RSS feed) on Feb 23rd, 2012 at 11:02AM

American Honda is recalling some 8,709 crossovers due to a possible fuel leak. The 2012 Honda Pilot and its upscale platform-mate, the Acura MDX, are affected by this recall, which is expected to begin in mid-March. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the vent shut float valve cases in the fuel tank assemblies of these vehicles does not meet proper design specifications. Because of this, fuel could leak from the tank, increasing the risk of a fire. Four other vehicles – the Honda Accord, Odyssey, Ridgeline and Acura ZDX – also share at least some... Read More

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