Among these underreported cases were eight Takata airbag inflator ruptures not submitted.
New cars under recall must be repaired before a dealer can sell them but used cars are under no such mandate.
Honda has issued a voluntary recall of its 2012 Civic over a potential issue with the left driveshaft. There are 50,000 cars that might be affected by an improperly assembled part. The fault can lead to the shaft dislodging from the outer CV joint while the car is moving, resulting in a loss of power and the inability to prevent the car from rolling away in certain conditions when the car is parked.
2005 Honda Accord Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery