Recent Recall News

Statement by American Honda Regarding Combination Meter Software Non-compliance Recall: 2016 Pilot

Honda will voluntarily recall 35,406 model-year 2016 Pilot vehicles in the United States to update the combination meter software free of charge. No market occurrences have been reported related to this non-compliance issue, which was discovered through internal testing.

A software error in the combination meter may cause warning lamps to fail to illuminate if there is a problem with the system that communicates certain system errors to the combination meter. This condition would create a non....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING SIDE AIRBAG INADVERTENT DEPLOYMENT RECALL: 2008-2009 HONDA ACCORD SEDAN

◾Side and/or side curtain airbags may inadvertently deploy if the ignition is on and a door is forcefully slammed or there is a significant impact to the vehicle underbody.
◾Issue arises from side impact deployment threshold specification; Not a hardware or supplier issue.
◾Free software update will adjust the deployment threshold.

Oct 29, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda will voluntarily recall 303,904 model-year 2008-2009 Accord vehicles in the United States to update the side Supp....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING SIDE AIRBAG INADVERTENT DEPLOYMENT RECALL: 2008-2009 HONDA ACCORD SEDAN

◾Side and/or side curtain airbags may inadvertently deploy if the ignition is on and a door is forcefully slammed or there is a significant impact to the vehicle underbody.
◾Issue arises from side impact deployment threshold specification; Not a hardware or supplier issue.
◾Free software update will adjust the deployment threshold.

Oct 29, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda will voluntarily recall 303,904 model-year 2008-2009 Accord vehicles in the United States to update the side Supp....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING CVT DRIVE PULLEY SHAFT RECALL: 2014-2015 CIVIC AND 2015 HONDA FIT

Oct 1, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda will voluntarily recall approximately 143,000 model-year 2014-2015 Civic and 2015 Fit vehicles in the United States to update the software that manages the continuously variable transmission (CVT), free of charge. Affected vehicles have CVT control software that is written to use high hydraulic pressure during certain CVT operation modes, which as a result may subject the drive pulley shaft to high stress. In addition, during manufacturing of the dr....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING CVT DRIVE PULLEY SHAFT RECALL: 2014-2015 CIVIC AND 2015 HONDA FIT

Oct 1, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda will voluntarily recall approximately 143,000 model-year 2014-2015 Civic and 2015 Fit vehicles in the United States to update the software that manages the continuously variable transmission (CVT), free of charge. Affected vehicles have CVT control software that is written to use high hydraulic pressure during certain CVT operation modes, which as a result may subject the drive pulley shaft to high stress. In addition, during manufacturing of the dr....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING PLUG TOP IGNITION COIL RECALL: 2015 HONDA FIT

Sep 2, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. Honda will voluntarily recall approximately 17,800 model-year 2015 Fit vehicles in the United States to replace the plug top ignition coils, free of charge. The original plug top ignition coils may degrade over time, which, in the worst case, could cause the vehicle's engine to stall, potentially increasing the risk of a crash. No crashes or injuries have been reported related to this issue, which was discovered through the warranty claim process outside o....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING THIRD ROW SEATBELT INSPECTION RECALL: 2016 HONDA PILOT

◾Only twenty 2016 Pilot vehicles in customer hands require inspection at the time of this announcement
◾Third row seatbelts will be inspected and, if needed, repositioned
◾No related crashes or injuries have been reported

Jul 16, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif
. -- Honda will voluntarily recall fewer than 1,700 model-year 2016 Pilot vehicles in the United States to inspect, and, if needed, reposition the third row seatbelts, free of charge. However, because only 269 of these new vehicles act....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING THIRD ROW SEATBELT INSPECTION RECALL: 2016 HONDA PILOT

◾Only twenty 2016 Pilot vehicles in customer hands require inspection at the time of this announcement
◾Third row seatbelts will be inspected and, if needed, repositioned
◾No related crashes or injuries have been reported

Jul 16, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif
. -- Honda will voluntarily recall fewer than 1,700 model-year 2016 Pilot vehicles in the United States to inspect, and, if needed, reposition the third row seatbelts, free of charge. However, because only 269 of these new vehicles act....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING NATIONWIDE RECALL OF CERTAIN TAKATA PASSENGER FRONT AIRBAG INFLATORS

◾Nationwide recall of passenger front airbag inflators in 2001-2005 Civic and 2003-2007 Accord will add approximately 1.39 million inflators not previously subject to recall or safety improvement campaign
◾No change to national recall of driver front airbag inflators announced on May 28

Jun 15, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda today announced that it will initiate a national recall to replace, free of charge, Takata passenger front airbag inflators installed in certain 2001-2005 Civi....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING NATIONWIDE RECALL OF CERTAIN TAKATA PASSENGER FRONT AIRBAG INFLATORS

◾Nationwide recall of passenger front airbag inflators in 2001-2005 Civic and 2003-2007 Accord will add approximately 1.39 million inflators not previously subject to recall or safety improvement campaign
◾No change to national recall of driver front airbag inflators announced on May 28

Jun 15, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda today announced that it will initiate a national recall to replace, free of charge, Takata passenger front airbag inflators installed in certain 2001-2005 Civi....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING EXPANSION OF NATIONAL SAFETY IMPROVEMENT CAMPAIGN

• 2008 Pilot and certain 2001 Accord and 2004 Civic vehicles added under new NHTSA campaign number 15V-153


Mar 19, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda will voluntarily expand its December 2014 national Safety Improvement Campaign (NHTSA No. 14V-351) affecting certain 2001 through 2011 Honda and Acura vehicles in the United States to include 88,549 Pilot vehicles from the 2008 model year, 10,868 specific 2004 Civic vehicles and 5,454 specific 2001 Accord vehicles. While certain 2001....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING CONNECTING ROD BOLT RECALL: 2014-2015 HONDA ACCORD 4-CYLINDER; 2015 HONDA CR-V

◾137 model-year 2014-15 Accord 4-cylinder and 2015 CR-V vehicles affected in the U.S.
◾Engine short block will be replaced in affected vehicles, free of charge
◾No related crashes or injuries have been reported

Mar 9, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda will voluntarily recall 137 model-year 2014-2015 Accord 4-cylinder and 2015 CR-V vehicles in the United States to replace the engine short block, free of charge. During engine assembly, an automated system that verifies engine connecting....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING CONNECTING ROD BOLT RECALL: 2014-2015 HONDA ACCORD 4-CYLINDER; 2015 HONDA CR-V

◾137 model-year 2014-15 Accord 4-cylinder and 2015 CR-V vehicles affected in the U.S.
◾Engine short block will be replaced in affected vehicles, free of charge
◾No related crashes or injuries have been reported

Mar 9, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda will voluntarily recall 137 model-year 2014-2015 Accord 4-cylinder and 2015 CR-V vehicles in the United States to replace the engine short block, free of charge. During engine assembly, an automated system that verifies engine connecting....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING NATIONAL SAFETY IMPROVEMENT CAMPAIGN: AIRBAG INFLATOR SUPPLIED BY TAKATA

• Statement by American Honda Regarding National Safety Improvement Campaign: Driver's Front Airbag Inflator Supplied by Takata


Dec 8, 2014 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda will voluntarily expand a regional Safety Improvement Campaign initiated in June 2014 (NHTSA No. 14V-351) into a national Safety Improvement Campaign affecting certain 2001 through 2011 Honda and Acura vehicles in the United States to replace the driver frontal airbag inflator, free of charge. Honda is expanding t....

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING NATIONAL SAFETY IMPROVEMENT CAMPAIGN: AIRBAG INFLATOR SUPPLIED BY TAKATA

• Statement by American Honda Regarding National Safety Improvement Campaign: Driver's Front Airbag Inflator Supplied by Takata


Dec 8, 2014 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda will voluntarily expand a regional Safety Improvement Campaign initiated in June 2014 (NHTSA No. 14V-351) into a national Safety Improvement Campaign affecting certain 2001 through 2011 Honda and Acura vehicles in the United States to replace the driver frontal airbag inflator, free of charge. Honda is expanding t....