April 12, 2019
A damaged parking rod can allow the vehicle to roll when parked, increasing the risk of a crash or injury.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V299
Components POWER TRAIN, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 50,504
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Odyssey vehicles. Loose battery terminal connections or a degraded battery may cause the Transmission Control Unit (TCU) to unexpectedly reboot. Upon rebooting, the TCU may shift the transmission to the “Park” position, possibly damaging the parking rod.