Recycling of Acura and Honda High-Voltage Battery Packs Information Manual for Vehicle Dismantlers – 2003-2016 Honda & Acura

Recycling of Acura and Honda High-Voltage Battery Packs Information Manual for Vehicle Dismantlers

(AJA03150) Version 3

 

APPLIES TO:

Brand Year Model Trim Level Remarks Battery Type Refer to Page:
Honda 2005–07 Accord Hybrid ALL Ni-MH 5
2014–15 Accord Hybrid ALL VIN will start with 1HG Li-Ion 8
2014 Accord Plug-In ALL VIN will start with JHM Li-Ion 13
2003–05 Civic Hybrid ALL Ni-MH 32
2006–11 Civic Hybrid ALL Ni-MH 34
2012–15 Civic Hybrid ALL Li-Ion 36
2011–12 CR–Z ALL Ni-MH 38
2013–16 CR–Z ALL Li-Ion 41
2000–06 Insight ALL Ni-MH 45
2010–14 Insight ALL Ni-MH 48
Acura 2013–14 ILX Hybrid ALL Li-Ion 52
2014, 2016 RLX Sport Hybrid ALL Li-Ion 54

 

OVERVIEW

Acura and Honda hybrid vehicles are equipped with high-voltage (HV) nickel-metal-hybrid (Ni-MH) or lithium-ion (Li-Ion) battery packs, which must be recycled when they have reached the end of their useful life or when the vehicle is dismantled.

This information manual is being provided to support vehicle dismantlers (vehicle salvage/scrap yards) that might not otherwise have access to Acura or Honda service manuals. This manual contains detailed instructions concerning the proper removal and handling of the high-voltage batteries found in these vehicles.

NOTE: This manual is only intended for vehicle dismantlers who disassemble and scrap vehicles at the end of their useful life. Vehicle repair technicians and other personnel who may need information about the removal or exchange of an Acura or Honda hybrid battery should follow the instructions made available through Service Express at www.techinfo.honda.com.

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Warranty Extension: IMA Battery Module – 2003-2008 Honda Civic Hybrid

A12-077
July 10, 2015


Applies To: 2003–08 Civic Hybrid – Check the iN VIN status for eligibility


Warranty Extension: IMA Battery Module

(Supersedes 12-077, dated December 21, 2012, to revise the information marked by the black bars)

 

REVISION SUMMARY

Under BACKGROUND, part numbers are included for lookup reference and the image was updated.

 

BACKGROUND

American Honda is extending the warranty coverage on the IMA battery module for some 2003–08 Civic Hybrids an additional 12 months or 12,000 miles, whichever comes first.

Year/Model Original Warranty Extended Warranty Warranty Claim Information
2003–05 Civic Hybrid  8 years/ 80,000 miles  9 years/ 96,600 miles Warranty Claim Information A
10 years/150,000 miles 11 years/170,100 miles Warranty Claim Information B
2006 Civic Hybrid  8 years/ 80,000 miles  9 years/ 96,600 miles Warranty Claim Information C
10 years/150,000 miles 11 years/170,100 miles Warranty Claim Information C
2007–08 Civic Hybrid  8 years/ 80,000 miles  9 years/ 92,000 miles Warranty Claim Information C
10 years/150,000 miles 11 years/162,000 miles Warranty Claim Information C

NOTE: 2003–06 Civic Hybrids are covered by Service Bulletin 06-085, Warranty Extension: Vehicle Warranty Mileage, which adds an additional 5% to the warranty coverage.

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2016 Honda Odyssey: PDI Information

A15-042
July 21, 2015
02077 Version 1

 

2016 Odyssey: PDI Information

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

Year Model Trim Level
2016 Odyssey LX
EX
SE
EX-L
EX-L with Rear Entertainment System
EX-L with Navigation
Touring
Touring Elite

 

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin covers the pre-delivery inspection (PDI) of the 2016 Odyssey. It includes these procedures:

1. Remove the Exterior Protective Coatings 15. Set the Clock (Models Without Navigation)
2. Install the Fuses 16. Set the Radio Region (Models Without Navigation)
3. Remove the Interior Protective Coverings 17. Set the Compass Zone (Models Without Navigation, Except LX)
4. Install the Floor Mats 18. Check the Compass Calibration (Models Without Navigation, Except LX)
5. Check the Battery 19. Check/Refresh the XM Satellite Radio Dealer Demo Service (48-State. EX-L, and Touring)
6. Install the Body Plugs 20. Check the FCW and LDW Indicators  (If Equipped)
7. Install the Front License Plate Holder 21. Check the Blind Spot Information System (Touring Elite)
8. Make Sure the Tire Pressure Sensors Are Operational and Set the Tire Pressures 22. Make Sure LaneWatch Works (If Equipped)
9. Check the Spare Tire Pressure 23. Check Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® (HFL)
10. Check the Remote Transmitters 24. Check the Driver’s and Front Passenger’s Window Auto-Up/Down Feature
11. Do the Idle Learn Procedure 25. Check the Moonroof One-Touch Feature
12. Do the CKP-Pattern Learn Procedure 26. Check the Rear Entertainment System (If Equipped)
13. Install the Shift Lock Release Cover 27. Check the Honda VAC (SE and Touring Elite)
14. Unlock the Audio Unit 28. Remove the Window Sticker

To do a PDI on a model with a navigation system, be sure to complete S/B 15-043, 2016 Odyssey: PDI of the Navigation System.

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2016 Honda Odyssey: PDI of the Navigation System

A15-043
July 21, 2015
02078 Version 1

 

2016 Odyssey: PDI of the Navigation System

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

Year Model Trim Level
2016 Odyssey All with Navigation

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin covers the pre-delivery inspection (PDI), including testing, of the navigation system. It includes these topics:

1. Navigation System Controls 7. Hawaii System Setup
2. Voice Control System 8. Traffic Message Channel (TMC) Information
3. Navigation System Setup at the PDI 9. Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® (HFL)
4. Rearview Camera 10. Pandora® and Aha™ Interface
5. Troubleshooting 11. Short Message Service (SMS) Text Message/E-Mail Function
6. Map Coverage Areas 12. Ordering Navigation Update Software

For more information about this system, see these resources:

  • Owner’s Guide – Besides the one that comes in the Owner Information Kit, this guide is also online. Select Search by Vehicle, select the vehicle, then enter keyword GUIDE.
  • Navigation Manual – Besides the one that comes on the Owner’s CD, this manual is also online. Select Search by Vehicle, select the vehicle, then enter keywords NAVI MANUAL.
  • Owner’s Manual – Besides the one that comes on the Owner’s CD, this manual is also online. Select Search by Vehicle, select the vehicle, then enter keywords OWN MANUAL.
  • Online University – Log in and select SALES. Under Quick Links, select Course Catalog, then enter keyword NAVI in the search box.

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In a Pinch, OK to Use ATF Type 3.0 in a 9-Speed Automatic Transmission – Honda

ServiceNews Article            

July 2015
A15070F Version 2

 

In a Pinch, OK to Use ATF Type 3.0 in a 9-Speed Automatic Transmission

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

All models with 9-speed automatic transmission

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article revises the Version 1 article posted earlier in July 2015. Changes are highlighted in yellow.

Although our service repair info specifically states that you must use only ATF Type 3.1 in a 9-speed automatic transmission, this ATF isn’t yet available. If you’re in a pinch, just use ATF Type 3.0 (P/N 08200-9016A) for now.

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