Safety Recall X6J: Body Welds Missing – 2019-2020 Honda Pilot & 2019 Passport

October 31, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V784000

Incomplete Body Welding

In the event of a crash, incomplete body welding may provide inadequate protection to occupants, increasing the risk of an injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V784

Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

Components STRUCTURE

Potential Number of Units Affected 10

 

Summary

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Pilot and 2019 Passport vehicles. The front frame left and right side upper members may not have been welded completely to the unibody. As such, these vehicles may fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) numbers 208, “Occupant Crash Protection” and 219, “Windshield Zone Intrusion.”

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KK5 – Honda Monkey 125/A – Rear Carrier

October 17, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19E071000

Incorrect Rear Carrier Capacity Weight

An operator may unknowingly overload the rear carrier, which may cause the rear carrier to break and detach. If the rear carrier detaches while the vehicle is in motion, it can become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19E071

Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

Components EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 645

 

Summary

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling all Genuine Accessory Rear Carriers designed specially for 2019-2020 Monkey motorcycles. The rear carrier may fail when the carrying weight is below the stated limit.

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Accelerator Pedal May Bind/FMVSS 124 – 2003-2014 Honda & Acura

October 10, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19E068000

Accelerator Pedal May Bind/FMVSS 124

If the accelerator pedal binds, the engine may not quickly return to idle after the pedal is no longer pressed, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19E068

Manufacturer Dorman Products, Inc.

Components VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Potential Number of Units Affected 3,744

 

Summary

Dorman Products, Inc. (Dorman) is recalling certain Accelerator Pedal Assemblies part numbers 699-114 and 825-5029-1, sold as replacement parts for 2003-2006 Acura MDX, 2004-2008 Acura TL and TSX, 2003-2007 Honda Accord, 2005-2006 Honda CR-V, 2007-2011 Honda Element, 2005-2008 Honda Pilot and 2006-2014 Honda Ridgeline vehicles. The rotating portion of the accelerator pedal assembly may bind. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 124, “Accelerator Control Systems.”

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2019 Honda CRF450L Horn Stay Broken

October 3, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V703000

Horn may Detach from Motorcycle

An unsecured horn may interfere with the motorcycle while driving, affecting handling and control, or it may fall off and become a road hazard. Either of these scenarios can increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V703

Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

Components COMMUNICATIONS

Potential Number of Units Affected 4,348

 

Summary

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2019 CRF450L motorcycles. The horn mount may break, allowing the horn to detach from the motorcycle.

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Noncompliance Recall: 2019 Honda CR-V Owner’s Guide Passenger Airbag Information Update

September 26, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V694000

Incorrect Airbag Information In Manual/FMVSS 208

If the front passenger does not correctly understand how the airbag functions, they may be at an increased risk of personal injury in the event of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V694

Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

Components EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 336,468

 

Summary

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2019 CR-V vehicles. The owner’s manual provides incorrectly describes when the “Passenger Airbag Off” indicator should illuminate. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, “Occupant Crash Protection.”

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