Safety Recall R6M: 2019-2020 Honda CR-V Rear Subframe Bolts

December 5, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V865000

Rear Subframe Separation

A separated rear subframe reduces vehicle handling and can suddenly disable the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V865

Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

Components STRUCTURE

Potential Number of Units Affected 358

 

Summary

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2019-2020 CR-V vehicles. The rear subframe bolts were improperly manufactured and may loosen, allowing the rear subframe to separate.

 

Remedy

Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the rear subframe bolts and retorque them or replace them, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 17, 2020. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda’s number for this recall is R6M.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

 

Check if your Honda has a Recall


Service Bulletin

A19-121
December 6, 2019
Version 1

Safety Recall: 2019-20 CR-V Rear Subframe Bolts

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

Year Model Trim VIN Range
2019- 20 CR-V ALL Check the iN VIN status for eligibility.

 

BACKGROUND

There were some rear subframe bolts that were improperly manufactured without a wax solution. This will not allow the bolts to be secured properly when installed into the rear subframe, causing the bolts to possibly loosen, or fall off. If they loosen or fall off, the rear subframe may separate and may disable the vehicle, increasing the risk of a collision.

 

CUSTOMER NOTIFICATION

Owners of affected vehicles will be sent a notification of this campaign.

Do an iN VIN status inquiry to make sure the vehicle is shown as eligible.

Some vehicles affected by this campaign may be in your new or used vehicle inventory.

Failure to repair a vehicle subject to a recall or campaign may subject your dealership to claims or lawsuits from the customer or anyone else harmed as a result of such failure. To see if a vehicle in inventory is affected by this safety recall, do a VIN status inquiry before selling it.

 

CORRECTIVE ACTION

Inspect the front two bolts on the rear subframe. Based on the results, either replace the front two bolts or all four bolts on the rear subframe.

 

WARRANTY CLAIM INFORMATION

CR-V 2WD

Operation
Number
Description Flat
Rate
Time
Defect
Code
Symptom
Code
Template
ID
Failed
Part
Number
4171F6 Replace the two front bolts on the rear subframe. 0.3 hr 6BW00 R6M00 A19121A 50300-TLB-A02
4171F7 Replace the two front bolts and the two rear bolts (Only if necessary) on the rear subframe. 0.4 hr 6BW00 R6M00 A19121B 50300-TLB-A02

CR-V 4WD

Operation
Number
Description Flat
Rate
Time
Defect
Code
Symptom
Code
Template
ID
Failed
Part
Number
4171F6 Replace the two front bolts on the rear subframe. 0.3 hr 6BW00 R6M00 A19121C 50300-TLA-A52
4171F7 Replace the two front bolts and the two rear bolts (Only if necessary) on the rear subframe. 0.4 hr 6BW00 R6M00 A19121D 50300-TLA-A52

Skill Level: Repair Technician

 

PARTS INFORMATION

Repair Procedure A

Part Name Part Number Quantity
Flange Bolt (14 x 135 mm) 90176-THA-000 2

 

Repair Procedure B

Part Name Part Number Quantity
Flange Bolt (14 x 135 mm) 90176-THA-000 2
Flange Bolt (14 x 150 mm) 90177-TLA-000 2

 

INSPECTION PROCEDURE

  1. Raise the vehicle on a lift.
  2. Check the two front bolts on the rear subframe with a torque wrench set to 95 N·m (70 lb-ft).
    • If the bolts are torqued to specification, go to Repair Procedure A.
    • If the bolts are not torqued to specification or missing, go to Repair Procedure B.

 

REPAIR PROCEDURE A (REPLACE TWO FRONT BOLTS ONLY)

NOTE

Replace one bolt at a time to ensure the alignment is not affected.

  1. Mark both front bolts on the rear subframe with a red paint marker.
  2. Remove the front right side bolt.
  3. Install the new bolt, and torque it to 95 N·m (70 lb-ft). Make sure to mark the new bolt with a different color marker.
  4. Repeat steps 2 and 3 for the other bolt.
  5. Confirm that all four bolts on the rear subframe are torqued to 95 N·m (70 lb-ft).

 

REPAIR PROCEDURE B (REPLACE ALL FOUR BOLTS)

NOTE

Replace one bolt at a time to ensure the alignment is not affected.

  1. Mark all four bolts on the rear subframe with a red paint marker.
  2. Remove the front right side bolt.
  3. Install the new bolt, and torque it to 95 N·m (70 lb-ft). Make sure to mark the new bolt with a different color marker.
  4. Repeat steps 2 and 3 for the other three bolts.

NOTICE

The front and rear bolts are different lengths and will not work properly if swapped.

END



2 Affected Products

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
HONDA CR-V 2019-2020

5 Associated Documents

DEFECT INFORMATION REPORT

RMISC-19V865-1035.pdf 131.261KB

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [128.18 KB]


Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)c- December 6, 2019 Stop Sale/Safety Recall: 2019-20 CR-V Rear Subframe Bolts

RCMN-19V865-4124.pdf 157.508KB

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [153.82 KB]


Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V865-1267.PDF 213.814KB

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [208.80 KB]


Recall Acknowledgement – Includes minor edits to problem description, added “were improperly manufactured and” per MFR request

RCAK-19V865-3952.pdf 0KB

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [0.00 B]


Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-19V865-2150.pdf 719.149KB

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [702.29 KB]


Latest Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V865&docType=RCL



 


 

SaleBestseller No. 1
TEKTON 1/2 Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (10-150 ft.-lb.) | 24335
  • Wrench emits click that can be heard and felt when the preset value is reached
  • High-contrast dual-range scale is easy to read, even in low light. Product Dimensions - 18.5 x 1.9 x 1.4 inch
  • Reversible ratchet head drives in both directions and measures torque in clockwise direction
  • Durable all-steel construction has no plastic parts to break or wear out
  • Ships pre-calibrated to +/- 4% accuracy and ready to use
Bestseller No. 2
EPAuto 1/2-inch Drive Click Torque Wrench, 10~150 ft./lb, 13.6~203.5 N/m
  • Durable Ratchet Head: Made from Hardened treated Chrome Vanadium steel alloy (Cr-V) Corrosion-Retardant: Satin Finish. Made in Taiwan
  • Easy Storage: A sturdy plastic storage case is included. Non-Slip Grip: Knurled handle
  • Easy to Read: High Contrast & Dual Range Scale. Accurate: Pre-Calibrated to ± 4%
  • Accessories included: 1/2" Drive 5" long Extension Bar and 1/2" Drive to 3/8" Drive Reducer
  • Simple and Reliable: “Click” sound tells the preset torque value is reached. Stop applying force when you hear and feel it.
SaleBestseller No. 3
Wheeler Firearms Accurizing Torque Wrench with Inch/Pounds Measurement, Bits and Storage Case for Scope Mounting, Gunsmithing and Maintenance
  • ACCURACY: +/- 2 in/lbs up to 40 in/lbs; 40 – 65 is +/- 5%
  • EASE OF USE: Apply, repeatable, accurate torque settings to scope rings, guard screws, windage screws and base screws, which aids in accuracy and decreases the opportunity for problems in the field
  • RELIABLE: Torque adjustment range from 10 in/lbs to 65 in/lbs
  • DURABLE: Bits are made of S2 tool steel and hardened to 56-58 Rockwell “C”
  • INCLUDES: 10 bits (hex to square adapter, #10 flat blade, #32 flat blade, #11 flat blade, 5/32 hex, 7/64 hex, 3/32 hex, T20 torx, T15 torx and Leupold specialty flat blade), ¼” socket and a convenient plastic storage case
SaleBestseller No. 4
LEXIVON 1/2-Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench 10~150 Ft-Lb/13.6~203.5 Nm (LX-183)
  • Highlighted yellow print dual-range scale is easy to read, even in low light
  • Reversible ratchet head drives in both directions and measures torque in clockwise direction
  • Durable all-steel construction has no plastic parts to break or wear out
  • Ships pre-calibrated to +/- 4% accuracy and ready to use
  • Calibration certificate with individual serial number included
SaleBestseller No. 5
TACKLIFE 3/8" Drive Click Torque Wrench Set, With 1/2" & 1/4" Adapters and an Extension Bar (10-80 ft.- lb./13.6-108.5 Nm) - HTW1A
  • ▲【ACCURACY】:Each torque wrench passed the calibration according to DIN-ISO-6789(international standard) within +/- 4%
  • ▲【HIGH QUALITY】:All steel construction make it lightweight and compact,plastic and rubber grips increase comfort,laser engraving dual-range scale improves numeral clarity
  • ▲【CLICK WRENCH】: A click, which can also be felt by the operator through the grip, warns when the required torque is reached
  • ▲【REVERSIBLE RATCHET】: Clockwise & Counter-clockwise suitable for restricted spaces,measures torque in clockwise direction
  • ▲【UPGRADED ACCESSORIES】:A good all around wrench come with 2.95-inch extension bar, and 1/2”&1/4”adapters
Bestseller No. 6
TEKTON 1/2 Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (25-250 ft.-lb.) | 24340
  • Length : 26 inches;Width : 3 inches ;Height :2.5 inches
  • High-contrast dual-range scale is easy to read, even in low light
  • Reversible ratchet head drives in both directions and measures torque in clockwise direction
  • Durable all-steel construction has no plastic parts to break or wear out
  • Ships pre-calibrated to +/- 4% accuracy and ready to use
Bestseller No. 7
EPAuto 3/8-Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (10-80 ft.-lb. / 13.6-108.5 Nm)
  • Durable Ratchet Head: Made from Hardened treated Chrome Vanadium steel alloy (Cr-V)
  • Easy Storage: A sturdy plastic storage case is included. Non-Slip Grip: Knurled handle
  • Easy to Read: High Contrast & Dual Range Scale. Accurate: Pre-Calibrated to ± 4%
  • Accessories included: 3/8" to 1/4" drive adapter , 3/8" to 1/2" drive adapter and 3/8" drive extension bar
  • Simple and Reliable: “Click” sound tells the preset torque value is reached. Stop applying force when you hear and feel it.
Bestseller No. 8
PRO BIKE TOOL 1/4 Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench Set – 2 to 20 Nm – Bicycle Maintenance Kit for Road & Mountain Bikes, Motorcycle Multitool - Includes Allen & Torx Sockets, Extension Bar & Storage Box
  • PRECISION TORQUE MEASUREMENT - Install components with calibrated precision - 2.0 to 20.0 Newton Meter torque range with micro adjustment to 0.1. Helps ensure that the fittings on your bike are tightened to the correct torque, and that clamping forces are distributed evenly across clamping surfaces. This helps prolong the life of high-performance components and prevents damage from over tightening. Ideal for use on stems, seat clamps, lever clamps, chain sets, rotors and headsets.
  • PEACE OF MIND PROTECT YOUR INVESTMENT – Over-tightening bolts can cause expensive damage to your bike. Applying too little torque can lead to bolts working loose or not doing their job. Our 1/4-inch drive dual-direction torque wrench driver removes the guesswork, making it easy to follow the manufacturer’s recommended settings. Each hand tool is shipped pre-calibration tested for accuracy, +/- 4% (clockwise) and +/- 6% (counter clockwise).
  • SAFE & EASY TO USE & READ – Smooth and precise operation. Spring loaded adjustment collar automatically ‘locks’ in place at the desired torque setting, ensuring it will not accidentally slip when being used. High-contrast Nm scale is easy to read. Wrench emits a ‘click’ that can be ‘heard and/or felt’ when the pre-set torque value is reached, alerting you to ‘stop’ applying force. IMPORTANT: At low Nm settings under 5 Nm the click can be ‘subtle’. Between 5 & 20 Nm the click will be stronger.
  • RIGHT TOOLS FOR THE JOB – Includes Hex: H2, H2.5, H3, H4, H5, H6, H8, H10. Torx: T10, T25, T30 socket / key set and 100mm extension bar for reaching concealed bolts. Bespoke protective molded case to keep the adjustable torque wrench and tool bits stored safely, also includes ‘storage’ section inside case to store bolts when using the wrench. Reversible 72-tooth ratchet head measures torque in clockwise and counter clockwise directions. Engage and release bit instalment button.
  • PROFESSIONAL QUALITY – Each hand tool is fully calibration tested for accuracy to ISO 6789-2:2017 and DIN EN ISO 6789-1:2017-07 requirements and test methods for design conformance testing, quality conformance testing and recalibration procedure. Includes individual certificate of calibration with each set. We are so confident about our high-quality wrenches that if you have any product issues, we’re very happy to either provide a Refund or a Replacement on your purchase!
SaleBestseller No. 9
TEKTON 3/8 Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (10-80 ft.-lb.) | 24330
  • Includes: 1-pc. 3/8 in. drive torque wrench ; Includes storage case ; Includes product manual with torque conversion chart
  • Wrench emits a click that can be heard and felt when the preset value is reached
  • High-contrast dual-range scale is easy to read, even in low light
  • Reversible ratchet head drives in both directions and measures torque in clockwise direction
  • Durable all-steel construction has no plastic parts to break or wear out
SaleBestseller No. 10
Venzo Bicycle Bike 1/4 Inch Driver - Torque Wrench Allen Key Tools Socket Set Kit 2-24Nm - Small Adjustable
  • Comes with Guage perfect for bicycle carbon parts,1/4'' Torque Fix Set, Torque range: 2-24 NM, Tolerance in: Accuracy +/- 4%
  • Allen Keys 3 /4 / 5 / 6 / 8 / 10 mm, plus 5mm Longer Allen Key for easy use, T20, T25 and T30 Torques, High quality. Great for bicycle parts or bolts. (Note: please do not try to use cheap quality tools, they will damage the parts)
  • Made in Taiwan, Warranty: One year
  • Note: Stop turning when you feel a 'click'. 'Click' means the torque has reached a preset value.

Last update on 2020-07-10 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last update on 2020-07-10 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Leave A Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.