If a circlip is missing or incorrectly installed, the piston wrist pin may not be secure and may drift and damage the engine cylinder causing the engine to seize, and increasing the risk of a crash or a fire.
Parts are expected to be available in the Summer of 2016.
Owners were mailed an interim notification beginning March 31, 2016, and will be mailed a second notice when parts are available.
Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138.
Honda’s number for this recall is JX9.
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.