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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Safety Recall S5B: Takata Driver’s Airbag Inflator – 2009-2015 Acura

June 27, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V500000

Driver Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V500

Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,567

 

Summary

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2013 Acura ILX, 2015 RDX, 2005-2010 and 2012 RL, 2009-2014 TL, 2010 and 2012 ZDX, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2011-2013 and 2015 CR-Z, 2009-2013 Fit, 2013 Fit EV, 2010-2011 and 2013 Insight and 2007-2014 Ridgeline vehicles.

These vehicles are equipped with driver frontal air bag inflators assembled as a recall remedy part or replacement service part, that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.

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Safety Recall: Driver’s Airbag Replacement Inflator Can Be Over- Pressurized – 2002-2016 Acura

March 6, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V182000

Driver Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

An explosion of an inflator within the driver frontal air bag module may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver, front seat passenger or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V182

Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,101,534

 

Summary

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling specific 2003 Acura 3.2CL, 2013-2016 ILX, 2013-2014 ILX Hybrid, 2003-2006 MDX, 2007-2016 RDX, 2002-2003 3.2TL, 2004-2006, and 2009-2014 TL, 2010-2013 ZDX and 2001-2007 and 2009 Honda Accord, 2001-2005 Civic, 2003-2005 Civic Hybrid, 2001-2005 Civic GX NGV, 2002-2007 and 2010-2011 CR-V, 2003-2011 Element, 2007 Fit, 2002-2004 Odyssey, 2003-2008 Pilot, and 2006-2014 Ridgeline vehicles. The affected vehicles received a replacement driver air bag inflator as part of a previous Takata inflator recall remedy or a replacement driver air bag module containing the same inflator type as a service part. Due to a manufacturing error, in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver frontal air bag, these inflators may explode.

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Tire Pressure Sensor Oxidation Causes Slow Leak – 2009-2014 Acura TL

ServiceNews Article
September 2015
B15090E Version 1

 

Tire Pressure Sensor Oxidation Causes Slow Leak

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

2009−14 TL

Do you have a slow tire leak, but there are no signs of side wall damage or anything stuck in the tread? While you’re checking for leaks, check the valve stem; it could have oxidation buildup from road salt. This buildup can cause a poor seal, resulting in a slow leak.

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Poor Sound Quality; Weak Volume from the Front or Rear Speakers – 2004-2015 Acura

ServiceNews Article

 

May 13, 2015
B15050B Version 1

 

Poor Sound Quality; Weak Volume from the Front or Rear Speakers

 

AFFECTED VEHICLES

2007−14 MDX, 2007−15 RDX, 2005−12 RL, 2004−14 TL, and 2010−13 ZDX

 

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article replaces “Poor XM, CD, Aux Device Sound Quality; Weak Volume From Speakers,” posted in February 2008.

 

Dolby PL (ProLogic) II can create simulated surround sound from an audio signal that’s recorded with two-channel stereo audio sources. It’s designed to work with sources from the audio system (CDs, XM radio, DVD audio, etc.) as well as auxiliary devices such as an iPod, iPhone, or USB flash drive.

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