Honda Recalls 1992 Accords Due to Improperly Installed Seat Belt Assemblies
Body, Interior & Misc., October 16, 1991
RepairPal Expert Overview
Honda is recalling 1992 Accords because some left seat belt assemblies were installed on the right side of the car; the assemblies are not interchangeable. The seat belts are unusable, increasing the risk of injury to occupants. Honda installed the correct seat belt assemblies at the factory.
Mfr's Report Date:
October 16, 1991
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THE LEFT AND RIGHT SEAT SAFETY BELT ASSEMBLIES ARE NOT INTERCHANGEABLE. SOME LEFT SEAT SAFETY BELT ASSEMBLIES WERE INSTALLED ON THE THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE CAR.
A SAFETY BELT ASSEMBLY INSTALLED ON THE WRONG SIDE OFTHE CAR CAN NOT BE PULLED OUT OF THE RETRACTOR BECAUSE OF THE MOUNTING ANGLE,MAKING THE SAFETY BELT UNUSABLE, AND THE SEAT OCCUPANT OF AN UNUSABLE SEAT BELTWOULD BE EXPOSED TO INCREASED RISK OF INJURY IN A SUDDEN STOP OR ACCIDENT.
INSTALL CORRECT SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES ON THE CORRECT SIDE OF THE CAR.
SYSTEM: FRONT SEAT SAFETY BELTS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.NOTE: HONDA AMERICA INFORMED THIS AGENCY THAT ALL CORRECTIONS WERE MADE AT THEFACTORY.
Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration