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Honda Accord Recall 93V056000

Honda Recalls Defective Seat Belts on 1991 Accords

Body, Interior & Misc., April 8, 1993

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Summary:

Honda is recalling the seat belts on 1991 Accord models because the rear outside seating position safety belts may lock up at angles that do not meet federal safety standards. This may increase the risk of injury in the event of a sudden stop or crash. Honda will replace the sensor in the rear seat belt retractor.

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993

Manufacturer's Report Date: April 8, 1993

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 93V056000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 45,958

Summary: THE REAR OUTSIDE SEATING POSITION SAFETY BELTS MAY LOCK UP AT ANGLES OTHER THAN THOSE REQUIRED BY FMVSS 209, "SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES". THIS DOES NOT CONFORM TO THE MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD.

Consequence: NON-CONFORMING SAFETY BELTS CAUSE AN INCREASED RISK OF INJURY IN THE EVENT OF A SUDDEN STOP OR ACCIDENT.

Remedy: REPLACE THE SENSOR IN THE REAR SEAT BELT RETRACTOR.

Notes: SYSTEM: SAFETY BELT.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: STATION WAGONS.

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