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Honda Accord Recall 94V155000

Honda Recalls Certain Accords Due to Damaged Tire Valve Stems

Drive Train, August 10, 1994

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Summary:

Honda is recalling certain Accords due to tire valve stems that were damaged during the assembly process. This can cause the tires to lose air pressure, which can result in steering pull, tire overheating, and eventual tire failure. Dealers will inspect and replace damaged tire stems.

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 1994

Manufacturer's Report Date: August 10, 1994

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 94V155000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: TIRES:VALVE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 37

Summary: THE TIRE VALVE STEMS WERE DAMAGED DURING THE ASSEMBLY PROCESS. THIS CAN CAUSE THE TIRE TO LOSE AIR PRESSURE.

Consequence: SIGNIFICANT AIR LOSS CAN RESULT IN STEERING PULL,TIRE OVERHEATING, AND EVENTUAL TIRE FAILURE WHICH COULD RESULT IN AN ACCIDENT.

Remedy: DEALER WILL INSPECT ALL TIRES TO DETERMINE IF THE VALVE STEMS WERE DAMAGED. ANY DAMAGED TIRE STEMS WILL BE REPLACED.

Notes: SYSTEM: TIRES; VALVE STEM.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: 2-DOOR COUPE AND 4-DOOR SEDANS.NOTE: ALL VEHICLES HAVE BEEN INSPECTED AND TIRES WITH DAMAGED VALVE STEMS HAVEBEEN REPLACED. THIS CAMPAIGN IS COMPLETED.

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