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Honda Civic Recall 06V326000

Honda Recalls Certain 2006 2Dr Civic Models for Rear Window and Rear Quarter Glass Adhesion

Body, Interior & Misc., August 25, 2006

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Summary:

Honda recalled certain 2006 2-Door Civic models because the rear window or rear quarter windows did not adhere properly to the vehicle. This is due to improper window opening preparation at the time of glass installation. The glass may become loose and cause a safety hazard while the vehicle is in operation. Owners can return to their local Honda dealership to remove the affected glass and properly prepare the window opening for glass re-installation.

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 2006

Manufacturer's Report Date: August 25, 2006

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 06V326000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

Potential Number of Units Affected: 774

Summary: ON CERTAIN 2-DOOR PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE REAR WINDSHIELD OR REAR QUARTER GLASS PANELS DO NOT PROPERLY ADHERE TO THE BODY OF THE CAR DUE TO IMPROPER WINDOW OPENING PREPARATION.

Consequence: THE REAR WINDSHIELD OR REAR QUARTER GLASS PANELS MAY BECOME LOOSE, RATTLE OR LIFT FROM THE WINDOW OPENING OR SEPARATE FROM THE WINDOW WHILE DRIVING INCREASING THE SAFETY HAZARD TO TRAFFIC.

Remedy: DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE VEHICLE BY REMOVING THE GLASS, PROPERLY PREPARING THE WINDOW OPENING, AND REINSTALLING THE GLASS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 25, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA AT 1-800-999-1009.

Notes: HONDA RECALL NO. Q22.CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.

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