The airbag warning light (SRS) may illuminate due to a defective occupant position sensor. Honda has a recall campaign to replace defective sensors on affected cars.
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Damaged engine mounts can lead to vibration and roughness felt in the steering wheel. A rattle in the dash and engine area may also be heard. Replacement of damaged mounts will commonly correct these issues.
Leaking tail light gaskets can allow water into the tail light assembly and inside the vehicle. Replacing the tail light gaskets will commonly correct this issue.
An oil leak at the spark plug area (spark plug tubes) can be caused by a failing valve cover sealing rubber and/or camshaft holder o-ring. The sealing rubber and o-ring will need to be replaced to address this issue.
Front compliance bushings may crack and break. Damaged bushing should be replaced before damaged is done to suspension components.
On certain models the ignition switch binds. The ignition switch needs to be replaced to repair this issue.
On some models the bump stop in the strut can cause a noise on turns. Replacement of the bump stop will fix this problem.
On some models the hood release cable breaks at the hood release handle.
The engine rear main oil seal can leak. The transmission has to be removed to replace the seal to stop the leak.
On Certain models a faulty power window switch can cause the power windows to work or not work intermittently.
On certain models the windshield wipers will not park in the proper place or won't shut off. The wiper motor must be replaced to repair this issue.
CVT models (HX and GX) have a shudder, judder, and noise due to a worn start clutch in the transmission. Replacing the start clutch is needed to address this issue.