Honda Recalls 2002 CR-V Models Due to Insufficient Front Seat Anchorage Nut Strength
Body, Interior & Misc., August 13, 2002
RepairPal Expert Overview
The front seat anchorage nut strength is insufficient due to improper installation of the nuts. In the event of a crash, the seat anchorage would not withstand the force and the front seat occupants would not be restrained properly. Telephone calls were made to both owners and the vehicles have been replaced.
Manufacturer's Report Date:
August 13, 2002
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ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, THE FRONT SEAT ANCHORAGE NUT STRENGTH IS INSUFFICIENT BECAUSE THE NUTS WERE INSTALLED IMPROPERLY.
IF A COLLISION OCCURRED, THE SEAT ANCHORAGE WOULD NOT WITHSTAND THE FORCE, AND THE FRONT SEAT OCCUPANTS WOULD NOT BE RESTRAINED PROPERLY.
TELEPHONE CALLS WERE MADE TO EACH OWNER AND THE VEHICLES HAVE BEEN REPLACED.
ALSO, CUSTOMERS CAN CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration