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Power steering fluid may leak onto the exhaust pipe. Fluid leaking onto the hot exhaust system increases the risk of a fire.
This should be considered a high priority recall. Leaking power steering fluid could catch fire without warning. Please contact your Acura dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.
A leak may develop from one of the power steering hoses. Fluid could leak onto the hot exhaust pipe, increasing the risk of a fire. Dealers will perform the repairs necessary to correct this concern. This recall is expected to begin on May 28, 2010. The Acura recall number is R35.