» » Front Airbag Inflator Module

Car Recalls

All car recall 14V351000

Front Airbag Inflator Module

Affected Cars:

Make Model Year(s)
Acura CL 2002, 2003
MDX 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
TL 2002, 2003
Honda Accord 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
CR-V 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Civic 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
Element 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Odyssey 2002, 2003, 2004
Pilot 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Ridgeline 2006

Body, Interior & Misc., June 20, 2014

RepairPal Expert Overview

Certain vehicles are being recalled because the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator may rupture upon deployment. Vehicle occupants could be struck by metal fragments resulting in personal injury.


As of this writing Honda has not yet announced a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call.


This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in Florida, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Honda dealers will replace the affected airbag inflator modules to correct this concern.

Original Recall from the NHTSA

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V351000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected: 101

Summary: American Honda Motor Company, Inc. (Honda) is conducting a limited regional recall for certain model year 2001-2007 Accord (4-cylinder), 2001-2002 Accord (V6), 2001-2005 Civic, 2002-2006 CR-V, 2003-2011 Element, 2002-2004 Odyssey, 2003-2007 Pilot, 2006 Ridgeline, 2003-2006 Acura MDX, and 2002-2003 TL/CL vehicles originally sold, or ever registered in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment of the driver side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.

Consequence: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver side frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking and potentially seriously injuring the vehicle occupants.

Remedy: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the inflators in all affected vehicles, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009.

Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration