Original Recall from the NHTSA
Manufacturer's Report Date:

October 11, 2016

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number:

16V725000

NHTSA Action Number:

N/A

Component:

PARKING BRAKE

Potential Number of Units Affected:

350,083

Summary:

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2016 Honda Civic two door and four door 1.5L turbo and 2.0L vehicles. The electric parking brake (EPB) may not engage if it is applied immediately after turning the ignition off.

Consequence:

If the EPB is not applied, the vehicle may roll away, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy:

Honda will notify owners, and dealers will update the vehicle's software to allow the EPB to engage immediately after the ignition is turned off, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 8, 2016. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's number for this recall is KC6.

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.

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Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration