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Honda recall 97V220000

Honda Recalls Certain Passenger Vehicles Due to Improper Welding on Seat Belt Retractor Mounting

Affected Cars:

Make Model Year(s)
Honda Accord 1998

Body, Interior & Misc., December 15, 1997

RepairPal Expert Overview

Honda is recalling certain passenger vehicles due to improper welding on the front passenger seat belt retractor mounting bracket. The bracket may separate from the vehicle body during a crash. Dealers will inspect and repair the brackets.

Original Recall from the NHTSA

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 97V220000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 83

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT BELT RETRACTOR MOUNTING BRACKET WAS IMPROPERLY WELDED.

Consequence: THIS CONDITION CAN CAUSE THE BRACKET TO SEPARATE FROM THE VEHICLE BODY IN A CRASH.

Remedy: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPAIR THESE VEHICLES.

Notes: OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN DECEMBER 1, 1997.ALL OWNERS HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED BY TELEPHONE AND ARE HAVING THEIR VEHICLES REPAIRED.NO FURTHER ACTION IS NECESSARY ON THIS RECALL CAMPAIGN.

Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration