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Honda Accord Recall 00V184000

Honda Recalls Certain Passenger Vehicles Due to Improper Welding on Rear Suspension Lower Arms

Recall Details

Honda is recalling certain passenger vehicles due to improper welding on the rear suspension lower arms or control arms. The arms may break, which would reduce vehicle handling and control. Dealers will inspect and replace the arms if necessary.

Suspension & Steering, July 7, 2000

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s)
Manufacturer's Report Date
July 7, 2000
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
19,540
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
00V184000
Component
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

Summary
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE REAR SUSPENSION LOWER ARMS AND/OR CONTROL ARMS COULD BREAK DUE TO IMPROPER WELDING.
Consequence
VEHICLE HANDLING AND CONTROL WOULD BE REDUCED.
Remedy
DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE REAR SUSPENSION LOWER ARMS OR CONTROL ARMS IF NECESSARY.
Notes
OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JULY 7, 2000.OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT HONDA AT 1-800-999-1009. ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
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