ACURA MDX 2014: EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

Make : ACURA Model : MDX Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-04-23 - 2014-06-03
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V417000
Date Owner's Notified: 2015-08-07 Date Received by ODI: 2015-07-01 Date Added to Database: 2015-07-01
Manufacturers Involved: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: JQ7
Component: EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 106439
Summary:
      American Honda Motor Co. "Honda" is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Acura MDX and MDX AWD vehicles manufactured April 23, 2013, to December 16, 2014. The affected vehicles have air conditioning compressor clutch drive bolts that may not have received the proper anti-corrosion coating.
Consequence:
      If a bolt was not coated, it may corrode and break as a result. If the bolt breaks, the compressor clutch plate may separate from the vehicle, possibly becoming a road hazard.
Remedy:
      Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the air conditioning compressor clutch drive bolt and install a new clutch plate if necessary, free of charge. The recall began on August 7, 2015. Owners may contact Acura client relations at 1-800-382-2238. Honda's number for this recall is JQ7.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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.