ACURA RDX 2017: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Make : ACURA Model : RDX Year : 2017
Build Dates : 1900-01-01 - 1900-01-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V256000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-06-09 Date Received by ODI: 2017-04-18 Date Added to Database: 2017-04-20
Manufacturers Involved: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: KF3, KF4
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1425
Summary:
      Honda "American Honda Motor Co." is recalling certain 2017 CR-V and Acura RDX vehicles. The Certification Labels on the affected vehicles were printed with ink that may be inadvertently wiped away with an alcohol solvent. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."
Consequence:
      If the label information can be wiped away, the operator may not be able to refer to the information, possibly resulting in the vehicle being overloaded, which can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Honda and Acura will notify owners, and dealers will replace the Certification Label, free of charge. The recall began June 2017. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are KF3 "CR-V"and KF4 "RDX".
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 567
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.