ACURA RL 2009: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE
|Make : ACURA||Model : RL||Year : 2009|
|Build Dates : 2008-03-28 - 2009-03-19|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V500000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2019-08-12||Date Received by ODI: 2019-06-27||Date Added to Database: 2019-07-01|
|Manufacturers Involved: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: S5B, W59|
|Component: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1558|
Honda "American Honda Motor Co." is recalling certain 2013 Acura ILX, 2015 RDX, 2005-2010 and 2012 RL, 2009-2014 TL, 2010 and 2012 ZDX, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2011-2013 and 2015 CR-Z, 2009-2013 Fit, 2013 Fit EV, 2010-2011 and 2013 Insight and 2007-2014 Ridgeline vehicles. These vehicles are equipped with driver frontal air bag inflators assembled as a recall remedy part or replacement service part, that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.
An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began August 12, 2019. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are S5B and W59.
|Report Initiator: ODI||V Report|
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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.