ACURA RL 2009: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
|Make : ACURA||Model : RL||Year : 2009|
|Build Dates : 2008-03-24 - 2009-03-19|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V501000|
|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: E5D, X5C|
|Component: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1657752|
Honda "American Honda Motor Co." is recalling certain 2003-2006 Acura MDX, 2005-2012 RL, 2003-2007 Honda Accord, 2001-2005 Civic, 2003-2005 Civic Hybrid, 2001-2005 Civic GX NGV, 2002-2006 CR-V, 2003-2011 Element, 2007-2008 Fit, 2002-2004 Odyssey, 2003-2008 Pilot, and 2006-2014 Ridgeline vehicles. The vehicles are equipped with passenger 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 passenger frontal airbag 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 E5D and X5C.
|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.