HONDA PILOT 2018: SEATS

Make : HONDA Model : PILOT Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-01-02 - 2018-01-18
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V221000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-05-30 Date Received by ODI: 2018-04-05 Date Added to Database: 2018-04-09
Manufacturers Involved: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: D0S, T0T
Component: SEATS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5810
Summary:
      Honda "American Honda Motor Co." is recalling certain 2018 Honda Pilot and Ridgeline vehicles and 2018 Acura MDX vehicles. The front driver and passenger powered seats in the Honda vehicles and the driver powered seats in the Acura vehicles may have been assembled with improperly manufactured rivets. In the event of a crash, the rivets can break causing the seats not to be secured to the floor. As such, these vehicles may fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 207, "Seating Systems," and 210, "Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages."
Consequence:
      In the event of a crash, if the seat does not remain secured to the floor, the seat occupant has an increased risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver seat frame assembly in Acura MDX vehicles, and replace the driver and front passenger seat slide rail frames in Honda Pilot and Ridgeline vehicles, free of charge. The recall began May 30, 2018. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall is D0S, and T0T.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 207
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.