Honda Australia Pty Ltd—Honda Civic
PRA number: 2011/12895
Date created: 9th November 2011
09-10M Honda Civic Type R
Campaign number: 5HM
Target number: 92
Identification plate number: 37199
VIN range: SHHFN2360AU100161 to SHHFN2360AU100325
What are the hazards?
The wire harness sheath may be damaged and in the worst case cause a short circuit, potentially causing the right head light, front fog light, position light or brake light not to operate or the horn to fail to sound.
What are the defects?
The wire harness was not routed in the correct location.
Where the product was sold
Traders who sold this product
Honda authorised dealerships
Honda Australia Pty Ltd
What should consumers do?
Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by letter. Owners are advised to contact their authorised dealership for inspection and for the wire harness to be repaired or replaced.
Because Honda is unable to ascertain on which vehicles the 604 replacement air bags were installed, an additional 603,241 vehicles are also being recalled. The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 1,709,477. Honda recalls was expanded to include an additional 272,779 vehicles and 640 air bags sold as replacement parts in Dec 2011.