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    Kasama ba yung "AUV" na CRV dito?

    Honda announces global recall for air-bag problems - Yahoo! News

    TOKYO (AP) ó Honda Motor Co. is recalling 304,000 vehicles globally for air-bags that may inflate with too much pressure in a crash, send metal and plastic pieces flying and cause injuries or deaths.

    Honda said there have been 20 accidents so far related to this problem, including two deaths in the U.S. in 2009.

    The Japanese automaker announced the recall Friday, which affects the Accord, Civic, Odyssey, Pilot, CR-V and other models, manufactured in 2001 and 2002.

    The recall spans 273,000 vehicles in the U.S., some 27,000 in Canada, nearly 2,000 vehicles in Japan and another 2,000 in other countries.

    The latest recall is an expansion of recalls for the same problem in 2008, and again carried out in 2009, as well as last year. The recall now covers about 2 million vehicles worldwide, according to Tokyo-based Honda.

    Honda spokesman Hajime Kaneko said the cause was the use of incorrect material in the chemical used to deploy air bags.

    But that problem was found later to affect more vehicles than initially estimated, and the recall had to be expanded, he said. Honda is expecting no more recalls linked to this problem, he said.

    Also included in the latest recall are 912 air-bag service parts sold for installation in vehicles for collision repair and other reasons, Honda said.

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    Hindi daw kasama lahat ng gawa sa Pilipinas:

    Honda vehicles in the Philippines NOT included in SRS Airbag Recall

    December 02, 2011 - On December 2, 2011 (Local time), Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced expansion of recall related to a defect in the driverís SRS airbag installed on certain vehicles produced in 2001 and 2002.

    Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. officially announces that the local market has no reason to worry since ALL models sold in the Philippines are not affected by the recall. The equipment used in producing the parts for the airbags of the locally sold Honda models is DIFFERENT from those included in the recall.
    Press Releases :: Honda Cars Philippines, Inc.

Honda announces global recall for air-bag problems