15 Mar Emergency announcement on Airbag Recall
Honda has announced an Airbag Recall to some Honda vehicles produced and distributed in Philippine market for a certain period. This is a proactive market action ensuring the safety of its valued customers. Customers are advised to bring their affected vehicles to any authorized dealerships for the replacement of airbag inflator. The replaced SRS Inflators will be subjected to further evaluation and study.
The following are important information on airbags:
- Recall (Driver side only / Passenger side only / Both driver and passenger)
- Recall as preventive measure (Driver side only / Passenger side only / Both driver and passenger)
Affected vehicles must be recalled by replacing the inflator because there is a risk of an abnormal deployment during collision. Some metal shrapnel’s/fragments would rupture which could cause serious injuries to occupants.
In every recall announcement, Honda has been sending Notification Letters to all affected customers via courier based on the latest addresses listed in Honda’s database, however, there are still undelivered letters due to incomplete addresses. Honda has been exhausting all possible means to reach out to as many affected customers as possible.
The replacement of inflator would take about one (1) hour in any authorized dealership. It is highly advised that customers would call their preferred Honda Cars dealerships and book for an appointment before visiting them to ensure parts allocation and hassle-free transaction. In the event that the recall parts are not available, customers would be listed in the dealership’s wait list and will be notified once parts become available. The replacement of inflator is FREE OF CHARGE and could be done to any authorized dealerships nationwide.
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