TORONTO, Dec. 22 /CNW/ - Honda Canada Inc. will recall approximately 442
model year 2011 Pilot vehicles in Canada to prevent potential front
A potential problem with the machinery used to tighten the spindle nuts
on the front axles of both vehicles, as well as the damper attachment
bracket bolts for the Pilot, may cause the front suspension of a small
number of these vehicles to fail. An error in the software for the
equipment used for this assembly process was identified at Honda
Manufacturing of Alabama, LLC (HMA). This concern is isolated to
vehicles produced at HMA.
Owners of identified model year 2011 Pilot vehicles will receive
notification to bring their vehicle to a Honda dealer for inspection.
After inspection of the Pilot, the dealer will replace the spindle nuts
and if necessary the front damper attachment bracket bolts.
Honda Canada Inc. is announcing this recall to encourage all owners of
affected vehicles to take their vehicle to an authorized dealer as soon
as they receive notification from Honda Canada Inc. that their vehicle
requires repair. Notification to customers will start in late-December
Although this recall also affects certain late model 2010 to 2011
Accords in the US, no Accords are affected in Canada.
SOURCE Honda Canada Inc.
For further information: For further information:
Richard Jacobs (905) 888-4102