2017 Honda Civic Hatchback, Civic Type R: Recall Alert

2017 Honda Civic Hatchback, Civic Type R: Recall Alert

2017 honda civic type r

approximately 70 model-year 2017 honda civic hatchbacks and civic type r cars

the problem: driver- and front-passenger seatback pads sold as replacement service parts were made without slit openings for the seat-mounted side airbags. in the event of a crash necessitating airbag deployment, the seatback pad could interfere and adversely affect airbag performance, increasing the risk of injury.

the fix: dealers will replace the front seatback pads.

what owners should do: honda will begin notifying owners june 1. owners can call the automaker at 888-234-2138, the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit nhtsa's website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.

need to find a dealer for service? go to service & repair to find your local dealer. to check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: honda civic; honda civic type r

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