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Honda PH recalling more than 1,500 vehicles

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Text: / Photos: Newspress USA | posted August 18, 2015 10:00

Repair service of affected vehicles will be free of charge

Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI) has issued a voluntary recall involving more than 1,500 vehicles due to a suspected defect in the driver side airbag inflator of select Accord (2003-2006), Civic (2004 & 2005) and Pilot (2006-2007).

According to HCPI, there are currently no reported accidents or injuries related to this concern. The company adds that this announcement is HCPI’s proactive effort to ensure customer safety.

With this, HCPI requests and encourages the owners of the affected vehicles to contact and set an appointment with any of the authorized Honda car dealerships and service centers nationwide. Repair service of the affected vehicles will start today, August 17, 2015.

In addition, the company says the replacement of the driver side airbag inflator will take about an hour and will be carried out in all authorized Honda dealerships and service centers nationwide.

HCPI ensures that all parts and labor costs related to this safety improvement campaign will be free of charge.