2008 Honda AccordVIN: 1HGCP26808A148013

Vehicle Overview

Year:
2008
Make:
Honda
Model:
Accord
Trim Package:
EX-L
VIN:
1HGCP26808A148013
Transmission Type:
AUTOMATIC
Engine Compressor Type:
NA
Engine Fuel Type:
regular unleaded
Tier Five - Vehicle Market Perception:
N/A
Doors:
Vehicle Style:
Sedan
Vehicle Type:
Car
Primary Body Type:
Car
Engine Cylinder:
4
Engine Size:
2.4
Vehicle Size:
Midsize

Vital Stats

Engine 2l 4 cylinders
2.4l 4 cylinders
Transmission N/A
N/A
Drivetrain
N/A
Seating 4
N/A
MPG 22 City / 31 HWY
N/A
Invoice Price $38,911
N/A

Vehicle Specifications

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Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
ACCORD
Make:
HONDA
Year:
2008
Manufacturer:
HONDA (AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO.)
Manufacturing Begin Date:
N/A
Manufacturing End Date:
N/A
Recalled Component ID:
Recall Number:
09E063000
Organization:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Recall Date:
2010-03-15
Component Description:
EQUIPMENT
Component Manufacturer:
HONDA (AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO.)
Code:
E
Potential Units Affected:
3700
Notification Date:
2009-11-18
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2009-11-18
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

HONDA IS RECALLING AFTERMARKET FULL NOSE MASKS, PART NUMBER 08P35-TA0-100 AND 08P35-TA6-100 MANUFACTURED BETWEEN AUGUST 9, 2007 THROUGH DECEMBER 11, 2007. THE ACCESSORY WAS DESIGNED SPECIFICALLY FOR MODEL YEAR 2008-2010 HONDA ACCORD 4-DOOR VEHICLES. IT IS POSSIBLE FOR THE NOSE MASK MATERIAL TO INTERFERE WITH PART OF THE HOOD LATCH. IF THE HOOD HAS NOT BEEN COMPLETELY CLOSED AND THE NOSE MASK INTERFERES WITH THE SECONDARY HOOD LATCH MECHANISM THE HOOD MAY POP OPEN WHILE THE VEHICLE BEING DRIVEN.

Consequence Summary:

THIS MAY RESULT IN REDUCED DRIVER VISIBILITY THAT COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Summary:

HONDA IS ASKING OWNERS TO PLEASE REMOVE THE NOSE MASK IMMEDIATELY AND CALL ANY AUTHORIZED HONDA DEALER TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO RETURN THE NOSE MASK AND HAVE IT REPLACED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 1-800-999-1009.

Notes:

OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
ACCORD
Make:
HONDA
Year:
2008
Manufacturer:
HONDA (AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO.)
Manufacturing Begin Date:
2004-07-01
Manufacturing End Date:
2010-01-18
Recalled Component ID:
R89
Recall Number:
11V395000
Organization:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Recall Date:
2011-08-27
Component Description:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
Component Manufacturer:
HONDA (AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO.)
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
1512107
Notification Date:
2011-08-04
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2011-08-04
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

HONDA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2005-2010 ACCORD, 2007-2010 CR-V, AND 2005-2008 ELEMENT PASSENGER CARS MANUFACTURED FROM JULY 1, 2004, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 3, 2010. THE OUTER RACE OF THE SECONDARY SHAFT BEARING MAY BE BROKEN DURING CERTAIN DRIVING STYLES. A BROKEN OUTER RACE MAY CAUSE ABNORMAL NOISE, THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT TO TURN ON, AND ALLOW CONTACT BETWEEN THE TRANSMISSION IDLE GEAR AND AN ELECTRONIC SENSOR HOUSING WITHIN THE TRANSMISSION.

Consequence Summary:

THIS COULD RESULT IN A SHORT CIRCUIT CAUSING THE ENGINE TO STALL. ADDITIONALLY, BROKEN PIECES OF THE OUTER RACE OR BALL BEARING FROM THE SECONDARY SHAFT MAY BECOME LODGED IN THE PARKING PAWL RESULTING IN THE VEHICLE ROLLING AFTER THE DRIVER HAS PLACED THE GEAR SELECTOR IN THE PARK POSITION. ENGINE STALL AND UNEXPECTED VEHICLE MOVEMENT INCREASES THE RISK OF A CRASH OR PERSONAL INJURY TO PERSONS WITHIN THE PATH OF A ROLLING VEHICLE.

Corrective Summary:

HONDA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL UPDATE THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE SOFTWARE FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 27, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA AUTOMOBILE CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 1-800-999-1009.

Notes:

HONDA'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS R89.OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .

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