Honda Recall of Certain Model Year 2012 Civic Vehicles

Washington, D.C.—(ENEWSPF)—May 20, 2011.

Summary: Honda is recalling certain model year 2012 Civic 2-door and 4-door vehicles manufactured from April 21, 2011, through May 2, 2011. There is a possibility that an O-ring, which seals a connection in the fuel feed line is misaligned. If the O-ring is misaligned, a small fuel leak may occur.

Consequence: Fuel leakage, in the presence of an ignition source, could result in a fire.

Remedy: Dealers will replace the fuel fee line assembly free of charge. The Safety Recall is expected to begin on or before May 27, 2011. Owners may contact Honda at 800-999-1009.

Notes: Honda’s Safety Recall No. R79. Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline at 888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

Source: dot.gov