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  NHTSA Recall 02V080000

NHTSA Campaign Id 02V080000; Date: Mar. 14, 2002

As a result, the affected air bags may not deploy correctly in a crash, increasing the risk of injury to a front seat passenger.

icon1 Recalled Vehicles:

2000 Acura TL 2000 Honda Accord

Component: Air Bags:frontal

Manufactured by: American Honda Motor Co.

Affected Units:: 2,900

icon3 Recall Summary:

On certain passenger vehicles, a component in the inflator of some passenger air bag modules was not welded properly.

icon2 How to Fix:

Dealers will replace the passenger air bag module. Owner notification began April 5, 2002. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Honda at 1-800-999-1009 or Acura at 1-800-382-2238.

icon4 Recall Notes:

Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

Date Owners notified by Manufacturer: Apr 5, 2002

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