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  NHTSA Recall 04V551000

NHTSA Campaign Id 04V551000; Date: Nov. 18, 2004

A torn air bag may not offer the same level of protection, in the event of a crash, thereby increasing the risk of injury to the driver.

icon1 Recalled Vehicles:

2004 Honda Accord 2005 Honda Accord

Component: Air Bags:frontal

Manufactured by: Honda (american Honda Motor Co. )

Affected Units:: 257,616

icon3 Recall Summary:

On certain sedans, a tear in the fabric of the driver's front air bag occurred after apparent contact with the inside surface of the air bag cover during deployment.

icon2 How to Fix:

Dealers will install a protective fabric flap between the air bag module cover and the inner module. The recall began on November 30, 2004. Owners should contact Honda at 1-800-999-1009.

icon4 Recall Notes:

Honda recall no. P54. 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: Nov 30, 2004

Also see:

All recalls of Honda vehicles.

More recall documents on nhtsa.gov.