NHTSA Campaign Id 91V195000; Date: Nov. 8, 1991
The light short circuit could cause the switch tooverheat and result in a cargo compartment fire.
1991 Honda Accord
Component: Interior Lighting
Manufactured by: American Honda Motor Co.
Affected Units:: 19,688
A washer in the cargo area light may not be properly attached, and may have fallen in the cargo light during assembly. If this occurred, and the three position light switch is in the middle position, and the tailgate is open, the washer can cause a short circuit in the light.
Remove the washers behind the cargo area light and replace any damaged light assemblies.
System: cargo lights. Vehicle description: passenger cars; station wagons.
Date Owners notified by Manufacturer: Nov 12, 1991Also see: