According to the National Highway Traffic Safety’s website, Honda is recalling certain model year 2003 and 2004 Pilot and Odyssey and 2003 through 2006 Acura MDX passenger vehicles manufactured from November 26, 2001, through August 30, 2006. The website said, the interlock lever of the ignition switch may deform, which can allow the interlock function of a vehicle with an automatic transmission to be defeated.
The following vehicles are included in the recall:
- 2003-2006 Acura MDX
- 2003-2004 Honda Odyssey
- 2003-2004 Honda Pilot
According to NHTSA, Honda will notify owners and instruct them to take their vehicle to a Honda or Acura dealer. The dealer will install an updated shift interlock lever and, if necessary, replace the ignition switch, free of charge.
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