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Crash Test Data for 2018 Honda

Honda Vehicle Front Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover Resistance Rating
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2018 Accord 4DR FWD
2018 Accord Hybrid 4DR FWD
2018 Odyssey Van FWD

 

Service Bulletins for 2018 Honda

2018 HONDA ACCORD
Bulletin Number: A18030C
Servicenews article - We?re currently looking at an issue that when plugging an iPhone into the USB port, Apple CarPlay won?t start and the messsage Unable to start Apple CarPlay.
Bulletin Number: A18-041
Service bulletin - A buzzing is heard from the driver's and/or passenger's door mirror area while driving. The rubber seal at the base of the door mirror is not secured.
Bulletin Number: APaS02012018901
Dealer message - A few months ago AH provide details on the information sticker for the front license bracket. This sticker warns customers not to use accessory brackets that may block the radar.
Bulletin Number: APaS02142018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Accord 2.0 Turbos with a customer complaint of delay in acceleration and MIL on. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to collect
Bulletin Number: ATS171104
Tech line summary article - We?re currently looking at an issue where the vehicle shudders or jerks and various indicators come on. What?s particularly noticeable is the CMBS indicator comes on with Collision Mitigation Braking System Probl
Bulletin Number: ATS180105
Tech line summary article - We?re currently looking at an issue where the audio system cuts out when using the right turn signal while playing FM radio.
Bulletin Number: ATS 180403
Tech line summary article - Are you hearing a rubbing or rattling from the HUD area? We're aware of this issue and have it under investigation.
2018 HONDA CIVIC
Bulletin Number: A17080D
Servicenews article - The headlights in the Civic Hatchback are semi-sealed and have ventilation holes to help prevent heat deformation. When air flows in and out, however, it also includes any moisture that?s in it. If the air outside of t
Bulletin Number: A18-001
Service bulletin - There is a problem with the audio/audio-navigation unit software, which may lead to one or more issues.
Bulletin Number: A18-001
Service bulletin - There is a problem with the audio/audio-navigation unit software, which may lead to one or more of the following symptoms: ? Audio unit does not connect to last known phone ? Home screen background color changes after
Bulletin Number: A18-012
Service bulletin - The customer is unable to insert the fuel nozzle into the filler neck and fuel the vehicle in cold weather. Water or moisture has entered the fueling area and frozen the capless fuel shutter set in the fuel filler neck.
Bulletin Number: A18-014
Service bulletin - Fuel leaks or overflows from the filler neck while refueling. The auto shut-off feature at the gas pump may be delayed and cause fuel to leak at the filler neck. The capless fuel shutter may also allow excess fuel to lea
Bulletin Number: A18-014
Service bulletin - Fuel leaks or overflows from the filler neck while refueling. The auto shut-off feature at the gas pump may be delayed and cause fuel to leak at the filler neck. The capless fuel shutter may also allow excess fuel to leak
Bulletin Number: A18060F
Servicenews article - Got a vehicle with the message Requested Channel Not Available covering the SiriusXM preset icons? We?re aware of this issue and have it under investigation.
Bulletin Number: APaS03202018903
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 Civic Hatchbacks with a customer complaint of the windshield washer tank leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to co
Bulletin Number: APaS04062018903
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 Civic Hatchbacks with a customer complaint of the windshield washer tank leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to co
Bulletin Number: APaS04232018901
Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2018 Civic CVTs with a condition of the axle seal leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to collect specific parts from the vehicle prior
Bulletin Number: APaS04232018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 Civic Hatchbacks with a customer complaint of the windshield washer tank leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to co
Bulletin Number: APaS05102018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 Civic Hatchbacks with a customer complaint of the windshield washer tank leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to co
Bulletin Number: APaS05102018903
Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2018 Civic CVTs with a condition of the axle seal leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to collect specific parts from the vehicle prior
Bulletin Number: APaS05312018901
Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2018 Civic CVTs with a condition of the axle seal leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to collect specific parts from the vehicle prior
Bulletin Number: APaS05312018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 Civic Hatchbacks with a customer complaint of the windshield washer tank leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to co
Bulletin Number: APaS05312018903
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2018 Civics with a customer complaint of excessive vibration and/or noise due to a broken side engine mount. The vibration can be felt through the steering
Bulletin Number: APaS06252018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 Civic Hatchbacks with a customer complaint of the windshield washer tank leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to co
Bulletin Number: APaS06252018902
Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2018 Civic CVTs with a condition of the axle seal leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to collect specific parts from the vehicle prior
Bulletin Number: APaS07092018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 Civic Hatchbacks with a customer complaint of the windshield washer tank leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to co
Bulletin Number: APaS07092018903
Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2018 Civic CVTs with a condition of the axle seal leaking. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to collect specific parts from the vehicle prior
Bulletin Number: APaS07092018904
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2018 Civics with a customer complaint of excessive vibration and/or noise due to a broken side engine mount. The vibration can be felt through the steering
Bulletin Number: APaS10042017901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2018 Civics & 2017-2018 CR-Vs with a customer complaint of an oil leak. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect the vehic
Bulletin Number: ATS180104
Tech line summary article - If you get a vehicle in because the Browser app isn?t showing up on Display Audio, there?s nothing that needs fixing. We didn?t include that app in 2018 models. The online owner?s manual reflects this.
Bulletin Number: ATS180303
Tech line summary article - Got a vehicle with the message Requested Channel Not Available covering the SiriusXM preset icons? We?re aware of this issue and have it under investigation.
Bulletin Number: ATS180603
Tech line summary article - Have a vehicle in your shop with low mileage (less than 1,500 miles) and a hard-to-pinpoint engine knock? We're currently investigating vehicles for hairline fractures in the crankshaft sprocket, and we suspect i
2018 HONDA CLARITY ELECTRIC
Bulletin Number: A18-069
Service bulletin - The HV range display reading is unusually high. There is a software error in the miles per gallon calculation, which affects the remaining HV range display.
2018 HONDA CLARITY FUEL CELL
Bulletin Number: A17070B
Servicenews article - The Clarity Fuel Cell vehicle has two very different cooling systems. One system cools the fuel cell system; the other one cools the inverter system. The fuel cell system uses a 50% coolant mixture called fuel cell in
2018 HONDA CLARITY PLUG-IN HYBRID
Bulletin Number: A18-079
Service bulletin - The MIL comes on with DTC P100C (electric VTC motor speed signal circuit malfunction) and/or P0010 (variable valve timing control [VTC] malfunction).
Bulletin Number: ATS 180503
Tech line summary article - We're getting reports of the HV range shown in the driver information interface reading unusually high (more than 1,000 miles remaining). How high it gets depends on driving style, and it typically happens after
2018 HONDA CMX300
Bulletin Number: Customer Letter
Customer letter - Honda has determined that a defect related to emissions regulations exists in all model 2017, and certain model year 2018 Honda CMX300/A and CMX500/A - Rebel motorcycles. The fuel vapor permeation of the EVAP canister char
Bulletin Number: EMISSION RECALL
Service bulletin - Honda is launching an EMISSION RECALL of all 2017, and certain 2018 CMX300/A and CMX500/A motorcycles to replace the EVAP canister charge hose with an updated part. The canister charge hose exceeds the federal fuel vapor
Bulletin Number: MCMFS07122018901
Dealer message - Please be advised that repair parts for this campaign are now available on open order with a line item restriction of one.
2018 HONDA CMX500
Bulletin Number: Customer Letter
Customer letter - Honda has determined that a defect related to emissions regulations exists in all model 2017, and certain model year 2018 Honda CMX300/A and CMX500/A - Rebel motorcycles. The fuel vapor permeation of the EVAP canister char
Bulletin Number: EMISSION RECALL
Service bulletin - Honda is launching an EMISSION RECALL of all 2017, and certain 2018 CMX300/A and CMX500/A motorcycles to replace the EVAP canister charge hose with an updated part. The canister charge hose exceeds the federal fuel vapor
Bulletin Number: MCMFS07122018901
Dealer message - Please be advised that repair parts for this campaign are now available on open order with a line item restriction of one.
2018 HONDA CR-V
Bulletin Number: A17100H
Servicenews article - When installing the shipping fuses, never do it with the engine running. If you do, you could wind up with any of these issues: ? With the headlight switch in AUTO, the Auto High Beam System indicator won?t come on.
Bulletin Number: A18-006
Service bulletin - The ACC, LKAS, ROM, Collision Mitigation Brake System, and BRAKE Indicators come on with a OTC B2A60-49 (multipurpose camera unit internal electronic failure). An Auto High Beam Problem message may also appear in the MI
Bulletin Number: A18060F
Servicenews article - Got a vehicle with the message Requested Channel Not Available covering the SiriusXM preset icons? We?re aware of this issue and have it under investigation.
Bulletin Number: APaS01032018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 CR-Vs with a customer complaint of various warning lights such as the brake system, lane departure, ACC & forward collision warning illuminated on the
Bulletin Number: APaS01112018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 CR-Vs with a customer complaint of the front left and/or right door touching the fender. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would lik
Bulletin Number: APaS01302018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 CR-Vs with a customer complaint of the front left and/or right door touching the fender. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would lik
Bulletin Number: APaS02142018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 CR-Vs with a customer complaint of various warning lights such as the brake system, lane departure, ACC & forward collision warning illuminated on the
Bulletin Number: APaS03022018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 CR-Vs with a customer complaint of various warning lights such as the brake system, lane departure, ACC & forward collision warning illuminated on the
Bulletin Number: APaS03202018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 CR-Vs with a customer complaint of various warning lights such as the brake system, lane departure, ACC & forward collision warning illuminated on the
Bulletin Number: APaS04062018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2017-2018 CR-Vs with a customer complaint of various warning lights such as the brake system, lane departure, ACC & forward collision warning illuminated on the
Bulletin Number: APaS10042017901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2016-2018 Civics & 2017-2018 CR-Vs with a customer complaint of an oil leak. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect the vehic
Bulletin Number: ATS180104
Tech line summary article - If you get a vehicle in because the Browser app isn?t showing up on Display Audio, there?s nothing that needs fixing. We didn?t include that app in 2018 models. The online owner?s manual reflects this.
Bulletin Number: ATS180303
Tech line summary article - Got a vehicle with the message Requested Channel Not Available covering the SiriusXM preset icons? We?re aware of this issue and have it under investigation.
Bulletin Number: ATS 180601
Tech line summary article - We're getting reports of vehicles arriving from the factory with dented/wavy roofs. This issue affects the left side of the vehicle along the roof rail behind the moonroof opening.
Bulletin Number: ATS180603
Tech line summary article - Have a vehicle in your shop with low mileage (less than 1,500 miles) and a hard-to-pinpoint engine knock? We're currently investigating vehicles for hairline fractures in the crankshaft sprocket, and we suspect i
2018 HONDA FIT
Bulletin Number: APaS08302017901
Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) discovered that certain 2018 FIT vehicles may have the Honda Sensing Light flashing at ignition II position during PDI (as seen below) and your dealership might have received affected vehicles. Please
Bulletin Number: ATS170902
Tech line summary article - At PDI, are the Collision Mitigation Braking System and Road Departure Mitigation indicators blinking but no DTCs are set? We?re aware of this issue, and we currently have it under investigation.
2018 HONDA ODYSSEY
Bulletin Number: 6WF 3-30-2018
Customer letter - Your 2018 Odyssey has a new feature that lets them automatically download the latest connectivity (navigation, rear entertainment) software when located in a Honda dealer?s service area. This lets you receive the latest up
Bulletin Number: 6WG 3-30-2018
Customer letter - Your 2018 Odyssey has a new feature that lets them automatically download the latest connectivity (navigation, and rear entertainment) software when located in a Honda dealer?s service area. This lets you receive the lates
Bulletin Number: A16-013
Service bulletin - There is a chirping coming from the engine area with the engine warmed up. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp.
Bulletin Number: A16-013
Service bulletin - There is a chirping coming from the engine area with the engine warmed up. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp.
Bulletin Number: A16087
Service bulletin - The transmission end cover leaks on vehicles with a 9-speed A/T. During assembly, the transmission end cover sealing gasket was torn.
Bulletin Number: A17-036
Service bulletin - The MIL comes on with DTC P0430 (front bank catalyst system efficiency below threshold [Bank 2]). The PCM software may misinterpret sensor inputs as a deteriorated catalytic converter.
Bulletin Number: A17-036
Service bulletin - The MIL comes on with DTC P0430 (front bank catalyst system efficiency below threshold [Bank 2]). The PCM software may misinterpret sensor inputs as a deteriorated catalytic converter.
Bulletin Number: A17050D
Service news article - On early production vehicles, when the factory removed the No. 18 BACKUP (10 A) fuse for shipping, DTC U1291-00 (lost communication with the relay control module) was falsely set. This DTC doesn't cause any indicators
Bulletin Number: A17-075
Service bulletin - This service bulletin provides additional information for the ?Sliding Door Position Adjustment? procedure in the service information.
Bulletin Number: A17080G
Servicenews article - On 2018 Odysseys, DTCs U1281 (wireless charger unit lost communication with MICU) and U128D (wireless charger unit lost communication with gauge control module) may falsely set during normal operation after the ignitio
Bulletin Number: A17-088
Service bulletin - The audio unit displays Check Tuner when in the SXM mode or Radio Unavailable displays in AM/FM mode. The remote tuner unit has a software problem.
Bulletin Number: A17-090
Service bulletin - Under certain conditions, the rear window switch internal software enters an unstable condition and cannot recover, making the window switch inoperable.
Bulletin Number: A17090B
Servicenews article - Because of the higher center console that comes in the 2018 Odyssey, we needed to change the driver?s seat armrest ergonomics to reduce contact between the armrest and the center console with the driver?s seat lowered
Bulletin Number: A18-007
Service bulletin - A new feature lets the vehicle automatically download the latest audio and connectivity (audio, navigation, and rear entertainment) software when located in a Honda dealer's service area. This lets the vehicle receive the
Bulletin Number: A18-008
Service bulletin - The navigation application may slow down when extensive cumulative driving (such as parking lots, gated communities, private roads) is done. Map scrolling and search operation may be delayed or appear not to work.
Bulletin Number: A18-009
Service bulletin - Affected vehicles have a new feature that lets them automatically download the latest audio and connectivity (audio, navigation, rear entertainment) software when located in a Honda dealer's service area. This lets the ve
Bulletin Number: A18-018
Service bulletin - The customer is unable to insert the fuel nozzle into the filler neck and fuel the vehicle in cold weather. Water or moisture has entered the fueling area and frozen the capless fuel shutter set in the fuel filler neck.
Bulletin Number: A18070D
Servicenews article - Until recently, Tech Line had only two categories for auto idle stop system issues. That made it hard for our engineering staff to understand what was specifically inhibiting the system. To help with this, Tech Line h
Bulletin Number: A18070E
Servicenews article - There are two types of 12-volt batteries used in Honda vehicles today: the conventional flooded lead acid (FLA) battery and the absorbed glass mat (AGM) battery. Each battery type has its own uniquely tuned charging an
Bulletin Number: ABOM03062018901
Dealer message - Due to faulty software installed in the affected vehicles, the DA unit cannot connect to the OTA while in the dealership to receive software updates. Some vehicles can connect to the OTA but need an update to the navigation
Bulletin Number: ABOM11102017901
Dealer message - Today, November 10, 2017, American Honda is announcing a Product Update for a limited number of 2018 Odyssey vehicles where under certain conditions, the rear window switch internal software enters an unstable condition and
Bulletin Number: AER17070A
Engineering request for investigation - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of the rear brake judder. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to colle
Bulletin Number: AMV170801
Tech2tech videos - To operate a vehicle on a lift or vehicle dynamometer, you may need to disable the VSA. For 2018 Odyssey, the front brake caliper bolts must be replaced after removing them.
Bulletin Number: AMV170803
Tech2tech videos - For 2018 Odyssey, the front brake caliper bolts must be replaced after removing them.
Bulletin Number: APaS01032018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of either a front brake noise or a rear brake noise. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to c
Bulletin Number: APaS01242018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of either a front brake noise or a rear brake noise. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to c
Bulletin Number: APaS03202018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of the sliding door reversal during closing operation. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to
Bulletin Number: APaS03202018904
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of the fuel lid not opening when pushed. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect the v
Bulletin Number: APaS03262018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of the sliding door reversal during closing operation. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to
Bulletin Number: APaS04062018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of the fuel lid not opening when pushed. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect the v
Bulletin Number: APaS04062018904
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of the sliding door reversal during closing operation. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to
Bulletin Number: APaS04232018903
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of the sliding door reversal during closing operation. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to
Bulletin Number: APaS04242018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys & Pilots with a customer complaint of the auto idle stop inoperative. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect th
Bulletin Number: APaS05102018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys & Pilots with a customer complaint of the auto idle stop inoperative. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect th
Bulletin Number: APaS05312018904
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys & Pilots with a customer complaint of the auto idle stop inoperative. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect th
Bulletin Number: APaS07062017901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of the rear brake judder. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to collect specific parts from
Bulletin Number: APaS07092018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys & Pilots with a customer complaint of the auto idle stop inoperative. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect th
Bulletin Number: APaS07122017901
Dealer message - American Honda (AHM) has discovered certain 2018 Odysseys with a possible door lock cable routing and/or a RES display concerns. AHM requests that you inspect and repair these vehicles prior to sale.
Bulletin Number: APaS07122017902
Door lock cable inspection and repair procedure
Bulletin Number: APaS07122017903
Rear entertainment system display inspection
Bulletin Number: APaS08092017901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of the rear sliding door latch not engaging with the striker or not cinching the door closed. To fully understand the cau
Bulletin Number: APaS08212017901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of the rear sliding door latch not engaging with the striker or not cinching the door closed. To fully understand the cau
Bulletin Number: APaS11102017901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of either a front brake noise or a rear brake noise. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to c
Bulletin Number: APaS11272017902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys with a customer complaint of either a front brake noise or a rear brake noise. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to c
Bulletin Number: ATS171101
Tech line summary article - We?re currently looking at complaints that the power sliding doors won?t latch when closed. When this happens, the Door Open message appears on the driver information interface, there?s a constant beeping while d
Bulletin Number: ATS180206
Tech line summary article - Until recently, Tech Line had only two categories for auto idle stop system issues. That made it hard for our engineering staff to understand what was specifically inhibiting the system. To help with this, Tech
Bulletin Number: ATS180308
Tech line summary article - If you get a vehicle with Error Code 9003 Unable to Update on the Display Audio, it means there?s a problem doing an over-the-air (OTA) update. We?re aware of this issue, and we?re looking for a solution.
Bulletin Number: ATS 180501
Tech line summary article - Are you hearing a rumbling from the driver's door speaker that sounds like driving on a shoulder rumble strip? We're aware of this issue and have it under investigation.
Bulletin Number: ATS180701
Tech line summary article - We're currently looking at complaints that the power sliding doors won't latch when closed. When this happens, the Door Open message appears on the driver information interface, there's a constant beeping while d
Bulletin Number: Customer Letter
Customer letter - On your 2018 Odyssey, the rear window switch has an internal issue, which may make the window switch inoperable.
Bulletin Number: Customer Letter
Customer letter - Your navigation application on your 2018 Odyssey may slow down when off-road cumulative driving (such as parking lots, gated communities, private roads) is extensive. Map scrolling and search operation may be delayed or ap
2018 HONDA PILOT
Bulletin Number: A16-013
Service bulletin - There is a chirping coming from the engine area with the engine warmed up. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp.
Bulletin Number: A18-018
Service bulletin - The customer is unable to insert the fuel nozzle into the filler neck and fuel the vehicle in cold weather. Water or moisture has entered the fueling area and frozen the capless fuel shutter set in the fuel filler neck.
Bulletin Number: A18-034
Service bulletin - When adjusting the driver's seat height or tilt, the power seat does not move or moves just a small amount and clicks loudly during operation. The vertical transmission assembly (VTA) unit has a stripped internal gear.
Bulletin Number: A18-040
Service bulletin - The roof molding front end caps become loose and lift away from roof panel. The roof molding front end caps are not held on securely.
Bulletin Number: A18070D
Servicenews article - Until recently, Tech Line had only two categories for auto idle stop system issues. That made it hard for our engineering staff to understand what was specifically inhibiting the system. To help with this, Tech Line h
Bulletin Number: A18070E
Servicenews article - There are two types of 12-volt batteries used in Honda vehicles today: the conventional flooded lead acid (FLA) battery and the absorbed glass mat (AGM) battery. Each battery type has its own uniquely tuned charging an
Bulletin Number: APaS04242018901
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys & Pilots with a customer complaint of the auto idle stop inoperative. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect th
Bulletin Number: APaS05102018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys & Pilots with a customer complaint of the auto idle stop inoperative. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect th
Bulletin Number: APaS05312018904
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys & Pilots with a customer complaint of the auto idle stop inoperative. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect th
Bulletin Number: APaS07092018902
Dealer message - American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (AHM) is investigating certain 2018 Odysseys & Pilots with a customer complaint of the auto idle stop inoperative. To fully understand the cause of this condition, AHM would like to inspect th
Bulletin Number: ATS180206
Tech line summary article - Until recently, Tech Line had only two categories for auto idle stop system issues. That made it hard for our engineering staff to understand what was specifically inhibiting the system. To help with this, Tech
2018 HONDA RIDGELINE
Bulletin Number: A16-013
Service bulletin - There is a chirping coming from the engine area with the engine warmed up. The high pressure fuel pump is making a chirp.
Bulletin Number: A18-018
Service bulletin - The customer is unable to insert the fuel nozzle into the filler neck and fuel the vehicle in cold weather. Water or moisture has entered the fueling area and frozen the capless fuel shutter set in the fuel filler neck.
Bulletin Number: A18-034
Service bulletin - When adjusting the driver's seat height or tilt, the power seat does not move or moves just a small amount and clicks loudly during operation. The vertical transmission assembly (VTA) unit has a stripped internal gear.
Bulletin Number: A18-040
Service bulletin - The roof molding front end caps become loose and lift away from roof panel. The roof molding front end caps are not held on securely.

 

Recalls for 2018 Honda

2018 HONDA CIVIC
NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Manufacturer:Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Manufacture Dates:12/11/2017 - 02/20/2018
Potential Units Affected:13

Defect Description:

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2018 Honda Civic vehicles. The manufacturing date area of the certification labels may have random characters which can affect the owner's ability to determine if a safety recall includes their vehicle.

Consequence:

If the owner is not able to verify if their vehicle is involved in safety recall, it can increase the risk of injury or crash.

Action:

Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the certification label, free of charge. The recall began August 7, 2018. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's number for this recall is U23.
2018 HONDA ODYSSEY
NHTSA Campaign ID:SEAT BELTS
Manufacturer:Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Manufacture Dates:05/09/2017 - 06/01/2017
Potential Units Affected:3927

Defect Description:

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2018 Honda Odyssey vehicles. The seat belt tongue for the third row center seating position may not be compatible with the latch, preventing the seat belt from latching securely. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."

Consequence:

If in the event of a crash, the seat belt cannot restrain the occupant they have an increased risk of being injured.

Action:

Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the third row center seat belt to make sure that it has the correct tongue, replacing the seat belt, if necessary, free of charge. The recall began July 31, 2017. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's number for this recall is KF7.
2018 HONDA PILOT
NHTSA Campaign ID:SEATS
Manufacturer:Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Manufacture Dates:01/02/2018 - 01/18/2018
Potential Units Affected:5810

Defect Description:

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2018 Honda Pilot and Ridgeline vehicles and 2018 Acura MDX vehicles. The front driver and passenger powered seats in the Honda vehicles and the driver powered seats in the Acura vehicles may have been assembled with improperly manufactured rivets. In the event of a crash, the rivets can break causing the seats not to be secured to the floor. As such, these vehicles may fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 207, "Seating Systems," and 210, "Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages."

Consequence:

In the event of a crash, if the seat does not remain secured to the floor, the seat occupant has an increased risk of injury.

Action:

Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver seat frame assembly in Acura MDX vehicles, and replace the driver and front passenger seat slide rail frames in Honda Pilot and Ridgeline vehicles, free of charge. The recall began May 30, 2018. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall is D0S, and T0T.
2018 HONDA RIDGELINE
NHTSA Campaign ID:SEATS
Manufacturer:Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
Manufacture Dates:01/12/2018 - 01/19/2018
Potential Units Affected:5810

Defect Description:

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2018 Honda Pilot and Ridgeline vehicles and 2018 Acura MDX vehicles. The front driver and passenger powered seats in the Honda vehicles and the driver powered seats in the Acura vehicles may have been assembled with improperly manufactured rivets. In the event of a crash, the rivets can break causing the seats not to be secured to the floor. As such, these vehicles may fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 207, "Seating Systems," and 210, "Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages."

Consequence:

In the event of a crash, if the seat does not remain secured to the floor, the seat occupant has an increased risk of injury.

Action:

Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver seat frame assembly in Acura MDX vehicles, and replace the driver and front passenger seat slide rail frames in Honda Pilot and Ridgeline vehicles, free of charge. The recall began May 30, 2018. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall is D0S, and T0T.