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 2006 Honda Insight CVT w/ AC

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MSRP: $21,530
Invoice: $20,109

Gas Mileage:
CTY: 57    HWY: 56    CMB: 56
Engine/Fuel: 3 Cyl Hyb
Transmission: A
Door/Body Style: 2 Door/Family Coupe,HBK
Drive Type: FWD

Prices/Warranty

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  • General
  • MSRP: $21,530
  • Invoice Price: $20,109
  • Destination Charge: $
  • Warranty
  • Basic (Month): 36
  • Basic (Mileage): 36000
  • Powertrain (Month): 60
  • Powertrain (Mileage): 60000
  • Rust (Month): 60
  • Rust (Mileage):  

Engine & Emissions

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  • Engines & Emissions
  • 105,000-Mile Extended Service Interval For Tune-Up
  • Emergency Reduced Engine Power
  • Hybrid 1.0-Liter VTEC(R), I3, 12-Valve, SOHC, MPFI Engine; Front/Transverse Mounted With Hybrid System Net Horsepower Of 71@5700, Torque Of 89@2000, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Head; IMA(TM) Integrated Motor Assist, Permanent Magnet Electric Motor With Horsepower Of 13@2000
  • Idle-Stop Feature
  • SULEV Emissions
  • Engine
  • Type of Engine: 1.0L I3
  • Displacement (CC): 995
  • Fuel System: MPFI
  • Horsepower @ RPM: 71@5700
  • Torque @ RPM: 89@2000
  • Turbo: N
  • Compression ratio: 10.3
  • Cylinders: 3
  • RPM @ Peak Horsepower: 5700
  • Bore X Stroke: 2.83x3.21
  • Elec Horse Power BHP: 71
  • Elec Torque Ft LBs: 89
  • Battery Output: 10
  • Fuel Type: Hyb

Dimensions

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  • Exterior Dimensions
  • Track Front: 56.5
  • Track Rear: 52.2
  • Ground Clearance (in): 3.9
  • Overall Length (in): 155.1
  • Overall Width (in): 66.7
  • Overall Height (in): 53.3
  • Wheelbase (in): 94.5
  • Curb weight (lbs): 1975
  • Interior Dimensions
  • Seating capacity - Standard: 2
  • Seating Capacity - Maximum: 2
  • Headroom front (in): 38.8
  • Hip room front (in): 48.7
  • Leg room front (in): 42.9
  • Shoulder room front (in): 50.5

Features

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  • Exterior Features
  • Bodyside/Cab Step or Running Board: N/A
  • Bumper Step Up: N/A
  • Front Air Dam: Standard
  • Metallic Paint: Standard
  • Power Sliding Side Van Door: N/A
  • Power Trunk Lid: N/A
  • Rear Spoiler: N/A
  • Skid Plate or Underbody Protection: N/A
  • Splash or Mud Guards: N/A
  • Wind Deflector or Buffer for Convertibles: N/A
  • Exterior
    • Aerodynamic Rear Fender Side Skirts and Underbody Aero Cladding
    • Front Air Dam
    • Front and Rear Body-Colored 5-MPH Impact-Absorbing Bumpers
    • Halogen Headlights
    • Metallic Paint (If Selected)
  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning: Standard
  • Automatic Climate Control: Standard
  • Interior Pollen/Particle/Dust Air Filter: Standard
  • Rear Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning: N/A
  • Rear HVAC Ducts: N/A
  • Rear Seat HVAC Controls: N/A
  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
    • Automatic Climate Control
    • Interior Air Filter
    • Rear Window Defroster
  • Entertainment
  • Cassette Player: N/A
  • CD Changer: Option
  • CD Player: Standard
  • DVD Player: N/A
  • Hands Free or Voice Activated Phone: N/A
  • Navigational Aid: N/A
  • Radio: Standard
  • Second Row Sound Controls/Accessories: N/A
  • Subwoofer: N/A
  • Telematic Systems: N/A
  • Entertainment, Communication & Navigation
    • AM/FM Radio With 4 Speakers Total; CD Player
    • Radio Antenna
  • Instrumentation
  • Battery Gauge: Standard
  • Clock: Standard
  • Compass: N/A
  • Cruise Control: N/A
  • Electroluminescent Instrumentation: Standard
  • Gauges: Standard
  • Inside Temperature Gauge: N/A
  • Intelligent Cruise Control: N/A
  • Night Vision: N/A
  • Oil Gauge: N/A
  • Outside Temperature Gauge: N/A
  • Service or Maintenance Interval Indicator: Not listed
  • Steering Wheel Mounted Controls: N/A
  • Tachometer: Standard
  • Tire Inflation/Pressure Monitor: N/A
  • Trip Computer: Standard
  • Instrumentation
    • Digital Clock
    • Electroluminescent Instrumentation
    • Tachometer
    • Trip Computer With Average Fuel Consumption, Stop Watch and Trip Odometer
    • Warning Lights Include Seatbelt Reminder, Charging System, Low Oil Pressure, Supplemental Restraint System, Parking Brake and Brake System, Malfunction, Turn Signals, Hazard, High Beam, Anti-Lock Brake System, Door/Hatch Open, Low Fuel, Immobilizer System and Electric Power Steering
  • Lighting
  • Automatic Headlights: N/A
  • Cornering Lights: N/A
  • Daytime Running Lights: N/A
  • Fog Lights: N/A
  • Halogen Headlights: Standard
  • Headlight Washers: N/A
  • High Intensity Discharge Headlights: N/A
  • Windshield Wiper Activated Headlights: N/A
  • Roof
  • Power Sunroof/Moonroof: N/A
  • Removable/Convertible Top: N/A
  • Sunroof/Moonroof: N/A
  • Wheels & Tires
  • Alloy Wheels: Standard
  • Chrome Wheels: N/A
  • Exterior Rear Mounted Tire Carrier: N/A
  • Full Size Spare Tire: N/A
  • Interior Spare Tire for SUVs & Vans: N/A
  • Self Sealing/Run Flat Tires: N/A
  • Steel Wheels: N/A
  • Underbody Tire Carrier: N/A
  • Wheels & Tires
    • Alloy Wheels, 14-In. X 5.5-In.
    • Compact Spare Tire
    • SBRP165/65R14 78S Low Rolling Resistance All-Season Tires
  • Windows, Mirrors & Wipers
    • Exterior Auto Day/Night/Electrochromic Mirrir
    • Glass Rear Window on Convertible
    • Heated Exterior Mirror
    • Heated Washer System
    • Heated Windshield Glass
    • Interior Auto Day/Night/Electrochromic Mirror
    • Interval Wipers
    • Oversize or Wide Angle Exterior Mirror
    • Power Adjustable Exterior Mirror
    • Power Backlight Window
    • Rain Sensing Wipers
    • Rear Wiper
    • Sliding Rear Pickup Truck Window
    • Tinted Glass
    • Vehicle Speed Sensing Wiper Interval
    • Windshield Wiper De-Icer
  • Windows/Mirrors/Wipers
  • Exterior Auto Day/Night/Electrochromic Mirrir: N/A
  • Glass Rear Window on Convertible: N/A
  • Heated Exterior Mirror: N/A
  • Heated Washer System: N/A
  • Heated Windshield Glass: N/A
  • Interior Auto Day/Night/Electrochromic Mirror: N/A
  • Interval Wipers: Standard
  • Oversize or Wide Angle Exterior Mirror: N/A
  • Power Adjustable Exterior Mirror: Standard
  • Power Backlight Window: N/A
  • Rain Sensing Wipers: N/A
  • Rear Wiper: Standard
  • Sliding Rear Pickup Truck Window: N/A
  • Tinted Glass: Standard
  • Vehicle Speed Sensing Wiper Interval: N/A
  • Windshield Wiper De-Icer: N/A
  • Windows, Mirrors & Wipers
    • Driver Vanity Mirror
    • Dual Body Color Power Folding Exterior Rearview Mirrors
    • Front Dual Sunvisors
    • Green Tinted Glass
    • Intermittent Windshield Wipers
    • Power Windows With Driver Side One-Touch Down
    • Rear Window Wiper/Washer

Safety Features

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  • Safety Features
  • Audible Warnings Include Headlights-On
  • Driver Airbag
  • Front and Rear Crumple Zones
  • Front Automatic Locking Retractors
  • Front Dual 3-Point Seatbelts
  • Front Pretensioners With Force Limiters
  • Passenger Airbag
  • Side Guard Door Beams
  • Anti-Theft
  • Power Door Locks
  • Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Engine Immobilizer
  • Braking & Traction
  • 4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes
  • Front Power 231-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear 180-mm Drum Brakes

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    Crash Test Data for 2006 Honda Hybrid

    Honda Vehicle Front Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover Resistance Rating
    Driver Passenger Front Seat Rear Seat
    2006 Accord
    2006 Accord
    2006 Accord Hybrid
    2006 Civic
    2006 Civic
    2006 Civic Hybrid
    2006 CR-VNot
    Tested
    Not
    Tested
    2006 ElementNot
    Tested
    2006 FCXNot
    Tested
    Not
    Tested
    Not
    Tested
    Not
    Tested
    Not
    Tested
    2006 InsightNot
    Tested
    2006 Odyssey
    2006 Pilot
    2006 RidgelineNot
    Tested
    2006 S2000Not
    Tested

     

    Service Bulletins for 2006 Honda Hybrid

    2006 HONDA ACCORD HYBRID
    Bulletin Number: A05-032
    SERVICE BULLETIN - NAVIGATION SYSTEM INFORMATION.
    Bulletin Number: A17100B
    ServiceNews Article - If you're replacing the IMA battery, be aware the 6-pin temperature sensor connector in the replacement battery is different than before. It now uses just four of the terminals instead of all six.
    Bulletin Number: A18-022
    Service bulletin - In some cases, the ECM misinterprets sensor inputs as a warm-up three-way catalytic converter (TWC) deterioration and turns the MIL on with DTC P0420 or DTC P0430 (catalyst system efficiency below threshold) stored. Ther
    Bulletin Number: A18-023
    Service bulletin - In some cases, the ECM misinterprets sensor inputs as a warm-up three-way catalytic converter (TWC) deterioration and turns the MIL on with DTC P0420 or DTC P0430 (catalyst system efficiency below threshold) stored. Ther
    Bulletin Number: AHPa06212018901
    Dealer message - Today, June 21, 2018, American Honda is announcing a Warranty Extension for 2006-07 Accord Hybrid vehicles to address the MIL illuminating with DTC P0420 or P0430. Basic Problem - The ECM may misinterpret sensor inputs as
    Bulletin Number: Customer Letter
    Customer letter - In some cases, the electronic control module (ECM) misinterprets sensor inputs as a warm-up three-way catalytic converter (TWC) deterioration and turns the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) on with diagnostic trouble code (
    Bulletin Number: DLR MSG - Honda
    Dealer message - On Monday, June 23, 2014, American Honda announced three recalls for various 2001-11 Honda models. As of August 4, 2014, affected VINs have been identified, and VIN status inquiry has been updated.
    Bulletin Number: DLR MSG - Stop S
    Dealer message - On Monday, June 23, 2014, American Honda announced three recalls for various 2001-11 Honda models. As of July 23, 2014, affected VINs have been identified, and service bulletins 14-040, Safety Recall: Accord, Civic, and Oth
    Bulletin Number: Service Bulletin
    Service bulletin - Due to improvements in battery manufacturing efficiency, once stocks of original IMA batteries are depleted, new battery designs will be available for IMA battery replacement. Each battery type requires that its battery c
    2006 HONDA CIVIC HYBRID
    Bulletin Number: A05-032
    SERVICE BULLETIN - NAVIGATION SYSTEM INFORMATION.
    Bulletin Number: A15120C
    "SERVICE NEWS ARTICLE - IS THE MIL ON WITH DTC P0606 (ECM/PCM PROCESSOR MALFUNCTION)? CHECK FOR AFTERMARKET SPARK PLUGS THAT INCLUDE A BUILT-IN CAPACITOR; THEY CAN CAUSE ELECTRICAL INTERFERENCE THAT CAN SET THIS DTC. IF THE ENGINE HAS THAT
    Bulletin Number: A18100B
    Service bulletin - American Honda is conducting an inspection of certain vehicles that have previously had the passenger's airbag inflator replaced as part of the Takata Passsenger's Airbag Inflator recall.
    Bulletin Number: A18-115
    Service Bulletin - American Honda is conducting an inspection of certain vehicles that have previously had the passenger's airbag inflator replaced as part of the Takata Passsenger's Airbag Inflator recall. If you completed the repair descr
    Bulletin Number: AMV161001
    TECH2TECH VIDEO - AIRBAG INFLATOR INSTALLATION TIPS. PLEASE ADVISE IF YOU WOULD LIKE A COPY OF THE VIDEO SENT TO YOU ON A THUMB DRIVE OR DVD.
    Bulletin Number: AMV161002
    TECH2TECH VIDEO - AIRBAG INFLATOR INSTALLATION TIPS. PLEASE ADVISE IF YOU WOULD LIKE A COPY OF THE VIDEO SENT TO YOU ON A THUMB DRIVE OR DVD.
    Bulletin Number: DLR MSG - Honda
    Dealer message - On Monday, June 23, 2014, American Honda announced three recalls for various 2001-11 Honda models. As of August 4, 2014, affected VINs have been identified, and VIN status inquiry has been updated.
    Bulletin Number: DLR MSG - Stop S
    Dealer message - On Monday, June 23, 2014, American Honda announced three recalls for various 2001-11 Honda models. As of July 23, 2014, affected VINs have been identified, and service bulletins 14-040, Safety Recall: Accord, Civic, and Oth
    Bulletin Number: DLR MSG - WE - 2
    Dealer message - On June 14, 2013, American Honda announced a warranty extension for some 2006-07 Civic, 2006-07 Civic Si, 2006-07 Civic CNG and 2006-08 Civic Hybrid vehicles. The warranty extension covers the rear control arms. This warran
    Bulletin Number: DLR MSG - WE - C
    Dealer message - Today, September 23, 2014, American Honda is announcing a warranty extension for all 2006-07 Civic Hybrid, 2006-09 Civic Si 2-door, 2007-09 Civic Si 4-door, and 2007-08 Fit. An issue with the electronic power steering is be
    Bulletin Number: HSN-1305
    HONDA: THE ENGINE SHUTS OFF, POWER ON, BUT IN ACCESSORY; NEVER USE CONVENTIONAL WHEEL & TIRE ASSEMBLIES ON PAX VEHICLES; MIL ON AFTER THROTTLE BODY CLEANING OR REPLACEMENT; S/M FIX BRAKE SYSTEM BLEEDING, DIALOGUE FOR DVD SURROUND SOUND FR
    Bulletin Number: SB-12-002
    HONDA: ON SOME MODEL VEHICLES, THERE IS AN ALTERNATOR/STARTER TESTER (AST) MODULE CAPABLE OF TESTING ALTERNATORS, INSTALLED ON GR8 DIAGNOSTIC BATTERY STATION. *PE
    Bulletin Number: SB-12-048
    HONDA: INFORMATION ON REPLACEMENT AND REMOVAL OF JUNCTION BOARD FROM OLD IMA BATTERY AND NEW BATTERY MOUNTED BEFORE BATTERY IS INSTALLED. MODELS 2003-11 CIVIC HYBRID, 2011-12 CR-Z, 2000-06 INSIGHT, 2010-12 INSIGHT. *PE UPDATED
    Bulletin Number: SB-12-077
    HONDA: WARRANTY COVERAGE HAS BEEN EXTENDED ON SOME VEHICLES FOR THE IMA BATTERY MODULE. MODELS 2003-2008 CIVIC HYBRIDS. *PE
    Bulletin Number: SB-13-047
    HONDA: ON SOME VEHICLES, TIRES IN AN ADVANCED STAGE OF DIAGONAL OR INNER EDGE WEAR, MAY VIBRATE AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS AND/OR MAKE ROARING NOISE, DUE TO REAR SUSPENSION GEOMETRY (CAMBER) ON SOME MODELS CAUSING RAPID AND/OR UNEVEN TIRE WEAR. MO
    Bulletin Number: Service Bulletin
    Service bulletin - American Honda is extending the warranty on the EPS (electric power steering) to 10 years from the original date of purchase or 150,000 miles, whichever comes first. This warranty covers vehicles where the steering feels
    Bulletin Number: Service Bulletin
    Service bulletin - Due to improvements in battery manufacturing efficiency, once stocks of original IMA batteries are depleted, new battery designs will be available for IMA battery replacement. Each battery type requires that its battery c
    Bulletin Number: Service Bulletin
    Service bulletin - The rear suspension geometry (camber) on some models may cause uneven or rapid rear tire wear. This wear may appear as diagonal lines or inner edge tread wear. Tires in an advanced stage of this diagonal or inner-edge wea
    Bulletin Number: SVC-14-058
    HONDA: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. AN EXTENDED WARRANTY HAS BEEN ISSUE TO SOME VEHICLES DUE TO ELECTRIC POWER STEERING BEING HEAVIER THAN NORMAL AND ALSO VERY HARD TO TURN WHEN VEHICLE IS NOT MOVING. MODEL 2006-07 CIVIC
    2006 HONDA INSIGHT
    Bulletin Number: 06053
    EMISSIONS RECALL: MIL COMES ONE WITH DTC P2610. *NJ
    Bulletin Number: 08-040
    LOAD CARRYING CAPACITY REDUCED LABEL FOR ALL HONDA VEHICLES. *PE
    Bulletin Number: 09012005
    NEW SOFTWARE FOR HDS: VERSION 2.001.01. *NM
    Bulletin Number: 1006
    STALLS WITH ELECTRICAL LOAD AFTER BODY SHOP REPAIR. DTC P1588 AND/OR P1589 STORED. P1163 AND/OR SURGE, JERKS, BUCKS BETWEEN 20-60 MPH. TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM DTC 32, 34, 36, 38, 41. *KB
    Bulletin Number: A08030G
    CVT SLIPS, SLAMS INTO GEAR, OR FLARES ON ACCELERATION. *NJ
    Bulletin Number: DLR MSG - Honda
    Dealer message - On Monday, June 23, 2014, American Honda announced three recalls for various 2001-11 Honda models. As of August 4, 2014, affected VINs have been identified, and VIN status inquiry has been updated.
    Bulletin Number: DLR MSG - Stop S
    Dealer message - On Monday, June 23, 2014, American Honda announced three recalls for various 2001-11 Honda models. As of July 23, 2014, affected VINs have been identified, and service bulletins 14-040, Safety Recall: Accord, Civic, and Oth
    Bulletin Number: SB-06-053
    HONDA SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THE MALFUNCTION LIGHT IS ON WITH STORED TROUBLE CODES DUE TO INTERNAL TIMERS. *RM UPDATED 10/31/11. *PE
    Bulletin Number: SB-06-085
    HONDA: WARRANTY EXTENSION-VEHICLE WARRANTY MILEAGE. CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT ALLEGING THAT THE ODOMETERS ON CERTAIN 2002-2006 HONDA MODELS WERE OVERSTATING MILEAGE. FEDERAL COURT PROVIDED FINAL APPROVAL OF SETTLEMENT ON 12/29/07. NO MODELS
    Bulletin Number: SB-07-036
    HONDA: MIL WILL COME IF 3-WAY CATALYTIC CONVERTER OR NOX ADSORPTIVE 3-WAY CATALYST IS DETERIORATED DUE TO SENSOR INPUTS BEING MISINTERPRET BY SOFTWARE. *PE
    Bulletin Number: SB-08-062
    HONDA: HYBRID BATTERIES CAN BE AFFECTED AND DAMAGED BY EXCESSIVELY HIGH TEMPERATURES. *PE
    Bulletin Number: SB-12-002
    HONDA: ON SOME MODEL VEHICLES, THERE IS AN ALTERNATOR/STARTER TESTER (AST) MODULE CAPABLE OF TESTING ALTERNATORS, INSTALLED ON GR8 DIAGNOSTIC BATTERY STATION. *PE
    Bulletin Number: SB-12-01-2012
    HONDA: PRODUCT UPDATE FOR A MANUFACTURING PROBLEM WITH THE ROOF MOLDING MAY ALLOW THE ROOF MOLDING TO COME LOOSE. *KB
    Bulletin Number: SB-12-048
    HONDA: INFORMATION ON REPLACEMENT AND REMOVAL OF JUNCTION BOARD FROM OLD IMA BATTERY AND NEW BATTERY MOUNTED BEFORE BATTERY IS INSTALLED. MODELS 2003-11 CIVIC HYBRID, 2011-12 CR-Z, 2000-06 INSIGHT, 2010-12 INSIGHT. *PE UPDATED

     

    Recalls for 2006 Honda Hybrid

    2006 HONDA CIVIC HYBRID
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
    Manufacturer:HONDA (AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO.)
    Manufacture Dates:09/01/2005 - 07/31/2006
    Potential Units Affected:1190000

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES AND MOTORCYCLES, THE OWNER'S MANUALS CONTAIN INCORRECT CONTACT INFORMATION FOR THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S (NHTSA) VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE.

    Consequence:

    THE LANGUAGE IN THE OWNER'S MANUALS IS NOT IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CURRENT MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS.

    Action:

    HONDA WILL SEND A POSTCARD TO DEALERS AND OWNERS WITH THE CORRECT NHTSA VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE INFORMATION AND WITH INSTRUCTIONS TO INSERT THE CARD INTO THE "REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS" SECTION OF THE OWNER'S MANUAL. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 2, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA AT 1-800-999-1009, ACURA AT 1-800-382-2238 OR HONDA MOTORCYCLES AT 1-866-784-1870.
    2006 HONDA CIVIC HYBRID
    NHTSA Campaign ID:ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
    Manufacturer:HONDA (AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO.)
    Manufacture Dates:09/06/2005 - 09/05/2006
    Potential Units Affected:31123

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, CERTAIN PARTS OF THE INTEGRATED MOTOR ASSIST (IMA) SYSTEM ARE LOCATED UNDER A METAL COVER BEHIND THE REAR SEAT-BACK. OVER TIME THE WEIGHT OF REAR SEAT PASSENGERS MAY CAUSE THE METAL COVER TO COME INTO CONTACT WITH A RUBBER CAP COVERING AN ELECTRICAL TERMINAL. THE RUBBER CAP MAY GET PINCHED, EXPOSING THE ELECTRICAL TERMINAL.

    Consequence:

    THE TERMINAL MAY COME INTO CONTACT WITH THE METAL COVER, WHICH CAN RESULT IN AN ELECTRICAL SHORT THAT MAY BLOW THE IMA FUSE. A BLOWN FUSE WILL CAUSE THE ENGINE TO STALL, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL INSTALL A PLASTIC COVER ATTACHED TO A METAL BRACKET OVER THE RUBBER CAP. THE RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 26, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA AT 1-800-999-1009.
    2006 HONDA CIVIC HYBRID
    NHTSA Campaign ID:ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
    Manufacturer:HONDA (AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO.)
    Manufacture Dates:09/06/2005 - 09/14/2006
    Potential Units Affected:36656

    Defect Description:

    HONDA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006-2007 HONDA CIVIC HYBRID VEHICLES. THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR THE VOLTAGE CONVERTER THAT RELAYS POWER FROM THE INTEGRATED MOTOR ASSIST (IMA) SYSTEM TO THE VEHICLE'S ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS TO FAIL.

    Consequence:

    THIS FAILURE WILL CAUSE THE HEADLIGHTS TO TURN OFF, THE ENGINE TO STALL, AND PREVENT THE VEHICLE FROM BEING RESTARTED, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE VOLTAGE CONVERTER FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 25, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 1-800-999-1009 A SELECT OPTION 4.
    2006 HONDA CIVIC HYBRID
    NHTSA Campaign ID:AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
    Manufacturer:Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
    Manufacture Dates: -
    Potential Units Affected:2719386

    Defect Description:

    Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain model year 2009-2011 Acura TSX, 2011 TSX Wagon, 2010-2011 Acura ZDX, 2008-2011 Honda Accord, 2010-2011 Accord Crosstour, 2006-2011 Civic, Civic Hybrid, and Civic GX, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2010-2011 FCX Clarity and Insight, and 2009-2011 Fit, and Pilot vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands, or "Zone A." Additionally, unless already included in "Zone A" above, Honda is recalling certain model year 2008 Honda Accord, 2006-2008 Civic, Civic Hybrid and Civic GX, and 2007-2008 CR-V vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia, or "Zone B." Vehicles not originally sold or ever registered in either Zones A or B are not subject to this safety recall. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.

    Consequence:

    An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

    Action:

    Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the inflator, free of charge. The recall began March 2017. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall is KA4, KA5, KA6, and KA7.
    2006 HONDA CIVIC HYBRID
    NHTSA Campaign ID:AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
    Manufacturer:Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
    Manufacture Dates: -
    Potential Units Affected:977708

    Defect Description:

    Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2009-2012 Acura TSX, 2011-2012 Acura TSX Wagon, 2010-2012 Acura ZDX, 2008-2012 Honda Accord, 2010-2012 Honda Accord Crosstour and Honda Insight, 2009-2012 Honda Fit, 2009-2012 Pilot, 2007-2011 Honda CR-V, 2012 Honda FCX Clarity and 2006-2011 Honda Civic, Civic Hybrid, Civic NGV vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands, or "Zone A." Additionally, if not included in "Zone A" above, Honda is recalling certain 2009 Acura TSX, Honda Fit and Pilot, 2008-2009 Honda Accord, 2006-2009 Civic, Civic Hybrid and Civic NGV, and 2007-2009 Honda CR-V vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia, or "Zone B." Additionally, if not included in "Zone B" above, Honda is recalling certain 2008 Honda Accord, 2006-2008 Honda Civic, Civic Hybrid and Civic NGV and 2007-2008 Honda CR-V vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.

    Consequence:

    An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

    Action:

    Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger side air bag inflator, free of charge. The manufacturer has mailed an interim notification, and will send a second notification when parts are available. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are KE1 and KE2.
    2006 HONDA CIVIC HYBRID
    NHTSA Campaign ID:AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
    Manufacturer:Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
    Manufacture Dates:09/22/2005 - 09/05/2006
    Potential Units Affected:19086

    Defect Description:

    Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2009-2014 Acura TSX, 2011-2013 TSX Sport Wagon, and 2010-2012 ZDX and 2008-2012 Honda Accord, 2010-2011 Accord Crosstour, 2006-2011 Civic, Civic Hybrid and Civic NGV, 2012-2014 Crosstour, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2009-2013 Fit, 2010-2013 Insight, and 2009-2015 Pilot vehicles. The front passenger air bag inflator may have been installed incorrectly during replacement.

    Consequence:

    An incorrectly installed air bag inflator may not properly deploy the passenger frontal air bag in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

    Action:

    Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the inflator installation and, if necessary, replace the passenger frontal air bag module assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 28, 2019. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are M4O, P4R, T4Q, and W4P.
    2006 HONDA INSIGHT
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
    Manufacturer:HONDA (AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO.)
    Manufacture Dates:08/01/2005 - 07/31/2006
    Potential Units Affected:1190000

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES AND MOTORCYCLES, THE OWNER'S MANUALS CONTAIN INCORRECT CONTACT INFORMATION FOR THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S (NHTSA) VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE.

    Consequence:

    THE LANGUAGE IN THE OWNER'S MANUALS IS NOT IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CURRENT MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS.

    Action:

    HONDA WILL SEND A POSTCARD TO DEALERS AND OWNERS WITH THE CORRECT NHTSA VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE INFORMATION AND WITH INSTRUCTIONS TO INSERT THE CARD INTO THE "REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS" SECTION OF THE OWNER'S MANUAL. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 2, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA AT 1-800-999-1009, ACURA AT 1-800-382-2238 OR HONDA MOTORCYCLES AT 1-866-784-1870.

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