Honda Malaysia recalls 143,970 cars affected by airbag inflator issue


Honda Malaysia has just announced another precautionary update for another 143,970 units of Honda vehicles made between 2006 to 2012. This follows the company’s latest recall exactly a month ago involving some 46,710 cars over the same issue – a faulty driver’s side airbag inflator module.

The affected models involved in the update this time around are: City (Year Made 2006 to 2012), Civic (2006 to 2011), Civic Hybrid (2007 to 2011), CR-V (2007 to 2011), Insight (2011 to 2012), Jazz (2009 to 2012) and Stream (2007 to 2012).

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All affected customers will be notified via letters which will include details of the product update. The replacement works will commence once the parts are available, and all costs involved will be borne by Honda Malaysia.

Honda Malaysia urges owners of Honda vehicles affected by the recall to get their vehicles checked and parts replaced at any authorised Honda dealers as soon as possible upon receiving the notification letters. You may also call Honda’s Toll Free line at 1-800-88-2020 to check your car’s product update status.


Matthew H. Tong

Matthew H. Tong

A straightforward, fun-loving guy who appreciates the superficiality of a car's appeal, but his admiration for anything on four wheels gives him no reason to neglect the makings of a car. He still believes that fun comes with three pedals and a stick.
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