News About Honda Problems, Recalls, and Lawsuits

  1. 2018

    1. June

    2. May

    3. April

    4. March

    5. January

  2. 2017

    1. January

      • Honda. Takata. Recall.

        Three words that I’m tired of typing and you’re sick of hearing about. Yet here we are with another recall of 1.3 million Honda and Acura vehicles with ticking tim...

  3. 2016

    1. October

      • Car companies seem intent on squeezing in the latest and greatest technology into our cars, even when those technologies are an overall detriment to the driving experience. But there’s good news...

      • The 2016 Civic has an electronic parking brake. Oh wait, let me fix that – the 2016 Civic has an electronic parking brake that doesn’t always work.

        There, that’s better. Or worse (depend...

    2. August

      • Have you ever hired a moving company? If you have, you know it’s unlikely everything is going to make it to the destination in one piece. I guess we shouldn’t be surprised when the same thing ha...

    3. July

      • You’re not going to be going far in some 2015-2016 Honda and Acura vehicles, because the gas tanks leak.

        “Honda blames the problem on insufficient welds which may separate and allow fuel...

      • A group of Acura owners are suing Honda because they believe problems with the car’s bluetooth are draining the batteries. Honda is being sued by Acura owners for bluetooth problems that can dra...

      • If you own one of these 2008-2011 Honda vehicles, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) wants you to stop driving immediately.

    4. April

      • If you thought one recall for Takata airbag inflators was a nightmare, you’re really not going to like this news from CarComplaints.com.

        “Honda is recalling over 11,600 older Honda Accor...

    5. February

      • Your vehicle might be involved in one of the largest and most dangerous recalls in automotive history. Honda is recalling 2.2 million vehicles with PSDI-5 Takata inflators.

        You’ve probab...

      • The 10th generation Civic is off to a rough start. Honda is telling its dealerships to stop selling the 2016 model year until their engines can be fixed. From CarComplaints.com:

        The Civi...

      • About 341,000 Honda Accords with Continental Automotive System airbags have been recalled.

        “Honda says the 2008-2010 Honda Accords have airbags that can fail to deploy in a crash, someth...

    6. January

      • A lawsuit says the soy-coated, environmentally friendly electrical wiring used by Honda in 2012-2015 vehicles is irresistible to rabbits, mice, and other rodents. Soy vey.

        When the lead ...

      • The 2015 CR-V has widespread vibration problems that are so bad it’s actually made some owners car-sick. Why all the shaking? This was Honda’s first attempt at combining their direct-injected “E...

  4. 2015

    1. November

    2. October

      • If your fire extinguisher shot out liquid propane when you needed to put out a flame, you’d be surprised. If your door lock opened in the middle of the night just because it was windy out, you’d...

      • 2015 CR-V owners are sick and tired of their SUVs making them sick and tired. The combination of the continuously variable transmission (CVT) and the new “Earth Dreams” direct-injection engine h...

      • There won’t be a recall for electronic power steering issues in the 2013 Accord, even though Honda acknowledged the problem.

        Late last year the National Highway Traffic Safety Administra...

      • Honda is recalling 6,786 Accord Hybrids because of software problems in the battery cell voltage sensor.

        The battery sensors can get freaked out by electrical noise from the inverter or ...

      • Honda is recalling 37 Odyssey minivans. While that may be small is size, it is not small in scope.

        The affected minivans don’t meet federal safety standards and have airbags that may not...

    3. August

      • Hearing that your car has been recalled can be scary nowadays. Is it exploding Takata airbags? Is my engine about to catch fire? Luckily for 2016 HR-V owners, it’s a little less serious than tha...

      • Honda has announced a small, but important recall of 4-cylinder engines found in the 2014-15 Accord and 2015 CR-V. A manufacturing error might lead to serious engine damage. I’m no mechanic, but...

    4. March

      • An additional 104,000 vehicles are joining the growing list of Honda cars with dangerous Takata airbag inflators. Owners will need to have their car’s driver-side inflators replaced.

    5. January

      • It’s Friday, so in the immortal words of Loverboy I feel I can say that “everybody is working for the weekend.” That is, unless you’re one of the defective airbags in over 2.1 million vehicles. ...

  5. 2014

    1. September

      • Honda CR-V door lock actuator complaints have flooded the Internet for years. Owners were fed up with the faulty actuator causing the door locks to fail. Now thanks to a class-action settlement,...

      • The 2015 Honda Fit’s A-pillar cover might fit a little too snuggly and interfere with the deployment of airbags. The A-pillar is that bar that sits between your windshield and front windows. In ...

    2. August

    3. June

      • With so much technology in cars nowadays, most modern recalls revolve around software bugs and module updates. Not the 2013 Fit though – it’s going old school with driveshaft failure that will d...

    4. May

      • Honda may have added a built-in vacuum cleaner to some of its 2014 Odyssey minivans, but what really sucks is that a side curtain airbag might not work.

        Nearly 25,000 Honda Odyssey miniv...