Recalls & Defects For 2017 Acura MDX


Vehicle Report: 2017 Acura MDX


Recalls & Defects

Recall Subject: Fuel System, Gasoline:storage:tank Assembly

Report Receipt Date: 06/09/2016
NHTSA Campaign: 16v417000

Summary
Honda (american honda motor co.) is recalling certain model year 2015 acura mdx 2wd and mdx 4wd vehicles, 2016 acura mdx 4wd vehicles, 2015-2016 honda odyssey vehicles, and 2016 honda pilot 2wd and 4wd vehicles. the affected vehicles have fuel tanks that were manufactured with insufficient welds which may separate and allow fuel to leak out.

Consequence
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.

Remedy
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel tanks, free of charge. owners may contact honda/acura customer service at 1-888-234-2138. the recall began on july 29, 2016. honda's numbers for this recall are ka9 (honda vehicles) and kb0 (acura vehicles).

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: Service Brakes, Hydraulic:foundation Components:disc:caliper

Report Receipt Date: 11/01/2018
NHTSA Campaign: 18v777000

Summary
Honda (american honda motor co.) is recalling certain 2017-2019 acura mdx, 2017-2018 acura mdx sport hybrid, 2018-2019 honda hr-v and honda odyssey, and 2016 honda hr-v vehicles. the rear brake caliper pistons may have an insufficient coating, causing gas pockets to form, reducing brake performance. as such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) number 135, "light vehicle brake systems."

Consequence
A reduction of braking performance increases the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Owners will be notified, and honda or acura dealers will bleed the brakes, free of charge. the recall is expected to begin december 17, 2018. owners may contact honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. honda's numbers for this recall are c31 and l30.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.



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