USA: Honda recalls model year 2017 Honda CR-V 2WDs and AWDs The fuel supply pipe could disconnect a

Discussion in '5th Generation (2017-)' started by J_Mike, Monday 28th Aug, 2017.

  1. J_Mike New Member Getting Started

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    Not sure if this is new or relevant to the UK, but thought it should be posted as a FYI

    https://www.consumeraffairs.com/new...ear-2017-honda-CR-V-2wds-and-awds-073117.html

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    American Honda Motor Co. is recalling 24,127 model year 2017 Honda CR-V 2WD and AWD vehicles.
    The vehicles have a fuel supply pipe that may have been improperly manufactured, possibly resulting in the pipe disconnecting and leaking while the vehicle is being driven.
    If the pipe disconnects, the engine will stall, increasing the risk of a crash. Additionally, the disconnected pipe may leak fuel, which, in the presence of an ignition source, can increase the risk of a fire.
    What to do

    Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel supply pipe, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 25, 2017.
    Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's number for this recall is KH1."
     
  2. Nels Club Moderator Club Staff

    If this applies to UK owners, they can check their VIN here.
     
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  3. TheDarkKnight Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

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    This is only for US- CR-V's.

    There is no 5th Generation CR-V here in the UK. And in any case, this thread is in the wrong subsection and should be moved to the 5th Generation section.

    Preview of the European 5th Generation CR-V is at next months Frankfurt Motor Show, including the hybrid CR-V:

    Honda Urban EV Concept due at Frankfurt Motor Show | Carbuyer
     
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