Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) – Engine Damage from Connecting Rod Bearing Wear

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2015-2020 Acura TLX, 2016-2020 Acura MDX, 2016 and 2018-2019 Pilot, 2017 and 2019 Ridgeline, and 2018-2019 Odyssey vehicles. Due to a manufacturing error, the connecting rod bearing in the engine may wear and seize, damaging the engine.

Report Received Date 11/13/2023
NHTSA ID 23V751000
Consequence Summary A damaged engine may run improperly or stall while driving, increasing the risk of a fire, crash, or injury.
Corrective Action Dealers will inspect and repair, or replace the engine as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 2, 2024. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for these recalls are XG1 and GG0.
Recall Code XG1, GG0
Potentially Affected 248999
Fire Risk When Parked No
Do Not Drive No
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