Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) – Missing Fuse in 12-Volt Battery Cable

Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2020-2022 CR-V Hybrid vehicles. The 12-Volt battery cable routed outside of the body frame is missing a fuse on the power circuit, which can allow the battery cable to short circuit or overheat during a crash.

Affected models:

Report Received Date 20231213
NHTSA ID 23V844000
Consequence Summary An overheated battery cable or short circuit can increase the risk of a fire or injury in a crash.
Corrective Action Dealers will replace the battery cable, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 29, 2024. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's number for this recall is FGB.
Recall Code FGB
Potentially Affected 106030
Fire Risk When Parked No
Do Not Drive No
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