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[YesAuto News] Recently, Guangqi Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. and Dongfeng Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. filed a recall plan with the AQSIQ in accordance with the requirements of the “Regulations on the Recall of Defective Automobile Products”, and decided to recall the old car from February 1, 2015 For the Fit sedan, the old Accord and Alison have been recalled since February 28, 2015. A total of 569,769 vehicles have been recalled.

Recall scope:

(1) Some 2003 Fit SALOON cars produced by Guangqi Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. between October 30, 2002 and December 30, 2003, a total of 16,505 vehicles.

(2) Some 2003-2007 Accord cars produced by Guangqi Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. from May 17, 2002 to December 25, 2007, totaling 527,136 vehicles;

(3) Some Elysion multi-purpose passenger vehicles produced by Dongfeng Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. from June 4, 2012 to June 17, 2014, totaling 26,128.

Reason for recall:

(1) GAC Honda's old model Fit: Some vehicles within the scope of this recall may cause damage to the inflator shell and flying out of shell fragments when the passenger seat airbag is deployed in some vehicles within the scope of this recall, which may injure the passengers in the vehicle and pose a safety hazard. Guangqi Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. will replace the passenger's airbag inflator free of charge for the vehicles within the scope of the recall to eliminate possible safety hazards.

(2) GAC Honda’s old Accord and Dongfeng Honda Alison: Some of the vehicles within the scope of this recall may experience damage to the gas generator shell and the shell fragments flying out when the front airbags in the driver’s seat of some vehicles are deployed. It may injure the passengers in the car and pose a safety hazard. Guangqi Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. and Dongfeng Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. will replace the driver's front airbag gas generator for free for the vehicles within the scope of the recall, and investigate and analyze whether the gas generator has problems.

Recall background:

Since 2008, Honda has recalled more than 17 million vehicles worldwide due to defects in Takata airbags. Japanese auto parts manufacturer Takata is currently at the center of a series of car recalls caused by airbag problems. These airbags provided by Takata have defects, which may cause parts to fly when the airbag is deployed and cause personal injury. The domestic recall is part of Honda's global recall.

Recall method:

Guangqi Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. and Dongfeng Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. will notify relevant users through special sales and service stores. Guangqi Honda users can call Guangben customer service hotlines: 800-830-8999, 400-830-8999 and special sales and service store hotlines For consultation, Dongfeng Honda users can call Dongben customer service hotline 800-880-9899, 400-880-6622 for consultation. Car owners can also visit the website of the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (www.aqsiq.gov.cn) and the website of the Defective Product Management Center of the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (www.dpac.gov.cn) for more information. In addition, you can also call the hotline of the Defective Product Management Center of the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine: 010-59799616 to report problems in the implementation of the recall or submit defect clues.

More reading:

A total of 2,848 Dongfeng passenger cars recalled Fengshen A60 cars
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