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2012 Honda Civic recall S40

Honda Recall S40: Left (Driver's Side) Driveshaft

2012 Honda Civic

If this occurs, the vehicle will have a loss of drive power and may roll away if the parking brake has not been set when the gear selector has been placed in the ┐park┐ position, increasing the risk of crash or pedestrian injury.

Power Train — Driveline — Driveshaft

Summary
Honda is recalling certain model year 2012 Honda Civic vehicles. During assembly, the process required to seat the driver's side driveshaft and set the retaining clip was not completed. As a result, the driveshaft may separate.
Actions
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the driver's side driveshaft and install a new driveshaft as needed, free of charge. The safety recall began on June 21. 2012. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009.
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Date Announced
JUN 04, 2012
Vehicles Affected
50,190
Honda Recall #
S40
NHTSA Campaign #
12V256000
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