Apil 12, 2001
1991-1992 Acura Legend Recalled
Detroit, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has published a recall affecting the 1991-1992
Acura Legend automobiles. The affected automobiles were manufactured between
September 1990 and August 1992.
On certain sedan and coupe model vehicles equipped
with a Bose audio system that had separate speaker amplifiers mounted behind the rear seat
back, a transistor in the speaker amplifier could overheat, resulting in smoke or the
possibility of a fire.
47,158 automobiles are affected by this recall.
Dealers will replace the amplifier circuit boards.
The manufacturer has reported that owner
notification began on March 9, 2001. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a
reasonable time should contact Acura at 800-382-2238.
[NHTSA Recall No. 01V053]
Regarding Auto Recalls
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auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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