August 1, 2001
2002 Honda TL Recalled
Detroit, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has published a recall affecting certain 2002 Honda TL automobiles
manufactured between February and April 2001.
On certain sedans equipped with an
"auto-up" power window feature on the driver's door, the driver's side power
window control unit can fail.
Depending on the failure mode, the window could
become inoperative, open or close independent of switch activation, or the auto-reverse
system may not operate. The auto-reverse system failure could result in occupant injury.
10,575 vehicles are affected by this recall.
Dealers will replace the power window control
The manufacturer has reported that owner
notification began May 9, 2001. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a
reasonable time should contact Honda at 1-800-999-1009.
[NHTSA Recall No. 01V161]
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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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