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March 12, 2003

American Honda Motor Has Recalled the 2003 Odyssey

(SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the following information.

Models: Honda Odyssey Year: 2003

Number Potentially Involved: 3,617

Defect: Some fuel tanks have surface imperfections that could allow fuel to leak from the tank. Fuel
leakage, in the presence of an ignition source, could result in a fire.

Remedy: Dealers will inspect the fuel tank for surface imperfections. If any imperfections are found, the
fuel tank will be replaced. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification was expected to begin
during February 2003. Owners may contact Honda at 1-800-999-1009.

[NHTSA Recall No. 03V014].

Important Note Regarding Auto Recalls
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write down the NHTSA 
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!

How many did you hear about?

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