Recalls for 2005 Honda CR-V

There are currently 4 recalls for your car.

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls


Recall Number: 12V486000

Recall Date: 10/05/2012

Problem Summary: HONDA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2002-2006 CR-V PASSENGER VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM FEBRUARY 19, 2002, THROUGH JULY 28, 2006. THE DRIVER-SIDE POWER WINDOW SWITCH MAY FAIL OR MELT.

Consequence: IF THE SWITCH FAILS, IT COULD OVERHEAT, SMOKE, AND CAUSE A FIRE. A SWITCH FAILURE, AND A FIRE, COULD OCCUR EVEN IF THE VEHICLE IS NOT IN USE. AS A PRECAUTION, OWNERS ARE ADVISED TO PARK OUTSIDE UNTIL THE RECALL REPAIR HAS BEEN PERFORMED.

What Owners Should Do: HONDA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPAIR THE SWITCHES, AS NECESSARY, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON, OR ABOUT, NOVEMBER 2, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA AT 1-800-999-1009.

Recall Number: 12V486000

Recall Date: 10/05/2012

Problem Summary: HONDA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2002-2006 CR-V PASSENGER VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM FEBRUARY 19, 2002, THROUGH JULY 28, 2006. THE DRIVER-SIDE POWER WINDOW SWITCH MAY FAIL OR MELT.

Consequence: IF THE SWITCH FAILS, IT COULD OVERHEAT, SMOKE, AND CAUSE A FIRE. A SWITCH FAILURE, AND A FIRE, COULD OCCUR EVEN IF THE VEHICLE IS NOT IN USE. AS A PRECAUTION, OWNERS ARE ADVISED TO PARK OUTSIDE UNTIL THE RECALL REPAIR HAS BEEN PERFORMED.

What Owners Should Do: HONDA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPAIR THE SWITCHES, AS NECESSARY, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON, OR ABOUT, NOVEMBER 2, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA AT 1-800-999-1009.

Recall Number: 07E104000

Recall Date: 12/11/2007

Problem Summary: CERTAIN CURVED TEMPERED REPLACEMENT GLASS MANUFACTURED BY HANGZHOU SAFETY GLASS LTD AND SUPPLIED TO SAFELITE BY AUTO TEMP INC., IDENTIFIED AS DOT-430, AND SOLD FOR USE ON CERTAIN DOMESTIC AND FOREIGN VEHICLES MAY NOT BREAK INTO SMALL PIECES AS EXPECTED OF TEMPERED GLASS AND FAILS TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 205, "GLAZING MATERIALS.

Consequence: IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH, THE OCCUPANT(S) MAY BE SERIOUSLY INJURED BY SHATTERED GLASS.

What Owners Should Do: SAFELITE WILL NOTIFY ITS RETAIL CUSTOMERS AND REPLACE THE GLASS FREE OF CHARGE. RETAIL CUSTOMERS CAN CONTACT SAFELITE TOLL FREE AT 1-888-843-2906. SAFELITE WILL NOTIFY ITS WHOLESALE CUSTOMERS AND REIMBURSE WHOLESALE CUSTOMERS FOR CURRENT INVENTORY AND AT A SPECIFIED RATE FOR REPLACING THEIR CUSTOMER¿S GLASS. WHOLESALE CUSTOMERS CAN CONTACT SAFELITE'S WHOLESALE DIVISION, SERVICE AUTOGLASS TOLL FREE AT 1-888-246-6298. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 15, 2008.

Recall Number: 04V526000

Recall Date: 11/08/2004

Problem Summary: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE OCCUPANT POSITION DETECTION SYSTEM'S SIDE SENSOR IS NOT INSTALLED IN THE CORRECT POSITION AND MAY FAIL TO SHUT OFF THE PASSENGER'S SIDE IMPACT AIRBAG IF THE OCCUPANT IS OUT-OF-POSITION.

Consequence: IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH, SUCH AN OUT-OF POSITION OCCUPANT MAY BE INJURED BY A DEPLOYING SIDE AIRBAG.

What Owners Should Do: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE PASSENGER'S SEAT-BACK PAD WHICH INCUDES THE OCCUPANT POSITION DETECTION SYSTEM SENSOR. THE RECALL BEGAN ON ON NOVEMBER 19, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT HONDA AT 1-800-999-1009.

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What Should You Do?

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