2012-13 Honda Insight Engine Oil Issue

2013 Honda Insight

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The problem: The engine may consume oil at a rapid rate due to oil control rings getting clogged with carbon deposits.

Vehicles affected by service bulletin:

  • 2012 Honda Insight
  • 2013 Honda Insight

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Corrective action: Dealers will install new pistons, piston pins, rings and spark plugs.

Warranty info: This service is being performed free of charge under Honda's new-car or extended warranty, whichever applies.

What owners should do: Call your local dealer with your vehicle's identification number to determine if it's involved in this service bulletin. You can also call Honda at 800-999-1009 or the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration at 888-327-4236. Reference TSB No. 15-015.

Need to find a dealer for service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find a local dealer.

Editor's note: This is only one of dozens of service bulletins issued each month by automakers. Please check your automaker's website to see if your vehicle has any service bulletins pending.

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