Honda Recalls 264 CR-Vs with LX Trim

Honda is recalling about 264 year 2012 CR-V vehicles equipped with the LX trim level and manufactured from August 30, 2012, to August 31, 2012. These cars fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, “Certification.” The incorrect values for Gross Vehicle Weight Rating, Gross Axle Weight Rating front and rear, tire size, and rim size were specified on the safety certification label.

Honda dealers will apply the corrective label free of charge. This recall is expected to begin on, or about, November 6, 2012. Owners may contact Honda at 1-800-999-1009.

Vehicle Make / Model:
HONDA / CR-V
Model Year(s):
2012

Manufacturer: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)

Report Receipt Date: OCT 16, 2012

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V501000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Potential Number of Units Affected: 264

Consequence:
A misprinted label could lead to improper vehicle loading. Improper loading could result in a tire failure, increasing the risk of a crash.

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