2013 HONDA ACCORD

Report Date:
July 08, 2013
Campaign Number:
13V297000
Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Summary:
American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (Honda) is recalling certain model year 2013 Accord vehicles that are Low-Emission Vehicle (LEV) II rated that were manufactured January 15, 2013, through April 5, 2013. The fuel tank neck may be out of specification causing the fuel pump to not properly seal to the fuel tank.

Consequence Summary:
An insufficent seal may led to a fuel leak which increases the risk of a fire.

Corrective Summary:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel tank, nut and O-ring gasket free of charge. The recall began during August 2013. Honda's recall number is JA9. Owners may contact Honda at 1-310-783-2000.