2014 HONDA CIVIC

Report Date:
March 10, 2014
Campaign Number:
14V109000
Component:
TIRES:BEAD

Summary:
American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (Honda) is recalling certain model year 2014 Honda Civic LX vehicles manufactured November 26, 2013, through January 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, during mounting of the tires, the tire bead may have gotten pinched between the assembly equipment and the steel wheel rims, resulting in damage to the tire.

Consequence Summary:
The tire damage could cause the tire to lose air, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace any damaged tire, free of charge. The recall began on April 16, 2014. Owners may contact Honda at 1-800-999-1009. Honda's number for this recall is JD8.