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2016 HONDA ACCORD

Report Date:
June 29, 2017
Campaign Number:
17V418000
Component:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

Summary:
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2013-2016 Honda Accord vehicles. The case for the battery sensor, part of the battery management system, may allow water to get in, potentially causing an electrical short.

Consequence Summary:
An electrical short increases the risk of a fire.

Corrective Summary:
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the sensor, free of charge. Dealers will perform an interim remedy of applying adhesive to the case to prevent water intrusion. The recall began November 8, 2017. Owners may contact American Honda Customer Support Center at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's number for this recall is KG0.