Honda has announced a voluntary recall of 45,747 vehicles due to a manufacturing flaw in the power liftgate struts that can result in reduced strut performance and unexpected closure, increasing the risk of an injury.
According to the recall notice, the struts with diminished performance can lead to unexpected closure, potentially leading to an injury. The recalls affects the following vehicles that are equipped with the power liftgate gas struts:
- Model year 2008 Honda Odyssey manufactured 2008 through 2009
Under the recall notice Honda will notify owners and dealers will replace both power liftgate gas struts free of charge. For addition information, owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-800-999-1099.
If you’ve been severely injured by a recalled product, defective product attorneys may be able to help you pursue a claim for compensation. For more information, call 1-888-BURNETTI.