According to the recall notice, if this occurs, the vehicle will have a loss of power and may roll away if the parking brake has not been set when the gear selector has been placed in the “park position,” potentially leading to a vehicle crash. The recalls affects the following vehicles that are driver’s side driveshaft:
- Model year 2012 Honda Civic manufactured 2011 through 2012
Under the recall notice, Honda will inspect that driver’s side driveshaft and install a new driveshaft, as needed and it will be performed free of charge. For more information, owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-800-999-1009.
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.