Six automakers, including Toyota, Honda and Nissan, are recalling nearly 3.4 million older-model vehicles worldwide because of defective air bags that can send shrapnel flying into the passenger compartment.
An international recall of close to 250,000 Honda and Acura vehicles announced this week can trace its origins back to an afternoon drive on Route 2 West in Concord in October, 2010.
A braking problem has prompted Honda to recall nearly a quarter of a million vehicles worldwide.
“It looks like a cruiser, but it actually is a sports bike.” – Phillipo and his Chopper
Gotta love the chutzpah of the California lady (not sure she’s a lady) who’s suing Honda automobiles for misleading her on the mileage she would get from her Honda Civic Hybrid. She claims the Honda salesman and the sticker on the car had it rated at 50 miles per gallon. In reality, she’s getting closer to 30 miles per gallon or less and she’s not happy.
Do you drive a Honda that’s about ten years old? There could be a problem with the airbag.
Imagine parking your brand new car in a parking garage only to return and find it sitting on blocks with all four wheels gone. The i-Team found it’s happening quite a bit these days.
The earthquake in Japan will mean a shortage of cars and that could drive up prices.