Honda Australia Pty Ltd - Honda ACCORD HYBRID 2019

recall information

Recall number
REC-000589
PRA number
2020/18761
Campaign number
6PU
Original published date
Last updated date

make and model information

Make
Honda
Model
ACCORD HYBRID
Year range
2019
Affected units
89

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

In cold ambient temperatures, the DC-DC converter may shut down and prevent the 12-volt battery from recharging, resulting in a loss of drive power if the vehicle continues to be driven. Warning lights in the instrument cluster will illuminate and a warning message will also appear.

What are the hazards?

Loss of power could result in the vehicle slowing or stopping, increasing the risk of an accident.

Warning: the ACCC considers that the hazard posed to consumers from this safety defect includes the risk of an accident resulting in serious injury or death.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their preferred Honda Australia dealership to arrange for repair, free of charge.

For further information, consumers can contact Honda on 1800 804 945 (Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 6pm AEST).
Supplier details
Honda Australia Pty Ltd

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product type