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2014 ACURA MDX RECALL (POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION)

Make: Acura
Model Year: 2014
Model: MDX
NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V571000
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Potential Number of Vehicles Affected: 19,197
Owner Notified Date: N/A
Report Received Date: 11/14/2013
Record Creation Date: 11/21/2013

2014 Acura MDX DEFECT SUMMARY

American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (Honda) is recalling certain model year 2014 Acura MDX AWD vehicles manufactured May 6, 2013, through October 14, 2013. The bolts that attach the drive shaft to the automatic transmission transfer assembly may not have been properly tightened. As a result, the bolts could loosen possibly allowing the shaft to detach.

2014 Acura MDX DEFECT CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY

If the drive shaft detaches while driving it could cause excessive noise and possibly damage the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

2014 Acura MDX RECALL CORRECTIVE SUMMARY

Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and tighten the drive shaft attaching bolts as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in January 2014. Owners may contact Honda at 1-800-999-1009 or visit their website at www.recalls.honda.com. Honda's recall number is JC8.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

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