Power steering fluid leaking onto a hot catalytic converter will generate smoke and possibly lead to an under-hood fire.
Steering — Hydraulic Power Assist — Hose, Piping, And Connections
- Date Announced
- DEC 04, 2007
- Vehicles Affected
- Acura Recall #
- NHTSA Campaign #
- On certain passenger vehicles, prolonged high under-hood temperatures may cause the power steering hose to deteriorate prematurely causing the hose to crack and leak power steering fluid.
- Dealers will install a new heat resistant power steering hose free of charge. The recall began on December 12, 2007. Owners may contact Honda at 800-382-2238.
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