Teeth separation from the timing belt may result in an engine stall, increasing the risk of crash.

Engine And Engine Cooling — Engine — Gasoline — Belts And Associated Pulleys

Date Announced
APR 12, 2019
Vehicles Affected
93,946
Acura Recall #
L4M, Z4L
NHTSA Campaign #
19V298000
Summary
Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Acura MDX and Honda Pilot vehicles and 2019 Acura RLX, RLX Sport Hybrid, TLX and Honda Odyssey and Ridgeline vehicles. The timing belt teeth may separate from the belt.
Actions
Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicle and replace any affected timing belt free of charge. Vehicles receiving a replacement timing belt will also have the engine inspected and any damaged components will be replaced for free. The recall began June 7, 2019. Honda owners may contact customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's number for this recall is L4M. Acura owners may contact customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Acura's number for this recall is Z4L.