Honda—2006 Civic Hybrid Sedan

Identifying features

Identification Plate Number 35111

VIN Range:
JHMFD36206S200005 - JHMFD36206S204877

Campaign Number: 5JC
Target Number: 816

What are the defects?

A rectifier diode used in the DC-DC converter may have been damaged during manufacture which could lead to an internal short circuit during customer usage.

What are the hazards?

The short circuit could blow the main fuse causing the engine to stall and not restart.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by mail.

Owners are advised to contact their authorised Honda Dealership to have the DC-DC converter replaced with an improved component.

Supplier
Honda Australia Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category