Honda—Odyssey—Ignition switch

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
1995 Odyssey JHMRA18700C000010 - C006696. 1996 Odyssey JHMRA 18*00C100075-C105976 (*7/8)

What are the defects?

Poor contact between the ignition switch contacts which may lead to arcing causing burning of the contacts and increased electrial resistance. As a result, this may interrupt the ignition switch circuit and cause the engine to stall. Additionally, heat generated due to increased resistance may melt solder within the switch and may fall into the drivers footwell.

What are the hazards?

Vehicle malfunction

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles are being contacted by mail and are required to contact an authorised Honda Dealer to arrange for the ignition switch to be replaced. This recall will be affected at no charge for parts or labour. For further inquiries please call Honda Australia on 1800 804 954, Monday to Friday between 8.30am - 5.30pm EST.

Supplier
Honda Australia Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category