|NHTSA Recall #
|NHTSA Compaign #
|MFG Compaign #
|Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
|ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
|Date of notification
|Begin date of manufacuring
|End date of manufacturing
|Type of recall
|Regulation part number
|FMV safety standard number
|Estimated number of affected units
|Honda (american honda motor co.) is recalling certain 2018-2019 odyssey vehicles. Loose battery terminal connections or a degraded battery may cause the transmission control unit (tcu) to unexpectedly reboot. Upon rebooting, the tcu may shift the transmission to the "park" position, possibly damaging the parking rod.
|A damaged parking rod can allow the vehicle to roll when parked, increasing the risk of a crash or injury.
|Honda will notify owners, and dealers will ensure the battery terminal connections are secure and will update the tcu software, free of charge. Additionally, the parking rod effectiveness will be checked. The recall began may 31, 2019. Owners may contact honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda's numbers for this recall are z4j, y4k.
|Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).