Honda CR-V Recall, Load Rating Error

Vehicle Make / Model:     Model Year(s):
     HONDA CR-V     2012
Manufacturer: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) Report Receipt Date: OCT 16, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V501000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected: 264   
2012 Honda CR-V Recalled, Loading Danger

 Honda is recalling certain model year 2012 CR-V, equipped with the LX trim level and manufactured from August 30, 2012, to August 31, 2012. These vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification." The incorrect values for Gross Vehicle Weight Rating, Gross Axle Weight Rating front and rear, tire size, and rim size were specified on the safety certification label.   

 A misprinted label could lead to improper vehicle loading. Improper loading could result in a tire failure, increasing the risk of a crash.

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