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ALERT: Honda Recalling Cars to Fix Airbag Issue

Honda Motor Company plans to recall nearly 300,000 Honda and Acura vehicles due to a potentially deadly airbag issue.

In the event of an accident, there is concern that the casing of the driver side airbag will explode. Four deaths and 18 injuries have been reportedly caused by the malfunction.

The latest recall includes these models:

Certain 2001 and 2002 Accord

2001 to 2003 Civic

2001 to 2003 Odyssey

2002 and 2003 CR-V

2003 Pilot

2002 and 2003 Acura 3.2 TL

2003 Acura 3.2 CL

For more information on what to do if you own a Honda or Acura

Honda owners should go to www.recalls.honda.com or call (800) 999-1009 and select option 4

Acura owners can go to http://www.recalls.acura.com or call (800) 382-2238 and select option 4.