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Honda CR-V (2001 – 2006)

Published on 26. 12. 2020
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Problem description:

Liquid can accumulate in a gap in the Power Window Master Switch (PWMS) case.

As a result, a short circuit could occur that can generate heat and cause the PWMS and adjacent parts to overheat, increasing the risk of fire.

The Honda CR-V models affected by this recall were manufactured between 7 November 2001 and 6 October 2006.

Honda recall code: 6WW

Source: Rapex Alert 52/2020 A12/01870/20

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Type of alert Serious
Make Honda
Model CR-V
Production period 7. 11. 2001 - 6. 10. 2006
Risk Fire
Type/number of model e11*98/14*0190*00, e11*98/14*0190*01, e11*98/14*0190*02, e11*2001/116*0234*01.
Country of origin United Kingdom
Alert submitted by Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in see the source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex 20201225



What the owner should do?

If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Honda dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

Check the vehicle's history

UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.

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