Honda's China venture recalls vehicles: officials
AFPBEIJING--A Chinese joint venture with Japanese carmaker Honda will recall more than 400,000 cars in the world's largest auto market because of a problem with a component, China's quality watchdog said Tuesday.
August 28, 2013, 12:01 am TWN
Dongfeng Honda Automobile will begin the recall of its CR-V sport utility vehicles (SUVs) in China on Friday, the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine said in a statement on its website.
The company, which is a 50-50 joint venture between China's Dongfeng Motor Corporation and Honda, offered to inspect the vehicles and change any of the defective components, which were named as “piston rods” for shock absorbers in the statement.