Honda Recalls 167K Acuras In US Over Fire Risk

Law360, New York (April 30, 2010, 4:24 PM EDT) -- American Honda Motor Co. Inc. has announced plans to recall about 167,000 Acura TSX vehicles sold in the U.S. because of a problem with the power steering hose that can lead to leakage of fluid and potentially cause a fire under the car's hood.

Thursday's recall — Honda's third in 2010 — affects 2004 through 2008 model year Acura TSX vehicles that have 2.4-litre inline four-cylinder engines, the company said.

Honda plans to install a new power steering hose, o-ring gasket and fluid in the cars...
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