NHTSA Investigates Unexpected Braking In Honda Pilots

Law360, Chicago (October 12, 2012, 1:35 PM EDT) -- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating a possible brake system defect that could affect nearly 88,000 older model Honda Pilot SUVs, the second probe the agency has launched for Pilot vehicles this month, according to an NHTSA notice available Friday.

The NHTSA opened a preliminary investigation of Honda Pilots from model year 2005 on Oct. 9, granting the petition for a defect probe a consumer sent to the agency in April alleging that because of a malfunctioning of the cars' stability control systems, "steering...
To view the full article, register now.