US NHTSA Recalls: Braun-modified Honda Odyssey Vans


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Tuesday, January 26, 2021, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, posted a total of twenty-eight (28) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/cXy430qH5Ln

Direct link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/search/safety-issues#recall

Additional information:

Among the twenty-eight (28) recalls the NHTSA has announced in January 2021, comes news of the following:

Logo - Braun CorporationBraun Corporation (“Braun”), a Madison, Wisconsin establishment, has recalled an estimated 1,258 model year 2018-2021 Braun-modified Honda Odyssey Vans marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Fuel System, Gasoline – Fuel Tank may overfill into Charcoal Canister

NHTSA Safety Notification 21V010000 reports the Fuel Tank Assembly installed by Braun may be susceptible to the Fuel Tank overfilling into the Charcoal Canister. If the Charcoal Canister fills with a sufficient amount of fuel, fuel may leak out.

Logo - American Honda Motor Co.According to the NHTSA, a fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may increase the risk of fire, explosion, burns and/or smoke inhalation with consequential life-changing or life-ending results

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat burns, explosive impact injuries and/or smoke inhalation and/or respiratory injury.

Please note that under 49 United States Code § 30112(a), it is illegal for anyone, including a manufacturer, distributor, dealer or retailer to sell an item of equipment or vehicle that fails to comply with all applicable Federal motor vehicle safety standards.

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Braun will notify registered owners, and dealers will inspect vehicles. If evidence of a fuel leak is present, a new Fuel Tank Assembly and a new Honda Charcoal Canister will be installed, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 10, 2021. Owners may contact Braun customer service at 1-800-488-0359.

==> You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold by American Honda Motor Co., please search for “Honda” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for accessories manufactured, marketed and/or under the Braun brand, please search for “Braun” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Honda Odyssey brand, please search for “Odyssey” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fire hazards, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Explosion hazards, please search for “explosion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Burn hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Smoke Inhalation hazards, please search for “smoke inhalation” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V010000
Recalls Direct RIN: 14021-2021
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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