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this is the first time ive seen this but holy moly

Nature of Defect:
2. FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
Recall Number: 07V512000
Dates Manufactured: AUG 2006 to AUG 2007
Number of Vehicles Affected: 6545
Date Owners Notified On: N/A
Vehicle: 2007 Honda Civic

Defect Description:
ON CERTAIN COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS (CNG) VEHICLES, IN THE EVENT OF A SEVERE INTERIOR FIRE IN THE AREA OF THE REAR SEAT, THE CNG TANK MAY BE HEATED UNEVENLY, PREVENTING THE PRESSURE RELIEF DEVICE FROM VENTING THE CONTENTS OF THE TANK AS DESIGNED.

Consequence of Defect:
THIS COULD RESULT IN A TANK RUPTURE, EXPLOSION, AND EJECTION OF THE TANK FROM THE VEHICLE.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL A HEAT INSULATOR MATERIAL TO THE REAR SEAT BACK. AN INTERIM OWNER LETTER WILL BE MAILED DURING NOVEMBER 2007. WHEN PARTS ARE AVAILABLE, OWNERS WILL BE RENOTIFIED ASKING THEM TO BRING IN THEIR VEHICLE FOR REPAIR. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HONDA AT 1-800-999-1009.
 

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OMGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG

this is sooo SAD for 8th Gen Owners.... KingMarine and IvtecdoU finds another reason to take a dump on public property.
 
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