Honda—Civic Hybrid & Civic Sports
What are the defects?
The Electronic Control Unit which controls the power steering operation of the vehicle, may receive unstable voltage output, from the motor angle detecting circuit within the ECU. If this situation occurs the fail safe function of the power steering system may not operate. As a result, the EPS warning lamp will illuminate, the power assist function of the vehicle will not operate and the steering system may require increased force for steering wheel operation.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
Honda will contact owners of affected vehicles by mail.