Honda—Civic Hybrid & Civic Sports

PRA number


Published date

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

Civic Hybrid from JHMFD36206S200005 to JHMFD36206S200766. Civic Sports from MRHFD26506P040001 to MRHFD26506P040455.

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?

Vehicle malfunction

What should consumers do?

Honda will contact owners of affected vehicles by mail.


Honda Australia Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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