American Honda is recalling 182,000 vehicles, including the 2005 Honda Pilot, because the Vehicle Stability Assist system could malfunction and apply the brakes without any input from the driver.
Same problem. On March 14, 2013, american Honda motor co., Inc. (Honda) submitted a defect information report to NHTSA identifying a defect in the vehicle stability assist (vsa) system in approximately 183,576 model year (my) 2005 Honda Pilot, Acura rl and my 2005-2006 Acura MDX vehicles (NHTSA recall no 13V-092).
The 2012 Honda Pilot is a competent offering in the crossover segment, but that doesn't mean there isn't room for improvement. So for 2012, Honda has made some minor changes to the Pilot both.
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) System - Honda. Keyword-suggest-tool.com Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) System VSA System Indicator The VSA system indicator (see page 56 ) comes on and stays on when there is a problem with the VSA system. If the VSA indicator comes on while driving, pull to the side of the road when it is safe and turn off the engine.
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) In a statement released by American Honda, the company explained that the recall stemmed from the problem with Honda’s Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) System. According to Honda, this could cause the car’s brakes to suddenly be applied even without any input from the driver.
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) System The Vehicle Stability Assist system helps to stabilize the vehicle during cornering if the car turns more or less than desired. It also assists you in maintaining traction while accelerating on loose or slippery road surfaces. It does this by regulating the engine's output, and by selectively applying braking.
The Honda VSA control unit learns the current driver’s normal braking characteristics by monitoring the brake pressure sensor and the brake pedal position switch at each stop. Using these inputs and their values, the VSA control unit is able to learn the driver’s normal braking habits, and then determine the difference between a normal stop and a panic stop for the individual driver of the.
The VSA warning light on the Honda accord means, Vehicle Stability Assistance. It comes in if it senses your vehicle is not quite as stable as it should be.