POSTED: Thursday, February 17, 2011 - 3:55pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 17, 2011 - 4:52pm
The Honda company is taking back over 693,000 cars after a defect was found in several models.
The affected 693,500 cars have a faulty spring that could cause the engine to fail to restart. Those affected are the Honda Freed, Fit and City.
The recall is mostly in Japan, China, and parts from Asia. No word yet on cars affected in the United States.
No accidents have been reported due to this defect.