Position Statements

SUBJECT: STEEL AND ALUMINUM WHEEL REPAIR

TORRANCE, Calif., June 18, 2007 – American Honda Motor Co, Inc. does not approve of any repair of steel or aluminum wheels that involves welding, bending hammering, straightening, re-machining, reforming, or adding new material.

Any repair of steel or aluminum wheels must be strictly limited to minor cosmetic sanding or polishing that removes just the finish.

 

American Honda will not warrant any wheel other than an undamaged original or a new replacement part.

For more information on aftermarket wheels and wheel safety:

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