July 27, 2013
Posted By Jason Heard, Sales Manager at Frank Ancona Honda
According to Honda in America, the rise of counterfeit airbags is becoming a bigger concern each day, and as the automotive leader in safety, Honda wants to make sure every driver knows the risks.
This video shows how deployment speeds differ between a certified Honda airbag and a counterfeit one. The message: 1/100th of a second could save your life.
As a company with more vehicles equipped with an IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating on the market than any car manufacturer (5), Honda encourages buyers to find a reputable Honda dealer and make sure all parts came from a quality body shop.
The airbag is one of the most important yet overlooked auto features, so make it a priority when you’re buying.
Click here for more information on Honda’s airbag technology and buying tips.