Honda/Acura Position Statement - Pre- and Post-Repair System Scanning
As the industry continues to ask, are pre- and post-repair scans necessary, Honda/Acura provide their answer.
Per the July 2016 position statement: “It is the position of American Honda that all vehicles involved in a collision* must have the following minimum diagnostic scans, inspections, and/or calibrations done to avoid improper repair:
*A collision is defined as damage that exceeds minor outer panel cosmetic distortion.”
The position statement also provides the Background On Scan Requirements, Diagnostic Recommendations, Inspection/Calibration/Aiming Requirements, and How To Obtain Service Information, i-HDS Diagnostic Software and Interface Hardware. For the complete bulletin click here.